Sunday 24th: We travel to Bournemouth for check-in with a refreshing cup of tea whilst
your luggage is delivered to your room. Dinner is followed by entertainment
Monday 25th: Today we have a free day to explore Bournemouth at leisure. Collect your
Christmas quiz sheets from Reception. At our hotel this afternoon we enjoy sherry &
Christmas cake with a guess the weight of the cake competition and then eye’s down with
an afternoon of Bingo. Enjoy traditional Christmas Fayre in the restaurant followed by
Tuesday 26th: Today we visit Salisbury, described as the city in the countryside, Salisbury
retains much of its historic past. With timbered buildings, an early English Gothic carthedral
home to the famous Magna Carta, there’s a lot to be explored. Dinner this evening is
followed by entertainment.
Wednesday 27th: After breakfast (Don’t forget to hand in your Quiz answers) we travel
into Hardy country with a stop in delightful Dorchester, county town of Dorset and home to
Thomas Hardy. This was Hardy’s Casterbridge and those with an interest can see many
sights on the Hardy walk. Others will find plenty to do in the small but lively centre. We
return to our hotel after lunch for an Afternoon Tea Dance with a nice cup of tea and mince
pie. Start the ‘New Year’ celebrations with a complimentary glass of bucks fizz before
dinner after which we will complete our Turkey & Tinsel festivities with your evening
entertainer. Fancy dress more than welcome!
Thursday 28th: The festivities have come to an end and after a filling breakfast, it’s time to
bid farewell and head homewards.