Monday 30th: Morning start as we head south via the motorways into Kent and check-in
at the Brands Hatch Hotel with welcome tea and coffee on arrival.
New Years Eve: After breakfast we will visit the historic city of Rochester, known for its
connections to Charles Dickens and its cathedral, the second oldest foundation in
England. Rochester is now an attractive city with an array of quaint cafés and shops to
explore. Later, we travel back to the hotel to enjoy our New Year celebrations, including a
welcoming sparkling wine reception before a 4 course Gala Dinner with set menu followed
by disco entertainment.
New Years Day: This morning we travel into London with time to visit the shops and also
to see the London New Years Day Parade which starts at 12 noon on Piccadilly, one of the
capital’s most famous thoroughfares. The theme for the forthcoming street spectacular
is ‘London Loves Life. Taking part will be Marshall University Marching Thunder, Moto
Stunts International a motor cycle display team, The London School of Samba, a Latin
American performance group, The turn-of-year tradition, much loved across the Capital
and around the World, is eagerly anticipated by participants, tourists and television viewers
alike. We return to our hotel for this evening’s 3 course buffet dinner.
Thursday 2nd: After our full English breakfast we head for home.