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The Travel Department tour operator

Northern Ireland
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The Travel Department tour operator

Has anyone any experience of using this tour operator?

I am particularly interested in their holiday in Tuscany including Florence, Siena & Assisi based at the Grand Hotel Excelsior in Chianciano.

Many thanks

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My wife and I have used this company a couple of times. Hotels are reasonable and excursions ok. Worth a try.

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HI, I have used the travel department twice now. My dad used them and my neighbours have used them for years. I was in Tuscany last year with them but based in Montecatini. We also did Florence, Siena, Pisa, Lucca and a few other towns. I love using the TD as once you get off your flight there's nothing to think about except enjoying your holiday. Everything is arranged - meals - trips - lunches - city guides - rep on hand 24/7 for any problems/ queries. This year I was in Lake Como with the TD and again everything was great. I am hoping to go back to Tuscany next year (as its greener and more country-like) and maybe a christmas market trip before that!. I met some people on holidays who were on their fourth TD trip! Can't be bad. Having used them twice now myself I would always have them as my a first choice. As a solo traveller the TD makes my travel life so much easier and relaxed and also makes my family happier to know I'm not travelling alone!.

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