Holiday Blog!

If the icy weather has got you thinking about some time in the sun or you fancy a city break away from your normal routine, the Bridges has a great selection of travel agents on hand to help you sort your perfect holiday.

  • Dawson & Sanderson have 50 years of experience behind them, and can help you to sort currency exchange, car hire and charters, as well as just the flights and hotels.
  • Hays UK has Sunderland as its base, and as the largest independent travel agent, they have plenty of options on offer.
  • TUI is a name synonymous with holidays, and with options for flights, holidays, cruises and all inclusive resorts, it’s no wonder why.

Whatever you fancy, and whoever you’re bringing, the Bridges’ selection of travel agents are here to help you plan your get away – stress free.

Here’s some locations you might want to consider for the New Year…


Combine beach days with days out to the incredible selection of theme parks in the state of Florida. If you fancy a day away from tourist hot spots, you can also explore the Everglades, where you might spot some of the region’s famous alligators.




Beaches are the headliner on this Greek island, and with over 60 to choose from you won’t be disappointed. Enjoy the sunshine and the blue waters with a drink in your hand from the selection of classy bars and nightlife venues.



Head to the heart of Turkey’s Turquoise Coast and experience the vast sand pebble beaches of Marmaris. The Grand Bazaar is great for shopping, while The Old Town is perfect for a meal in a taverna.



Known by some as The Floating Garden, this Portugese island is packed full of gorgeous plants and flowers. Its many churches, villages and mountains make it the perfect location for a holiday of sightseeing.



Positioned on the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico, Cancun is a lively resort with something for everyone. Local markets, cantinas and stunning beaches can fill your days, while restaurants and nightclubs, which often headline world famous DJs, can keep you up all night.