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08-01-2013 : A CANAL BOAT HOLIDAY IS THE PERFECT VALENTINE GETAWAY

Love and romance is very much alive on the waterways this Valentine's Day and if are looking for a romantic weekend away why not consider a Canal Boat Holiday.

Thinking about a proposal this Valentine day then book a Canal Boat Holiday from Alvechurch and cruise to Birmingham.

Close to Gas Street Basin is the wonderful Jewellery Quarter and with over 400 jewellery businesses based there it is an ideal place to find something unique for your loved one.

From our Canal Boat Holiday marina at Lowesmoor Wharf cruise to Stratford upon Avon the home of William Shakespeare who is famous for penning the tale of the tragic young lovers Romeo and Juliet.

For lovers of romantic novels Bath's most famous residents was Jane Austen and you can see a snapshot of her life at the The Jane Austen Centre, explore how living in this magnificent city affected Jane Austen’s life and writing.

Bath was her home from 1801 to 1806 and life in the city is reflected in two of her romantic novels Northanger Abbey and Persuasion.

Bath can be visited from Hilperton on the Kennet And Avon Canal and is a perfect city for a romantic weekend away.

There are countless country pubs, gourmet restaurants and cosy cafes on the canal banks where you will be able to share a romantic candlelit meal.

You have heard of The Tunnel of Love and you can experience one of the longest, deepest and highest tunnels on the canal system.

The Standedge Tunnel on the Huddersfield Canal is 17,000 feet long, 638 feet below ground and 645 feet above sea level.

A Canal Boat Holiday is an excellent idea for a valentine's day with a difference and our sleep 2 and sleep 4 Canal Boats are just perfect for two.

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