Sandals Barbados review

We found Paul and Dawn, from Stoke-on-Trent a Christmas and new year holiday at Sandals, Barbados. “We chose Sandals on a recommendation from John and it was superb,” said Paul, who owns successful company, Dawn Building and Groundworks, based in Fenton.“I work hard throughout the year and a holiday at Christmas is really the only time we […]

Testimonial from Gareth Dunn

I was delighted to be able to help Gareth and Helen with arrangements for their wedding and honeymoon in Mauritius and was thrilled to receive the following testimonial from Gareth. Gareth wrote: “I’ve used John at Get Set Go for several years to arrange our city breaks, family holidays and even our wedding abroad. John […]

The Maldives and Dubai – a holiday of contrasts

“John takes away all the stress. He listened to our ideas and came back with the ideal option” Dave Bates has always organised his own holidays together with his wife Sarah but decided to try the services of Get Set Go on the recommendation of a work colleague. The pandemic meant over two years without […]


Fred Olsen Line ship visit – BOREALIS, LIVERPOOL, November 2022. “The joy of the journey is just as important as getting to the destination” I’ve recently enjoyed a fact-finding visit aboard the Fred Olsen line’s Borealis. Fred Olsen offers bespoke travel experiences aboard relatively small ships and say they are “proud to sail their own […]

Customer review: The Maldives

“The service from John, at Get Set Go, is excellent and I will certainly have no hesitation in recommending that people book holidays and other travel through him. “Everything is tailored to your personal needs. On initial contact, John will arrange a relaxed chat where you talk and he listens. “I said I wanted to go to the […]

The Norwegian Fjords

The Norwegian Fjords are perhaps a less discovered destination for many tourists. Having spent a short while cruising the Fjords, it’s a destination I’ll be looking to return to. Words such as “breath-taking” and “stunning” immediately spring to mind. “The fjords were created by the movement of glaciers. Majestic u-shaped valleys were carved out of the […]


Whether you’re a fan of the Rocky movie or a history buff, you’ll find it easy to fall in love with Philadelphia.  A multicity visit to the East Coast of the USA, normally takes in Washington, New York and Boston. But pass Philadelphia by and you’ll miss so much. Philadelphia, just an 80-minute Amtrak ride […]

Derry: Northern Ireland’s hidden gem

If you were to tell  friends you are going on a city break to Ireland, they are most likely to think you are on the way to Dublin or Belfast. Recently, I found myself in Derry / Londonderry and I’d now urge you to add this small city to your “must visit” list. Situated in […]

Customer review: Athens and Greek islands cruise

Steph and Tony Altham enjoyed a holiday to Athens and a Greek Island cruise. Tony wrote: “Thank you so much for your help and advice with booking our recent holiday to Athens and our Greek Islands Cruise. It was fourth time lucky having had to cancel three-times during the Covid Pandemic and your support throughout […]

Thailand Holiday

With foreign travel now the norm for holidaymakers, many people now look to go beyond a traditional hotel and beach break.

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