Bringing together the specialist brands of the TUI Northern Europe, we help thousands of people each year enjoy holidays of a lifetime. In premier long and short-haul destinations around the world, we offer a range of high quality holiday products that continue to exceed all expectations.With over 3000 people working for us worldwide, we are well placed to guarantee that whatever our customers need, we can meet them with a service that is friendly, efficient and professional.

We hope that by joining any one of our companies, you can find that perfect mix between working and socialising, as you explore life in an exciting new location.

Do so, and you’ll find yourself in a demanding but highly rewarding role that will make the very best use of your enthusiasm, dedication and almost limitless energy.

World Of TUI

TUI Northern Europe is part of TUI AG, the largest tourism and services group in the world, employing 80,000 people in 500 companies around the world. In 1999/2000 TUI AG's turnover was 22 billion Euro. The businesses within TUI Northern Europe comprise TUI UK (including Specialist Holidays Group), TUI Nordic and TUI Ireland.

TUI Northern Europe is a world class, innovative and customer focused company, which owns many of Europe's best known holiday brands and has leadership positions in its airline, inclusive tour business and travel agency sectors. TUI Northern Europe employs 17,500 people in the UK, Ireland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.

Crystal Holidays is long established as one of the UK’s leading specialist tour operators, offering 6 major products; Ski, Lakes, Active, Cities, France and Italy.

Crystal is run by a highly knowledgeable travel team who recognise its customers are a little more discerning. This is reflected in the way in which we shape and develop our specialist programmes in order to match the expectations of our customers.

The UK’s number one ski and snowboard specialist, having achieved many prestigious awards, Crystal Holidays are the first UK ski operator to have been awarded ‘Best Winter Sports Company’ two years in succession.

Crystal Holidays have over 1000 resort staff and 370 people working at their Head Office who ensure customers have nothing less than the very best of times.

Thomson rightly have the reputation of providing fantastic service to our customers and this is based on over 25 years of experience in creating the best Ski, Lakes & Mountains holidays.

With an impressive number of resorts in countries around the world, Thomson Ski, Lakes & Mountains employ hundreds of highly trained staff who really know how to turn even the shortest of breaks into the holiday of a lifetime.

Thomson’s commitment to winter sports is reflected in the fact that they are behind the British Ski Academy based in Les Houches near Chamonix, and sponsor Lesley McKenna and Melanie Leando, the UK’s top two snowboarders.

Thomson Al Fresco gives camping holidays a makeover! Thomson Al Fresco is a brand new holiday experience specialising in European holiday parcs. Ideal for families and couples, offering three types of mobile home and selected 24 holiday parks in France, Spain and Italy.

Originally founded in 1973 as Pilgrim Air, the Magic Travel Group (MTG) is now part of the World of TUI. Today’s core brands date from 1981 when Magic Of Italy was launched. Magic of Spain followed in 1988, then Magic of Portugal in 1996 and Magic Connoisseurs is now in its second year. The Magic Travel Group has won numerous awards from agents over the years. Most recently it was the winner of the British Travel Awards "Best Specialist Tour Operator 2002" as voted by UK Travel Agents.

According to independant Market research, the Magic brand is regarded very highly by customers and travel agents. Magic holidays are not seen as "package" holidays per se, rather as independent holidays without the effort of booking hotels and organising travel.

Carrying on average 100k passengers per year and turning over approx £75m, the group has 120 UK and 60 Overseas staff.

For the past 25 years, Simply Travel have been providing travel solutions for the discerning few who want more from their holiday than the usual package. During that time we have grown into one of the UK's leading specialist tour operators, not through aggressive marketing tactics, but by providing an attractive alternative to mass-market package holidays, which has led our clients to travel with us again and again and to recommend us to others.

At Simply Ski we have gone out of our way to discover quality chalet accommodation full of character and comfort in the best ski resorts in the Alps. Some of our properties are charmingly simple, others unashamedly luxurious, but they are all well located and are honestly described.

Simply Travel provide properties which are full of character in the more authentic corners of the world. Some of the properties are charmingly simple, others unashamedly luxurious, but they are all a far cry from the mainstream, in character as well as location Simply’s representatives abroad are employed purely to assist the clients in making the most of their holiday.

With over 20 years of experience in arranging travel to Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the South Pacific, Austravel are perfectly clients to the superb diversity and natural attractions of these destinations. Austravel offer a wide selection of tours, hotels, cruising and transport options and combine this with the detailed personal knowledge of their travel consultants to provide a bespoke service.

Something Special

Something Special has come a long way since they first started in 1980. Over the years they have built a superb collection of excellent villas and with 22 years experience are in a position to provide clients with an exceptional service. All of the villas are handpicked by an overseas team who spend time in our chosen regions searching for only the best villas that are of the highest standards in the most beautiful and convenient locations.


Jetsave offers top brand hotels in the best possible locations throughout North America at exceptionally low prices.

Impulse Holidays

Impulse Holidays offers great deals and bargain prices on short city breaks to cities around the world. A holiday with Impulse comes with the security of booking with a large organisation but at a fantastic price. They feature European cities, a number of American city options, cities in the Far East and Middle East. Amazing city bargains can be booked through Impulse Holidays to many cities.

Tropical Places

Tropical Places specialise in holidays to the Caribbean, Far East, Africa, Middle East and the Indian Ocean.

Spanish Harbours

Spanish Harbour specialise in tailor-made holidays to the unspoiled coastal and mountain villages of Catalonia, the lesser-known small towns of Costa Blanca and some of the most beautiful coves and bays of Mallorca. Offering villas with pools, superbly located apartments and family run hotels, plus a wide range of travel options to ensure a holiday created to suit individual needs of the client.

Thomson Villas with Pools

Thomson Villas with Pools offer a vast choice of villas hand-picked by specialists. Committed to offering quality holidays and great value for money for families, couples and groups of all ages.


Headwater specialise in relaxed activity holidays in off the beaten track locations, aiming to provide you with a real insight into local life and culture, and to introduce a wealth of experiences. Headwater offers year-round walking, cycling, canoeing, cookery and discovery holidays throughout Europe, North Africa and the Mediterranean.