Celebrate new 3D movie release & Walk with Dinosaurs in Alberta, Canada with new package from Bon Voyage

01With the new motion picture, ‘Walking With Dinosaurs – the 3D Movie’ hitting cinema screen across the UK on 20th December 2013 and featuring computer-animated dinosaurs in live-action sections with the characters voiced by actors, dinosaur fever will be running rampant among children throughout 2014. Now parents looking to foster their children’s interest in science and love of the prehistoric should look no further than a new all-inclusive trip to Alberta, Canada where they will discover all things dinosaur in and around Calgary, Alberta – home to some of the planet’s richest fossil beds and one of the world’s most comprehensive dinosaur museums.

Bon Voyage are offering, “Walking with Dinosaurs: A Journey through Time,” a unique escorted five day trip from 17th – 21st July 2014. The trip draws on the expertise behind the original BBC television series Walking with Dinosaurs that inspired a generation with a fascination for dinosaurs while reaching a global audience of over 700 million.

02Guests will be divided into small groups for daily themed activities accompanied by a palaeontologist ensuring an intimate, interactive experience for all families. Highlights include:

· A palaeontologist-guided exploration of Dinosaur Provincial Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site where over 40 different dinosaur species have been discovered and more than 150 complete dinosaur skeletons have been unearthed

· A palaeontologist-led exploration of Alberta’s fossil-rich Badlands

· A trip to the renowned Royal Tyrrell Museum, one of the world’s foremost palaeontology museums and home to 140,000 individual specimens

· “A Day With BBC Earth,” will allow guests to step into the world of BBC Earth experts, and discover the science and creative artistry that combine to make BBC Earth’s natural world programming so informative and entertaining

04Throughout the event guests will benefit from the insights and knowledge shared by a specially selected team of palaeontologists and other experts including Mike Gunton, Creative Director, Factual BBC Worldwide and BBC Natural History Unit and a wildlife filmmaker for over 25 years. Every evening guests will gather for special dinners, entertainment and unique ‘insider experiences’ including exclusive evenings at Calgary Zoo, the TELUS- Spark Science Centre in Calgary and the Gasoline Alley Museum at the Heritage Park Historical Village.

Bon Voyage (www.bon-voyage.co.uk/spotlight/walking_with_dinosaurs 0800 316 3012) offers this ‘once in a lifetime’ all-inclusive package from £3699 per adult and £3338 per child (under 13 years). Price includes return flights from Heathrow, Manchester or Glasgow to Calgary, transfers, five nights accommodation, selected meals, entrance fees, all entertainment, transport and services of a tour leader. Based on two adults and two children sharing and subject to availability.

About Lyn

LYN FUNNELL CV (well, sort of!) Lyn had very successful careers as an Air Hostess, Sales Rep, (she was one of only a couple of women. She beat all the men regularly, becoming the Top Rep in the UK, and 2nd in the world.) And then Catering took over. She did everything from the washing-up, to Silver Service Waitress, and Chef. A few times, she had to cook the meal, dash round the other side and Silver Serve it! In between all this, she wrote as often as she could, building up a reputation as a published short story writer, (Horror and a twist in the tale,) and a Poet. She has appeared as a Performing Poet, and a Demo Chef. Then she discovered the world of the Food & Travel Writer. And that’s what she has continued doing to this day. Her main hobbies are Cookery and entering Competitions. She has won many prizes, including holidays and a moped. She enjoys entering Competitions, submitting her original recipes. She was first in many Competitions, including the Good Housekeeping Millenium Menu, Fruits of France, Bernard Matthews Turkey Recipe, and appeared on BBC’s The One Show Spag Bol contest. She was one of three Finalists, coming 2nd, which makes her Britain’s Spag Bol Queen! Now she runs B-C-ing-U! and loves it! After several years of being messed around by Editors, and having loads of contacts, Lyn formed her own online Magazine, vowing to treat her writers fairly, and to do everything possible to further their careers, publicise their books, etc. She now has a band of excellent regular writers, and the Magazine’s going from strength to strength! Lyn’s online published books; Adverse Camber A collection of my published poems. The First Book of Short Stories The Second Book of Short Stories The Third Book of Short Stories. Many of these stories have been previously published. St Anthony of Padua. The Patron St of the Old. A story of one woman’s terrible ordeal in a Home, and her family’s rescue of her. The Girl Who Watched. A Cuban girl is attacked by an English journalist & what follows! Willy the Whizz & the Wormhole. Suitable for Young Adults, aged 15-95! Get Out Of Debt And Stay Out – Forever! Unsympathetic, hard-hitting, realistic solutions to your problems. All these books are published by Andrews UK Ltd www.andrewsuk.com No, I didn’t pay them to Vanity Publish! They’re all available from Amazon, and many other online publishers. LYN FUNNELL.