ABOUT US & OUR FABULOUS TEAM

 
 
Why you HAVE to book with us!
 
 
As specialists in Southern Italy, Sicily & Sardinia with over 25 years experience, Ray & Annie Long have carefully handpicked a unique selection of Hotels and Villas to give you an authentic flavour of Italy.
 

We find the best places. We make it simple!

 

TOTAL SECURITY FOR YOUR MONEY - Long Travel is a fully bonded company, a member of AITO and, with our ATOL licence and full ABTOT bond, your money is secure with us.
 
 
Long Travel offer a fantastic selection, all hand picked by the Long Travel Team -
 

"We have personally selected only places, which offer something special and different, 
something for all tastes".
 
 

ANNIE & RAY

How lucky we are to have such a wonderful team. We demand a lot...and we get it back in bucketloads.

 
 
LAURA

She thinks everything Italian is fabulous...particularly the food...and the shoes...oh, and the handbags! She "manages" us all with aplomb.

 
PAUL

With three daughters, he is a consummate family man. Nothing's ever too much trouble for him & he's much loved by clients.

 
 
 
 

MICHAEL

He's a fantastic cook AND a computer whizz.....both equally valuable assets in our office!

 
HELEN

She loves holidays, shopping & wine, but, most of all, she adores organising "lovely holidays for lovely people!"

ALISON

Our office "Mother Hen", she clucks around after us all & bakes delicious cakes when we've been especially good!

 
 
 
     

CHYNNA

Fresh from university, fluent in Italian...... a winning smile and the enthusiasm of youth.

     
 
LUIGI

6 months old, our new blonde recruit - totally laid-back & a constant cuddler!

 
DOLCE

Now 2 years old and adorable - sweet by name, sweet by nature.

 

 

 
 
One sure way of knowing your holiday is fully protected is by booking with US.
 
Don’t take risks with your money. Don’t take risks with your holiday.
  
  
 
  • OUR EXPERT KNOWLEDGE – In our 25th year, still a small independent family-run business, and still the UK’s only tour operator specialising in JUST Southern Italy, Sicily & Sardinia. We have personal experience of everything we offer and our depth of knowledge will guide you into the best choices for you.

 

  • LOW PRICES & PRICE PROMISE
            We give the best service at no extra cost.
            Our prices are hard to beat.
            Great value for money.
            If you find one of our holidays cheaper elsewhere, please come back to us.
            We promise we will always do our best to better any comparable quote.

 

  • QUALITY GUARANTEE & QUALITY CONTROL – Ray takes the photographs & Annie describes places fairly and realistically, because they visit them often (any excuse, in fact!). We search out the best.

 

  • OUR VERY OWN SPECIAL & UNIQUE SELECTION – and boy are we choosy! A joy of being independent, is that we can choose the places we work with. We love all of our properties (we reject far more than we take).

 

  • FRIENDLY PERSONAL SERVICE – Your holiday is important. You’ll be speaking to people who care about it and who’ll enjoy chatting and planning it with you. Our friendly, personal service and attention to detail will make all the difference.

 

  • FANTASTIC SPECIAL OFFERS -
            Save up to 20% (some periods).
            Many EARLY BOOKING offers – book now, before they go.
            All year – many places offer FREE nights.
            FREE child places.
 
    • YOU CAN TRUST US – 68% return business and recommendations BY YOU. We must be doing it right!

     

    • WE’RE HERE TO HELP – before, during and after your trip. Count on us.