Jewels of Britain hotels to be booked directly

Hotels featured in the British Tourist Authority's Jewels of Britain brochure no longer can be booked through Seattle-based Europe Express.

Instead, the BTA said, agents can book Jewels of Britain properties through the reservations numbers for individual properties listed in the brochure.

In addition, some of the properties can be booked via the Jewels of Britain Web site, at

Travel agents who have questions about Jewels of Britain or who need help locating reservations numbers can contact the BTA at (800) 462-2748.

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