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The ultimate exploration of Mayan culture for those who want the complete experience but prefer a more comfortable option. Explore the ruins at Copán and Tikal, walk the cobblestones in the colonial city of Antigua, learn the ancient art of chocolate making and take part in a Mayan tree-planting ceremony after a local lunch on breathtaking Lake Atitlán. From the Caribbean flavour of Livingston to soaring volcano views, your CEO will show you the region's hidden gems and make sure your trip burns brightly in your memory long after you've left this crossroads of Mayan culture.
When you saddle a trip with a moniker as lofty as 'Best of Greece', you'd better make sure it lives up to the hype. This one does. Compiling the top moments from our best-selling trips in the region, this comprehensive tour through the cradle of Western Civilization brings the distant past and vibrant present into sharp focus. Between the must-see historical sites of Athens and Delphi, the rugged plateaus of the fabled Samariá Gorge, personal encounters in isolated Cretan villages and the breezy sway of Santorini at sundown, you won't have a moment to waste. Witness Greece-in all her timeless glory-with us.
Where to go if you only have a week to experience a truly unique part of the world? The answer: Colombia. If you think a week isn't enough to tour the beaches, coffee regions and metropolitan cities of this reemerging country, think again - we've made it possible. Check out the resurgence of culture, art and food in Bogotá and Medellin, dive deep into the Caribbean vibe in Cartagena, and enjoy the Latin-Caribbean fusion of flavours in local cuisine. All this in only nine days. Start packing now.
There's never been a lack of monuments and highlights to see in India, and this 21-day Rail trip hits them all, from the Taj Mahal to the Rajasthani streets of Jaipur and Udaipur and everything in between. Take the train down to Mumbai and Goa, and have the chance to explore the breathtaking ruins of Hampi in the Karnataka region. Add in memorable moments in Mysore, Bangalore and Kochi, and you'd be hard-pressed to feel like you've missed out on anything India has to offer.
Yellowstone, the Badlands and Niagara Falls-once you've escaped the city limits, the US is a country defined by incredible wilderness. This affordable cross-country adventure keeps you on the ground between New York City, Chicago and San Francisco so you can experience what lies in between. Days feature magnificent sites like Yosemite and Old Faithful, while evenings offer experiences like cooking over a fire and camping in the great outdoors-imagine waking up beside the Mississippi. Travel coast to coast and embrace the soul of this great land.
Have you ever wondered what it's like to travel like a local in India? We'll put you on a train to explore the west coast of the country over 12 days. After you experience the Taj Mahal visit the colourful Rajasthani streets of Jaipur and Udaipur. Relax on the beach in Goa and indulge in fresh seafood right from the coast. This train trip is sure to be a classic - get there first.
Budle Cove is an apartment, which forms part of a fabulous mill conversion. Refurbished to an excellent standard, this delightful second floor holiday home in the tiny hamlet of Waren Mill features a comfortable sitting room with impressive views over Budle Bay towards Lindisfarne Castle, a modern and well-equipped kitchen and a pleasant master bedroom with en suite facilities. Just three miles from Bamburgh and near Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve, the picturesque village of Bamburgh offers long golden beaches and a great choice of shops, pubs, restaurants and golf courses. Don't miss a tour of the imposing Bamburgh Castle or the pretty fishing village of Seahouses just three miles away which hosts many attractions including boat trips to the incredible seal colony on the Farne Islands. Berwick and the castle and gardens at Alnwick are a short drive away.
Encompassing Egypt's greatest highlights and a 3-day luxury Nile cruise, this adventure enhances a wide variety of included activities with the expertise of our CEOs, through whom you'll gain a greater appreciation of the region's history and archaeological finds. Discover the secrets of the Great Pyramids and explore the Valley of the Kings, then meet local people and share a traditional meal. A combination of sleeper train, air-conditioned transport and domestic flights will get you to the sights-and your comfortable accommodations-quickly and conveniently. From ancient history to bustling modern Cairo, embark on an incredible journey to the very heart of Egypt.
Dynamic culture, compelling history, to-die-for cuisine-the Iberian Peninsula really is an embarrassment of riches for every sense and interest. On this adventure, you'll soak up the Moorish history of Lisbon and Cordoba, be treated to a lively flamenco performance in Seville, explore the astounding red-clay fortress of the Alhambra and witness Gaudí's Barcelona with your own eyes. If that sounds like a lot, be prepared; we've only just begun.
Shore LineWoolacombeThisattractive ground floor apartment is just a short stroll from the award winning beach at Woolacombe Bay. Convenient, comfortably furnished and well equipped for a family holiday Shore Line has good accessibility which includes a level entrance and wheelchair access available to all rooms. Adjacent to the apartments is a shared patio with barbecue area and use of an outdoor hot shower, ideal when returning from the golden sandy beach. AccommodationShared entrance Ground Floor: Living/dining room with rugs on oak-effect laminate flooring, leather suite, satellite TV, DVD, Play station II and double bed settee. Fitted kitchen with maple units, electric oven, separate electric hob, dishwasher, freezer and washing machine. Bed 1 with double and TV/DVD. Bed 2 with Twin and TV/DVD. Wet-room with power shower in gated enclosure, WC and basin.Facilities and ServicesUnderfloor CH. Selection of books, games, DVDs and PlayStation games. Barbecue area. Individual outdoor secure lockers for surf boards, wet suits, bicycles. Outdoor hot shower. Private off road parking for 1 or 2 cars. Ref: N2065
Dormy House is a newly refubished apartment in the north Norfolk village of Brancaster, just a short a walk away from the local golf course. Brancaster Staithe is close by with its tennis court, sailing, boating and sandy beach and there are local pubs that serve food in both villages. Nature reserves like Titchwelll are only a few miles away and excellent for bird watching and lovely walks, and the village of Burnham Market offers interesting shops and restaurants.Size: Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 1 mile Nearest amenities: Less than 1 mile Pets: No pets allowed Short breaks: Available at this property Smoking: Not allowed at this property Rooms: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 sitting room, 1 dining area, 1 kitchen Beds: 1 king-size bed, 1 double bed Luxuries: Flat screen TV, DVD player, CD player, WiFi General: Electric radiators Utilities: Electric combination oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge with icebox, dishwasher, washing machines and tumble dryers in communal laundry room Standard: Kettle, toaster, iron Other: Bed linen, towels provided. Shared storage area for cycles Outdoors: Large communal garden, garden furniture Parking: One car; additional parking on roadside Mobile phone signal variable
From the Big Apple to the Big Easy, this roadtrip swings south along the East Coast and captures the best cities, historical monuments and beautiful scenery from New Orleans to New York and everything in between. Embrace big city beats, Nashville grooves, and the traditional twang of the Appalachian Mountains. As always, centrally located hostels in the cities and campsites in the wilderness keep you in the heart of the action. Skip flying and discover country roots and the earthly delights that come with staying grounded.
Ocean Sands CroydeThis fabulous detached bungalow is just a short stroll from the golden surf washed sands of Croyde Bay. Perfect for larger family groups, the spacious open plan design is light, bright and welcoming and the large picture windows allow lovely distant sea views. Furnished in a contemporary style Ocean Sands is a real home from home and will soon become a firm favourite. Accommodation Ground floor: Porch. Living room with open fire and TV and DVD. Dining area with table to seat 8. Separate snug/sitting area with additional TV, books and games. Kitchen area with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher. Bed 1 with King and basin with en suite shower room with WC. Bed 2 with Double. Bed 3 with Twin. Bed 4 with bunk style Twin. Bathroom with bath with fitted shower over bath, WC and basin. Facilities and Services Oil CH. Complimentary basket of logs. Enclosed garden. Garden furniture. Barbecue. Garage. Parking for 2 cars on driveway. Ref: OCEANS
Nature lovers who leave the North Island without stopping off at the Bay of Islands will kick themselves all the way back home (and that's a looooong flight). This 4-day trip to this outdoorsman's paradise features ample time hiking the nature trails and makes the most of all that water with plenty of opportunities for swimming, snorkelling, kayaking and sailing. Not enough? A night aboard a houseboat should do the trick. We take care of all the fuss. All you have to do is have the time of your life.
From hip hop to country fiddles, Yankee accents to a western drawl, businessmen in power suits and ranchers in cowboy hats-the US is one heck of a country. And if you've got the time, this-our ultimate American tour-is the best way to explore the iconic cities and the legendary national parks, national monuments and wide-open spaces. Centrally located hostels in the cities and campsites in the wilderness keep you in the heart of the action no matter where you are.
This charming cottage, set within the idyllic village of Dilham, has lovely views over open farmland and is a great base from which to explore the Norfolk Broads, with a canoe launching site at the property. The coast and the city of Norwich are also within easy reach.Size: Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 6 miles Will consider: Short breaks Access: Car advised Nearest amenities: Less than 4 miles Family friendly? Yes Pets: No pets allowed Smoking: Not allowed at this property Luxuries: Flatscreen TV, DVD player General: Electric underfloor heating, Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron Utilities: Electric cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing/Dryer Rooms: 2 Bedrooms, 1 Shower room, 1 Open plan living/dining room, 1 Kitchen area Beds: 2 Single beds, 1 King size bed, Pull-out bed available at an additional cost Other: Linen and Towels provided, Selection of books and games, Water supplied via borehole which requires supervision for children, travel cot. Outdoors: Patio area with barbecue, Outdoor furniture and lawn Access: Driveway parking for two cars Mobile signal weak
This trip is a cornerstone of our Rail offerings, and for good reason. Skip the traditional backpacking route and hop on board a few trains - you'll get just as much of an Indian education and adventure, but with a unique look at the country via rail. From touring the Taj Mahal to enjoying a local lunch in Kalimpong to visiting the seaside town of Goa, this train trip hits many of India's highlights with plenty of time to disembark and get to know your surroundings. If you need an escape from the everyday, India is the perfect destination. Come aboard and explore it.
Get out on the road and follow in the footsteps of Jack Kerouac to discover the real America. This ultimate coast-to-coast road trip connects you and your small group of fellow travellers to the iconic cities, natural wonders, national parks and monuments that make this land great. Learn about Navajo culture in the Southwest and what the odds are in Las Vegas. Whether it's comfortable hotels in the cities or campsites in national parks, you'll always be close to the action. So slide on your cowboy boots in Texas and your dancing shoes in Nashville and Memphis-it's time to embrace the spirit of this land by hitting the open road.