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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.
This detached, stone-built barn conversion is located in the pretty village of Glaisdale in the North York Moors National Park. With pitched beamed ceilings and underfloor eco heating, this cottage skilfully combines the old world with the new to create a spacious, attractive living space. Tastefully and thoughtfully decorated throughout, the cottage is a cosy home from home with two comfortable bedrooms, a fitted kitchen and a living room with dining area. There is also a gravelled garden area, which boasts stunning views of the surrounding countryside.
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.
Discover a corner of South America that's been off the tourist map for years. Without sacrificing your comfort, this fascinating Colombian adventure will take you to coffee plantations to taste where your morning cup of joe comes from, then on to to Medellín for some big-city bustle. Then switch gears and indulge in the caribbean beauty of Tayrona, and the colonial charm of Cartagena. This 12-day journey is an intriguing mixture of rural, tropical and urban-and culture and of course, coffee.
For most travellers, Sri Lanka has been off the map for too long. Well, it's back. Discover the vibrant colours, diverse cultures and swaying palm trees of this tropical jewel on a 14-day trip designed to please. You'll explore tea plantations and rock fortresses, try stilt fishing in Galle and get inspired at an elephant sanctuary. This trip is about more than just beaches and stunning views; it's about the inspiring people you'll meet along the way.
When it comes to popular travel destinations, Sri Lanka has been off the map for far too long. We think we should change that. This two-week trip that showcases the country's vibrant cities and beautiful beaches - with a huge helping of culture and history on the side - should convince you. You'll go from exploring ancient ruins and UNESCO sites to spice gardens and tea plantations, and even take safari game drives to see majestic elephants in their natural environment. And with an expert CEO showing you the ins and outs of the country, you'll get to see Sri Lanka in a way that other travellers don't.
Rosewell Cottage is a stone, semi-detached cottage set in a peaceful location, under three miles from the heart of popular St Ives, Cornwall. There are two bedrooms, one double and one twin, along with a ground floor shower room, meaning there's comfortable accommodation for up to four people. There's also a kitchen, and a sitting room with dining area and electric stove. Outside, there is off road parking for two cars along with a lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. A short walk away is the nearest pub, whilst within a couple of miles you will find St Ives, and just two miles away is the beach. Rosewell Cottage rests in a peaceful location, offering a welcoming holiday base for your next Cornish break.
Manor Farm Cottage sits in a secluded area surrounded by marvellous views of local paddocks and fields. Perfect for couples wanting a secluded break in the tranquil countryside, an array of pursuits for guests awaits them here. A good selection of walks, cycle routes, pubs and shops are nearby. The property has comfortable furniture and modern utilities.Size: Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 15 miles Will consider: Short breaks Access: Car advised Nearest amenities: Less than a mile Family friendly? Yes Pets: No pets allowed Smoking: Not allowed at this property Luxuries: TV with DVD/CD/Video player, WiFi General: N.S.H, Electric living flame fire Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron Utilities: Electric cooker, Microwave, Fridge with ice box, Washing machine, Tumble dryer - Freezer provided in outbuildingRooms: 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 1 Sitting room, 1 Kitchen, 1 Laundry room Beds: Twin beds Other: Towels, Books and games provided Outdoors: Garden with furniture Access: Nearby parkingMobile signal - variable
Mayan ruins peeking out from verdant jungle, street vendors hawking their wares on colonial streets, pristine white-sand beaches sparkling under the Caribbean sun-now this is the real Yucatán. On this unique 15-day journey, you'll tour the ruins at Chichén Itzá and Palenque, and head deep into the jungle of Guatemala to experience the ruins of Tikal. You're free to choose your own adventure! So escape the resort packages and witness all the incredible wilderness, wildlife and Mayan culture-past and present-that you can imagine.
Our 15m (49 ft) exclusive yacht is the perfect way to see some of the most beautiful islands in the world. This eight-day adventure takes you from the Greek capital, Athens to the famous island of Mykonos. Relax in the sun or try your hand at sailing as your experienced skipper guides you through deserted bays and famous archaeological sites. You will have plenty of time for hiking, snorkelling, exploring and relaxing before digging into some local seafood.
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.
A wide-ranging adventure showcasing the region's natural wonders and fascinating cultures, offering the perfect combination of guided excursions and free time to explore at your own pace. Our expert local leaders will share with you the archaeological and historical secrets of the ancient sites of Petra, Luxor and the Great Pyramids of Giza. Whether it's haggling in Cairo's bustling bazaars or snapping a desert sunset, Egypt and Jordan will be etched into your memory like a hieroglyph.
Mountain bike along Lake Arenal with breathtaking volcanic views and catch a wave on this action-packed 9-day tour of Costa Rica. Get your adrenaline pumping with optional extreme sports like whitewater rafting, rappelling and ziplining through the lush jungle canopy. Learn to surf the famous Pacific breaks at Playa Santa Teresa and enjoy plenty of time to relax on tropical beaches. Throw in the opportunity to see incredible rainforest wildlife and you've got a unique adventure you'll be talking about for years.
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.
For years, travellers have made a beeline for the south of Thailand. This compact one-week trip offers a convenient but unhurried way to experience the beautiful beaches and laid-back culture for yourself. Centred in the southern hotspots of Koh Samui and Krabi, relax on the beach or get busy on optional excursions-we make it easy to enjoy thrilling jungle treks and kayak excursions. And nothing is more inspiring than savouring a magnificent sunset on the beach-with drink in hand, of course.
If you think it's impossible to cover all of Indochina in 41 days, well, we'd like to prove you wrong. This epic, fast-paced journey covers five countries in Southeast Asia (Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, and Burma), making it the perfect snapshot for both first-time visitors and those making a return trip. Your days will be packed to the gills with activities like visiting Angkor Wat, trekking with hilltribes in Burma, cruising on Halong Bay, and touring temples and markets. And with two overnight homestays, sleeper trains, and three included flights to help cut travel time, you can rest easy knowing you're getting the most out of your time in this mind-blowing region.
A charming holiday chalet that has been filled with pretty vintage finds, which cosily sleeps four in a double and bunk beds. Lovely for a retrostyle family holiday!Size: Sleeps 4,2 bedroomsNearest beach: 0.5 milesWill consider: Short breaks Access: Car advised Nearest amenities: Less than a mile Family friendly? Yes Pets: No pets allowed.Smoking: Not allowed at this property Luxuries: Flat screen TVGeneral: Electric radiatorsStandard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron Utilities: Electric oven,twin hob, fridge and microwave with grillRooms:Open plan room with 1 sitting area, 1 Dining area, 1 Kitchen, Beds:1 Double bed, 1 Bunk BedsOther: Towels,Books and gamesOutdoors: Decked area with seat and lawned areaAccess: Parking in nearby car parkMobile phone signal - variable
As former imperial superpowers, Spain and Portugal have centuries of history and captivating culture to draw upon. You, on the other hand, have only 22 days. Make 'em count! This comprehensive adventure across the Iberian Peninsula presents travellers with the chance to explore these two nations through their cuisine, architecture and idyllic countryside. Here, you'll wander the wondrous streets of Lisbon, Barcelona and Madrid, step up into the Pyrenees, relax in glorious San Sebastián and live the local culture alongside the locals themselves. Spain and Portugal: Europe's greatest two-for-one deal!