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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 famous island of Mykonos to the Greek capital, Athens. 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.
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.
Whether you're looking for Europe's most famous highlights or its undiscovered treasures, the answer lies aboard the trains running between London and Istanbul. This 25-day Rail journey allows you to check out the dramatic landscapes across Europe, as well as experiencing both medieval charm and modern cool in tiny villages and capital cities. Take in the Alpine scenery from the windows of the Glacier Express, step off to visit 'Dracula's Castle' in Transylvania and revel in as much ancient eastern European charm as you can get. Once you've seen the countryside gliding by from a comfortable train, you'll never forget 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.
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.
When it comes to beautiful coastlines and natural geographic wonders, it's hard to beat the Turkish Rivera. On this sailing adventure, you'll cruise along the area known as the Lycian Way, a popular destination with a long-standing maritime culture. That said, there are still many off-the-beaten-path treasures waiting to be discovered, and you'll have the perfect opportunity to do so in between snorkelling, swimming in open water, relaxing in mud baths, and enjoying Turkey's beaches. Living aboard our state-of-the-art catamaran means you'll never have to go without.
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.
From the hustle of modern Mexico City, which preserves its magic from centuries gone by, to the ruins at Chichén Itzá, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, this adventure takes in the cultural and historical highlights. It's perfect for travellers on a tight budget looking to see as much as possible of this diverse region.
From the buzzing night market of Chiang Mai and the elephants in Chiang Rai to delicious food and beautiful textiles, immerse yourself in the incredible culture of the region. Cycle through the ancient city of Sukhothai, climb up to the Buddhist temples at Doi Suthep and enjoy the beauty of the hills surrounding Chiang Mai. Our expert CEOs will take the hassle out of planning and help you find the secluded spots only the locals know.
Delve into legendary Alexandria, Egypt's capital for a millennium and once home to one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Wander the Roman amphitheatres, palaces and catacombs of Egypt's gateway to the Mediterranean. Starting from Cairo, spend a day and a half exploring Alexandria's Greek, Roman and Byzantine history in one of the greatest cities of the Hellenic world. And with a top-notch CEO from door to door, you'll know you're in good hands the whole time.
Thought Mediterranean Europe was out of your reach? Think again. Take two weeks to voyage through France, Italy, Monaco, Spain and Portugal, hitting up tons of major highlights (the French Riviera, Rome, Lisbon, and Madrid among them) for way less than you'd think - meaning more cash to spend on delicious tapas and dancing at nightclubs. And if you're all worn out from the party scene, recharge your batteries on exotic beaches and get a taste of Europe's high culture and slow-paced life.
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.
A yacht adventure is the ideal way to experience what many consider the world's most beautiful islands: the Greek Islands. Sail eight days aboard our 15m (49 ft) yachts, with time for hiking, snorkelling, and relaxing. Explore ancient archaeological sites and taverna-lined harbours, dine on fresh seafood and don't forget to try the ouzo!
The Old Hall is a stylish, light and spacious listed building dating back to 1790, but now fully refurbished to a very high standard. The property is situated in Dersingham on the edge of the Sandringham Royal Estate in Norfolk in lovely countryside. The nearest beach is just two miles away at Snettisham and the property is a great location from which to explore the coastal towns and villages of West and North Norfolk as well as the nature reserves of Titchwell and Holme.Size: Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 2 miles 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 one with en-suite shower room, one with en-suite bathroom, cloakroom, sitting room, kitchen/dining room Beds: 1 king-size bed, 2 single beds, 1 small sofa bed also available Luxuries: Flat screen TV, Blu-ray player, iPod dock,WiFi General: Gas fired central heating,electric woodburner Utilities: Electric double oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer dryer Standard: Kettle, toaster, iron Other: Bed linen, towels, travel cot, stairgateOutdoors: Fully enclosed lawned garden with patio, garden furniture, barbecue, shed for bicycle storage Parking: One car designated; visitor parking available Mobile phone signal: variable
Shamrock Cottage is pretty cottage, built in the traditional Norfolk brick and flint and is particularly noted for its bright conservatory and south facing garden. It is set in Hindrigham, a peaceful rural village in North Norfolk, with great access to the coast, various village pubs and the Priory at Binham.Size: Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 6 miles Nearest amenities: Less than 2 miles Pets: Three dogs allowed Short breaks: Available at this property Smoking: Not allowed at this property Rooms: 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 additional upstairs wc, 1 sitting room, 1 kitchen, 1 dining room, 1 conservatory Beds: 2 single beds, 1 double bed, 1 4ft double bed Luxuries: DVD player, Broadband General: Oil fired central heating, TV, CD hi-fi, books and games Utilities: Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher Standard: Kettle, toaster, iron Other: Linen provided and towels available to hire. Cot and highchair Outdoors: Patio area with garden furniture and gas barbecue, enclosed lawned gardenParking: For three cars
On this 6-week trip that circles India via train, you'll start in Delhi with a tour of the legendary Taj Mahal, then head southwest by rail to make stops in Rajasthan, Mumbai and Goa (be sure to try the amazing seafood!). From there it's on to Karnataka, Kochi and living like a local in the Kerala Backwaters before going south, east and north to view spectacular temples and riding the famous toy trains of Darjeeling. Top this epic journey off with local meals in family homes, wandering the beautiful streets of Jaipur and Udaipur and relaxing on beaches along the way. India looks very different through a train's window - see it all for yourself.
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.
This charming mid-terrace late Victorian cottage sits in front of the lovely village church with views of the scenic meadow land. This property has been skilfully refurbished and is equipped with modern utilities and provides comfortable furniture. The local village has pubs that serve food and further afield are a selection of restaurants. Guests can enjoy a large number of rural walks to explore during their stay.Size: Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 2 miles Will consider: Short breaks Access: Car advised Nearest amenities: Less than a mile Family friendly? Yes Pets: 1 Dog allowed Smoking: Not allowed at this property Luxuries: Widescreen TV with DVD player, WiFi, radio General: G.F.C.H. Woodburner Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron Utilities: Electric cooker, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Washing machine, Dishwasher Rooms: 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, 1 Sitting/Dining room, 1 Kitchen, 1 Cloakroom Beds: 1 King-size bed, Twin beds Other: Towels, Books and games provided. Note: dog must be kept off furniture and out of bedrooms Outdoors: Enclosed rear patio garden with gate leading to second garden with decking, Furniture and BBQ Access: Roadside parking Mobile phone signal: variable