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Perfect for those who believe the best way to appreciate paradise is to jump right into it. This adventure will have you hiking through forests and rice paddies, experiencing Thailand's intriguing combination of culture and the great outdoors. Kayak the turquoise waters of the Andaman and, discover coral coves and white sand beaches. With the services of a CEO and your accommodation and transport taken care of, this trip offers great value as it introduces the main sights of Thailand while offering up plenty of flexibility so you can experience an adventure you'll never forget.
A yacht adventure is the ideal way to experience what many consider the world's most beautiful islands: the Greek Islands. Sail for up to 15 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 - don't forget to try the ouzo!
This property allows you to stay in the gatehouse to a large Georgian Manor House, and enjoy use of the tennis court and fishing in the lake by prior arrangement with the owner. It is in a beautiful countryside setting, and in the same location as Pond Cottage - book them together and enjoy flexibility and freedom on a group holiday. The village is within walking distance and has a pub, shop and playground and woodland walks and quiet cycle rides may be enjoyed from the back door.Size: Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 30 miles Nearest amenities: Less than 0.25 miles Pets: One pet allowed, more by arrangement with the owner dependent on size and breed Short breaks: Available at this property Smoking: Not allowed at this property Rooms: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 en-suite shower room, 1 living room, 1 open plan sitting/dining room with kitchen area Beds: 2 single beds, 1 double bed Luxuries: DVD player, Xbox, WiFi, welcome pack General: Oil fired central heating, Freeview TV, travel cot, books and games Utilities: Electric oven, cereamic halogen hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, wine cooler Standard: Kettle, toaster, iron Other: Linen and towels provided Outdoors: Enclosed gardens with lawns, garden furniture and barbecue Parking: Private parking for 3 cars Mobile signal - strong
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 journey through Egypt packs in the best of culture and adventure in eight energetic days. Explore the ancient sites along the Nile and discover the most famous of them all, the Great Pyramids of Giza. Embrace the culture and meet remarkable people as you sample some traditional fare with a Nubian family in a local village. Feel the buzz of vibrant bazaars in Aswan and Luxor, but still manage to relax and watch life unfold as you sail the Nile in a traditional felucca.
With symbolic links to the dawn landing at Gallipoli, stand in the morning breeze and pay respect to the fallen on ANZAC Day at a dawn vigil. This special 3-day trip takes you by private bus along the Dardanelles, from Istanbul to the memorial site commemorating the common sacrifice for all of the nations involved. This moving tour will also include visits to other important sites such as Lone Pine and Chunuk Bair and the war cemeteries, making your visit to Turkey a unique and beautiful experience.
Can one 23-day trip define the elusive essence of a complex nation with centuries of incredible history? Probably not, but it'd be a blast to try, no? Designed specifically for curious travellers with a passion for real experiences and lots of time, this adventure takes you from the busy streets of New York to the shores of San Francisco Bay, with just about every shade of Americana thrown in along the way: Philly steaks, the Alamo, Music City USA, the French Quarter, Tex-Mex, Yosemite, the Vegas Strip... forget e pluribus unum; America's real motto is "go big or go home."
Why do some families go all the way to Thailand just to lie on the beach? We don't know either. Our family adventure mixes a whole lot of bona fide Thai experiences - everything from a longboat tour of Bangkok, a meeting with a hill tribe community, a cooking class in Chiang Mai and a somber visit to the infamous bridge over the River Kwai - with a little bit of sand and surf, too. Hey, even the Buddha reclined and relaxed once in a while, right?
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.
When it comes to the most desired locales to visit, Turkey tends to fly under the radar. We can't imagine why. Throughout 9 days of Turkey's best highlights, we'll visit Aya Sofya in Istanbul, the Göreme Open Air Museum, and World War I sites in Gallipoli. We'll also take a jaunt to the ancient Roman town of Ephesus and tour the ancient city of Troy. Of course, no trip to this vibrant country would be complete without wine tastings and delicious meals sampling native cuisine. Throw in comfortable accommodations, private transfers and quick flights, and you'll want to return to Turkey again and again.
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.
From ghost towns and the Grand Canyon to roadside burger joints and the cosmopolitan streets of San Francisco, this region is loaded with the intriguing and the incredible. Best of all, this Los Angeles to San Francisco itinerary is structured so that those short on time can experience the region's best. At the sights-like the atmospheric mining town of Laughlin-you'll get great pictures and a greater appreciation of what you're seeing. Best of all, national park entrances are included, so you can explore Yosemite and still try your luck in Las Vegas.
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.
This wonderful property has been converted and maintained to a high standard and retains many original features which contribute to its characteristic charm. The garden comes equipped with comfortable furniture, as does the interior, which also has modern utilities. Guests can roam the local area on foot or on bicycle freely as there are plenty of paths and cycle routes to explore in the local and surrounding area.Size: Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms Nearest beach: Less than 12 miles Will consider: Short breaks Access: Car advised Nearest amenities: Less than a mile Family friendly? No Pets: 1 Dog allowed Smoking: Not allowed at this property Luxuries: Widescreen TV player General: Underfloor heating via ground source heat pump Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron Utilities: Electric hob, Electric oven Microwave, Fridge with icebox, Dishwasher Rooms: 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, 1 Open plan room with 1 sitting/Dining area, 1 Kitchen area Beds: 1 King-size bed, Twin beds Other: Towels, Books and games provided. Use of owner's washing machine by arrangement at extra charge. Note: dog mus be kept downstairs and off furniture Outdoors: Garden with patio and furniture Access: Garage for 2 cars Mobile signal weak.
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.
The Big Apple, Finger Lakes, a Windy City and some waterfalls that are so famous they don't need a nickname-welcome to the most jam-packed week-long road trip in America. Experience skyscrapers, music and street life in two of the coolest cities in the US and breathe in the fresh air in upstate New York. We'll throw in Niagara Falls for good measure. You'll stay in the heart of the cities, and camping will keep you snug in the region's wild heart. Quick and affordable-how's that for a great deal?
Trek though jungle backdrops to Mayan ruins and chill out on white-sand beaches under the Caribbean sun. Check out Mexico, Belize and Guatemala and experience the region's diversity. Wander colonial Antigua's cobblestone streets and shop for treasures before experiencing the natural beauty of Lake Atitlán, its indigenous Mayan villages and striking volcanoes. Snap a picture and impress the folks. One of our most popular trips, this adventure offers natural wonders, excitement and culture with enough time to socialize and do your own thing.
From San José, hit the beach and mountain retreats on your way to the locks of the world-famous Panama Canal at the centre of the Americas. Visit gorgeous islands and chill to reggae beats on Caribbean beaches. Search for the quetzal bird in cloud forests and shake your tailfeather in the clubs of Panama City. With your hotel and transport arranged by our CEOs, you can concentrate on choosing your own adventure.