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Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Winter activities & Aurora hunting in Finnish wilderness
From £1,525 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2017: 12 Mar, 29 Mar
Burma photography tours

Burma photography tours

Photography tour of fascinating Burma: DSLR & advanced compact cameras users welcome
From US $4,100 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 24 Nov
Yoga & relaxation vacation in Portugal

Yoga & relaxation vacation in Portugal

Yoga, massage and mud baths in the Portuguese mountains.
From €800 to €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 14 May, 21 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 23 Jul, 30 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct
Northern lights short break, Finland

Northern lights short break, Finland

Leisurely stay in Finnish Lapland & an Aurora alert system
From £1,455 to £1,465 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2017: 12 Mar, 26 Mar
Orangutan photography in Borneo

Orangutan photography in Borneo

Develop your photography skills in Borneo
From £2,175 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 22 Oct, 7 Nov
Yoga holiday in Barbados, Christmas & New Year

Yoga holiday in Barbados, Christmas & New Year

Yoga holiday in Barbados Christmas and New Year
From US $805 to US $1,050 8 days ex flights
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Angkor Temples short break photography tours, Cambodia

Angkor Temples short break photography tours, Cambodia

Four days photography tours of iconic Angkor temples
From US $1,150 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 7 Jun, 6 Jul, 17 Aug, 10 Nov, 17 Dec
Portugal yoga vacation, Iyengar retreat

Portugal yoga vacation, Iyengar retreat

Wonderful healing Iyengar yoga retreats Algarve, Portugal
From €600 to €850 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 25 Mar, 29 Apr, 19 May, 2 Jun, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 19 Aug, 21 Oct
Yoga and Thai massage retreat in Portugal

Yoga and Thai massage retreat in Portugal

Yoga and Thai Massage retreat in the mountains of Portugal
From €800 to €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 30 Apr
Portugal yoga & massage vacation

Portugal yoga & massage vacation

Yoga, massage and mud baths in the mountains of Portugal
From €800 to €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 14 May, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 1 Oct, 8 Oct
Burma photography tour

Burma photography tour

Discover Burma with a professional travel photographer
From £3,330 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2017: 30 Jul, 24 Nov
2018: 6 Jan
Yoga vacation in Portugal

Yoga vacation in Portugal

A stunning Yoga retreat in the Portuguese mountains.
From €800 to €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 20 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 14 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 23 Jul, 30 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct
Northern Lights & orca photography holiday, Iceland

Northern Lights & orca photography holiday, Iceland

Incredible photographic trip in stunning West Iceland
From £2,100 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 31 Jan
Archaeology vacation in Greece

Archaeology vacation in Greece

A small-group archaeology tour of Greece
From €1,150 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 22 Apr, 29 Apr, 6 May, 13 May, 20 May, 27 May, 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 9 Sep, 16 Sep, 23 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct
Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia

Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia

Experience what it really felt like to be a warrior under the Great Khan
From US $3,350 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 4 Sep
Assam and Nagaland photography tour, India

Assam and Nagaland photography tour, India

Superb photography in Assam & Tribal villages of Nagaland.
From £3,600 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 27 Nov
Painting vacation in Andalucia, Spain

Painting vacation in Andalucia, Spain

Explore your creativity in a delightful Andalucian village.
From £925 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 24 May, 9 Jun, 23 Jun, 8 Sep, 9 Oct
Yoga & surfing vacation in the Algarve, Portugal

Yoga & surfing vacation in the Algarve, Portugal

Nourish yourself with yoga, surf & deliciously healthy food
From €795 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 8 Apr, 6 May, 27 May, 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 9 Sep, 16 Sep, 14 Oct, 21 Oct, 11 Nov
South East China vacation, culture & nature

South East China vacation, culture & nature

Discover ethnic minorities and natural wonders of China
From €1,950 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 4 May, 4 Jun, 17 Jun
Peru small group tour, a food adventure

Peru small group tour, a food adventure

Peru is an exciting region to go on a foodie adventure.
From US $1,966 to US $2,215 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 8 Apr, 22 Apr, 6 May, 27 May, 24 Jun, 22 Jul, 12 Aug, 2 Sep, 30 Sep, 21 Oct, 18 Nov
Lapland Northern Lights vacation

Lapland Northern Lights vacation

Few better ways to witness an autumn Aurora
From £1,410 to £1,485 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2017: 20 Sep, 3 Nov, 13 Nov
Cambodia photography vacation & Angkor temples

Cambodia photography vacation & Angkor temples

Improve your travel photography on tour in Cambodia
From US $2,900 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 30 Jun, 11 Aug, 11 Dec
Photography course and holiday in Portugal

Photography course and holiday in Portugal

Take your photography up a level in beautiful surroundings
From £1,395 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 11 Aug
Yoga retreat in Portugal with Tashi Dawa

Yoga retreat in Portugal with Tashi Dawa

A week of nourishing yoga in the forests of Portugal
From €800 to €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr
Yoga & ayurveda vacation in Portugal

Yoga & ayurveda vacation in Portugal

Ayurveda, Yoga and massage in the mountains
From €800 to €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 28 May, 4 Jun, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep
Lofoten Islands summer photography vacation, Norway

Lofoten Islands summer photography vacation, Norway

Amazing Photogrpahic trip in the beautiful Lofoten Islands
From £2,950 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 20 May
2018: 19 May
Cuba salsa dance holiday

Cuba salsa dance holiday

Salsa dance holiday of a lifetime in Cuba!
From £1,345 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 13 Mar, 26 Jun, 17 Jul, 9 Oct, 18 Dec
£50 discount off the July 2 week Cuba dance holiday
Photography vacation in Southwest Sri Lanka

Photography vacation in Southwest Sri Lanka

Photograph South West Sri Lanka with us
From €2,400 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 20 Nov
Yoga retreats in Andalucia, Spain

Yoga retreats in Andalucia, Spain

Yoga and meditation in the magical mountains of Andalucia
From €649 to €1,149 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 21 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 30 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov, 12 Nov, 19 Nov
Last minute yoga and meditation retreat in beautiful Spain.
Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure

Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure

Discover Cambodia's unique, ancient and exotic food culture
From US $1,058 to US $1,450 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 2 Mar, 16 Mar, 13 Apr, 4 May, 8 Jun, 13 Jul, 10 Aug, 7 Sep, 28 Sep, 19 Oct, 2 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2018: 4 Jan, 18 Jan, 25 Jan, 15 Feb, 8 Mar, 29 Mar, 19 Apr, 24 May, 7 Jun, 5 Jul, 9 Aug, 30 Aug, 27 Sep, 18 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 22 Nov, 6 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec
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reviews for Small group special interest vacations

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I am reborn! Simply the best vacation I have ever been on
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
Very enjoyable
It was OK
A bit disappointing really
Northern Lights photography vacation in Iceland, coast & ice
From
£2,850
excluding flights
It was terrific. From start to end, Iceland Northern Lights, Coast and Ice workshop was impeccably researched, planned and executed with a rich, full and unique itinerary. (more)Rosalie Wang
Superb...it opened up a place to me that I only had an inkling about and revealed raw, spectacular other-worldly beauty. Humbling that such beauty still exists in the world... (more)Marianne Werner
Fantastic - the tutors were excellent, patient, helpful and very professional. I learnt a lot but realise that I still have a lot to learn (more)Jan Beaty
Yoga & relaxation vacation in Portugal
From
€800
excluding flights
It was amazing and fabulous and life changing. One of the best vacations I have ever been on, I just wish it could have been longer!! (more)Rosy Everitt
This would be a perfect and highly recommendable vacation if you're: interested in nurturing your mind and body by yoga and healthy tasty food...The love and warmth of the Winter family made you directly feel at ease and at home. The yoga classes were of good quality and inspiring. Loved the silent walks in the morning. (more)Jasmijn Visser
So many memories and amazing times. Probably the most exciting was swimming in fast flowing rivers and waterfalls around the house! ...A brilliant vacation and I'd definitely go back. (more)Laura Chan
Portugal yoga & massage vacation
From
€800
excluding flights
Don't hesitate! I had never done any yoga before but if you are a beginner, don't be put off as everyone is so welcoming and encouraging. (more)Rosy Scott
It was a very magical place where you could relax and have complete rest with a wonderful team of people looking after you. I would highly recommend and would make a return visit again. (more)Kwok Chan
Excellent! This is a vacation for people who want or need to offer time to themselves, stepping out of their daily life for a week and literally cleansing their body on every level, whether physically, mentally or spiritually. (more)georgina porro
Orangutan photography in Borneo
From
£2,175
excluding flights
Overall just absolutely amazing. As a nature lover, traveler and with an interest in knowing new cultures and interacting with local people I really appreciated the program of the trip. As a beginner in photography I really appreciated the patient and willing attitude that Ian had on this tour. (more)Henriette Hradocka
Staff excellent and very friendly and helpful. (more)Greg Morrison
This is a great vacation. Whether you are a first time photographer or experienced photographer you will love this vacation and will come back with great photos and memories, as well as having learned a lot. (more)Mark Edwards
Archaeology vacation in Greece
From
€1,150
excluding flights
The most memorable moment was standing in 'Agamemnon's tomb' in Mycenae and seeing the perfectly preserved theatre at Epidauros. An enjoyable and efficient way of visiting many major archaeological sites, and also of participating in other activities such as local wine-tasting. (more)Nicholas Millersmith
This vacation exceeded my expectations, it was well paced. Thanks to everyone involved, including my fellow vacation makers who were great company. Simply one of the best vacations I have ever been on. (more)Jackie Hutchison
Extremely enjoyable, very educational, drivers/guides are very knowledgeable and kind, give you your own space when needed and do their very best to help everyone on the trip! The locations visited are beyond beautiful! (more)Kevin Costello
Yoga vacation in Portugal
From
€800
excluding flights
Although clichι, I would say this was one of the best vacations I've been on, hand on heart. Why? All the categories that I can think of which make for an enriching and joyous experience were there: excellent quality of the treatment, yoga lessons; the beautiful location, the friendly and committed ethos of the staff and owners; wonderful and eye-opening food; outstanding company of fellow travelers; the vision of the project and its execution (more)Ben Moss
I loved my vacation and I am very thankful to have shared this experience with a brilliant group of people. I highly recommend this retreat. (more)Helen Butler
The whole vacation at was memorable. Really lovely warm hearted hosts and a great yoga teacher and the best vegetarian food we have ever eaten! (more)Jacqui Allen
Northern Lights, glaciers & ice photography holiday Iceland
From
£2,550
excluding flights
10 stars out of 5 (more)Brenda Gillingham
It was fantastic. The tour guides were very responsive to local conditions and flexible to the interests of the group. They were very well organized and knew which sites would be good at different times of day for photography. The group had people at different levels of photography experience, but the common interest brought people together. (more)Christopher Gawronski
Excellent. Inspiring. Exhausting. I would do it all again tomorrow. (more)Tania Skye
Umbria cooking vacation, Italy
From
€1,190
excluding flights
The most memorable was the location and the kindest of attention shown. The service was so personalized which distinguishes this trip from many others I have had. (more)Simone Micallef
There are a number of memorable things - the house and it's very peaceful location, Marina and Gianlucca's hospitality; perhaps extra special were the cooking lessons in their superb kitchen followed by some excellent meals with great company. (more)Kevin Fidler
Do it. You will love it. (more)Ruth Kirkby
Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras
From
£1,525
including UK flights
The reindeer farm was a great day out. Then seeing the northern lights which lasted for hours and just got better and better. (more)Simon Burrows
10 OUT OF 10 (more)Jill Bridden
Every minute I spent in Finland was truly memory making! To walk in snowy woods along paths through the trees, to hear nothing but the sound of my breath was so soul restoring. (more)Marilyn Molyneux
Yoga and Thai massage retreat in Portugal
From
€800
excluding flights
The most amazing week away...It has opened my eyes to Yoga and the benefits of massage and Acupuncture. (more)sarah dunnill
A great break from a mad city life. A great combination of people and therapies to recharge...great space for yoga, great teaching. Wonderful massage and acupuncture - totally restorative. (more)Joanna Benn
Excellent...perfect in so many ways. . There is an energy that runs through the place and you feel connected every waking moment; as you find a quiet moment by one of the water pools, or take a walk with one of the dogs, attending a yoga class, enjoying a good night’s sleep. It’s a healing place like no other. (more)sophia Hannay
Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia
From
US $3,350
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The whole trip was very memorable, horse riding, local, landscape, culture everything was amazing Tips? just be ready to let yourself go and enjoy being in a very different authentic existence for a while Local benefits? The locals were key to the whole trip and were very happy to be sharing their culture Overall rating? absolutely amazing experience (more)Dave Redfern
Northern lights short break, Finland
From
£1,455
including UK flights
Most memorable was the snow! (more)Joanna Kelly
It was in my top three vacations and I have travelled a lot. An absolute must! (more)Thomas White
The most memorable part of the vacation was husky sledging...Daughter said, "best vacation ever". (more)Alison Ferguson
Burma photography tour
From
£3,330
including UK flights
Difficult to choose.. but Sunrise looking over the ruins of Bagan watching many hot air balloons appear over the horizon was probably the most memorable. I would describe the vacation as a photographic adventure taking in many of the sights of Mayanmar! The accommodation was good standard and trip matched my expectations. (more)Elspeth Robertson
The most memorable was the size and variety of this fabulous country and the warmth of the people plus the food! All great making Myanmar very special. (more)Linda Bailey
The most memorable moment of the trip was the balloon flight over Bagan! (more)David Tiley
Northern Lights & orca photography holiday, Iceland
From
£2,100
excluding flights
Got to see a pod of eight orca whales including a baby on a whale watching cruise from grundurfordur. (more)Craig Hamilton
We had a 24hr period where everything just went right. Killer Whales, dolphins and a surprise display of a fantastic Aurora...It was a fantastic vacation. (more)Jenny Lacey
The most memorable parts were seeing the Orca swim under the bridge we were standing on and the grade 5 Aurora Borealis - painting the sky in technicolour! (more)Keith Muir
Sounds of the Hebrides cruise in Scotland
From
£750
excluding flights
The sailing trip was amazing and the best of all was meeting Colette and Michael, there where wonderful. Colette is a great chef, breakfast, lunch and dinner was very, very good (more)Karen Wix
The most memorable parts were the stunning scenery and peaceful moorings. The wildlife especially the seals and beautiful shoals of jellyfish floating like alien creatures in a calm sea. (more)Fiona Morrison
Portugal yoga vacation, Iyengar retreat
From
€600
excluding flights
Outstanding. This is a seriously good vacation. (more)Gillian Goodchild-Colley
5 stars excellent (more)Helen M Samuels
The yoga classes, the extraordinary vegetarian food and the peaceful location...9 out of 10! (more)Alex Bartolozzi
Yoga retreat in Portugal with Tashi Dawa
From
€800
excluding flights
Fantastic would recommend to everyone...The most memorable part of the vacation was the family that run the retreat. They are so warm, loving and welcoming that it felt like spending a week with family. (more)Rebecca Hones
super great, a big bravo to the Moses team, teachers, benevoles and family, they are the one making it magic ! (more)Sophie Durlot
Yoga & ayurveda vacation in Portugal
From
€800
excluding flights
Memorable parts? I had such an amazing time at Yoga at Moses, I don't think I could pinpoint my favourite moment, but the things that stood out the most were: the beautiful morning walks and yoga sessions overlooking the valley, the copious amounts of delicious, nutritious food, with loads of variety at every meal, the completely horizontal feeling of relaxation at Moses and the welcoming and accepting attitudes of the Winter family. Tips? Just come as you are and be open to being... (more)Holly Parker
Cambodia photography vacation
From
US $1,825
excluding flights
The whole trip is something I will remember for a lifetime for all the right reasons, the people, the places, the adventure....10 out of 10, now got to start saving for the next one. (more)Jon Lane
I am pleased to say that sunrise at Angkor Wat was as spine tingling as I had hoped...Without exaggeration, this trip has caused me to rethink my photography as well as my vacations in general. (more)Phillip Edwards
The most memorable part was making our way to Angkor Wat early morning ...As the sky gradually lit up we were able to pick out the shape of Angkor Wat and focused our cameras as the sky gradually lit up - very exciting. (more)Peggy Mckenzie
Cuba salsa dance holiday
From
£1,345
excluding flights
The dans and dancers; they were excellent, friendly and accommodating to all levels of proficiency. Fantastic. I feel fortunate to have met the people I have met in Santiago, lived in their homes, got to know them, learnt to dance. (more)Maria Cappelen
The best part of the vacation was the dance lessons. The instructors were great. Very patient and enthusiastic. The dance program again was well put together. The night outs with the dance instructors was great too - helped build confidence around what we had learned during the day. (more)Ujwala Rao
Learning to dance with the professional dancers. My wife and I had never danced before and we speak no Spanish so the patience and understanding of the dancers was fantastic! (more)Keith Armstrong
Morocco photography vacation
From
£1,195
excluding flights
10/10 I would love to go on another trip! (more)Samantha Harrison
I think the trip around the Sahara stands out after nearly a year but every stop had huge merit. (more)Denise Cobb
I have recommended this trip to a number of my photography friends - great organisation fantastic practical advise that will benefit photographers of all standards. I learnt so much and advice I received changed the way I look at things and widened my skills and perspectives. Difficult to imagine how it could have been better........many be an extra week! (more)David Holroyd
Cambodia travel photography tour
From
£2,850
excluding flights
The perfect vacation. (more)Susanne Kempf
Excellent, memorable, wonderful. (more)liz mcmanus
South East China vacation, culture & nature
From
€1,950
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The minority villages as not many westerners get to see this part of China. They welcome you into their houses and although they have very little they gave us some oranges. We also visited a primary school which was great fun as we taught the children hopscotch and a few words of English. Tips? You will have a wonderful time. You have to be prepared to rough it a bit but its well worth it. A fascinating journey. Local benefits? Absolutely Overall... (more)Phil Linley
Yoga holiday in Barbados, Christmas & New Year
From
US $805
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The spot - very quiet and green - nice people Tips? Relax and enjoy Local benefits? Yes Overall rating? Very good (more)Karin Guttorm
Painting vacation in Andalucia, Spain
From
£925
excluding flights
The painting experience and teaching was the most memorable part of the vacation. (more)Luisa Brenta
I found it very enjoyable and relaxing; the organisers were efficient and friendly and created a welcoming environment. The mix of people on the course contributed to an interesting week as there were some serious painters and others who just wanted to dabble (more)Patricia Diango
Meeting a wonderful group of people and being tutored by a fantastic artist was the most memorable part of the vacation.... Also loved staying in local houses and becoming part of a traditional village for a week. (more)Lorraine Rutter
Lapland Northern Lights vacation
From
£1,410
including UK flights
It was quite magical. Both aurora, pale green and pinkish, and the millions of stars were reflected in the dark river below. (more)Katrina Miller
Excellent. I'd be happy to go back to Nellim again. (more)Malcolm Raggett
It was a wonderful trip and I have fallen in love with Lapland and Finland. (more)Sally Means
Portugal Vinyasa flow yoga retreat
From
€800
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Going down to the river and behaving like a hippopotamus.....by this I mean wallowing in the mud. It was not only fun but made the skin feel good too. Tips? Don't worry about what stage you are at in your yoga practice. The teachers are highly skilled and can guide you regardless of your level. I was a beginner and therefore enjoyed the afternoon sessions that focused more on pair yoga. Also buy some of their honey if you can......it is simply divine. Local benefits? Yes,... (more)Janice Thomas
Finland activity vacation and Northern Lights
From
€1,140
excluding flights
It's hard to choose one memorable moment - I had a lovely time with the small team of ladies and the hospitality from our guide Mika, and our chef Harri was phenomenal! All the activities were great, and the food was delicious. (more)Nita Losoponkul
The husky safari and the general scenery were the most memorable parts of this trip. (more)John Vango
Reunification Express vacation, Vietnam
From
US $1,560
excluding flights
Best bits: Watching the crazy traffic on the streets or roads. (more)Janka LACKOVA
The most memorable part was the motorbike tour in Hue & overnight boat trip on Halong Bay. We stayed in lovely owned hotels & ate in family owned restaurants. (more)Samantha Rogers
The association with other travelers and meals were very pleasant. (more)Gayle Avant
Finland huski safari & Northern Lights vacation
From
US $2,715
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The most memorable part of the vacation was how beautiful and peaceful Finland was where we were staying and how peaceful and quiet the sled dogs were once they were working. Tips? Tips for other travelers going on this vacation is to make sure you are reasonably fit before going, and you must be a dog lover. Local benefits? We were very back to nature and conserved energy within the cabins we stayed in. We used open fires to cook when we were out treking. Tips? The... (more)Tina Donovan
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