Umbria cooking vacation, Italy

Umbria cooking vacation, Italy

Learn traditional italian cooking in a beautiful farmhouse
From €1,340 to €1,590 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 11 Oct, 19 Oct, 24 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 18 Apr, 2 May, 23 May, 13 Jun, 27 Jun, 7 Jul, 21 Jul, 11 Aug, 25 Aug
Come to Umbria, live and cook like a local, learn great recipes from a professional chef, explore Umbria and Tuscany, enjoy Italy at its best Pick up any date No extra charge for single use
Sri Lanka small group tour, a food adventure

Sri Lanka small group tour, a food adventure

A delicious adventure through this provocative country.
From US $2,115 to US $2,510 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 2 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 6 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 11 Dec, 18 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec, 28 Dec
2019: 1 Jan, 4 Jan, 8 Jan, 15 Jan, 18 Jan, 22 Jan, 29 Jan, 5 Feb, 8 Feb, 12 Feb, 15 Feb, 19 Feb, 22 Feb, 26 Feb, 5 Mar, 8 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 22 Mar, 26 Mar, 29 Mar, 9 Apr, 12 Apr, 16 Apr, 19 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 11 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 ...
Late availability on these dates: 02 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 06 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 11 Dec, 18 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec, 28 Dec
Mexico small group vacation, a food adventure

Mexico small group vacation, a food adventure

Get an authentic taste of Mexico on this 8 day tour
From US $1,715US $1,616 to US $2,095 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 6 Oct, 20 Oct, 17 Nov, 22 Dec
2019: 12 Jan, 19 Jan, 16 Feb, 9 Mar, 13 Apr, 27 Apr, 25 May, 29 Jun, 20 Jul, 10 Aug, 7 Sep, 21 Sep, 5 Oct, 19 Oct, 2 Nov, 23 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
Up to US $170 off. Late availability on these dates: 06 Oct, 20 Oct, 17 Nov, 22 Dec
South Indian food tour, Kerala

South Indian food tour, Kerala

Food & culture of Kerala
From £1,575 16 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and adapted to suit your budget and requirements
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French Riviera vacation, walking, culture & cooking option

French Riviera vacation, walking, culture & cooking option

Experience real French culture and get off the beaten track
From €510 to €780 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip runs every week (April- Nov) with a set itinerary but the length of stay & arrival date can be adjusted to your needs
Italian cooking vacation, small group

Italian cooking vacation, small group

Immersive gastronomy & cooking trips in undiscovered Tuscany
From £1,300 to £1,400 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 1 Oct
2019: 18 Apr, 12 May, 9 Jun, 23 Jun, 1 Sep, 15 Sep, 29 Sep, 13 Oct
Helsinki city break, winter sports & gastronomy

Helsinki city break, winter sports & gastronomy

Helsinki with an overnight tour in the countryside tailomade
From €634 to €800 3 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip departs on a Friday
Cooking and walking vacation, Spanish Pyrenees

Cooking and walking vacation, Spanish Pyrenees

A gastronomical experience in the Spanish Pyrenees
From €1,295 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 14 Oct
2019: 16 Mar, 31 Mar, 5 May, 8 Sep, 13 Oct
100 euro discount off October Cooking and Walking Holiday Spanish Pyrenees
India small group vacation, a food adventure

India small group vacation, a food adventure

2 week discovery of the sights, sounds & flavours of India.
From US $2,285US $1,828 to US $2,600 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Sep, 2 Oct, 9 Oct, 19 Oct, 23 Oct, 26 Oct, 30 Oct, 2 Nov, 6 Nov, 9 Nov, 13 Nov, 7 Dec, 14 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec, 28 Dec
2019: 4 Jan, 18 Jan, 25 Jan, 1 Feb, 8 Feb, 12 Feb, 15 Feb, 22 Feb, 1 Mar, 8 Mar, 15 Mar, 22 Mar, 29 Mar, 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 1 Oct, 4 Oct, 8 Oct, 11 Oct, 15 Oct, 18 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 1 Nov, 5 Nov, 8 Nov, 15 Nov, 22 Nov, 29 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 24 Dec ...
Up to US $470 off. Late availability on these dates: 28 Sep, 02 Oct, 09 Oct, 19 Oct, 23 Oct, 26 Oct, 30 Oct, 02 Nov, 06 Nov, 09 Nov, 13 Nov, 07 Dec, 14 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec, 28 Dec
Vietnam small group vacation, a food adventure

Vietnam small group vacation, a food adventure

Exotic 2 week culinary and cultural tour of Vietnam.
From US $1,840US $1,628 to US $2,095 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec, 30 Dec
2019: 6 Jan, 27 Jan, 10 Feb, 24 Feb, 3 Mar, 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 21 Apr, 28 Apr, 12 May, 26 May, 9 Jun, 23 Jun, 30 Jun, 14 Jul, 28 Jul, 11 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 6 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
Up to US $280 off. Late availability on these dates: 30 Sep, 07 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct, 04 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov, 25 Nov, 09 Dec, 30 Dec
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 $1,270US $1,016 to US $1,395 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 11 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 27 Dec
2019: 3 Jan, 14 Feb, 7 Mar, 21 Mar, 18 Apr, 9 May, 6 Jun, 4 Jul, 8 Aug, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct, 17 Oct, 31 Oct, 14 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec, 12 Dec, 26 Dec
Up to US $250 off. Late availability on these dates: 11 Oct, 01 Nov, 15 Nov, 27 Dec
French Riviera vacation food, walking & culture

French Riviera vacation food, walking & culture

Experience real French culture and get off the beaten track
From €370 to €1,275 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip runs every week (April- Nov) with a set itinerary but length of stay & arrival date can be adjusted to your needs
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 $2,505 to US $2,585 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 Oct, 16 Nov
2019: 22 Mar, 19 Apr, 3 May, 17 May, 7 Jun, 28 Jun, 9 Aug, 6 Sep, 4 Oct, 8 Nov
Late availability on these dates: 05 Oct, 16 Nov
Turkey small group vacation, a food adventure

Turkey small group vacation, a food adventure

Exotic 2 week culinary and cultural tour of Turkey.
From US $1,550US $1,510 to US $1,550 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 30 Sep
2019: 14 Apr, 5 May, 30 Jun, 1 Sep, 29 Sep
Late availability on these dates: 30 Sep
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Japan group vacation, a food adventure

Japan group vacation, a food adventure

Dive into Tokyo city’s incredible food scene
From US $4,965US $4,717 to US $5,530 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov
2019: 10 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 21 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 19 May, 26 May, 23 Jun, 18 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov
Up to US $240 off. Late availability on these dates: 07 Oct, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 04 Nov
Tuscany pasta and risotto making

Tuscany pasta and risotto making

A Tuscan food adventure, learn to make pasta
From £650 to £700 4 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 Sep, 14 Oct, 21 Oct
2019: 11 Apr, 3 May, 24 May, 17 Jun, 9 Sep, 7 Oct, 24 Oct
North Thailand group vacation, a food adventure

North Thailand group vacation, a food adventure

Experience the freshness, tanginess and spiciness of Thailand
From US $1,175 to US $1,360 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 6 Oct, 27 Oct, 24 Nov, 29 Dec
2019: 12 Jan, 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 16 Mar, 27 Apr, 18 May, 13 Jul, 14 Sep, 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 23 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 06 Oct, 27 Oct, 24 Nov, 29 Dec
Andalucia walking & local cuisine vacation

Andalucia walking & local cuisine vacation

Walking and gastronomy in tranquil and rural Andalucia
From £1,985 11 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Italian food tours

Italian food tours

Flavours of northern Italy on this special food-lovers journey
From US $3,150US $2,805 to US $3,400 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 1 Oct
2019: 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, 20 May, 27 May, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 9 Sep, 16 Sep, 23 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct
2020: 13 Apr, 27 Apr, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 15 Jun, 29 Jun, 13 Jul, 10 Aug, 24 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 01 Oct
Japan art and food tour, tailor made

Japan art and food tour, tailor made

Experience Japanese culture through food and art
From £3,900 to £4,470 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Eastern Algarve food & wine walking tour

Eastern Algarve food & wine walking tour

Guided walking holiday in Algarve for food and wine lovers
From €895 to €1,045 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Sep, 7 Oct, 22 Oct, 10 Nov, 16 Dec
2019: 2 Feb
100€ off late availability dates: 24 September + 7 October, 22 October. Book now!
Santiago wineries tour in Chile

Santiago wineries tour in Chile

Travel in Chile, Explore Santiago & Wineyards in 5 Days
From US $1,420 to US $1,670 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Cities of Chile and Argentina tour

Cities of Chile and Argentina tour

Tour To Santiago de Chile wineries, Mendoza and Buenos Aires
From US $3,358 to US $3,726 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Iberian Ham tour in Andalucia, Spain

Iberian Ham tour in Andalucia, Spain

Become immersed in the destination of Iberian Ham, Andalusia
From €525 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Vietnam food vacation

Vietnam food vacation

Feast your way around Vietnam on this culinary journey.
From £2,995 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Vegetarian food & cooking retreat in Portugal

Vegetarian food & cooking retreat in Portugal

Sumptious wine & vegie cooking retreat near amazing Sintra
From €1,700 to €1,800 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 1 Nov, 8 Nov, 15 Nov, 22 Nov, 29 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec
2019: 3 Jan, 10 Jan, 17 Jan, 24 Jan, 31 Jan, 7 Feb, 14 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb, 7 Mar, 14 Mar, 21 Mar, 28 Mar
Iran food and culture tour with Simi Rezai-Ghassemi

Iran food and culture tour with Simi Rezai-Ghassemi

10 days exploring Iran food and culture with a specialist
From £3,595 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 25 Apr
India food tour with Romy Gill

India food tour with Romy Gill

Explore the flavours of West Bengal in India with Romy Gill
From £3,995 to £4,275 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 28 Feb, 3 Oct
Peru food tour

Peru food tour

Discover the culinary highlights of Peru
From £3,150 12 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Mexican food vacation, tailor made

Mexican food vacation, tailor made

Discover the street food of Mexico
From £1,659 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Umbria cooking vacation, Italy
From
€1,340
excluding flights
It was a perfect vacation for me, It was restful but not too restful, provided great food, great site seeing, great company and the best hosts you could ever meet. (more)Christine Aickin
The wonderful hospitality that Marina gave us, and the unbelievable meals that Gianluca prepared, some with our help. It is really impossible to pick one thing. The whole week was absolutely wonderful. (more)Peggy Harrison
Had a truly amazing time, in spite of the variable weather. Learning to cook lots of new dishes, amazing food, and meeting likeminded people from the USA and Europe. Such a fun yet relaxing trip. (more)Suzy Dobson
Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure
From
US $1,016
excluding flights
The bike ride to the little villages was my most fun experience and to see how they make rice wine, rice paper, bamboo sticky rice, etc. Also really enjoyed the cooking class the last night. Fun to try so many different foods. (more)Amy Cochran
Best bits: There were so many! The walks through food stalls, the cooking lessons, the impromptu stops of the bus to get more street food and going to a BBQ with locals at Siem Reap. (more)Lauren Supplee
French Riviera vacation, walking, culture & cooking option
From
€510
excluding flights
If I were to pick one particular moment as most memorable it would have to be being in France, mingling with the locals at the neighborhood restaurant and watching France beat Belgium to make the World Cup finals. (more)Deborah Beane
A lovely B&B in a small village run by 2 wonderful people who will do everything to make your stay special and memorable. (more)Karen Sands
The views from Saint Jeannet are fabulous and I met so many lovely people at the inn. (more)Melanie Fluharty
Sri Lanka small group tour, a food adventure
From
US $2,115
excluding flights
This tour brings you to people’s homes to cook and that is the best part. That, and the train ride through the green hills make up my favourite parts :)Moreover, you see Sri Lanka’s highlights such as the hill country, tea plantations,(cave) temples, colonial history and beaches. (more)Juul van Hoof
Undoubtedly the most memorable and exciting part of the trip was the food, Sri Lankan food is spicy, flavourful and delicious. (more)Smita Shah
A most enjoyable experience, getting much closer to the local culture than a standard trip. (more)Andrew Jackson
South Indian food tour, Kerala
From
£1,575
excluding flights
The relaxed pace and seeing how different Southern India is compared to the north. (more)Susan Munson
I would give this vacation a 5 star rating. From the flights to the hotels/homestays - everything was just amazing. (more)Karen Dickinson
Mexico small group vacation, a food adventure
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US $1,616
excluding flights
This trip was pretty disappointing. The itinerary changed constantly and there were only three of the nine days that were actually as written. We didn't stay at Mizunte. (more)Amanda Madorno
Going to local markets and learning and tasting about different foods was the highlights. 11/10 had a fantastic time with great people who were all traveling alone. (more)Ian Robertson
I liked having the focus on food--we tried so many different things, all delicious. (more)Nancy McCormick
French Riviera vacation food, walking & culture
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€370
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The entire trip was memorable however my favorite aspect to this trip was the people I met. I went on this trip alone however I met some very friendly people who were also staying at the house. And the day trips with Benoit and Corrine felt more like a friend showing me around the area rather than a small group tour, which is something I really loved! Tips? The weather was beautiful when I was there but bring layers because some of the day trips have you going to... (more)Divya Patel
North Thailand group vacation, a food adventure
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US $1,175
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The food experiences, especially the cooking class at Apple Resort with Noi. Every market visit was also an eye opener. Tips? Just go... only complaint too much food! Local benefits? I think all our interactions were respectful and responsible. Overall rating? Fabulous. As soon as I got home, I was ready to book my next Intrepid Vacation. (more)Jill Sugden
French Riviera vacation, with morning yoga
From
€370
excluding flights
The excursions which were well thought out and very informative. So much we wouldn't have known if it wasn't for Benoit. Corrines cookery lesson was amazing too and very relaxed. (more)Brenda Muir
By the end of the week (helped by the glorious weather) I had laughed a lot, had some hugely interesting conversations, seen some beautiful places, learnt a lot of interesting facts, made some new friends, eaten some delicious food, tried lots of new things and completely relaxed. I practically cried when I had to leave, I'd loved it so much! (more)Ali James
Cooking and walking vacation, Spanish Pyrenees
From
€1,295
excluding flights
Our hosts were great, catering to a group with different abilities and fitness levels, ensuring that we enjoyed all aspects of the vacation. (more)Kim Caldwell
Simon and Lucy incredibly thoughtful hosts in beautiful setting. Great food, eating out on patio, meeting local people and wonderful walking. Vacation couldn’t have been better! (more)Peggy Poole
First class. Lucy and Simon could not have been more helpful and accommodating and so knowledgeable. (more)Diane Hall
Finland wild food vacation
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€690
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Meeting Finnish people and visiting their homes. Tips? Be prepared to go outside your comfort zone, it'll be worth it. Local benefits? We travelled by train in Finland (put ours to shame!), and local businesses definitely benefitted. Overall rating? Wonderful first visit to Finland - it is not just a place to visit in Winter. (more)Richard Waller
Tuscany holiday, cooking, walking, truffle-hunting tour
From
€800
excluding flights
Our cooking classes here were wonderful. We were using locally sourced ingredients and had so much fun turning them into delicious meals that we enjoyed with the stunning view of the valley beyond. (more)Georgina Orme
The entire stay was perfect. The best part was the hospitality. Francesca, Francesco, and Stella really make guests feel at home. All the farm fresh food was amazing. It was wonderful to be able to share meals with them and the other guests. (more)Lana Frantz
Meeting Italian people, truffle hunting, the making of pasta, tasting Italian home cooking. (more)Simon Bramwell
Parma tour, food and culture vacation in Italy
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€415
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The food was fantastic, and the landscape. Tips? This vacation was very well organised by Giovanna in Italy, and ran like clockwork. If you are interested in regional food,i.e. cheese making, vinegar production and wine, its fascinating and we enjoyed the cultural aspects too. Parma had plenty to offer and we enjoyed the day traveling by train. Local benefits? Yes, certainly we visited small regional producers of food made in the traditional manner. The local... (more)Helen Jeffreson
Italian Alps walking and cooking vacation
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€590
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The entire vacation was memorable! From the moment we got there and were welcomed by our wonderful hosts at their beautiful B&B in the mountains, to the stunning walk through the Alps, the freshly baked treats each morning, the market tour and all the amazing cheese, the cooking class using local or homegrown ingredients, the local tour, the passion of our hosts in sustainably revitalising their area and showing us how they were trying to achieve that, the pizza party. All... (more)Josylin Saunders
Vegan holiday in Greece, cooking and food
From
£689
excluding flights
I have just got back and I had the most wonderful time on vacation - Fiona and her friends and family were great hosts, made me feel very welcome. They also took me around to see wonderful sites in and around Kalamata..... (more)Katy Poynter
Being part of and immersed in the Greek lifestyle through being with Fiona, her team and their families. The course was taught in a relaxed fashion, was fun and we came away with a new approach to cooking. (more)Jean Doorley
Italian cooking vacation, small group
From
£1,300
excluding flights
Excellent! We went with high expectations and were not disappointed. (more)Anita Stubbs
Excellent! A very relaxed yet busy itinerary. Very knowledgeable people who are passionate about the area and what they do. (more)Ed Erl
Helsinki city break, winter sports & gastronomy
From
€634
excluding flights
The highlight was spending a wonderful afternoon and evening at the country home of our Finnish guide, meeting her delightful family and enjoying a superb dinner while listening to her son's girlfriend singing Finnish songs. (more)Nomi Paynton
We really enjoyed the bicycle tour through green spaces around the edges of Helsinki. It was definitely off the beaten tourist track. Our guide was informative and delightful. We loved the evening boat trip to a tiny island west of Turku. (more)Diane Banner
Cooking and cultural vacation in the Spanish Pyrenees
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€1,295
excluding flights
This was one of the best small group experiences we've had, and we've been traveling the world for at least twelve years. (more)Claudia Sanzone
Hiking in the fresh air of Spanish Pyrenees and being up close to many of the endangered lammergeier, or bearded vultures, soaring near the cliffs. My wife and I had a lovely week. The mix of hiking, local cultural visits, tastings and home-cooked meals made a splendid vacation. (more)Ross Gould
Armenia and Georgia food and wine tour
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£1,296
excluding flights
Had a fabulous time in two very beautiful countries. (more)Melinda Vos
Yerevan was a wonderful experience (more)Derek Henderson
India small group vacation, a food adventure
From
US $1,828
excluding flights
My trip was full of exciting and memorable moments every day! To choose one, we visited the Old Delhi the first day, had the breakfast in the narrow lines and then visited the Sikh Temple and were introduced how the local volunteers prepare free meals to be shared to anybody. (more)Jarmo Kaariainen
Excellent. Pancham our guide was great too. (more)Alison Pick
How would you rate your vacation overall? One of the best (more)Mick Sanders
Umbria cooking and painting vacation, Italy
From
€990
excluding flights
A relaxing and enjoyable break - sociable and laid back, and finally learned how to make pasta! Accommodation fine, and really enjoyed the pool as it was really hot. (more)Veronica Thompson
Overall, it was a splendid vacation that I will cherish forever. Umbria was the right blend of beauty, serenity, culture and great cuisine. (more)Ambika Thandavan
Vietnam small group vacation, a food adventure
From
US $1,628
excluding flights
It's generally expensive for the quality of services offered. Some of the food included on the trip was of very cheap quality. (more)Dima Srouri
I cant wait to do another one! (more)valenina giubilei
Family Activity Holiday in the Pelion Peninsula, Greece
From
£390
excluding flights
Memorable parts? In some ways this was a perfect vacation in that it combined cultural tourism, activity and lazing on a beautiful beach. Visiting Delphi and then the monasteries in Meteora was incredible. However, with the children, the chance to spend a few days in and out of the water on the Adriatic coast was incredible. Tips? This is quite an easy vacation in some ways. The transport is all arranged and you get the most personal service from David (our guide). He only takes... (more)Geoff Braterman
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