Filters

Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras

Winter activities & Aurora hunting in the Finnish wilderness
From £1,395 to £1,575 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 1 Dec, 15 Dec
2020: 5 Jan, 12 Jan, 19 Jan, 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 1 Mar, 15 Mar, 29 Mar
Northern Lights photography vacation in Iceland, coast & ice

Northern Lights photography vacation in Iceland, coast & ice

Photographic trip in the stunning west and southeast Iceland
From £3,150 to £3,250 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Oct
2020: 9 Feb, 21 Feb, 1 Mar, 30 Sep, 30 Oct
Orangutan photography in Borneo

Orangutan photography in Borneo

Develop your photography skills in Borneo
From £2,175 to £2,275 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 22 Oct, 7 Nov
Burma photography tours

Burma photography tours

Photography tour of Burma:
From US $4,300 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 17 Nov

Travel Team

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
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 $2,410 to US $2,730 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 11 Oct, 15 Oct, 18 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 1 Nov, 5 Nov, 8 Nov, 22 Nov, 29 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 24 Dec, 27 Dec
2020: 3 Jan, 10 Jan, 17 Jan, 24 Jan, 31 Jan, 7 Feb, 14 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb, 6 Mar, 13 Mar, 20 Mar, 3 Apr, 10 Apr, 4 Sep, 11 Sep, 18 Sep, 25 Sep, 2 Oct, 6 Oct, 9 Oct, 16 Oct, 20 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 3 Nov, 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 17 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 4 Dec, 8 Dec, 11 Dec, 18 Dec ...
Late availability on these dates: 13 Sep, 20 Sep
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 $1,372 to US $1,965 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 29 Jun, 20 Jul, 10 Aug, 7 Sep, 21 Sep, 5 Oct, 2 Nov, 23 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2020: 11 Jan, 18 Jan, 15 Feb, 7 Mar, 21 Mar, 11 Apr, 25 Apr, 23 May, 27 Jun, 18 Jul, 8 Aug, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct, 17 Oct, 7 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec, 12 Dec
Up to US $340 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 29 Jun, 20 Jul, 10 Aug, 07 Sep, 21 Sep
Archaeology vacation in Greece

Archaeology vacation in Greece

A small-group archaeology tour of Greece
From €1,250 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct
Northern lights short break, Finland

Northern lights short break, Finland

Leisurely stay in Finnish Lapland & an Aurora alert system
From £1,320 to £1,710 5 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 6 Jan, 13 Jan, 20 Jan, 27 Jan, 3 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar
Photography vacation in southern India

Photography vacation in southern India

An incredible photographic Journey into Tamil Nadu & Kerala
From £3,950 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: Will depart in 2018. Contact us for details
Special interest travel guide
What we rate and what we don't
Photography vacation in Andalucia, Spain

Photography vacation in Andalucia, Spain

New! Capture beautiful Andalucia with camera & smart phones.
From £795 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 9 Sep, 9 Oct
2020: 29 May, 12 Jun, 8 Sep, 17 Oct
Cuba salsa dance holiday

Cuba salsa dance holiday

Salsa dance holiday of a lifetime in Cuba!
From £1,560 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 7 Nov, 19 Dec
2020: 12 Mar, 2 Apr
Learn Spanish in Peru & trek the Inca trail

Learn Spanish in Peru & trek the Inca trail

Inca trek & relaxed, professional Spanish lessons
From US $1,480 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit any dates, subject to Inca Trail permit availability (closed February)
French Riviera vacation, walking, culture & cooking option

French Riviera vacation, walking, culture & cooking option

Experience real French culture while relaxing mindfully...
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
Morocco photography vacation

Morocco photography vacation

A true Moroccan adventure of Kasbahs, mountains and desert
From £1,245 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 19 Oct
Painting vacation in Andalucia, Spain

Painting vacation in Andalucia, Spain

Explore your painting creativity in delightful Andalucia.
From £950 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 9 Sep, 9 Oct
2020: 29 May, 12 Jun, 8 Sep
Cambodia photography vacation & Angkor temples

Cambodia photography vacation & Angkor temples

Improve your travel photography on tour in Cambodia
From US $3,600 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 Aug, 27 Oct
Ladakh photography tour, India

Ladakh photography tour, India

Inspirational photographic expedition to stunning Ladakh
From £3,250 to £3,400 17 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 27 Jul
2020: 8 Jul
Learn Spanish in Granada, Spain

Learn Spanish in Granada, Spain

A variety of Spanish courses in Granada
From €170 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: All courses start every Monday throughout the year. There are no classes on national holiday and during the Christmas period (20 Dec – 02 Jan)
Angkor Temples photography tour, Cambodia

Angkor Temples photography tour, Cambodia

Four days photography tours of iconic Angkor temples
From US $1,150 5 days ex flights
Small group travel

Travel Team

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Cuba music vacations

Cuba music vacations

Music holiday of a lifetime in Santiago de Cuba
From £895 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 7 Nov
2020: 12 Mar
Photography holiday in Picos de Europa, Spain

Photography holiday in Picos de Europa, Spain

Photo in N Spain's stunning mountain villages & wild coast
From £2,400 to £2,600 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 13 Oct
2020: 10 Oct
Lofoten Islands winter photography vacation, Norway

Lofoten Islands winter photography vacation, Norway

Unique Photography in Norway's beautiful Lofoten Islands
From £2,450 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 8 Feb, 16 Feb
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 $1,290US $1,096 to US $1,465 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 4 Jul, 19 Sep, 17 Oct, 31 Oct, 14 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec, 26 Dec
2020: 9 Jan, 13 Feb, 19 Mar, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 7 May, 4 Jun, 2 Jul, 6 Aug, 17 Sep, 1 Oct, 29 Oct, 12 Nov, 26 Nov, 3 Dec, 10 Dec, 24 Dec
Up to US $190 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 04 Jul, 19 Sep
Treehotel and Northern Lights vacation, Sweden

Treehotel and Northern Lights vacation, Sweden

Luxury tree hotel in Northern Sweden
From £965 to £1,495 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout September to April.
Special interest travel guide
What we rate and what we don't
Spanish course & hiking vacation, Picos de Europa, Spain

Spanish course & hiking vacation, Picos de Europa, Spain

Spanish classes + stunning hikes in Picos de Europa
From €659 to €699 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 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
29€ off all trips! Limited time only!
Moorish Spain to Marrakech by rail

Moorish Spain to Marrakech by rail

Visit villages and Moroccon cities
From US $1,550 to US $1,690 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 6 Oct, 22 Dec
2020: 23 Feb, 4 Apr, 4 Oct, 1 Nov, 20 Dec
Learn Spanish & hike the Camino de Santiago, Spain

Learn Spanish & hike the Camino de Santiago, Spain

Spanish Course + walking in the Camino del Norte
From €659 to €699 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 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
29€ off all trips! Limited time only!
Northern lights family vacation, tailor made

Northern lights family vacation, tailor made

A mix of Lapland family activities and a relaxing Spa hotel
From £1,065 to £1,225 4 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit your requirements
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
Photography tour in Vietnam and Cambodia

Photography tour in Vietnam and Cambodia

Tour Cambodia & Vietnam with a professional photographer
From US $2,500 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 3 Aug, 25 Nov
2020: 13 Jan
Northern Lights photography vacation in Iceland, coast & ice
From
£3,150
excluding flights
great trip, well organised. memories for life (more)juris uzegovs
Excellent. Our 'Tutor' James Rushworth was exceptional. His ability to place us in the right place at the right time, his knowledge of Iceland and things Icelandic, his photography skills and ability to pass on that knowledge were superb. (more)Alvin Barrick
Excellent. I saw a lot of Iceland and had plenty of time and opportunity to take photographs. James was an excellent photography tutor and guide and provided lots of expert guidance, useful suggestions and encouragement. (more)Pamela Harris
Northern Lights tour in Iceland
From
US $1,795
excluding flights
Excellent! (more)Michelle Romano
Perfect we loved it!... The landscape of Iceland was beautiful. (more)Sarah Medley
Pilates wellness retreat in Greece
From
£790
excluding flights
This vacation is perfect for switching off - the idea of the wellness together with the Pilates is to relax your mind and body in a beautiful location. (more)Helen Wood
The most memorable was being taught Pilates and meditation by Ioannis Davros. (more)Frances Lawrence
I loved the whole thing. The Pilates, meditation and Chi Gung tuaght by Ionos made me feel like a new woman after the week in Pelion...the sumptuous home cooking and amiable comraderie around the square table hosted by Pip and Nick...the splendid accommodation with views across the water to mountains. There is no one stand out. It was as a delight all round. (more)Steph Tchan
Finland Northern Lights vacation, Wilderness Auroras
From
£1,395
including UK flights
The vacation met or exceeded our expectations on all levels. However a small caveat - we have done this sort of vacation before so knew what to expect. I am going to give it 5 stars but that does not mean 5 star luxury!! (more)Allison Bucknell
Seeing the Northern Lights, husky sledging, snowshoeing were the most memorable parts of the vacation. (more)Mary Lewis
Difficult to go for one thing as it was all very memorable and exciting... If pushed I would say that one of the most memorable single events was being in the forest with Petri and his reindeer. (more)Jane Sargant
Spanish course & hiking vacation, Picos de Europa, Spain
From
€659
excluding flights
I now feel more confident using the language. Alongside the extremely enjoyable classes I had GREAT fun doing the outdoor activities (canyoning, caving, kayaking etc.). The area is stunning. (more)Mark Kitchenham
The walks in the Picos de Europa were great. There were lots of variation in the scenery and the guide was very good. (more)Johanna Klunder
Meeting with like-minded people, all very friendly and all willing to learn from each others was memorable. I also certainly loved exploring the region of the Picos de Europa, with green and quite dramatic scenery. (more)Jean-Pierre Darque
Umbria cooking vacation, Italy
From
€1,390
excluding flights
The whole package was full of interesting elements from the cooking to the trips out to stunning hilltop towns. The food was, as always in Italy, such a pleasure to enjoy along with the excellent wines. (more)Martyn furzer
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
Treehotel and Northern Lights vacation, Sweden
From
£965
excluding flights
The dog sledding was the most memorable. (more)James Harrison
The glass igloo and the Aurora restaurant was the highlight of the trip. We got to enjoy a few hours of clear night sky and a full moon before the clouds came over, and whilst we didn't get to see the northern lights, it was still fantastic. (more)Jodie Potts
The food, northern lights and the moose sightings, also the friendly and most hosptialable reception from all the staff. And oh the accommodation, so warm, clean and stylish with amazing views. (more)Karen Gibson
Altiplano de Granada activity vacation, Spain
From
€370
excluding flights
Brilliant family vacation with excellent hosts offering a lovely eco-friendly hotel with great food, excellent support organising activities and a truly memorable experience. (more)Rebecca Threlfall
Canyoning, spending the morning on a farm or horse riding were amongst the most memorable parts of our vacation. (more)Rupali Gleeson
The most memorable part of the vacation was definitely the owners of the hotel. The vacation was off the beaten track and yet, we found more than ever to do. (more)Laura Potterton
Orangutan photography in Borneo
From
£2,175
excluding flights
A fantastic trip with like minded people, great playing with the camera daily - Had good tuition from Ian when asked and everyone shared tips too. Learnt more tips of the trade! (more)Jane Savage
It’s difficult to pinpoint just one highlight of this wonderful trip. Seeing nature at its finest is always such a privilege, but those wonderful Orangutans stole my heart. (more)Maggie Jefferies
Fantastic, an amazing experience (more)Charlie Davidson
Northern Lights sailing cruise in Norway
From
NKr12,900
excluding flights
Most memorable? - Seeing over 100 orcas swimming freely around the boat. What a truly breath taking experience... Amazing. I can't recommend this trip highly enough. Charles and his crew are fantastic. (more)Stuart Etheridge
Most memorable parts of the vacation were... the frequent encounters with both Humpback and Orca each day. (more)Paul Manning
The trip on the boat Goxheim with Charles Wara was absolutely amazing. The boat, food etc was really great. The scenery and wildlife amazing! Way beyond my expectations (more)Jude Runnals
Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure
From
US $1,096
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
Painting vacation in Cyprus
From
£920
excluding flights
Excellent....Staying in a charming hill village, surrounded by lovely countryside doing what I like best - painting and drawing. (more)Eric Drewery
A very picturesque town ideal for painting as it offers a combination of scenic views and beautiful stone architecture. Very peaceful and quiet town. (more)Anthony Collazos
Italian cooking vacation, small group
From
£1,400
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
Short break pasta making & Italian food vacation, Tuscany
From
£700
excluding flights
It was not just a fabulous foodie experience but great fun cooking discovering eating and being with likeminded people. (more)Mandy K
The focused, pasta-making instruction and recipes from Oli (and everything he cooked for us!), along with the relaxing and welcoming atmosphere created by both he and Flo made the course a truly wonderful experience. (more)Diana Gloria
The practical cooking activities led by Oli and ably supported by Flo were an absolute pleasure - equipment and supplies were perfect, guidance was very patient, and the results were delicious! (more)Philippa Schofield
Burma photography tours
From
US $4,300
excluding flights
Memorable parts? A brilliant itinerary! Tips? Local benefits? I do not feel that we reduced environmental impact or supported conservation at all. All the local people that we invited to take part in the photo shoots were offered payment although I do not feel that this was making any sustainable change. Overall rating? Truly magical experience with a spectacular photographer. (more)Nikki Biggs
Winter tailor-made vacation in Finland
From
£975
including UK flights
The most memorable part of the vacation was Husky dog sledding. (more)Kristine Chadwick
We loved the location and scenery. Fantastic and looking to go again next year. (more)Lorraine Aspell
The weather and beautiful scenery. Very helpful and friendly local people. A great place for a short stay. A little more choice of food would be good in the hotel but generally all round very good. Excellent staff! (more)Simon Gooding
Northern lights family vacation, tailor made
From
£1,065
including UK flights
Excellent - we were so sad to have to come home! (more)Sarah Williams
The reindeer trip, the snow shoe walks and the cross-country skiing on the beautiful frozen lake were all highlights, as was the pristine snow in such an unspoilt location. (more)Caroline Brooks
The whole vacation was simply amazing but the Husky safari was my very favourite... Fantastic! (more)Pauline Wright
Bulgaria vacation by train
From
€485
excluding flights
Everything was very good. The genuine welcome from every host hotel or guesthouse was excellent. Staying in guesthouses and eating their normal local food. Highlights were Veliko Tarnovo (especially Hotel Gurko), Plovdiv, and the hosts at Boyana Guest House (Vratsa) & Guest House Deshka (Gorno Draglishte) were great fun. (more)Tim Morgan
Both Plovdiv and Rile were interesting and enjoyable and despite communication problems the two homestays were interesting if challenging and the hosts we very friendly and kind. (more)Rodney Mount
Archaeology vacation in Greece
From
€1,250
excluding flights
Highlights of the trip were the hike in the Lusios Gorge - stunningly beautiful and the Olympia site - the site is a lovely park, with lots of trees and fascinating ruins and the museum is quite brilliant. (more)Kate Jay
The hike in the mountains and the delicious lunch by the beautiful river were the most memorable parts of our vacation. Olympia was my favourite site. (more)Terry White
The special guides we had at Olympia and the Acropolis did a remarkable job to further our appreciation of the two sites greatly. (more)Joan Kwok
Buddhism cultural holiday in Bhutan
From
US $2,000
excluding flights
What I remember the most are the amazing people I met in each city or village during my travels. As for the operator, this family run business took care of me like an extended family member. (more)Takashi Otani
...I couldn't have asked for a more awesome two weeks. Every days was terrific, serene, and beautiful! Couldn't have hoped for anything better! (more)Glenda Izumi
The hikes outside Punakha! (more)Myka Reinsch Sinclair
French Riviera vacation, walking, culture & cooking option
From
€510
excluding flights
I cannot compliment the food enough! Each morning a delicious breakfast home made! The picnics provided had a great variety and were scrumptious ! (more)Marie Louise Murray
St Jeannette is a beautiful and friendly village, as were Benoit and Corinne. This has been my best experience in France. (more)Elizabeth (Sibby) Henderson
The most memorable part of the vacation were the people running the accommodation and the supporting crew who organised all the activities and ensured a comfortable stay. (more)Shalini Menon Venugopal
Sri Lanka small group tour, a food adventure
From
US $1,724
excluding flights
Most memorable part of the vacation: Our guide Asanga who has to be one of the best guides in the world. The people we shared the vacation with & the people we met in particular the cooking we did in their homes, some very humble. (more)Diane Graziano
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
Learn to scuba dive in the Red Sea
From
£630
excluding flights
This might be the best vacation I've had. I can't say enough good things about this place: The family, the friends of family, the dive instructor, my dive buddy (DB)...just a wonderful time. Looking forward to continuing my dive training/excursions there. (more)Jonathan Lockwood
One of the best vacations I've had. Went for a week for our youngest son to learn to dive and we're now planning to go back next year with the whole family. Can't wait! (more)Nigel Lamb
Excellent - if you want a friendly open hearted place to stay and learn to dive then I couldn't recommend it more highly. (more)katherine Church
Finland winter activity vacation & Northern Lights
From
US $2,179
excluding flights
Amazing. I would recommend it to anyone keen to get away from it all and be outdoors. More snow than you will ever have seen and you won’t get cold - 4 layers of clothes 4 pairs of socks and gloves and two hats toasty warm (more)Alison Rayner
Excellent range of activities, and good value when you look at what was included. The local guides were excellent. Would give more than 5 stars if allowed. (more)Adam Choonara
The husky dog and the snow-mobile trips were the most exciting... Fantastic. Would recommend it to anyone who wants a bit of a winter adventure. (more)Ian Wilkes
Photo credits: [Page banner: MAKE IT KENYA PHOTO / STUART PRICE]
Convert currencies