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Burma photography vacation

Burma photography vacation

13 day Myanmar (Burma) photo tour with a pro photographer
From £2,995 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Oct
Save £200 on our travel photography tour to Myanmar
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 €400 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 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
€200 off all our Walk and Talk Courses during March, April and May. Offer on one week only. Subject to availability.
Self guided walking vacation in France

Self guided walking vacation in France

Idyllic walking in France with great food, wine and ambiance
From €1,057 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 6 May, 13 May, 20 May, 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 23 Sep
Book now for May 2018 holidays at 2017 prices. No single supplement for first solo guest each week in 2018.
Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa

Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa

Award-winning, Fair Trade certified conservation work!
From US $1,330 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 Feb, 12 Mar, 26 Mar, 9 Apr, 23 Apr, 7 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 30 Jul, 13 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 24 Sep, 8 Oct, 22 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov, 3 Dec
2019: 14 Jan, 28 Jan, 11 Feb, 25 Feb, 11 Mar, 25 Mar, 8 Apr, 22 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 29 Jul, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov
20% off all bookings made before the end of March 2018. Join us for 2, 4 or more weeks any time this year! Reference "Early Bird Special". Join us on the ground for a true Wildlife Conservation experience.
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Marine conservation in Belize

Marine conservation in Belize

Monitor reefs in the Caribbean
From US $1,330 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures on weekends but transfers can be made on other days at an extra cost
$500 off a trip to Belize - a saving of 38% off our regular price of $1330! Make 2018 a year to remember with marine conservation in Belize! Applies only to trips booked before 30 April 2018.
Malaysia Tour

Malaysia Tour

Ethnically and culturally rich, scenic Malaysia awaits
From US $1,995US $1,596 to US $2,105 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Mar, 7 Apr, 5 May, 26 May, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 18 Aug, 15 Sep
2019: 23 Mar, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 4 May, 25 May, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 20 Jul, 3 Aug, 17 Aug, 14 Sep
Up to US $390 off. Late availability on these dates: 24 Mar, 07 Apr, 05 May, 26 May
Indochina tours

Indochina tours

An awesome adventure Cambodia Laos Thailand & Vietnam
From US $3,860US $3,614 to US $4,415 30 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Feb, 31 Mar, 4 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 25 Apr, 9 May, 23 May, 6 Jun, 20 Jun, 27 Jun, 4 Jul, 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 5 Sep, 12 Sep, 19 Sep, 26 Sep, 3 Oct, 10 Oct, 17 Oct, 20 Oct, 24 Oct, 31 Oct, 3 Nov, 7 Nov, 10 Nov, 14 Nov, 17 Nov, 21 Nov, 24 Nov, 28 Nov, 1 Dec, 5 Dec, 8 Dec, 12 Dec, 15 Dec, 19 Dec, 22 Dec, 26 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 2 Jan, 9 Jan, 16 Jan, 23 Jan, 30 Jan, 2 Feb, 6 Feb, 9 Feb, 13 Feb ...
Up to US $400 off. Late availability on these dates: 28 Feb, 31 Mar, 04 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 25 Apr, 09 May, 23 May
Mexico, Belize & Guatemala tour, Mayan encounter

Mexico, Belize & Guatemala tour, Mayan encounter

Travel through paradise between the Yucatan & Guatemalan.
From US $1,350US $1,012 to US $1,575 17 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Mar, 17 Mar, 20 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 21 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 19 May, 26 May, 9 Jun, 23 Jun, 30 Jun, 3 Jul, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 17 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 23 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 6 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 20 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 4 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 18 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 5 Jan, 8 Jan, 12 Jan, 15 Jan, 19 Jan, 22 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb ...
Up to US $330 off. Late availability on these dates: 03 Mar, 17 Mar, 20 Mar, 31 Mar, 07 Apr, 14 Apr, 21 Apr, 05 May, 12 May, 19 May, 26 May
Burma small group tour

Burma small group tour

Mythical landscapes & ancient treasures of Burma
From US $2,170US $1,844 to US $2,470 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 17 Mar, 22 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 12 Apr, 3 May, 31 May, 28 Jun, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 9 Aug, 23 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 29 Sep, 4 Oct, 11 Oct, 13 Oct, 18 Oct, 20 Oct, 25 Oct, 27 Oct, 1 Nov, 3 Nov, 6 Nov, 8 Nov, 10 Nov, 13 Nov, 15 Nov, 17 Nov, 20 Nov, 22 Nov, 24 Nov, 27 Nov, 29 Nov, 1 Dec, 4 Dec, 6 Dec, 8 Dec, 11 Dec, 13 Dec, 15 Dec, 18 Dec, 20 Dec, 22 Dec, 25 Dec, 27 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 1 Jan, 3 Jan, 5 Jan, 10 Jan ...
Up to US $320 off. Late availability on these dates: 17 Mar, 22 Mar, 31 Mar, 07 Apr, 12 Apr, 03 May, 31 May
Spain and Portugal vacation, historic cities & villages

Spain and Portugal vacation, historic cities & villages

Visit cosmopolitan cities, quaint villages & rolling hills
From US $3,175US $2,858 to US $3,600 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 28 Apr, 5 May, 26 May, 2 Jun, 23 Jun, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 5 Sep, 8 Sep, 12 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 3 Nov
2019: 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 15 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 8 Jun, 22 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 4 Sep, 7 Sep, 11 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 25 Sep, 28 Sep ...
Up to US $310 off. Late availability on these dates: 31 Mar, 07 Apr, 28 Apr, 05 May, 26 May
Japan group vacation, a food adventure

Japan group vacation, a food adventure

Dive into Tokyo city’s incredible food scene
From US $4,820US $3,904 to US $5,465 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 1 Apr, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 6 May, 27 May, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 19 Aug, 2 Sep, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov
2019: 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 21 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 19 May, 26 May, 9 Jun, 23 Jun, 18 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov
Up to US $1300 off. Late availability on these dates: 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 01 Apr, 08 Apr, 15 Apr, 06 May, 27 May
South Africa wildlife reserves conservation expedition

South Africa wildlife reserves conservation expedition

The Big 5 Wildlife Reserve Expedition
From US $1,330 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 26 Feb, 12 Mar, 26 Mar, 9 Apr, 23 Apr, 7 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 30 Jul, 13 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 24 Sep, 8 Oct, 22 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov, 3 Dec
2019: 14 Jan, 28 Jan, 11 Feb, 25 Feb, 11 Mar, 25 Mar, 8 Apr, 22 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 29 Jul, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov, 2 Dec
20% off all bookings made before the end of March 2018. Join us for 2, 4 or more weeks any time this year! Reference "Early Bird Special". Join us on the ground for a true Wildlife Conservation experience.
China holiday, Beijing to Hong Kong

China holiday, Beijing to Hong Kong

China will astonish you with its diversity and uniqueness.
From US $2,940US $2,646 to US $3,205 23 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 14 Mar, 11 Apr, 9 May, 6 Jun, 4 Jul, 1 Aug, 5 Sep, 10 Oct, 7 Nov
2019: 13 Mar, 10 Apr, 8 May, 5 Jun, 3 Jul, 31 Jul, 4 Sep, 9 Oct, 6 Nov
Up to US $290 off. Late availability on these dates: 14 Mar, 11 Apr, 09 May
Nouvelle Aquitaine self guided bicycling vacation, France

Nouvelle Aquitaine self guided bicycling vacation, France

Idyllic cycling in France with great food, wine and bonhomie
From €1,149 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 6 May, 13 May, 20 May, 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 23 Sep
Book now for May 2018 holidays at 2017 prices. No single supplement for first solo guest each week in 2018.
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If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Family culture & adventure vacation to Egypt

Family culture & adventure vacation to Egypt

An Egyptian adventure the whole family will remember
From £599 to £1,299 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 11 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 26 May, 7 Jul, 4 Aug, 18 Aug, 29 Sep, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 24 Nov, 22 Dec
February sale! 50% off select departures throughout the year. Normal price from £1200, now from £600. Adult rates apply for children on this offer. Book by end of February.
Adventure vacation Peru

Adventure vacation Peru

Inca culture to sea lions on Peru adventure
From US $3,310US $2,814 to US $3,740 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 Mar, 7 Apr, 5 May, 23 May, 9 Jun, 30 Jun, 14 Jul, 28 Jul, 11 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 10 Nov, 24 Nov, 8 Dec, 15 Dec
2019: 5 Jan, 2 Feb, 16 Mar, 6 Apr, 20 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 25 May, 15 Jun, 29 Jun, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 3 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 16 Nov, 30 Nov, 14 Dec, 28 Dec
Up to US $490 off. Late availability on these dates: 10 Mar, 07 Apr, 05 May, 23 May
Thailand and Laos adventure vacation

Thailand and Laos adventure vacation

A classic overland journey from Thailand to Laos
From US $1,385US $1,152 to US $1,570 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs selected Sundays and selected Thursdays throughout the year
Up to US $280 off. Late availability on these dates: 28 Feb, 14 Mar, 21 Mar, 31 Mar, 04 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 25 Apr, 09 May, 23 May
Vietnam vacation

Vietnam vacation

Tour and learn about this beautiful destination
From US $2,195US $1,756 to US $2,490 20 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departs most Sundays throughout the year
Up to US $430 off. Late availability on these dates: 25 Feb, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 25 Mar, 01 Apr, 08 Apr, 22 Apr, 06 May, 20 May
Alaska Wilderness and wildlife tour

Alaska Wilderness and wildlife tour

The ultimate Alaskan adventure
From US $5,789US $5,211 to US $5,789 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 19 Jun, 3 Jul
2019: 18 Jun, 2 Jul
Up to US $570 off. Late availability on upcoming trips
Mexico & Guatemala overland tours

Mexico & Guatemala overland tours

Mexico City to Antigua
From US $2,445US $2,159 to US $2,775 31 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 21 Apr, 12 May, 16 Jun, 19 Jun, 23 Jun, 30 Jun, 3 Jul, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 9 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 23 Oct, 27 Oct, 6 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 20 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 4 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 5 Jan, 8 Jan, 12 Jan, 19 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 9 Feb, 12 Feb, 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar ...
Up to US $380 off. Late availability on these dates: 03 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 07 Apr, 21 Apr, 12 May
Bali biking vacation in Indonesia

Bali biking vacation in Indonesia

Discover the real Bali on a cycling trip
From US $1,325US $994 to US $1,375 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 18 Mar, 10 Jun, 22 Jul, 12 Aug, 9 Sep, 7 Oct, 2 Dec
2019: 17 Mar, 31 Mar, 5 May, 12 May, 9 Jun, 7 Jul, 21 Jul, 11 Aug, 8 Sep, 6 Oct, 1 Dec
Up to US $330 off. Late availability on these dates: 18 Mar
Western USA National Parks camping holiday

Western USA National Parks camping holiday

Hike surreal landscapes and deep desert canyons
From US $3,159US $2,844 to US $3,359 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 May, 17 Jun, 5 Aug, 30 Aug
2019: 9 May, 16 Jun, 4 Aug, 29 Aug
Up to US $310 off. Late availability on these dates: 10 May
Hawaii Islands adventure vacation

Hawaii Islands adventure vacation

An active island hopping adventure
From US $3,549US $2,840 to US $3,549 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 20 Apr, 26 May, 16 Sep, 13 Oct, 23 Nov, 16 Dec
2019: 19 Apr, 25 May, 29 Jun, 5 Aug, 26 Aug
Up to US $700 off. Late availability on these dates: 20 Apr, 26 May
Family vacation in Peru

Family vacation in Peru

Amazon rainforest and Peruvian culture family adventure
From US $2,750US $2,200 to US $2,885 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 7 Jul, 15 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 22 Sep, 17 Nov, 15 Dec
2019: 5 Jan, 6 Apr, 20 Apr, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 28 Sep, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
Up to US $550 off. Late availability on these dates: 31 Mar, 07 Apr
Cuba small group vacation, 9 days

Cuba small group vacation, 9 days

Explore the history and the nature of the Caribbean wonder
From US $2,495 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 8 Jun, 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep
Up to 250$ off. Late availability on these dates: Jan 19th and Mar 23rd.
Myanmar sailing expedition 15 days

Myanmar sailing expedition 15 days

Sail through uncharted waters on a special Myanmar expedition
From US $3,345US $2,342 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Apr
Up to US $1000 off. Late availability on these dates: 03 Apr
Southern India biking vacation

Southern India biking vacation

Ride along and explore the west coast of India.
From US $2,425US $2,061 to US $2,425 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Mar, 30 Sep, 28 Oct, 18 Nov, 9 Dec, 23 Dec
2019: 12 Jan, 26 Jan, 23 Feb, 23 Mar, 28 Sep, 26 Oct, 16 Nov, 7 Dec, 21 Dec
Up to US $360 off. Late availability on these dates: 25 Mar
Lanzarote luxury villa with pool, sleeps 12

Lanzarote luxury villa with pool, sleeps 12

Sea views, private pool, airport transfer, hybrid car & wifi
From €2,485 to €4,130 per week
Accommodation
Fantastic Last Minute Deal for February 2018 arrivals. Book a 7 nights stay and receive a 400 euro discount.
New Zealand 23 day small group tour

New Zealand 23 day small group tour

23 day small group tour of New Zealand
From NZ $10,990 23 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 24 Feb, 3 Mar, 7 Mar, 14 Mar, 21 Mar, 4 Apr, 11 Apr
10% discount on our Kakapo 23 Day tour – departure date 11 April 2018 Up to a saving of 812 usd twin or 998 usd single!
Egypt cultural vacation, small group

Egypt cultural vacation, small group

Discover Egypt on this amazing 9 day tour
From £365 to £899 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Mar, 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 21 Apr, 28 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 19 May, 26 May, 9 Jun, 23 Jun, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 5 Jan
February sale! 50% off select departures throughout the year. Normal price from £730, now from £365. Book by end of February. Single supplement applies for all solo travellers.
Indochina tours
From
US $3,614
excluding flights
Very good...Walking the Fitzroy track in Patagonia was the most memorable part (more)Carol McKearney
Laos is beautiful and the people are gentle and kind. Vietnam is crazy, hectic with stunning beaches and Halong Bay, Wow...Excellent. (more)Anne Honeyball
was one of the best trips I have ever done. We experienced all kinds of travel, visited many amazing sites and learned more in one month than most people do in a lifetime. The most memorable part was the homestay where we experienced what life really is for the locals who were so welcoming and friendly to us. (more)Sarah Beddow
Marine conservation in Belize
From
US $1,330
excluding flights
The diving was fabulous. The instructors are brilliant, very patient and informative! (more)Lucy Keech
The most memorable part was diving with like minded staff and guests who love and appreciate the ocean and contributing to research and conservation...Excellent opportunity and experience. (more)Michelle Lamarca
Tom Owens Caye was a magic location for a chilled week diving in Belize. Polly, Patty and the team were generous hosts. The food was delicious with the lionfish and banana pancakes particular highlights! Diving was excellent. Still feeling good about the lobster survey! (more)Karen Whitham
Spanish course & hiking vacation, Picos de Europa, Spain
From
€400
excluding flights
Just book it! (more)Annie Glasspool
It was great to combine language learning and outdoor adventures. The language school and the tour operator for the outdoor activities were very professional and dedicated to provide the best experience for their guests. (more)Selina Monn
Lots of laughs learning a new language in the morning, stunning scenery for walking, and the challenge of staying upright while canoeing in the afternoon. (more)Laurence Impey
Burma photography vacation
From
£2,995
including domestic flights only
Difficult to know where to begin. The whole tour was brilliant. The most memorable must be sunrise over the stupas at Bagan. (more)Alistair Cowan
Difficult to know where to begin. The whole tour was brilliant. The most memorable must be sunrise over the stupas at Bagan. (more)Alistair Cowan
The serenity of watching the sunrise over the plains of Bagan. Myanmar is a truly beautiful place with delightful people. (more)Fiona Lalloo
Self guided walking vacation in France
From
€1,057
excluding flights
Truly great value and the fact that most of the guests had been before and one set I think 12 times makes its own point. (more)David Edmonds
The beautiful countryside, great food, wine and company. Our hosts Carolyn and Peter were great fun, interesting conversationalists and they run a lovely home. I walked my legs off and swam in the pool every day. (more)Mairead Ryan
The most memorable part was the hospitality of the hosts. (more)Elaine Overnell
Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa
From
US $1,330
excluding flights
The feeling you get when you stay a month in the African bush is an amazing experience. (more)William Esbjug Gromstad
Every day brought something new and memorable. So that's a minimum of 28 new, exciting memories! (more)Sue Shearman
This was so much more than a vacation and I'd book again within a heartbeat. (more)Sharon Williams
Malaysia Tour
From
US $1,596
excluding flights
Best bit: The canopy walk in the jungle. (more)Nanette Cribbes
The most memorable part of my vacation is the night safari in Taman Negara and the snorkelling trip on the Perhentians. (more)Marleen den Hartog
The Perhentian Islands are breathtakingly lovely and so relaxing; the homestay was absolutely charming and we ate like royalty. (more)Graham Diggle
Nouvelle Aquitaine self guided bicycling vacation, France
From
€1,149
excluding flights
The people were fabulous both the hosts and guests. Competent, kind, thoughtful hosts. Great food and lovely setting great cycling and walking. (more)Nicki Mazey
Excellent. Accommodation was first class. Hosts were excellent. Environment refreshing and relaxing. The vacation lived up to the blurb on the website! (more)Brian Flynn
Fantastic! We would highly recommend this vacation to friends/family who might be interested in experiencing local culture in the French countryside in combination with hiking and/or biking. (more)Christina Freeman
Vietnam vacation
From
US $1,756
excluding flights
The best parts were the old town and cycling in Hoi An. (more)Fiona Christie
The most memorable part was the home stay on the Meakon delta and the National Park. I also love kayaking and seeing the wild monkeys in Haylon bay. (more)Juliet Price
Cambodia - the temples of Angkor Wat are a true gem; Phnom Penh and its museums as well as the recent Cambodian history were heart breaking but very educational. (more)martina kocjan
Mexico, Belize & Guatemala tour, Mayan encounter
From
US $1,012
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Snorkelling in a coral reef amongst nurse sharks and other amazing sea life was an experience that we will never forget. Tips? In spite of being by far the oldest couple in the group, we had a thoroughly amazing vacation with an excellent tour leader. Try to pack light. Local benefits? Yes, particularly the homestay which provides an alternate income for families trapped in povery. Overall rating? Excellent. (more)Helen Hore
Adventure vacation Peru
From
US $2,814
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The homestay with local families on Isla Amantani where we had to dress up in local costume for a fun evening of Peruvian dancing! Tips? Make sure you are fit enough for the trekking part Local benefits? Yes Overall rating? The combination of the magnificant scenery plus the amazing Inca ruins made it especially memorable. (more)Ruth Hindshaw
South Africa wildlife reserves conservation expedition
From
US $1,330
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Monitoring and tracking the wild dogs was a most memorable experience. We'd get up early in the morning and sit in the back of an open jeep and roar off to the last sighting. It was winter. It was cold. It didn't matter as it was a big adventure and the not knowing would we find them or not? Waiting and watching for the next time. Really great fun. Tips? For the winter, take lots of warm clothing layers as you can peel off as the weather warms up. Follow the list... (more)Keith Costelloe
Burma small group tour
From
US $1,844
excluding flights
Memorable parts? There was a huge amount of memorable and exciting parts of this trip, however hot air ballooning over Bagan's ancient temples at sunrise had to be one of the most special memories. Tips? Bring large denomination US dollars - this might seem counter intuitive for a country such as this, but you get a better exchange rate. Plus make sure the bills are all pristine; their own money is pretty ragged, but dollars need to have no creases or folds, otherwise some places... (more)Faye Turner
Mexico & Guatemala overland tours
From
US $2,159
excluding flights
The nicest part was the homestay in a pleasant little village with a lovely family. (more)Laura Palmucci
The homestay at the family at Lake Attitlan, the volcano hiking and the caving were the most memorable parts. (more)Andrea Baumann
Thailand and Laos adventure vacation
From
US $1,152
excluding flights
Memorable parts? I enjoyed the homestay the most as I felt like we got to understand a little bit about the people and managed to keep fit with the kids :) Tips? Plan for a few days in Singapore at the start. Local benefits? Yes, the homestay. Overall rating? I enjoyed it a lot. (more)Dave Wood
China holiday, Beijing to Hong Kong
From
US $2,646
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The terracotta warriors at Xi'an and the Great Wall. Cherry, our guide although very young, was dedicated and gave us great tips and help when choosing restaurants and outings. Our group integrated very well and everyone was on time for going places. Tips? Travel light, but do take toilet paper!! Local benefits? We certainly used local transport (busses, trains and only once taxis). Overall rating? Most enjoyable. The only thing that didn't work out... (more)Sheila Taylor
Victoria Falls to Cape Town small group vacation
From
US $2,380
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Imposible to pick one thing as it was 3 weeks of wall to wall fantastic experinces. Etosha NP.... Game drives & waterhole at night/early morning! An elephant suddenly looming from nowhere in the dark & playing in the water. Rhino trekking....7 just 8metres away. Awesome! Elephant encounter right in front of our vehicle! 4 hippos 10 metres in front of us. Okavango mokoro canoes & camp & tracking and amazing helicopter flight over delta (own expense). Climbing dune 45 for... (more)Heather Gratland
France wellbeing vacation
From
€1,057
excluding flights
Memorable parts? tranquillity, excellent hospitality, French cuisine & Wines. Cycle rides & Wednesday's Posh Picnic Tips? Just try it you won't be disappointed Local benefits? Most definitely Overall rating? Overall Tres Magnifique. Could have had a different choice at breakfast every other day. (more)Karen Morgan
Italy villa near Majella National Park, Abruzzo
From
£350
per house per week (sleeps 5)
Memorable parts? Hard to find one single thing; the place is lovely, the river a wonderful place for swimming and relaxing by - and rafting down, the scenery is gorgeous, the walking brilliant, the people welcoming and friendly. Tips? Stewart and Ruth are a great asset; really helping with advice on where to go and what to do - worth taking note of their tips before you come. Local benefits? There are few tourists in this undiscovered part of Italy - so hopefully it was helpful... (more)Emma Wakefield
French Pyrenees Gite accommodation in Bareges
From
£360
per person per week
Memorable parts? Scenery and wildlife seen during walks in and around Bareges. Tips? Stay with Rob and Emma at Les Cailloux, great accommodation and food, very friendly atmosphere and engagement with their guests, advice freely given, worked much better than our original plan of staying in a local hotel. Local benefits? Yes, Rob and Emma are closely engaged with the local community and all our food and wine was bought locally. As I speak French well I could also engage with... (more)Alison Jensen
Galapagos cruise vacation
From
US $3,606
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Seeing such amazing animals (including sharks whilst snorkelling) so close but in the wild still. Tips? Choose a boat that fits your activity levels - I am very active but I appreciate not everyone is! Also beware if you do get seasick - a smaller boat will be a challenge Local benefits? My vacation contributed to the local economy and didn't negatively impact the environment Overall rating? Fabulous fun - the crew, guide and group were also top quality (more)Fiona Muntz
Egypt cultural vacation, small group
From
£365
excluding flights
The highlight was seeing the Pyramids and The Sphinx. (more)Stephen Orwin
The most memorable part was visiting the Valley of the Kings and the Temple of Karnak...The sites are amazing, the weather is good. It was a brilliant vacation. (more)Karin Walda
Burma sailing vacation, the Mergui archipelago
From
US $1,690
excluding flights
Kayaking through mangroves and visiting fishing villages was the most memorable moment. Excellent. Saw places few westerners have ever seen. Great climate. wonderful swimming. First class skipper and crew. (more)Marilyn Hands
Very good! Just being on a boat for a week was great. (more)Katharina Wieland
The most memorable part of the vacation as enjoying the un-touched part of Myanmar, which otherwise I would not be able to see had I not been on a sailboat. The hornbills, fresh oysters and the bonfire on the beach. (more)Jade Lam
Galapagos land based adventure vacation
From
US $2,744
excluding flights
The most memorable was coming face-to-face with sea lions.... actually overcoming my anxiety of snorkelling.. the great 'family' created. (more)Chris Bach
The most memorable was swimming with sea turtles and seeing dolphins and whales around our boat. The wildlife generally in the Galapagos is great, as is the volcanic landscape. (more)Martin White
Wildlife - once in a lifetime encounters; especially swimming with sealions, sharks and turtles. (more)Lauren Jones
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