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Lionfish spearing marine conservation in Belize

Lionfish spearing marine conservation in Belize

Help us protect reef ecosystems by hunting invasive species!
From US $1,330 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
The secret to happiness? Experiences not things! $465 off a trip to Belize - a savings of 35% off our regular price of $1330! Applies only to trips booked for travel from now until Dec 31st 2019!
Small group Albania vacation

Small group Albania vacation

An incredible history set against a rugged landscape
From US $1,349 to US $1,549US $1,479 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 6 Oct, 20 Oct
2020: 13 Mar, 20 Mar, 3 Apr, 8 May, 15 May, 29 May, 12 Jun, 26 Jun, 7 Aug, 4 Sep, 11 Sep, 18 Sep, 25 Sep, 2 Oct, 16 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 06 Oct, 20 Oct
Colombia vacation, small group

Colombia vacation, small group

From one enticing town to the next, a two week tour of Colombia
From US $2,369US $1,185 to US $2,499US $2,459 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov, 23 Nov, 7 Dec, 21 Dec
2020: 4 Jan, 18 Jan, 1 Feb, 15 Feb, 29 Feb, 14 Mar, 28 Mar, 11 Apr, 25 Apr, 9 May, 23 May, 20 Jun, 4 Jul, 18 Jul, 1 Aug, 15 Aug, 29 Aug, 12 Sep, 26 Sep, 10 Oct, 24 Oct, 7 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec, 19 Dec
Up to US $1180 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 09 Nov, 23 Nov, 07 Dec, 21 Dec
Borneo orangutan vacation

Borneo orangutan vacation

Trekking, wildlife and beach adventure holiday to Borneo
From US $2,950 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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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
Burma sailing vacation, the Mergui archipelago

Burma sailing vacation, the Mergui archipelago

Adventurous exploration of the Myeik Archipelago in Burma
From US $2,520 to US $2,690 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 3 Dec, 10 Dec, 17 Dec, 24 Dec, 31 Dec
2020: 7 Jan, 14 Jan, 21 Jan, 28 Jan, 4 Feb, 11 Feb, 18 Feb, 25 Feb, 3 Mar, 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr
Late availability on these dates: 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 03 Dec, 10 Dec, 17 Dec, 24 Dec
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 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 23 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct
2020: 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, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct
Hiking the Inca trail vacation

Hiking the Inca trail vacation

An unrivalled combination of history and spectacular scenery
From US $1,879 to US $2,099 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 18 Sep, 2 Oct, 10 Oct, 16 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 6 Nov, 18 Dec
2020: 25 Mar, 8 Apr, 29 Apr, 7 May, 13 May, 27 May, 4 Jun, 13 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 30 Jul, 5 Aug, 8 Aug, 20 Aug, 2 Sep, 5 Sep, 10 Sep, 19 Sep, 24 Sep, 8 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 2 Dec, 18 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 18 Sep, 02 Oct, 10 Oct, 16 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 06 Nov, 18 Dec
Activity vacation in Montenegro

Activity vacation in Montenegro

An active villa holiday at stunning Lake Skadar, Montenegro
From £645 to £695 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct
2020: 19 Apr, 26 Apr, 3 May, 10 May, 17 May, 24 May, 31 May, 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 28 Jun, 5 Jul, 12 Jul, 19 Jul, 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 9 Aug, 16 Aug, 23 Aug, 30 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 4 Oct
Croatia activity vacation for families with teenagers

Croatia activity vacation for families with teenagers

Teenager Departures. Family multi activity week in Croatia
From £995 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 1 Aug, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug
Silk Road tour, cities of the Silk Road

Silk Road tour, cities of the Silk Road

Journey through Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan
From £3,195 to £3,375 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 5 Oct
2020: 11 Apr, 23 May, 6 Jun, 29 Aug, 12 Sep, 26 Sep
Galapagos adventure vacation

Galapagos adventure vacation

An active island adventure
From US $5,299 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Sep, 4 Oct, 18 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 29 Nov, 13 Dec, 20 Dec, 23 Dec, 27 Dec
2020: 10 Jan, 24 Jan, 7 Feb, 21 Feb, 6 Mar, 20 Mar, 3 Apr, 17 Apr, 1 May, 15 May, 29 May, 12 Jun, 26 Jun, 10 Jul, 24 Jul, 7 Aug, 21 Aug, 4 Sep, 18 Sep, 2 Oct, 16 Oct, 30 Oct, 13 Nov, 27 Nov, 11 Dec, 25 Dec
Galapagos cruises

Galapagos cruises

Sail in a charming red schooner
From US $2,614 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: Daily departures throughout the year.
Laos vacations, tailor made

Laos vacations, tailor made

Explore the beautiful Golden Triangle area
From £2,980 12 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: Available all year. This suggested itinerary can be modified entirely to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used and how long you spend in each destination.
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Everest Base Camp trek, Nepal

Everest Base Camp trek, Nepal

For anyone who has dreamed of seeing Mt Everest
From US $1,635US $1,275 to US $1,870 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 25 Sep, 27 Sep, 28 Sep, 2 Oct, 4 Oct, 5 Oct, 7 Oct, 9 Oct, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 19 Oct, 23 Oct, 25 Oct, 26 Oct, 27 Oct, 30 Oct, 2 Nov, 6 Nov, 9 Nov, 13 Nov, 16 Nov, 20 Nov, 22 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 4 Dec, 7 Dec, 11 Dec, 14 Dec, 18 Dec, 20 Dec, 21 Dec, 25 Dec, 28 Dec
2020: 8 Jan, 8 Feb, 15 Feb, 26 Feb, 4 Mar, 7 Mar, 11 Mar, 13 Mar, 14 Mar, 18 Mar, 20 Mar, 25 Mar, 28 Mar, 1 Apr, 3 Apr, 4 Apr, 6 Apr, 8 Apr, 10 Apr, 11 Apr ...
Up to US $420 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 25 Sep, 27 Sep, 28 Sep, 02 Oct, 04 Oct, 05 Oct, 07 Oct, 09 Oct, 11 Oct, 18 Oct, 19 Oct, 23 Oct, 25 Oct, 26 Oct, 27 Oct, 30 Oct, 02 Nov, 06 Nov, 09 Nov, 13 Nov, 16 Nov, 20 Nov, 22 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov,...
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
Kayaking weekend in Croatia

Kayaking weekend in Croatia

Paddle the clear blue sea around Dubrovnik
From €450 4 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 19 Sep, 26 Sep
China vacation and Yangtze river cruise

China vacation and Yangtze river cruise

A comprehensive China itinerary covering its length and breadth
From US $3,749 to US $4,049 19 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Sep, 4 Oct, 11 Oct
2020: 20 Mar, 27 Mar, 3 Apr, 7 Apr, 17 Apr, 24 Apr, 1 May, 19 May, 22 May, 5 Jun, 10 Jul, 24 Jul, 7 Aug, 14 Aug, 18 Aug, 21 Aug, 25 Aug, 28 Aug, 1 Sep, 4 Sep, 8 Sep, 11 Sep, 18 Sep, 22 Sep, 9 Oct, 13 Oct, 16 Oct, 20 Oct, 23 Oct, 27 Oct, 30 Oct
2021: 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 6 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 18 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 9 Jul, 23 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 17 Aug, 20 Aug, 24 Aug ...
Late availability on these dates: 20 Sep, 04 Oct, 11 Oct
Japan self guided trekking vacation, Nakasendo Trail

Japan self guided trekking vacation, Nakasendo Trail

Self-guided walking along Japan’s ancient Nakasendo trail
From US $985 to US $1,390 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Cambodia cycling vacations

Cambodia cycling vacations

Cycle Cambodia & choose the difference you make
From £1,150 to £1,250 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 20 Nov, 5 Dec, 18 Dec, 29 Dec
2020: 16 Jan, 30 Jan, 13 Feb, 5 Mar, 2 Apr, 21 May, 25 Jun, 16 Jul, 20 Aug, 17 Sep, 15 Oct, 12 Nov, 3 Dec, 17 Dec
2021: 7 Jan, 21 Jan, 4 Feb, 4 Mar
Colombia tour, Colombia encompassed

Colombia tour, Colombia encompassed

An amazing 20 day adventure through Colombia
From US $3,589US $1,795 to US $3,819US $3,729 20 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov, 23 Nov, 7 Dec, 21 Dec
2020: 4 Jan, 18 Jan, 1 Feb, 15 Feb, 29 Feb, 14 Mar, 28 Mar, 11 Apr, 25 Apr, 9 May, 23 May, 20 Jun, 4 Jul, 18 Jul, 1 Aug, 15 Aug, 29 Aug, 12 Sep, 26 Sep, 10 Oct, 24 Oct, 7 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec, 19 Dec
Up to US $1790 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 09 Nov, 23 Nov, 07 Dec, 21 Dec
Maldives boutique dive holiday, Dhigurah Island

Maldives boutique dive holiday, Dhigurah Island

Maldives All Inclusive dive hotel built by divers for divers
From US $999 to US $1,299 per person per week
Accommodation
Papua New Guinea tour, cultures & customs

Papua New Guinea tour, cultures & customs

A small-group adventure tour to Papua New Guinea
From US $7,915 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2020: 26 Jun
Botswana and Zimbabwe Ivory Route lodge tour

Botswana and Zimbabwe Ivory Route lodge tour

Classic Journey adventure safari Botswana, Zimbabwe Namibia
From US $4,750 to US $4,970 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 6 Oct
2020: 1 Mar, 7 Jun, 13 Sep, 4 Oct, 18 Oct, 22 Nov
Beach vacation in Cirali, Turkey

Beach vacation in Cirali, Turkey

Boutique beach bungalows with lots of rustic charm
From £320 to £390 7 days per person per week
Accommodation: This beach holiday in Turkey is open between April to November
Borneo Mount Kinabalu Climb Holiday

Borneo Mount Kinabalu Climb Holiday

Adventure holiday to see wildlife and climb Mt Kinabalu
From US $2,960 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Central America small group tour

Central America small group tour

Epic Central American journey from Mexico to Costa Rica.
From US $2,995US $2,741 to US $3,620 33 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 19 Nov, 23 Nov, 3 Dec, 7 Dec, 14 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2020: 4 Jan, 7 Jan, 11 Jan, 18 Jan, 21 Jan, 25 Jan, 1 Feb, 8 Feb, 15 Feb, 22 Feb, 29 Feb, 7 Mar, 14 Mar, 17 Mar, 21 Mar, 28 Mar, 4 Apr, 7 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 25 Apr, 9 May, 16 May, 30 May, 6 Jun, 13 Jun, 27 Jun, 4 Jul, 11 Jul, 18 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 15 Aug, 22 Aug, 29 Aug, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 26 Sep, 3 Oct, 10 Oct ...
Up to US $480 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 05 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 02 Nov, 09 Nov, 16 Nov, 19 Nov, 23 Nov, 03 Dec, 07 Dec, 14 Dec, 21 Dec
Greece biking vacation, archaeology tour

Greece biking vacation, archaeology tour

Discover Greek history and the Greek seaside beauty by bike!
From €735 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Laconia biking vacation in Greece

Laconia biking vacation in Greece

A fantastic seaside biking tour in south Peloponnese!
From €740 to €800 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Central India vacation, culture and wildlife

Central India vacation, culture and wildlife

The very best of central India's wildlife and history
From Rupee145,000 to Rupee195,000 16 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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
Everest Base Camp trek, Nepal
From
US $1,275
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The beautiful Himalayan scenery and the friendliness of fellow trekkers and guides. Tips? Make sure you have thick clothes for the day at Base Camp, appropriate medicine for Acute Mountain Sickness, and bring lots of energy snacks. Local benefits? Yes, the trek made a point of minimal environmental impact and had a good reputation as a fair employer for guides and porters. Overall rating? Absolutely fantastic! (more)Alexander Taylor
Borneo orangutan vacation
From
US $2,950
including domestic flights only
5***** (more)Matthew Gobey
Cruising down the Kinabatangan River, marvelling at the wildlife was the highlight of the vacation. (more)Sharon Richenberg
River boat cruises and lunch at Abai village were the most memorable parts of the trip. (more)Pirkko Erichsen
Spanish course & hiking vacation, Picos de Europa, Spain
From
€659
excluding flights
The most memorable parts of the trip were learning Spanish with a great group of profesoras and estudiantes. The friendliness of the local people in Panes., and the lovely walking in the Picos led by an excellent guide. (more)Anne Young
It's a very enjoyable way to spend a week getting to know the area, lovely guided walks with a wonderful and interesting guide. The school is extremely well organised with fun and interesting teachers. (more)Mary Kitson
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
Burma sailing vacation, the Mergui archipelago
From
US $2,520
excluding flights
This trip was unforgettable. The amazement hasn't worn off and I keep wondering if we'll ever have the opportunity to go back. We will undoubtedly look to Responsible Travel when considering another tour overseas. (more)Craig Shanks
Thanks go to our very knowledgeable skipper Anuncio (we nicknamed him Mr Wiki), our 5*chef Gai (amazing dishes cooked on just two burners), the very attentive local guide Luis and the crew member Anju who was always at hand to help you, and of course our wonderful fellow passengers for making our sailing experience really special.. Highly recommended! (more)Alan Stevenson
Not knowing anything about the Islands off Burma, or knowing anyone who had been, it was all very memorable our week on the catamaran. We had a fantastic skipper, Carlos, who was fun, sociable and very practical in running the boat, with his team. Exceptional, we made the most of it with lots of swimming, snorkelling... (more)Bridget Gladwin
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
Silk Road tour, cities of the Silk Road
From
£3,195
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the vacation was... Camping by the Darvasa gas crater, the off-road drive to the Gonur Depe archaeological site or the wacky city of Ashgabat (more)David Finbow
The hospitable and very friendly people wherever we went - smiling faces all the way. Also the sheer vastness of Kyrgyzstan, which I loved - the dramatic mountain passes, the shepherds bringing their animals down from the high pastures. (more)Sara Warren
Excellent. Our tour leader, Jude, was knowledgeable, unflappable and always encouraging and helpful. She really made the vacation. (more)Ann Rix
Galapagos cruises
From
US $2,614
excluding flights
We had a fabulous guide. The Yate Aida Maria and its crew were terrific. Each island stop was so cool. The food was great. (more)Doreen Martin
The most memorable was to visit two locations I have always wanted to visit : the Machu Picchu and the Galapagos. The sacred valley was also exceptional. (more)Morris Glassman
Arriving at Machu Picchu in the mid-morning mist & seeing the site for the first time in this atmospheric way was one of the most memorable part of our vacation (more)Andy Davies
Croatia activity vacation for families with teenagers
From
£995
excluding flights
Having never taken part in a group vacation before it exceeded my expectations. The families were well matched with children of similar ages. Daniel our guide was super helpful. (more)Tracy Osullivan
5* (more)Sal Pigott
All of the activities were memorable, especially the river tubing and white water rafting. (more)Stephen Gill
Activity vacation in Montenegro
From
£645
excluding flights
I really don't know what I would pick as the most memorable part, every day was so much fun. The vacation offered the perfect mix of varied activities and relaxing in fabulous surroundings. Ben and Emma were the perfect hosts and guides! (more)Sabine Carey
My highlights were visiting the beautiful waterfalls and hidden spots in nature, the children loved the wild swimming and jumping off rocks. (more)Rachael Chung
Everything was brilliant. We loved all the activities, our children would say the best thing was all the jumping into water during the walking, kayaking, boat trip etc. (more)Anna Robinson
Galapagos adventure vacation
From
US $5,299
excluding flights
The most memorable part of our vacation was probably swimming with sea lions and turtles but this was closely followed by observing birds interact with each other. (more)Barbara Gray
Too many (highlights) to mention - maybe snorkelling beside Kicker Rock (Galapagos) seeing giant turtles; or zip lining 40 meters above the cloud forest floor (Ecuador) (more)Helen Honeyball
The highlight was the snorkelling with penguins sharks rays sea lions turtles cormorants pelicans and then of course the fish. Excellent. Completely incredible. The yacht was amazing and the crew were great. Our guide was so professional but fun he made the trip so interesting. (more)Sarah Daly
Laos vacations, tailor made
From
£2,980
including UK flights
Fabulous 10 out of 10...the best part was sailing down the Mekong River from Northern Thailand to Luang Prabang. (more)Sarah blagdon
There were many memorable moments, but we loved arriving at Hin Boun park by boat - even if we did have to do a lot of pushing! and La Folie down in the south of Laos was perfect! (more)Lesley Duncan
Kayaking weekend in Croatia
From
€450
excluding flights
The Croatia coastline was amazing. (more)Richard Bushnell
The most memorable and exciting part of the vacation was exploring the quiet coves and coastline of these beautiful islands, guided by the highly experienced Yelena. (more)Garry Whitefield
The most memorable part of the trip, aside of the kayaking which was clearly the main part of our trip, (was) meeting Josep (kayaking guide-hope I’m right) he taught us so much about Croatia’s history, culture and his background. (more)James Carr-Smith
Hiking the Inca trail vacation
From
US $1,879
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The track was amazing. Everything went so smoothly. Tips? Don't pack too much - you won't need half of it. Local benefits? It definitely benefited locals. Overall rating? Absolutely amazing. (more)Tina Degner
Colombia vacation, small group
From
US $1,185
excluding flights
Okay if you like hikes in the wilderness. Everyone needed tipping; it would be helpful to give an indication of the extent of tipping, so that the trip could be properly budgeted and costed. (more)Felicity Benson
All of it was memorable with amazing sights and some wonderful weather at the coast. An excellent trip with an excellent guide in Juan Se - would recommend. (more)Trish Standaloft
The lush, beautiful scenery in the South of Colombia was the most memorable parts. (more)Stevie Bishop
Japan self guided trekking vacation, Nakasendo Trail
From
US $985
excluding flights
Perfect vacation for everyone on the trip. The most memorable parts were walking through O'Tsumago and Narai. (more)Julie Kim
It was a trip of a lifetime! We enjoyed the incredible walks everyday followed by the stays at ryokans! (more)Coles Sterling
This is an experience we will never forget. We’re already talking about doing a similar vacation in the near future! (more)Ramona Alba
China vacation and Yangtze river cruise
From
US $3,749
excluding flights
The food, the Terra Cotta warriors and the pandas were the most memorable parts of our vacation. (more)Jean Thomas
Walking the Great Wall of China was the most memorable part of the vacation (more)Heather Magowan
The time in Yangshuo was the best part of the vacation. That landscape is amazing. (more)Ruth Thompson
Hidden Japan vacation
From
£3,850
excluding flights
Absolutely wonderful; probably the best we've ever had. (more)Jane Dunphy
It was an amazing experience; everything we hoped for and more...each day was different and a new fascinating experience. (more)Jean Burgess
We had a fantastic time. The guide, Yuri, was great and the tour was varied and constantly enlightening. (more)Lynda McCall
Nakasendo Trail walking tour, Japan
From
US $4,510
excluding flights
There were many great parts but if forced to pick we’d say our stay at the Tsuruya Ryokan and our walk from Karuizawa to Yokokawa (more)Louis Tassinary
I loved Nara and all the amazing temples there. The meals we had were ridiculously good, especially the farewell meal and the vegan food at the temple lodgings in Koyasan. The post towns on the Nakasendo Trail were beautiful... (more)Tracey Bourner
The most memorable parts of the vacation were...the beauty of the Japanese landscape and the friendliness of the people we met. The wonderful foods, some of which we had never experienced before. (more)Caroline Hartigan
Botswana and Zimbabwe Ivory Route lodge tour
From
US $4,750
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Walking in the bush to see white Rhino in Matobo hills, Zimbabwe. This was a very special experience. Tips? Bring binoculars, sun hat and an open mind. Local benefits? Yes, we stayed in small lodges that employed a high percentage of local people and traveling in small groups has a low impact. Overall rating? This is a varied trip with many highlights, the wildlife viewing and standard of lodges exceeded my expectations. Our two Zimbabwean guides... (more)Robert Jenner
Yoga & relaxation vacation in Portugal
From
€800
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The retreat was very authentic. It was not a fancy hotel that hired someone to do yoga classes. Just the opposite, it was all about your complete well-being... the accommodations, the food, the classes, the staff, the location, the connection to the environment and the community at large, and the schedule all contributed to a positive and healthy program and outcome. Tips? You will eat well. sleep well, and learn a lot. Be prepared for high temperatures in August... (more)Davidina Woyiwada
Cambodia cycling vacations
From
£1,150
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Riding the crazy streets of Phnom Penh on the first day, like you're in a computer game. Eating a power bar on a river bed after a two-hour push through mud. Seeing a small girl rowing a bath tub in a floating village on the Tonlé Sap. Beef loc lac. Fish amok. A chorus of hellos from children in every village. Hoem, the support van driver's laugh. Angkor Thom with no one there. Twin massage in Siem Reap. Water buffalo. Macaques. Iced coffee with condensed milk. The ice-cream... (more)Louise Brealey
Namibia and Botswana safari holiday
From
US $3,845
excluding flights
The most memorable part of the vacation was having the guide/driver share their passion for the countries we visited and their people. Also sharing their in depth knowledge about the wildlife. Food the guides cooked was delicious ! Great variety of safari, river cruises, desert, delta and village life. Be prepared for early starts and some long days. (more)Rosalind Martin
Exceeded all our expectations... Sleeping in a bamboo tree-house with a deck overlooking the river and listening to the hippos as you fall asleep takes some beating. (more)Carole Thomas
The wonderful variety of wildlife and the magnificent beauty of the Namib desert (more)Clare Price
Central India vacation, culture and wildlife
From
Rupee145,000
excluding flights
The highlight was seeing tigers at Bandhavgarh and staying in some wonderful accommodation. (more)Barry Hunter
It was the first time we had travelled to India and we were on a mission to see the wild side of India. Our first tiger encounter is something we will never forget It was amazing (more)Louise Knop
5 stars all round. The vacation was so unique .......... busy, relaxing, fun, massively interesting and a huge privilege. (more)Claire Martin
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