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Featured Holidays

Best of Costa Rica
A 3-wk self-drive through most popular regions of Costa Rica

The Ultimate trip including wildlife, kayaking, coffee & horses.

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Bangladesh Discovery
Discover the delights of Bangladesh

Join our 15 day escorted tour in Bangladesh

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A rustic Italian Honeymoon for old romantics

Your honeymoon with a difference starts here

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Best of Cuba
A 3-wk ultimate road trip across the island of Cuba

A trip combining the history, culture and politics of Cuba

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Colours of India - Texile Tour
A unique, specialist textile tour of Gujarat

Discover India with Sue Lawty, one of Britain’s foremost artists

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Luxury Mauritius Holiday
Holiday like royalty at the LUX Belle Mare in Mauritius

Experience 5-star Luxury with Fleewinter exclusive offers

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Exploring Crete
Exploring Crete

A spectacular expert-led tour of the legendary island of Crete

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A Gastronomic Gulet Cruise
Join this Gastronomic Gulet Cruise in Turkey!

Explore Turkey's turquoise coast & discover its fantastic cuisine

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Silk Road Mountains & Monuments
Superb NEW, two-week trip to Uzbekistan

Combine sightseeing in the Silk Road with pleasant mountain walks

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Whales and Birds of Sao Miguel
Wildlife Holiday in the Azores

7-Night best of wildlife experiences onshore and offshore

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Safari, Sand and Spice
Our most popular, great value African safari

An unmissable Tanzania safari and Zanzibar beach holiday

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Georgia and Armenia
Explore Georgia and Armenia on our Caucasus Discovery Tour

Get in touch and find out more about the Caucasus Discovery Tour

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Whales and Wines on Pico Island
Whale watching and wine tour in the Azores

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Vineyards and Valleys of Lebanon
Discover the delights of travel in Lebanon

An 8 day tour through the Vineyards and Valleys of Lebanon

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Best Cape Verde Walking Holiday
Visit 4 islands of Cape Verde and climb its highest summits

Ultimate walking trip - four islands and four peaks

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Honeymoon Escape
Honeymoon Retreat Holiday to the Azores

A luxurious honeymoon in Lisbon and on the islands of the Azores.

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Exploring Wessex
Expert-led archaeological & cultural tour in England

Archaeological tour of England. Discover Stonehenge and much more

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Family Beach, Fun & Sun
A Mauritius island holiday that will appease everyone

Experience Mauritius island fun for the whole family!

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The Heart of the Silk Road
Discover the Silk Road with Undiscovered Destinations

Find out more about Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan & Tajikistan

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Special Offers

Druk Path Trek, Bhutan
Save £100 on our Druk Path Trek

Saving on our flight inclusive price - 7th Nov departure

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Highlights of Bhutan in Style
Save £100 on our Highlights of Bhutan in Style Tour

Saving on our flight inclusive price - 19th Sept 2020 departure

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Gentle Walking Bhutan
Save £100 on our Gentle Walking Bhutan trip

Saving on our flight inclusive price - 4th Nov departure

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Late Availability Offers
Jordan's Wadi Rum and Petra
Follow in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia to Petra

Places still available winter departures - KE Adventure Travel

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Cruising to Ephesus
Gulet Cruising to Ephesus - Almost Full

An expert-led archaeological and historical adventure in Turkey

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Holiday Reviews

Nature Explorer by petes, 14 Feb 2020
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A wildlife tour in Costa Rica staying 2 or 3 nights each at eco lodges around the country. Transfers by coach, boat, taxi ... read more

Tangney Tours by Wenvoe, 14 Feb 2020
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Tangney tours (UK) and Layla travel (Bethlehem were excellent). Together they put together a comprehensive programme and ... read more

Experience Travel Group by mb London, 14 Feb 2020
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ETG are fantastic. We've used them several times, dealing mainly with their consultant David Gookey, and they will do everything ... read more

Tips for your first trip to Vietnam

Are you thinking of going to Vietnam? If so, here are a few top tips, and FAQ's, answered. How do I get a ...

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FCO Travel Advice to Sri Lanka Updated

The FCO have updated their travel advice to Sri Lanka.

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Have you considered a Naked Vacation?

The 'Nakation' has hit headlines, with many jumping at the chance to judge. Donna of Chalfont Holidays, specia...

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The Vistula District

The Vistula river has beaches, boulevards, and an active nightlife surrounding it.

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Free your mind

Inntravel’s Steve Jack explains how a walking holiday can be good for body, mind, and soul.

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Accessible India: Where there’s magic around every corner and nothing is too much trouble

Lynne Kirby of Enable Holidays shares her experiences of exploring the Golden Triangle of India.

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