Blog — Tours
16 February 2016
Spain is often overlooked as a cultural destination – astonishing for a country that is second only to Italy in its quantity of UNESCO World Heritage cultural sites. In fact, the country boasts a wealth of art, architecture, history and wildlife to explore, from wonderful pre-Romanesque architecture in Asturias to bird-watching in Monfragüe National Park, or from military history in Iberia to modern art in San Sebastián – the 2016 European Capital of Culture.
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20 January 2016
With its rich tapestry of countries and cultures woven together by millennia of history, nowhere else in the world can boast Europe’s huge diversity of art, architecture and heritage in so small an area. Whether your first visit or your fifteenth, there is always something fresh to discover. Travel with our specialist Tour Directors to get under the skin of Europe’s finest cities and most beautiful regions, and allow their expert interpretation to open your eyes once again to this endlessly fascinating continent.
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08 January 2016
A very Happy New Year to all of our travellers! We hope that you enjoyed a wonderful festive season, and are looking forward to plenty of cultural exploration in 2016. If you are already itching for your next getaway, join us to explore some of our favourite treasures of Italian art, architecture and archaeology. Due to popular demand we are delighted to announce new dates for our Ravenna and Aquileia tours with Andrew Wilson, whilst Christopher Wellington uncovers the architecture of Umbria and Liguria, and Peter Higginson surveys the wonderful villas and gardens of Lazio.