Small ship cruising holidays
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Southern Croatia cruise in comfort

Southern Croatia cruise in comfort

Cruise Croatia's beautiful islands on a small cruise ship
From 559 to 801 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 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
Antarctic Peninsula & Weddell Sea cruise

Antarctic Peninsula & Weddell Sea cruise

An inspiring, beautiful & diverse polar wilderness journey
From 5,399 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 26 Nov, 30 Dec
2018: 9 Jan, 10 Jan, 13 Jan, 23 Jan, 24 Jan, 30 Jan, 20 Feb
2019: 10 Mar
Northern Lights and whale watching holiday in Norway

Northern Lights and whale watching holiday in Norway

Look to the sky for the Lights - to the sea for the whales!
From NKr8,900 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov, 25 Nov
Skye and the Inner Hebrides cruise, Scotland

Skye and the Inner Hebrides cruise, Scotland

A unique cruise to the Isle of Skye and the Inner Hebrides
From 2,140 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug
2018: 5 May, 19 May, 2 Jun, 16 Jun, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 25 Aug
Book the whole boat for your family and friends and enjoy a 10% discount on normal prices.
Galapagos holiday cruise options

Galapagos holiday cruise options

Excellent selection of small and midsize Galapagos cruises
From 2,835 to 4,150 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Sounds of the Hebrides cruise in Scotland

Sounds of the Hebrides cruise in Scotland

Sail the Sounds of the Hebrides: Mull, Luing, Jura, Shuna
From 750 to 1,200 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 6 Jun, 16 Jun, 24 Jun, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 11 Aug, 20 Aug, 28 Aug, 9 Sep, 17 Sep
2018: 4 May, 11 May, 19 May, 29 May, 6 Jun, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 10 Aug, 18 Aug, 26 Aug, 10 Sep, 13 Sep
Special offer on 24 June 2017: 4 single berths, 50 off per person. 14 July: 3 single berths, 50 off per person. 20 August: 2 single berths, 50 off per person.
Wildlife sailing holiday in Scotland

Wildlife sailing holiday in Scotland

Extraordinary wildlife above and below the waves
From 750 to 1,200 6 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 16 Jun, 24 Jun, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 11 Aug, 20 Aug, 28 Aug, 9 Sep, 17 Sep, 3 Oct, 10 Oct, 17 Oct, 24 Oct
2018: 4 Apr, 11 Apr, 18 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 29 May, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 10 Aug, 18 Aug, 5 Sep, 13 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct
special offer for all our 2017 cruises. 200 discount for the new double en-suite and 50 discount for each comfortable single berth. 400 discount for private charter (6 passengers max). departures from 22nd of april to end of october 2017.
Chukotka and Wrangel Island wildlife cruises, Russia

Chukotka and Wrangel Island wildlife cruises, Russia

Explore Russian Arctic - home to Polar Bears, walrus & more
From US $11,200 to US $13,800 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 7 Aug, 21 Aug
Arctic sailing voyages, Spitsbergen

Arctic sailing voyages, Spitsbergen

Experience sailing in the fjords
From 2,290 to 4,790 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 2 Jun, 3 Jun, 16 Jun, 27 Jun, 25 Jul, 9 Aug, 24 Aug, 23 Sep
2018: 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 8 Apr, 15 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 12 Jun, 23 Jun, 4 Jul
Antarctica, Falklands & South Georgia small ship cruises

Antarctica, Falklands & South Georgia small ship cruises

Water, wilderness & wildlife in breath-taking perfection
From 7,350 22 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 13 Oct, 18 Oct, 23 Oct, 29 Oct, 31 Oct, 6 Nov, 8 Nov, 9 Nov, 23 Nov, 26 Nov, 27 Nov, 29 Nov, 30 Nov, 14 Dec, 16 Dec, 17 Dec, 27 Dec, 28 Dec
2018: 3 Jan, 6 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 19 Jan, 25 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 3 Feb, 17 Feb, 7 Mar, 23 Oct, 3 Nov, 7 Nov, 23 Nov, 1 Dec, 31 Dec
2019: 5 Jan, 11 Jan, 16 Jan, 2 Feb, 12 Feb, 26 Feb, 20 Mar
Save between us$1,500 and us$2,500pp on new bookings in selected cabins on October 29th Antarctic Peninsula, Falklands & South Georgia Voyage. Contact us for details.
Galapagos cruise options, tailor made

Galapagos cruise options, tailor made

The greatest wildlife experiences tailor made
From 3,250 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This tailor made trip has a variety of options and can be arranged on a budget and at a time to suit you and adapted to your requirements as necessary.
St Kilda, an Outer Hebrides Cruise, Scotland

St Kilda, an Outer Hebrides Cruise, Scotland

Cruise to St Kilda, Monachs, Outer Hebrides and Small Isles
From 1,650 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 1 Jul, 29 Jul
2018: 30 Jun, 28 Jul
2 places available on the 1st july 2017 cruise. 50 discount for each of these single berths. 3 places availble on the 29th july 2017 cruise. 50 discount for each of these single berth.
Iceland cruise, Circumnavigation

Iceland cruise, Circumnavigation

An unforgettable journey around the island of fire and ice
From 2,745 to 2,899 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 12 Jun, 21 Jun, 30 Jun, 9 Jul, 18 Jul, 13 Sep
Argyll Sea Lochs & Crinan canal cruise, Scotland

Argyll Sea Lochs & Crinan canal cruise, Scotland

Unique wildlife cruise: sea lochs of Argyll and Crinan Canal
From 1,050 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 24 Sep
2018: 25 Apr, 20 Sep
Sailing holiday in Greece, Mykonos to Santorini

Sailing holiday in Greece, Mykonos to Santorini

The boat, the beach and inviting Greek villages
From 721 to 1,097 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 29 Jul, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct
2018: 19 May, 2 Jun, 16 Jun, 30 Jun, 14 Jul, 28 Jul, 11 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 Sep, 22 Sep
20% off all departures of this trip in June 2017
Antarctic cruise and hiking in Chile

Antarctic cruise and hiking in Chile

Walk in Atacama and Patagonia before cruising Antarctica
From 13,725 4 weeks ex flights
Tailor made
Spitsbergen wildlife cruises

Spitsbergen wildlife cruises

Encounters with glaciers, polar bears and icebergs.
From 1,800 to 2,399 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 8 Jul, 25 Jul
2018: 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 8 Jul, 25 Jul
Antarctica expedition cruise

Antarctica expedition cruise

Classic 11 Day Expedition Cruise to Antarctica
From 4,680 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 12 Dec, 22 Dec, 31 Dec
2018: 2 Jan, 30 Jan, 1 Mar, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 13 Mar, 21 Mar
Save up to 25% off Antarctic cruises
Skye and the Small Isles sailing holiday

Skye and the Small Isles sailing holiday

Sail Scotland's Small Isles and visit spectacular Skye
From 750 to 1,200 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 6 Jun, 16 Jun, 24 Jun, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 11 Aug, 20 Aug, 28 Aug, 9 Sep, 17 Sep
2018: 11 May, 19 May, 29 May, 6 Jun, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 10 Aug, 18 Aug, 26 Aug, 5 Sep
skye and the small isles cruise: 4 single berths available on the 21st of july 2017 for 6 nights and on the 28th of August 2017 for 7 nights. 50 discount for each of these single berths.
Scotland private charter sailing holidays

Scotland private charter sailing holidays

Private Charter an ex-tall ship around the Scottish Islands
From 5,990 to 13,178 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
scottish cruises: 400 discount for the 16th june mull circumnavigation cruise. 400 discount on this cruise.
Canary Islands tall ship cruise

Canary Islands tall ship cruise

Historic sailing experience exploring these stunning islands
From 750 7 days ex flights
Small group travel
Split to Dubrovnik Luxury cruise, Croatia

Split to Dubrovnik Luxury cruise, Croatia

Cruise Split to Dubrovnik in luxury via Croatia's islands
From 599 to 1,149 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 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
Luxury small ship cruise in Croatia

Luxury small ship cruise in Croatia

Luxury small ship cruise through Croatia's Islands
From 1,075 to 1,249 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 3 Jun, 10 Jun, 17 Jun, 24 Jun, 1 Jul, 8 Jul, 15 Jul, 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 19 Aug, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct
Arctic wildlife holiday, Polar bear explorer

Arctic wildlife holiday, Polar bear explorer

A wildlife focused specialist led Arctic safari in Svalbard
From 5,995 to 7,495 11 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 3 Jun, 22 Aug
2018: 12 Aug
Cruising holiday in Burma, the Mergui Archipelago

Cruising holiday in Burma, the Mergui Archipelago

A comprehensive tour of Burma including ocean sailing
From 4,995 17 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Scotland cruise, Skye and the Small Isles

Scotland cruise, Skye and the Small Isles

A guided wildlife cruise to the Isle of Skye, Scotland
From 2,100 to 2,529 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 24 Jun, 16 Sep
2018: 5 May, 19 May, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 28 Jul, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 15 Sep
Antarctic Peninsula cruises, activity-based

Antarctic Peninsula cruises, activity-based

Activity-based small ship expedition of Antarctica
From 7,885 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 1 Nov, 15 Dec, 26 Dec
2018: 17 Feb, 28 Feb
New Zealands Subantarctic Islands cruise, including Macquarie

New Zealands Subantarctic Islands cruise, including Macquarie

Wildlife voyage to the Subantarctic inc Macquarie Island
From US $6,600 to US $9,900 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 1 Dec, 21 Dec
Ecuador highlands tour & Galapagos cruise

Ecuador highlands tour & Galapagos cruise

Experience Ecuador's stunning highlands and the Galapagos
From 5,118 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 3 Aug, 28 Sep, 9 Nov, 7 Dec
Arctic diving & Polar Bear Watching Expedition

Arctic diving & Polar Bear Watching Expedition

Awe-inspiring for divers & non-divers
From 3,020 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 31 May, 14 Jun
Arctic diving & Polar Bear Watching Expedition
From
3,020
excluding flights
Memorable parts? All of it! The extremes of weather, the diversity of animals, the quality of the accommodation and facilities, and something you can't plan for - new found friends! Tips? Don't set your heart on seeing anything specific. Be prepared for the changes in weather. It's not as challenging as I expected - to take account of the huge spectrum of ages and abilities. But most of all HAVE FUN! Local benefits? Not so much the local people, though we did buy a lot... (more)Lisa Thomas
Skye and the Inner Hebrides cruise, Scotland
From
2,140
excluding flights
The crew were marvellous, and nothing was too much trouble, with a number of elderly passengers on our cruise, all was taken in their stride. (more)Gerald Peppiatt
We were a small and delightful group. The boat was cozy and comfortable, the landscapes and cloudscapes, sublime; and the day trips and hikes, especially our visit to Iona and its sacred and ancient abbey were vitamin C for the spirit. (more)Patricia Knowles
Scotland cruise, Skye and the Small Isles
From
2,100
excluding flights
Memorable parts? So much: seeing Dolphins, Basking sharks, Minky whale, otter, seals. Making new friends and experiencing 5* dining Tips? You will need good mobility as daily explorations can be over rough terrain. Take good midgy repellent and creams. Local benefits? All animal sightings where recorded and reported back to a central database. Remote isles benefited from additional spend on their produce Overall rating? Both my sister and I loved this holiday.... (more)Barbara Bishop
Antarctica, Falklands & South Georgia small ship cruises
From
7,350
excluding flights
This trip will forever stay in my heart. Incredible. I would go again tomorrow if I got the chance. (more)Helen Connolly
Fantastic - it's more than a holiday and is so different to anything else I have ever done. South Georgia is an amazing place. The beaches were packed with tens of thousands of penguins and they weren't afraid to come right up to us. The scenery in Antarctica is beautiful. (more)rebecca allcock
Every part of the holiday was memorable including animals, birds, scenery, the ship (Polar Pioneer), fellow travellers and expedition team. (more)Christine Brignoni
Arctic icebreaker cruise, Spitsbergen
From
2,299
excluding flights
An amazing trip! The scenery -glaciers, icebergs and sea ice - were stunning, the northern lights fantastic, and the wildlife wonderful. It is impossible to highlight one part, as it was two memorable weeks! (more)Kathryn Huddle
Seeing polar bears, walruses and whales. Especially seeing a rare Bowhead whale whilst moving through the pack ice. (more)Peter Smart
Very good... the most memorable parts is arriving at the pack ice on a beautiful sunny evening and then seeing our first polar bear. (more)david rumsey
Wildlife sailing holiday in Scotland
From
750
excluding flights
The whole experience was wonderful, particularly enjoyed the dinghy trip round the Burnt Islands reserve where we were treated with great views of the Common Seal colony. Also enjoyed discovering another world through the microscope investigating plankton samples. (more)Andrew Swales
No light pollution and clear skies allowed for spectacular stargazing. As an added bonus we got to collect and view plankton under the microscope, a truly unique experience. (more)Catherine Egginton
Increased our awareness of the interplay and delicate balance between various species of flora and fauna - in particular, plankton. (more)Marilyn Hands
Peru and Galapagos adventure holiday
From
6,540
excluding flights
It was the culmination of lifetime dream.......top of my 'bucket list'..... Definitely NOT to be missed......Fabulous !! (more)Sandra Clegg
Very well structured between 3 South American countries and 3 very different experiences. Wherever possible our guides made sure any benefits went back to the local community. (more)Bruce and Kerry Taylor
It was truly the holiday of a lifetime with unique experiences that i will treasure. That was helped by a very well organised crew and an inspirational guide who was in love with his islands. (more)Debbie Cowburn
Arctic sailing voyages, Spitsbergen
From
2,290
excluding flights
It was brilliant, one of the best things I have done during my many years of overseas travel, and the weather was really kind to us. (more)Susan Lett
We had so many memorable moments. A Blue Whale and her calf cut across our bow when we were sailing, it was so exciting. Hoisting the sails was an exciting moment and everyone was keen to join in. (more)Gayna Wallis
Best bit: Watching blue whales feeding while manning the helm of the yacht. (more)Ian McGuire
Galapagos cruise options, tailor made
From
3,250
excluding flights
There was no one part that stood out as it was a high all through. A good group of 11 who all got on well together. (more)Michael Walker-Smith
Excellent. The guides, accommodation, food, wildlife was better than I had expected...our guides were all local and very good at their job. (more)Sam Taylor
The wildlife was just awesome! Even more amazing than we'd expected! The crew were fantastic - really friendly and welcoming and the guides were exceptional. (more)Christine Ennew
Galapagos cruises
From
1,995
excluding flights
Snorkelling with turtles, sealions and penguins was the most memorable. Getting so close to and seeing so many different animals and birds. The crew on the Angelito really looked after us. Galapagos is a special place to visit...I'll never be able to go wildlife watching get ever again, now I've been spoilt! (more)Anna Hodson
We had a fantastic group of people on board so I had a great time although traveling solo. I was very pleased with the itinerary of the cruise which really made the most of the days. During the week we got to see practically everything which honestly made it feel well worth the investment. (more)Sari Sironen
The first day arriving in Galapagos and seeing the sea turtles, snorkelling, swimming next to sealions was the most memorable part of this holiday. (more)Miss D.D
Galapagos holidays, Ecuador
From
4,299
including UK flights
Swimming with giant sea turtles and being woken up at 2.30am to watch a volcano erupt! Absolutely amazing! (more)Joanna Rapley
Very good. (more)Martyn Todd
For me, each new encounter with an animal/bird/sea creature I had not seen before was exciting. (more)Karen Morrow
Liveaboard diving and sailing holiday in Greece
From
685
excluding flights
if you are looking for ADVENTURE and EXCITEMENT - perfect!! (more)Astrid Feierl
A highlight of the holiday was visiting Amorgos and Koufonisia...they are very beautiful islands. (more)Lauren Anderson
We could not rate our holiday any higher. All six of us are eager to return. We miss the stories and history learned from Sotiris and Annie, the deliciousness of the local authentic food, the curiosity of learning about a new place and its culuture and the genuineness of the hospitality everywhere. (more)Danielle Romme
Sailing in Croatia
From
620
excluding flights
It was one of my best trips and adventures I've had . I loved the fact that every day was full of activities and new adventures. (more)Nicola Falconer
The scenery in Croatia is amazing. Our guide and skipper were incredible and the whole trip was fantastic. I especially loved all of the activities. (more)Melissa Conley
The highlight of our month in Europe. Worth every cent, or should I say Kuna. 10+/10 (more)Ingrid Sloan
Northern Lights and whale watching holiday in Norway
From
NKr8,900
excluding flights
This holiday was perfect - exactly what was needed! It blows the cobwebs away from normal life, gives you the peace and time to watch the world go by, fantastic food and is the perfect opportunity to see nature at its most incredible. A very positive life experience! (more)Claudia Philps
From meeting the captain and crew, seeing orca, humpback and the northern lights on the first day. We cannot pick out 1 memorable experience, it was all excellent (more)Vicki Binley
A wonderful time. One of our best, most memorable holidays. Not a single negative comment. (more)Daniel Roussel
Sounds of the Hebrides cruise in Scotland
From
750
excluding flights
The sailing trip was amazing and the best of all was meeting Colette and Michael, there where wonderful. Colette is a great chef, breakfast, lunch and dinner was very, very good (more)Karen Wix
The most memorable parts were the stunning scenery and peaceful moorings. The wildlife especially the seals and beautiful shoals of jellyfish floating like alien creatures in a calm sea. (more)Fiona Morrison
Galapagos holiday cruise options
From
2,835
excluding flights
Really there are no words to express how wonderful my holiday was. You have to experience it yourself to appreciate it...the most exciting part was seeing the animals on the Galapagos & swimming with the sea turtles. (more)Sy Schwartz
The most memorable part was swimming with sealions and turtles in the Galapagos. (more)Elaine Edmondson
Southern Croatia cruise in comfort
From
559
excluding flights
The holiday was exactly as described and is a great way to see several different islands. Meeting and travelling with people from different countries made the trip very enjoyable. (more)Lesley Mason
Natural beauty of the islands and significant history of the places visited. (more)Delwyn Enright
I enjoyed it lots, friendly people, a good sun deck and lots of yummy food! (more)Julia Sudbury
Antarctic Peninsula & Weddell Sea cruise
From
5,399
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The close sighting of a pod of Orca attacking a Humpbacked Whale and penguins. Bird watching from the ship. Visiting the mainland at Neko Harbour. The ideal size of the ship and friendliness of the other passengers and crew. Tips? Don't bother taking your own warm boots. Those provided were perfectly adequate with our own waterproof walking shoes for deck walking. Local benefits? Yes Overall rating? A wonderful experience (more)Roger Labbatt
Polar bear watching cruise in Svalbard, Norway
From
4,250
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The whole thing was amazing, being able to go out to parts of Svalbard that other ships can't get to was fantastic, and the wildlife that we saw there was the overall highlight. Tips? Book directly with the operator (the actual company that runs the trip - rather than an agent) to ensure that you get the correct packing list, pick-up information, flights, etc. Local benefits? Yes definitely, the operator are obviously very concerned with preserving the nature... (more)Renny Gye
Antarctica cruises
From
US $4,995
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Seeing the interplay between the animals, icebergs, glaciers, sea and sky. Tips? First: TAKE THE TRIP TO ANTARCTICA. It is unforgettable. If Miami is not on a direct route to Buenos Aires, fly there directly.Be sure to bring the right clothing. Being out on the water or a hill is COLD with the wrong clothes. Spend as much time on the bridge of the ship as possible. Go to all of the lectures. Meet new people Local benefits? No people to benefit in Antarctica. However,... (more)Stephen Kohn
Antarctica expedition cruise
From
4,680
excluding flights
All of the activities were amazing but sleeping out under the stars was a real highlight. Outstanding 10/10. (more)Rebecca Allen
The most memorable was landing on the Antarctic peninsula - our seventh continent! Definitely ten out of ten! Wonderfully organised! An amazing experience! We learnt so much! (more)Margaret Shaw
The second was sea kayaking around Danco Island. The water was still, there were iceberg all over the place which we paddled through, and penguins were jumping out of the water all around us. The landscape was stunning, and I will never forget this activity. (more)Jack Clancy
Antarctic cruise and hiking in Chile
From
13,725
excluding flights
The entire trip was magical and I loved almost every moment. The landings were supplemented with presentations that helped me to put my experiences into the perspective of wider Antarctica issues. (more)Christine Gordon
Respect where you are and its beauty. (more)Edmund Raczkowski
Spitsbergen wildlife cruises
From
1,800
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Seeing a mother polar bear and her two cubs walking on the ice floes walking along them then diving in and swimming to the next one. The cubs following on behind her. Fabulous! Tips? Be warm but also have some smart casual clothes to wear in the evening. When inside of the boat you can be relatively warm - have those layers for going out on deck where it can be cooler but you can watch the midnight sun or enjoy the on deck BBQ. If you want good photographs make sure... (more)Susie Barrett
Antarctica, Falklands and South Georgia cruises
From
8,560
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The highlight of the trip for me was always going to be South Georgia, which has fascinated me for years and entirely lived up to my very high expectations. What a stunningly beautiful place! We were extremely fortunate as we approached the island because there was no cloud cover and we could see the full magnificence of the snowy peaks in all their glory - a rare occurrence apparently. During three whole days around this incredible island, we made a numerous landings and... (more)Roger Bilder
Sailing cruises in Norway
From
NKr89,000
excluding flights
Excellent, I would highly recommend this to anyone who loves wilderness, culture, the landscape, interesting people, sailing, fishing, visiting a part of the world with great beauty, yet harshness, dramatic scenery, art (optional!) and getting away from our crowded world for a brief moment of paradise in a different climate. (more)Sally Sheppard
We had traditional saunas, hot-tubs, tried all the local foods, mostly prepared by our guide. We went walking, crab fishing on a restored traditional fishing boat, saw sea eagles, went to several museums learning about sami culture and the German occupation... I could go on... and even time to just sit and take it all in! (more)Sue Freestone
Most memorable was the endless views and complete quiet and relaxation. The sea eagles and SWARMS of puffins round Bird island. Charles' soups. (more)John Loder
Arctic cruise adventure holiday
From
3,272
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The holiday was great throughout but the highlight has to be seeing our first polar bear with 2 cubs! The scenery was also spectacular. Tips? Take a range of clothes for all temperatures. I did not expect it to be high 20s 200 miles north of the Arctic circle! but I wasn't complaining! Local benefits? All efforts were made to reduce environmental impact. Overall rating? Excellent trip, good mix of activities and high standard of food and accommodation (more)Judith Olsen
Kerala houseboat holiday, India
From
656
excluding flights
All of it. Every day was a new adventure. From the excellent food to the beautiful scenery and friendly helpful crew. (more)Fran Griffin
It was a wonderful holiday, and we would love to go back...The houseboat was run so professionally by Suresh and his team. Our room was spotless, the living accommodation at the front of the boat was comfortable and spacious, the food amazing (we were offered and enjoyed all manner of Keralan dishes) and plentiful, the staff genuinely friendly and helpful. (more)Fran Smart
Each place we visited was like a new holiday. Brilliantly put together, great choice of places to stay. And of course Kerala was amazing, and the food to die for. (more)Sarah Beard
Galapagos 2 week cruise, Ecuador
From
6,319
including UK flights
Memorable parts? The fantastic wildlife. The friendly crew. The very knowlable guide. Tips? If travelling alone - pay the extra for your own cabin. Take as little as possible - you can always rinse things out & dry them! A couple of pairs of shorts or trousers & a couple of t-shirts, GOOD soled shoes & sandles. 60+ Sun block, Deet. AND CAMERA(s) Don't spend money on new clothes before you go! Local benefits? The locals certainly appeared to make the most of the tourist trade!!!!!!... (more)Margaret Dolan
Argyll Sea Lochs & Crinan canal cruise, Scotland
From
1,050
excluding flights
Exciting, memorable and a wonderful experience. (more)Martin Jones
A fabulous unique opportunity to enjoy and marvel at nature in all its glory....The most outstanding part of the trip was definitely the experience of being immersed in the stunningly beautiful environment of the lochs of western Scotland. (more)David Ritchie
A really terrific week which we will always remember (along with how to tie a bowline). Two of my colleagues at work have already expressed interest! (more)Helen Newton
China holiday and Yangtze river cruise
From
2,849
including UK flights
It was excellent. We were particularly impressed with the local guide- his organisation local knowledge etc was tremendous and really made the holiday. (more)Christine Casey
The walk along part of the Great Wall of China. 9 out of 10! (more)gillian black
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