Umbria cooking holiday, Italy

Umbria cooking holiday, Italy

italian cooking in a farmhouse between Umbria and Tuscany
From €1,440 to €1,650 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 26 Jul, 16 Aug, 25 Aug, 2 Sep, 23 Sep, 1 Oct, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Dec
Join our cooking holiday July and August, come to Umbria, and learn to cook like a local with a professional chef. Great food and great fun
French Riviera holiday, walking, culture & cooking option

French Riviera holiday, walking, culture & cooking option

Experience real French culture while relaxing mindfully...
From €510 to €780 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip runs every week (April- Nov) with a set itinerary but the length of stay & arrival date can be adjusted to your needs
Italian cooking holiday, small group

Italian cooking holiday, small group

Immersive gastronomy & cooking trips in undiscovered Tuscany
From £1,400 to £1,450 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 15 Sep, 13 Oct
2020: 11 May, 24 May, 22 Jun, 13 Jul, 28 Aug, 9 Sep, 21 Sep
Short break pasta making & Italian food holiday, Tuscany

Short break pasta making & Italian food holiday, Tuscany

A Tuscan food adventure, learn to make pasta
From £700 to £750 4 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 9 Sep, 27 Sep, 7 Oct, 24 Oct
2020: 15 Apr, 24 Apr, 2 May, 13 Jun, 3 Jul, 19 Aug, 7 Oct, 15 Oct
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Helsinki city break, winter sports & gastronomy

Helsinki city break, winter sports & gastronomy

Helsinki with an overnight tour in the countryside tailomade
From €634 to €800 3 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip departs on a Friday
Cooking and walking holiday, Spanish Pyrenees

Cooking and walking holiday, Spanish Pyrenees

A gastronomical experience in the Spanish Pyrenees
From €1,295 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 8 Sep, 6 Oct
2020: 3 May, 28 Jun, 20 Sep, 4 Oct
50 euro discount September Cooking and Walking holiday Spanish Pyrenees
Sri Lanka small group tour, a food adventure

Sri Lanka small group tour, a food adventure

A delicious adventure through this provocative country
From £1,450£1,088 to £1,620 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 30 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 14 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov, 12 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 3 Dec, 10 Dec, 17 Dec, 24 Dec, 27 Dec
2020: 3 Jan, 7 Jan, 10 Jan, 14 Jan, 17 Jan, 21 Jan, 24 Jan, 28 Jan, 4 Feb, 7 Feb, 11 Feb, 14 Feb, 18 Feb, 21 Feb, 25 Feb, 28 Feb, 3 Mar, 6 Mar, 10 Mar, 13 Mar, 17 Mar, 20 Mar, 24 Mar, 27 Mar, 3 Apr, 7 Apr, 10 Apr, 14 Apr, 17 Apr, 21 Apr, 24 Apr, 5 May ...
Up to £380 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 30 Jul, 06 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 14 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 01 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct
India small group holiday, a food adventure

India small group holiday, a food adventure

2 week discovery of the sights, sounds & flavours of India.
From £1,620£1,215 to £1,900 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 11 Oct, 15 Oct, 18 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 1 Nov, 5 Nov, 8 Nov, 22 Nov, 29 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec, 17 Dec, 20 Dec, 24 Dec, 27 Dec
2020: 3 Jan, 10 Jan, 17 Jan, 24 Jan, 31 Jan, 7 Feb, 14 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb, 6 Mar, 13 Mar, 20 Mar, 3 Apr, 10 Apr, 4 Sep, 11 Sep, 18 Sep, 25 Sep, 2 Oct, 6 Oct, 9 Oct, 16 Oct, 20 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 3 Nov, 6 Nov, 13 Nov, 17 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 4 Dec, 8 Dec, 11 Dec, 18 Dec ...
Up to £410 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 11 Oct, 15 Oct, 18 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct
Mexico small group holiday, a food adventure

Mexico small group holiday, a food adventure

Get an authentic taste of Mexico on this 8 day tour
From £1,080£866 to £1,275 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 10 Aug, 7 Sep, 21 Sep, 5 Oct, 23 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2020: 11 Jan, 18 Jan, 15 Feb, 7 Mar, 21 Mar, 11 Apr, 25 Apr, 23 May, 27 Jun, 18 Jul, 8 Aug, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct, 17 Oct, 7 Nov, 21 Nov, 5 Dec, 12 Dec
Up to £280 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 10 Aug, 07 Sep, 21 Sep, 05 Oct
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Vietnam small group holiday, a food adventure

Vietnam small group holiday, a food adventure

Exotic 2 week culinary and cultural tour of Vietnam.
From £1,310£1,114 to £1,445 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 Sep, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2020: 12 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 23 Feb, 1 Mar, 8 Mar, 15 Mar, 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 10 May, 24 May, 31 May, 7 Jun, 14 Jun, 5 Jul, 26 Jul, 9 Aug, 23 Aug, 6 Sep, 20 Sep, 4 Oct, 18 Oct, 25 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 22 Nov, 29 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec, 20 Dec, 27 Dec
Up to £190 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 11 Aug, 25 Aug, 08 Sep, 20 Oct, 27 Oct
South Indian food tour, Kerala

South Indian food tour, Kerala

Food & culture of Kerala
From £1,575 16 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade at a time to suit you and adapted to suit your budget and requirements
Cooking holiday in Thailand

Cooking holiday in Thailand

Learn to cook Thai food & insider experiences with locals
From £2,175 16 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This gourmet and cooking holiday is a private tour and can be taken on dates convenient for you (subject to availability). Great for a couple but you can also travel with friends.
Save £50 each on this sizzling cooking tour for 2 in 2020! Limited availability for 2019 trips.
Lebanon food tour

Lebanon food tour

Discover the flavours of the Levant
From £1,895 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure

Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure

Discover Cambodia's unique, ancient and exotic food culture
From £865 to £970 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 19 Sep, 17 Oct, 31 Oct, 14 Nov, 5 Dec, 26 Dec
2020: 9 Jan, 13 Feb, 19 Mar, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 7 May, 4 Jun, 2 Jul, 6 Aug, 17 Sep, 1 Oct, 29 Oct, 12 Nov, 26 Nov, 3 Dec, 10 Dec, 24 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 19 Sep, 17 Oct
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Small group cooking holiday in Thailand

Small group cooking holiday in Thailand

2-week Adventure. £1,575 exc flights. No Single Supplement!
From £2,225 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2020: 2 May
Special early bird offer! Save £50 on bookings for 2020! No single supplement. Or take a friend/partner and save £100 per person taking same itinerary as a private tour for 2 in January/February/March 2020
Sicily small ship cruise, food & culture

Sicily small ship cruise, food & culture

Experience the flavours, landscapes and history of Sicily
From £2,249 to £2,499 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 21 Sep, 28 Sep
Japan gastronomic holiday

Japan gastronomic holiday

A foodies' dream: a culinary journey across Japan.
From £2,690 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
French Riviera holiday, food, walking & culture

French Riviera holiday, food, walking & culture

Experience real French culture while relaxing mindfully...
From €370 to €1,275 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip runs every week (April- Nov) with a set itinerary but length of stay & arrival date can be adjusted to your needs
Peru small group tour, a food adventure

Peru small group tour, a food adventure

Peru is an exciting region to go on a foodie adventure.
From £1,740£1,392 to £1,885 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 9 Aug, 6 Sep, 8 Nov
2020: 20 Mar, 17 Apr, 8 May, 12 Jun, 7 Aug, 4 Sep, 9 Oct, 6 Nov
Up to £340 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 09 Aug, 06 Sep
Turkey small group holiday, a food adventure

Turkey small group holiday, a food adventure

Exotic 2 week culinary and cultural tour of Turkey.
From £1,025£972 to £1,165 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 1 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep
2020: 15 Mar, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 3 May, 10 May, 14 Jun, 28 Jun, 2 Aug, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 4 Oct, 18 Oct
Up to £100 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 01 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep
Japan group holiday, a food adventure

Japan group holiday, a food adventure

Dive into Tokyo city’s incredible food scene
From £3,550£2,864 to £4,090 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 18 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 6 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov
2020: 8 Mar, 15 Mar, 22 Mar, 29 Mar, 5 Apr, 12 Apr, 19 Apr, 3 May, 10 May, 17 May, 24 May, 14 Jun, 21 Jun, 20 Sep, 27 Sep, 4 Oct, 11 Oct, 25 Oct, 1 Nov, 8 Nov
Up to £710 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 18 Aug, 01 Sep, 08 Sep, 06 Oct, 27 Oct
North Thailand group holiday, a food adventure

North Thailand group holiday, a food adventure

Experience the freshness, tanginess and spiciness of Thailand
From £865 to £950 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 23 Nov, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
2020: 11 Jan, 25 Jan, 8 Feb, 15 Feb, 14 Mar, 25 Apr, 16 May, 11 Jul, 12 Sep, 10 Oct, 24 Oct, 19 Dec, 26 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 12 Oct, 26 Oct
Italian food tours

Italian food tours

Flavours of northern Italy on this special food-lovers journey
From £2,105£1,908 to £2,425 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 23 Sep, 30 Sep
2020: 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 15 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 24 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct
Up to £210 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 23 Sep, 30 Sep
Umbria gourmet tour, Italy

Umbria gourmet tour, Italy

Relaxing gourmet tour: oil,wine, food tasting & art in Italy
From €590 to €998 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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Sicily food holiday in Italy

Sicily food holiday in Italy

Be overwhelmed at how varied and diverse Sicily’s cuisine
From £1,499 to £1,699 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 22 Sep, 13 Oct
2020: 12 Apr, 10 May, 21 Jun, 6 Sep, 13 Sep, 20 Sep, 4 Oct, 18 Oct, 8 Nov
Late availability on these dates: 01 Sep, 08 Sep, 22 Sep, 13 Oct
Creative Spanish cooking holiday, Spain

Creative Spanish cooking holiday, Spain

Iberian/Moroccan fusion experience at finca in Extremadura
From €950 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 Oct
Iran food adventure tour

Iran food adventure tour

Experience the taste and flavour of Persia
From £1,730£1,560 to £2,080£1,730 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 3 Oct
2020: 14 May, 3 Sep, 8 Oct, 12 Nov
Up to £520 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 03 Oct
Iberian Ham tour in Andalucia, Spain

Iberian Ham tour in Andalucia, Spain

Become immersed in the destination of Iberian Ham, Andalusia
From €525 4 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Malaysia food and culture holiday

Malaysia food and culture holiday

Discover many of Malaysia's culinary highlights
From £2,805 16 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Puglia wine and culture holiday

Puglia wine and culture holiday

Culture Wine and delicious Food in Puglia Italy
From €1,540 to €1,690 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct
2020: 29 Aug, 5 Sep, 12 Sep, 19 Sep, 26 Sep, 3 Oct, 10 Oct, 17 Oct, 24 Oct
Late availability on these dates: 31 Aug, 07 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 05 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct
French Riviera holiday, walking, culture & cooking option
From
€510
excluding flights
I cannot compliment the food enough! Each morning a delicious breakfast home made! The picnics provided had a great variety and were scrumptious ! (more)Marie Louise Murray
St Jeannette is a beautiful and friendly village, as were Benoit and Corinne. This has been my best experience in France. (more)Elizabeth (Sibby) Henderson
The most memorable part of the holiday were the people running the accommodation and the supporting crew who organised all the activities and ensured a comfortable stay. (more)Shalini Menon Venugopal
Umbria cooking holiday, Italy
From
€1,440
excluding flights
I wanted to get away from it all, relax, meet new people and do new things. Four ticks! (more)Corinne Male
The whole package was full of interesting elements from the cooking to the trips out to stunning hilltop towns. The food was, as always in Italy, such a pleasure to enjoy along with the excellent wines. (more)Martyn furzer
It was a perfect holiday for me, It was restful but not too restful, provided great food, great site seeing, great company and the best hosts you could ever meet. (more)Christine Aickin
Cambodia small group tour, a food adventure
From
£865
excluding flights
The bike ride to the little villages was my most fun experience and to see how they make rice wine, rice paper, bamboo sticky rice, etc. Also really enjoyed the cooking class the last night. Fun to try so many different foods. (more)Amy Cochran
Best bits: There were so many! The walks through food stalls, the cooking lessons, the impromptu stops of the bus to get more street food and going to a BBQ with locals at Siem Reap. (more)Lauren Supplee
Cooking and walking holiday, Spanish Pyrenees
From
€1,295
excluding flights
Our holiday immersed us in beautiful scenery and fascinating culture: tiny villages, beautiful historic towns, castles and monasteries, amazing rock formations, and enthusiastic producers of wine and olive oil (more)Jane Hofto
The hiking was stunningly beautiful. The home cooked food afterwards was one of the best I ever had. (more)Cristina Stoica
The warm generous hospitality of the family who run the trip, the peace and beauty of the place so tastefully renovated and the laughs we all had cooking some of our meals were memorable. (more)victoria taylor
Italian cooking holiday, small group
From
£1,400
excluding flights
Excellent! We went with high expectations and were not disappointed. (more)Anita Stubbs
Excellent! A very relaxed yet busy itinerary. Very knowledgeable people who are passionate about the area and what they do. (more)Ed Erl
Short break pasta making & Italian food holiday, Tuscany
From
£700
excluding flights
It was not just a fabulous foodie experience but great fun cooking discovering eating and being with likeminded people. (more)Mandy K
The focused, pasta-making instruction and recipes from Oli (and everything he cooked for us!), along with the relaxing and welcoming atmosphere created by both he and Flo made the course a truly wonderful experience. (more)Diana Gloria
The practical cooking activities led by Oli and ably supported by Flo were an absolute pleasure - equipment and supplies were perfect, guidance was very patient, and the results were delicious! (more)Philippa Schofield
Helsinki city break, winter sports & gastronomy
From
€634
excluding flights
The highlight was spending a wonderful afternoon and evening at the country home of our Finnish guide, meeting her delightful family and enjoying a superb dinner while listening to her son's girlfriend singing Finnish songs. (more)Nomi Paynton
We really enjoyed the bicycle tour through green spaces around the edges of Helsinki. It was definitely off the beaten tourist track. Our guide was informative and delightful. We loved the evening boat trip to a tiny island west of Turku. (more)Diane Banner
Sri Lanka small group tour, a food adventure
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£1,088
excluding flights
Most memorable part of the holiday: Our guide Asanga who has to be one of the best guides in the world. The people we shared the holiday with & the people we met in particular the cooking we did in their homes, some very humble. (more)Diane Graziano
This tour brings you to people’s homes to cook and that is the best part. That, and the train ride through the green hills make up my favourite parts :)Moreover, you see Sri Lanka’s highlights such as the hill country, tea plantations,(cave) temples, colonial history and beaches. (more)Juul van Hoof
Undoubtedly the most memorable and exciting part of the trip was the food, Sri Lankan food is spicy, flavourful and delicious. (more)Smita Shah
India small group holiday, a food adventure
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£1,215
excluding flights
Visiting the Taj Mahal was the most memorable part of the trip. (more)Jantien van der Meer
My trip was full of exciting and memorable moments every day! To choose one, we visited the Old Delhi the first day, had the breakfast in the narrow lines and then visited the Sikh Temple and were introduced how the local volunteers prepare free meals to be shared to anybody. (more)Jarmo Kaariainen
Excellent. Pancham our guide was great too. (more)Alison Pick
Small group cooking holiday in Thailand
From
£2,225
including UK flights
The guide Toy was super and the itinerary thoughtfully put together. (more)Loreen Hanoman
This was my first solo holiday and I had a wonderful experience. Our tour guide Toy was exceptional (more)Catherine Wickens
Great taste of Thailand, seeing different areas and learning loads and plenty of relaxing time too. (more)Fiona Wilson
Mexico small group holiday, a food adventure
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£866
excluding flights
This trip was pretty disappointing. The itinerary changed constantly and there were only three of the nine days that were actually as written. We didn't stay at Mizunte. (more)Amanda Madorno
Going to local markets and learning and tasting about different foods was the highlights. 11/10 had a fantastic time with great people who were all travelling alone. (more)Ian Robertson
I liked having the focus on food--we tried so many different things, all delicious. (more)Nancy McCormick
North Thailand group holiday, a food adventure
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£865
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The food experiences, especially the cooking class at Apple Resort with Noi. Every market visit was also an eye opener. Tips? Just go... only complaint too much food! Local benefits? I think all our interactions were respectful and responsible. Overall rating? Fabulous. As soon as I got home, I was ready to book my next holiday. (more)Jill Sugden
French Riviera holiday, food, walking & culture
From
€370
excluding flights
The holiday was very enjoyable and very memorable. Benoit and Corinne are excellent and committed hosts, and the accommodation is superbly situated. (more)Mark Hutchinson
The entire trip was memorable however my favorite aspect to this trip was the people I met. I went on this trip alone however I met some very friendly people who were also staying at the house. (more)Divya Patel
Puglia wine and culture holiday
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€1,540
excluding flights
Memorable parts? I loved our accommodation and meals. The trip provided an excellent overview of wine production in the region - from growing to production to tasting. Piero was extremely well informed about the history and culture of the area. From ancient ruins to medieval cities to modern ports. It was an overall great experience. Tips? Relax and enjoy. Piero is a delightful well informed guide. Be flexible and remain open to change. We were able to adjust the itinerary and visited... (more)Margo Farr
South Indian food tour, Kerala
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£1,575
excluding flights
The relaxed pace and seeing how different Southern India is compared to the north. (more)Susan Munson
I would give this holiday a 5 star rating. From the flights to the hotels/homestays - everything was just amazing. (more)Karen Dickinson
Vietnam small group holiday, a food adventure
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£1,114
excluding flights
It's generally expensive for the quality of services offered. Some of the food included on the trip was of very cheap quality. (more)Dima Srouri
I cant wait to do another one! (more)valenina giubilei
Slovenia food and wine tour
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€1,650
excluding flights
Memorable parts? We are going to have 5 things: 1. The Brda Wine Festival - lovely to feel part of something so relaxed, high quality and entertaining. This was voted the top thing. 2. Ronchi de Cialla - visit to the family house and to talk to the brothers who make the wine 3. CV Winery - visit to a new young winemaker and to taste his exceptional wines 4. The outdoor lunch over looking the salt flats and the olive oil tasting 5. A trip around the trenches and caves in the local area... (more)Kathryn Stuart
Kayaking in Sweden, foraging and food
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€980
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Some of the meals and meal prep, and sitting around the fire together. These were really good moments. Also the amazing setting, on this really nice, peaceful island. Tips? Definitely consider how your are getting to the meeting point and have this planned out with plenty of contingency. The hardest part of this trip for me was the travel either side of the actual trip itself. Had a rather stressful time navigating Swedish public transport. And pack some flip flops,... (more)Nick Tillyer
Cooking and cultural holiday in the Spanish Pyrenees
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€1,295
excluding flights
We loved the variety on offer, which included walking in the hills, visits to nearby historic towns, castles and religious buildings, wine tasting and, of course, cookery lessons. (more)Patrick Harris
I think most memorable was the incredible hospitality of Lucy and Simon. We also particularly enjoyed the cooking classes and I am now enthused to even do some cooking at home! (more)Bill Wild
The entire holiday was a delight: culture, scenery, walks, cookery sessions, the food, the wine, the house, our hosts + family, their dog! (And the cats!) (more)Eric Webb
Finland wild food holiday
From
€690
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Meeting Finnish people and visiting their homes. Tips? Be prepared to go outside your comfort zone, it'll be worth it. Local benefits? We travelled by train in Finland (put ours to shame!), and local businesses definitely benefitted. Overall rating? Wonderful first visit to Finland - it is not just a place to visit in Winter. (more)Richard Waller
Tuscany holiday, cooking, walking, truffle-hunting tour
From
€750
excluding flights
Our cooking classes here were wonderful. We were using locally sourced ingredients and had so much fun turning them into delicious meals that we enjoyed with the stunning view of the valley beyond. (more)Georgina Orme
The entire stay was perfect. The best part was the hospitality. Francesca, Francesco, and Stella really make guests feel at home. All the farm fresh food was amazing. It was wonderful to be able to share meals with them and the other guests. (more)Lana Frantz
Meeting Italian people, truffle hunting, the making of pasta, tasting Italian home cooking. (more)Simon Bramwell
Parma short break food and culture, Italy
From
€415
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The food was fantastic, and the landscape. Tips? This holiday was very well organised by Giovanna in Italy, and ran like clockwork. If you are interested in regional food,i.e. cheese making, vinegar production and wine, its fascinating and we enjoyed the cultural aspects too. Parma had plenty to offer and we enjoyed the day travelling by train. Local benefits? Yes, certainly we visited small regional producers of food made in the traditional manner. The local... (more)Helen Jeffreson
French Riviera holiday, with morning yoga
From
€370
excluding flights
The excursions which were well thought out and very informative. So much we wouldn't have known if it wasn't for Benoit. Corrines cookery lesson was amazing too and very relaxed. (more)Brenda Muir
By the end of the week (helped by the glorious weather) I had laughed a lot, had some hugely interesting conversations, seen some beautiful places, learnt a lot of interesting facts, made some new friends, eaten some delicious food, tried lots of new things and completely relaxed. I practically cried when I had to leave, I'd loved it so much! (more)Ali James
Italian Alps walking and cooking holiday
From
€630
excluding flights
We had an excellent holiday hosted by 2 very knowledgeable and caring people. All aspects of the cooking, walking and sightseeing was made so enjoyable because of their enthusiasm and attention to details. (more)Rod Elliott
The mountain setting is splendid with wonderful views and very quiet. Marla and Fabrizio offer exceptional hospitality and locally produced food prepared to a high standard. Cooking with them in a small group was great fun. (more)Valerie Snowden
The entire holiday was memorable! From the moment we got there and were welcomed by our wonderful hosts at their beautiful B&B in the mountains, to the stunning walk through the Alps, the freshly baked treats each morning, the market tour and all the amazing... (more)Josylin Saunders
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