Learn Spanish and walk the Camino de Santiago, Spain

Learn Spanish and walk the Camino de Santiago, Spain

Spanish Course + walking in the Camino del Norte
From €630 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 29 Oct
Last course of the season! Any level, get 50€ off for our 29th October course!
Cuba music holidays

Cuba music holidays

Music holiday of a lifetime in Santiago de Cuba
From £895 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 Mar
Photography holiday in Andalucia, Spain

Photography holiday in Andalucia, Spain

Photography holidays in beautiful Andaluca.
From £595 to £795 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 18 Apr, 1 Jun, 12 Jun, 9 Sep, 9 Oct
Painting holiday in Andalucia

Painting holiday in Andalucia

Explore your painting creativity in delightful Andalucia.
From £950 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 1 Jun, 12 Jun, 9 Sep, 9 Oct
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Photography holiday in Southwest Sri Lanka

Photography holiday in Southwest Sri Lanka

Photograph South West Sri Lanka with us
From €2,400 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 20 Nov
Scotland craft weekends, felt making & natural dyeing

Scotland craft weekends, felt making & natural dyeing

Traditional craft courses in the Scottish Highlands
From £150 2 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 8 Jun, 24 Aug, 25 Aug, 7 Sep
Traditional crafts holiday in Scotland

Traditional crafts holiday in Scotland

Award winning craft holidays in the Highlands of Scotland
From £895 to £1,045 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 25 May
Cuba salsa dance holiday

Cuba salsa dance holiday

Salsa dance holiday of a lifetime in Cuba!
From £1,525 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 Mar, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 14 Oct, 19 Dec
Learn Spanish & tango in Granada, Spain

Learn Spanish & tango in Granada, Spain

Learn Tango & Spanish in beautiful Granada, Spain
From €490 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailormade throughout the year and can be adapted to suit your interests, budget and requirements as necessary
Learn Spanish in Granada, Spain

Learn Spanish in Granada, Spain

A variety of Spanish courses in Granada
From €170 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: All courses start every Monday throughout the year. There are no classes on national holiday and during the Christmas period (20 Dec – 02 Jan)
Short break pasta and risotto making holiday, Tuscany

Short break pasta and risotto making holiday, Tuscany

A Tuscan food adventure, learn to make pasta
From £700 4 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 11 Apr, 3 May, 24 May, 17 Jun, 9 Sep, 7 Oct, 24 Oct
Painting holiday in Moroccan desert

Painting holiday in Moroccan desert

Sketching the high dunes and desert landscapes of Morocco
From £875 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Mar
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: 31 Mar, 5 May, 8 Sep, 13 Oct
Learn Spanish & family activity holiday in Spain

Learn Spanish & family activity holiday in Spain

Learn Spanish + Outdoor Activities canoe/cave/via ferrata...
From €683 7 days ex flights
Small group travel
Last course of the season! Any level, get 50€ off for our 29th October course!
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If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia

Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia

Experience what it really felt like to be a warrior under the Great Khan
From £3,150 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 8 Jun, 17 Sep
Small group cooking holiday in Thailand

Small group cooking holiday in Thailand

Discover Thailand through its food. No Single Supplement.
From £2,225 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 27 Oct
2019: 9 Feb
Learn to scuba dive in the Red Sea

Learn to scuba dive in the Red Sea

Learn to dive, safely, in the warm waters of the Red Sea.
From £555 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Courses are run throughout the year, courses start day after arrival.
Learn Spanish and watersports holiday, Dominican Republic

Learn Spanish and watersports holiday, Dominican Republic

Study Spanish & enjoy watersports in the warm Caribbean
From £415 to £755 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Vegan holiday in Greece, cooking and food

Vegan holiday in Greece, cooking and food

Being Vegan the Mediterranean Way - Greek village holiday
From £775 5 days ex flights
Small group travel
Learn how to kayak holiday in the Ardeche, France

Learn how to kayak holiday in the Ardeche, France

Kayaking holiday in the magnificent beauty of the Ardeche.
From £759 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Pilates wellness retreat in Greece

Pilates wellness retreat in Greece

Pilates and Wellness Holiday in Pelion, Greece
From £790 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 1 Jun, 22 Jun, 14 Sep
Learn Spanish & yoga in the Picos de Europa, Spain

Learn Spanish & yoga in the Picos de Europa, Spain

Spanish & Pilates + Yoga in stunning green Spain
From €630 5 days ex flights
Small group travel
Last course of the season! Any level, get 50€ off for our 29th October course!
Learn Spanish and go horseback riding in Granada, Spain

Learn Spanish and go horseback riding in Granada, Spain

Ride on horseback in across the Sierra Nevada & learn Spanish in Granada, Spain
From €520 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Bulgaria traditional crafts holiday

Bulgaria traditional crafts holiday

Visit Bulgaria, land of culture, crafts and traditions
From €770 to €990 8 days ex flights
Small group travel
Yoga holiday in Italy

Yoga holiday in Italy

Relaxing yoga breaks & holidays in Italy.
From £585 to £785 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures for stays between 12th Feb to 5th Nov
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.
Wildlife justice internship in Malawi

Wildlife justice internship in Malawi

Gain experience in wildlife law in beautiful Malawi
From £1,360 to £12,910 4 weeks ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Painting holiday in Cyprus

Painting holiday in Cyprus

Authentic Cyprus: painting in the Eastern Mediterranean
From €950 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 3 Nov, 17 Nov, 1 Dec
Learn Hindi holiday in India

Learn Hindi holiday in India

Learn Hindi in the Himalayas
From £1,900 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Gap year volunteering in Kenya

Gap year volunteering in Kenya

Unrivalled conservation experience in remote destinations
From £9,475 8 weeks ex flights
Small group travel: 2019: 3 Mar
Pilates wellness retreat in Greece
From
£790
excluding flights
This holiday is perfect for switching off - the idea of the wellness together with the Pilates is to relax your mind and body in a beautiful location. (more)Helen Wood
The most memorable was being taught Pilates and meditation by Ioannis Davros. (more)Frances Lawrence
I loved the whole thing. The Pilates, meditation and Chi Gung tuaght by Ionos made me feel like a new woman after the week in Pelion...the sumptuous home cooking and amiable comraderie around the square table hosted by Pip and Nick...the splendid accommodation with views across the water to mountains. There is no one stand out. It was as a delight all round. (more)Steph Tchan
Short break pasta and risotto making holiday, Tuscany
From
£700
excluding flights
Memorable parts? 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! It was fun that another mother and daughter duo made up the group and we got on like a house on fire! Tips? There is no hope of losing weight on this holiday - but the diet can wait! The visits and activities organised by Oli and Flo are very informative and provide real insight... (more)Philippa Schofield
Cooking and walking holiday, Spanish Pyrenees
From
€1,295
excluding flights
Be prepared to be bowled over by hospitality, ambience and experience. (more)Vivienne Blandford
Our hosts were great, catering to a group with different abilities and fitness levels, ensuring that we enjoyed all aspects of the holiday. (more)Kim Caldwell
Simon and Lucy incredibly thoughtful hosts in beautiful setting. Great food, eating out on patio, meeting local people and wonderful walking. Holiday couldn’t have been better! (more)Peggy Poole
Painting holiday in Moroccan desert
From
£875
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Visiting the desert, the wonderful Adobe accommodation nearby, the fantastic locations for sketching and the visit by camel riding off into the sunset in the sand dunes and staying overnight in a Nomad's Tent to watch sunrise. Tips? Please dress warmly if booking for March, as even though the sun shines, it can be quite cold. Take lots of photos - locations for sketching are very inspiring. Absorb the atmosphere. Local benefits? We stayed in local accommodation.... (more)Pauline Lawton
Cuba music holidays
From
£895
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Participating in the Cuba Music Holiday through the tour operator we used was the trip of a lifetime! Learning from, working with, and performing public shows with a top-rated band in a foreign country is a dream come true for us. We fell in love with Cuba, its people, and its music, and we look forward to returning someday. We'd also like to do another music holiday with this same company. Tips? Study Spanish before leaving home. Practice the music the operator... (more)Bob and Patty Tatum
Learn to scuba dive in the Red Sea
From
£555
excluding flights
This might be the best vacation I've had. I can't say enough good things about this place: The family, the friends of family, the dive instructor, my dive buddy (DB)...just a wonderful time. Looking forward to continuing my dive training/excursions there. (more)Jonathan Lockwood
One of the best holidays I've had. Went for a week for our youngest son to learn to dive and we're now planning to go back next year with the whole family. Can't wait! (more)Nigel Lamb
Excellent - if you want a friendly open hearted place to stay and learn to dive then I couldn't recommend it more highly. (more)katherine Church
Learn Spanish and walk the Camino de Santiago, Spain
From
€630
excluding flights
Great. We loved it and rated our time in Panes the best part of our month in Spain and Portugal. We even looked at the price of houses in the region! (more)Diane Norman
It's difficult to choose a favourite (part) as all aspects were brilliant. The course was just right with the right amount of challenge, and Ana organised the transfers, accommodation and treks efficiently. (more)Chandra Kantha
The scenery was so stunning but Jesus had selected an easy path so we could spend our time staring at the scenery as we walked. We then stopped for a beer at a very picturesque village. A great day! (more)Margaret Barretto
Learn Spanish & yoga in the Picos de Europa, Spain
From
€630
excluding flights
It's difficult to point to 1 thing. The school and teachers were lovely and adapted the group/classes to our level. Panes is such a tranquil place, great hiking opportunities and don't miss out on a SUP yoga session with Nata!! (more)Hanna Karlsson
Loved the yoga in a lovely old farmhouse with a great teacher. The Spanish school was excellent with the lessons at the right level for us. (more)Ann Potter
Learn Spanish & family activity holiday in Spain
From
€683
excluding flights
The right mix of study and amusement (more)Cosmo Sbiroli
Walking in the picos mountains was the most memorable. (more)Brian Tedders
The activities were brilliant and the guides helpful. The scenery was stunning - and I especially enjoyed canyoning and the Via Ferrata. (more)Jane Rowley
Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia
From
£3,150
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The whole trip was very memorable, horse riding, local, landscape, culture everything was amazing Tips? just be ready to let yourself go and enjoy being in a very different authentic existence for a while Local benefits? The locals were key to the whole trip and were very happy to be sharing their culture Overall rating? absolutely amazing experience (more)Dave Redfern
Photography holiday in Andalucia, Spain
From
£595
excluding flights
I came away with photographs and memories of people and locations in Andalucía which give me a sense of local people in their own locations rather than just being a tourist on holiday. (more)Tom Wilson
Great photography locations and excellent tuition. Great holiday, far exceeded my expectations. The photography tuition from Rob Bell was second to none. Well managed and good company. Can highly recommend. (more)Pat Kilner
Torrox is a lovely village which really gives you the sense of being in 'real' Spain. Being taken to various locations, offered photography tuition and advice in a relaxed atmosphere is a fantastic way to spend a week - a great balance of focussing on a hobby while also being looked after on holiday. (more)Chris Pitt
Small group cooking holiday in Thailand
From
£2,225
including UK flights
Exploring some of the food markets, the cooking school days with Mr Da and Ya. The jungle (seeing elephants), amazing Andaman Islands and Chiang Mai at Loy Krathong. (more)Anon
I loved the Central Plains homestay, after Bangkok it was amazingly beautiful and peaceful. All the cooking schools were so beautiful and peaceful, and the food was amazing! (more)Suzanne Smith
The most memorable part of the holiday was definitely the cooking ... and all the eating. Swimming in the Andaman sea was also a real highlight. (more)Shelley Kennedy
Bulgaria traditional crafts holiday
From
€770
excluding flights
Excellent!!! (more)Haruyo and Neil Abramson
The enormous warmth and helpfulness of the people we met surmounted the language barrier. (more)Rachel Ganz
Cuba salsa dance holiday
From
£1,525
excluding flights
It's a great holiday. Leave behind any preconceptions and you'd love it. The most memorable part was meeting the dance teachers. (more)Nuri Gene-Cos
The dancing was amazing, hilarious, fun and depending on how much you put into it - painful due to bad shoes! But totally worth it. The people there - I can't describe how warm and welcoming they are. The dancers, the guides.... everybody I met in fact. (more)Britt Voll
One of the best moments was probably snorkeling in the Bay of Pigs area near Play Giron, and then of course all the salsa dancing, both in classes and in the evenings! (more)Anniina Simula
Traditional crafts holiday in Scotland
From
£895
excluding flights
Rosie worked tirelessly to make it the perfect vacation, from preparing the fleece, collecting the plants used in the dying, the dying itself, and of course, carding and spinning the wool. She and Alex made delicious, healthy meals and made sure the experience went smoothly. (more)Celia Winkler
Going through the whole process of watching the sheep being sheared, working with the fleece, gathering plants to dye with, creating amazing colours and then using them to create my felted wall hanging. (more)Kathy Lovatt
The experience was incredible, better than we imagined. It was magical to work with all the natural materials in such a beautiful setting. Ten out of ten. (more)Robin Lentz
Yoga holiday in Italy
From
£585
excluding flights
Very relaxing break...Yoga outside on the terrace and use of the beautiful private pool (more)carlene rowson
I enjoyed all the week. We loved meeting all the people on our course and the parallel one. It was great having a breakfast waiting for us. (more)Sue Humble
Fantastic....Casperia is very beautiful and so are the people. I can't say one thing in particular was exciting. I just find Casperia enchanting. The staff were more like friends. They were very lovely happy to help people. X (more)Ellen Kay
Painting holiday in Andalucia
From
£950
excluding flights
The painting experience and teaching was the most memorable part of the holiday. (more)Luisa Brenta
I found it very enjoyable and relaxing; the organisers were efficient and friendly and created a welcoming environment. The mix of people on the course contributed to an interesting week as there were some serious painters and others who just wanted to dabble (more)Patricia Diango
Meeting a wonderful group of people and being tutored by a fantastic artist was the most memorable part of the holiday.... Also loved staying in local houses and becoming part of a traditional village for a week. (more)Lorraine Rutter
Scotland craft weekends, felt making & natural dyeing
From
£150
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The location was superb with amazing views overlooking the glen. We learned fascinating traditional skills, collecting lichens and bracken fronds from the woods and making up a wide range of natural dyes, using open wood fires. We dyed fleeces and fabric, mixing our colours, which were astonishingly vibrant and ready to take on to the next step for spinning or felting. Rosie and her family were very welcoming and gave us wonderful outdoor lunches. Tips? Bring sensible... (more)Annie Hibberd
Salsa holiday in Cali, Colombia
From
£975
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The team at the salsa school were so welcoming and friendly, loved it! Tips? Local benefits? Overall rating? Very well organised, incredibly welcoming and friendly team at the dance school, definitely recommend. (more)Samantha Bobba
Learn how to kayak holiday in the Ardeche, France
From
£759
excluding flights
So many great memories and moments it’s hard to choose but the staff were brilliant so it was probably all the laughs we shared along the way and abseiling into the cave. (more)Rob Haddow
10/10, A*, fantastic...the most exciting part was surviving the descent of the rapids at the Pont D'Arc without capsizing! (more)Adele Holt
Learn Spanish & walk Spain's National Parks
From
€550
excluding flights
If you want to improve your Spanish and soak yourself in Spanish culture, this is the ideal place to go. (more)Finola McGrath
The city of Granada with its historic sights and mixed culture, the beauty of the Sierra Nevada national parks, and the quality of the language school (escueala Montalban). (more)Maria Stanojlovic
Ski touring and splitboard course in Austria
From
€1,500
excluding flights
Memorable parts? A great group of snowboarders and skiers with the flexibility to go to different parts of the mountain every day in search of powder (which we found)! I also enjoyed the mix of touring and free riding adjusted to the preferences of the group. Plus the chance to try out cross country skiing on the last day was great! Ending with a soak in the hot tub as the sun sets is pretty special too. Tips? To enjoy this you'll need to be reasonably fit (as a skier at least),... (more)Rachel Kennedy
Painting holiday in Morocco
From
£1,095
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Seeing some really remote and beautiful regions of Morocco Tips? It is so well organised you can just relax and enjoy it. A hat is a good idea though. Local benefits? Yes. The tour used a local driver and we stayed in small guest houses run by local people. Overall rating? Excellent. Trip of a lifetime (more)Clare Greathead
Vegan holiday in Greece, cooking and food
From
£775
excluding flights
I have just got back and I had the most wonderful time on holiday - Fiona and her friends and family were great hosts, made me feel very welcome. They also took me around to see wonderful sites in and around Kalamata..... (more)Katy Poynter
Being part of and immersed in the Greek lifestyle through being with Fiona, her team and their families. The course was taught in a relaxed fashion, was fun and we came away with a new approach to cooking. (more)Jean Doorley
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