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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 €400 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 21 May, 28 May, 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, 22 Oct, 29 Oct
Cuba music holidays

Cuba music holidays

Music holiday of a lifetime in Santiago de Cuba
From £895 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 19 Mar
Photography holiday in Andalucia, Spain

Photography holiday in Andalucia, Spain

Photography holidays in beautiful Andaluca.
From £575 to £795 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 29 Mar, 1 Jun, 12 Jun, 22 Jun, 7 Sep, 9 Oct
Painting holiday in Andalucia

Painting holiday in Andalucia

Explore your painting creativity in delightful Andalucia.
From £950 to £1,150 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 1 Jun, 12 Jun, 22 Jun, 7 Sep, 9 Oct
Painting holiday in warm and sunny Andalucia. 1-8 June 2018. 50Gbp off! Solo travelers welcome. No single supplement! A fun and friendly holiday learning new techniques with a great art tutor and like minded people. Wonderful locations each day.
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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: 2018: 21 Apr, 2 Jun, 4 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 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: 2018: 20 May, 4 Aug
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: 2018: 12 Mar, 3 Jul, 17 Jul, 15 Oct, 19 Dec
Learn Spanish & tango in Granada, Spain

Learn Spanish & tango in Granada, Spain

Learn Tango & Spanish in beautiful Granada, Spain
From €330 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)
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: 2018: 11 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: 2018: 2 Sep, 28 Oct
Learn Spanish & family activity holiday in Spain

Learn Spanish & family activity holiday in Spain

Learn Spanish + Outdoor Activities canoe/cave/via ferrata...
From €450 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 21 May, 28 May, 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
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 £3,550 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 10 Jun, 9 Sep
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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
Save £50 per adult on private tours in March, May, September, October and November 2018.
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 £490 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
Austria cross country skiing holiday

Austria cross country skiing holiday

Learn to Skate ski and enjoy classic cross country skiiing
From £1,199 to £1,299 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2019: 12 Jan, 26 Jan, 16 Feb
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
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 €400 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 21 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 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, 22 Oct
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 €360 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: 2018: 19 May, 9 Jun, 16 Jun, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 23 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct
Cooking holiday in Thailand

Cooking holiday in Thailand

Learn to cook Thai food & insider experiences with locals
From £1,150 to £2,050 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 per adult on private tours in March, May, September, October and November 2018.
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
Slovenia painting tour

Slovenia painting tour

Art workshops & plein-air painting in Slovenia's countryside
From €2,100 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 23 Jun
Bush skills course in Botswana

Bush skills course in Botswana

Activity holiday learning bush skills in the Okavango Delta
From US $1,925 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 30 Mar, 4 May, 8 Jun, 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep
Art course in Romania

Art course in Romania

Improve your art in the beautiful setting of Transylvania
From £1,595 8 days ex flights
Tailor made
Vegan holiday in Greece, cooking and food

Vegan holiday in Greece, cooking and food

Peloponnese holiday- being Vegan the Mediterranean Way
From £485 to £589 5 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 21 Apr, 1 May
Armenia bird watching tour

Armenia bird watching tour

Observe rare birds on this Armenia small-group holiday
From £1,215 10 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 May, 26 May
Mindfulness tailored retreats in Scotland

Mindfulness tailored retreats in Scotland

Mindfulness tailored retreats are designed by you: for you
From £815 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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
Cooking and walking holiday, Spanish Pyrenees
From
€1,295
excluding flights
Meeting a great bunch of like minded people on our trip including our hosts. The mix of activities we did worked really well, not just the cooking and walking but also everything else we managed to do including wine tasting, visiting the olive oil co-operative, evening visits to local historical town, and more. (more)Mike Smith
The most memorable moment was the beauty of the landscape, the freshness of the air, delicious food and invigorating walks. I could go on..... It was wonderful. I feel very much refreshed after it and it is heartening to know such places exist. (more)Una Carter
The hikes were enjoyable with beautiful scenery all along. Very well planned and organized holiday and a feeling of living with a family, truly a memorable holiday. (more)Asma Abu-Taleb
Learn Spanish & family activity holiday in Spain
From
€450
excluding flights
The activities were brilliant and the guides helpful. The scenery was stunning - and I especially enjoyed canyoning and the Via Ferrata. (more)Jane Rowley
Stunningly beautiful hikes in green valleys, steep mountains and alongside green river banks. Varied scenery and a guide who knew the history, economy and heritage of the area. Superb! I highly recommend this holiday. (more)Veena Siddharth
The adventure activities - especially the canyoning in Picos de Europe were the most memorable part of the holiday (more)Kate Wykes
Learn Spanish and walk the Camino de Santiago, Spain
From
€400
excluding flights
Spanish Lessons and some wonderful walks in the Picos de Europa was very memorable. (more)Ann Almeida
Learning and practising speaking spanish in the village was the highlight. (more)Anne Kavanagh
The walk and talk team, the other students as well as the beauty of the area and the good. Our accommodation was great. (more)Jayne Quinn
Learn to scuba dive in the Red Sea
From
£490
excluding flights
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
Do not hesitate to book this holiday! The people are fantastic, the place is beautiful and the more relaxed nature of the area due to its more remote location made for a far more relaxing holiday than you would have at other resorts in the region The whole operation was centred around local people and the local economy. We were actively encouraged to reduce our environmental impact and respect the environment which we were lucky enough to see (more)Gareth Jones
Everything was fantastic but the most memorable part was the diving. We went diving every day and saw lots of coral and fish. Staying with this operator was also very relaxing. They looked after us wonderfully, everything we wanted was provided and nothing was too much trouble. (more)Diederik Kohnhorst
Genghis Khan warrior training in Mongolia
From
£3,550
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
£575
excluding flights
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
I would definitely recommend it ! (more)M.C
Seeing real Spain and the wonderful hill top villages with great people was the highlight. (more)Gary Franklin
Learn Spanish & yoga in the Picos de Europa, Spain
From
€400
excluding flights
Memorable parts? 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. Tips? The school was in Panes where virtually nobody spoke English so we had to speak Spsnish virtually the whole time. Local benefits? Yes through using local hotels /bars and restaurants. Overall rating? Excellent teaching and yoga which was really enjoyable (more)Ann Potter
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)Jacquie Radford
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
Cuba salsa dance holiday
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£1,525
excluding flights
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
Clearly the dancing lessons were the most memorable. (more)Susan Nagen
Everyday was wonderful! But highlights include the dance lessons and nights out, the visit to the local Basillica and just soaking up the daily life in Santiago...100% amazing. (more)Amanda Harvey
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
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
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
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
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
Learn how to kayak holiday in the Ardeche, France
From
£759
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Surviving the descent of the rapids at the Pont D'Arc without capsizing! Tips? Leave yourself in Phil's capable hands - go 1/2 board because the hotel's fantastic and take his kit list as your Bible. Local benefits? Tourist industry is important locally and local hotel benefitted. Overall rating? 10/10, A*, fantastic (more)Adele Holt
Classical and Jazz Guitar course in Italy
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£1,395
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The quality of the guitar tuition was outstanding, not just the playing but the lessons are structured around your level and taught extremely well. Food location and organisation was superb! (thank you Helen). Tips? Practice a piece of music before you come if you wish to perform at the concert at the end. allows you to focus on the music and new stuff....and performing in a palace was awseome (even for a beginner). Local benefits? Yes used local operators.... (more)Steve How
Learn Spanish & walk Spain's National Parks
From
€390
excluding flights
Memorable parts? 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). Tips? Sommers in Granada can be too hot for hiking, if you book the language and hike option aim for spring or autumn which is just perfect! Do attend the cultural program offered by the school, it is a great opportunity to practice Spanish. Local benefits? Yes, very much so. Overall... (more)Maria Stanojlovic
Pilates wellness retreat in Greece
From
£790
excluding flights
The Pilates, meditation and Qi Gong sessions were held in a stunning setting on the terrace by the water - morning and evening, the lapping Pelion sea worked its spell. Ioannis the instructor/therapist/healer is a special individual, and his instruction is imbued with gentle humour. (more)Janine Hollins
There is something very special about the tour operator we went with. It's a complete getaway. You can't help but feel calm and slow down. I was there for 2 weeks - the pilates/wellness week with the marvellous Ioannis and then the yoga week with the angel like Molly. (more)Alison Fraser
Buddhism cultural holiday in Bhutan
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US $2,000
excluding flights
...I couldn't have asked for a more awesome two weeks. Every days was terrific, serene, and beautiful! Couldn't have hoped for anything better! (more)Glenda Izumi
The hikes outside Punakha! (more)Myka Reinsch Sinclair
Learn Spanish in Granada, Spain
From
€170
excluding flights
Absolutely fantastic! I was thrilled to be learning again, met some great people, the teachers were so enthusiastic and made it a complete joy. (more)Viv Middlebrook
I discovered with great pleasure Granada's vibrant life, its historic and cultural treasures and excellent food. (more)Cella Eftimescu
A wonderful experience! I highly recommend it and I will be going back for more! (more)Angela Lazaraki
Learn Spanish in Granada, Andalucia
From
€230
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The school is very well run. The staff and teachers are extremely professional and experienced. The two teachers I had were excellent, which I think make all the difference, and contributed to a wonderful experience. The school also organised a trip to see a stage performance of "Poet in New York" which was amazing. It was set in the Alhambra gardens which are beautiful and had a great atmosphere! Tips? Try and maximise your time in the school. The teachers recommend... (more)Craig Gibbons
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