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Costa Rica wildlife holiday

Costa Rica wildlife holiday

An amazing variety of Costa Rican wildlife
From £2,799 to £3,649 16 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 Aug, 8 Aug, 11 Aug, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 1 Nov, 3 Nov, 5 Nov, 7 Nov, 12 Nov, 14 Nov, 17 Nov, 19 Dec, 22 Dec
2019: 3 Jan, 5 Jan, 8 Jan, 10 Jan, 12 Jan, 15 Jan, 19 Jan, 22 Jan, 24 Jan, 26 Jan, 29 Jan, 31 Jan, 2 Feb, 7 Feb, 9 Feb, 12 Feb, 14 Feb, 16 Feb, 19 Feb, 21 Feb, 23 Feb, 26 Feb, 2 Mar, 5 Mar, 7 Mar, 9 Mar, 12 Mar, 14 Mar, 16 Mar, 19 Mar, 21 Mar, 23 Mar, 26 Mar, 28 Mar, 30 Mar, 3 Apr, 6 Apr, 10 Apr, 13 Apr, 17 Apr ...
Late availability on these dates: 04 Aug, 08 Aug, 11 Aug, 20 Oct
Japan golden route holiday

Japan golden route holiday

9 night classic Japan trip: Tokyo, Fuji, Kyoto
From £1,690 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Southern Croatia cruise in comfort

Southern Croatia cruise in comfort

Cruise Croatia's beautiful islands on a small cruise ship
From £559 to £805 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct
2019: 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 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, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct
Shanghai to Hong Kong tour, discover China

Shanghai to Hong Kong tour, discover China

Cities, wildlife, ancient history and rolling rice paddies.
From £2,195 17 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way.
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Orkney & Shetland self drive holiday, Scotland

Orkney & Shetland self drive holiday, Scotland

Self-drive island-hopping through the Northern Isles
From £845 to £875 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Scotland by railway holiday

Scotland by railway holiday

Experience authentic Scotland independently and car-free
From £990 to £1,060 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made from April to the end of October.
Small group holiday to Burma

Small group holiday to Burma

Highlights of Burma; Yangon, Mandalay, Bagan and Lake Inle
From £3,200 to £3,400 15 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Jul, 25 Aug, 23 Sep, 14 Oct, 3 Nov, 24 Nov, 22 Dec
Archaeology holiday in Greece

Archaeology holiday in Greece

A small-group archaeology tour of Greece
From €1,150 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct
Sintra Natural Park accommodation in Portugal

Sintra Natural Park accommodation in Portugal

Eco-friendly B&B, in Sintra Natural Park near lovely beaches
From €80 to €110 per room per night
Accommodation
Small group adventure holiday to Patagonia

Small group adventure holiday to Patagonia

Explore the spectacular wilderness and mountains of Patagonia
From £3,631 to £3,657 21 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 4 Nov, 25 Nov, 16 Dec
South Africa safari holiday, 14 days

South Africa safari holiday, 14 days

Award winning safari in South Africa
From £3,250 to £3,660 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 18 Jul, 26 Jul, 19 Aug, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov, 25 Nov, 2 Dec, 9 Dec
2019: 12 May
Amalfi Coast walking holiday, Italy

Amalfi Coast walking holiday, Italy

Walk in lemon groves and hillside villages
From £1,079 to £1,429 8 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 28 Jul, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2019: 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 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, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct ...
Late availability on these dates: 28 Jul, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 01 Sep, 08 Sep, 29 Sep, 06 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct
Sri Lanka holidays, tailor made

Sri Lanka holidays, tailor made

Independent tailor made holidays to Sri Lanka
From £1,975 15 days inc UK flights
Tailor made: Our tailor made Sri Lanka holidays can be arranged at any time to suit you, and adapted to your requirements as necessary although we do not offer trips for under 10 days.
Transylvania holiday accommodation

Transylvania holiday accommodation

Stay at a Count's guesthouse
From €49 to €118 per person per night
Accommodation
Responsible Travel Helpdesk

Helpdesk

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Borneo tour, Great Apes and Beach escapes

Borneo tour, Great Apes and Beach escapes

Explore bustling cities, lush jungles and paradise beaches.
From £1,498 9 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way
Still looking for a 2018 adventure? This trip can be tailor made to suit what you'd like to experience, travel dates and budget. Book now with only a £150 per person deposit
Costa Rica highlights holiday & beach

Costa Rica highlights holiday & beach

Short highlight itinerary covering city, forests and beach.
From £1,298 13 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way.
Still looking for a 2018 adventure? This trip can be tailor made to suit what you'd like to experience, travel dates and budget. Book now with only a £150 per person deposit
Cycling holiday in Portugal, self guided

Cycling holiday in Portugal, self guided

A leisurely cycling holiday in the Algarve
From €539 to €669 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be arranged at any time to suit your requirements although we do not recommend trips in August due to high temperatures
Myanmar holiday, A taste of Myanmar

Myanmar holiday, A taste of Myanmar

Explore Myanmar's spiritual highlights in under two weeks
From £1,535 12 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way
Still looking for a 2018 adventure? This trip can be tailor made to suit what you'd like to experience, travel dates and budget. Book now with only a £150 per person deposit
Classic Cuba holiday, 11 days

Classic Cuba holiday, 11 days

Get into the Cuban swing over just ten days.
From £1,368 11 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way.
Still looking for a 2018 adventure? This trip can be tailor made to suit what you'd like to experience, travel dates and budget. Book now with only a £150 per person deposit
Bali holidays, rice terraces & beaches

Bali holidays, rice terraces & beaches

Discover Bali’s emerald rice paddies & tiny castaway islands
From £1,125 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: Everything is tweak-able, giving you the freedom to build a unique and personal trip for your chosen date. Upgrade your accommodation for all - or just part - of your trip, slow down the pace with few extra nights here and there or add a few more active adventures along the way
Still looking for a 2018 adventure? This trip can be tailor made to suit what you'd like to experience, travel dates and budget. Book now with only a £150 per person deposit
Umbria cooking holiday, Italy

Umbria cooking holiday, Italy

Learn traditional italian cooking in a beautiful farmhouse
From €1,340 to €1,590 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 25 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 16 Aug, 24 Aug, 2 Sep, 10 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 19 Oct
Join our unique cooking holiday starting 1, 8 or 15 July. come to Umbria to cook and live like a local. learn from a great chef and taste the most delicious food you have ever tried. Free transfer from Perugia airport upon arrival
Croatian coast walking tours, self guided

Croatian coast walking tours, self guided

Self guided walking tour on the sunny Croatian coast
From €520 to €670 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at any time from 1st April to 1st November
Self guided walking holiday in France

Self guided walking holiday in France

Idyllic walking in France with great food, wine and ambiance
From £962 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 22 Jul, 29 Jul, 26 Aug, 2 Sep, 23 Sep
Late availability – £212-off the last remaining holidays starting this month – 22 and 29 July. There are still holiday vacancies August and September 2018. No single supplement for first solo guest in any one week.
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
Southern Peru small group tour

Southern Peru small group tour

Journey through south Peru, the heartland of the Inca Empire
From £3,198 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 13 Aug, 24 Sep, 12 Nov, 10 Dec
Catalonia self guided walking holidays

Catalonia self guided walking holidays

Self-guided walking holidays in Catalonia
From €715 to €799 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: Available all year round on any day to suit and can be tailor-made and adapted to your requirements
Kerala luxury holiday

Kerala luxury holiday

Kerala at a relaxed pace
From £2,382 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made to suit your dates, budget and requirements
Gorilla Safari & the Masai Mara

Gorilla Safari & the Masai Mara

Superb safari and trip to see gorillas
From £3,449 to £5,449 18 days inc UK flights
Small group travel: 2018: 20 Oct, 10 Dec, 26 Dec
2019: 26 Jan, 11 Feb, 29 Jun, 15 Jul, 10 Aug, 26 Aug, 14 Sep, 30 Sep, 19 Oct, 4 Nov, 11 Dec, 28 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 20 Oct
Cuba tours

Cuba tours

Tailormade holidays in the pearl of the Carribean
From €995 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: Our Cuba tours can be tailor-made and departures can be arranged all year. The sample itinerary below can be modified to your personal wishes including departure date, duration, accommodation used & how long you spend in each destination
Andalucia self catering accommodation, Almeria, Spain

Andalucia self catering accommodation, Almeria, Spain

Farmhouse accommodation on 2 acre finca with swimming pool
From £350 per week (sleeps 2)
Accommodation
Last few summer slots available: July 7 to 18; July 22 to August 5
Malaysia holiday, 14 days
From
£1,085
excluding flights
Taman Negara and the walk along the tree tops was the most exciting part of the trip. (more)Mehdi Ghavani
The visit to the tea plantation and factory was special as was the guided walk in the 'mossy' cloud forest. The canopy walk In Taman Negara was also a challenge. (more)Helen Hore
Scotland by railway holiday
From
£990
excluding flights
Very special (more)Holly Manning
Half day tour of Skye with Gordon McIntyre from Kyles Taxis was most memorable (more)Jan Pollard
One of my the best holiday experiences we have had. As independent travelers we enjoyed having organised transport and accommodation but still moving independently. (more)John Moug
Spanish course & walking holiday, Picos de Europa, Spain
From
€630
excluding flights
It is a great combination which worked really well. (more)Peter Roberts
Excellent. Well organised and varied. (more)penni tearle
Excellent...The friendliness of teachers and superb area of Spain (more)Judy Davies
Orkney & Shetland self drive holiday, Scotland
From
£845
excluding flights
Day trip to Papa Westray was the best highlight. (more)Christine Derrick
It was fantastic to see the contrast in both Isles and to see the nature, unspoilt beauty. The wealth of wildlife and to see them in a nature environment. The wealth of history and to see how the areas have evolved throughout the years. (more)Moira Parker
Sintra Natural Park accommodation in Portugal
From
€80
per room per night
Taking advantage of our hosts extensive knowledge of the surrounding area, we walked his recommended routes to experience breath-taking views, stunning beaches, exquisite palaces, and great tasting local food (more)Lynn Cragg
The warm welcome from our hosts, Aasta and James, and the thoughtfulness in everything they provided. This included the delicious breakfasts from Aasta in their cosy sunroom, the detailed advice on a variety of stunning walks and even being driven to and from the local restaurants by James. (more)Kerry McCouat
The best memory was the view of the surrounding area from our room. The 360 degree view was just stunning that even the stormy weather failed to spoil. It was an excellent holiday as our hosts made sure that all of our needs were meet. James gave us great instructions for the walks that we went on. (more)Margaret Farmer
Archaeology holiday in Greece
From
€1,150
excluding flights
A very memorable holiday that will remain in the memory for many years, would definitely do something like this again. (more)Mike Dance
Visiting the ancient site of Delphi was the highlight. This was an excellent holiday - helpful staff, great hotels and good logistics. (more)Ida Swearingen
Cycling along the quiet roads to Tegea was a high point was the most memorable. (more)Carol Sargent
Algarve holiday accommodation
From
€55
per accommodation per night
The most memorable moments were the hosts holding a pizza party on Thursday evening, and the beautiful swimming pool. As a three generation family this holiday, couple in their 60s plus our daughter and her 5 year old granddaughter, it was perfect. (more)Jacqueline Precey
Lovely location, central to the best parts of the Algarve but right out in a peaceful hide away. Excellent - happy to recommend. (more)Simon Adams
Spending time relaxing in and around the stunningly beautiful accommodation. There really was very little need to leave. We had the most amazing time in a simply beautiful location with stunning accommodation. Our hosts were incredibly friendly and helpful without being intrusive. I would recommend this holiday wholeheartedly and can't wait to return. (more)Donna Linden
Sri Lanka holidays, tailor made
From
£1,975
including UK flights
The most memorable was seeing wild elephants in a family group. The scenery and people. Visiting a hand weaving cooperative outside Galle- which took a little finding! (more)Steven Morgan
We stayed at a wonderful place called 'Banyan Lodge' in Sri Lanka. It was a eco-lodge and a very unique experience in a peaceful environment with nature all around... (more)Clare Lucas
Sigiriya in was visually stunning, and it was fabulous to stay at a hotel with a great view of the rock in at the end of our holiday; the elephant safari in Uda Walawe was for the most part a peaceful and enjoyable afternoon; the Barefoot cafe in Colombo was a lovely place to look around and have lunch. (more)Sally Roth
Sailing in Croatia
From
€580
excluding flights
I really enjoyed the time we spent learning about different cultures and trying new food with our hosts. (more)Kirsten Schmidt
Beautifully scenic, relaxing and luxurious bumbling around the islands. Fantastic, already highly recommended to friends. (more)Alexander White
Just sailing the Adriatic in a catamaran with the best guide and skipper...also the funniest group and scrumptious breakfasts (more)Judith Cahoon
South Africa safari holiday, 14 days
From
£3,250
excluding flights
The incredible wildlife viewing opportunities was the highlight. The passion for conservation shown by the guides and the safari camp employees. (more)Laura Johnston
Sitting in an open safari vehicle, surrounded by around 20 elephants, one of which was so close it would have been possible to touch its trunk. Also, having 14 days in which to learn more about the wildlife and ecology of the Kruger area. Opportunity to see the 'Big 5' plus many of the 'Small 5' and the 'Ugly 5'. (more)Dave Sewell
Our first leopard sighting was the most memorable. (more)Peter and Brenda Phillipa
Southern Croatia cruise in comfort
From
£559
excluding flights
This was a great vacation. The Dalmatian coast is incredibly scenic, the Croatians were welcoming and friendly, the food was delicious. (more)Steve McCarthy
Visiting the cave at Vela Luka with evidence of 20.000 years of human presence; the castellated lookout at Omis; and the lakes at Mljet National Park were very special. (more)Linda Jagger
Very good, very relaxing and beautiful stops. (more)Paul Harrington
Split to Dubrovnik Luxury cruise, Croatia
From
£1,075
excluding flights
The scenery cruising around the islands was the highlight. Came up to all my expectations. The boat was comfortable and the crew very helpful. (more)John and Kate Fitzpatrick
Great (more)Sharon Levi
There were many memorable moments. Swimming in the Mediterranean for the first time. Eating traditional Croatian food in restaurants overlooking the sea. Visiting buildings older than my country. It was all a rich tapestry of idyllic vacation. (more)Justin Evert
Jordan holiday, a week in Jordan
From
£1,449
including UK flights
But there were so many other memorable moments such as the meals out in the desert, floating in the Dead Sea, visiting Mount Nebo. Petra itself is vast and two days is just enough time to get a sense of the place and see the main sights. (more)Gerry Griffiths
The most memorable moments were a night in Wadi Rum hosted by Bedouins, including a camel ride in the desert to see the sunset, an early morning sunrise experience and lovely local food. Equally wonderful was the trek on the back trails to the high sacred place. (more)David Downing
The two days in Petra were wonderful. Petra had so many surprises for us. I had only ever seen photos of the Treasury, so was not prepared for the Roman town, the Monastery and the High Place of Sacrifice etc. The night in the desert was brilliant - really exciting. (more)Lesley Wallace
Amalfi Coast walking holiday, Italy
From
£1,079
including UK flights
Amazing. 5 on 5 (more)Deepa Kadam
The highlight was the walk of the gods. Excellent. Our guide Enrico was wonderful. (more)Lorna Hadfield
The Ravello trip was the most memorable. (more)Bronwyn Cross
Costa Rica wildlife holiday
From
£2,799
including UK flights
The great diversity of this country, the climate and geographical changes, together with the plants, birds and mammals. (more)Alan Nunn
The highlight was Tortuguero National Park. An excellent trip; travelling for circa 3 to 4 hours every other day was acceptable and allowed approximately a day and a half at each new location. Guide was well informed, articulate and considerate. (more)Chris Schaefer
Opportunity to see a wide range of wildlife in a good range of varied habitats. Facilitated by an excellent guide. (more)Andrew Newbold
Transylvania holiday accommodation
From
€49
per person per night
There were many highlights - the meals together with the guests, the morning tours and the set up of the room. (more)Nehal Vora
the locale was wonderful - very peaceful and a beautiful peek into a different way of life. (more)Ilana Trachtenberg
The peace and tranquillity of this beautiful valley was stunning. All the staff and guides - particularly Gabo - were friendly and knowledgeable, and did their utmost to make us feel comfortable and at home. Just fantastic, we would like to return to appreciate this special place at another time of year, probably spring or autumn. (more)Clio Whittaker
Small group holiday to Burma
From
£3,200
including UK flights
The most memorable was the large number of pagodas in Bagan, the difference between Myanmar pagodas and this in Thailand, Laos. The shear beauty of Inle lake. The variety of food in the different regions. The friendliness of the people. (more)Kevin Hewison
The 2 days of trekking to remote villages in the Kengtung area (Kengtung extension) was the most memorable. (more)Jane Laboa
Bagan and Lake Inle was the most memorable. (more)Roger Creswell
Holiday in Georgia, tailor made
From
£1,795
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Time in Svaneti and trip to Ushguli Tips? Be ready for long drives over rough roads 3. Did you feel that your holiday benefited local people, reduced environmental Impacts or supported conservation? hopefully benefitted local people without harming the environment Overall rating? it gave us an in depth insight into history, religion and cultures (more)Giles Harvey
Small group adventure holiday to Patagonia
From
£3,631
excluding flights
The walks in the national parks near Fitzroy and Torres Del Paine was the highlight. Great trip to see a few highlights of 2 very large countries. (more)Bob Handley
Most memorable was Torres del Paine national park and climbing to the base of the granite peaks - something I'd dreamed about doing for years. Battling the Patagonian winds to stand on the beach photographing icebergs. Clinging on for life as we raced down the rapids white water rafting in the Lake District. (more)Ruth Edwards
The leader of the group was very well organised and had the patience of a saint. He got to know each of us and worked hard to ensure we had the holiday we expected (more)Elizabeth Caldwell
Shanghai to Hong Kong tour, discover China
From
£2,195
excluding flights
Memorable parts? We had many memorable experiences on our trip to China. Every day produced a new experience, each different and often additional things that we had not anticipated. Clearly The Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors, Panda's, Forbidden Palace were all amazing, but for me the peace and quiet of drifting down the river on a bamboo raft at Guilon was just perfect after the frantic travelling around China. Tips? Make sure that you have a suitcase with wheels,there is a lot... (more)Nigel Davies
Argentina holiday, Buenos Aires to Iguazu Falls
From
£1,565
excluding flights
Memorable parts? The scenery, itinerary, and friendliness of the people. Tips? Prior research is always good whenever you travel, but the team at Responsible Travel did an excellent job of arranging for us to choose from good selection of interesting options, despite the extremely short notice which we managed to give them! Local benefits? Yes - and the locals we met along the way were all extremely friendly, helpful & proud of their culture. Overall rating? Excellent! (more)Gary Wright
Costa Rica highlights holiday & beach
From
£1,298
excluding flights
Fantastic! A most memorable and enjoyable adventure. The planning and logistics were wonderful. All transports and accommodations were exceptional. The activities pre-booked and available at each destination were diverse and fun. Highly recommend to all. (more)Rob Roberto
It was awesome - thank you for the great planning RT, we covered six areas in 12 days and your planning made that seamless. (more)Daisy Ilchovska
Tortuguero National Park early morning canoe trip was the most memorable. (more)Angie Reay
Vietnam holiday, South to North
From
£1,355
excluding flights
Memorable parts? There were many, I would pick Ninh Binh as a fantastic example of Vietnamese landscape. My kids would probably pick the Vespa adventures tour in Ho Chi Min City and my wife the Surnise Hotel in Hoi An. Tips? I would suggest to have an idea of the itinerary and the type of trip and then contact a tour operator with a strong knowledge of the country. Tips are invaluable if travelling for the first time there. I also found extremely useful having a local guide and... (more)Ezio La Rosa
Montenegro fly drive holiday
From
£925
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Loved that every day was different, a great contrast of locations & hotels, mountain & lakes, bridges & canyons, beaches & restaurants Tips? Our best decision was to swap Budva for Ulcinj Local benefits? Definitely as at hotels and restaurants local food and wines were always a great option. Conservation of National Parks well supported with reasonable entry fees. Overall rating? All we hoped for and more (more)Elaine Margott
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