With privileged, special access we visit three of Yorkshire’s most glorious private houses.
HOVINGHAM HALL, NEWBY HALL and CLIFTON CASTLE.
Each remarkable house has an intriguing history . . . [READ MORE]
Architecture, Paintings, Furniture, Tapestries, Plasterwork, Grottoes & Gardens, the variety, quality of craftsmanship and elegance of these superb houses is remarkable. In the course of this 4 day break, we visit the . . . [READ MORE]
February Escape: explore deep into the Burmese countryside, close to the CHINESE BORDER and boat through the string of backwaters south of Lake Inle, home to fascinating colourful tribes.
Unhurried, Vibrant & Utterly Charming,
An exploration of luxuriant gardens, magnificent mansions, followed by weaving along with ever-changing views on board the luxurious Belmond Grand Hibernian Train. We visit the Palladian splendour of . . . [READ MORE]
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TIGERS and TEMPLES, FISH EAGLES and FLAMINGOS, we voyage across the Bay of Bengal to the remote ANDAMAN ISLES and on to INDIA’s west coast. Exploring by ship and zodiac . . . [READ MORE]
Escaping European winter we stroll the colonial streets of romantic RANGOON, now a fascinating mix of old and new.
Lunch in the buzzy RANGOON TEA HOUSE, whilst staying at the glorious . . . [READ MORE]
Colour, warmth, TAPAS and TIPPLES, exotic birds and rare orchids. We will cram our weekend in Southern Spain with the best of Andalucia whilst based in a stylish ex-olive Hacienda.
SPOONBILLS, . . . [READ MORE]
In 2017 this tour was a huge success – see the comments. Using the same comfortable ice-class, purpose-built ship, we cruise remote fjords and corners of the strikingly beautiful SVALBARD ARCHIPELAGO . . . [READ MORE]
PORTUGAL – “a treasure trove of indigenous grape varieties.”
The Douro Valley & Lodges of Oporto: a delightful wine tour with BEN HOWKINS & Amelia Dalton.
We will taste wines created by the historic . . . [READ MORE]
From the comfort of our private motor yacht, chartered exclusively for us, we cruise the tributaries of the mighty Amazon, heading up into the tributaries of the Rio Negro before . . . [READ MORE]
Colonial Yangon occupied our first morning before visiting the magnificent Shwedagon Pagoda during a golden sunset followed by a Burmese dinner with French wine, in the company of alumni from . . . [READ MORE]
A specialist wine tour with James Price & Amelia Dalton
“Are there wines to rival the greatest First Growths of Bordeaux and the Grand Crus of Burgundy?” Robert Parker’s answer is a resounding “YES! They are found among the finest wines of the Rhône Valley.”
From the sophistication of Singapore to the simplicity of Sumatra, this will be a short tour of contrasts, principally offered to those taking the ORION voyage through INDONESIA.
From VIETNAM to CAMBODIA by way of LAOS; temples, rivers and lakes. A cultural and wildlife extravaganza
“The island gardens which dot the Italian lakes are among the most beautiful and beguiling in the world. But it takes a gardener to explain their fascination” Monty Don.
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An exotic wildlife voyage to Borneo, Bali & Beyond