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Sophisticated Champagne and Beautiful Ardenne: 10 Wonderful Experiences for 2017

Sophisticated Champagne and Beautiful Ardenne: 10 Wonderful Experiences for 2017

Whether you're planning an easy break by train just an hour or so from Paris, or a stop-off on the drive south (it's just 2.5 hours drive from northern ports), there are so many different things to explore and enjoy in this part of France

Hot happenings in Denmark 2017

Hot happenings in Denmark 2017

In 2017, you will no longer have any reason to post-pone your visit to Denmark. 2017 brings Denmark to a year full of exciting news within culture, architecture, gastronomy and history.

Find inner peace at the stunning temples of Kyoto in 2017

Find inner peace at the stunning temples of Kyoto in 2017

True Japanese culture can be no better expressed than through the sacred temples of Kyoto city. Home to over 1600 Buddhist temples, of which 15 were awarded UNESCO status in 1994, Kyoto is one of the finest destinations in the world to immerse oneself in ancient religious ritual, blissful tranquillity and beauty.

San Francisco celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love in 2017

San Francisco celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love in 2017

In 1967 nearly 100,000 young people converged on the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, turning San Francisco, CA into the epicenter of a cultural phenomenon known as the Summer of Love.

October half term fun in Shakespeare’s England!

October half term fun in Shakespeare’s England!

Shakespeare’s England is offering a host of fun inspired things to see and do during October half term from 22 – 30 October including plenty of spooky family events!

Seven San Francisco museums where the food is as good as the art

Seven San Francisco museums where the food is as good as the art

An art museum is as much about the experience as it is about the individual exhibits themselves. The sights and sounds - the overall ambiance - can help create a memorable visit to a place of inspiration and creativity.

Enjoy a spectacular summer in Shakespeare’s England!

Enjoy a spectacular summer in Shakespeare’s England!

Enjoy a spectacular summer in Shakespeare’s England with a host of special activities and events for all the family.

Language courses and cultural tourism in Sardinia

Language courses and cultural tourism in Sardinia

If you are looking for a great destination where to learn Italian with an experiential language course, Sardinia is a great option.

Exploring the Northern Saints

Exploring the Northern Saints

Celtic pilgrimage specialists Living the Gospel has availability on its new ‘Exploring the Northern Saints’ tour to Durham in the north east of England, departing on 11 July and 8 August 2016.

Living the Gospel announces four new tours for 2016

Living the Gospel announces four new tours for 2016

Celtic pilgrimage specialists Living the Gospel has announced four new tours for 2016; three to the Western Highlands island of Iona and one to Durham in the north east of England to discover The Northern Saints.

Viva La Revolucíon: a Musical New Year in Cuba!

Viva La Revolucíon: a Musical New Year in Cuba!

Songlines Music Travel has places on its 16-day small group Viva La Revolución trip to Cuba departing 30 December, which will celebrate all aspects of the vibrant music scene of the Caribbean island, and will be accompanied by Phil Sweeney, author of The Rough Guide to Cuban Music.

Why the Cultural Heart of Germany ticks all your Christmas market boxes

Why the Cultural Heart of Germany ticks all your Christmas market boxes

From Germany's oldest Christmas market to hidden gems in small towns, take your pick and pencil in a Christmas market break in the Cultural Heart of Germany: In Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia you'll be taken to places where Christmas truly is at home.

10 good reasons to visit central Vietnam this autumn

10 good reasons to visit central Vietnam this autumn

Following the recent relaxation of visa regulations for Britons travelling to Vietnam, there has never been a better time to plan a trip to this enchanting corner of south east Asia with its mesmerising scenery, rich history and culture, tantalising food, and pristine beaches.

Rickshaw Travel highlights top 5 homestay options to make travellers feel like locals

Rickshaw Travel highlights top 5 homestay options to make travellers feel like locals

Rickshaw Travel’s drive towards developing meaningful travel experiences was recognised this year when they were awarded the Travelife Better Places Partner by ABTA.

Historical Trips launches new 2016 tours ensuring the past never gets old

From religious orders in Medieval Italy, to Sugar Barons in the Caribbean and an alternate history tour examining the Nazi invasion that never was - The Historical Trips 2016 programme of new tours explores a broad span of history across the continents and centuries, giving a different slant on what has gone before.