England Birds & Gardens: Southeast

This very special tour combines birding with the great British tradition of gardens! We take in gardens that deservedly have international reputations – the incomparable Kew Gardens, Beth Chatto’s Garden, Hyde Hall RHS, East Ruston, Wyken Hal...
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Spain

Our Spain birding tour takes in the wonderful steppes, woodlands and mountains of Sierra de Gredos and Extremadura with its incredible birdlife, especially the high concentration of raptors at Monfrague, the wetland wilderness of the Cota Doñana...
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England Birds & Gardens: Southwest

This unique, double-themed tour combines birding and gardens in a delightful part of the world, southern England, at a very enchanting time of year. We visit some of the finest gardens in a country where gardening is a way of life - from the Royal...
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The Netherlands & Belgium: Birds, Art & Architecture

Although The Netherlands and Belgium (The Low Countries) are densely populated, they harbour a surprisingly rich bird-life. Areas such as  Waddenzee, Lauwersmeer, Hoge Veluwe and Oostvaarders Plassen are famed for the sought-after species that ca...
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The Basque Country

Along the western coasts of Spain and France, /Euskal Herria /- the Basque Country - awaits rediscovery. This diverse countryside, with its mountains, estuaries, forests and winding coastlines, is a pleasure that can indulged by all of the five se...
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Scotland Slowly Cruise

In the isles of Scotland, the past is present. Music, dancing, and stories. Rugged ruins. Ancient villages. Soaring seabirds. Visit mystical, coastal Scotland by ship! Scotland, like good whisky, is best savoured slowly. Nature and culture thrive...
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North Atlantic Saga Cruise

This expedition charts a course unlike any other on Earth, following the Viking voyages from the north of Scotland to the Faroe Islands and onward to Iceland.  The Orkney and Shetland Isles offer amazing prehistoric archeology, hiking and bird-...
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Iceland Circumnavigation Cruise

Iceland is literally a cool hot spot: the land of fire and ice. Circumnavigation by sea offers the best of Iceland’s out-of-the-way wonders! At the edge of the Arctic Circle, Iceland is unique in every way. Dominated by geology and the sea, a u...
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In the Wake of Vikings: Iceland to Greenland Cruise

Like the Vikings of old, we sail west from Reykjavík, into a region of mountains, glaciers, fjords, and icebergs. The icy realm of Greenland awaits.  Greenland’s east coast is just a day's voyage from Reykjavík. Breathtaking fjords define th...
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