Jewels of the Med

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Jewels of the Mediterranean is a magnificent 27-day journey to Malta and some of the less-visited Mediterranean islands – Sicily, Sardinia and Corsica. Steeped in history, these islands are home to ancient Greek and Roman sites, rugged limestone cliffs and caves, volcanic landscapes, forests and mountains, and some of the most spectacular coastlines of the Mediterranean.Beginning in magnificent Malta, our four-day stay will reveal the secrets of the island’s ancient past that have helped
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The High Arctic

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The High Arctic is one of the world’s most beautiful regions, yet it is surprisingly little-visited. Our spectacular 27-day tour features stunning glaciers, mountains, fjords, geysers and icebergs and one of the world’s greatest rail journeys, the Flam.Our journey to the High Arctic begins in Norway then continues to Iceland, Greenland and finally the Danish capital, Copenhagen. Embracing all of the incredible highlights of these countries, this unique tour is a mix of majestic scenery,
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Gateway to the Balkans

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Price based on twin-share lower deck Upgrade to Main Deck $825 pp twin share Following on from our hugely popular Soul of the Balkans tour, we now introduce our brand new Gateway to the Balkans. This is a magnificent 29-day journey that starts in little-visited Bulgaria before moving into Serbia and Slovenia. The cruise section, for which we once again board MS Emanuel, takes us to the sparkling gems of the north Croatian coast without the hordes of boats that gather on the country’s souther
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Beyond the Black Sea

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Beyond the Black Sea is a wonderful tour to a corner of Europe that is little-visited but no less fascinating or beautiful than other parts of the continent. Our 27-day itinerary takes us to Western Ukraine, Moldova, Romania and Bulgaria, before finishing in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia.The journey begins in Ukraine’s capital Kiev before moving 132 kilometers north to the site of the world’s worst nuclear accident, Chernobyl. Twenty-five years on, with radiation levels normalised, we vi
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Jewels of the Med

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Jewels of the Mediterranean is a magnificent 27-day journey to Malta and some of the less-visited Mediterranean islands – Sicily, Sardinia and Corsica. Steeped in history, these islands are home to ancient Greek and Roman sites, rugged limestone cliffs and caves, volcanic landscapes, forests and mountains, and some of the most spectacular coastlines of the Mediterranean.Beginning in magnificent Malta, our four-day stay will reveal the secrets of the island’s ancient past that have helpe
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Baltics and Beyond

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Entering the Baltics from the sea is a breathtaking way to plunge into this unexplored pocket of Europe. Our 29-day tour is a heady mix of natural beauty, remarkable architecture and diverse cultures as we travel through Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus and Poland.Our tour begins with a comfortable overnight ferry journey from Stockholm to Estonia, the starting point for our Baltic adventure. Embarking on a new era of independence, the people of the Baltics are warm and open-hearted. We c
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Trail of the Northern Lights

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Imagine waking up in a glass igloo in a remote forest setting with lights blazing in perpetual motion in a silent night sky. Imagine great swaying bands of colour dancing above the glass ceiling of your igloo as you watch from your cosy bed. Welcome to the greatest show on earth and the 23-day spectacular ‘Trail of the Northern Lights’!The Trail of the Northern Lights begins in the Norwegian capital, Oslo, before we take a breathtaking train ride to the west coast. Arriving at the beaut
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Trail of the Northern Lights

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Imagine waking up in a glass igloo in a remote forest setting with lights blazing in perpetual motion in a silent night sky. Imagine great swaying bands of colour dancing above the glass ceiling of your igloo as you watch from your cosy bed. Welcome to the greatest show on earth and the 23-day spectacular ‘Trail of the Northern Lights’!The Trail of the Northern Lights begins in the Norwegian capital, Oslo, before we take a breathtaking train ride to the west coast. Arriving at the beauti
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Trail of the Northern Lights

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Imagine waking up in a glass igloo in a remote forest setting with lights blazing in perpetual motion in a silent night sky. Imagine great swaying bands of colour dancing above the glass ceiling of your igloo as you watch from your cosy bed. Welcome to the greatest show on earth and the 23-day spectacular ‘Trail of the Northern Lights’!The Trail of the Northern Lights begins in the Norwegian capital, Oslo, before we take a breathtaking train ride to the west coast. Arriving at the beauti
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The Legendary Trans Siberian: Naadam

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The Legendary Trans-Siberian Express is a spectacular adventure from Beijing to Moscow on one of the world’s greatest railways. Our July departure is timed to coincide with Mongolia’s annual Naadam Festival: a spectacular display of horsemanship, wrestling, archery and colourful traditional costumes.The July Trans-Siberian is one of our most popular summer tours and it is not difficult to see why. In addition to all the normal highlights of this amazing adventure, the annual Naadam Festi
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