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The Cinque Terre Floods 2011

After the sad news that several of the World Heritage Site villages of the Cinque Terre were devastated by floods in October 2011

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New Trip in Piemonte

In 1388 the County of Savoy fought its way to the coast at Nice and so established a maritime port for the first time. The Duchy that was to follow added this magnificent part of Europe to the Holy Roman Empire. Later this came to form the nucleus of modern Italy, with Turin as its capital.

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Themes

When we are not leading tours we travel across Europe looking at new ideas. Many of these spring directly from previous experiences on trips or they are suggested by discussions and topics that occur along the road. Here are just a few of the ideas that we have turned into walks in recent years. Do take a look at our trips archive to see more detailed accounts of these itineraries.

  • The Villas of Andrea Palladio
  • The Pilgrimage trail to Santiago de Compostela
  • Kingdoms of the Pyrenees
  • The Footsteps of Saint Francis in Umbria
  • Moorish and Christian Interaction in AndalucĂ­a
  • The Volcanoes of Sicily
  • The Irish Sea, Barrier and Bridge
  • Invasions : Normandy and Brittany