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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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Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela

Few journeys are more stimulating than the Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela.

This is a great favourite of ours and even after 25 years of walking these trails it never fails to excite and surprise with its many layers of history and stunning works of art. The walking is very varied, taking in the high Pyrenees, the plains of Castile, mountains of León and the rolling hills of Galicia.