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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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Past trips

A short introduction to past trips. 

Tuscany

The beauties of Tuscany are as much natural, inherent in the landscape, as they are man-made, by the great artists of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. We know the cypresses from the modern landscapes of Italy just as we know them from the paintings of the Renaissance.

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Umbria

The beauties of Umbria are well known. They are as much natural, inherent in the landscape, as they are man-made, by the great artists and architects of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

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United Kingdom

A series of exceptional walks explore the history of these extraordinary isles.

The Heart Of England walks us from the Stone Age henges of Wiltshire into Roman Bath and the nearby villas.

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