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Classic Thailand for Foodies

Taste delicious street food in Bangkok and Chiang Mai, explore the colourful markets of Bangkok’s Chinatown and Chiang Mai’s North Gate, and unlock the flavours of Northern Thai cooking at a full-day cooking class. You’ll also discover sacred temples and golden Buddhas, and fly south to the gorgeous island of Koh Samui for some rest and relaxation. Arrive home refreshed and with Thai cooking secrets up your sleeve!

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Umbria, Italy’s Gourmet Goldmine

A land of shepards, wild landscapes and ancient forests.

Leave Rome its Pantheon and Venice its canals. Let Tuscany have its art, and hoards of visitors. Where you want to be is camera-shy Umbria – Italy’s authentic slow-food capital.

Pastoral rolling hills and broad, sunny valleys dominate its western reaches, with high mountains, gorges and fast-flowing rivers in its eastern margins. It’s one of the country’s most fertile corners, a region of ancient traditions where …

Exploring the Greater Portland Region’s Craft Bounty

Tourists planning an extended vacation to Portland, Oregon should set out to explore the Greater Portland region. This area includes the river route of Lewis and Clark, the fertile wine county of the Northern Willamette Valley, the Columbia River Gorge and  Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory. Scattered throughout this area’s hills and valleys, visitors can find award-winning craft food and beverages surrounded by easy access to Oregon’s natural beauty.

Exploring Sweet and Savory Food

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Cornwall Food Tour

Journey through the stunning countryside of Cornwall and Hampshire to indulge in the local delicacies of the region. From metropolitan London to historic Stonehenge, this tour will leave you wanting more. And for a limited time, book early and save 5%!

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LONDON – GLASTONBURY – ST AGNES

Prepare your tastebuds for a culinary adventure – with a Cornwall twist. Meet with the group and your knowledgeable Tour Leader before leaving the capital

Durban Delights Including Airfare

It may be South Africa’s third-smallest province, but KwaZulu-Natal’s scenic and cultural riches include the country’s most popular beaches, numerous game reserves, historic battlefields, and the dramatic Drakensberg Mountains.Take a different style of South Africa vacation, and see why this region is so popular with first-time and repeat visitors.

This 10-day South Africa trip takes you to Durban and KwaZulu-Natal, encompassing history, wildlife, and the natural beauty of this much-loved part of the country.

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The Best Dining in South Africa

The Western Cape’s reputation for wine is undiminished – but now its cooking has caught up, with young chefs savouring exotic homegrown ingredients and looking to their own traditions rather than to Europe.

When it comes to eating opportunities, you don’t get much hotter than Bree Street’s central reaches. It’s overtaken Camps Bay, Long Street and even Kloof Street as Cape Town’s coolest strip. Taking a walk along Bree St, now the hippest place to find …

Taste of Norway

There’s a quiet culinary uprising catching on in Norway; a new-found pride and a change in attitude towards food traditions. This has given rise to the production of local and organic produce which people in the know claim is the result of their climatic conditions and landscape. To find out what makes fjord food so distinctive, I sought the advice from food producers, chefs, artisan bakers and farmers.

From Cheese…

Following a brief ferry trip …