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For the love of chocolate

Posted on 10 August 2017

Whether its bars, boxes or bite-size chunks, chocolate in all shapes, sizes and flavours is an integral part of European cuisine.  Originating from Central America, cho...

Say hello to French mini-breaks

Posted on 28 July 2017

Say "bonjour" to a getaway that doesn’t require weeks off work and complex advance planning. The ultimate short escape should be easy and relaxing – book ...

Our favourite family cycling tours for this summer

Posted on 21 July 2017

Getting the family together for a cycling tour is a surefire way of making some fantastic memories. Weaving your two wheels through scenic landscapes, visiting ancient castles ...

We've cooked up something special just for you...

Posted on 30 June 2017

Our walking and cycling tours are all about exploring some of Europe's loveliest spots with fantastic weather – and even better food. To help you choose a lunch spot...

Our favourite family cycling tours for this summer

Posted on 19 June 2017

Getting the family together for a cycling tour is a surefire way of making some fantastic memories. Weaving your two wheels through scenic landscapes, visiting ancient castles ...

Short (but sweet) cycling tours in Europe

Posted on 9 June 2017

Worried about your holiday leave again this year? Here's some good news for you: you don't need to take a whole week off to enjoy a relaxing trip abroad. Our short cy...

Are you a Portuguese pedaler or potterer?

Posted on 2 June 2017

Portugal offers everything you could want from a holiday; dramatic, sun-kissed scenery, a rich culture and heritage to discover – plus delicious cuisine. We offer a numbe...

BSpoke favourite wines from across Europe

Posted on 22 May 2017

Crisp, zesty whites, dry bubblies or full-bodied reds – one of the greatest things to fall in love with in Europe is the wine. How better to experience the rolling vineya...

Why our Algarve tour is cycle expert Matt Webb’s top pick this summer

Posted on 10 May 2017

Guests love our Portugal cycling tours and our Algarve getaway is a favourite among the experts, too – here are just a few reasons why cycling expert Matt Webb recommends it....

Our cycle expert Miles Porter's favourite tour for this summer

Posted on 2 May 2017

The ten-day Switzerland cycling tour is up there with our all-time top itineraries. And we’re not the only ones who love it – cycling expert Miles Porter also hails...