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Best of Italy

The best of Italy's cities, lakes and coastlines are uncovered during this Country Explorer trip.

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Prices from R42,650 pp

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  1. Italy

    Assisi Baveno Capri Como Florence Milan Pisa Pompeii Rome San Gimignano Sorrento Venice Verona

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Italy Bellissimo

Experience a kaleidoscope of colours, fragrances and tastes on this Country Explorer trip.

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Prices from R34,300 pp

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    Assisi Capri Florence Montecatini Terme Perugia Pieve a Nievole Pompeii Rome Venice

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Spanish Wonder End Barcelona

This all-embracing exploration covers the principal Spanish cities: Madrid, Seville and Barcelona.

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    Barcelona Cordoba Granada Madrid Seville Toledo Valencia

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European Whirl End Paris

Explore Europe's countries and cities while experiencing the best of its history on this Discoveries trip.

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  1. Austria

    Innsbruck

  2. Belgium

    Brussels

  3. France

    Paris

  4. Germany

    Boppard Karlsruhe

  5. Italy

    Florence Mestre Rome Venice

  6. Netherlands

    Amsterdam

  7. Switzerland

    Lucerne

  8. United Kingdom

    London

  9. Vatican City

    Vatican City


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Scenic Scandinavia and its Fjords

Discover the deep fjords, glaciers and islands that line the Scandinavian coastline on this fascinating journey.

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Prices from R55,980 pp

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  1. Denmark

    Copenhagen Hirtshals Randers

  2. Norway

    Bergen Flam Geiranger Kristiansand Leikanger Lillehammer Lom Oslo Stavanger Voss

  3. Sweden

    Stockholm

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Contrasts of Italy with Pearls of the Adriatic Lower Deck

Italy's contrasts become apparent as you journey through Rome, Florence and Venice by train.

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  1. Croatia

    Dubrovnik Metkovic Opatija Rab Sibenik Split Zadar

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    Florence Pisa Rome Venice

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    Vatican City

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Highlights of Spain and Portugal

Visit the Alhambra Palace and the Seville Cathedral, immersing yourself in the vibrant flavours this Regional Explorer trip has to offer.

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Prices from R36,400 pp

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  1. Portugal

    Evora Lisbon PanoiasOurique

  2. Spain

    Cordoba Granada Jerez De La Frontera Madrid Salamanca Seville Toledo Valencia


All you need to know about Summer Holidays

What is the best time to book a summer holiday?

Summer holidays in June, July and August, or the peak of summer, are best booked months in advance since this is one of the most popular times of year to travel, especially in Europe and North America. Hot tip: Try taking your summer holidays in September, as you’ll travel with fewer crowds but still get the balmy weather.

Where should I go for summer holidays?

There’s no shortage of amazing destinations for your summer holidays. Some of our favourite places in Europe to soak up the sun are Spain, Portugal, Italy, France, Croatia, Greece, Slovenia and Scandinavia, and we also love chasing the sun across North America in the USA, Canada and Mexico, and Asia including Thailand and Vietnam.

Which is the best country to visit in the summer?

If you’re looking for the very best country to visit in summer, you can’t go past Europe, especially Italy, Greece, Croatia, Spain and Portugal. North America dishes up plenty of stunning countries too including the USA and Costa Rica, while Australia and New Zealand are also perfect summer holiday destinations.

What is the safest tropical vacation destination?

It doesn’t get much better than kicking back on a tropical island. Looking for the safest tropical destinations? We love Phuket in Thailand, Penang Island in Malaysia, Zanzibar in Tanzania, the Bay of Islands in New Zealand, and all the beautiful islands of Hawaii including Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island.


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