The home of fine cuisine, world-class ski resorts and famous works of art has a lot to live up to, and holidays to France rarely disappoint. France is a country of culture and art, medieval and port cities, tranquil villages, mountains and beaches.
With landscapes ranging from arid deserts to fertile jungles and idyllic beaches, there is something for everyone to explore and ample opportunity to spot spectacular, iconic wildlife in Europe and Africa. Both destinations have such a rich history that museum and galleries will only be the first step to discover their unique heritage.
In the heart of the Mediterranean, Greece offers a striking array of wonderfully preserved historical ruins and monuments, testament to the power and sophistication of the ancient Greeks. Islands, each with a distinct culture and landscape, are speckled across the Aegean and Ionian Seas, waiting to be discovered.
World class food, a plethora of wonderfully preserved Roman Ruins and rolling Mediterranean countryside are all hallmarks of a holiday in Italy. Discover northern Italy's Alpine flair, with skiing and snow sports in the winter and golfing or trekking in the summer. You’ll never forget an Italian holiday.
On the country’s Atlantic coast, Portugal has some of Europe’s finest beaches, while traditional villages, towns and fishing ports explode with colour.The nation has a history that is closely linked to exploration, and visitors can make their own voyages through a rich and varied landscape. The food is simple and delicious; the people friendly, low-key and laid-back.
Turkish holidays are as unique as the country itself and offer a fusion of secular European modernity with traditional Middle Eastern and Mediterranean culture. From the wild beauty of Cappadocia to the warm sands of the Mediterranean beaches, without forgetting the riches of Istanbul, you'll love Turkey
Morocco has a distinctly eastern feel. Arabs and Berbers live side by side, while Spanish and French influences can also be found. From the High Atlas Mountains in the north to the fringes of the Saharan desert in the south, Morocco is full of contrasts. The country offers snow-capped mountains, a rugged coastline, and the expanse of the Sahara with its oasis and palm groves. Sipping mint tea in a riad, exploring the labyrinth of historic medinas and souks, and camel treks make for an unforgettable holiday.
On Africa’s west coast, Senegal is a country renowned for its beauty and respected for its democracy. Formerly a French colony, it has a rich musical heritage and cultural depth. With vibrant, glittering, elegant cities to the north, and coconut groves, fine sandy beaches, and sensational diving to the south, Senegal is a unique place to discover.
Tunisia blends ancient and modern cultures, from the ruins of Carthage to the contemporary metropolis of Ottoman Tunis. Add the dunes of the Sahara and the golden beaches on the Mediterranean's sparkling blue waters, and you have perfection!