History, rural traditions and natural wonders abound in this pastoral, romantic and remote part of Europe. Dr Martin Locker, a Pyrenean specialist, reveals the picturesque Cathar castles, Carolingian heritage and prehistoric cave art of the hidden valleys and glistening peaks of the Pyrenees and the Languedoc.
Departs 14 June 2019 and 20 September 2019.
Discover Bulgaria, one of Europe’s richest areas for archaeology and one of its oldest mainsprings of culture. Led by Professor Andrew Poulter, a specialist in Bulgarian archaeology, our tour travels from capital to coast through the country’s impressive ancient sites, historic towns and unspoilt Balkan landscapes.
Departs 11 May 2019 and 28 September 2019.
Stunning landscapes and superb archaeology create an unforgettable experience. Discover the Minoans, named after legendary King Minos, and marvel at the views from Santorini, one of the world's most amazing places. Our itinerary is perfectly designed to explore Minoan archaeology’s fascinating array of Bronze Age sites, artistic wealth and deep-rooted mythology. Itinerary: Use the tab…
Departs 20 September 2018, 16 May 2019 and 19 September 2019
Get to know Malta, a small, sunny Mediterranean island with a surprisingly eventful past. Our well-balanced itinerary reveals its important World Heritage sites from history and prehistory alike; mysterious Stone Age temples, the magnificent Knights of St. John and a celebrated wartime role. Malta has a unique multi-cultural heritage. Itinerary: Use the tab menu above…
Departs 09 October 2018, 24 March 2019, 28 April 2019 and 29 September 2019
This is archaeology at its most vivid and compelling. Get extraordinary insights into Roman life and enjoy the fabulous scenery and vibrant local culture of the magnificent Bay of Naples. We provide a scholarly pick of the region's superb Roman sites in a landscape where nature and culture are spectacularly interwoven. Itinerary: Use the tab…
Departs 07 September 2018, 07 May 2019 and 29 September 2019.