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Meet Benoit & Corinne, our yoga & wellness hosts in the French Riviera

Meet Benoit & Corinne, our yoga & wellness hosts in the French Riviera

When Benoit and Corinne started up their B&B, perched on the border of Provence and the Cote D’Azur, their main aim was to help their guests experience this area of France well away from the well-trodden tourist trail. Little did they know that they would soon be sharing their passion […]

by February 11, 2019 Our wellbeing instructors
Meet Spencer, our chef & cooking holiday host in Normandy, France

Meet Spencer, our chef & cooking holiday host in Normandy, France

There’s no doubt that Chef Spence’s holidays have a unique twist to them. Instead of giving you a list of dishes he expects you to make, Spence let’s you decide what will be on the menu that day. Working closely with local producers and independent shops, Spence knows the best […]

by February 5, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Meet Karen & Kathryn, your arts & craft holiday hosts in Andalucia

Meet Karen & Kathryn, your arts & craft holiday hosts in Andalucia

Love the idea of being creative but not sure where to start? With pottery, ceramics, soap making to card making, jewellery and cookery all on offer in a gorgeous secluded villa, Karen & Kathryn’s craft taster holiday might just be the one for you. But how did they come up […]

by January 22, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Meet Oli & Flo, the team behind our Italian gastronomic adventures in Tuscany

Meet Oli & Flo, the team behind our Italian gastronomic adventures in Tuscany

Oli & Flo make a great team. Their previous careers and skills have blended perfectly to create everything great holiday hosts need. Add to that their love of food and passion for locally sourced produce and you get the ultimate foodie getaway off the tourist trail in Tuscany. But how […]

by January 16, 2019 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Meet Mary and Pat, our photography holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Meet Mary and Pat, our photography holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Portugal really does have it all – food, history, culture and breathtaking landscapes. And our photography holiday has been created so keen photographers have the opportunity to capture it all. Host Mary and photographer Pat have created a special week by holding the holiday in two locations during the week […]

by January 14, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Meet Mariana and her family, our cooking holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Meet Mariana and her family, our cooking holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

We have finally found what we have been looking for – a unique Portuguese cooking holiday that ticks all the boxes. Hands-on cooking, gorgeous location and welcoming local hosts. Tick, tick and TICK! Our cookery holidays focus on taking you off the beaten track and to local hosts who share […]

by December 18, 2018 Cooking holidays and wine, Our chefs
Meet Zarqa and Patricia, our yoga and wellness hosts in Sintra, Portugal

Meet Zarqa and Patricia, our yoga and wellness hosts in Sintra, Portugal

Patricia and Zarqa’s yoga retreat happened quite by serendipity. Despite already being fully committed to a life full of health and wellness, it was a chance encounter that led them to the coastal retreat they now call home. Just a stone’s throw from the stunning local beach and Portugal’s famous […]

by December 11, 2018 Our wellbeing instructors, Wellbeing holidays
Famous Shipwreck Bay on the island of Zakynthos

Meet Denia and family, our activity holiday hosts in Zakynthos, Greece

“Antonio and Effie could not have been more attentive than they were. I had a fabulous time with them.” Diane – a solo traveller who has recently returned from our cooking and wine holiday in Greece. Yet another glowing 5 star review for Antonio and Effie’s family who run our […]

by September 20, 2018 Our artists, Our chefs
Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Artist and teacher, Pheona, has come from the highlands and lowlands of Scotland and found herself very much at home in the luscious hills of Emilia Romagna, Italy, where she runs her popular painting holidays. The journey here has had its ups and downs and fair share of hard work […]

by August 21, 2018 Creative holidays, Our artists
Yoga holidays in Side, Turkey – about your host and yoga teacher Jo Ozden

Yoga holidays in Side, Turkey – about your host and yoga teacher Jo Ozden

Slow down to the pace of Turkish life on this unique yoga holiday in the pretty town of Side, just one minute’s walk from the beautiful beaches and Mediterranean Sea. On this yoga retreat you will be instructed by your host Jo Ozden for yoga lessons at this inspiring location. […]