November 9, 2019

“Our trip began with a night in the wonderful city of Vancouver, followed by a short flight to Campbell River, before heading to Knights Inlet Lodge, which is only accessible by seaplane (our transport of choice) or a four-hour boat trip.

If you want to see bears and wi...

September 13, 2019

We're just back from Canada, where we had a great time albeit the weather was a bit mixed!

We particularly liked Vancouver Island, Whistler and Jasper.

The trips which were arranged were really good, especially swimming with seals and the two tours from Banff - the Icefi...

March 5, 2018

It should come as no surprise that we enjoy sending clients to Canada

With a team of country specialists, clients that come back with wonderful stories to tell, and an endless array of experiences on offer - we just can’t get enough of the region. 

From the stunning co...

February 5, 2018

Home to the tallest North American peak and the world’s largest bears, exploring this region will see you step into untamed, untouched wilderness. 

While many envision Eskimos and igloos, Alaska is a pristine and beautiful state providing the perfect setting for a famil...

December 15, 2016

This is the first time we have applied to a travel company to organise a holiday for us, and we have to say it ranked one of the best we have ever embarked upon.

We did wonder at some time whether we might have bitten off more than we could chew. We thought it was quite...

November 30, 2016

The Greatest Adventure...

Alaskan Cruise with Rockies by Rail

This superb value tour combines two of North America’s truly great travel experiences: two days on the renowned Rocky Mountaineer train and a seven-night, spectacularly scenic Alaskan cruise. Enjoy unforge...

September 1, 2016

Canada is booming.

Its people are known for genuine friendliness and the country has an incredible diversity – it motivated our Julie to become a Canada specialist, and it has bewitched many of our clients, not least our friend and blogger Roger, whose recent tour prod...

August 14, 2016

Roger reports regularly from around the world for us. His latest contribution is the second half of an enviable and eventful Canadian adventure that began here

Those first 10 days through the Rockies were exhilarating: Calgary, Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper were all in...

July 20, 2016

Roger and Jane are long-term friends and clients who have seen a lot of the world. In recent years, Roger has become our most prolific blogger, and this brilliant two-part report adds to an enviable library of travel journalism he's produced for us…

“We had planned th...

March 31, 2016

It's the second largest country on Earth, so any tour of Canada will keep you very busy and provide memories that will endure.

We've been working with Explore, specialists in small group adventures, to shape the perfect tour. 

From hot springs, emerald-green lakes and ru...

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