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A poem written by one of our clients who embarked on our Pandaw cruise 'From Bagan to Mandalay'
"Vallee de Mai Nature Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage site in Praslin, which has been associated to Eden for its profound beauty"
"The sheer scale of the site is awe-inspiring, rows upon rows of hundreds of terracotta men all lined up in impeccable precision, each with a distinct face and features."
"By the time we reached Periyar it felt like we had arrived in another country, many mountain villages embracing nature and many plantations growing spices, rubber or tea."
"We were guided through a floating village where we saw locals fishing and selling goods straight from their pontoon-like houses and children rowing home from their floating school"
"A special treat in Palermo is the private visit to one if its oldest buildings, the Palazzo Conte Federico with the unique experience of a personal tour with a member of Count Federico’s family, who have lived in the stunning palace for centuries."
Last week saw a historic moment as the Cuban flag was raised in a ceremony in Washington, DC, outside the same mansion which had served the role more than half a century after it was closed.
"India is a melting pot of old traditions and even older religions."
Pioneer of early photography show opens at the Victoria & Albert Museum Captain Linnaeus Tripe: Photographer of India and Burma, 1852-1860
"Switzerland is best explored by trains which are very comfortable and really do run like clockwork"
"Rich in history, North Cyprus is steeped in visual delight"
"Albania plays host to some amazing attractions, from staggering mountain landscapes and almost forgotten archaeological sites."
St. Petersburg marks a quarter millenium of magnificent European art with a new museum wing plus galas, symposiums and events