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Take a look at our Explore and Relax holidays, combining once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences with time to unwind.

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    Explore and Relax Peru and Brazil: Machu Picchu to Rio

    Explore and Relax Peru and Brazil: Machu Picchu to Rio

    Private Journey

    16 days from £3,517.00pp

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    This private holiday combines exploration of Peru’s top highlights with a wind-down at one of the best beach resorts of Brazil. Visit the Inca capital and Spanish colonial city Cusco, high in the Andes; the fertile Sacred Valley of the Incas bulging with crops, adobe villages and towering ruined temples; and jungle-clad Machu Picchu. Fly over to Rio de Janeiro and continue along the coast to chic but laid-back Búzios.

    This private holiday combines exploration of Peru’s top highlights with a wind-down at one of the best beach resorts of Brazil. Visit the Inca capital and Spanish colonial city Cusco, high in the Andes; the fertile Sacred Valley of the Incas bulging with crops, adobe villages and towering ruined temples; and jungle-clad Machu Picchu. Fly over to Rio de Janeiro and continue along the coast to chic but laid-back Búzios.

    Score is 86.60547

    Price is 3516.58

    CreatedDate is 14/05/2014 13:21:00

    Rio Carnival Holiday

    Rio Carnival Holiday

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    9 days from £2,275.00pp

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    Come to the party and experience Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival, the biggest and most colourful extravaganza in the world’s festive calendar. You’ll have seats at the Samba School parade, you’ll ascend Corcovado mountain to the Christ statue and, back in town, join in the general jolliness, which extends over five days.

    On hangover day, Ash Wednesday, travel down the coast to the chic resort of Búzios to relax on the beach and savour top quality cuisine.

    Come to the party and experience Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival, the biggest and most colourful extravaganza in the world’s festive calendar. You’ll have seats at the Samba School parade, you’ll ascend Corcovado mountain to the Christ statue and, back in town, join in the general jolliness, which extends over five days.

    On hangover day, Ash Wednesday, travel down the coast to the chic resort of Búzios to relax on the beach and savour top quality cuisine.

    Score is 86.60547

    Price is 2275.1

    CreatedDate is 04/04/2016 10:16:00

    Explore and Relax in Colonial Cuba and the Mexican Riviera

    Explore and Relax in Colonial Cuba and the Mexican Riviera

    Private Journey

    14 days from £2,907.00pp

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    Explore colonial Cuba and relax on white sand Caribbean beaches with direct connections between Cuba and the Yucatán peninsula in Mexico. 

    Explore colonial Cuba and relax on white sand Caribbean beaches with direct connections between Cuba and the Yucatán peninsula in Mexico. 

    Score is 86.60547

    Price is 2906.63

    CreatedDate is 29/01/2016 12:14:00

    Explore and Relax Costa Rica and Panama: Wildlife, rainforest and beaches

    Explore and Relax Costa Rica and Panama: Wildlife, rainforest and beaches

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    13 days from £2,631.00pp

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    Two breathtakingly beautiful countries. Spend time at a wildlife lodge in Costa Rica before moving on to Panama, full of delightful surprises and unspoilt landscapes. Wind down on a Pacific beach.

    Two breathtakingly beautiful countries. Spend time at a wildlife lodge in Costa Rica before moving on to Panama, full of delightful surprises and unspoilt landscapes. Wind down on a Pacific beach.

    Score is 86.60547

    Price is 2631.38

    CreatedDate is 16/04/2014 15:42:00

    Explore and Relax Guatemala and Belize: Mayan temples and Caribbean beaches

    Explore and Relax Guatemala and Belize: Mayan temples and Caribbean beaches

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    12 days from £3,422.00pp

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    A relaxing, leisurely first-class holiday embracing three different cultures: Spanish colonial, indigenous Mayan, and Belizean CaribbeanYou're based in just three lovely places including low-key, laid-back Caribbean beach village Placencia and No.1 wildlife destination Chan Chich. 

    A relaxing, leisurely first-class holiday embracing three different cultures: Spanish colonial, indigenous Mayan, and Belizean CaribbeanYou're based in just three lovely places including low-key, laid-back Caribbean beach village Placencia and No.1 wildlife destination Chan Chich. 

    Score is 86.60547

    Price is 3421.54

    CreatedDate is 06/06/2014 16:17:00

    Explore and Relax in Costa Rica: Volcanoes to the beach

    Explore and Relax in Costa Rica: Volcanoes to the beach

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    12 days from £3,129.00pp

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    Stay in best available, luxury properties to explore: visit Caribbean mangroves, bird-filled cloudforest and volcanic landscapes from top eco-lodges before lazing at a top Pacific beach resort.

    Stay in best available, luxury properties to explore: visit Caribbean mangroves, bird-filled cloudforest and volcanic landscapes from top eco-lodges before lazing at a top Pacific beach resort.

    Score is 86.60547

    Price is 3128.82

    CreatedDate is 30/05/2014 11:04:00

    Discover Mexico: Oaxaca's culture and coastline

    Discover Mexico: Oaxaca's culture and coastline

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    13 days from £2,676.00pp

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    The selection of Mexico’s most fascinating historical places and archaeological sites includes culturally rich Oaxaca, combined with a Pacific beach wind down.

    The selection of Mexico’s most fascinating historical places and archaeological sites includes culturally rich Oaxaca, combined with a Pacific beach wind down.

    Score is 86.60547

    Price is 2676.13

    CreatedDate is 04/04/2014 11:11:00

    Honeymoon in Brazil: Rhythms of Rio, Salvador and the Iguazu Falls

    Honeymoon in Brazil: Rhythms of Rio, Salvador and the Iguazu Falls

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    15 days from £4,106.00pp

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    Brazil: a magical fortnight’s honeymoon in a country bursting with exotic romanticism. We’ve chosen the most sensual experiences in the dreamiest places: Rio de Janeiro, the mind-blowing Iguazú Falls, the African heart of the country in Salvador da Bahía and the most heavenly beach, Praia da Pipa, one of our favourites.

    Brazil: a magical fortnight’s honeymoon in a country bursting with exotic romanticism. We’ve chosen the most sensual experiences in the dreamiest places: Rio de Janeiro, the mind-blowing Iguazú Falls, the African heart of the country in Salvador da Bahía and the most heavenly beach, Praia da Pipa, one of our favourites.

    Score is 75.7776

    Price is 4106.39

    CreatedDate is 17/12/2015 12:13:00

    Self-drive Southern Brazil and Buenos Aires

    Self-drive Southern Brazil and Buenos Aires

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    16 days from £2,597.00pp

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    Santa Catarina is a prosperous state with sunny vineyards and Alpine-style dairy farms thriving in the valleys between verdant, rugged and little explored mountains. The coast is indented with crescent bays and small, family-friendly resorts. With excellent well-serviced roads and a peaceful, secure ambiance, it’s a perfect area for exploring by hire car. This self-drive holiday is bookended with visits to iconic cities Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires.

    Santa Catarina is a prosperous state with sunny vineyards and Alpine-style dairy farms thriving in the valleys between verdant, rugged and little explored mountains. The coast is indented with crescent bays and small, family-friendly resorts. With excellent well-serviced roads and a peaceful, secure ambiance, it’s a perfect area for exploring by hire car. This self-drive holiday is bookended with visits to iconic cities Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires.

    Score is 75.7776

    Price is 2597.26

    CreatedDate is 04/09/2015 10:37:00

    Explore and Relax Argentina to Brazil: Estancias and beaches

    Explore and Relax Argentina to Brazil: Estancias and beaches

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    13 days from £5,408.00pp

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    This holiday is an unashamedly luxurious break where you can just relax in sumptuous properties with glorious locations or take part in a myriad of activities and excursions. Discover the Paris of Latin America, Buenos Aires, from its most iconic, historic hotel, the Alvear Palace, move on to an elegant estancia in the rich pampas region, where juicy Argentine beef is produced, and then fly up into southern Brazil for a luxury beach wind-down.

    This holiday is an unashamedly luxurious break where you can just relax in sumptuous properties with glorious locations or take part in a myriad of activities and excursions. Discover the Paris of Latin America, Buenos Aires, from its most iconic, historic hotel, the Alvear Palace, move on to an elegant estancia in the rich pampas region, where juicy Argentine beef is produced, and then fly up into southern Brazil for a luxury beach wind-down.

    Score is 75.7776

    Price is 5408.05

    CreatedDate is 20/03/2014 16:54:00

    Luxury Brazil: Rio, Iguazu Falls and Buzios

    Luxury Brazil: Rio, Iguazu Falls and Buzios

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    11 days from £3,901.00pp

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    This short luxury private tour embraces Brazil’s top two highlights: the continent’s most exquisite city Rio de Janeiro and the natural drama of Iguazú Falls. It concludes east along the coast from Rio in the stylish little resort of Buzios, where you can relax on white-sand beaches, savour sophisticated cuisine and enjoy ebullient nightlife.

    This short luxury private tour embraces Brazil’s top two highlights: the continent’s most exquisite city Rio de Janeiro and the natural drama of Iguazú Falls. It concludes east along the coast from Rio in the stylish little resort of Buzios, where you can relax on white-sand beaches, savour sophisticated cuisine and enjoy ebullient nightlife.

    Score is 75.7776

    Price is 3900.62

    CreatedDate is 06/06/2014 12:04:00

    Value Mexico: Highlights of Mexico City and the Yucatán

    Value Mexico: Highlights of Mexico City and the Yucatán

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    12 days from £1,660.00pp

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    This holiday offers excellent value while introducing you to the country’s rich history and varied landscapes. Explore Mexico City, the Mayan temples of the Yucatán including Chichén Itzá and relax on a Caribbean beach.

    This holiday offers excellent value while introducing you to the country’s rich history and varied landscapes. Explore Mexico City, the Mayan temples of the Yucatán including Chichén Itzá and relax on a Caribbean beach.

    Score is 75.7776

    Price is 1659.72

    CreatedDate is 05/06/2014 08:33:00

    Luxury Mexico: Yucatan in style

    Luxury Mexico: Yucatan in style

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    12 days from £3,206.00pp

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    This luxurious and very good value holiday visits Mexico’s historic highlights and Caribbean beaches from sumptuous, unique and original accommodation, where we have negotiated extremely competitive prices.

    This luxurious and very good value holiday visits Mexico’s historic highlights and Caribbean beaches from sumptuous, unique and original accommodation, where we have negotiated extremely competitive prices.

    Score is 75.7776

    Price is 3206.16

    CreatedDate is 03/06/2014 10:50:00

    Self-drive Mexico: Colonial cities to Pacific coast

    Self-drive Mexico: Colonial cities to Pacific coast

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    12 days from £2,683.00pp

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    Mexico, with its huge landscapes and good modern network of paved roads, is ideal for independent exploration by self-drive hire-car, especially round the highland colonial-cities and on the Pacific coast. Your hire car and hotels are pre-booked.

    Mexico, with its huge landscapes and good modern network of paved roads, is ideal for independent exploration by self-drive hire-car, especially round the highland colonial-cities and on the Pacific coast. Your hire car and hotels are pre-booked.

    Score is 75.7776

    Price is 2683.02

    CreatedDate is 05/06/2014 08:32:00

    Active Brazil: Remote Bahia and Fernando de Noronha

    Active Brazil: Remote Bahia and Fernando de Noronha

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    15 days from £2,516.00pp

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    Explore some of Brazil’s loveliest scenery on foot and on the water. The northeast of Brazil has a glorious coastline and offshore is the unspoilt archipelago of Fernando de Noronha, perfect for walks, snorkelling and diving. Inland you find the heritage of cotton and sugar plantation life and the tableland country of Chapada Diamantina, criss-crossed with delightful hikes.

    Explore some of Brazil’s loveliest scenery on foot and on the water. The northeast of Brazil has a glorious coastline and offshore is the unspoilt archipelago of Fernando de Noronha, perfect for walks, snorkelling and diving. Inland you find the heritage of cotton and sugar plantation life and the tableland country of Chapada Diamantina, criss-crossed with delightful hikes.

    Score is 68.55901

    Price is 2516

    CreatedDate is 01/05/2014 08:00:00

    Honeymoon in Mexico:  Lost cities and beaches of the Mayan Riviera

    Honeymoon in Mexico: Lost cities and beaches of the Mayan Riviera

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    12 days from £3,146.00pp

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    This short but sweet honeymoon on the Yucatán peninsula features glorious Caribbean beaches and the ruined cities of the Mayan civilisation, visited from top-quality, super-cool and innovative hotels.

    This short but sweet honeymoon on the Yucatán peninsula features glorious Caribbean beaches and the ruined cities of the Mayan civilisation, visited from top-quality, super-cool and innovative hotels.

    Score is 68.55901

    Price is 3145.65

    CreatedDate is 06/03/2014 12:06:00

    Signature Galapagos

    Signature Galapagos

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    10 days from £4,668.00pp

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    Enjoy a whole week’s cruise to observe the unique fauna of Ecuador’s Galápagos Islands. You’ll have the opportunity to observe a wide range of bird, mammal, reptile and insect species in a hugely contrasting variety of natural habitats, not to mention a plethora of exotic flora. The twisted lava, dense forests and white sand beaches are a great attraction too, as are the snorkelling and swimming experiences.

    Enjoy a whole week’s cruise to observe the unique fauna of Ecuador’s Galápagos Islands. You’ll have the opportunity to observe a wide range of bird, mammal, reptile and insect species in a hugely contrasting variety of natural habitats, not to mention a plethora of exotic flora. The twisted lava, dense forests and white sand beaches are a great attraction too, as are the snorkelling and swimming experiences.

    Score is 64.94971

    Price is 4667.88

    CreatedDate is 11/08/2016 09:01:00

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