30 October – 13 November 2014 with Gina Corrigan
This Remote China tour focuses on the textiles skills of the ethnic peoples, architecture and landscapes and of China's Guizhou Province as well as the profound changes that have taken place in the region over the last 10 years.
25 February – 8 March 2015 with Amanda Cooper
Explore the culture and landscapes of Burma combined with the opportunity to learn the art of watercolour with your tutor Amanda Cooper.
23 April – 6 May 2015 with Garth Gilmour
During this 14 day tour of Israel and Jordan - sail on the Sea of Galilee, discover Jerusalem's world celebrated sites and explore the Red Rose City of Petra.
26 April – 2 May 2015 with Maxine Relton RWA
Learn the art of quick, vivid sketching while exploring the beautiful Atlas Mountains and the vibrant city of Marrakech.
9 – 16 May 2015 with Anthony Sattin
This tour has been designed alongside, and in support of, the Global Heritage Fund who have been successfully preserving some of South Eastern Turkey's most important cultural heritage sites.
16 – 23 May 2015 with Lucy Abel Smith
Historically the buffer state between the Habsburgs and the Ottoman Porte, Transylvania was once a semi-autonomous part of the Kingdom of Hungry. Now part of Romania, this fledgling Kingdom has absorbed a diversity of cultures including Hungarians, Saxons, Romanians, Jews, Armenians, Swabians and Roma. This blend of cultures, architectural styles and traditions makes for a fascinating destination.
21 – 29 May 2015 with Sussette Martínez Montero
This cultural and art focused tour allows you to experience the Havana Biennial, a festival showcasing the best of contemporary Latin American art, as well as exploring this cities rich cultural heritage.
24 September – 3 October 2015 with Dr William Taylor
Visit this much overlooked region of Turkey and discover Urartian castles, Armenian churches, the Syriac Orthodox Christian communities of the Tur Abdin as well as ethereal Lake Van and the extraordinary funerary complex at Nemrut Dagi.
28 October – 9 November 2015 with Dr Timon Screech
A country steeped in ancient history and tradition, this tour introduces Japan's traditional and modern sides, from the bright neon lights of Tokyo, to Kyoto, its traditional heart.
October 2015 with Juliet Highet
One of Arabia’s best kept secrets, this tour explores some of Oman’s 1,000 mile coastline and spectacularly varied scenery, where dramatic mountains meet the desert and large oases surround medieval fortified towns and castles.