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A holiday is not a holiday without sampling the local food and drink. Whether you want to learn how it’s prepared and cooked or just want to sit back and enjoy eating home-grown specialities and drinking regional wines, we have the perfect break for you.



• Wine tasting – Discover and sample many regional wines as we explore some of the beautiful Italian vineyards of Tuscany, Piedmont and Veneto. The Olive Groves of Malta and Andalucían Spain are also sure to tempt our taste buds with their own delightful flavours.

• Cookery Classes and demonstrations – You can learn how the locals make it in Tuscany, Turin, Catalonia or Croatia and even go on a truffle hunt in Umbria.


• Made in the UK – Make your own Cornish pasties and learn the secrets to a real cream-tea in Cornwall or simply enjoy the best food and drink the UK has to offer at the York Food Festival.

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Italian Gourmet Getaway • 17th Sep • 4nts
Our Italian gastronomic holiday introduces the charming region of Friuli Venezia Giulia. From its grapevine filled vineyards to its world famous San Daniele Ham, this tiny region is sure not to remain undiscovered!

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York Food Festival - NEW • 29th Sep • 2nts
Featuring some of Yorkshire's finest produce, the York Food Festival is a highlight for any foodie lovers calendar.

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Flavours of Spain • 29th Oct • 5nts
Learn the secrets of making some of Spain's dishes using fresh local ingredients. Discover Trevelez, the highest village in Spain and sample their traditional ham with a visit to a local vineyard for tapas and wine.

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Turin - Italy's Chocolate Capital - NEW • 23rd Nov • 3nts
Hone to Martini, Lavazza and Fiat, this elegant first capital of Italy is also where hot chocolate, chocolate houses and even chocolate spread were created. This city proposes just a 'taster' of the history of this delight...

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Poldark's Cornwall - NEW • 11th Apr • 3nts
Ever wondered where these breaktaking scenes of the award winning Poldark series are filmed. Our UK break reveals just a taster of the incredible filming locations, introduces some spectacular countryside and even serves up a famous Cornish treat!

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Trails & Truffles - NEW • 1st May • 7nts
A walking holiday with a foodie twist, as we explore Umbria, renowned for its medieval hill top towns, dense forests and famous cuisine (in particular its prized truffles and wine). We include a range of foodie themed activities plus 4 included walks.

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Magic of Malta • 3rd Oct • 7nts
Our new Sun Plus Malta holiday staying just minutes away from St Paul's Bay is the perfect base to relax. Our included excursions will take around the islands of Gozo and Comino as well as discovering the cities of Valletta and Birgu.

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Catalonian Coast • 16th Sep & 19th Oct • 7nts
This Sun Plus holiday staying in Catalonia, Spain is the perfect location. Our base is in the resort of Calella, and our included excursions will take us on a sailing trip, a walking tour of Barcelona as well as wine tasting in a vineyard.

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Croatia's Dalmatian Coast • 14th Oct • 7nts
We stay in Vodice which is one Dalmatian Coast of Crotia. Our hotel in Vodice is perfectly located minutes from the beach where we can relax. Included excursions will take us to see the stunning Kirka National Park as well as the beautiful cities of Split and Trogir.

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Kent & Sussex Charms • 6th Jul • 3nts
You don't have to go abroad to enjoy fine wine, history and picturesque countryside; all of these can be found in our very own backyard! Take a tour of the best part of Kent and Sussex and sample the delights of two popular counties over a summer weekend.

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Scenic Lake Garda • 12th & Sep & 3rd Oct • 7nts
Our Sun Plus holiday to Lake Garda, with included excursions will help us discover Northern Italy’s largest lake, with a walking tour of Verona as well as wine tasting. We can marvel at the beauty of the lake and its surrounding areas.

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Food glorious food!

A holiday is not a holiday without sampling the local food and drink. Whether you want to learn how it’s prepared and cooked or just want to sit back and enjoy eating home-grown specialities and drinking regional wines, we have the perfect break for you.

Some of our breaks include wine tasting and a visit to beautiful vineyards, cookery Classes and demonstrations, where we learn how the locals make or even go on a truffle hunt, plus a whole lot more!

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