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Voysey House,
Barley Mow Passage
London W4 4GF
United Kingdom
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Portugal Tours

The Douro

The Douro

  • One of the most remote and picturesque corners of Europe.
  • Variety of visits including major museums, mediaeval and Baroque architecture, gardens, Paleolithic art and wine tastings at private estates.
  • Journeys of immense beauty by rail and boat.
6–13 May 2015
8 days
Decorative Arts of Iberia

Decorative Arts of Iberia

  • A wealth of Hispano-Moresque silk textiles and woollen carpets, including special access to some collections not normally open to the public.
  • Also visits world-class museums, from the Gulbenkian in Lisbon to the Prado, and some of Spain’s most beautiful cities.
  • Led by Gijs van Hensbergen, art historian and author specialising in Spain.
19–31 May 2015
13 days
Wellington in the Peninsula

Wellington in the Peninsula

  • Survey of Wellington’s Iberian campaign, through Portugal, Spain and into the French Pyrenees.
  • Key battles studied in depth, also the life of the soldier and background matters.
  • Led by military historian Patrick Mercer.
15–27 Sep 2015
13 days
Gardens of Northern Portugal

Gardens of Northern Portugal

  • Historic gardens in the beautiful setting of the Minho and Douro Valleys.
  • Includes visits to gardens not normally open to the public.
  • The lecturer is Gerald Luckhurst, landscape architect and garden historian based in Lisbon.
18–23 Apr 2016
6 days
I liked the central position of the hotel in Porto, with views on the river and even more the garden setting of the Vintage House Hotel in Pinhão.
Our lecturer and tour manager had an informal, relaxed style which resulted in a happy group.
Very interesting mix of old and new in Porto.

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