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  • Prague, Charles Bridge, Lesser Town and Castle, lithograph c. 1860.
  • Salzburg, lithograph by Leopold Rottmann after a drawing by Georg Pezolt.

Welcome to Martin Randall Travel, the leading specialist in cultural holidays

Destinations

We offer the widest selection of tours in the UK, continental Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, India, China, Japan, the Americas and Australasia.

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Japanese Garden, by Mortimer Menpes, publ. 1901.

Themes

We offer an unequalled range of tours and events focusing on archaeology, architecture, art, gastronomy, history, houses and gardens, literature and drama, music, ballet and opera, and walking.

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‘The Singers’, engraving c. 1840 after T. Rombouts.

Holiday types

We have over three hundred tours and events in fifty different countries, and they range from single-day seminars to seventeen days in Peru.

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Budapest, Parliament House, early-20th-century watercolour.

Expert lecturers

Our lecturers are selected with great care. Their scholarship is unimpeachable but their ability to communicate their learning is equally important.

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Photo of Dr Jeffrey Miller.

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Art in the Netherlands Rembrandt, Vermeer, Van Gogh

15 - 21 Oct 2017 £2,660
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The Cathedrals of England Ely, Lincoln, Durham, York, Coventry, Gloucester, Bristol, Wells, Salisbury, Winchester

18 - 26 Oct 2017 £2,610
Durham Cathedral, engraving in The English Provinces, 1888.
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Whether the theme is music, gardens, history or architecture I become totally absorbed in all these subjects, lapping up all the knowledge I can glean from your excellent lecturers. I take frequent notes that when home, combined with all my photographs, create a thorough account of the tour with lasting memories.

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Ladies of the Minoan Court, after a painting by John Duncan, c. 1910.

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