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  • Nuremberg, watercolour by William Callow (1812–1908).
  • Montecute House, Somerset, lithograph 1842.
  • San Sebastian, wood engraving c. 1860.
  • Watercolour by Carlton A. Smith fromThe Times of India Annual 1935

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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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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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A print published in 1897 after 'A Schubert Evening in a Vienna Salon' by Julius Schmid

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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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Amsterdam Theatre

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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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Connoisseur’s Prague Art, architecture & design, with privileged access

Prague, Charles Bridge, watercolour by B. Granville Baker, publ. 1923.
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Modern Art on the Côte d’Azur Europe’s greatest concentration of classic modern art

21 - 27 Dec 2017 £2,780
Nice, etching c. 1925 by Frederick Farrell
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Martin Randall Travel employ extraordinary lecturers that enrich your traveling experiences immensely by providing the background to allow you to best appreciate what you're seeing. Their tour managers smooth any problems with their attentiveness and local knowledge.

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Kraków, St Florian Gate, steel engraving c. 1850.

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Roman wall painting colour.

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Arch of Septimus of Rome


Copenhagen, Rosenborg Palace, engraving c. 1850.