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Viva Andalucia

Nov 28, 2014 15:50 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Ramblers Worldwide Holidays PR & Promotions Manager Tony Maniscalco enjoyed both the presentations and the hospitality on offer at the recent ‘Taste of Andalucia’ event.

Decision Time in the Samaria Gorge

Nov 25, 2014 10:32 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays ​Octogenarian Gordon Davis wasn't daunted by the challenges of the tough Samaria Gorge. Preparation and attention to basics were key, as was an experienced guide.

Opening doors to business with our FREE Guide to Effective Direct Marketing

Nov 24, 2014 10:26 GMT Neopost Direct mail works – and with the help of Royal Mail and Neopost many businesses are now able to develop and implement really effective direct mail campaigns. Now Neopost has created a really useful FREE guide to effective Direct Marketing. The guide is packed full of great practical tips to help businesses make the most of this really powerful marketing tool.

Ancient remains on Santorini & Naxos

Nov 21, 2014 16:06 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Jenny Ridd joined us on a walking holiday in Greece, enjoying two weeks in the Cyclades Achipelago islands of Santorini and Naxos.

Top ten highlights in St. Petersburg – Part 1

Nov 21, 2014 15:38 GMT Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Situated at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea, St. Petersburg is known for being the ‘young city’ of Russia, having been founded in the early 18th century by Tsar Peter the Great. Despite being described as Russian’s most Western city, St. Petersburg is packed with stunning museums and monuments that epitomise the very best of Russian culture and architecture.

Getting Up Close and Personal with 'Monty' and his Friends...

Nov 19, 2014 10:35 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays ​Barry Trevis our in-house bird expert and bird tour leader with some tips on how you can get up close with some close relatives of 'Monty'.

All I want for Christmas is....

Nov 18, 2014 11:52 GMT Neopost Many apologies for raising the subject of Christmas while there are still leaves on the trees. I only do so because it is already November and many businesses will now be agonising over the perennial Christmas card/e-card question.

Life on the Vertical in the Sorrento Peninsula

Nov 18, 2014 09:47 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays ​Martin Hesp, Editor-at-Large at the Western Morning News, recently joined our 'Exploring the Sorrento Peninsula' holiday. Here’s his report of the trip.

Walking the Ypres Salient

Nov 13, 2014 17:24 GMT Ramblers Worldwide Holidays Annette Cotter led this tour for us in September and wrote this thoughtful piece. The fighting at Flanders Fields and the cost of war is very much in our minds this week. If you would like to experience for yourself the heritage of this part of Europe, there are four more holiday departures next year, starting from May 2015.

Cruising with Fred. Olsen – 'Bringing the world closer to you'

Nov 11, 2014 14:04 GMT Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Many people would agree that one of the worst parts about travelling is, well, the actual process of travelling. Long train rides; traffic jams and endless hours in airplane seats are all things that we have come to accept as part of the journey. Fortunately, this isn't strictly true; there’s a way to travel without being uncomfortable – getting on a cruise!