To get to know a destination, delve into its culture, sample its cuisine, immerse yourself in its daily life and understand its history. That way you’ll have a sense of place and this cultural immersion is guaranteed to enrich the things you see and experience on your custom-made trip and make them much more rewarding and memorable.
We’ve chosen some of the world’s most impressive cultural sights and foodie destinations, and we have also handpicked a number of less well-known gems that our experts feel should also be on your radar. It could be exploring Machu Picchu and lesser-known Inca sites in Peru, Mayan ruins at Chichen Itza or Maharaja palaces in India. Or maybe you’ve always wanted to see Angkor Wat in Cambodia or India’s Taj Mahal? We can take you off the beaten track to discover plenty of the world's other wonders too.
Talk to our experts about their favourite local dishes, and ask them how best to explore and experience these impressive icons and other cultural treasures, and where possible, without the crowds. They can advise on expert guides, and the best ways to bring these incredible destinations, historic sites and archaeological ruins to life - whether that's exploring bustling food markets with a local who will share their in-the-know secrets, or going on a private tour of an iconic landmark.
For more inspiration talk to our team of experts about how to satisfy your foodie and cultural cravings.