If you’ve been touched by the loss of Nelson Mandela, walk in his footsteps with African specialist 2by2 Holidays.
Follow his ‘Long Walk to Freedom’ with your own driver/guide, starting in Johannesburg with a visit to the Old Fort Prison and the sprawling township of Soweto. Here you can visit his original home and significant memorials to the freedom struggle. Also Liliesleaf Farm and the Apartheid Museum.
Continue to his ancestral home in the Eastern Cape – site of the Nelson Mandela Museum – before continuing to Cape Town and Robben Island, where he was imprisoned for 27 years.
From £1,995 per person for 12-nights (any day departure), including flights from LondonHeathrow
2by2 Holidays is also offering an escorted tour - 31 August and 12 September 2014 that includes the beautiful Kirstenbosch Gardens.
A once in a lifetime opportunity to view the magnificent wildflowers of South Africa and world famous Kirstenbosch Gardens in the company of the entertaining and experienced botanical guide – Keith Kirsten – ‘South Africa’s favourite gardener’.
Enjoy access to selected private gardens, ascend Table Mountain by cable car, view the beautiful Cape of Good Hope and visit the penguin colony at Boulders Beach. Explore the cuisine of Cape Town and enjoy wine tasting in Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, before relaxing in the small seaside town of Hermanus where whales come to breed.
From £2,995 per person for 14-nights, including flights from London Heathrow.
For full details contact 2by2 Holidays Tel: 01582 766122. www.2by2holidays.co.uk. Please quote ‘Foody Traveller’.
Flavours Holidays have been organizing cooking holidays in Italy since 1998. Here is their recipe for crostata!
Flavours Holidays recipe for cooking vacations combines taking guests to stay in amazing private villas in some of the most beautiful areas of Italy (including Tuscany, Sicily, Puglia, Amalfi and Venice), learning various Italian dishes from some of the best local cooks and having great fun exploring the local area.