From the great art and design museums of the world to key contemporary art fairs and cutting-edge architecture, these tours take an in depth look at the visual arts.
Visit the studios of five leading Australian artists, explore the history and artistic heritage of the ‘Hill End school’, all amid fine scenery.
Take an in-depth look at one of Europe’s most cultured and dynamic capitals, and explore nearby Leipzig and Dresden.
Explore of one of Europe’s most enigmatic cities in depth, where an understanding of a complex past leads to an appreciation of modern Berlin.
Marvel at masterworks from the National Gallery in London and admire High Country gardens in springtime, on this tour to Canberra and the Monaro.
Follow the life and works of Frank Lloyd Wright, one of the greatest all-time geniuses of architecture, on a trail through America’s Midwest.
From prehistoric icemen to the tragedy of World War I, all set in the majestic landscapes of Friuli, the Dolomites and the Veneto.
Get to know Australia in depth, from Indigenous culture in the Grampians to the Silo Art trail and a private visit of Paul Bangay’s own garden, Stonefields.
Travel with the Australian Book Review, Australia's leading arts and literary review magazine, through Germany and The Netherlands.
Travel through the Moorish kingdoms of Andalusia, explore imperial Madrid and be energised by modernista Barcelona.
Discover the Byzantine and Ottoman worlds, whose dazzling churches, palaces and mosques captured the imagination of Western Europe.
Enjoy the unique combination of art, design and nature in Italy, from Renaissance villas to extraordinary baroque gardens.
Discover Russia’s culture and art through its rich and tumultuous history, from the medieval Kievan Rus to the tsars and Perestroika.
Understand fashion and design from its earliest beginnings to the modern day, with fine dining and high culture, in the inimitable New York City.
Northern Spain feels like a country apart, and in many ways, it has been. Travel from East to West in Spain, roughly adhering to the Pilgrim’s route.
Extend your knowledge of the Iberian Peninsula, visiting medieval and modern sites, and exploring Portugal’s Age of Discovery.
An in-depth look at the remarkable cultural heritage of Europe’s Atlantic-facing nation, a beguiling mix of history, seafaring and great natural beauty.
Discover an astounding cultural renaissance, cut short by war and revolution. This is Boris Pasternak’s Doctor Zhivago on a platter.
Travel the Baltic by ferry and train, exploring the mix of influences that have forged a unique cultural identity expressed in art, architecture and design.
An overlooked jewel among Asia’s diverse destinations, with a thriving arts scene, a visible and vibrant traditional culture with cosmopolitan influences.
Enjoy Tasmania’s internationally-recognised pristine landscapes and vibrant visual arts scene, underpinned by a complex history.
Get to know Victoria’s fabulous regional galleries and the complex history of Victoria, from colony to the goldfields and beyond.
Follow the footsteps of travellers past, journeying through the Silk Road cities and villages that linked Europe and the Far East.
Unpack your bags and explore the history, art and architecture of the city that ruled the Mediterranean for more than 1,000 years. Timed to avoid the crowds.
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