We know Home readers love being at, well, home but a fun trip to broaden your horizons is always something to consider, isn’t it?For the first time ever, you can travel abroad to one of three exciting destinations with the Home team. Cook with us in Greek tavernas in the small town of Molyvos on the island of Lesbos in Greece, visit inspirational gardens (including the Chelsea Flower Show) in the UK, or learn to paint with chalk paint guruAnnie Sloan in a French château. How cool is that? Just book, we’ll do the rest.
Visit the Chelsea Flower Show – and more!
WHAT A gardening enthusiast’s dream come true, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show sees the hub of the British Isles showing off in all its blooming splendour. Besides a sight-seeing tour of London, you’ll also get to explore the Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, RHS Garden Wisley, Chelsea Physic Garden, Stowe Gardens, Hever Castle & Gardens, Sissinghurst Castle & Gardens and The Roman Baths. A fantastic combination of beauty and culture!
WHERE London and surrounds, UK
WHEN 20–27 May 2019
COST From R42 250*
INCLUDES Flights to and from London, all accommodation, entry into the gardens and a sight-seeing tour.
The art of Greek cooking
WHAT Hosted in association with The Talking Table, this trip is one for the foodies. Set against the azure backdrop of the Aegean Sea, you’ll get the chance to learn the art of Greek cooking in the best family-owned tavernas and kitchens in this idyllic seaside town. Join small groups to make Greek meatballs, dolmades and baklava, make your own cheese, then relax on the beach or do some sight-seeing in the afternoon. In the evenings, dinner is served in the garden of The Talking Table villa. Watch the sun go down and truly experience the Greek feeling of “kefi” – true enjoyment of life.
WHERE Molyvos on the island of Lesbosin Greece
WHEN 7–15 June 2019
COST R35 500 (per person sharing a double room); R41 500 (single)*
INCLUDES All cooking courses, flights and transport to and from Mytilini Airport on Lesbos PLUS accommodation, breakfast and dinner daily.
Annie Sloan masterclass in France
WHAT So you think you can paint? Wait till you attend a masterclass presented by international chalk paint guru Annie Sloan in France! You will learn a variety of paint techniques in a series of private workshops with Annie – but rest assured that there will be more than enough downtime to explore the French countryside, food markets and flea markets.
WHERE Lorgues, south-east France
WHEN October 2019
COST To be confirmed
INCLUDES Three full-day workshops with Annie Sloan, sightseeing tours and flights PLUS accommodation, breakfast and dinner daily.
*All tours exclude visas, travel insurance and pocket money.
Prices are subject to change due to fluctuations in the exchange rate.
HOW TO BOOK
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