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SCOTLAND TWO

The North Coast 500 & the Northern Isles

A wild and wonderful route tracing the most northern edge of mainland Scotland, we follow the North Coast 500 in and out of coastal tales and local echoes of history.

This tour also visits Orkney and Shetland for that truly Northern experience. Feel the difference.

20th June 2021: TOUR FULL

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$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

SOUTH WEST ENGLAND

Coastal Walking, Memories & Song 

Exploring this incredible Celtic coastline via the 630 mile long South West Coastal path, we dip into regional traditions, hear seaside song and taste local treats. A magical landscape filled with smuggling, mining and fishing histories.

 

Come and taste the salt on the air.

Next departure: 3rd July 2021

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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SOUTH EAST ENGLISH COAST

White Cliffs, a Cool Breeze & Historic Shifts

Witness to the battles of land and sea, this chalky path settles on the seismic stories of peoples past. 

Holiday making with an ice cream and a handle on how this region hosted the punctuation of so much of this England.  

Highlights: Brighton, Hastings, Dover

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

SOUTH WALES

Castles, Abbeys, Beacons & the Coast

Wales has more castles per square mile than any other country! Let us find out why.

But it has so much more that a fortified past. We will climb Pen Y Fan, meet the animals on the hillside, explore my favourite castles here and stand amid the breathtaking Tintern Abbey ruins.

With a quick stop along the Roman road, we hit the Pembrokeshire coastline and keep going.

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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FRANCE & SPAIN

Camino De Santiago - Frances: Transformational

They say of the challenge, when walking a Camino as a durational journey, that the first third is physical, the second third is mental, and the final third is spiritual.

This virtual tour will trace the route Frances, punctuated with personal experience, logistical tips, historical context and inspiration. Your chance to reminisce, plan to find your Camino. 

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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SCOTLAND THREE

Dumfries & Galloway & the Borders

This long contested land has been passed back and forth between the English and Scottish. Let us see how authors have been inspired by this undulating landscape.

Ancient rituals, aural traditions and all in a region people often pass through and don't stop. Let us take a good look!

Next departure: 23rd June 2021

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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ENGLISH HERITAGE

Bath & The Cotswolds

Exploring in the beautiful UNESCO heritage City of Bath, we learn about Regency architecture and take afternoon tea in the pump room. Visiting some of the iconic properties and villages of the Cotswolds we finish with a countryside ramble and a pint along the Cotswold Way. Quintessential England.

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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NORTH EAST ENGLAND

York, Yorkshire, Newcastle & Northumberland

From the Scottish Border to Morris dancing by the sea, finishing at York Minster, with a proper cup of Yorkshire Tea, we will come to appreciate why this region produces more Olympic Gold Medalists than any other area in Great Britain.

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

SCOTLAND ONE

Edinburgh to Skye

From the cities of the Central Belt we hike along the 96 miles to Fort William and the tallest mountain in the UK - Ben Nevis.

 

Let the many identities, languages and stories lift you up from this land through the voices of the locals and the joy of a wee dram of whisky. 

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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CHINA

Beijing & The Great Wall

Having lived in China for several years following the Olympics, Charlie has a unique perspective on traveling in China, both as a solo traveler, as well as working with groups.

Exploring the Capital city, renown for its cultural energy, we will dive into artist lead communities, taste fantastic local food, learn a little Mandarin and witness some of the most incredible sites of historic value. 

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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GREAT BRITAIN

National Canals & the Industrial Revolution

Industrial routes of commerce and trade, build through hard labor and now enjoyed as a space for relaxing and exploring this chunk of British history and heritage.

Engineering, cruising, walking and paddling. Let us seek the cultural practises of lengthsmen and gongoozlers.

Next departure: 30th June 2021

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT

Hiking, Cake, Literature and Lakeland Boating

The Lake District has been home to adventures and writers, artists and farmers. We listen to some incredible women's stories that reside here and explore the hiking trails. With prehistoric stone circles, incredible day hikes and plenty of pubs, this is a fabulous area to explore.

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

NORTH WALES

Farming, Fortification, Music & Mountains

This adventure explores the wild Snowdonia National Park, a craggy region woven together by waterfalls and trails. Mount Snowdon dominates this landscape, both in inspiration and aspiration.

 

The mighty Medieval Castle at Conwy leads us onto the Victorian resort town of Llandudno, with its historic pier. And not to forget, stops at Caernarfon Castle, Portmeirion & a Highland railway. See you on the bus!

 Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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SWITZERLAND

Geneva, Lauterbrunnen, Chateau d'Oex & Zurich

This trip takes us from Geneva to Zurich so we can indulge in local cheeses & walk the alpine trails. From the "Top of Europe", we can think about Switzerland's mythical footsteps, taste local flavours & breathe in the incredible views.

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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COMING SOON...

Staying Inspired, Informed & Connected

As Spring turns into Summer Charlie will continue to gather content for future virtual tours.

Watch this space for more information and click on the inquire link to sign up for updates.

Next departure: TBC

From:

$20 per device

Tours are 75 minutes plus time for Q&A with Charlie after.

10:30am PST // 1:30pm EST // 6:30pm UK

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