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Host your own Burns Night

This Saturday, January 25th, marks the birthday of world-renowned Scottish poet, Robert Burns.

Burns Night is both, a celebration and homage to Scotland's favourite son - characterised famously by traditional Burns Suppers - tremendous feasts of Haggis and other national delicacies. With...

European Adventure....Brno to Bratislava

So, it's raining when we leave Brno - which incidentally looks very bland and uninviting from the outside, but hides an intriguing Old Town, offering an authentic Czech ambiance, within. As we negotiate between the trams and the potholes in the road, we begin our 90 minute journey to Bratislava...

A 7 day journey around Europe - first stop Brno

I flew from Paris to Prague with Air France - good airline? Yes, I'd say so. Despite paying less than an un-named UK budget airline, I received one free checked in bag AND free tea/coffee and pastry on my early morning flight, all served by a very charming French airline steward who went by the...

Academic

"They say travel broadens the mind; but you must have the mind" G.K. Chesterton 1921

At Bright Horizon Travel our purpose is to help everyone to achieve this aim. Travel is the best enhancer of academic studies for all ages. We listen carefully to your brief before tailoring a programme which will open wide the learning possibilities for intellectually curious adults and young people alike.

Experienced lecturers and specialist visits including behind the scenes access at private collections, museums, universities and galleries are all possible, and will add a deeper understanding of the chosen subject. Careful and detailed planning will find participants immersed in the enriching educational experience.

Archaeology

Explore Scotland’s rich heritage of more than 100,000 archaeological sites and landscapes.

Tuscany Painting

Where the beauty of the land meets the remarkable art cities of Florence, Siena and Arezzo, in a unique cultural atmosphere.