Magna Carta (Photo by Ash Mills)
Magna Carta (Photo by Ash Mills)

Wrapping Up 2021 With Our Expert Guides - Part Two

21 December 2021

As we prepare to enter 2022 and see what the new year holds, we have part two of our expert Guide Lecturers discussing their highlights of the past 12 months – along with a few inclusions from our valued Tour Managers, too. …

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Wrapping Up 2021 With Our Expert Guides - Part One

16 December 2021

2021 has been another challenging year, but one we were able to navigate safely and with confidence, while resuming our ancient world adventures alongside our fabulous expert Guide Lecturers. 

We recently caught up with a number of our guides who have led tours throughout the year and they shared memorable…

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Andante's Christmas Gift Guide - Books

29 November 2021

If you're starting to think about Christmas shopping, we have a few book recommendations that may delight any ancient-world enthusiast. Read on to discover our top picks for the holidays. …

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Sex & Death in Pompeii

25 October 2021

Pompeii is a fascinating destination to visit for a number of reasons, but there's nothing quite like exploring this sprawling site in the company of an expert guide as there are so many stories to uncover. Our very own Dr Eireann Marshall is no stranger to Pompeii and she has…

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Pompeii's Human Remains

19 October 2021

Perhaps the most exciting discoveries are the most gruesome. The new excavations in Pompeii have revealed more bodies than have been found in decades and have done so just when modern technologies have developed, which allows us to study the lives of individuals through their skeletal remains.

What makes…

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Our 2nd Edition Brochure For 2022/23 Is Here

16 September 2021

We are delighted to announce that our second edition brochure for 2022/23 is finally here. Featuring some fantastic special offers for early bookers, tours with zero single supplement spaces and a few new destinations, we're particularly excited about this offering as we make our way through the rest of 2021.…

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Four Ways To Do Pompeii

27 August 2021

Pompeii is a destination that's always changing and often in the news. There are either new sites opening up or new discoveries being made, and we always find something to grab our interest each time we take tour groups there. 

Whether you've always wanted to wander Pompeii's ancient streets, following…

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The Best Ancient Amphitheaters & Theatres To Visit

23 June 2021

If you're fascinated by archaeology and history, you'll probably know that visiting an ancient amphitheatre is an incredible experience – there's nothing quite like standing in the very spot that once played host to chariot races and gruesome gladiatorial battles. To help inspire your next ancient world adventure, we've rounded…

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The Secret of Petra by Nick Jackson

25 May 2021

There is no more fitting a finale to an Andante Jordan tour than arriving at sunset ready to explore Petra. Despite the fact all guests are familiar with images of some of what they will experience the next day (and the one after that), the sheer majesty and mystery of…

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