Leader(s): Marilyn Bryce & Alan Prince Code: 00000 Holiday Type: Walking Ensuite Package Price: £425 Hotel: Abbot Hall Hotel Location: Grange-Over-Sands, South Lake District Contact Tel: 015395 32896 Email: [email protected] Enjoy some of the best scenery in the Lake District, visiting picturesque towns and villages and beautiful houses and gardens.
Our walks will take us longside lakes and rivers, and down woodland paths and fields, with time to admire the views and take photographs.
The bluebell woods in the Forest Of Dean are one of the best kept secrets in the UK’s landscape.
Come and experience a break away at our beautiful country house in the spring, and join your hosts for a time of exploring the beautiful woodlands and gardens of the Wye Valley and Royal Forest of Dean.
We are always on hand to offer advice if unsure and recommend that beginner students telephone prior to buying an extensive set of paints and equipment!For further information please telephone Sidholme Hotel on 01395 515104 Code: 00000 Holiday Type: Heritage Ensuite Package Price: £546 Hotel: Treloyhan Manor Hotel Location: St Ives, Cornwall Contact Tel: 01736 796240 Email: [email protected] John Wesley visited Cornwall 33 times — join us on a spiritual journey visiting many of the same places he did, including Gwennap Pit where he preached to 10,000 people!We will also walk along the beautiful South West Coastal path as we retrace some of his steps.She encourages a sociable, relaxed atmosphere where skills can develop and inspiration can grow.She sees her role as helping people to develop the ideas that interest them-projecting their own unique vision on paper while she offers practical solution to help that vision take shape more clearly. Feed your creative side, with this Watercolour Painting Holiday at Abbot Hall Hotel, with your expert leader Alison Drake.The terrain varies from delightful meadow land/river valleys, and sandy bays/pebble beaches, to cliffs and hills of up to 500 metres giving spectacular views.The walks are graded ‘moderate’ because you need a reasonable level of fitness. Follow the coast path from Beer to Branscombe Mouth and then inland around the quaint Branscombe village." we recommend you come prepared for all weathers, regardless of the month you visit.Comfortable walking boots are recommended, as is clothing for wet weather.This break will include walks through the Soudley bluebell woods and a visit to Lydney Park gardens, famous for its rhododendrons and home to Viscount Bledisloe.Transport is laid on for each visit, with stops at viewing points and the services of a knowledgeable local guide: bring your camera for some great shots of babbling brooks, woodlands, and wildlife!