Asian Encounters

It’s the Asian Century and this exciting, dynamic continent is right on our doorstep, inviting exploration. Experience Asia’s thriving contemporary arts scene, traditional culture and history, and marvel at the unique coexistence of ancient and modern in peaceful harmony. This region is brimming with creativity, innovation and vibrancy. And of course there’s the cuisine…

Bhutan: the Last Himalayan Kingdom

Mountains and Monasteries

with Joyce Morgan

07–21 October 2017 (15 days)

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Kyoto

Nara – Kyoto

with Renaissance Tours

19–24 October 2017 (6 days)

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The Critic’s Choice: China and Taiwan

Contemporary Art in Taipei and Beijing, Plus Hong Kong Art Week

with John McDonald

15–25 March 2018 (11 days)

**NOW OPEN FOR SALE**

Hong Kong Art Week 2018

Hong Kong

with James Cao

25–29 March 2018 (5 days)

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Serendipitous Sri Lanka

Ancient Cities, Colonial Heritage, Wildlife and Nature

with Richard Mendis

20 April – 06 May 2018 (17 days)

Boasting no fewer than eight UNESCO World Heritage sites, and listed as one of the top 10 biodiversity hotspots of the world, Sri Lanka is…

Spring Gardens of Japan

Kyoto, Kanazawa and Hokkaido

with Jennifer Stackhouse

30 May – 13 June 2018 (15 days)

**NOW OPEN FOR SALE**

Singapore Garden Festival 2018

Singapore

with Helen Young

20–25 July 2018 (6 days)

**NOW OPEN FOR SALE**

Hidden Art Spaces of Northern Japan

Tokyo to Sapporo

with John McBride, AM

04-18 September 2018 (15 days)

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Persian Paradox

From Ancient Persepolis to Modern Iran

with Christopher Allen

25 September – 08 October 2018 (14 days)

From Tehran in the north to Isfahan and Yazd in the centre and Shiraz in the south, explore the extraordinary historical, archaeological and cultural legacy…

Journey Along the Silk Road

Xi'an to Kashgar

with Joyce Morgan

07–29 October 2018 (23 days)

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