Testimonials

The outstanding highlight was the visit to Villa Cicogna. Count Jacopo Cicogna was inspiring and incredibly hospitable. Both gardens and house were immensely memorable...

GI Italian Lakes 2018

The hotel on Lake Maggiore was absolutely outstanding: faultless in all respects - and quiet!

GI Italian Lakes 2018

We must say how wonderful both Jennie & Annie were in looking after us. Would hope to meet them again....

GI Italian Lakes 2018

Thank you very much for a wonderful trip...

GI Italian Lakes 2018

I have to say how exceptional both Jenny & Annie were in their roles as tour leader & tour host. We felt very privileged having them looking after us...

GI Italian Lakes 2018

The owners all went out of their way to be the perfect hosts with great enthusiasm...

Tamar Valley 2018

The tour leaders were great: informative and friendly....

Tamar Valley 2018

This tour was particularly successful (for me!): right balance of large & small; conventional & not; all interesting...

Tamar Valley 2018

Keep Helen Yemm and Sophieke Piebenga on all your tours - both are excellent!

Telegraph Lakeland 2018

I was very hesitant about this tour because it was local and did seem very expensive. However, as always, the high standard makes the cost worthwhile....

Telegraph Lakeland 2018

A wonderfully varied collection (of gardens); all stunning in their different ways...

Telegraph Lakeland 2018

Everything exceeded our expectations...

Telegraph Lakeland 2018

I would like to say how amazing Sophie & Helen were…

Telegraph Lakeland 2018

Wonderful gardens with very kind, charming and knowledgeable owners, all extremely interesting and a joy to visit - thank you.

Hortus Netherlands 2018

Wonderful looking hotel designed with originality & flair. Fun to be in...

Hortus Netherlands 2018