Grand Tour Le Corbusier

An 8 day pilgrimage to the most iconic works of pioneering Modernist architect Charles-Édouard Jeanneret in France. From Paris to Lyon, and from Marseille along the the Côte d’Azur, we will be traversing the length of the country by road and rail, exploring the grandeur, utopia and controversy of Le Corbusier’s sublime vision Next Departures… Read More

Fire, Water, Modernism

Fire, Water, Modernism is an immersive journey through the majestic post-war architecture of the City of London. We’ll discover the ancient origins of the City, and understand the ways the Square Mile’s historic boundaries, heritage and customs might have informed its modern planning. We will hear about the power and ceremony of London’s Medieval Guilds,… Read More

Poland Is Not Yet Lost

Life, Work, Death, and Architecture : an emotional journey through Poland’s first Millenium Next Departures : 8 to 13 May 2023 / 11 to 16 September 2023 6 to 11 May 2024 / 9 to 13 September 2024 Poland is one of the largest countries in Europe, steeped in the continent’s dramatic history and radiant… Read More

The Olive Harvest in Greece

Oil, toil, mud and sweat : do you have what it takes to experience the olive harvest in the Peloponnese ? Next Departures : 5 to 11 November 2023 / 12 to 18 November 2023 3 to 9 November 2024 / 10 to 16 November 2024 Each November, the olive fields of the Peloponnese echo with the sound of… Read More