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

An interview with John Shepherd

30 March 2023

When you take an ancient world tour with Andante, our Guide Lecturers are the ones that truly make the experience - and we know this from your valued feedback, which shows us time and time again that it is their knowledge, insight and charisma that makes our trips so very…

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Discover Ancient Glassmaking

14 February 2023

If you're looking for a unique day out in the UK, why not join expert Guide Lecturer Dr Denise Allen in Hampshire for an exploration into the ancient art of glassmaking. Taking place at Quarley, near Andover, this day-long experience will see you enjoy lectures from Denise on ancient glassmaking…

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Vote for us to win a Wanderlust award

28 September 2022

We are delighted to have been nominated in the 21st annual Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards for Best Tour Operator. To cast your vote for us, click the button below and complete the form, and when you get to question No.14 just select 'Andante' from the list. 

Everyone who votes in…

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Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Pompeii

19 August 2022

The Italian archaeological site of Pompeii has been one of our best-selling tour destinations for years now, decades, in fact, and we have rounded up everything you need to know about Pompeii. On this page, we will discuss topics that range from how the Vesuvian victims died to what life…

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12 Ultimate Travel Experiences

20 April 2022

After two years of 'armchair travelling', many of us are now turning our attention back to our travel wish-lists and the ultimate experiences we wish to have. With international travel now easier than it has been for quite some time, why not consider finally booking that once in a lifetime…

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In Memory of Dr Neil Faulkner

21 March 2022

The death of Neil Faulkner on the 4th of February was a considerable blow to the world of progressive archaeology and, in particular, to those who worked with him in the field, as an educator and as a tour leader.  

Neil had been a valued colleague of Andante Travels for…

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