How Political Tours came about

Nicholas Wood describes how the idea for Political Tours came about and how we run our tours. He was speaking with the Aussie politics website, The Big Smoke. How did you come up with the ideas for the...

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Tours for 2016

Our new brochure is out and we have a fascinating year ahead. There new tours to Cuba, Russia and Ukraine added to this year’s list of small group tours. We have nine scheduled departures as well...

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A Bespoke Travel Tour in the Accursed Mountains

Land Rover’s magazine OneLife travelled with us to one of the most remote parts of Europe this spring; Theth in Northern Albania. The result can be seen in this beautiful film which features Elizabeth...

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Political Tours in The Independent on Sunday

Former Independent Foreign Editor Ray Whitaker writes that “a political tour is the perfect way to get to grips with a nation’s recent history”. He joined us on our recent tour of Kosovo....

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Give a Political Tour as a Present

Our trips have had a huge impact on our customers, and could make an ideal present for a friend or relative. You can make a deposit of £250.00 a reserve a place for them on a tour or holiday. To book...

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US Elections Interview with ABC’s Geraldine Doogue

It is worth listening to this wonderful interview with Dorothy Button, one of our clients on the US election tour speaking with Geraldine Doogue on Australia’s Radio National. Dorothy speaks about...

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South Africa Tour Speakers

We are delighted to announce a list of some of South Africa’s most prominent figures among our speakers and guests for our South Africa Tour. 18 years after the end of apartheid Political Tours examines...

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BBC Radio 4′s “Excess Baggage”

Our North Korea tour was the recent focus of BBC Radio 4’s travel show Excess Baggage. Too bad the show has come to an end. You can hear John McCarthy  speaking with our director, Nicholas Wood, about...

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Interview with our Director Nicholas Wood

Nicholas Wood, Political Tours’ Director was recently interviewed by IdeaMensch, a website that spots new entrepreneurs. It’s a great insight into how the company was set up and what motivates...

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Bosnia & Serbia Tour in The Financial Times

Our Bosnia and Serbia tour was recently reviewed in the Financial Times. Twenty years since the outbreak of the war in Yugoslavia we examine the long-term impact of the conflict and see where Serbia and...

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