Garden Travel: Past Trips & Tours - 2014


2014 Trips & Tours

“An Andalusian Odyssey: Palaces Patios & Gardens of Southern Spain”
April 26-May 7, 2014

Travelers enjoyed great palace gardens, Medieval castles, picturesque hilltop villages, Moorish ruins, and fabulous food from Seville to Lisbon on this multicultural odyssey. A special pre-tour to the city of Madrid was offered as well.

“The Fairyland Palaces & Gardens of Portugal in the Springtime”
May 7-19, 2014

This thirteen-day adventure began in Lisbon and moved North, with stops including Sintra, Obidos, Coimbra, and Porto before returning south to Cascais and Lisbon. From the grand estate garden to the Port vineyards to the museums of Lisbon, there was something for all the senses.

“Madeira: The Flower & Garden Island of the Atlantic”
May 19-24, 2014

The unique climate and landscape of this magical garden island off the African Coast provided travelers with an abundance of horticultural experiences. Towering sea cliffs, terraces of sub-tropical gardens, cable car vistas, historic markets, and palatial quintas make this island into a bit of paradise.

“Princely, Public & Private Gardens of Berlin & Potsdam”
September 16-23, 2014

The rich, tumultuous, and often tragic history of Germany was on full display for travelers exploring everything from the expansive domains of Prussian kings to the city gardens of modern-day Berliners.