Awesome sites, stunning landscape, rich culture, fascinating history, delectable cuisine, exotic shopping... Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam has it all. Join Sara Irwin, the past manager of ROM's Asian collections, on this unforgettable journey across three enchanting nations proclaimed by the French in 1887 as “Indochine”.
As the festive season approaches, our final ROMbus trip of the year takes us to the historic Distillery District, where Christmas brings lights, colour and magic.
Discover wonderful, but less familiar, Northeast Italy with ROMtravel and Ken Bartlett. From Bologna to the mainland suburbs of Venice, we’ll visit Palladian villas, fabulously frescoed churches, grand palaces and also savour the region’s excellent food and wine.
Sail along the protected east shore and south islands of Haida Gwaii. Observe abundant wildlife. Walk among ancient forests and villages. Learn of the unique biological past of these islands. Share in traditional Haida foods. Enjoy the art, ceremonial life and history of the Haida First Nation.
Japan has always intrigued and fascinated. It is, at the same time, one of the oldest and most modern of civilizations. Closed to westerners for centuries, it was labelled mysterious and exotic. It is a complex and rewarding destination and ROMtravel will unravel its diversity, intricacy, colour, culture and food.