If you are interested in fair trade and are looking for an opportunity to meet the people behind the products, then these holidays are for you.
You'll learn something of the different cultures, visit development projects and sites of interest, meet a wide variety of people, and have your ideas of developing countries challenged. Our tours are much more than a holiday.
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Rachael and Simon from Traidcraft enjoy a Taste of Southern India! Traidcraft’s Product Manager Rachael Colquhoun and Key Account Manager Simon Pickersgill set off for India in January on a Meet the People tour. Rachael reports on the first week of their tour, revealing just how much of an adventure they are had… When I … Continue reading "Southern India: An Insider’s View"Continue reading
Alison Marsh headed off to Asia recently to explore our Western India tour. We caught up with her to find out how she got on: Few are strangers to the pearly white majesty of the Taj Mahal, just one of the amazing features you can discover during our Western India Tour. Whilst one of India’s … Continue reading "Western India: A sneek peak…"Continue reading
Where: India Trip: Crafts and Cotton of Western India How did the project start? This embroidery project was set up up in 1970 in the slum area of Gomtipur, Ahmedabad. It grew from work of the Spanish Dominican sisters who arrived in Ahmedabad in 1954. The sisters of St Mary’s are therefore both Indian and … Continue reading "Producer Highlight: St Mary’s Embroidery and Tailoring"Continue reading
In celebration of World Fair Trade Day (14 May, 2016) we wanted to share the stories of some of the most amazing women behind the products you’ll visit with us. So, time then to check out our top 4 fairtrade products and the women behind them: Vietnam – Crafts. We visit Mai handicrafts, an organisation set up in … Continue reading "Celebrating Women around the World"Continue reading
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