Alsace & the 25th European Patchwork Festival - 6 day craft holiday
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Immerse yourself in textiles & patchwork in the heart of the beautiful Alsace! Flights and accommodation included.
Enjoy the company and expertise of Mandy Shaw on this 6-day holiday where the highlight promises to be the 25th Carrefour Europeen du Patchwork. Historical buildings, village halls and places of worship are turned into galleries exhibiting over 1,200 textile works of art in the four villages of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines, Sainte Croix-aux-Mines, Liepvre and Rombach-le-Franc in the wonderful Val D'argent.
You'll stay in a characterful hotel in the charming Old Town of Colmar whose cobblestoned streets and winding canals are lined with half-timbered medieval and renaissance buildings. Easily explored on foot, Colmar has a wealth of shops selling high quality goods and local produce as well as first-class restaurants serving delicious Alsatian cuisine.
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What's included in the price?
Return flights between London and Basel
5 nights' hotel accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis
Welcome drink in the hotel on the first evening
4-day ticket to the Carrefour Europeen du Patchwork
Coach transfers between the airport and Colmar
Choice of morning and afternoon private coach transfers between the hotel & quilt show
The company and expertise of Mandy Shaw
The services of an experienced Arena Tour Manager
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Course Start DatesWednesday 11th September 2019
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