BBC2’s Great Continental Railway Journeys

Created: 30 October 2013

Fans of BBC2’s Great Continental Railway Journeys cannot help but have been inspired by the colourful history and dramatic beauty of Michael Portillo’s native Spain. Rail travel experts, Ffestiniog Travel can replicate any of the itineraries featured in the series – adding extra destinations and personal preferences as required. Experience an Hispanic odyssey akin to Michael Portillo’s on a tailor-made, ten-day trip that costs from £1,055 pp. Price is based on two sharing and includes BA flights (London) or train to Madrid, onward rail travel Madrid to Gibraltar via Cordoba, Seville, Jerez, Ronda and Algeciras, excursions, and nine nights’ B&B in good-quality hotels.

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