Tag Archives: Garden tours

Garden Tour: Centennial Chelsea Flower Show

If there is a ‘bucket-list’ horticultural event, this is it! Join us as we celebrate the centennial of the world’s greatest flower show. Enjoy full access to opening day at this spectacular event so tied to British culture. Except during times of war, the Flower Show has been held on the grounds of the Royal [...]

A Glorious Match: Collette Vacations and the Royal Horticultural Society

Greetings I would like to invite you to experience the most unprecedented gardens from across the globe with Collette Vacations and the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). Collette is honored to announce an exclusive partnership with the world’s leading horticultural organization, RHS. Collette has been selected by RHS to create and operate a full line of [...]

New Europe tour features Floriade but with a military twist

Gardeners and history buffs will find something to “delight” in new Dutch & Belgium tour. In a recent press release, Collette announced the launch of another new Europe tour featuring Floriade 2012, a major world horticultural expo which only occurs every 10 years. Collette’s 11-day Dutch & Belgium Delights joins Netherlands, Belgium, and Paris tour giving itinerary [...]

Floriade is a flower lovers paradise

For sun-deprived New Englanders like me who haven’t seen green grass in months, this sounds like heaven. Floriade is a World Horticultural Expo staged once every TEN years in the Netherlands. During the period from April until mid-October 2012, the sixth anniversary of Floriade will be held. “100 acres, 100,000 flowers, 30 country exhibitions, wine tastings, [...]