Manc-Holidays Travel with Harper Haye

The Taj Mahal

Born in Manchester, Harper Haye spent his working life in education. Having retired, he has now turned his hand to travel writing and regularly sets off with his best friend to explore pastures new. Harper travels with his wife, companion and best friend, to whom he has been married for many a year. He has two grown-up children, two grandchildren and enjoys baking bread, amateur photography, soap operas, old films, cheap wine, thrillers and, of course, travelling.
In between jaunts, Harper Haye lives in rural Wales.

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Passage through Rajasthan

Index of Main Posts:

Oradour-sur-Glane, France – April

Napflion, Greece – August

Cinque Terre – July (including Liguria, Portofino, Porto Venere and Genoa)

Venice – August  (including Lido and Verona)

Ostuni – August (including Puglia, Matera, Alberobello, trulli and Lecce)

Rome – August (including the Vatican City)

Vietnam – December  (including Hanoi)

Tallinn – February (Estonia)

Krakow – March  (including Auschwitz and Birkenau)

Andalusia – August (including Granada, Cordoba, Seville and Conil de la Frontera)

Lisbon, Portugal – May

Berlin – April  (including Potsdam)

Kalkan, Turkey – August

Beijing and Xi’an – March  (including Tianjin and Teda)

Sardinia – August  (including Alghero and Pula)

Normandy – October  (Deauville and surrounds)

Lithuania – February  (Vilnius)

Sicily – Late August (Taormina, Cefalu and surrounding areas)

Two weeks in Cairo – November

Aswan, Luxor and a cruise down the Nile – November

Escape into the Sahara – November

Ghent, Bruges and the Christmas Markets – December

Warsaw – January

Marrakech – February

Milan – an ideal Spring break – April 

Wrocław – four days in a beautiful city – November  

Argentina – Buenos Aires (i) 

Argentina – Puerto Madryn 

Argentina – Welsh Patagonia

Argentina – Ushuaia and the End of the World

Argentina – El Calafate

Argentina – Buenos Aires (ii) 

Bratislava, Salzburg and Vienna – May 2018

America – three Southwestern states : California, Arizona and Nevada – September 2018

Four Days in Gdansk – January 2019 

Passage through Rajasthan – February / March 2019




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