Indian Artisans COVID appeal

Help Indian artisans weather the next few months 

Thanks to our wonderful E.Y.H.O. community, we donated over USD 5000 to rural artisanal families in Kutch!

where will you go next? 

E.Y.H.O. Custom Travel 

We hear you. As travel reopens, Europe, Canada, and the U.S. look safer than India and Africa. 

Did you know we have customised many trips to these destinations for our private clients?  

With deep knowledge and connections to local suppliers, we can deliver your wish list - safely. 

So grateful for the fantastic trip you planned for us in Turkey- memories that will last forever! - S. Allison, CA

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when you're ready

 

Our group tours focus on textiles and material culture of traditional societies

for small groups of friendly like-minded travellers

We excel at sensitively curated travel experiences

We hope you'll join our worldwide travel community!

During COVID-19,  join us for virtual lectures on your favourite pastimes and destinations.

Acclaimed speakers. Cost recovery or free. 

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— Mary-Lou S., Washington

“The textile tour of Gujarat-Kutch-Rajasthan was one of the top events of my life, exceeding my fondest expectations.”

  • January 2022

    Gujarat Stepwells and Textiles

    The ultimate textile lover's tour! Explore a part of India that very few have the chance to see. With added water architecture of stepwells.

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    October 12-26, 2021

    Uzbekistan's

    Silk Road

    In-depth exploration of the Silk Road's architecture, textiles, arts, and crafts. Filling up fast - 4 spots left. 

  • October 2021

    Morocco deserts, arts and crafts

    Journey deep into a country of shifting sands, centuries of history, and a passionate crafts culture. A delight for all your senses.

  • March 2022

    Sikh Temples 

     Kashmir Textiles 

    Sikhism's holiest temples and mightiest forts. With incomparable textiles of Kashmir. Scholar-led. 

  • February 2022

    South India

    Temples and Tea

    Hidden enclaves of Tamil Nadu and Kerala. History, culture, architecture, and Ayurveda

  • Late 2022 onwards

    Indonesia, Japan and Madagascar

    Material culture, wildlife, and textiles . . . more unique destinations for that twinkle in your eye

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In traditional societies, textiles placed on the head play an important role in every aspect of a person’s life, from birth to death. 

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Delving into the Silk Road

Textiles, arts, and crafts tell an enduring tale of one of humankind's most important arteries of culture and trade.

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