Unpackaged Travels 

TEXTILES, ARTS, CULTURE
Small group tours for friendly like-minded travellers

Explore the material culture, architecture, and history of traditional societies
We excel at sensitively curated travel experiences

We hope you'll join our tight-knit worldwide travel community!

During COVID-19,  join us for virtual lectures on art, history, and textiles of your favourite destinations.

Acclaimed speakers. Cost recovery or free. 

Take a look at our REAL travel offerings in 2021 and beyond. Space is extremely limited. 

where will you go next? 

  • 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

Ready to travel again?  Our recent info session answers your questions.

Where are you looking to go? When? What to look for in a cancellation/rebooking policy? 

Why E.Y.H.O.? 

Don't take it from us

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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.”

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A fast disappearing microcosm of hereditary bankers built lavish mansions that provided a base for unique culture, arts and crafts, and distinctive cuisine.

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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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A frank assessment of the travel scene ahead, including how to safeguard your health and investment. A preview of our five group tours beginning Oct 2021. 

Warrior Queens of India 1200-1600 CE

Extraordinary odds called for extraordinary feats of valour

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Inside the invisible world of Arab scent

The most evocative of personal adornment leaves little or no trace over time

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2020 in Photos

A year we will never forget. Pour yourself a drink, put your feet up, and reminisce along with us. 

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Diwali during a pandemic

Come on into my home for a glimpse at a celebration of hope and light. 

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Ancient Indian water harvesting systems were also elaborate inverted temples to female deities

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Showcasing Socioprenuers

During pandemic times, we bring you inspiring stories of exceptional textile socioprenuers

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Uplifting Uzbekistan

Revival of traditional arts, crafts, and textiles of the Silk Road. Highlights of our 17 day tour. 

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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.

COVID-19 Appeal: Buy Direct from Weavers 

 Support Indian weavers 

As India struggles to contain the spread of COVID-19, weavers face unprecedented challenges.

Buy handwoven yardage and textiles.

Help them support themselves. 

It's not a donation or handout.

Your  purchase imparts 

dignity and empowerment. 

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Uzbekistan

Silk Road Textiles, Arts & Crafts, Mar 2021

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