Cultural tours for the discerning traveller

AlexKoller

Tours directed by Alex Koller, PhD

Alex was born in Vienna and has studied in Vienna, Salzburg and Cambridge. In Salzburg he gained his first degree in History of Art and Slavonic languages before continuing to Cambridge for a PhD in History of Art from Magdalene College where he also lectured and supervised.

Alex has been leading tours since 1998 and is an accomplished linguist, his experience ranges from Eastern Europe, Russia and the Himalayas to Japan and the Southeast Asia. His travels to the Far East have developed a keen interest in Buddhist art and architecture.

CITADELS OF TRANSYLVANIA

CITADELS OF TRANSYLVANIA

07 May - 14 May, 2014
£1450

The Transylvanian Saxons were first invited to settle in the foothills of the Carpathian... more

UPPER AUSTRIA

UPPER AUSTRIA

02 June - 09 June, 2014
£1850

During our time ‘ob der Enns’, above the River Enns, we will discover an area... more

ISTRIA: ARCHITECTURE ALONG THE ADRIATIC COAST

ISTRIA: ARCHITECTURE ALONG THE ADRIATIC COAST

22 May - 26 May, 2014
£1150

The cultural heritage of the region stretches from impressive Roman remains to some... more

BULGARIAN MONASTERIES

BULGARIAN MONASTERIES

20 September - 04 October, 2014
£2290

Carpeted in thick forest and studded with snow-capped peaks, Bulgaria’s natural... more