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The 2022 gift guide

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For something that won’t fit in a stocking

Over the last year, we’ve been working closely with WSJ+ to bring you—their members—an exclusive selection of some of our most extraordinary trips and expeditions. And together, we’ve helped you to see the world in all its wonder.

And now, this festive season, we’d like to celebrate this collaboration – by offering five exhilarating trips we’ve created together, all of which you can browse (and book) below.

And as a final thank you, we’d like to offer you something special. With each trip you take or every trip you gift, Black Tomato will gift you, in turn, a complimentary experience, from a traditional Japanese tea ceremony to a dinner beneath the stars in the Moroccan desert.

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#1 Kenya: the safari of a lifetime

Kenya is the world’s most celebrated safari destination. And for good reason. On this eight-night adventure, you’ll set out across rolling plains by 4X4, foot and on horseback, all to spot the Big Five in their majestic natural habitat. You’ll also get stuck into crucial conservation projects and take plenty of time to unwind in luxury safari lodges.

As a festive gift, WSJ+ members will enjoy a complimentary Maasai beading lesson from skilled local artisans.

Prices start from $6,600 per person including all experiences, guides and hotels.

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Kenya safari
Bariloche Ar

#2 Argentina: from Buenos Aires to Bariloche

This seven-night journey will take you from the bold, bright center of Buenos Aires to the unparalleled scenic beauty of Bariloche. You’ll experience everything the country has to offer, from learning to dance the tango and crafting authentic empanadas to kayaking across glacial lakes and mountain biking through ancient woodlands.

As a festive gift, WSJ+ members will enjoy a complimentary closed-door Asado dinner experience.

Prices start from $7,350 per person including all experiences, guides and hotels.

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Tuscany countryside

#3 Italy: Live la dolce vita

Tuscany, Sorrento and Amalfi are an irresistible trio. This eight-night trip is all about sampling delicious Italian food and wine, exploring perfectly preserved historic towns, and cooling off in serene Mediterranean waters. And that’s all between unwinding at some of Italy’s most beautiful hotels.

As a festive gift, WSJ+ members will enjoy a complimentary Tuscan tour by bicycle, followed by a private gelato tasting experience.

Prices start from $6,100 per person including all experiences, guides and hotels.

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Japan

#4 Japan: a cultural discovery

Japan is a place where ancient traditions and modern worlds collide. And you’ll go right to its heart. On this twelve-night trip, you’ll learn the way of the samurai, visit sumo stables, take tea with geishas, ride the world-famous bullet train and be transported to the isolated beauty of Naoshima Island.

As a festive gift, WSJ+ members will enjoy a complimentary private tea ceremony, held at one of Kyoto’s finest traditional tea houses.

Prices start from $12,650 per person including all experiences, guides and hotels.

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Morocco desert picnic

#5 Morocco: from medinas to mountains

On this seven-night journey, you’ll make contact with the beating heart of Morocco. Zigzag through the centuries-old streets of Marrakech’s medina, explore bustling souks, take a street food tour, and join an expert perfumier to learn how to make your own. That’s before you travel to the Atlas Mountains – and beyond – to the sands of the Agafay Desert, where sunrise hot-air balloon flights, camel rides and local Berber villages await.

As a festive gift, WSJ+ members will enjoy a complimentary dinner in the desert, beneath a sky full of stars.

Prices start from $5,000 per person including all experiences, guides and hotels.

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HOW IT WORKS

A quick introduction what we do and how our website works

#1
Get inspired & get in touch

Our website is a mood board, and our trips are here for inspiration. Browse, mull it over, and inquire.

 

#2
Your dedicated Travel Expert

One of our Travel Experts will devise an itinerary based on your inquiry, budget, group size, and desires.

 

#3
We’ll tailor your trip

Our trips are entirely bespoke. You can make alterations and work together until your itinerary is perfect.


We are clients for life

It is worth every penny to have an expert plan a trip like this. We are clients for life. Thanks for everything!

Amy, a Black Tomato traveler

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