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Are We There Yet? Family Travel

Are we there yet? That familiar refrain is part of the cultural lexicon of the art and science of traveling with children. Being a good traveler is something best learned early in life, and parents can help ensure that children enjoy their family trips to the utmost with a little planning. Along the way, parents also make their own time spent in the airplane or in the car more enjoyable and less stressful. If you …

Autumn Foliage in New England and Cape Cod

Enjoy the tranquil backroads of Vermont, the monumental mansions of Rhode Island, gingerbread cottages of Martha’s Vineyard, and the history of Boston while taking in the best autumn colors New England has to offer.

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13 Meals (5 dinners, 1 lunch and 7 breakfasts) Round trip airport transfers City tour of Boston with a local guide including the Freedom Trail and Boston Common See Plymouth Rock, where our forefathers first landed on American soil On…

2018 Rose Parade Anaheim

Southern California welcomes in 2018 with a celebration not to be missed — The Tournament of Roses Parade and the Rose Bowl Game!

The bands, floats and equestrians start the day as they travel down Colorado Boulevard; then, two of the top college teams in the country meet in the Rose Bowl.

Packages available including hotel, reserved seating, parade float construction viewing and ground transportation.

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December 30 – January 2, 2018 at the WYNDHAM…

New England Rails and Sails Autumn Foliage

Tour the length and breadth of New England from mountain hamlets to seaside villages in this leaf peeping tour of the northeast.

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14 Meals (5 dinners, 1 lunch and 8 breakfasts) Round trip airport transfers Visit Kennebunkport, one of Maine’s coastal jewels Free time in Portland, Maine with its vibrant waterfront Full day touring in Acadia National Park to the top of Cadillac Mountain with its breathtaking seascapes and the unique under-water cavern at…

CDMX & COLONIAL TOWNS – Pueblos Magicos

Make of Mexico the excuse for your next vacation and get your senses ready for an experience full of magic, color and warmth. Mexico will surprise you every time with new experiences: a different flavor, a new adventure, a spot waiting for centuries to enchant you…

Come and fall in love with Mexico!

Itinerary

Day 1 MEXICO CITY
Ballet Folklorico de Mexico
Fine Arts Palace – Palacio Bellas Artes.

A fascinating capital that beguiles its

10 Ways to Make Coming Home From a Trip More Pleasant

You drag in your suitcases and other assorted paraphernalia (especially if you have been on a car trip), drop it all in the middle of the floor, and collapse onto the couch. Your trip was amazing in every way but now you are home, and you are exhausted. After several years of travel, here’s what I have learned that makes that coming home part of the trip a little less painful.

Before you leave on

Ohio River Cruise

Experience the picturesque waterways of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers on this 11-day adventure. Your journey begins at the Gateway Arch Riverfront in St. Louis and continues to the historic river port town of Cape Girardeau. In Paducah, view the more than 50 life-sized panoramic murals that decorate the shoreline and paint a vivid picture of the city’s past. Visit the John James Audubon Museum in Henderson, featuring many original oil and watercolor paintings created …

Cumberland River Cruise

Cruise from Nashville to St. Louis, following the Cumberland and Mississippi Rivers on a route of adventure and captivating history. Admire the most picturesque scenery in the American Heartland, including the Kentucky Lakes and rolling landscape of 170,000 acres of protected forest. Enjoy guided excursions such as the legendary Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Travel to Dover and receive a private tour of the historic battleground where Ulysses S. Grant won his first major Union …

Complete Mississippi River Cruise

Relax and enjoy the passing landscapes as we make our way along the Mississippi River from New Orleans, LA to St. Paul, MN. As you visit 10 states in 22 days, experience life as it once was on the western frontier. Starting in Lower Mississippi, explore southern plantations, stately antebellum houses, and Civil War battlefields. In Memphis, known for Blues and barbeque, immerse yourself in the rich culture of one of the mid-South’s most vibrant …

1,000 Places, Plus the Next Top 5 Emerging Destinations

Uncharted territory is a thing of the past, but there are still plenty of fabulous places to visit before they’re overrun by hordes of spring breakers.  And if there’s anyone who can predict the top 5 up-and-coming travel destinations, it’s Patricia Schultz, author of the New York Times Best Seller 1,000 Places to See Before You Die.

Best selling author Patricia Schultz at the Philadelphia Travel Expo

At a travel show earlier this year, …

Ireland Off-Season

Everyone wants to go to Ireland, and it seems that everyone wants to go in the summer. Now don’t get me wrong. There is much good to be said about the warm days of summer on the greenest of islands. However, fall, winter, and spring offer their own special charms, as well as being amazingly affordable times to travel. The scenery is still stunning, the people are still Irish (and maybe more so, relieved of the pressure …