Grand Voyages

The Wonders of Asia

Hong Kong is one of the most contemporary cities on the Asian continent and is a focal point for international business and finance. Beach lovers should be sure to schedule a stop on Thailand’s largest island, Phuket, known for its spectacular panoramas and cultural experiences. Known as the “Queen of the Arabian Sea”, Cochin (or Kochi) in India’s Kerala state, holds fabulous old cultural icons including a Jewish community with seven synagogues dating back to the 12th century and the Church of St. Francis, built by Portuguese settlers in 1503. Jordan’s Petra, a designated UNESCO World Heritage City, enjoys the nickname “Rose City” thanks to the color of the rock used to make it.

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Countless Experiences Await in the Americas and the Caribbean Islands

You will find remarkable cultural diversity, as well as stunning landscapes, throughout the many different countries that make up the Americas and the Caribbean, from the northern tip of Canada to Cape Horn in the south. The Caribbean is certainly deserving of its reputation for a laid-back, casual lifestyle, though each island from Aruba and Antigua to St. Martin and Puerto Rico is distinguished by its own language and culture bestowed on it from Spain, The Netherlands, Britain, France, or Africa.

Central America, rich in both natural beauty and history, is the land mass that joins North America to South America.

See the ruins left by the Aztec, Maya, and Olmec peoples, or luxuriate in the natural splendor of Costa Rica. Travel through the Panama Canal and find out exactly how it functions.

Both North and South America are brimming with interesting attractions both ancient and modern, as well as gorgeous sceneries. In Canada, stroll the streets of Quebec City and enjoy its French influences, or go back in time to the 11th-century Viking settlement of L’Anse aux Meadows. A cruise along the west coast of the United States will take you to Alaska, where you can see for yourself the magnificent natural beauty of its glaciers, or sail along the east coast to visit the bustling cities.

Going Down South
Continuing southward, travelers will encounter jaw-dropping ruins, a broad diversity of cultures and peoples, and world music we all recognize. In Brazil, see the jungles along the Amazon River or the gorgeous beaches of Rio de Janeiro.

Nature lovers should make a point of seeing the dazzling beauty of Chile’s massifs and fjords, stopping in the seaside community of Valparaiso to roam its steep streets of colorfully painted buildings.

Discover how to master the Tango in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Take an Antarctic cruise to the world’s southernmost continent and its nearly uninhabited icy landscape.

The Many Sights, Sounds and Peoples of the African Continent

When you voyage along the coast of Africa you will follow the same path taken by early explorers from nations including England, The Netherlands, Germany, and Portugal.

The diverse cultures brought about by ancient tribal traditions and colonialism are interesting to compare when you stop in places such as Senegal, Mozambique, Madagascar, and Mauritius. The diversity of the land is spectacular, from the gorgeous mountains of South Africa to the extensive desert in Namibia. Chefs and food lovers alike will want to stop on the magnificent tropical archipelago of Zanzibar, also known as “Spice Island” because of its abundance of valuable spices including cloves, cinnamon, and nutmeg.

The Ideal Tour for You

For the adventuresome vacationer there are choices aplenty from hiking Peru’s Inca Trail, going though the Klondike Gold Rush National Historic Park on horseback, climbing the highest peak in Southeast Asia, motorcycling through the remote, raw beauty of Patagonia, not to forget running with the bulls in Pamplona. Get in a Ferrari F430 F1 Spyder to ride along the winding coast of the French Riviera or fly an Air Combat mission, along the lines of Top Gun, in San Diego. Make adventure travel part of your next vacation if any or all of these adrenaline-filled exploits invoke the daredevil in you.

Exploring the World’s National Parks

A national parks tour, regardless of the country, will take you to many of the most spectacular landscapes on earth. Read on to see which are some of the world’s most noted national parks.

The Galapagos Islands

One of the world’s most frequented UNESCO sites, and also Ecuador’s earliest park, is an archipelago called the Galapagos Islands. Giant Galapagos tortoises and the world’s second smallest penguins roam liberally all over the islands making it very easy to get close to these remarkable animals.

Machu Picchu
One of the world’s most invaluable archaeological sites is the incredible Incan fort of Machu Picchu found high in the Andean Mountains.

It is concrete evidence of the urbanized Inca Empire at the top of its power and accomplishment.

Yellowstone National Park
In 1903 when President Theodore Roosevelt initially came upon the amazing geology and flora of Yellowstone, he declared the site as “absolutely unique in the world”.

Stating that natural beauty was a shared social resource, he championed the idea of national parks to benefit all generations to follow.

Serengeti National Park

Both Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park and South Africa’s Kruger Park are known across the world for its extensive of wildlife and fauna found there. Asia example Go there with an open mind and a sharp ear to truly appreciate unique landscapes and the sounds of predators looking for their next meal.

Great Barrier Reef

Whether viewed from underneath the sea or high in the air, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park off the coast of Australia is the earth's biggest coral reef system and deserves a place on any traveler's bucket list.

Fiordland National Park
The nearby Fiordland National Park in New Zealand has impressive fjords galore, enough so as to surpass Norway’s stunning natural wonders any day.
Special Interest Tours Galore

There are more and more specialty tours on the marketplace. Imagine any hobby or special interest and you'll invariably find one that's just right for you.

For all the Wine Lovers
Your level of knowledge in wines is insignificant because wine country is always open to anybody with a taste for it.

Understanding and tasting the outcome of the delicate process of wine making are a just some of the reasons people go on wine-tasting tours. With all the choices on the marketplace for wine tasting tours, there is undoubtedly one for you whether in Napa Valley, or the Stellenbosch Wine Route in South Africa, or the most celebrated regions of France such as Bordeaux or Champagne to name just a few.

For the Food Lover in All of Us

Gratify your desires on a foodie tour. Culinary tours are a fantastic way for the gourmand to get a taste for local ingredients and artisan products as well as to learn the history and traditions of the region, and especially how these influenced the progression of local cuisine. It might even be conceivable for you to see a famous Michelin-starred maestro if you go on a more exclusive tour.

For the Yoga Lover in All of Us
Yoga tours are yet another type of specialty travel found on the market. In order to reach a state of serenity, enthusiasts of this ancient tradition combine meditation with specific techniques to control breathing which help to harmonize and strengthen both body and mind. A tasteful and tantalizing setting add that additional touch to make a yoga tour a relaxing and illuminating experience.

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Calling All Nature Lovers!
Eco-tours are about visiting fragile, unspoiled, and relatively undisturbed natural locations while leaving minimal traces on the surroundings. Eco-tourism is designed not only to provide unforgettable experiences for nature-lovers, but also to educate them on the necessity to protect natural resources.

Understanding the best ways to better the welfare of native peoples and how to conserve crucial natural resources are just some of the topics introduced when you embark on an eco-tour.

For Women Only
The popularity of women only tours is on a continual rise. In today’s world, women are searching for a safe, yet satisfying way to visit the many amazing cities, and incredible sights found across the globe.

Sharing experiences of the places you’ve visited or the escapades you’ve been on is fantastic when you can talk to other travel companions who are just as excited to share their experiences with you.

For All the Spiritual Seekers

Where can you go to replenish your faith and ponder upon centuries of religious history? A faith-based tours are a fantastic way to contemplate your spirituality and also gain an improved perspective on how essential your faith is to you.

There are so many choices to make, but rest knowing that regardless of your choice you will always have something to do.

Explore the Mediterranean

What we refer to as contemporary civilization – from science and democracy to art and culinary traditions – are generally credited to the culture-rich shores of Southern Europe. By visiting its coast, you too can bask in its fascinating history. It will be difficult to go back home once you've lain on the beaches of Italy and Spain, visited the historical sights of Jerusalem and Greece, and seen the amazing scenery of the Greek Islands and Santorini. There is no other place in the world like Rome, with its historic Colosseum and Pantheon, or Vatican City, home of the Pope and St. Peter’s Basilica.

Anyone who loves unique architectural design must visit Barcelona to see Antoni Gaudi’s most renowned work.

Wine and food lovers will welcome the opportunity to stop in some of the world’s principal wine-producing regions: Port in Portugal, Chianti in Italy, and Provence in France. ` In Croatia, tourists can visit the ancient walled city of Dubrovnik, chosen as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1979.

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