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Italy, Austria & SloveniaItaly – Austria – Slovenia: Highlights and Hidden Gems

June 1 – 17, 2015

Our exceptionally beautiful itinerary begins in the heart of Italy and curves up around the apex of the Adriatic, through centres of Empire and the Renaissance, hilltop castles and ancient healing springs. From the the breathtaking Italian lake district we visit the scenic Austrian Alps and extraordinary landscapes of Slovenia and the Croatian Coast before completing our journey in Venice.

Rome – Tivoli – Assisi – Montecatini – Pisa – Lucca – Siena
San Gimignano – Verona – Lake Garda – Sirmione – Bolzano – Lienz
Klagenfurt – Maria Wörth – Hochosterwitz – Kobarid – Postojna
Croatia – Portoroz – Piran – Trieste – Grado – Aquilea – Venice


Jewels of the Adriatic:

Croatia Cruise + 4 Tour Options

Departing Sep. 26/Oct.2 – Oct. 10/15, 2015
(10/14/15/16 + 20 day tour durations)Jewels of the Adriatic Brochure

Croatia – Montenegro – Albania – Slovenia – Bosnia-Herzegovina

Four spectacular itineraries allow you to explore the rich beauty and history of the Adriatic coast and surrounding countryside! Choose one of five configurations including a private charter cruise along the exclusive Croatian Coast on a new small vessel; Pre-Tour and Post-Tour extensions to explore beautiful cities and wonders of the natural world; and a Land-Based tour exploring the very best Croatia and Slovenia have to offer! Five different tour configurations allow you to choose your style and length of trip, for the perfect vacation.

Dalmatian Cruise: Mljet – Korcula– Hvar – Bol – Split – Trogir – Sibenik – Sali – Zadar

Tirana – Kruje – Sveti Stefan– Budva – Kotor – Cetinje – Podgorica – Kolasin – Tara Canyon – Sarajevo – Mostar – Dubrovnik – Plitvice Lakes – Opatija – Postojna – Bled – Radovljica – Ljubljana – Zagreb

Click on the link or brochure image for full descriptions and more information. Regularly listed as one of Conde Nast's top travel destinations, this is a very desirable region and sure to book up quickly!


Best of the Baltics Sep. 28 – Oct. 12/16, 2015 (15/18 days)Best of the Baltics Brochure

Lithuania – Latvia – Estonia – Finland + Sweden – Norway with optional Stockholm – Oslo extension

Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to discover medieval castles and villages, colourful cityscapes of beautiful romantic architecture, verdant countryside and waterways and and extraordinary and fascinating history. Enchanting cultural traditions, unforgettable scenery and a warm welcome await you in this part of Europe slightly off the beaten path.

Vilnius – Trakai – Kaunas – Klaipeda – Curonian Spit – Nida – Siaulai – Rundale Palace – Riga – Turaida – Sigulda – Cesis – Valmiera – Tartu – Saaremaa – Kuresaare – Talinn – Helsinki – Stockholm – Oslo


GENERAL INTEREST:

Russian Waterways Cruise September 19 - 30, 2014 (12 days)

Russian WaterwaysEnjoy 10 nights cruising the Volga-Baltic waterway aboard the newly outfitted river cruise ship Sergey Rakhmaninov. An entrancing view into a fascinating country previously cloaked in mystery by the Iron Curtain, this is an incredible opportunity to experience Russia's wonderful culture, history, and breathtaking artistic gems - such as the Museum of Icons at Kirillov Monastery, and Kizhi Island's stunning 22-domed wooden church built without a single nail. A wonderful, secure and restful way to see all the cultural riches of this region, from Moscow's gilded treasures through storybook villages to glorious St. Petersburg!

Moscow – Uglich – Yaroslavl – Goritsy – Kizhi – Mandrogi – St. Petersburg


Costa Rica: Natural Beauty Jan 21 – Feb 4, 2015 (15 days)

Costa Rica BrochureA spectacular land of jewel tones, tropical scents, exotic creatures and breathtaking beauty, Costa Rica has remained a hidden gem for many. In just one day you can enjoy luscious fresh produce with your locally-grown morning coffee, take an amazing photo safari through vast nature preserves, and end your day with a ride through lush foliage toward a blissful soak in natural hot springs. Just think what two weeks in paradise can do to rejuvenate you!

San Jose – Poas Volcano – La Paz Waterfall Gardens – Monteverde – Selvatura Park – Arenal – Rincon de la Vieja – Guanacaste – Nicaragua – Manuel Antonio Park – Palo Verde National Park


Hidden Gems of England May 29 – June 12, 2015 (15 days)

Hidden Gems of EnglandGardens, castles, charming villages and picturesque countryside on a unique tour to see the true beauty of England.

London – Kew – Hever Castle– Royal Tunbridge Wells – Penshurst – Biddenden Vineyard – Hastings – Alfriston – Scotney Castle– Great Dixter House – Portsmouth – Southampton – Winchester – Lymington – Salisbury – Stonehenge – Bradford on Avon – Bath – Cheddar – Glastonbury – Lacock – Malmesbury – Tetbury – Painswick – Windsor


SPECIAL INTEREST: MUSIC

Classical Music Cruise May 1 – 15, 2015 (15 days)

Classical Music CruiseGeorge Zukerman, OC, OBC conducts a unique Danube cruise featuring a rich cultural program designed to enthrall lovers of music, travel and European history. Our 15-day feast for the senses includes three nights in each Prague and Vienna, and seven aboard the luxurious river cruise ship AMADolce, with musical performances both on board and in some of the great performance halls of Europe.

Prague – Regensburg – Vilshofen – Passau – Linz – Melk – Duernstein – Bratislava – Budapest – Vienna


SPECIAL INTEREST: MILITARY HISTORY & VETERANS

70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Holland & Belgium Apr. 29 – May 11, 2015 (13 days)

Liberation of Holland & Belgium 70th AnniversaryJoin us for a fascinating and poignant tour celebrating the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Holland and Belgium. Historians and local guides will help provide context and a deeper understanding of the of the area's military and cultural history, and we'll have unique opportunities to engage with residents and veterans and take part in special commemorative events. A rare opportunity to walk through history with those who helped make it, and an unforgettable journey connecting the present to crucial events of the past.

Frankfurt – Rhine – Cologne – Ghent – Ieper – Menin Gate – Maldegem – Adegem – Bruges – Antwerp – Arnhem – Katwijk– Holten – Otterlo – Groesbeek – Reichswald – Apeldoorn – Rotterdam – Keukenhof – Amsterdam


PPCLI 100th Anniversary Private Returns Tour Apr. 29 – May 19, 2015 (8-17 day options)

PPCLI 100th Anniversary Private Returns TourIn Spring 2015 join members of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, their friends and relatives to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the PPCLI on this memorable tour of Western Europe. We'll explore fascinating and evocative sites significant in the involvement of the Canadian Military in the Western European theatre, including a number of special events bringing members of the Regiment past and present together, with a highlight being the official commemoration ceremonies in Frezenberg, Belgium.

London – Frogmore – Brookwood – Winchester – Lille – Ieper – Paris – Frezenberg – Arras – Vimy – Cologne – Hemer


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Uganda: Natural Beauty & Wildlife

Bwindi Forest silverback gorillaExperience a cultural safari in Uganda, less well-known than its famous cousins to the south but no less impressive. We visit a number of parks and game farms where you'll see wildlife at its very best, and travel through majectic landscapes and small villages. As the highlight we have a chance to be close to the incredible gorillas - an experience of a lifetime!

This special tour will be restricted to a small group of 12-14 people maximum, so if you're interested in more information, contact us today! The small group size minimizes our impact on the fragile flora and fauna, and will allow us closer ugandan wildlife groupinteraction with the wonderful culture.

Includes accommodation, transportation, guides, most meals, and fees (for Gorilla trek, etc.)

Interested in this destination? Groups start at just 4 travelers. Please contact us by phone or email for information.

 

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TOUR CALENDAR

Russia Cruise
Sep 19 – 30, 2014


Costa Rica
Jan. 21 – Feb. 4, 2015

Liberation of Holland & Belgium 70th Ann.
Apr. 29 – May 11, 2015

PPCLI 100th Anniversary Tours
Apr. 29 - May 12, 2015

Classical Music Cruise
May 1 – 15, 2015

Hidden Gems of England
May 29 – June 12, 2015

Italy – Austria – Slovenia
June 1 – 17, 2015

Jewels of the Adriatic Cruise + Tours
Sep 26 – Oct 15, 2015

Best of the Baltics
Sep 28 – Oct 16, 2015


Uganda Cultural Safari
various times


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