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Are you looking for an educational travel opportunity that includes airfare, accommodations, most meals, and escorted tours?  All details are handled for you in these special travel programs so that you can just relax and enjoy your vacation!

See some of the most dramatic places in North America, Central America, Europe, and the Far East. We feature different tours each term, including a FREE PREVIEW of upcoming tours in both the afternoon and evening.

Please call us at (209) 954-5013 for the next FREE PREVIEW DATE or to request a brochure for any of the fabulous trips we offer!

Jackson Hole, WY







Northern National Parks

Highlights include:

  • Choice of Wilflife Float Trip OR White-Water Rafting on Snake River
  • Jackson Hole Rodeo
  • Grand Teton National Park
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Buffalo Bill Historical Center
  • Crazy Horse Memorial
  • Badlands National Park
  • Mt. Rushmore

Visit Yellowstone, Grand Teton National Park, Mt. Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial on this great American Adventure. Spend two nights in the cowboy town of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, the crown jewel of the Northern Rockies. Experience the Wild West as it once was at Yellowstone National Park, home to an incredible array of wildlife, including free-ranging herds of buffalo. Check off one of life’s must-dos as you see thrilling Old Faithful erupt. Marvel at Grand Teton National Park’s towering peaks, marked with mountain glaciers. Soak in stunning views of Mt. Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial. There’s no better way to see the Northern National Parks!

Double: $2,899 per person

Single: $3,599 per person

8 Days • Departs September 3, 2014 *


Exploring Britain & Ireland

Featuring England, Scotland, Ireland, & Wales

Highlights include:

  • London
  • Stonehenge
  • Bath
  • Cardiff
  • Waterford Crystal
  • Blarney Castle
  • Killarney
  • Ring of Kerry
  • Farm Visit
  • Dublin
  • Wales
  • Lake District
  • Edinburgh
  • York
  • Stratford-upon-Avon

From the fashionable streets of London to the magical Blarney Stone, this great adventure takes you over rolling farmland and across the Irish Sea, through England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Marvel at the mystery of Stonehenge. Celebrate Irish humor, music, and dance in Dublin. Visit William Shakespeare’s birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon. Visit the English Lake District, Ireland’s Ring of Kerry, and the valleys and mountains of North Wales. Tour the regal city of Edinburgh. If you only visit this region of the world once, make sure it’s on this tour where you can explore throughout Britain and Ireland!

Blarney Castle


Double: $4,699 per person

Single: $5,499 per person

15 Days • Departs October 3, 2014 *

Southern Charm

Featuring Savannah & Charleston

Boone Plantation, South Carolina

Highlights include:

  • Historic Charleston
  • Boone Hall Plantation
  • Beaufort
  • Savannah
  • Factors Walk
  • Jekyll Island
  • St. Simons Island
  • St. Augustine

Experience the history, charm, and singular hospitality of the Low Country in Georgia and South Carolina. Soak in two nights at the exclusive Jekyll Island Club, once described as “the richest, most exclusive club in the world.” Explore one of America’s oldest plantations, Boone Hall. Visit charming Beaufort. Explore the history of Savannah and Antebellum Charleston. Visit the oldest city in the United States, St. Augustine, Florida, and enjoy an enchanting trolley tour through its vibrant Old Spanish Quarter. You will definitely be “charmed” by this part of the South!

Double: $2,279 per person

Single: $2,879 per person

8 Days • Departs November 2, 2014 *

Costa rica

Tropical Costa Rica

Highlights include:

  • San Jose
  • Coffee Plantation
  • Guanacastle
  • Monteverde Cloud Forest
  • Hanging Bridges
  • Arenal Volcano
  • Lake Arenal Cruise
  • Cooking Demonstration
  • Cano Negro Refuge
  • Zarcero
  • National Theatre

Pack your cameras and sense of adventure because Costa Rica has something for every family member! Search for wildlife during a Tortuguero canal cruise and jungle nature walk. Don your chef hat to learn how to create a local dish, and taste a fresh pineapple during a plantation tour. Embark on a white water rafting adventure! Explore the rainforest canopy during your choice of hanging bridge walk or zip line adventure. Enjoy waterslide fun and a healing soak in Arenal’s hot springs. From the tropical rainforest and mighty volcanoes to eco-lodges and local villages, you are sure to be amazed iin Tropical Costa Rica!

Double: $2,349 per person (early booking by August 21; $100 more after that)

Single: $2,849 per person (early booking by August 21; $100 more after that)

9 Days • Departs February 21, 2015 *

Washington, D.C.

The White House

Highlights include:

  • U.S. Capitol Building Tour
  • World War II Memorial
  • White House Visitor Center
  • Mount Vernon
  • Arlington National Cemetery
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Baltimore
  • Annapolis
  • Washington National Cathedral
  • Ford’s Theater

The epic story of American democracy comes to life in our nation’s capital city. View the extraordinary monuments throughout the National Mall that commemorate the heroes who have shaped our past, including the World War II Monument, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the Korean War Memorial. Join a local guide at the U.S. Naval Academy for a tour of this distinguished military training ground. Visit Fort McHenry in Baltimore where Francis Scott Key was inspired to pen the “Star-Spangled Banner.” Uncover the gems of the Smithsonian Institution as you explore some of its world-renowned museum collections. Tour Washington National Cathedral and admire the architecture of this magnificent building that took 83 years to complete. On a guided tour, learn about Ford's Theater, where President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. Indulge in local crab and dine at a local Annapolis Restaurant. Join us for this extraordinary exploration of America’s history and culture in Washington, D.C.!

Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Double: $2,379 per person (early booking by October 8; $100 more after that)

Single: $2,979 per person (early booking by October 8; $100 more after that)

7 Days • Departs April 8, 2015 *


Springtime Tulip River Cruise


Featuring Dutch & Belgian Waterways

Highlights include:

  • Unpack ONCE for a relaxing river cruise on the waterways of Holland and Belgium
  • Visit the world-famous Kaukenhof Gardens with its enormous, colorful tulip fields
  • Explore the historic cities of Arnhem, Ghent, and medieval Bruges

Savor springtime in Holland and Belgium with a cruise that is sure to leave truly memorable impressions! Winding waterways lead you to such well-known Belgian cities as Ghent and Antwerp. Breathe in the fresh scent of spring on the Tulip River Cruise!

Lower Outside Cabin Rates:

Double: $3,749 per person (early booking by October 10; $250 more after that)

Middle Outside Cabin Rates:

Double: $3,999 per person (early booking by October 10; $250 more after that)

Suite Cabin Rates:

Double: $4,249 (early booking by October 10; $250 more after that)

9 DaysDeparts April 10, 2015 *


Cruising the Yangtze River

Forbidden City, China

Highlights include:

  • Shanghai
  • Yuyuan Garden
  • Acrobatics Show
  • MagLey Train Ride
  • Yangtze River Cruise
  • Three Gorges Dam
  • Xian City Wall
  • Terracotta Warriors
  • Wild Goose Pagoda
  • Tiananmen Square
  • Forbidden City
  • Great Wall
  • Summer Palace
  • Temple of Heaven
  • Hutong Rickshaw Tour

Experience China’s marvels, ancient and modern, rural and cosmopolitan, on this fantastic 16-day tour that features a relaxing 4-night cruise of the Yangtze River. Float by the dramatic scenery of the Three Gorges. Explore the booming city of Shanghai. Stand before the 8,000 warriors in the life-size terra-cotta army in Xian. Discover for yourself the mysterious Forbidden City and the immense Tiananmen Square. Walk a section of the Great Wall, tour the old, narrow streets of Beijing by rickshaw, and share lunch with a local family in their Hutong home. You won’t want to miss this Yangtze River Cruise!

16 DaysDeparts March of 2015 (dated TBD) *

* We are featuring these departure dates, but other departure dates are also available. Call Claudia at (209) 954‑5013 for other available dates!

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