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A Recipe for Adventure

October 9, 2015

Vacations Under $1,000

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Yes, you read that right! Whether you choose the historical cities of Europe or the exotic lands of Africa, you can truly immerse yourself in the local culture for under $1,000! You get all the benefits of escorted travel including a greater choice of activities, plenty of free time to explore your destination the way you want, and longer stays in key cities. Now, which vacation would you choose?

Irish Explorer

Giant's Causeway

Giant’s Causeway

9 Day Tour from Dublin to Dublin

Overnight in:
Dublin, Belfast, Sligo, Ennis, Killarney, Tramore

Sightseeing:
Visits to Downpatrick, Giant’s Causeway, Derry, Donegal Town, Knock, Galway, Cliffs of Moher, Adare, Killarney, Blarney, Tramore, handweaving mill at Avoca, Glendalough; orientation drive in Dublin

Scenic Highlights:
Boyne Valley, Mountains of Mourne, Northern Ireland’s Antrim Coast, Donegal Bay, The Burren, Ring of Kerry and Lakes of Killarney, Dingle Peninsula, Wicklow Mountains

Jewels of Morocco

Traditional Cooking Pots

Traditional Cooking Pots

10 Day Tour form Casablanca to Casablanca

Overnight in:
Casablanca, Fez, Erfoud, Ouarzazate, Marrakesh

Sightseeing:
Visits to Fez, Ifrane, Erfoud, Rissani, Ouarzazate, Aït Benhaddou Kasbah

Scenic Highlights:
Atlas Mountains, Ziz Gorges and Oasis, Road of 1000 Kasbahs, Dades Valley, Todra Gorge

Sicily Discovery (New!)

Agrigentos Valley of the Temples

Agrigentos Valley of the Temples

10 Day Tour from Rome to Rome

Overnight in:
Rome, Sorrento, Taormina, Agrigento, Palermo

Sightseeing:
Visits to Sorrento, Taormina, Piazza Armerina, Agrigento, Selinunte, Palermo, Erice, Marsala, Naples

Scenic Highlights:
Mount Etna

Jewels of Spain & Portugal

Fatima Sanctuary in Portugal

Fatima Sanctuary in Portugal

9 Day Tour from Madrid to Madrid

Overnight in:
Madrid, Coimbra, Lisbon, Seville

Sightseeing:
Visits to Ávila, Salamanca, Coimbra, Fátima, Obidos, Seville, Cordoba

Scenic Highlights:
Serra da Estrela, Andalusia, La Mancha

Highlights of Andalusia (New!)

Flamenco dancer in Seville

Flamenco dancer in Seville

8 Day Tour from Málaga to Málaga

Overnight in:
Málaga, Granada, Cordoba, Seville

Sightseeing:
Visits to Málaga, Loja, Montilla, Cordoba, Écija, Seville, Ronda

Scenic Highlights:
Andalusia, Route of the White Washed Villages

Grand Tour of Turkey

Ephesus archaeological site

Ephesus archaeological site

13 Day Tour from Istanbul to Istanbul

Overnight in:
Istanbul, Canakkale, Kusadasi, Denizli Area, Konya, Cappadocia, Ankara, Bursa

Sightseeing:
Visits to Gallipoli, Canakkale, Troy, Izmir, Kusadasi, Pamukkale, Agzikarahan Caravanserai, Konya, Rock Chapels in Göreme, Ankara, King Midas’ Tomb in Gordion, Bursa

Scenic Highlights:
Pamukkale’s cotton castle

Prague, Vienna & Budapest

Charles Bridge, Prague

Charles Bridge, Prague

9 Day Tour from Munich to Munich

Overnight in:
Munich, Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Salzburg

Sightseeing:
Visits to Nuremberg, Vienna, Salzburg

Scenic Highlights:
Danube River scenic drive

The Magic of the Italian Lakes

Lake Maggiore

Lake Maggiore

8 Day Tour from Milan to Lake Maggiore

Overnight in:
Milan, Lake Garda, Lake Como, Lake Maggiore

Sightseeing:
Visits to Milan, Sirmione, Verona, Bellagio, Lugano (Switzerland)

Scenic Highlights:
Lake Garda, Lake Como, Lake Lugano, Lake Maggiore

Jewels of France

Mont Saint Michel, France

Mont Saint Michel, France

8 Day Tour from Paris to Paris

Overnight in:
Paris, Deauville, Mont St. Michel, Loire Valley

Sightseeing:
Visits to Giverny, Rouen, Honfleur, Deauville, Normandy Landing Beaches and American Cemetery, Bayeux and its tapestry, Mont St. Michel, St. Malo, Rennes, Loire Valley, Blois, Chartres

Scenic Highlights:
Châteaux Country

British Panorama

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle

9 Day Tour from London to London

Overnight in:
London, Leeds, Edinburgh, Wrexham, Cardiff

Sightseeing:
Visits to Stamford, Hadrian’s Wall, Jedburgh, Melrose, Edinburgh Castle, tickets for Edinburgh Military Tattoo (departure numbers August 6, 13, 20), Gretna Green, Grasmere, Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon, Broadway, Bath, Stonehenge; orientation drive in Cardiff; walking tours in York and Chester

Scenic Highlights:
Northumberland National Park, Scottish Lowlands, Lake District National Park, Cotswold Hills, Salisbury Plain