Discover the best kept secrets of mystical Bohemian capital of the Czech Republic and Imperial capital of the former Habsburg Empire, nowadays Austria. Delight breathtaking Prague and Vienna with their well-preserved historical treasures, ornate cathedrals, imperial palaces, which bore witness to the rich and eventful European history.
The capitals of the Czech Republic, Austria and Hungary used to belong Austrian-Hungary Empire, also called Habsburg Monarchy. Before World War I it was the largest political entity in mainland Europe, and its collapse afterward changed destinies of countries and nations around Europe. Take an opportunity to admire a parade of opulent palaces, monasteries, cathedrals and other awe-inspiring sights, that Habsburg Monarchy left behind. Explore the vast collection of well-preserved and memorable historic and cultural treasures!
Zagreb, Sarajevo, Dubrovnik, Split, Trogir, Plitvice Lakes National Park, Opatija, Postojna, Bled, Ljubljana, Trieste, Venice
This unique 14 day/13 night journey will take you from Zagreb, the capital of the Republic of Croatia to Venice, known as the City of Canals and Bridges and one of Europe’s most romantic cities. Marvel at historic churches, castles and palaces, immerse yourself in museums housing artifacts from a different era, haggle at bazaars, gaze at the unspoilt natural beauty of national parks, mountains and gorges and stand before UNESCO World Heritage sites. See one of the oldest pharmacies in the world and watch master artisans create priceless works of art.
Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Postojna Caves, Bled, Ljubljana and Zagreb
Simply one of Europe’s best kept secrets. Croatia and Slovenia, delightful countries with rich cultural heritages and amazing natural beauty are once again on the map for discerning travelers. The medieval walled city of Dubrovnik; ancient Split founded by the Romans; the wonders of the 16 cascading Plitvice Lakes; the subterranean Postojna Caves; Bled, the gem of the Julian Alps; Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia and historic Zagreb, all creating a journey back in time.
Spend your first night in Porto situated along the Duoro River Estuary before embarking the next day on your 7 night Duoro River Cruise. Then sit back and relax as you glide along the sparkling waters of the Duoro River as it meanders through the Duoro River Valley past small towns and villages nestled along its banks. On the way you will stop in ports of call where it seems that time has stood still. Then spend 3 fascinating nights in Lisbon, one of the oldest cities in the world discovering its treasures including Belem, the place from which the great Portuguese explorers set off on their voyages of discovery.
Three legendary cities – steeped in culture. Venice with its old world charm – magical and timeless, offers a wealth of iconic sites. This floating city spreads across 100 islands. Its basilicas, palaces and towers bear witness to another time. Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance is one of the most romantic cities in the world. Its network of narrow winding streets, icon fashion house and galleries displaying some of the world’s priceless art treasures. And Rome, the eternal city, where ancient landmarks and monuments tell the story of Rome’s history where every street tells a story. Sip an espresso and toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain to ensure your return.
Ljubljana, Postojna cave, Piran, Goriska Brda, Soca Valley, Bled, Bohinj
Resting between the Alps and the Adriatic Sea, Slovenia offers a wide choice of attractions ranging from lakes and mountains to small fishing villages clinging to the coastline. Here karstic lakes and the Postojna Caves provide a glimpse of what you will see. Being a relatively small country everything is at hand. Ljubljana, the capital city is delightful to explore. Its narrow cobbled streets and Baroque architecture are reminiscent of days gone by.
Discover the magic of this dramatic country as you visit the two major cultural centers of Moscow, seat of power of the Russian Federation and epicenter of what is considered the “new Russia” while sophisticated St. Petersburg, formerly known as Leningrad was the vision of Peter the Great and is unlike any city anywhere else.
Our “For Women Only Tours Series” has been specifically crafted for women like you who prefer not to travel alone. The programs have been designed for small groups of like-minded women who are looking to get away and to develop new friendships. What could be better than travelling with your sister, your daughter, your mother or your best friend. Our tours are suitable for women of all ages and backgrounds so whether are you single, divorced, retired or an active mom, tell your friends and family about us.
Mainz, Worms, Erfurt, Eisenach, Eisleben, Dresden, Leipzig, Wittenberg and Berlin
Following a decade of celebrations honoring the Augustinian monk who helped spark the Protestant Reformation, 2017 will mark the 500th anniversary of the iconic Reformation leader who nailed his 95 Thesis to the doors of the Castle Church in Wittenberg which detailed his thoughts on how the Catholic Church in Europe should be formed. Traveling through the great cities and countryside of Luther’s world in Germany, travelers will have the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the exemplary life led by Martin Luther.
Rio de Janeiro, Guaratingueta (Sao Paulo), Iguassu Falls, Bella Vista, Asuncion – Belo Horizonte, Tiradentes – Ouro Preto, Salvador
Brazil has one of the largest Catholic Communities in the world. 64% of the population is Catholic;and Paraguay’s Catholic community comprises of 89% of the population. During this tour you will delve deeper into your faith while also experiencing South America’s most breathtaking sights, world class metropolises, and stunning natural beauty.