Escorted Tours

Think you’re not a tour person?  These tours were built just for you!   You will love that all the logistics and details have been taken care of AND you still have independent time to yourself!  This is just a small sample of what you can enjoy when small group touring is done right!

CUBA!  13 Day People-to-People Tour

This top tour operator’s educational exchange trip brings you face to face with Cuban artists, students, teachers, musicians and community leaders to share their insights about their country and culture.  Delve into Cuban education, music, architecture and Ernest Hemingway’s life and work in Cuba.  Dine at privately-run paladares, meet Cuban families and get a first hand look at this country that has been under wraps for 50 years!

THE HEART OF ITALY: VENEZIA, FIRENZE & ROMA

THE HEART OF ITALY:  VENEZIA, FIRENZE & ROMA

In this incredibly popular one-week trip through Italy, all roads lead to Rome… They wind toward the Eternal City from Venice, labyrinthine city of art, romance, and palazzo-lined waterways… to Florence, hip center of fashion, finance and culture, where Gucci, da Vinci, the Renaissance, and gold currency were born… through the vineyards of Tuscany, sampling wine and local cuisine… They arrive at the hub of the Ancient World, in the heart of the modern metropolis ‘Roma’, close to the Colosseum, the Appian Way and the Vatican, to discover the glories of Rome.

THE ART OF LIVING:  BARCELONA TO PARIS

Pairing culinary adventures and wine tasting tours with art history and architectural splendors, this 13-day journey celebrates the art of living in some of the most culturally rich destinations in Spain and France. Beginning in Barcelona travel along the coast and through the Payee Basque, Languedoc, Bordeaux, and the Dordogne to Paris – sampling the food, the wine, the art, and the rich cultural traditions that elevate life to an art form. Multi-night stays all along the way afford the opportunity to explore what makes the art of living in each place memorable and all its own.