We have combined an AMAWaterways Danube River Cruise with the nearly 400 year old Oberammergau Passion Play, a show produced from generation to generation, it follows Christ from His triumphant entry into Jerusalem through His Trial, Crucifixion, Resurrection, and Ascension.
A great tour for first-timers who want a short intro to The Emerald Isle. This is a well paced motorcoach tour that includes the Dingle Peninsula and a scenic cruise on Dingle Bay, plus Taylor’s Three Rock Pub, a lively medieval castle banquet and a visit to Dublin and Trinity College. Ask us about available dates.
Escape the winter blues and surround yourself with the beauty of vast deserts, Bedouin markets and bustling shopping centers. Experience the exotic mixture of ancient traditions, modern décor and all that makes the United Arab Emirates so fascinating. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a federation of seven states that has grown from a quiet backwater to one of the Middle East’s most important economic centers and is one of the most liberal countries in the Gulf, with other cultures and beliefs generally tolerated.
MSC is the leader in Mediterranean Cruises. Cruise to part of the world famed for perfect sun, beautiful countryside and fascinating cultures. The Mediterranean is a unique sea, a maze of endless passages and remarkable stories.
MSC Cruise is the No 1 Cruise Line in the Mediterranean, with a 100 years of history and a timeless vision of elegance. Their Western Med itineraries sail from Barcelona and Genoa, visit Italian, French and Spanish ports such as Rome, Palermo, Messina, Naples and Venice; plus Marseille, Cannes, Barcelona, Mallorca and Malta. Below is just one of the many itineraries available.
Discover the wonders of North and South Iceland and visit Iceland’s most famous attractions. You’ll get an excellent overview to what makes Iceland so unique. A special feature of this tour is a day trip to the newly-popular northern town of Siglufjörður, nestled in a dramatic fjord on the edge of steep mountains.
See the best-known natural treasures tucked along the rugged coastline of Snæfellsnes Peninsula, famous for its mystical glacier and ties to the ancient Sagas. Each day brings unique encounters with local traditions, such as meeting Viking horses and enjoying homemade ice-cream at a dairy farm. Sample freshly caught seafood, walk among geological wonders of the Golden Circle and take in the magnificence of the world-renowned Blue Lagoon. At day’s end, relax in the Icelandic countryside for optimal viewing of the Northern Lights.
Experience the deep-rooted holiday traditions of Europe at its most festive time of year. Cologne’s Christmas Market with its impressive Gothic cathedral backdrop; the “Capital of Noël,” Strasbourg, with its magnificent great Christmas tree; and Heidelberg’s Christmas Market nestled idyllically amongst the historic squares of the Old Town; are all timeless traditions handed down through the centuries. Cherish all the glory of the season in grand European style as you cruise along the Rhine.
Few events are awaited with as much anticipation as Europe’s Christmas Markets. Be spellbound by Nuremberg and Regensburg’s Christmas Markets. In Linz, marvel at the small clay figurines representing the people of a typical village—the butcher, the baker and the candlestick maker; and while in Vienna, visit four Christmas Markets. Embrace the holiday spirit in Germany and Austria where many Christmas traditions began on this magical journey through time.
From romantic cities to foodie havens and artistic epicenters, this itinerary enlivens all your senses. Starting from Lyon, France’s culinary capital, savor the beauty of legendary vineyards and imbibe in local vintages like Beaujolais and Côtes du Rhône. Enjoy hunting for truffles, refining your Provençal cooking skills, and learning how to pair chocolate with wine. Trace the steps of famous artists in Arles and Avignon and be inspired!