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Peru and Argentina
Spent seven weeks in South America and visited some spectacular places, particularly in Peru and Argentina. We traveled independently until halfway through, when we met up with my Dad and a group ...  [Read more]
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Submitted by brian

Sisters in Barcelona
My sister and I were separated for five long months while she studied abroad in Italy. I flew to Europe so we could meet for a spectacular reunion in Barcelona. Five days of Hostel stay, a b...  [Read more]

Submitted by anonymous

Panama
Some friends and I wanted to try somewhere different over Christmas vacation, so we headed to Panama to see what was there. We went without a lot of planning or knowledge of what there was to do, b...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Beth

Namibia - 4 x 4 through Etosha National Park
A group of us (8 ppl in total) decided to spend some time in Africa - budget style (excluding airfare, of course). We decided on Namibia (before Angelina Jolie put it on the map) and rented in Wind...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Cathy

Tuscany
A group of 7 friends and I took a trip to Italy during the summer. The group -- which included folks from Columbia, South Carolina, Cleveland, Lafayette, Indiana , Baltimore, Maryland and Washingto...  [Read more]
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Submitted by BW

Italy-Summer
In honor of my Italian husband's 50th year, we decided that it was time to see Italy. Neither one of us had been there and so we packed up the 9 yr old son and my 22 yr old niece and away we went. ...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Seesa

Art and Aesthetics in Japan
We went with a school group on a whirlwind, 14-day tour of Japan focusing on Art and Aesthetics that included visits to several temples, museums, and other cultural destinations. From the surprisi...  [Read more]
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Submitted by BCM

Following the soul of a nation
Canadians are oft criticized for a lack of patriotism when it comes to their own country. However, this distinct lack of passion is really just a misunderstanding. For us, passion starts and ends w...  [Read more]

Submitted by Carlos

Our Long Anticipated Adventure in the Homeland, Eirann!
After a pact was set with my best friend that I would make my first trip to Ireland with him, we finally made good on it by going for 10 days in July!!! Now a threesome (my wife Tara came as well- ...  [Read more]

Submitted by Tim!

Ireland Golf Adventure
From a group of about 25 guys now in our 60's who have been playing golf together for nearly 30 years, eight of us committed to a long-discussed visit to Ireland, and selected the last two weeks of...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Tom

Sailing around Sicily
Last September, eight of us rented a boat and sailed around the coast of Sicily and up into the Aeolian Islands. We started at Agrigento and hiked around ancient ruins...moved around the southern...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Nique

Italian New Years!
In December my husband, Timothy and I, felt very secretive and glamorous as we hopped our Delta flight to Pisa, Italy. It was late at night and we knew on the other side of the Atlantic a villa aw...  [Read more]

Submitted by Tara

Ukrainian Road Trip
It's mid-July in the danger zone of Chernobyl, Ukraine. The geiger counter is beeping rapidly, as Greg and Kevin explore the ghost town of Pripyat. Beneath a dilapidated twenty-year old ferris whe...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Kevin

Tanzania Together
Traveling to a foreign country can make you a bit nervous. Our trip to Africa a few years ago left me asking a lot of questions. And having spent 40 hours traveling (23 hours of flight time) from E...  [Read more]
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Submitted by Fonebone

Top 10 Free Things To Do In Chicago
Chicago, which is the third densely populated city in the USA, has something for all, from top-notch shopping, fine art galleries, structural designs, depositories and theatre to unique neighborhoo...  [Read more]

Submitted by Andrea Ivey

Fall Foliage - East Coast Tour
Every autumn, groups of families and friends visit the East Coast of the U.S. for nature's colorful fall foliage displays while exploring the picturesque towns and enjoying harvest celebrations alo...  [Read more]
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Copper Canyon
In the heart of the Sierra Madre and Sierra Tarahumara lies Mexico's Copper Canyon. Four times the size of the Grand Canyon, and made up of over 20 mountains and canyons, it offers supremely dramat...  [Read more]
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Military package in Moscow, Russia
Topping the charts of play-with-toys-to-relieve-stress group travel is something that will be sure to take your group's paintball game to the next level. Try a trip to the Ryazan Tank Range just ou...  [Read more]
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Family Trip to the Galapagos Islands
For families with older, curious children,  a trip to the Galapagos Islands is a must-do. Traveling together there provides a fun and educationally immersive experience that is ...  [Read more]
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U.S. National Parks - All Inclusive Tour
If your group is looking to explore sites of historical and cultural significance, spectacular natural beauty, or abundant wildlife,try a tour of one of the nearly 400 National Parks in the United ...  [Read more]
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Machu Picchu - Lost City of the Incas
Always near the top of any list of top adventure travel destinations is "The Lost City of the Incas," Machu Picchu. An important and extraordinary archaeological site, Machu Picchu was discovered...  [Read more]
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Boston
Boston is alive with things to do for all ages, from exploring important American historical sites along the Freedom Trail to activities at modern attractions such as its top-notch aquarium, muse...  [Read more]
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New Orleans Area
New Orleans serves up an abundance of festivals, restaurants, all night bars, architecture, and incredible music, making it a blast for a weekend getaway. Those interested in delving deeper into ...  [Read more]
Britain and Ireland
A tour through Britain and Ireland will take your group to sites of royalty, ruins, and leprechauns, and you'll experience beautiful scenery, deep history, and colorful myth. By tour, a guide can ...  [Read more]
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Oahu
Oahu offers the uniqe (some groups might say, "perfect") combination of tropical beauty and relaxing trade winds with big-city amenities. Kick back on the Waikiki sand, shop until you drop, or tour...  [Read more]
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Santa Fe
If your group is looking to experience the beauty, nature, history, and culture of the Southwest, head to Santa Fe for your weekend getaway. Explore the attractions in the area such as pueblo ruins...  [Read more]
China
On a trip to China, you'll encounter incredible diversity between bustling, metropolitan cities and quaint, small villages. China is a massive country with great mountains, vast rivers, and huge de...  [Read more]
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Cancun
Cancun is all about the beach! Enjoy Cancun for its accessible shoreline and clear Caribbean Sea. Here, the white-sand remains cool to bare feet even on the hottest days along Cancun's Hotel Zone. ...  [Read more]
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New York City
Kids love New York for its parks, holiday spirit, famous toy stores, planetarium shows, baseball, fun stuff to eat, and hands-on museums. New York also has an endless variety of restaurants (and ma...  [Read more]
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Caribbean Cruises
The Caribbean is made up of 2,500 miles of sea and verdant islands located primarily between North and South America. Year-round, average temperature is about 80 degrees both on land and in the wat...  [Read more]
Old School Golf—Ireland and Scotland
For every golf enthusiast, a trip to Scotland and Ireland is the ultimate golf adventure. Take in the majesty and delve into the history of the sport while battling some of the most challenging a...  [Read more]
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Greece
From ancient temples to small fishing villages and the beautiful islands filled with sun, fun, and culture, Greece provides so incredibly much for visiting groups to enjoy and to learn about. Tr...  [Read more]
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Orlando Area
A weekend trip to the Orlando area should definitely include visiting one or more theme parks like Disney World, Epcot Center, Disney Animal Kingdom, Universal, and Sea World — all ...  [Read more]

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Amazing Adventure In South America With My Dad.
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The Girls, A Plan, A Canal, Panama
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African Safari On A Budget.
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7 Friends In In And Around Northern Italy
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Whirlwind Tour Of Japan With A School Group.
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A Large Group Of Canadian Pride In The Czech Rebublic.
Immersion In The Central Coast Together.
Group Of 8 Using Golf To Explore Ireland.
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Group Of 8 On An Odyssey Together.
2 Is A Group In Lucca.
Strangers Become Friends On A Group Trip Through The Ukraine.
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Incredible Experiences In Africa.
Group Travel Fall Foliage
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In the heart of the Sierra Madre and Sierra Tarahumara lies Mexico's Copper Canyon. Four times th...  [Read More]
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Topping the charts of play-with-toys-to-relieve-stress group travel is something that will be sur...  [Read More]
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Explore The Mysteries Of The Lost Incan Empire
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Explore American History And Innovative Museums
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Plantations, Cajun Bayou Communities, Sporting Activities
Green Scenery, Classic Pubs, Historic Cities
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Waikiki Beach, Shopping, Pearl Harbor, Surfing
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Pueblo Ruins, The Rio Grande, Vibrant Art Scene
The Great Wall, Bustling Cities, Quaint Villages
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Great Beach, Mayan Ruins, Newly Upgraded Resorts
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Holiday Spirit, Top Notch Sightseeing, And Museums
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Ideal Weather, Island Hopping, Shopping, And Beach Fun
Competition, History, Challenge, Culture, Classic Pubs
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Famous Architecture, Popular Islands, And Passionate People
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Space Exploration History, Sublime Wildlife, Gorgeous Beaches

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