Culinary tours and travel packages can include a wide range of activities related to cooking, food sampling, food trends, wine making and baking. In addition to restaurant weeks in different cities, dining events and cooking competitions, culinary tourism encompasses culinary experiences, such as winery and brewery tours, tours of restaurants and food manufacturing plants, conferences and events with culinary professionals and cookbook authors, and ethnic food tastings.
The wellness vacation can include spa treatments and therapies, healthy eating and culinary events, fitness activities and adventures such as walking tours, hiking, paddling and yoga, inspirational outings and adventures in nature that clear or expand the mind, and educational programs that share ways to incorporate healthy habits into our everyday lives.
Discovering the wondrous bounty of vineyards is not a feat for the faint of heart. Each region has its own personality, defined by local soil, culture, and products. From laid back country B&B's to uptown, funky hip spots, a wine tasting tour will provide wonderful memories and create the desire to return again and again.
European River Cruises
From the tulips in April to Christmas markets in December, sleek riverboats gracefully glide along Europe's historic rivers and canals. A river cruise on one of these majestic rivers is one of the best ways to explore inland Europe, visiting cities, towns and villages that traditional big ships usually cannot access.
Looking to rekindle that flame? From the Maldives' secluded beaches to Savannah’s charming B&Bs to the beautiful Amalfi coast in Italy, these destinations are perfect for woo-ing your significant other. The time is now to re-kindle the flame.
"Lower 48" Road Trips
Ahh, the time honored road trip. What unexpected surprise lies around the bend? There is something beautiful and uniquely American about a road trip. Every day feels like a new opportunity to find adventure, to be spontaneous, and to live in the moment. Talk to locals, eat with the locals, and find yourself.
From the culture, refinement, history, and elegance of the historic hotels of America to lazy days on a steam powered paddleboat cruising down the Mississippi River to the grand European structures of yesteryear, our history is everywhere. Imagine who went before you and leave with a greater appreciation of the vastness of time.