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Cowboys, Indians, & Oil Barons

October 8, 2018 - October 15, 2018
An epic getaway filled with diverse experiences, historic sites, and vibrant American Indian and Cowboy Cultures Explore the life of Oil Barons and see iconic sites along Route 66. This American journey is one everyone should experience!

Destination Unknown

Join us for an exciting mystery tour – with a twist! We tell you everything you are doing but not the destination.

Fort Meigs Ghost Walk

October 26, 2018
Hear “spirited” tales from the past and tour the Fort Meigs after dark to encounter the spookier side of this historic place. This is a family-friendly event. Proceeds from this event go to the Old Northwest Military History Association.

Day of the Dead

November 2, 2018
The Day of the Dead is a widely celebrated traditional Mexican holiday honoring family & friends who have gone before us.  Enjoy an insightful introduction to genealogy, cemetery tour, a look at the Historical Society of Detroit and lunch.

Southern Charms

November 3, 2018 - November 10, 2018
Visit Charleston, SC & Savannah, GA – the two Grand Ladies of the South! Experience the antebellum south in these two historic cities as you visit stately homes, plantations and gardens.  Enjoy a guided Trolley Tour of Savannah with all-day hop on/off access, a relaxing Harbor Cruise, guided tour of St. Simons Island, and a tram tour of Jekyll Island.

Unholy Toledo

November 8, 2018
Are you ready for the inside story of Toledo’s unholiest gangsters, their infamous “Tenderloin” district, and city’s most notorious gambling halls? This tour has it all and more!

Beyond Glory

November 9, 2018
As moving as taps at dusk...Stephen Lang, award winning playwright, stage and screen star, brings the stories of eight different men to the stage in a one-man show that will reach into your very soul and keep you thoroughly spellbound.

Detroit Church Tour

November 13, 2018
Tour three beautiful churches in Detroit. Enjoy unique architecture and rich history as we learn about each.  Lunch is included!

Smoky Mountain Christmas

December 10, 2018 - December 14, 2018
Enjoy a holiday like no other with a heartwarming lineup of Christmas shows and holiday foods. Make this a Smoky Mountain Holiday you will remember for years to come!

Meadowbrook Holiday Walk

December 13, 2018
Celebrate the 47th annual Holiday Walk at this National Historic Landmark all aglow with historic and holiday treasure. After the tour, follow the wintry path to Knole Cottage and Danny’s Cabin.

Texas

January 13, 2019 - January 22, 2019
Big in every way!  Explore the Lone Star State on this unique trip to Dallas, Texas including visits to Grapevine and Fort Worth.

Florida Getaway

February 5, 2019 - February 17, 2019
Enjoy this wonderful getaway to Florida where you can enjoy the sun and white sandy beaches!

Arizona & Mexico

February 23, 2019 - March 6, 2019
Escape the cold weather on this leisurely vacation to sunny Arizona! Each stop will leave you in awe of its unique beauty and splendor.    

South Pacific Wonders

April 16, 2019 - April 30, 2019
Explore two great countries of the Southern Hemisphere – Australia and New Zealand. From the tropical splendor of the Great Barrier Reef on Australia’s northeast coast, to the ethereal beauty of glacial fjords on New Zealand’s South Island, this journey to the lands "Down Under" brings you the best of both countries at an enjoyable pace.

East Coast Discovery

June 22, 2019 - June 29, 2019
Join us on this 8 day trip featuring stops in New York City, Atlantic City, Philadelphia, Cape May & more!

Treasures of Italy

September 6, 2019 - September 17, 2019
So many of the famous sights that you've seen in pictures are found in this storied country...fashionable Milan, the canals of Venice, Pisa's Leaning Tower, the Tuscan countryside, the Duomo in Florence, Rome's Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and St. Peter's Square.

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

October 10, 2019 - October 14, 2019
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a world-renowned attraction and destination for kids of all ages. For more than four decades, the first week in October brings the smells of roasting chiles and the beautiful, magical moving picture show of hot air balloons sailing silently through the crisp fall air. Guests from all over the world come to Albuquerque to celebrate ballooning. Literally hundreds of balloons will be taking flight from the Balloon Fiesta Park this year. You won't want to miss this city-wide celebration!