History

  • North America

     

    Winter in Yellowstone

    Activities and Sports, Education, History, Nature, Science Jan 01 - Jan 01

    January 10-16, 2019 January 24-30, 2019 Winter is magical in Yellowstone, when visitors are few and wildlife viewing is outstanding. In the chilled air, see bubbling mud pots and gushing geysers eerily veiled in steam. With expert guidance, this seven-day journey, with insight provided by a New York Times-selected expert, Read more >>

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  • North America

     

    Cuba: Discovering Its People and Culture

    Cultural, Film and Performing Arts, History Jan 01 - Jan 01

    January 13-29, 2019 March 3-10, 2019 May 19-26, 2019 Within cities seemingly frozen in time beats the vibrant pulse of Cuba’s most valuable resource: its people. Connect with Cubans of all backgrounds on this unique program, learning about their everyday lives and examining the forces that have shaped Cuban culture. Read more >>

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  • Africa

     

    Egyptian Perspectives: Ancient to Present

    Education, History, Politics Jan 01 - Jan 01

    March 11-21, 2019 Among the most striking features of early-Egyptian painting are a subject’s eyes: never painted looking straight out at the viewer, but rather in profile, looking to one side or the other. Were those eyes looking at what has already happened or what is to come? Geographically and Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    Andalusia: Center of Christianity, Judaism and Islam

    Cultural, Education, History, Special Interest Jan 01 - Jan 01

    March 13-20, 2019 Andalusia is one of the most remarkable places in the world. The second most-populated and the second-largest area of all the autonomous communities in Spain, it is also a melting pot of cultures, races and religions. On this eight-day journey with a Times-selected expert, learn more about Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    The Genius of Leonardo da Vinci

    Architecture, Cultural, Education, History, Special Interest Jan 01 - Jan 01

    March 23-30, 2019 Leonardo da Vinci was the essence of a Renaissance Man. In addition to the arts, he excelled in science, engineering, anatomy, writing, and many other disciplines. In 2019, the 500th anniversary of his death, join us to celebrate his genius and explore his life and work. On Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    Jewish Food and Heritage in Italy with Joan Nathan

    Education, Food & Wine, History, Special Interest Jan 01 - Jan 01

    March 23-30, 2019 Join the renowned food writer Joan Nathan on a culinary cultural exploration through Italy’s rich Jewish heritage on this eight-day journey to Tuscany and Rome. As you discover the secrets of pasta making and kosher wine production, sample traditional and modern dishes, and explore the imprint of Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    Tulip Time in Holland by Barge

    Art, Cultural, Education, Food & Wine, History, Soft Adventure, Special Interest Jan 01 - Jan 01

    April 7-15, 2019 April 23-May 1, 2019 April 30-May 8, 2019 Travel as they did in Holland’s 17th-century Golden Age: by private barge through the countryside. With a New York Times-selected expert to add perspective and context and a barge chartered just for Times Journeys, visit great Dutch cities with Read more >>

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  • Middle East

     

    Seventy Years of the State of Israel

    Cultural, History, Politics, Special Interest Jan 01 - Jan 01

    April 7-15, 2018 More than 70 years ago, the State of Israel was founded. But its history goes back more than 5,000 years, and even now, its future promises many difficulties. On this nine-day itinerary, travel with experts from The New York Times, a leader in its evenhanded coverage of Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    Northern Italy’s Renaissance: Discover the art and architecture of Andrea Palladio

    Architecture, Art, Cultural, History, Special Interest, Specialty Jan 01 - Jan 01

    April 8-16, 2019 Travel to Northern Italy for a nine-day tour into the Renaissance world of Andrea Palladio, one of history’s greatest architects. Visit Palladio’s most renowned villas and churches in the company of architectural experts who will discuss his influential theories and practices. From Palazzo Chiericati and Villa Rotonda Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    Remembering The Great War (1914-1918)

    Cultural, Education, History, Special Interest Jan 01 - Jan 01

    April 11-19, 2019 The centennial of the Great War has attracted abundant attention, and 2017 is the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into the war. On this nine-day journey, join experts, travelling to many of the most important sites, from Flanders Fields to Paris, and gaining insight into Read more >>

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