History

  • Europe

     

    Wellness in Iceland

    Cultural, Education, History, Nature, Science, Soft Adventure, Special Interest Jan 01 - Jan 01

    July 14-19, 2019 July 28- August 2, 2019 There’s a reason Iceland has become one of the world’s must-see destinations. Its unspoiled vistas, rugged landscapes and otherworldly beauty make it an ideal place to take a step back from the rush of everyday life. Slow down and take the time Read more >>

    Sponsored by:
  • North America

     

    Québec City: A Modern City with Old World Charm

    Art, Cultural, Food & Wine, History Jan 01 - Jan 01

    August 29-September 3, 2019 This itinerary was developed in partnership with Times Journeys and Canada Keep Exploring. Explore the fascinating history and culture of Québec City on this six-day itinerary designed in partnership with Québec City Tourism. See how this provincial capital has redeveloped its colonial architectural landscape to meet Read more >>

    Sponsored by:
  • Europe

     

    Operation Overlord: Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of D-Day

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

    September  3-10, 2019 June 6, 2019, marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the largest coordinated amphibian landing in history and a significant turning point of World War II. In commemoration of Operation Overlord and its unforgettable culmination and with New York Times-provided insight and guidance, take an eight-day journey to Read more >>

    Sponsored by:
  • Middle East

     

    Seventy Years of the State of Israel

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

    September 8-16, 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 >>

    Sponsored by:
  • Europe

     

    Remembering The Great War (1914-1918)

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

    September 12-20, 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 >>

    Sponsored by:
  • Central America

     

    A Taste of Mexico: A Culinary Exploration

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

    September 22-29, 2019 Mexican food may be a staple on U.S. grocery store shelves, but it bears little resemblance to the authentic flavors, aromas and colors found in the open markets and streets of Mexico. The country’s cuisine is as diverse as the territories and geography it inhabits. The food Read more >>

    Sponsored by:
  • North America

     

    D.C. Politics: California’s Capital Presence

    Education, History, Politics, Special Interest, Specialty Jan 01 - Jan 01

    September 22-26, 2019 As dramatized in “The West Wing,””Scandal” and “House of Cards,” the U.S. political system is teeming with twists and turns, heroes and villains and scandals. But as Hollywood presents seductive fictional stories, the state of California is creating a new narrative on how state government can shape, Read more >>

    Sponsored by:
  • Africa

     

    Culture, History and Progress in Morocco

    Art, Cultural, Education, Food & Wine, History Jan 01 - Jan 01

    September 22-October 2, 2019 A land of legend and intrigue, Morocco lies close to Europe, yet its place on the African continent has made it a multicultural crossroads for goods, ideas and people, including refugees from sub-Saharan Africa seeking asylum. On this 11-day journey, discover the rich, artistic influences of Read more >>

    Sponsored by:
  • Europe

     

    The Fall and Rise of Berlin

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

    October 6-11-2019 October 20-25, 2019 In the past century, Berlin survived defeat in World War I, raging inflation in the ’30s, the rise and fall of the Nazi party, 40 years as a divided city, and the fall of the Berlin Wall and communism itself. On this six-day journey accompanied Read more >>

    Sponsored by:
  • Europe

     

    Prague: Experience the City of a Hundred Spires

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

    October 11-19, 2019 From Romanesque to Art Nouveau to High Tech, Prague has been a veritable melting pot of architectural styles and treasures. Delve into the architecture of “the City of a Hundred Spires,” through an exploration of sites including the Prague Castle, known as Prague’s most iconic building; the Read more >>

    Sponsored by: