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    A Taste of Mexico: A Culinary Exploration

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

    May 26-June 2, 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 Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of D-Day

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

    Overview On the evening of June 5th, 1944, thousands of young men embarked upon a perilous journey taking them from the cold shores of England, across the English Channel, to the fog-covered beaches of Normandy. In this 75th anniversary year, retrace their valiant steps, beginning with the preparation operations in Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    The 75th Anniversary of D-Day

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

    May 31-June 9, 2019 On the evening of June 5, 1944, thousands of young men embarked upon a perilous journey taking them from the shores of England, across the English Channel, to the fog-covered beaches of Normandy. Accompanied by Professor Jay Winter on this 10-day journey, retrace the valiant steps Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    75th Anniversary: Normandy to Paris

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

    June 2-9, 2019 From the Normandy landing beaches to the fortified cliffs of Pointe du Hoc and the American cemetery above Omaha Beach, retrace the first steps in the historic liberation of France. Attend the 75th-anniversary commemoration ceremony on June 6 and honor the heroic deeds of those who landed Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    France, 75th D-Day Anniversary

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

    June 2-9, 2019 From the Normandy landing beaches, to the fortified cliffs of Pointe du Hoc and the American cemetery above Omaha Beach, retrace the first steps in the historic liberation of France. This program balances lectures and discussions led by WWII historians and specialists with time to explore the Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    The 75th Anniversary of D-Day: A Seine River Cruise From Normandy to Paris

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

    June 3-9, 2019 “The Longest Day,” “Saving Private Ryan” and “Band of Brothers” are but a few dramatizations that have highlighted the heroism of D-day. From the Normandy landing beaches to fortified cliffs of Pointe du Hoc to the impeccably kept American cemetery above Omaha Beach, we invite you to Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

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

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

    June 11-18, 2019 June 18-25, 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 Read more >>

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  • Europe

     

    Smithsonian at Oxford

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

    July 6-13, 2019 Join Smithsonian Journeys at Oxford University and immerse yourself in the intellectual and cultural environment of one of the most prestigious academic institutions in the world. Given the past popularity of this Smithsonian Journeys program, and enthusiastic requests to bring it back to our collection, we once Read more >>

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  • 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 >>

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  • 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 >>

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