How do we choose destinations? We are not generalists; we pick based on a unique ability to make areas come alive. We use personal contact,speakers, home visits unusual experiences. We consider safety, accommodations, meals, depth of itinerary, pace, and professionalism of guides. We often offer new areas: Northern Ireland, Albania, Chile, Ethiopia, Iran, Namibia, and favorites like Paris,Italy etc. We are the only women’s travel group to visit colonial Mexico. We have been associated for years with a major tour company.

If you want to be on our mailing list:use this form.

These are small group tours; space is limited. Terms and conditions, pricing, dates included on each itinerary and/or the booking form. All trips non refundable 90 days before departure unless noted.

Ask us to book your next vacation or a private adventure for your friends or family.

We always suggest travel insurance. To secure a quote or buy insurance click here: Travel Insurance Quote  call 1 800 243 3174 reference 49330 If you do not want your photo used in our social media, please write to us.

Booking Forms may be faxed to us at 917 634 4022 or scanned and emailed.



Norway-Denmark-Sweden August 14-24/26 Stockholm waitlist

AMA Waterways 7 night river cruise with budget pre Paris 3 night trip- details here Sept 6 pre Paris and post/Barcelona full


Award Winner Trip  India with Diwali Festival Oct 29-Nov 10 (Tiger Viewing and or Ayurvedic Spa Option) Oct 25 Pre Ayurvedic Spa and Nov 9-11 Tiger Viewing BOOK NOW OR BE CLOSED OUT


SPAIN-Prices go up on Sept 15

Thanksgiving in Madrid,Spain and Southern Spain Madrid-Malaga-Toledo-Granada-Seville-Ronda Book Now hotel prices rise on  9/15/18


Galapagos + Quito and Indian markets at Otavala Dec 4-10/pre tour in Quito and Otavala Indian Market. LTD SPACE


Christmas Brazil, Salvador, Rio, Iguassu Falls + optionally colonial Salvador and Buenos Aires for New Year’s :a bucket list trip with warm temps and scenic thrills. Ask about New Year’s in Argentina.



Festivals of Southern India-we go during the rice festivals January 8-17. Combine with Sir Lanka  Save $250


Amazing Island of Sri Lanka (Ceylon)January 17-23. Combine S India and Save $250


Ixtapan Spa Group Discount Budget Deal Feb 3-10, 10-17, 17-24 (Feb 17-24  discount applicable if staying 2 weeks).  waitlist  Feb 3,  1 luxury condo with 3 private rooms  Feb 10 and 3 rooms + luxury condo 3 private rooms, left for Feb 17-24.

South Africa-trip closes Oct. 28

New Lower Price; trip closes Oct. 28  South Africa Feb 23-March 5- airfare is included, + Dubai-Abu Dhabi (Feb 19 departure) + Botswana (March 8 arrival US) trip is always full.


Italy Puglia, Amalfi Coast, Naples,Florence and Tuscany, Lucca, Siena and THE GREATEST ITALY TRIP EVER March 18-April 1/3.  limited space left Option to Cinque Terra


April 7-20 Morocco and The Deep Sahara 


Greece + Albania- the newest on the Bucket List April 12-20 + Athens April 20-23


Tuscany Cooking and Seeing April 27-MAY 4WAITLIST overnight option in Pisa April 26 

Tuscany Cooking and Seeing May 4-11 overnight option in Pisa May 3

Croatia-Montenegro Cruise

Croatia Cruise and Land in Montenegro June 11-24 TBA shortly


WE ONLY HAVE 4 ROOMS FOR MADAGASCAR  Kenya on a Budget June 24-July 1 + July 1-6 Magical Island ofMadagascar


July 18-25 to the cool air of Ixtapan Spa! July 25-28 Mexico City full day in Puebla, then  San Miguel, Guanajuato. Do spa only, add Mexico City/Puebla add San Miguel/Guanajuato. Three parts, all budget priced.


Ethiopia from Addis Ababa to the Omo River in the South November 1-9 leave Oct 31 booking now


India our annual during the Diwali Festival last week October


Iran again! November 1-11 let us know if this trip is for you. We only nee 5 to go. This will be our second trip to Iran. 


Egypt and The Nile Cruise Dec 1-10+ optional Alexandria Dec.12 TBA- ask for the draft now. 

You can add days to all of our trips or ask us to arrange the same trip for your private group.

Stay tuned for many other trips. Put your name on our list for announcements and specials.