Travel in smaller groups. Embark on personal journeys steeped in local culture and hands-on activities. Enjoy the freedom to explore on your own. Dine at smaller local restaurants like the locals do. Get closer to regional cultures by sharing a meal with a local family, learning from experts about the history you are surrounded by, or meeting the children of the area. With culinary classes, authentic intimate accommodations that capture the flavor of an area, wine tastings, nature walks, access to smaller historic sites and more opportunity to explore independently you'll discover the world, first hand, your way.
2018-19 Exploration tours:
From vibrant cities to remote villages, immerse yourself in other
worlds. As part of a small group, enjoy accommodations chosen to capture
the spirit of the destination, savor spectacular local cuisine, and
take the time to explore on your own. Along the way Explorations sets
the stage for the unexpected moments that make travel so special. With
just 12-24 passengers, these are the personal adventures that today’s
cultural explorers dream about.
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