Insider's Florence <p>Explore the birthplace of the Renaissance and enjoy special access to the city's hidden treasures on this behind-the-scenes journey.</p>

Insider's Florence

8 days | Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Natural Wonders of Australia and New Zealand <p>Discover New Zealand and Australia on a 15-day tour with an exclusive four-night Great Barrier Reef cruise aboard <em>Coral Princess.</em></p>
Discovering Vietnam <p>Savor breathtaking beauty and enduring traditions as you travel from Vietnam's imperial cities to the Mekong River Delta, where you will experience local cuisine and get an up-close look at a farming settlement near Da Nang.</p>

Discovering Vietnam

16 days | Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Death Valley Adventure <p>Take leisurely hikes from 1-2 miles through ancient canyons and along magnificent sand dunes. Retrace the valley’s birth millions of years ago and discover how flora and fauna have adapted to this most magnificent and extreme environment.</p>

Death Valley Adventure

6 days | Mar 15 - 20, 2015

Exploring Southern Africa <p>Experience breathtaking landscapes and exciting wildlife safaris as you journey across Southern Africa with stops in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, and Zimbabwe.</p>

Exploring Southern Africa

18 days | Apr 30 - May 17, 2015 | Sep 17 - Oct 4, 2015

Galápagos and Ecuador: A Family Adventure <p>Snorkel with sea lions and kayak through mangroves in the Galápagos and stay at a 17th-century working ranch and meet with local school children and teachers in Ecuador.</p>

Galápagos and Ecuador: A Family Adventure

10 days | Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

Around the World by Private Jet 2015 <p>Join us on a classic journey to the world’s most celebrated places</p>

Around the World by Private Jet 2015

24 days | Oct 23 - Nov 15, 2015

D-Day: A Journey from England to France <p>Trace the events of the pivotal Battle of Normandy as you travel from England to France and gain an in-depth understanding of this monumental military operation.</p>

D-Day: A Journey from England to France

8 days | Multiple departures between 2014 & 2015

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Elaine Ruffolo

For the popular expert Elaine Ruffolo, Florence offers boundless opportunities to study and ...

Briana Pobiner

Briana Pobiner holds a B.A. in Evolutionary Studies from Bryn Mawr College, where she created her...

Robert Foster

Robert W. Foster has been fascinated by Chinese culture since he first read a translation of Lao ...