A Celtic Cruise <p>Trace the strands of Celtic, Viking, and Norman civilizations as you cruise on the 220-person<em> Le Boréal </em>from Scotland to England, then spend two days in Normandy to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.</p>

A Celtic Cruise

11 days | May 28 - Jun 7, 2019

Springtime in the South <p>Savor the charm of the South and gain insight into its history during a cruise along the Intracoastal Waterway.</p>

Springtime in the South

9 days | Mar 22 - 30, 2019 | Apr 5 - 13, 2019

Hamilton's Caribbean <p>Enjoy a delightful winter interlude on this seven-night cruise aboard the luxurious tall ship <em>Sea Cloud. </em>Take in balmy Caribbean breezes as you gain new insights into the often-overlooked story of Alexander Hamilton, who was born in this region.</p>

Hamilton's Caribbean

8 days | Jan 29 - Feb 5, 2019

Holiday Markets <p>Get away next holiday season and discover festive traditions and holiday markets in charming riverside towns in Germany on an unhurried river cruise.</p>

Holiday Markets

12 days | Nov 27 - Dec 8, 2018 | Dec 1 - 12, 2018

African Safari <p>Take part in thrilling game drives in search of the elusive “Big Five” and witness the largest concentrations of wildlife and birds in Africa as you journey to South Africa, Botswana, Victoria Falls, and Zambia.</p>

African Safari

14 days | Multiple departures between 2018 & 2019

Cruising the Rhine: A Family Journey <p>Cruising the Rhine River with your family, watch the hillsides for fairy-tale castles, learn about the Middle Ages, and explore historic sites from Cologne to Heidelberg, Strasbourg, and beyond.</p>

Cruising the Rhine: A Family Journey

9 days | Jul 1 - 9, 2019

Around the World by Private Jet <p>Exotic adventure awaits you at every turn as you journey across five continents, experiencing the world's legendary sites up close, from climbing the terraced steps of Machu Picchu to traversing the Serengeti Plain on safari.</p>

Around the World by Private Jet

24 days | Multiple departures between 2018 & 2019

Hiking Pilgrimage Trails in Japan <p>During daily hikes experience Buddhist traditions during a three-day pilgrimage walk, visit iconic sites and temples in Osaka, Nara, and Kyoto, and explore Japan's rich history and culture off the beaten path. </p>

Hiking Pilgrimage Trails in Japan

11 days | Multiple departures between 2018 & 2019

Italy's Lake District <p>Italy’s breathtaking Lake District has inspired painters, writers, and poets. Enjoy the area's gardens, arts, and contemporary life, set amid Italy's northern lakes and mountains, during this one-week stay in Stresa.</p>

Italy's Lake District

9 days | Multiple departures between 2018 & 2019

Smithsonian at Oxford <p>Spend a week living at historic Oxford University and sample life as a student at Merton College. Study with renowned Oxford tutors and delve into one of our fascinating courses.</p>

Smithsonian at Oxford

8 days | Sep 15 - 22, 2018 | Jul 6 - 13, 2019

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                      Smithsonian travelers observing the Arctic-blue glaciers and spectacular scenery of Alaska 


                      Smithsonian travelers in Fiordland National Park on New Zealand's South Island. Credit: Ed Kanze 


                      Smithsonian travelers in Antarctica. Credit: Jim Zimbelman 


                      Smithsonian Around the World by Private Jet traveler in India. Credit: Dr. Richard Kurin 


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                      Smithsonian group at Potala Palace, Tibet 


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                      Smithsonian travelers in Bali. Credit: Dawn Rooney 


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                      Smithsonian travelers in Singapore. Credit: Dawn Rooney 


                      Smithsonian travelers on a hike in Europe 


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                      Smithsonian travelers at dinner on our Old World Europe trip 


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                      Smithsonian Journeys Legendary Peru travelers at Machu Picchu 


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                      Smithsonian travelers enjoying the international Cannes Film Festival 


                      Smithsonian travelers at Loch Lomond. Credit: Katherine Forsyth 


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                      Smithsonian Journeys travelers on an Expedition to Antarctica with the Le Soléal in the background 


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