This is one of our favorite seasons of the year to travel. The weather is moderate, the tourist crowds are smaller and the costs of travel are lower. 

Fall and winter offer unique opportunities; splendid festivals around the world, cool weather outdoor activities, shopping for bargains at European Christmas markets, treating yourself to a wellness spa experience or simply going somewhere to make angels in the snow.

Consider a family getaway to a destination resort or cruise for Thanksgiving or Christmas. Imagine ringing in 2019 at a gala dinner and dancing the waltz at a festive ball on New Years eve in Vienna. Or, partying in New York City as the ball drops.
When it's fall and winter here, it's spring and summer in the southern hemisphere - a good time to explore the varied cultures of the world. Most cultures celebrate the season with festivals and special events.
Check out our special offers below and contact your travel consultant to help plan your fall or winter vacation.
Best regards,
Phil and Carol Swartz
by Chynell Jefferson

Holiday Cruise Staff Counselor Chynell Jefferson hosted the summer motorcoach tour to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum in Kentucky. Forty-Five travelers joined her on this inspirational journey highlighted by visits to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati and Newport Aquarium in Kentucky. At the Ark Encounter which was bigger than imagination spanning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high built to the specifications in the Bible . The group enjoyed a full day of exploring three levels of exhibits which included Noah’s living quarters, including realistic animals and post-flood life.

The next day the group headed to the Ark Encounter’s sister attraction; The Creation Museum. Home to over 140 Biblical exhibits within 75,000 square feet museum including the Garden of Eden, History of the Bible, and features of scientific and biblical answers for the world we live in.

As with all the motorcoach tours there is plenty of time to reacquaint with friends or gain new friendships. The perfect vacation for anyone. Motorcoach travel is a fun and safe way to see destinations with a balance of free time and structure with a group. Every trip has a fun story along the way. Such a pleasant experience to have a well planned itinerary that includes motorcoach transportation, accommodations, most meals, tours, with a Group Leader that brings the dynamics of the group together for fun times. On the travels to home there are always lively conversations  of hoping to see the travelers again on the next journey.
Machu Picchu, Peru
by Ignacio Maza
For many travelers who visit Peru, Machu Picchu is the #1 attraction and the highlight of the trip. Over the years, Machu Picchu has become South America’s most famous archaeological site, and one of the top attractions in South America. Machu Picchu is located in a beautiful setting, on the ridge of a mountain overlooking the Urubamba river valley and surrounded by the high Andes. To ensure that you have the best possible experience when visiting Machu Picchu, it pays to do some homework.

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Join WFLA host Preston Scott
on a

Optional 3-Night Las Vegas
Post Tour Extension

December 29, 2018

Enjoy the excitement of the season amid the fun-filled activities surrounding the Tournament of Roses. You’ll have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to view the floats in their final stages of decorating. Attend Bandfest which features bands from all over the country that will perform in the parade, including the  FAMU Marching 100 . You will see these talented musicians, dancers and auxiliary performers in action.
Happy New Year!! Celebrate the New Year at the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, a grand tradition since 1890. When the parade debuted, 2,000 citizens were on hand to witness history in the making. Today, nearly one million spectators line the parade route. As our guest, you will join them with reserved seating for prime viewing. After the parade, return to Los Angeles and enjoy time at leisure. Toast the end of a wonderful event at tonight’s farewell dinner.

Aboard Royal Caribbean's
Symphony of the Seas

Hosted by Chynell Jefferson
7-Nights departing
May 18, 2019 
For Ladies Only , Join Chynell Jefferson on this exciting 2019 ladies Spring Caribbean Cruise aboard the all new Symphony of the Seas. This ship offers a new level of adventure, including a ten-story Ultimate Abyss and twin FlowRider surf simulators. Plus revolutionary new firsts, like glow-in-the-dark laser tag, the gameday game changing Playmakers Sports Bar & Arcade.

Sailing from Miami, the itinerary includes Basseterre, St Kitts, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas and the new Coco Cay, Bahamas, where you can conquer the tallest waterslide in North America and snap a shot from up to 450 feet up in a helium balloon. Grab a drink at the swim-up bar and soak up the scene in the largest freshwater pool in the Bahamas. Or get a taste of Bora Bora with your own overwater cabana.

Holland America 
ms. Oosterdam

Hosted by 
Dabney Moloney

12 Nights - Departing
August 28, 2018

On the Majesty of the Seas
Includes roundtrip
transportation to/from Tampa 

Hosted by Chynell Jefferson

6 Nights - Departing
September 11, 2018
On the Holland America
ms Koningsdam 

Hosted by Ruth Rennick
12 Nights - Departing
September 16, 2018
Italy, Croatia, 
Montenegro & Greece
Hosted by Paulette McLin
10 Nights - Departing
September 28, 2018
featuring the Tournament of
Roses Parade

Hosted by WFLA's
Preston Scott

December 29, 2018

Hosted by Jerri McKeel

Fly to Washington, D.C.

5 days, departing
April 5, 2019

Oceania Cruises: Marina

Hosted by Phil & Carol Swartz

14 nights departing
May 3, 2019

Symphony of the Seas

Hosted by Chynell Jefferson

May 18 - 25, 2019

Epic route forged by
Lewis and Clark 

Hosted by
Phil & Carol Swartz

8 days - Departing
August 31, 2019

Step Up to a Luxury Cruise
Aboard Crystal Symphony

9 Nights - Departing November 8, 2019
from Ft Lauderdale
Including a 7-Night
Danube River Cruise
Aboard AmaWaterways: AmaSonata

Hosted by-
Phil & Carol Swartz

May 21 - June 1, 2020

Motorcoach Trip

Hosted by Mary Brown

9 Days - Departing 
September 15, 2018

Motorcoach Trip

Hosted by Mary Brown

5 Days - Departing
 November 12, 2018

Motorcoach Trip

Host TBA

8-Days - departing
March 9, 2019
Featuring the Grand Canyon

Rail Tour

10 days, departing
May 15, 2019
Chicago or Los Angeles
Rome, Florence
and Sorrento

Rail Tour

11 days, departing
May 29, 2019
Rome / Naples

Motorcoach Trip

Hosted by
Chynell Jefferson

9-days Departing
June 22, 2019

Motorcoach Trip

Hosted by Chynell Jefferson

6-Days departing
September 12, 2019

Motorcoach Trip

Host TBA

7 days departing
October 27, 2019

August 19, 2018

Egotistical Fred Graham is reunited with his ex-wife when the two are forced to play opposite one another in Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew. The battle continues as it becomes clear that as much as they say they hate each other, they're also
still in love.
September 5 - 6, 2018

Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for
over 16 years! 
November 11, 2018

This musical is based on the events surrounding the drafting and the signing of the Declaration of Independence…if only our founding fathers can agree to do it! John Adams teams up with Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson to battle those in Congress that oppose the movement to separate from England. Join in the funny, insightful, and compelling journey to pass the resolution that frees America from British tyranny.
Croatia is an Eastern European country with a long coastline on the Adriatic Sea. Encompassing more than a thousand islands, it's also crossed by the Dinaric Alps. Its inland capital, Zagreb, is distinguished by its medieval Gornji Grad (Upper Town) and diverse museums. The major coastal city Dubrovnik has massive 16th-century walls encircling an Old Town with Gothic and Renaissance buildings.

From Alaska and Australia to the South America and Northern Europe, the elegant ships of Crystal span the globe on enriching, all-inclusive journeys that showcase each destination with Crystal’s inimitable All Exclusive style. Travel by classic ocean liner on the world’s great oceans. Board a river yacht to follow majestic waterways into the heart of Europe. Or navigate the hidden harbors and glamorous coves of the West Indies aboard our boutique hotel on water.
Nestled among the fashionable streets of Brussels’ prestigious Avenue Louise district is the 169-room Sofitel Brussels Le Louise - a five-star hotel with all the luxurious touches you could imagine. From Hermès amenities in the bathroom to delectable dinners and peaceful Friends & Family Sunday Brunches, this stylish hotel exudes opulence. Stunning plays on color and light enhance the vibe, which blends Brussels’ historic beauty with French Art de vivre. Life is Magnifique! 


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