Chicago's Hidden Secrets |

A Day of Chicago’s Secrets – What Will You Find?

Chicago is on everyone’s bucket list. And it’s easy to see why. With a picturesque shoreline, exciting history, and a vibrant culture, there’s something for everyone. Whether you’ve got an extra day, down time on your tour, or space between sporting events, we’d love to help you explore Chicago’s secrets. And, if you’re familiar with […]

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Germany: Crossroads of Western Civilization |

Germany’s Crossroads of Western Civilization

Speyer, Germany, on the Rhine River, is a tiny postcard-pretty town with beautiful gardens and a lovely town square. The Romans founded the town 2,000 years ago for a garrison, but no visible ruins remain. The 3rd Century Roman market town is easy to imagine.

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Hail to the Chef - DC Culinary Experiences |

Hail to the Chef – Culinary Adventures of Washington, DC

Washington, DC is the most powerful city in the world. It may also be the most delicious. History, national treasures, and the halls of government aren’t the only highlights in this foodie’s paradise. It’s filled with eclectic local cuisine experiences that will delight your taste buds. And culinary adventures aren’t just for dinner anymore. So be prepared […]

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Galveston |

Galveston – Not Your Average Beach Town

Galveston, Texas, is not your average beach town. Victorian elegance radiates from its turn-of-the-century brick mansions. From The Strand, its main shopping street. And from the grand Hotel Galvez, the 115-year-old Queen of the Gulf.

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Atlantic City |

Atlantic City: Never a Gamble for a Good Time

While most travelers consider the Jersey Shore the East Coast locale for casinos and gambling, they may not realize the surrounding treasures that await in Atlantic City. Stepping out for a stroll down the pier offers a number of opportunities for a well-rounded visit. 1. Shopping Nestled among the popular casino strip, the Tanger Outlet […]

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Colorado Train Adventure |

Rails through the Rockies: a Colorado Train Adventure

Railfans rejoice! Step aboard the California Zephyr train in Denver and experience some of the most stunning natural features in the continental US. All the while, you’ll be riding a rail with history steeped in western adventure and incredible feats of engineering. It’s truly a Colorado Train Adventure!

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Crater Lake |

Volcanic. Iconic. Crater Lake: Oregon’s National Treasure

Crater Lake. If you don’t know about this stunning park, you need to. Crater Lake’s shining indigo waters amidst emerald forests call Southcentral Oregon home. Picture, if you will, idyllic serenity and amazing natural beauty. That’s Crater Lake in a nutshell. However, its beginnings were far from peaceful.

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Menu New Mexico |

Menu New Mexico: Are you red, green, or Christmas?

Your Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta experience is booked. Right? The weather in Albuquerque in October will most assuredly be beautiful. So, beyond fantasizing about crisp New Mexican mornings and the glorious ascent of more than 500 brilliant balloons, there is nothing for you to do, right? Wrong! You must think about the food. New Mexican food […]

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Top 5 Group Tours of 2018 |

Top 5 Group Tours for 2018

One of the things that Travel Alliance Partners is known for is fantastic experiences available through our unique group tours. Some are perennial favorites, TAP Partner exclusive experiences with unique twists available every year. And some are one-time only special events. Either way, we know you’ll love them all! Top 5 Group Tours in 2018 […]

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Share the Gift of Travel |

Give the gift of travel! Special Events in 2018 and beyond!

One of the trends that we’re seeing in travelers and America is that experiences are worth more than things. To our children, to our significant others, and to our friends.  So if you’re struggling with gift ideas for the holidays and beyond, why not give the gift of a phenomenal experience — the gift of […]

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