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Operating customized, escorted tours throughout the world since 1970.

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Website Updated:  June 30, 2015  


2015  TOURS





MOTORCOACH - Yellowstone / Mt. Rushmore / Dakotas / MinnesotaJuly 1-13 (13 days)  Plus Grand Tetons, Bear Tooth Pass, headwaters of the Mississippi River, Mall of America, Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota, Montana.  At Mt. Rushmore on the 4th of July.    $2,199 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   Click on "MC Yellowstone" for tour details.


South Africa Game Viewing Safari - July 8 - 20 (13 days) - (Cool – their mild winter)  My favorite trip – most fun – great accommodations.   See large number of exotic animals up close.   Sabi Sands Game Reserve.   Approx. $7,299 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.   Click on "South Africa" for tour details.





Peru with Machu PicchuAug. 3-14 (12 days) – Machu Picchu, the lost Inca City, is the #1 sightseeing attraction in South America.  Lake Titicaca & its floating islands are close behind.  $4,995 from B.R,  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Peru" for tour details.


Alaska Land Only – Aug. 18 - 27 (10 days)  Fly in and motor coach & train within Alaska.   Visit Fairbanks, Anchorage, Denali National Park, kennels of 4-time Iditarod champ, pan for gold, Riverboat Discovery, Kenai Peninsula.  $2,899 from B.R.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Alaska Land" for tour details.  CAN CONNECT WITH ALASKA 7 DAY CRUISE. 


Alaska 7-Day Cruise  Aug. 25 – Sept. 2 (8 days) – “Coral Princess”, Anchorage to Vancouver.  Hubbard Glacier, Glacier Bay, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan.  Starting at $1,347 cruise only.  Click on "Alaska Cruise" for details.  CAN COMBINE WITH ALASKA LAND - ESCORTED.


MOTORCOACH – Cape Cod  –  Aug. 28 - Sept. 7 (11 days)  Four nights in Cape Cod.  Islands of Nantucket & Martha’s Vineyard.  Boston, Plymouth Rock, Rhode Island, Delaware, Washington, D.C.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  $1,799 from B.R.  Click on "MC Cape Cod" for tour details.    


MOTORCOACH – Nova Scotia / Prince Edward Island  Aug. 31 – Sept. 16 (17 days)  $2,999 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Nova Scotia" for tour details.     SORRY, THIS TOUR IS FULL.   







Ireland with Northern IrelandSept. 14 - 24 (11 days)  Circle the beautiful island with Belfast, Giants Causeway, Londonderry, Cliffs of Moher, Connemara, Blarney Stone, Waterford, Ring of Kerry, Dingle Peninsula, Dublin.   $3,899.    Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Ireland Circle" for tour details. 




MOTORCOACH – Canada Fall Foliage / Mackinac Island w / Grand Hotel / Canadian TrainSept. 18 – 27 (10 days)  Agawa Canyon Train tour in Canada from Sault Ste. Marie, Canada &  a night in Mackinac Island’s legendary Grand Hotel with 5-course dinner.   $1,899 from B.R.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Canada Fall Foliage" for tour details.   SORRY, THIS TOUR IS FULL. 



MOTORCOACH – Colorado Trains & Fall FoliageSept. 28 – Oct. 8 (11 days)   Six scenic train rides – Cumbres & Toltec (one of the world’s best railway experiences), Durango & Silverton, Amtrak, Royal Gorge, Pike’s Peak, Georgetown, Mesa Verde cliff dwellings.   Spectacular mountains  & foliage.  $1,799 from B.R.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "MC Colorado" for tour details.  SORRY, THIS TOUR IS FULL. 



MOTORCOACH – New England Fall FoliageSept. 30 – Oct. 12 (13 days)   Usually the peak time for leaves.  Features 3-night stop in the heart of Vermont / New Hampshire’s spectacular foliage.   See Niagara Falls, Maine, Boston.  Excellent accommodations. $1,999 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC NEFF" for tour details.   SORRY, THIS TOUR IS FULL. 






Affordable Italy  Oct. 15 – 23 (9 days) – Venice for 2 nights on the Grand Canal.  Florence area  for 2 nights with city tours and “David”.  Leaning Tower of Pisa, Cortona, Assisi.  Rome for 3 nights with Vatican, Sistine Chapel, St. Peters, Colisseum, Forum & Trevi Fountain.   $3,799 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click "Italy Pictures" for previous tour pictures.   Click on "Italy" for tour details.  


MOTORCOACH - New Orleans WWII Museum - Oct. 16  One day trip.  $89  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "MC WWII  Museum" for tour details.


MOTORCOACH – Smokies Fall Foliage –  Oct. 19 - 24 (6 days)   Features: Dollywood in the Smokies, Dixie Stampede Show & Dinner, Great Smoky Mountain Train Ride, Callaway Gardens, and Chattanooga River Cruise.  Nature at it's best.  Full colors in the Smokies Callaway Gardens.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  $945.   Information update coming soon.


Affordable Australia / New Zealand  – Oct. 27 – Nov. 8 (13 days) – Highlights of Australia & New Zealand.  In Cairns visit a portion of the Great Barrier Reef.  In Sydney visit the harbor, the Opera House & Animals of Australia & the capital city of Canberra.  In New Zealand visit Auckland,  the Thermal and the Maori (native) center of New Zealand – Rotorua & Queenstown in beautiful South Island.  $5,894 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Australia" for tour details. 




MOTORCOACH - Branson Christmas - Nov. 3-6 (4 days)  Five great shows in Branson! Irish Tenors / Celtic Ladies; The Haygoods; Clay Cooper; Pierce Arrow Christmas Show; Million Dollar Quartet (Presley, Lewis, Perkins, Cash).   $799  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Branson Christmas" for tour details. 


MOTORCOACH - Biltmore / Smokies Christmas  - Nov. 10 - 15 (6 days)  Pigeon Forge with Dixie Stampede & Dollywood.  Smoky Mountains National Park.   Asheville to tour Billy Graham’s center at “The Cove” and world-famous Biltmore House & Gardens.   Through northern Georgia to Callaway Gardens to enjoy wonderful Christmas lights & decorations.   $979   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Biltmore Christmas" for tour details. 


Churchill Polar BearNov. 11-16.  More information coming soon!


MOTORCOACH - Nashville Christmas  Nov. 20 – 23  (4 days)  Stay 3 nights at the world-famous Gaylord Opryland Resort.  Board the General Jackson Showboat for luncheon cruise an show.  Enjoy ICE!, Treasures of the Holidays, and the Hall of Trees.  Go to the Enchanted Country Christmas Dinner & show.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   $999   Click on "MC Nashville Christmas" for tour details.  


MOTORCOACH - Natchitoches Christmas - Nov. 21  $99 More information coming soon!


MOTORCOACH - Grapevine Christmas  Nov. 27-29 (3 days, 2 nights)  Travel to Grapevine, TX to stay at the Gaylord Texan resort hotel.  Tour the Ft. Worth Stockyards and museum, and enjoy the famous Stockyards Cattle Drive.  Go shopping at the wonderful Grapevine Mills Mall.  Visit the ICE Exhibit.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   $599   Click on "MC Grapevine Christmas" for tour details.


MOTORCOACH - Greenbriar Christmas Nov. 28 -  Dec. 2  (5 days)   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  $1,249 from Baton Rouge.  The elegant Greenbrier Hotel in West Virginia is a National Historic Landmark.  We have 2 nights in this deluxe 700 room hotel with breakfast daily and a special dinner.  Also tour Cold War bunkers.   Click on "MC Greenbriar Christmas" for tour details.






New York City Christmas  Dec. 3 – 6.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Our 14th year with hotel in Times Square/theater area.  Radio City Rockettes, Broadway show, guided city tour, and more.  $1,999 from Baton Rouge.   Click "New York City Christmas" for tour details. 


MOTORCOACH - Bellingrath Christmas  - Dec. 11.  $99  More information coming soon!


Rose Bowl ParadeDec. 29 – Jan. 2 (5 days)  View floats, Bandfest, New Year's Eve Gala Dinner.  Reserved seats for prime viewing of parade.  Approx. $2,699 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn 





2016 TOURS



Panama Canal Cruise – Jan. 3–14 (12 days)  Round trip Fort Lauderdale on the “Island Princess”.  Starting at $2419 per person, double occupancy.  Includes air from Baton Rouge. 1 night pre-hotel, 10 day cruise; all meals on cruise.   Grand Cayman; Cartagena, Colombia; Panama Canal; Limon, Costa Rica; Ochos Rios, Jamaica.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.   Click "Panama Canal" for additional tour information.


MOTORCOACH – Key West – Jan. 30 – Feb. 6 (8 days)  With Disney World, Everglades & Miami Beach.   Two nights in Key West.  Approximately $1500 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.


Cuba – January / February    Escorted by Wayne Barnes.


Costa Rica – Feb. 15 – 22


Tanzania / Great Animal Migration – Feb. 29 – Mar. 12   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.


MOTORCOACH  - South Louisiana – March


MOTORCOACH – Savannah / Charleston – Late March.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.


MOTORCOACH – Wash. DC / Cherry BlossomsEarly April.


MOTORCOACH – Texas Wildflowers– Apr. 5-9


MOTORCOACH – Big Bend N.P. – Apr. 23-30


China Highlights & Yangtze River– May 18-29   Beijing, Xian, Shanghai.  3 night Yangtze cruise, Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors, deluxe 5-star hotels.  Most meals and all tips.   Approx. cost from Los Angeles - $3,800.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.


Holy Land – May 23 – June 1  (11 days)  Come walk where Jesus walked.   Visit Caesarea, Mt. Carmel, Megiddo, Armageddon Valley, Jericho, Masada, Dead Sea and all major biblical sites.   Approx. $4,200 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes. 


MOTORCOACH – Grand Canyon – June 1 – 11


Western Europe Highlights – June 9-23 (15 days)   D-day Landing area, London, Paris, Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Battle of the Bulge, Bastogne, Rhine River cruise, Germany, Switzerland, 4 days in the spectacular Alps of Germany, Austria & Switzerland.   Approx. $4,999 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  (4th year in a row with full group each time).


MOTORCOACH – New York City – June 17-25


MOTORCOACH – Calif.  / Southwest – June 27 – July 13


MOTORCOACH – Yellowstone – July 1-10


MOTORCOACH – Amish – July 18-26


MOTORCOACH – Canadian Rockies / Glacier N.P.- July 29-Aug.14


MOTORCOACH – Eastern Canada – Aug. 17-28


MOTORCOACH – More Canyonlands – Aug. 29 – Sept. 10 – N. Arizona & S. Utah


Highlights of Eastern / Central Europe – Sept. 16-29.  Warsaw and Wroclaw, Poland; Budapest; Hungary; Vienna; Austria; Prague; Czech Republic; Berlin, Germany.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.


MOTORCOACH – Cape Cod – Aug. 31 – Sept. 10


MOTORCOACH – Canada Foliage /Train / Mackinaw Island- Sept. 15 -26


MOTORCOACH – Colorado Foliage & Trains – Sept. 28 – Oct. 7


MOTORCOACH – New England Fall Foliage – Oct. 1-13


Italy / Sicily / Malta – Oct. 10 – 22   Rome, Naples, Pompeii, Isle of Capri, Amalfi Coast, Sicily (5 nights – Taormina, Agrigento, Palermo) and 2 nights Malta.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.


MOTORCOACH – Santa Fe – Oct. 17-25


South America – Amazon / Rio / Brazil / Argentina/   Uruguay / Iguazu FallsOct. 31-Nov.12  (our May)     Escort- Wayne Barnes


Other possibles – Ecuador / Galapagos; India;  Japan; Iceland; Russia; Spain / Portugal; Footsteps of Paul (Turkey & Greece); Vietnam / Cambodia


Easter Island / Chile – January, 2017









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