Fantastic Offers From Scenic and Emerald Cruises for 2021 & 2022

Hello fantastic cruise travelers, It is time again!  You can find our wave offers from Scenic Luxury Cruises & Emerald Cruises, and and details below! Make sure to ask us about charters – now is the time to reserve your chartered cruise for 2022 and 2023! SCENIC RIVERS Super Earlybird Offers for all 2022 Europe … Read moreFantastic Offers From Scenic and Emerald Cruises for 2021 & 2022

Exclusive SUITEheart Deals Through Destinations with Character Travel & Travel Impressions!

Book Your SUITE Escape Now True love celebrates another anniversary with the return of our SUITEheart Deals! Travel Impressions works exclusively with Travel Agents to provide exquisite travel packages for our clients. Once more, Travel Impressions has gathered EXCLUSIVEperks to make an ideal Valentine’s Day surprise that much “sweet”-er. Participating hotels and resorts are offering one or more … Read moreExclusive SUITEheart Deals Through Destinations with Character Travel & Travel Impressions!

Cruising Europe 2019: Timeless Adventures in Brest and Toulon, France

  Bonjour, Disney cruise fans! Are you ready to take a journey with me to new Disney Cruise Line destinations in beautiful France? Next year, first-time calls on Brest and Toulon, France, offer boundless opportunities to enjoy breathtaking views, timeless adventures and delicious cuisines…You may end up feeling like you’ve entered your favorite scenes from “Beauty and the Beast!” … Read moreCruising Europe 2019: Timeless Adventures in Brest and Toulon, France

Always Be Aware During International Travel of Credit Card Foreign Transaction Fees

When doing any type of travel out side of the United States, one of the items that always comes up is using credit cards for dining, shopping, etc and the possible foreign transaction fees that may be attached that you don’t realize. Recently, U.S.News & World Report did an article on this very subject, explaining, … Read moreAlways Be Aware During International Travel of Credit Card Foreign Transaction Fees

Destination Report: Bavaria, Germany

My parents (in the North of England ) always said that the Romantic Road is the “Real Germany” with its medieval towns and half timbered houses on a route winding south from historic Wuerzburg and ending at the Alpine glories of Fussen and nearby Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria’s number one tourist attraction. I have been there … Read moreDestination Report: Bavaria, Germany

Tour Provider Spotlight – Pleasant Holidays

Jack E. Richards, President and CEO What is your key strategy for 2017? Pleasant Holidays will continue to globalize its product offerings in high-volume leisure travel destinations and market segments. This strategic growth plan was launched several years ago to diversify the business primarily into international markets. Since the launch of this strategic growth plan, … Read moreTour Provider Spotlight – Pleasant Holidays

Your Kids May Not Love That International Vacation

Before you book that family trip clear across the world, consider that the kids may just want a jaunt down to the local beach. The Telegraph spoke with British child psychologist Oliver James who opines on the best kinds of vacations for your little ones. As he tells it, children of a certain age benefit … Read moreYour Kids May Not Love That International Vacation

Visa Requirements to Europe for US Citizens

On March 6, 2017 Destinations with Character Travel received this letter from Tauck Tours.   Dear Destinations with Character Travel : In the past several days there have been some confusing and misunderstood reports about purported visa requirements to Europe for US citizens, and I wanted to take a moment to clarify what, in fact, … Read moreVisa Requirements to Europe for US Citizens

Marriott Reveals Dramatic Expansion Plans for Europe

Marriott International outlined a series of ambitious expansion goals for Europe on the heels of the company’s completed acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide last year. At the 20th International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin Tuesday, the company announced that it expects to significantly increase the size of its European portfolio across every segment … Read moreMarriott Reveals Dramatic Expansion Plans for Europe

Hike to a Durnstein Castle with Adventures by Disney!

Here’s a cool video from Adventures by Disney about hiking to a Durnstein Castle, one of the many exciting Adventures by Disney destinations you can book with destinations With Character Travel Services. On the all-new Adventures by Disney® family river cruises, you can experience the heart of Europe in a way that is active, immersive and … Read moreHike to a Durnstein Castle with Adventures by Disney!

U.S. State Department Issues Europe Travel Alert

by Adam Leposa |Nov 22, 2016 9:36am Just ahead of a busy holiday travel season, the U.S. State Department has issued a new travel alert for U.S.citizens, citing a heightened risk of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. The alert indicates U.S. citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals, events, and outdoor markets. It expires February 20, … Read moreU.S. State Department Issues Europe Travel Alert

YOU WENT WHERE?! 6 MUST-SEE PLACES YOU (PROBABLY) HAVE NEVER HEARD OF

We are always on the lookout for the world’s hidden gems – the best places to visit that are not yet buzzing with tourists. Here are some of our under-the-radar favorites for you to check out: Granna, Sweden This is an entire town dedicated to the art of candy making! Stroll cobblestone streets with colorful homes and … Read moreYOU WENT WHERE?! 6 MUST-SEE PLACES YOU (PROBABLY) HAVE NEVER HEARD OF

Paris to Launch ‘Charm Offensive’ to Boost Tourism

Originally published in Travel Pulse News … JANEEN CHRISTOFF | NOVEMBER 01, 2016 PHOTO: Eiffel Tower (Photo courtesy Thinkstock) According to French current affairs radio, RFI, Paris is planning to launch a “charm offensive” in order to bring visitors back to the city and reignite foreign visitors “love affair” with the City of Light. Paris has been … Read moreParis to Launch ‘Charm Offensive’ to Boost Tourism

AMA WATERWAYS – Incredible River Cruise Savings For 2016 & 2017 !

AMA WATERWAYS, The highest rated river cruise ships in Europe have some incredible itineraries and deals currently available for 2016 & 2017. Ask anyone who’s ever taking a river cruise, and they will tell you the River Cruises are in a class all by themselves! “An AmaWaterways river cruise is about more than the destination … Read moreAMA WATERWAYS – Incredible River Cruise Savings For 2016 & 2017 !