Little Extras Keep Tour Members Happy

…_____________________________________________________________________________ In 25 years of planning motorcoach tours in Vermont and New England, I have seen a real change in what packages offer. With many changes in the industry I find that itineraries have to be unique and have those extra components that make people want to come back. Chris Donnelly, Sugar Tours, Inc./Creative Culinary Tours I operate many types of specialty tours, which mak…

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What’s New in New Orleans

…assenger ship, will begin sailing four and five night cruises year-round from New Orleans on September 22, 2010. New Orleans is also the home port of the Carnival Triumph, which will be replaced by the Carnival Conquest, in November 2010. Also, the Norwegian Spirit, from Norwegian Cruise Lines, and soon the Voyager of the Seas from Royal Caribbean International will call New Orleans its homeport. The Voyager of the Seas will offer seven-night cru…

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Mayflower Tours Debuts New 2013 Tours, New Brochures
Aug23

Mayflower Tours Debuts New 2013 Tours, New Brochures

The new 2013 North America Deluxe Escorted Holidays as well as the 2013 River Cruising and World Holidays brochures were just released by Mayflower Tours — 42 deluxe escorted holidays are featured. The North America brochure includes four new itineraries.  Among them are Alaska Grand Tour, New Orleans and Cajun Country, California Coastal Holiday, High Sierras and Gold Country. Six new itineraries in the 2013 River Cruising and World Holi…

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Sean and Lisa Higgins, Mint Julep Tours
Sep06

Sean and Lisa Higgins, Mint Julep Tours

…wn Louisville, the gift shop provides us with an easy to find spot for tourists for pick-up and drop-offs on our public tours as well as gather information about our tour offerings.  It truly is a presence that people can get their questions answered and bucket list fulfilled. On top of that, the retail business supports our corporate gifting that is a major component of handling company outings, client visits and VIP events/services.  It also gi…

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Ford’s Theatre Announces Return of History on Foot Walking Tours

…ck Woman: Elizabeth Keckly.” Led by costumed actors playing historical characters from Civil War Washington, the tours guide patrons from historic Ford’s Theatre (511 10th Street NW) to different sites throughout downtown, Washington, D.C. Beginning Wednesday, March 23, 2011, Ford’s offers the assassination conspiracy walking tour “Investigation: Detective McDevitt” with two tours on April 15, the anniversary of Lincoln’s death. The popular tour…

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Harley-Davidson Offers Factory Tours in Three Locations
Mar28

Harley-Davidson Offers Factory Tours in Three Locations

…he factory, transportation to and from the factory and admission to the Harley-Davidson Museum. Two sessions are offered on Wednesdays and Fridays at 9:00 am and 12:15 pm. Steel Toe Tours cost $35/pp for groups of 20 or less. The experience lasts three hours. Please call for additional days during the summer. Purchase tickets at h-dmuseum.com. Free Factory Tour Free Factory Tour offers a limited view of the assembly line and designated machining…

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New York Wheel, Empire Outlets to Transform Staten Island Waterfront

…nal service to the site. “The redevelopment of the Staten Island Waterfront will undoubtedly attract millions of new visitors and spending to the area and reframe the entire visitor experience – getting people to explore beyond the ferry terminal,” said Fred Dixon, president and CEO of NYC & Company. “More than 54 million visitors come to New York City each year, and we want to get as many of them as possible to experience Staten Island – wha…

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South Street Seaport Offers New Walking Tour

…port. The Seaport today is best known as a bustling retail center but was a thriving port in its early days. The new “From Sails to Sales” walking tour takes visitors through the old streets, bars and taverns, shops, houses and ships that made the South Street Seaport area a gateway to the world. The 90-minute tour, given by Uncle Sam’s New York, is given on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. by reservation only. Tours conclude at the Seaport’s Pier 17, whe…

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