AUSTRIAN ALPS: CLASSIC CLIMBS 2021

August 28th – September 10th – The Tyrol! The very name evokes a magnificent vision of beauty: emerald valleys with rushing mountain torrents rushing untamed, ancient towns and tranquil villages resting on meadowy slopes; above the villages, dark forests, white, grey and red rock faces towering up from their shade; above these rocky pinnacles, a shimmering, sparkling awning of ice and

DISCOVERING ALSACE: VINES & VILLAGES 2021

(TENTATIVE DATES – June 12-26, 2021 pending French travel restrictions being lifted for US citizens.)

As your plane or train arrives into the Rhine valley, your window will open into a glimpse of a vast tapestry of vineyards, wheat fields, canals, rivers, forests, hills and villages that is Alsace. A staggering number of options energizes you to immerse yourself fully into the culture and history of a very special land.

TUSCANY UNPLUGGED: VINES & VILLAGES 2021

October 2-17, 2021  Day 1: Arrival Florence.  Welcome to Firenze, the birthplace of the Renaissance and one of our favorite cities! Our lodging in Florence offers a unique experience to reside in an Italian villa built in the Liberty style in 1917. Your spacious room includes a full kitchenette, a quiet garden on

DOLOMITES: CLASSIC CLIMBS 2021

September 12-27, 2021 Day 1: Arrival Venice :: Castelfranco in Veneto. We meet you at Venezia (Venice) Marco Polo airport for transfer to Castelfranco or to collect your luggage. Water taxis are available directly from the airport to transport you into the heart of Venice for an afternoon exploring the canals and passageways of