Experiential/Bucket List Travel

If you are looking for a bucket list worthy vacation, then you have come to the right place! Embrace experiential travel as you visit various places around the world. Whether you sail on a majestic masted ship or stay the night in a castle, you are about to have an experience of a lifetime. No bucket list will ever look the same again! Come to love and immerse yourself in cultures like never before as you learn about the history and people of the destinations you visit.

Ama Waterways River Cruise
Sail with AmaWaterways on a select Summer or Fall 2019 Europe river cruise and get FREE airfare from many cities including Salt Lake City! Plus, past guests receive an additional $100 per person in savings! Experience the majestic Rhine river or the breathtakingly beautiful Danube river. See fairy tale-like...continue reading
Cruise the Pacific Coast including Canada and San Francisco in Fall 2019. Larry Gelwix the “Getaway Guru®” will be your cruise host while you visit Astoria, Oregon and Victoria, B.C. Plus, spend 1 day visiting San Francisco! The highlight of this cruise will be sailing into and out of...continue reading
Join Larry Gelwix the “Getaway Guru®” from Columbus Travel® on an exciting Alaska cruise. This is the perfect getaway! Sail to Alaska in June 2019 on the Royal Princess or in August 2019 on the Norwegian Bliss! Sail from Whittier, Alaska to Vancouver, BC, Canada or round trip Seattle...continue reading
Israel is a religious headquarter for millions worldwide. Come join us as we discover this part of the world that keeps tourists coming back for more. Follow the footsteps of Christ in the Holy Land, sail on the Sea of Galilee, and pause at the Garden Tomb. Join Larry...continue reading
Embrace this Christmas season with an enchanting Europe river cruise onboard AmaWaterways with Larry Gelwix, the “Getaway Guru®” himself! Your magical journey starts in Amsterdam Netherlands where you will be able to stroll through the first of many Christmas markets and festivals.  Enjoy immersing yourself in European culture as you learn of various...continue reading
Join Columbus Travel, Kurt Bestor, Jenny Oaks Baker and Swing 4 Cancer on a fabulous Eastern Caribbean cruise to raise money for those diagnosed with cancer.  Hosted by Larry Gelwix, the “Getawy Guru(R)” from Columbus Travel(R), you’ll enjoy private concerts with Kurt Bestor and special guest Jenny Oaks Baker & her...continue reading
Tahiti, vacation, cruise
This unique itinerary will take you from Honolulu, Hawaii to Papeete, Tahiti. It is more than just a visit, it is an experience never to be forgotten. On this South Seas Odyssey, taste exotic foods, embrace the various cultures and experience life on the islands.  As you cruise on...continue reading
Sail in a once in a life time experience to Southeast Asia on the Star Clipper! This ship is unlike any other ocean or river cruise line you have ever been on. Plus, you’ll get to sail with the Southeast guru himself, Larry Gelwix the “Getaway Guru®“! Spend time in Thailand...continue reading
NCL Venice
Join Columbus Travel® on another exciting adventure of a lifetime! This time, sail to the Greek Isles and Adriatic Sea on a 7-day cruise on board the Norwegian Star. See Kotor, Mykonos, Dubrovnik and more! Come learn about the people and culture from another side of Europe. Now is...continue reading
Enjoy some of the most iconic landmarks in Peru on your own starting at just $3,200 per person! Plus, when you book by April 15, 2019, you get $100 discount per passenger (already included in package price). Tour Lima and discover Machu Picchu. This cultural immersion will be unforgettable. Take...continue reading
Galapagos
Sail on a select 7, 10, or 11-night Celebrity cruise to the Galapagos Islands between June 16 – December 31, 2019 and get 50% off cruise fare for the 2nd guest! Plus, those who book 10 & 11 night packages also get complimentary round-trip flights departing from U.S. or...continue reading
NCL
The Panama Canal has never been more affordable. Call Columbus Travel® to book your voyage to the Panama Canal before these cruise deals are gone. The “Getaway Guru®” recommends a full transit canal cruise, see our blog post: The 7 Wonders of the Modern World: Panama Canal about the different...continue reading
Sail on a Europe river cruise with Viking Cruises on a select 15-day Grand European Tour in 2019 or 2020 and get your airfare for FREE! Feast on the music and majestic arts of Vienna, stand in awe of the scenic Kinderdijk windmills in the Netherlands, learn the spectacular history of Regensburg, Germany...continue reading
Brazil
Explore the wonders of South America on a remarkable adventure to Brazil and Argentina! See the iconic sights of Rio de Janeiro, behold the majestic Iguaçu Falls, immerse yourself in the lifestyle of an Argentine Pampas, and so much more! This will be an experience never to be forgotten! Dates: March...continue reading

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