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.

Get ready to embark on the adventure of a lifetime to Africa! Home to the ultimate safari, Kenya has piercing golden sunsets and is unparalleled to all other African countries in animal viewing. Keep an eye out for lions, zebras, elephants and more as you ride through game parks...continue reading
Perhaps there is no such thing as a Leprechaun, but Ireland really is magical. The rich green that covers almost every corner of its landscape rightly earns its nickname of the Emerald Isle. Join Columbus Travel October 8 – 15, 2020 on a magical trip to the Emerald Isle...continue reading
Join Larry Gelwix the “Getaway Guru®” from Columbus Travel® on an exciting Alaska cruise. This is the perfect getaway! Sail round trip Seattle in June 2020 on an incredible journey to some of Alaska’s iconic sights. For a limited time, Princess Cruise Line has a fabulous offer of FREE...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 Avalon Waterways with Larry Gelwix, the “Getaway Guru®” himself! Your magical journey starts in Nuremberg, Germany 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...continue reading
Escape the cold and head to Summer time down under with Larry the “Getaway Guru®” and Cathy Gelwix! From underground cave systems to beautiful sand beaches, New Zealand has one of the most incredible landscapes. Experience the culture of indigenous Maori natives, take a scenic cruise on a vintage steamship...continue reading
Discover the highlights of the lost continent of Antarctica on an incredible expedition cruise. Experience wildlife like never before to some of the most pristine waters of the world and get ready to be filled with wonder as you visit the home of penguin colonies, whales, dolphins, and more....continue reading
Cruise the Pacific Coast including Canada and San Francisco in Fall 2020. Larry Gelwix, the “Getaway Guru®”, will be your cruise host while you visit Vancouver and Victoria, B.C. Plus, spend 1 day visiting San Francisco! The highlight of this cruise will be sailing into and out of San...continue reading
See the best of Britain with Abby Bonell. You’ll start in London and end up in Edinburgh including overnight stops in Wales and Chester (a walled city and a former Roman outpost). Tour runs September 30 – October 9, 2020 and starts at $2439 per person plus airfare. Click...continue reading
Sail in a once in a life time experience to the Greek Isles, Turkey, and Northern Cyclades 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 guru himself, Larry Gelwix the “Getaway Guru®“!...continue reading
Enjoy some of the most iconic landmarks in Peru as you discover the Empire of the Incas with Carlos Fida! Plus, when you book by December 20, 2019, you get $100 discount per passenger. Explore Lima, Machu Picchu, and the Ballestas Islands, also known as “the Little Galapgaos,” for...continue reading
Set your course for an extraordinary expedition to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands! Head back in time and discover Inca ruins, take a zipline through the rainforest, walk through colorful, indigenous markets and so much more! This will be an experience never to be forgotten! Dates: September 18 – October...continue reading
Join us on one of the most unique cruise itineraries you will ever embark on! Explore six European countries on a grandiose 12-night/13-day cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Jewel of the Seas. Sailing roundtrip Amsterdam, you will visit the Netherlands, Russia, Denmark, Estonia, Sweden, and Finland. Larry, the Getaway Guru,...continue reading
Thailand vacation deals
Sail to the Pearls of Asia onboard Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas visiting Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand!  This 11-day cruise and tour departs on January 27, 2021 and has an amazing price starting at only $1,395 per person plus cruise tax & airfare. This includes a pre-night hotel with sightseeing...continue reading
Europe River Cruise
Fly FREE from select gateways including Salt Lake City and save up to $500 per couple when you book a select 2020 Europe river cruise on Avalon Waterways! Plus, receive FREE prepaid gratuities on select 2019 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises. Hurry because space is limited! Sail the Rhine,...continue reading
Rome, Colosseum
Columbus Travel Exclusive Offer: Save $100 per reservation Plus get the current promotions Book select 6-night or longer Globus or Monograms Europe vacation package and save! Join expert tour guides to view iconic sights, enjoy time to explore on your own, and immerse yourself in various cultures. Tour Europe’s luring...continue reading
Get triple the savings when you book a select 2020 holiday river cruise on AmaWaterways! Tour Christmas Markets throughout Europe including Budapest, Vienna, and Nuremberg. View awe-inspiring decorations, purchase handcrafted gifts, and immerse yourself in your very own fairytale-like Christmas story. Jump into the holiday spirit with a one...continue reading
Two Amazing Tours: England & Scotland Tour with Abby Bonell or Ireland hosted by Mark Faldmo. Choose one vacation or combine these tours to see England, Scotland and Ireland from September 30 to October 15, 2020.  The first part is hosted by Abby Bonell where you will get the...continue reading
Sail with Viking Cruises on a select 13-day Europe river cruise in 2020 or 2021 and get your airfare FREE from select gateways! Plus, enjoy a 2-for-1 deposit. Stand in awe of St. Petersburg’s exquisite culture, learn the spectacular history of Moscow, walk through charming cities such as Kizhi, Mandrogy...continue reading
Patagonia, South America
Explore the wonders of South America on a remarkable adventure! See the iconic sights of Santiago, Chile, behold the majestic Iguazu Falls, cruise around Cape Horn, and so much more! This will be an experience never to be forgotten! Dates: November 1 – 13, 2020 Land Package Price: From$5,056.00 per...continue reading
Alaska, cruise
Join USU Aggie Alumni on an incredible journey to Alaska’s wild frontier! Keep your eye out for majestic animals and stunning wildlife as you cruise round trip Seattle to Juneau, Ketchikan, Skagway, and Victoria. Plus, spend quality time with other alumni on Aggie only (optional) excursions. For a limited...continue reading
Star Clipper
Sail on one of the most unique cruise lines in the industry – Star Clippers – and take advantage of their amazing WAVE specials! Book a select cruise departing 2020 or 2021 and enjoy up to 2 out of the 3 savings including onboard spending money, cabin upgrade, or...continue reading
Now is time to take that safari you have always dreamed of taking!  Save thousands of dollars and see a part of the world that is loved by travelers worldwide. Bring your camera and capture an adventure that you will keep talking about for years to come!  The animals...continue reading

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