The world’s largest hot air ballooning event. Every October hundreds of colorful balloons float above the city as dawn breaks over the Sandia Mountains. It’s a marvelous tour whether your group flies to Albuquerque, includes this in a large Southwestern Bus Tour, or travel across the west by Amtrak. This is one great time.
Nearly 100 hot air balloons paint the Iowa sky with brilliant colors and playful Special Shapes! Cheer on skilled pilots as they compete for points and prizes, sit back and enjoy live music nightly, buy a balloon ride for a one-of-a-kind view, and prepare to be awestruck as dark skies come alive with a mystical glow during Dawn Patrol and Nite Glows. Kids Land, fireworks, fablulous food…experience all of this and so much more at the 2018 National Balloon Classic!
Follow the flight paths of Monarch Butterflies and Whopping Cranes. See what the flap is all about and join us on the Texas Gulf Coast next winter. This is a lovely 12-Day Migration filled with nature, culture and unique activities. Average temperatures range from a high of 75 to a low of 45.
This trip is a great collection for visual, festive activities for the High-Minded tourist. Ha. We’ll take you to the top of Pikes Peak, show you the Mile High City of Denver, put you on three train rides, let you watch 100 Hot Air Balloons ascend into dawn sky of Colorado Springs. This is a shorter economical option to our Railroads of Colorado and New Mexico. Space is limited. Book now.
Omaha offers a Holiday Menu that includes Celtic Harps, Irish Dancers, a Madrigal Feast, Greek Dinners, a Lithuanian Bakery, Polish Holiday Luncheon, a Gingerbread House Festival and more. A community of the World’s People, Omaha offers you the chance to see, hear, taste and feel the Christmas traditions of her many ethnic communities. Come Celebrate in a City like no
Come and listen to the music that defines a nation. You learn the basics with Dixieland Jazz in New Orleans then hear the influence of Creole and Cajun Music in the Louisiana Bayous before embarking on the Mississippi Blue Trail. Armed with that rudimentary knowledge of Jazz you learn of slave music on the plantations, and hear how it co-mingled with Jazz, then moved north into the Cities of America after our slaves were freed. While Jazz and Blues were two distinct music forms – they also combined to create Rock n’ Roll. Join us on this great adventure and get your Mojo on.
In this formerly Wild Wild Western town you will witness 200 years of history come back to life through stories and reenactments of outlaws, lawmen, soldiers, Native Americans and historical figures that played an important role in America’s History. You will tour Miss Laura’s Visitors Center – a former Old West bordello – and trace the footsteps of Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves and the vile outlaws he brought to justice at the Fort Smith National Historic Site.
Every U S Tours Hawaiian Cruise now includes our exclusive Elvis in Hawaii Tours. You follow a personal history of one man and his love of these islands and you will learn the story of how Elvis saved the Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor. This is a wonderful Hawaiian Cruise with an innovative spin on Hawaii History.
Ree Drummond, aka The Pioneer Woman, has launched an empire from Pawhuska, Oklahoma, a small town brimming with charm. She is the blogger, best selling author and host of the Food Network Show “The Pioneer Woman Cooks. This tour feature’s her story and shows the affect that a TV Show can have on a small town. It includes lots of shopping, Native American history and nature here in the High Grass. Plus there’s a Family-style Four Course Dinner in the Mercantile.