New graphic smWelcome to our new discoveries  section dedicated to bringing you our newest journeys.   What comes next?  That is always our guiding challenge.

Here, we present exciting new and emerging destinations to explore, people to meet and adventures to be experienced.  Or, you may find itineraries that offer a new twist on a classic destination.  All while we continue to honor our commitment to the best practices of sustainable, socially responsible travel.

Travel should enhance our understanding of the world; promote connections between peoples and societies, and enrich travelers, the people they meet and the places they experience.

Come along with us as we discover this amazing planet we call home.


Costa Rica
Whitewater rafting, horseback riding, exploring caves and rappelling through waterfalls are just the beginning of this rainforest journey.  This adventure has something for everyone in the family!

Guatemala & Colombia
Stay overnight at Guatemala’s Maya Uaxactun Archeological Site. Explore Tikal’s pyramids. Examine the millennia-old stone statues of Colombia’s Pre-Inca San Agustin Archeological Site.

Central Bhutan
Experience the dramatic, high-altitude landscapes, the kingdom’s historic monasteries, hidden villages and welcoming people.

Namibia – Desert & Beyond
Namibia offers classic safari experiences in the Namib Desert, Damaraland and Etosha National Park.

This 9-day journey takes in the dramatic landscapes, unique wildlife and fascinating cultures of Namibia.

Chile & Ecuador
Savor the rich culinary heritage of Chile & Ecuador.

Ecuador & Peru
The cuisines and cultures of these two countries combine to make this a fascinating adventure in food and history.

Enjoy a rich menu of outdoor adventures as well as visits to a traditional rainforest village and a coffee farm.

Peru – Culinary Roots of the Inca, Trace the cuisine of Peru  through the long history of quinoa, the most versatile of Andean grains.

Explores the many faces of Japan from ancient temples of Kyoto to frenetic and ultra modern Tokyo.

South Africa
Go on safari, visit a noted wine estate and end with a relaxed beach stay.

Bhutan – Special Festival Departure
Oct 5-16, 2014 – Discover this fascinating country through its festivals and dramatic

Explore Guatemala’s past and present as you trace the fall of the Mayan Empire.

Southern Tanzania
Explore Southern Tanzania’s remarkable and less visited national parks with game viewing by vehicle, on foot and by boat.

Northeast India & Bhutan
Discover the famous tea plantations of Darjeeling and Glenburn, and the historic monasteries and fortresses of Bhutan.

Explore the desert kingdoms and historic cultures of India’s Rajasthan.

Deserts of North India
Discover North India’s deserts, cultures, wildlife and powerful Mughal-inspired architecture.