MY TRAVELS AROUND THE WORLD

Revised: Nov 14, 2018

See "JUST IN FUN" reports at the end of this list
See LISTS links at the end of this list.

Only "commercial tour" trips are shown.

Trip dates in BOLD, the trip is booked.

The approximate (~) dates in 2020 - 2021 shown are based on current years (2018)
posted schedules and chosen for sequence planning and
at this time are at best a guess.
For additional or alternate trips, check the "leftovers" section.

An * after the trip name indicates that a map is provided.
A number in ( ) indicates the number of photos linked.

** For Recent 2018 trips, use the "go to" options below **
For 2019 and 2020, also see the trip maps below

2018

2018Road Scholar San Antonio to Big Bend * (p36)8Oct 14 - Oct 21
Road Scholar Christmas in Key West * 7Dec 21 - Dec 27
2019Oceania Allure of the Islands * 13Feb 5 - Feb 17
Globus Costa Rica Escape with Tortuguera * (San Jose) 10Mar 13 - Mar 22
Globus America's Historic East * (Washington-Phil.)9May 17 - May 25
ACL Grand New England Cruise * (Boston - NE Coast) 16July 13 - July 16-27
Globus Colorful Newfoundland * (St. John's) 8Aug 23 - Aug 30 (31)
OAT Panama and Canal * (Panama City)15Oct 23 - Nov 6
Oceania Cuba Serenade * (Miami)12Dec 18 - Dec 28
2020ACL Puget Sound & San Juan Islands * (Seattle)9Apr 3 - Apr 11
Road Scholar Lewis & Clark Missouri to Oregon* (St Louis - Portland)18~Jun 23 - July 10
TelevisionSummer Olympics - Tokyo, Japan17July 24 - Aug 9
Road Scholar Colorado Byways * (Denver)8~Aug 10 - Aug 17
Globus Classic Fall Foliage * (Boston) Repeat of 2013 trip9 + 3~Oct 10 - Oct 21
Globus Wonders of Yucatan * (Cancun) (Repeat from a 2006 trip)8~Nov 3 - Nov 10
2021Road Scholar Southwest Icons * (Albuquerque) 15~Apr 10 - Apr 24
Road Scholar 4 National Park Jewels * (LAXative)9~May 31 - June 8
Road Scholar BC Rail & Ferry (Calgary-Vancouver) Repeat of a 2005 trip13~June 25 - July 7
Globus Pacific Coast Adventure * (Seattle - San Francisco)10~July 21 - July 30
Globus Cape Cod and Islands * (Boston)8~Sep 13 - 20
..Spend 3 nights with friends: Sep 20, 21, 22 so get 2 trips with only one airfare. Total 18 days.
Road Scholar Autumn in the Berkshires * (Boston) 8~Sep 23 - Sep 30
2022
Just in fun
TelevisionWinter Olympics - Beijing, China17Feb 4 - Feb 20
Road Scholar Albuquerque / Santa Fe / Taos * (Albuquerque) repeat of a 2015 trip8~Apr 6 - Apr 13
Road Scholar Oregon & California Redwoods (Portland)10~May 31 - June 9
Road Scholar Hidden San Juan Islands * (Seattle)7~July 21 - July 27
Road Scholar Colorado Railroads * (Denver) Repeat9~Sep 13 - Sep 21
Road Scholar Christmas in San Diego 8~Dec 19 - Dec 26
LEFTOVERS
"MAYBES"
Road Scholar Olympic Peninsula * (Seattle) repeat of a 2015 trip6~Aug 11 - Aug 16
Or link with 2022
Hidden San Juans
Road Scholar Montana, Big Sky Country * (Bozeman, MT) 13~Aug 6 - Aug 18
Globus Copper Canyon * (Phoenix) (repeat of a 2005 trip) 11Preferred to
2020 Yucatan
if offered


San Antonio-BBNP
Christmas in Key West
2019 Allure of the Islands
Costa Rica
America's Historic East
Grand New England
Colorful Newfoundland
Panama & Canal
Cuba
2020 Puget Sound/San Juans
Lewis & Clark
Colorado Byways

Below is the list of all "Commercial" trips I've taken.

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2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021


Full List


YEARCompanyPictureTRIP
*=map (p)= 4 - more photos
DaysDates
1984Frames England, Scotland, Wales
w/ Williamsburg Extension
23May 18 - June 8
June 8 - June 12
1985Frames U. K. and Republic of Ireland
w/ Williamsburg Extension
26June 28 - July 20
July 20 - July 26
1999Globus Italy at Leisure *
Austria & Switzerland
24May 13 - May 23
May 24 - June 5
2000Globus England, Scotland, Wales *23May 16 - June 7
Grand European RUSSIA & SCANDINAVIA * 24July 11 - Aug 3
2001Cruise West
ALASKA DAYLIGHT YACHT TOUR
(with B & C options) * (p4)
15May 18 - June 1
Grand European Central & Eastern Europe *18Aug 3 - Aug 20
2002Globus Scandinavia * (p8) 18Aug 20 - Sep 1
Grand European Alpine Christmas Markets *
Vienna, Prague, Munich
15Dec 6 - Dec 14
Dec 14 - Dec 20
2003Grand European Russia and the Baltics * (p4)18May 10 - May 27
Cruise West
Alaska Daylight Yacht Tour
(w/ B option) * (p4)
11July 4 - July 14
(Dis-Ad)Vantage (Disas-)Tours Atlantic Canada (p8)17Aug 10 - Aug 26
2004Cruise West Panama & Costa Rica * (p8)12Feb 21 - Mar 3
Globus AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND * (p20)30Apr 18 - May 17
Grand European Italy * (p16)15Oct 5 - Oct 19
Norwegian
(Hurtigruten)
ANTARCTICA * (p8)19Dec 15 - Jan 2
2005Brendan / Brennan Copper Canyon * (p8)10Feb 7 - Feb 15
Cruise West Columbia and Snake River * (p8)9Apr 12 - Apr 20
Brendan / Brennan Western Canada by Rail * (p8)13May 28 - June 9
Brendan / Kompas

Brendan / Globus
Balkans * (p12)

Greece & Balkans *
12

13
July 20 - July 31

July 31 - Aug 13
Globus / Avalon Black Sea Discovery
(Lower Danube River) * (p8)
12 Sep 29 - Oct 10
2006Globus Heart of Mexico * (p16)
Treasures of the Yucatan *
16Mar 11 - Mar 19
Mar 19 - Mar 26
Globus China, Hong Kong, Bangkok * (p16)22Apr 24 - May 13
Cruise West
Glacier Wonderland *
Wilderness Waterways * (p8)
17July 23 - July 30
July 30 - Aug 8
Clipper Adventure
Ancient Viking Settlements * (p16)11Aug 27 - Sep 6
2007Cruise West Sea of Cortes * (p8)8Mar 3 - Mar 10
Cosmos
Alaska and the Yukon * (p16)13May 30 - June 11
General Tours Trans Siberia Rail
Moscow - Beijing * (p16)
18July 13 - July 30
Globus South America Odyssey
Brazil to Peru * (p16)
27Sep 20 - Oct 16
2008General Tours

Gems of Turkey * (p8)13Mar 13 - Apr 12
River of Pharaohs * (p8^)9Apr 12 - Apr 21
Cruise West
Alaska "Gold Rush Inside Passage" * (p16)12May 10 - May 21
Overly Awful Travel Kenya, Tanzania, Victoria Falls * (p18)25June 24 - July 18
Insight US National Parks West * (p12)18Sep 11 - Sep 28
OATRoute of the Maya * (p12)14Oct 30 - Nov 12
Star Crapper Windward Islands * (p20)
10Dec 12 - Dec 21
2008-9Cruise West South Pacific "Legends" * (p12)18Dec 27 - Jan 13
2009Globus Hawaii * (p16)13Apr 16 - Apr 28
Globus Scenic Wonders of Iceland * (p20)10July 4 - July 13
Cosmos Tunisia * (p12)8Sep 5 - Sep 13
Spain / Portugal / Morocco * (p16)15Sep 13 - Sep 27
Globus Galapagos * (p16 +16)12Nov 4 - Nov 15
2010Insight Grand Tour Scandinavia * (p24)21May 29 - June 18
Cosmos Canadian Coastal Adventure * (p24)13Aug 4 - Aug 16
Road Scholar East Coast History * (p12)12Oct 17 - Oct 28
Tauck Israel & Jordan * (p36) 16Nov 24 - Dec 9
2011Insight Eastern Discovery * (p20)16April 30 - May 15
Road Scholar
Petersburg & the Stikine River * (p20) 12May 27 - June 7
Voyages to Antiquity
Black Sea Cruise * (p28) 17July 8 - July 24
Road Scholar Colorado Railroads * (p16)9Sep 11 - Sep 19
2012Collette Vacations Mysteries of India & Nepal * (p24)20Feb 9 - Feb 28
Road Scholar
(Holland America)
Caribbean, West Indies, Panama, Costa Rica * (p20) 11Mar 9 - Mar 19
Road Scholar Historic Williamsburg (p16)6Apr 1 - Apr 6
Road Scholar
London "Week" (p12) 10May 1 - May 10
Cosmos Florida: Orlando to Key West * (p24)14May 24 - June 6
Uniworld
Legendary Rhine and Moselle * (p24)14June 30 - July 13
Road Scholar
Alaska Fairbanks to Seward by Rail * (p24) 16Aug 13 - Aug 28
Inner Seas Discovery Alaska Inside Passage * (p24)19Aug 29 - Sep 16
back-to-back above
Road Scholar San Antonio (p4) 6Oct 28 - Nov 2
AMA Waterways Gray Dreary Danube * (p0) 9Nov 21 - Nov 29
2012-3Voyages Discovery Caribbean Gems Rum and Rain* (p24)17Dec 19 - Jan 5
2013Voyages Antiquity Treasure of SE Asia & Angkor Wat * (p24)20Feb 1 - Feb 20
Road Scholar Albuquerque-Carlsbad Geology * p(20+8)8Mar 17 - Mar 24
Voyages Antiquity Windy Greek Islands Cruise * (p20) 14April 12 - April 25
Voyages Antiquity Grand Voyage in Mediterranean * (p 29+48)
Venice - Rome - Cannes
24May 6 - May 29
Road Scholar California NP * (p28)14July 13 - July 26
Road Scholar Columbia River / Pacific NW * (p--) 8Aug 11 - Aug 18
Globus Classic Fall Foliage * (p20)9 + 3Oct 7 - Oct 18
2014Road Scholar Colonial Williamsburg * (p4) 6Mar 2 - Mar 7
Road Scholar / HAL Panama Canal Adventure *(p30) 17Mar 29 - Apr 14
Road Scholar Grand Canyon, North and South Rims * (p12) 7May 18 - May 24
Road Scholar / Cunard America and D-Day * (p25) 16June 12 - June 27
Cosmos Western Canada - Totem Circle * (p28)16July 19 - Aug 3
Road Scholar The Best of Chattanooga 6Oct 5 - Oct 10
Cosmos Texas to New Orleans * (p24) 13Nov 23 - Dec 5
2015Globus Guatemala & Costa Rica * (p12)13Jan 6 - Jan 18
American Queen American Queen Mississippi River * 9 Feb 27 - Mar 7
Road Scholar Albuquerque / Santa Fe / Taos * (p24)8Apr 12 - Apr 19
Cosmos England, Scotland, Wales * (p20) 14June 7 - June 20
Cosmos Alaska and the Yukon * (P20)13Aug 12 - Aug 24
Road ScholarOlympic Peninsula 6Sep 5 - Sep 10
Insight NE Fall Foliage *10Oct 11 - Oct 20
Road ScholarChristmas in Albuquerque7Dec 21 - Dec 27
2016Globus Eastern US and Canada * (P20) 13 May 10 - May 22
Alaskan Dream Alaskan Dream Inside Passage * (p20) 13June 2 - June 14
Oceania Caribbean Charisma Cruise (West) * (p8)13Nov 17 - Nov 29
Oceania Heart of the Caribbean Cruise (east)* (p24)11Dec 5 - Dec 15
2017Road Scholar Puerto Rico * (p8) 8Jan 8 - Jan 15
Un-Cruise Columbia River Shivvering Cruise * (p20)8April 8 - April 15
Road Scholar Boston Freedom Walk * (p6)10May 14 - May 23
Globus Canadian Maritimes * 13 July 1 - July 13
American Queen Christmas on Mississippi River *
(Memphis to New Orleans)
10Dec 17 - Dec 26
2018Oceania Seaswept Breezes * (p12) 11Jan 13 - Jan 23
Oceania Seaside Sojourn * (p12) 17Apr 22 - May 8
Oceania Panama (Canal) Enchantment * (LAX to Miami) 7June 15 - June 21
Cut short injury
Road Scholar San Antonio to Big Bend * 8Oct 14 - Oct 21
Road Scholar Christmas in Key West * 7Dec 21 - Dec 27
2019Oceania Allure of the Islands * 13Feb 5 - Feb 17
Globus Costa Rica Escape with Tortuguera * (San Jose) 10Mar 13 - Mar 22
Globus America's Historic East * (Washington-Phil.)9May 17 - May 25
ACL Grand New England Cruise * (Boston - NE Coast) 16July 13 - July 16-27
Globus Colorful Newfoundland * (St. John's) 8Aug 23 - Aug 30 (31)
OAT Panama and Canal * (Panama City)15Oct 23 - Nov 6
Oceania Cuba Serenade * (Miami)12Dec 18 - Dec 28
2020ACL Puget Sound & San Juan Islands * (Seattle)9Apr 3 - Apr 11
Road Scholar Lewis & Clark Missouri to Oregon* (St Louis - Portland)18~Jun 23 - July 10
TelevisionSummer Olympics - Tokyo, Japan17July 24 - Aug 9
Road Scholar Colorado Byways * (Denver)8~Aug 10 - Aug 17
Globus Classic Fall Foliage * (Boston) Repeat of 2013 trip9 + 3~Oct 10 - Oct 21
Globus Wonders of Yucatan * (Cancun) (Repeat from a 2006 trip)8~Nov 3 - Nov 10
2021Road Scholar Southwest Icons * (Albuquerque) 15~Apr 10 - Apr 24
Road Scholar 4 National Park Jewels * (LAXative)9~May 31 - June 8
Road Scholar BC Rail & Ferry (Calgary-Vancouver) Repeat of a 2005 trip13~June 25 - July 7
Globus Pacific Coast Adventure * (Seattle - San Francisco)10~July 21 - July 30
Globus Cape Cod and Islands * (Boston)8~Sep 13 - 20
..Spend 3 nights with friends: Sep 20, 21, 22 so get 2 trips with only one airfare. Total 18 days.
Road Scholar Autumn in the Berkshires * (Boston) 8~Sep 23 - Sep 30
2022
Just in fun
TelevisionWinter Olympics - Beijing, China17Feb 4 - Feb 20
Road Scholar Albuquerque / Santa Fe / Taos * (Albuquerque) repeat of a 2015 trip8~Apr 6 - Apr 13
Road Scholar Oregon & California Redwoods (Portland)10~May 31 - June 9
Road Scholar Hidden San Juan Islands * (Seattle)7~July 21 - July 27
Road Scholar Colorado Railroads * (Denver) Repeat9~Sep 13 - Sep 21
Road Scholar Christmas in San Diego 8~Dec 19 - Dec 26

Just in Fun**

Ireland, 1985 Passenger Ship Rules Spain & Portugal
Interesting
Geographic Facts
45 places to avoid at all costs
so as not to
pour money down the drain

LISTS

TOURS and
TOUR DIRECTORS
LIST OF
COUNTRIES VISITED

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SHIPS I HAVE BEEN ON