Great News! Our 2017 Travel Discoveries Tour Catalog is finished printing and on its way to travelers' homes.
Meanwhile, we are pleased to spotlight here a(n unprecented) number of exciting new discovery tours that we'll be rolling out for next year--some of them for one year only, many the product of exciting new partnerships with expert regional media. The new tours are...
Destinations Mag Annual List Includes Some Great CTD Tour Highlights
The newly released September/October edition of Destinations Magazine, the official publication of the American Bus Association, once again puts a spotlight on some of the hottest attractions, restaurants, events, hotels and more across North America. A staple for the tourism industry, the annual "Best of the Best List" Awards are determined based on evaluation of sites nominated by members of the 90 year old organization, though the sites themselves do not have to be members.
CTD's tour planners observed that this year's list includes some must-see sites that we'll be visiting on our discovery tours between now and and the end of 2017. Following are links to some of these recommended sites, and the CTD tours that will be visiting them.
Get Ready to Be Dazzled During Fall Foliage Season
Packing Safely According to Federal Regulations Can Ease Travel
When preparing to travel within or to and from the U.S., understanding and heeding federal rules about what you can bring with you, and how it must be properly packed and transported, is key to enjoying a smooth experience. We've compiled a shortlist of helpful resources to help our travelers inform themselves about current restrictions and packing rules, and avoid some avoidable delays.
Added Departures for Sold-Out Tours to America's Heartland
CTD has added an Oct 9-14 departure of Our Iowa & the Mississippi River, third of our highly popular collaborations with the editors of Our Iowa Magazine. This special small-group departure, limited to only 36 travelers, accommodates those shut out of the previously sold-out Oct 2-7 trip. Limited space is also available on the tour's Jun 12-17 and Sep 11-16 dates.
CTD has also added an Aug 28-Sept 3 date for our all-new North Dakota Legends, including a visit to both units of Theodore Roosevelt National Park (NY Times Places to Go 2016).