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.
Video by CTD Travelers Captures Majesty of Great National Parks
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.
CTD has added a new Aug 5-15 departure of the highly popular Wonders of Iceland, returning for one-year only in 2017 after a hiatus. Like the quickly sold-out July 15-24 tour, the new departure will offer an optional post-tour extension to East Greenland (interested travelers are encouraged to reserve as soon as possible, as the extension has very limited capacity). Iceland and Greenland have both become vacation hotspots after being ranked among top destinations this year by Lonely Planet, Conde Nast, National Geographic, CNN, and USA Today.