What better way to forget the snow and the cold of winter then enjoying the Spring Equinox walking the beaches of the Outer Banks enjoying the rays of sunlight and the smell of fresh spring ocean air.  Enjoy the seafood platters broiled or fried; a little BBQ chicken; or some great crab soup.                                   


See the extended trips tab for more details.


$1,120 per person, based on double occupancy; $1,495 single; $999 per (triple)





Glacier National Park & the Canadian Rockies

July 8 thru 16, 2017

9 days/8 nights​​











​​Majestic peaks, pristine glacial lakes, fields of glaciers and 5 national parks...sound good?  Then join us on a 9 day tour of Glacier National Park & the Canadian Rockies.  Fly into Calgary, Alberta tour south with exciting sites heading into Montana's Glacier National Park before returning to British Columbia and Alberta to visit the following:  Waterton Lakes National Park, Kootenay National Park, Lake Louise, Banff & Banff National Park, the Columbia Ice Fields, and Jasper & Jasper National Park.  Returning to Calgary we'll depart for home with amazing memories.  Early sign up discount off the pricing of $4,150 per person, double occupancy - single and triple pricing available.  Journey Club member discount is also available.  Pricing includes hotels, sites, airfare, insurance Calgary transfers and many meals.



1000 Islands & Ottawa, Ontario

September 25-29, 2017


One of the most enjoyable seasons for many people is autumn when we leave the dog days of summer behind and enjoy the magnificent array of colors that pop into the tree scapes of nature.  Join us as we enjoy this transformation on a "close to home" trip visiting our neighbors to the north in Ottawa, Ontario the Capital of Canada.  Canada celebrates their 150 anniversary as a Nation in 2017.


$999 per person, based on double occupancy; $1,295 single; $950 per (triple); $948 per (quad)





Carolyn's Travels

​North Carolina Outer Banks

April 18-23, 2017

Welcome!  -  Here are three "Close to Home" getaway trips for 2017



440 985-1226

440 213-6048 cell

Carolyn's Travels

145 Ambleside Way

Amherst, Oh 44001

email:  carolynstravels@aol.com