Carolyn's Travels

Fall celebration in Old Town Quebec

Extended Trips

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Sunset on the Mississippi Queen

Our entrance to Venice, Italy aboard Azamara Journey.




Spring Charm in Asheville and Charleston

May 20 - 26, 2018                                                                                                            $250 deposit per person

After the confinement of winter, join us as we enjoy the spring time beauty and southern charm of Asheville, NC and Charleston, SC.  This will be a week long get-a-way of relaxation and touring while enjoying great landscapes and historical structures.

  • This tour includes 6 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 6 dinners
  • Tour Boone Hall Plantation recognized as the #1 plantation in the Charleston area
  • 3 nights at the Holiday Inn Charleston Riverview
  • One of the included dinners is at Hyman's Seafood - a Charleston icon and popular dining spot
  • Tour the Charleston Tea Plantation - a factory tour and trolley tour through the tea bushes
  • Clippity-clop our way back in time with a horse-drawn carriage tour through 30 blocks of historic Charleston
  • Tour the Calhoun Mansion - featured on A&E's American Castles
  • Another included dinner at "Sicky Fingers" in the heart of historic Downtown Charleston
  • Tour Magnolia Plantation and Gardens by "trolley or train".  Naturalists help spot alligators, turtles, egrets, herons, etc
  • 2 nights at Asheville Doubletree
  • Lunch included at the plantation under the cafe pavilion
  • Relax at Cypress Gardens a great destination since 1931
  • Enjoy a swamp boat ride of the vast garden landscape
  • In depth tour of the Biltmore Estate and gardens including a wine tasting at the Biltmore Winery
  • Motor coach transportation including driver's tip
  • Insurance available upon request

$1,495 pp double occupancy; $1,939 single; $1,435 pp triple

​Final payment due April 1, 2018


"Aruba, Jamaica, ooh I want to take you

to Bermuda, Bahama, 

​come on pretty mama"

​June 2 -10, 2018                                                         Celebrity Summit

Yes, this is your chance to sing the lyrics and pack your bags for beautiful Bermuda.  We have been there four times and haven't tired of visiting this great destination.  Right now we have twenty eight folks signed up.  Ocean view cabins starting at $2,066 per person and balcony cabins starting at $2,446 per person all based on double occupancy.  That price includes:

  • Round trip coach transportation from LCCC to Port Liberty New Jersey
  • Pre night hotel in Bethlehem, PA including breakfast
  • Your seven day cruise
  • Insurance
  • All port fees and taxes

PLUS your choice of one of the following perks (both parties in the cabin must select the same perk)

  • Free classic beverage package including beverage tips
  • Free gratuities
  • Free internet
  • $150 ship board credit

For an up charge of $105 pp you can pick two of the perks or for an up charge of $315 pp you can get them all plus they upgrade the beverage package to the premium status.

Passport is required for this trip.  Reserve ASAP!

Alaska - Up Close and Personal

August 3-12, 2018                                                      Island Spirit 

This is not your cookie cutting type of Alaska cruise; this will be a unigue opportunity to enjoy an adventure that very few Alaska vacationers will get to see.  Wake up in the morning anchored in a cove with the smell of fresh coffee and pastry as you enter the ship's living room and say good morning to your fellow travelers.

To start this excursion, we will enjoy a pre-night hotel in Juneau, Alaska where you can walk to the world renown Red Dog Saloon or try some crab at Tracy's King Crab Shack.  

The next day we will board the Island Spirit our home for the next week as we let our floating cabin provide us unbelieveable vistas of mountains,  glaciers and wildlife.  On this cruise you don't need suits and dresses as it is a jeans and shorts only as we lay back and enjoy.  Being "Captain's Choice", Captain Jeff will adjust our sailing to ensure we enjoy sightseeing of whale pods and other animal life as we navigate next to and between some beautiful sites.

This adventure includes your cruise, airfare to and from Cleveland (adjustments can be made for other gateways); a pre-night hotel in Juneau, insurance, crew gratuities and great meals aboard the ship.  Oh, and don't forget the daily 5 PM cocktail hour.

As of today, we only have room for a single.  Deposit of $1,000 per person due at signing.  Final payment due March 30, 2018. 

Castles, Finger Lakes, Grapes

September 4 - 7                                                                                                                        $200 Deposit Per Person

Our last trip to the first Finger Lake (Canandaugau) was such a success - let's try the next lake - Seneca Lake staying in Geneva, New York.  Our home base for three nights will be the Ramada Geneva Lakefront Resort with five wineries for tasting, dinner at the New York Wine Culinary Center, dinner at Belhurst Castle and visits to:  Corning Museum of Glass, Norman Rockwell Museum and the Frank Lloyd Wright home "Greycliff" with lunch at the Anchor Bar & Grill - home of "Buffalo Chicken Wings".  Four days packed with fun, food and adventure.  Trip includes 3 breakfast, 2 lunches, 2 dinners, luggage handling and driver's tip.

$765 per person, double occupany; $720 triple; $945 single

ARK Encounter

November 6 - 8                                                                                                                            $100 Deposit Per Person

Come join us as we journey to one of the most unique attactions - THE ARK - located just south of Cincinnati, Ohio.  This full sized replica of Noah's Ark (510 ft. long and move than 4 stores tall) is a massive wooden structure:  the largest wooden timber structure in the world.  This trip also includes:  2 nights at the Holiday Inn Riverfront (just remodeled); 2 breakfasts, dinners at the Hofbrauhaus House and Grey Hound Tavern; tour at the Ark; the American Sign Museum; and a tour of Covington, Kentucky to include the Main Strasse Village and the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption - a stunningly ornate Gothic Revival structure drawing visitors worldwide.

$479 per person, double occupancy; $600 single; $450 per person triple