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Taste of Bordeaux Fall 2018!

Taste of Bordeaux Fall 2018!

Join FAMTrips.travel and AmaWaterways as we delight in the most amazing region of France-Bordeaux! Together we will explore this thriving tourist destination and mecca for wine enthusiasts. In one week together we will discover vineyards and amazing landscapes in the Bordeaux region and meet those famous people that make the wine! This itinerary is truly magical each day! Many of the motorcoach and walking tours will take you throughout the most beautiful vineyards and inside of so many amazing Chateau properties that have been in the winemaking industry for generations! For those who are interested to do some biking tours, Bordeaux provides a background canvas of countryside not to be missed as your group winds its way from chateau to chateau! You can begin with an optional two-night stay in Paris, the magical “City of Light,” and enjoy a panoramic tour of the city’s top sights. Continue on to Bordeaux, the capital of Aquitaine in Southwestern France and one of the world’s undisputed wine capitals. Or if you prefer to begin your journey in Bordeaux, AmaWaterways can fly you directly to Bordeaux to begin this lovely cruise. You’ll revel in the beauty of so many stately chateaux, abundant vineyards and stunning scenery as you sail along the Garonne River and its surrounding natural estuaries, as your ship, the AmaDolce calls upon unforgettable port cities including Cadillac, Pauillac, Bourg and Libourne. Enjoy tastings of some of the region’s most distinguished wines and visit notable sights before concluding your journey in the Loire Valley. Join FAMTrips.travel to experience the finest service available on the rivers of Europe, lovely accommodations, exceptional tours...
Medieval Treasures Fall 2018!

Medieval Treasures Fall 2018!

Cruise with FAMTrips.travel from Basel, Switzerland, as you and your guests will experience the romantic Rhine and peaceful Main rivers to discover the true medieval treasures throughout charming Switzerland, iconic France, and Bavarian Germany! As we sail together on AmaWaterways’ lovely AmaDante, you can appreciate these amazing sites from your own lovely French balcony or twin step out balcony stateroom for you and your added guests. Ancient castles, grand palaces and medieval towns are yours to enjoy throughout this journey! Revel in the architectural gems on display—the Würzburg Residenz and Mannheim Baroque Palace. Visit the Alsatian capital of France, Strasbourg and the metropolitan capital of Germany, Frankfurt. You will walk the cobbled streets of Bamberg, an entire village dedicated as a world heritage UNESCO site! Discover the many medieval treasures on this unforgettable journey. And as you are offered the opportunity to bring added friends and family at special savings, make this an educational experience that create memories for a lifetime.   October 25: EMBARKATION – BASEL, SWITZERLAND Embark your cruise in Basel. Tonight, our FAMTrips.travel group will share a special dinner in the alternative dining venue, The Chef’s Table. This wonderful experience is just a hint of the fine dining you will experience daily as you sail with AmaWaterways on the lovely AmaDante, with their award-winning staff whose attention to detail and special guest satisfaction is always first class! If you have chosen to arrive into Switzerland early, you may have chosen to explore beautiful Zurich or Lucerne on your own, or you may have enjoyed the lovely 3 night Pre Stay in Zurich that is offered which...
Discover Magnificent Puglia 2018!

Discover Magnificent Puglia 2018!

Join FAMTrips.travel and YLTOUR DMC as we discover the magnificent Puglia region of Italy together! This southern region of Italy, forming the heel of Italy’s boot, is known for its whitewashed hill towns, centuries-old farmland and hundreds of kilometers of Mediterranean coastline. Lecce, one of our most featured cities in this fam is known as “Florence of the South” for its baroque architecture while one of our last stops on the fam, Alberobello is home to the trulli, stone huts with distinctive conical roofs! These cone-shaped houses huddle together as if gathering for a gnome convention. This region of Italy is also becoming very popular for family-based travel as children traveling there will get a thrill out of these fairytale looking places! Added to this, you will enjoy cooking with the Mums of Puglia, and visit World Cultural sites while in Puglia, too! Food, wine and music festivals are so very popular throughout every year in Puglia! The art, the culture, the food, AND the wines…. ALL will be highlighted during our first educational FAM program to the beautiful Puglia region. Day By Day Itinerary Day 1: Welcome to Puglia Upon arrival you will be met and transferred from Brindisi airport to your Hotel in Lecce. Risorgimento Resort is a five star deluxe resort with only 47 total rooms and suites with a contemporary design. The hotel dates back into the 1800’s and was renovated with very careful watch so as not to take away from its original exterior facade and architectural style, while at the same time being given a very modern and contemporary interior design. After you have...