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Past Adventures

Journey into a few of Travel Discoveries past travel experiences around the globe. From lost cities in Peru to romantic excursions in Venice, our vast experience ensures your maximum pleasure and satisfaction from the vacation you choose!

Norway in a Nutshell

After a long SAS flight from Chicago we arrived in Bergen,Norway and while it is the 2nd largest city in the country, the area around the harbor felt like a small town.  The Unesco recognized old wooden storefronts along Bryggen St. really gave this city character. On the recommendations of our taxi driver we tried Continue Reading

Ireland- Much More Beer and Blarney

 Our 3rd group trip to Ireland brings our happy travelers to the Southwestern region of this fascinating country. From Shannon airport we make our way directly to the Cliffs of Moher for an incredible view from the top 700′ below to the Atlantic Ocean. As if to make a statement, mother nature threw in 30mph winds Continue Reading

Disney Dining- go for it!

Hey John The next time you have someone going to Disneyworld please suggest to them to get the dining plan. It was perfect and it is very expensive if you dont have it. Also if they want any other hints or tips have them call me. Thanks again for helping us have a magical time. Continue Reading

Grand River Cruising on the Danube with Uniworld

From Budapest to Passau on Uniworld’s River Princess— traveling up the Danube in early spring was a great journey. This was our first European River Cruise and we were excited to experience it firsthand. These small cruising ships- long and narrow- that ply these waterways are able to transport you from one historic city to another Continue Reading

Croatia- From Dubrovnik to Trogir

                                               An early summer family vacation began in the wonderful, unique city of Dubrovnik. This 1,000 year old walled city was a delight to walk, exploring the many artistic shops and savoring the sights and  smells of the open air cafes and restaurants.                                                     We then drove the breathtaking Dalmatian Coast north through Split to the quaint island city Continue Reading

San Francisco and Napa Valley

 Wrapping up our city tour of San Francisco before crossing the famous Golden Gate Bridge and a brunch stop in Sausalito- Karen and Terry where are you?  First wine tour was the Gloria Ferrer champagne caves near Sonoma. For a novice about wine operations this was a very informative tour- and great tasting!  Then a short Continue Reading

Past Travel Adventures

Travel Discoveries is owned and operated by Julie Morgeson and Amy Reetz, two dedicated vacation consultants with personal travel experiences spanning almost every continent on the globe. For more than 35 years, Travel Discoveries has worked to ensure the vacations we recommend offer exceptional value for money and recreational fun. Together with an experienced team of Continue Reading

Switzerland by Glacier Express

The Glacier Express in Switzerland is one of the most scenic rail trips you could ever hope to take. An eight hour train ride from Zermatt to St. Moritz saw us travel through 91 tunnels and over 29 bridges while aboard the Glacier Express. This is a very relaxing way to see the Swiss Alps Continue Reading

The Lost Cities in Peru

 Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas, is a spectacular archaeological site discovered in 1911. We spent nine days traveling to Lima, and visiting the ruins of Cuzco, South America’s oldest continuously inhabited city, and Ollantaytambo, an Inca fortress near Machu Picchu. This was a rough trip and not for everyone. It is very Continue Reading