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The Riches of Spain

The Riches of Spain

Thursday, February 23, 2017 at 3:00:00 pm

Which country has the second largest number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world?

Where can you view an underground basilica larger than St. Peters in Rome? 

Have you seen the 2000 year old Roman Aqueduct that was bringing water into town until the late 1900’s?

The country of Spain proudly boasts all of the above, along with a rich culture and fascinating history.

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Experiential Travel, Swimming with Whales

Experiential Travel

Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 3:00:00 pm

The phrase “Experiential Travel” is the hottest buzz word around the travel industry and it can be used to describe an immense variety of travel itineraries. 

93% of the American people say they travel to experience new places they’ve only read about, new cultures, food and more.  In fact the vast majority of phone calls we get here at the agency are from people wanting to try something “new”.

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Faith Based Travel, Patmos

Faith Based Travel

Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 3:00:00 pm

Our mission here at The Joy of Travel is to inform and inspire our customers to participate in “experiential” travel, travel that is fun and culturally broadening.

One of the most popular experiential travel products we offer is called Faith Based travel.  Faith Based travel introduces you to the people and places that have literally sculpted what and who you are today.

There is something very powerful about walking in the footsteps of our revered religious heroes, or standing on the spot where stories in the Scriptures took place.

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London Is a Great First Choice, Changing of the Gaurds

London Is a Great First Choice

Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 3:00:00 pm

London is a fabulous “first time” trip to Europe for an American.  There’s no language barrier, and other than the fact they drive on the wrong side of the road, you’ll get along splendidly.

During my trip to London I headed first thing to the Tower of London.  Begun around 1078 by King William I, the Tower was built as a fortress.  It remains remarkably intact and is home to the crown jewels.  Ann Boleyn and Catherine Howard, two wives of King Henry VIII, were beheaded here. 

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