Our Favorite Traveler Stories

The holiday season is the perfect time to reflect on everything that has happened in the past year—and prepare for the start of a New Year. So I thought it would be a great time to look back on some of my favorite stories submitted by travelers like you.

Grand Circle: A Family Tradition

Linda Totten—a 18-time traveler from Waco, Texas—and her family have enjoyed more than 25 years of travel with Grand Circle, experiencing unforgettable moments every step of the way.

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Getting Up-Close & Personal in Antarctica

Enticed by the physical challenge of the White Continent, MaryAnn & Bill King—16-time travelers from Gibsonia, Pennsylvania—seek new adventures and the unexpected on a journey to Antarctica.

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Bon Vivants

French Program Director, Jean Pierre Enguix, talks about a memorable experience from one of his recent River Cruises—more than 100 travelers sharing music and dance with French locals at a popular Sunday afternoon ball along the Seine River.

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Tulip Service

Now retired, Lorna Chin—a 5-time traveler from Brooklyn, New York—considers herself a bit of a travel agent as she rounds up her friends for trips around the world. Here, she shares her most recent trip to Holland and Belgium.

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Tracing Roots of the Family Tree

Although 3-time traveler, Terry Wangsness, from Benson, Arizona, has been to Italy before, she travels to Sicily to see the country her grandfather came from.

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Romance & Reflection in France

Helen Ahern & Ralph Dyson—13-time travelers from San Diego, California—relive some of the romance they first encountered in France, where they fell in love twelve years before.

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