Traveler Stories

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A longtime traveler revisits a favorite destination

Over the past 14 years, 57-time traveler Terrence Lynn of Orland Park, Illinois, has become one of Grand Circle Cruise Line’s most-traveled passengers. He shared his thoughts with us recently on why, despite having explored the country years before...

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Destinations: Burma

Widower honors wife by making new travel memories

Whether wandering back roads or striking up conversations with locals, Ernie Hnatiuk and his wife Joanne Rawson made some of their best memories later in life on their Grand Circle vacations. So it was in that spirit of experiencing new things that, after Joanne passed, Ernie continued on and traveled solo...

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Destinations: France

Discovering the true essence of the Elbe River

Although my husband Bob and I had planned our Romance of the Rhine & Mosel River Cruise months earlier, it seems I only really started to think about the many destinations that were awaiting us—Belgium , the Netherlands , Germany , France , Switzerland,—until about four weeks before the start of the cruise ...

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Destinations: Germany, Russia

“Family reunion” in Belgium

Although my husband Bob and I had planned our Romance of the Rhine & Mosel River Cruise months earlier, it seems I only really started to think about the many destinations that were awaiting us—Belgium , the Netherlands , Germany , France , Switzerland,—until about four weeks before the start of the cruise ...

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Destinations: France

There’s wildlife—and wild life—aplenty in Antarctica

Normally, vacationing south in January and February would mean packing swimsuits and sunscreen. But this time we not only brought sunblock, but packedlong johns, ear muffs, and snow pants, because this time, we were traveling to our seventh and final continent on Antarctica’s White Wilderness ...

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Destinations: Antarctica

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