This month our featured attractions range from a museum of witchcraft to a modern spa offering traditional treatments. In between those, we give you activities like cooking classes and guided cycling tours.
The options below also include professional tour agents. Companies versed in helping travelers discover destinations as diverse as Morocco and India. Operators that work hard so you can vacation with ease.
Summer’s almost over. So start planning a trip right now, and consider adding a few of our suggestions to your custom-made itinerary.
The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic
All things witchy (and Wiccan) await at The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic.
You’ll find rooms designed as themed galleries. Some explain the difference between Wicca and Satanism. Others hold personal items of Doreen Valiente, considered the mother of modern witchcraft.
Scared? Don’t be. Helpful staff will guide you around the eclectic rooms and provide background on every exhibit.
Ghum India Ghum
Ghum India Ghum helps you take the guesswork out of planning a vacation. The operator offers customized holiday packages and travel services. All based on a one-on-one relationship with you, the traveler.
Where can you go with these guys? How ’bout Jaipur, Agra, Rajasthan, and Jodhpur. Plus, the rest of north India and Nepal.
Options include Buddhist pilgrimage tours, desert excursions, and Golden Triangle Trips.
Phuket Dive Tours
Never scuba dived before? Well, here’s your chance to tick off one item on your bucket list.
With Phuket Dive Tours, you can learn to scuba from scratch. Or, if you’re already an expert, join a fun diving day trip.
If scuba doesn’t rock your boat, you can snorkel. Snorkeling tours can include a range of other activities. Think swimming, camping, sunbathing, and cruising into the sunset.
What can you do with Moroccan Gates? Everything from enjoying food tours, to visiting imperial cities Fes, Casablanca, and Marrakech.
If you’re looking for an adrenaline hit, try climbing the High Atlas Mountains. Or hiking to any number of traditional villages.
Share a cup of mint tea with the locals you meet. It just might be the start of a beautiful friendship.
Restorative massages at L Spa help you regain your inner peace. They also rejuvenate your muscles, so you can keep traveling and keep exploring.
In addition to massages, the spa offers all kinds of treatments. From facials and body scrubs, to nail care and waxing. So you walk out looking as good as you’re feeling.
Get Up and Ride
Get up and Ride around NYC to discover a big city without leaving a giant carbon footprint.
The operator runs tours for small groups. Lots of chances to make new friends. And sightsee at a pace that’s as slow as you need it to be to get the most out of the Big Apple.
Where do you want to go? Manhattan and Brooklyn are just a couple of options. Others include half-, full-, and multi-day trips across New York and beyond.
Next Step Thailand
The highly customizable tours by Next Step Thailand let you find the perfect balance between adventure and culture.
Multi-day trips with this operator include all kinds of fun activities. Like river tubing, bamboo rafting, and motorcycling.
Plus, the company is committed to socially responsible tourism. And eco-friendly tourist practices. So you know your next holiday makes a positive difference for the local community.
La Serviette Blanche
La Serviette Blanche lets you make great food the focus of your next vacation.
The operator specializes in yummy culinary activities. Like what, you ask? Like shopping at a local market and hands-on cooking classes and meals at the heart of Cannes.
Can it get better than that? Frankly, yes. You can also join a wine & cheese tasting in a private Provencal dining room.
With Houseboat Holidays, you get to enjoy a day on the water that’s nothing like the classic boat tour.
Why? Because you’re in charge here. You choose your own points of interest and itinerary suited to your schedule.
Take a bunch of friends on a fishing excursion. Plan a diving expedition with a loved one. Or, design a private tour of the Thousand Islands in the picturesque St. Lawrence River.
Great walks and great views. That’s Paros Park in five words or less.
This protected seaside area features a network of walking trails. As well as interesting rock formations, beaches, coves, and caves.
Modern amenities include an open-movie theater and a beach bar. Ideal for lazy evenings with kids. And memorable parties with friends.
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