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2018 Catalog Now Available

thumb Cover 8.1Choose from 30 Tours in the U.S., Canada and Europe, Featuring 11 New Discoveries

Country Travel DISCOVERIES is pleased to announce that we've shipped the first edition of our 2018 Travel Discoveries Catalog -- with 30 discovery tours across the U.S., Canada, Europe and the North Atlantic. The catalog introduces a number of new offerings, including an unusual number of from-scratch new tours and a handful of revamped routes to previous destinations returning after a hiatus.

This edition features a number of time-sensitive early-booking specials and bonus air-credits on select signature trips to destinations including the Danube, Hawaii, Alaska, and Nova Scotia & Prince Edward Island.

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New 2018 Discoveries Tours

thumb Cover 8.111 New Tours and 19 Returning Favorites Available in 2018 Catalog

Exciting News! Our 2018 Travel Discoveries Tour Catalog is on its way to travelers' homes.

While it's shipping, we are pleased to offer here 11 new discovery tours developed for 2018. These will join such returning favorites as 2015's sold-out Magical Danube & Prague President's Charter Cruise and Niagara Falls & Western NY, which went on hiatus last year. Find more information below.

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OPPORTUNITY: Reservations & Administrative Coordinator

WatertownPlankBuildingCountry Travel DISCOVERIES, LLC has announced a new position opening for a Reservations & Administrative Coordinator to work in our Elm Grove, Wisconsin headquarters.  The successful candidate will be a highly organized, self-directed individual with excellent customer service skills (phone and in-person), strong knowledge in the travel industry, as well as the ability to work independently, use business equipment and software, and learn CTD's Centaur reservations system.

View the complete position description and requirements here.

To apply, please send applications with resumes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Invitation: Branson Holiday Blowout

Last Chance for Popular Holiday Entertainment Tour

thumb MiracleofChristmas SightandSoundOver the years, Country Travel DISCOVERIES has introduced hundreds of travel and music lovers to the wholesome, world-class entertainment, shopping, recreation and festivity of Branson, MO bedecked for the holidays. We've experienced dazzling displays of musical talent, hysterical comedy shows, and unforgettable spectacles staged by the renowned Sight & Sound Theaters. Some of the most memorable highlights of Branson Christmas Countdown...?

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Pre-Tour Glimpse Inside Rose Parade

Added Fun and Insight with Float Decorating, Equestrian Show

thumb 4u-Jim LeuenbergerOver the years, dozens of active travelers on our Rose Parade Holiday New Year’s getaway (Dec. 29-Jan. 2) in Southern California have taken up an opportunity to arrive early, roll up their sleeves, and really immerse themselves in the Tournament of Roses in an unusual and exciting way.

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Need a Little Paradise (Again)...?

Is 2018 the Year for the Peace, Wonder and Culture of Hawaii?

thumb 13361 HTA TorJohnson 600Winter is coming...and we know it. Following a mild fall, the Farmers’ Almanac foretells of a winter in the U.S. that is forecast to be “much colder than last year's,” as well as "a wet and snowy winter all around".

We start to brace for it, and our thoughts turn to sunny climes, and come January we’re yearning to go someplace nice and beachy. But maybe this year, it’s time for a different kind of warm weather trip...

Maybe this is the year you finally treat yourself to Hawaii.

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Discovering Red Rocks Country

Southwest Adventure Highlights from Discovery Director Phil Pesch

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The American West abounds with dazzling natural beauty. Perhaps one of the most iconic sites in this stunning landscape is the Grand Canyon. Over a mile deep, more than 200 river miles long, and at least ten miles wide in the narrower sections, the Grand Canyon is a not-to-be-missed part of any western journey.

“You can see a hundred pictures of the Grand Canyon, see it in dozens of movies, and that still won’t give you a sense of the sheer scale or beauty of it,” says Phil Pesch, DISCOVERIES Director for the last seven years.

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Get Off the Beaten Path with a Group Tour

Yes, Even Today’s Independent Boomers Can Benefit from Professionally Organized Group Travel

riverlax.0792-1cMy in-laws are both in their 60’s and will retire later this year. After decades of the nine-to-five grind, they are eager to see the world and have adventures they’ve always dreamed of.

“We’re going to paint, rent an RV and head north to see the Northern Lights, visit all the National Parks, take dancing lessons, visit the shooting range, and even start a blog about our travels,” my father-in-law told me during a recent visit. “This is our time to try out all the things we’ve always been meaning to do.”

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