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TRANS-ATLANTIC CRUISE TO SPAIN

There’s no question that there is something nostalgic that pulls on your heart strings when you think of making a trans-Atlantic voyage. In school we learn about Italian explorer, navigator and sailor Christopher Columbus, who on a Spanish Galleon in 1566 discovered the new world. Some of us may even have ancestors that arrived this…
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Giving Back As We Travel!

As travellers, we know experiencing new cultures, tasting new food and exploring the unfamiliar challenges enriches our lives. The places we visit whether close to home or half way around the globe are no longer a spot on the map we want to go, but a place filled with memories. Sharing these special memories with…
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Ocean Cruising vs River Cruising

The cruise industry is the fastest growing travel segment in the world. Ocean cruising with lines such as Carnival, Holland America, Princess, and Norwegian has become increasingly appealing to the modern traveller. Likewise, accessibility and flexibility has increased due to the vast number of ships cruising the seas world-wide resulting in an overall decrease in…
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45th Anniversary Cruise a success!

“This cruise took me to new heights.”, says traveller Alma Webber. Icy Strait Point on Chichagof Island definitely had many Wells Gray Tours travellers flying high and was a highlight of our exciting Alaskan Anniversary Cruise. Hosting the world’s longest zipline at 1.6km, descending 400 meters at speeds exceeding 60 mph was the high point…
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