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May 16, 2012 in Italy / (0) comments

Machu Picchu, Peru

Frequent VBT Traveler, Edie A. has been kind enough to lend us her thoughts, responses and experiences on her Amalfi Coast & Capri walking vacation. Her notes are recorded daily and offer tremendous insight into the day-to-day discoveries of a VBT traveler. We’ve included excerpts and highlights of Edie’s walking vacation below. Enjoy! Edie’s Journal I finally got back to… Read More

May 09, 2012 in More Europe / (0) comments

Machu Picchu, Peru

Every year on April 30, a wave of orange falls upon the Kingdom of the Netherlands as the Dutch celebrate their national holiday, Queen’s Day. Though the dates have fluctuated over the years, the country-wide holiday dates back to the late 19th century. The day was originally established on August 31, 1885 as Princess’s Day to honor the heiress to… Read More

Machu Picchu, Peru

What makes Zsuzsanna a great Trip Leader? Perhaps it’s her ability to teach her guests a little Hungarian as they travel, which she claims is “one of the most difficult languages to learn.” And she would know: she speaks seven of them. Maybe it’s the fact that travel is in her blood. Zsuzsanna’s father has been a tour guide throughout… Read More

April 25, 2012 in Europe France / (0) comments

Machu Picchu, Peru

The song muses, “April in Paris is a feeling no one can ever reprise.” If you’re after pleasant country lanes, rows of ripening wine grapes and an inviting, slower pace, you might change your tune. Fortunately both our Bicycling Bordeaux & the River Dordogne and our Burgundy: The Wine Route biking vacations offer extensions in the “City of Light.” So… Read More

April 25, 2012 in More Europe / (0) comments

Machu Picchu, Peru

Here at VBT, we’re passionate about experiencing each destination we visit with all of our senses. The sound of the Adriatic rolling over the Croatian coast, the smell of cypress trees on a Tuscan hillside, the glimmer of alpenglow just after an Austrian sunset, each could be a fond and lasting memory of your travels with us. Of course, indulging… Read More


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