Experience the Treasures of Europe…
“Ted Tours” for travelers who want to delve deeper and experience more! We offer one-of-a-kind tours to Germany, France, Austria and the Czech Republic…German beer and brewery tours… Authentic German Christmas market tours… Savvy antique tours for decor, furniture, vintage and design objects… Wine tours… Truffle tours to France… Slow Food tours and Gourmet tours… Up-close, authentic encounters with people… Art, music and local culture tours. Featured in CNN-International, USA Today, Country Living and Australian House and Garden…
Sampling the Good Life Along the Bavarian Beer Trail
Magnificent Brews, Slow Food and Cultural Highlights in Germany’s Brewing Hot Spots
October 5-13, 2015
The Beer Tour Package for lovers of German beer. Reserve now.
FEEL THE STRESS MELT AWAY as you hit the trail for an exclusive, nine-day beer immersion tour with extraordinary Slow Food and cultural highlights. This expertly guided study tour includes private coach with driver, hotels and an itinerary loaded with visits to off-the-grid breweries in the nooks and crannies of Bavaria.
Everything about this beer tour is unique. It’s a top pick for the beer lover, brewer, craft beer enthusiast, gourmand, Slow Food activist, somm and cultural traveler. Space is limited. Reserve now.
Our German Wine Country Tour
The Wines and Vineyards of Franconia —
Coming in the Spring of 2016!
Celebrate Franconia, its vineyards, its wines and its winemakers!
THE LUSH MAIN RIVER VALLEY The Medieval city of Miltenberg and the regal wine capitol Würzburg… The walled villages of Volkach and Prichsenstadt… Löwenstein Palace and Hallburg Castle… Private tastings, cellar visits and a stint in the vineyards… regional inns, snout-to-tail eats and more.
Franconia is Germany’s “Capitol of Dry.” Its best crisp whites, red and rosés have a loyal following among serious wine-lovers in Germany but are mostly unknown in the U.S. We’ll pull back the curtain and see what we’ve been missing.Franconia Wine Tour Package: You’ll meet the growers and vintners, see the estates, and experience winemaking from from the inside out. Party at a spring wine festival and enjoy the region’s homey seasonal wine taverns. Visit caves in Sommerach, Miltenberg and Sommerhausen and get up close and personal with the grapes in the heart of wine country. It’s incredibly fun!
Provence Truffle Tour
Hunting for Black Gold in Southern France — Coming in 2016
Join our Truffle Tour and Experience the Romance and Mystery of the Truffle at the Peak of the Season.
HUNT, HARVEST AND SAVOR THE TRUFFLE, one of God’s great gifts to humankind, on our special February Truffle Tour, which is timed for the peak of Truffle Season.
Truffle Tour Package: Seven nights/eight days of unrepentant, self-indulgent culinary excess… Regional inns… A private truffle hunt, truffle market, special cooking lesson, truffle tasting… All-day antiquing… Wine tasting, olive estates, lavender distillery and more… What’s not to love?
This tour is all about getting in the spirit of truffle season and living out your passion. You’ll also enjoy artisanal products such as native olives and olive oil, local cheeses, cured meats, wine and lavender. This is a region where people take the joys of the table seriously.
A great pick for gastro adventurers, wine lovers, culinary trend scouts and slow foodies. The truffle is proof that there is a God and that she loves us. Let our truffle immersion tour make a believer of you. Join us in 2016. Reserve now.
Fall Antiques Extravaganza —
An Antique Tour to Europe’s Attic
Sept. 24-Oct. 4, 2015
Join Us for this Exciting European Antique Tour in September. Space is limited.
SHOP FOR BARGAINS IN EUROPE’S ATTIC Experience the imperial cities of Leipzig and Bamberg plus glorious northern Bavaria, deepest Saxony and Belgium on a one-of-kind antiques and design tour.
Whether you’re a dealer, designer or trend scout… whether antiques and vintage are your business, your passion or your pastime… There’s no better time to shop than now. And you’ll be shopping where the selection is immense and the antiques are more affordable than in France, Italy, Belgium and the U.K.
Featured in Country Living, Australian House and Garden and USA Today. Space is limited. Reserve your tour now.
The Magic of Germany at Christmastime
Enchanted Christmas Markets Tour
Including Germany’s Toy Route and the Magical Ore Mountain Region (Erzgebirge) — December 3-12, 2015
Experience the romance and magic of Christmas with all your senses on this fully-guided tour.
A THRILLING CHRISTMAS GETAWAY to the UNESCO World Heritage cities of Bamberg and Quedlinburg, the imperial cities of Nürnberg and Dresden, Lauscha, Seiffen, the Ore Mountains and the back roads of secret Saxony… Christmas shopping, holiday traditions and regional cuisine. It will be a Christmas adventure like no other.
Join us for an unforgettable adventure this December. Reserve now.