Press Releases

Journeys for Families Announces Top 10 Family Destinations for 2015

  • By: sally

Journeys International, the first adventure travel company to offer trips designed specifically for families, announced today the top 10 family destinations for 2015:

Journeys International Names Top Five Treks for 2015

  • By: sally

President Robin Weber Pollak Announced the List During New York Times Travel Show Jan. 24

Trekking is one of the most exhilarating ways to travel, providing an opportunity to experience landscapes and cultures on a deeply intimate level. For those curious souls who don a pair of walking boots and set out on foot, the rewards can be far and above many other trips.

Out of more than 200 trips and 89 active adventures, Journeys International has selected these five as the most unique and rewarding treks for 2015:

Journeys International Hires Sally Grimes-Chesak as Director of Marketing and Family Programs

  • By: sally

Journeys International, an Ann Arbor company creating guided, custom and family adventures for international travelers since 1978, hired outdoor industry veteran Sally Grimes-Chesak to help chart the future for the company’s marketing efforts, as well as manage the rapidly growing family adventure programs.

Journeys International Announces 22 New Trips in 2015

  • By: sally

Journeys International, an Ann Arbor-based company creating guided, custom and family adventures for international travelers since 1978, is expanding its trip lineup with 22 new itineraries in 2015. New trips especially highlight opportunities to explore lesser visited sites, regions, and events.

Explore Indonesia with Journeys International

  • By: jysadmin

"Savoring Sumatra” visits volcanoes and natural sanctuaries

Ann Arbor, MI - May 31, 2013  Award winning tour operator, Journeys International, announces a new trip to the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Led by Journeys director and founder, Dr. Will Weber, Savoring Sumatra debuts in July 2014.

Journeys International Adds Kathmandu Ridgetop Trek Itinerary in Nepal

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Kathmandu Ridgetop Trek is Company's Tenth Itinerary in Nepal

Ann Arbor, Michigan – March 19, 2013 - Journeys International has recently expanded its trip offerings in Nepal with the addition of the Kathmandu Ridgetop Trek.  

Journeys Offers New Albania and Czech Republic Programs

  • By: jysadmin

Ann Arbor, Michigan - February 27, 2013 - Journeys International has recently expanded its trip offerings to include Albania and the Czech Republic. 

Journeys Offers Tibet Travel Alternatives

  • By: jysadmin

Chinese Tibet is now closed, but opportunities to experience Tibetan culture, religion, and landscapes are wide open.

Ann Arbor, MI - August 30, 2012 - Due to protests and cultural unrest, borders to the Chinese province of Tibet are now completely closed to foreign tourists, after being severely limited for much of the summer. There is no indication of when they will reopen, and making any plans to travel to Tibet proper is a risky gambit.

Go to Extremes in Papua New Guinea

  • By: jysadmin

Papua New Guinea is truly WILD in more ways than any other travel destination. Journeys director Dr. Will Weber discusses a special August 2012 trip to see traditional cultures and festivals, including the famous Hagen Show sing-sing.

Journeys International's Top 6 Strategies for Non-Climbers to Explore Mt. Everest

  • By: jysadmin

Mt. Everest is on many "must-see" bucket lists and is also a signature destination on the itineraries of Journeys travelers. Choose one of these 6 ways to experience the visual beauty, natural and cultural diversity and geographic wonder of the world's highest peak without joining an expedition trying to reach the summit. You'll still get some thrills along the way.