Press Releases

Burma: Trek to the Last Village Awarded "Tour of a Lifetime" by Nat Geo Traveler

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New, award-winning Journeys Burma hiking trip visits remote Himalayan areas with local guides and village style accommodations.

New Trends in Travel: The Ancient Silk Route through China

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Journeys International reports increasing numbers of modern adventure travelers following the footsteps of Marco Polo and visiting centuries old markets, mosques and pilgrimage sites.

Journeys International Appoints Robin Weber Pollak as President

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Robin Weber Pollak takes over travel company effective January 1, 2012.

Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) March 29, 2012 -- Journeys International, the global ecotourism company, announced the appointment of Robin Weber Pollak as new president of the company. Pollak will oversee all activities of the company from its Ann Arbor, Michigan, headquarters.

“I am a strong believer in the transformative power of cross-cultural experiences,” said Pollak. “I am delighted to build on Journeys' reputation as an operator of ecologically sensitive and culturally responsible travel.”

Revolutionary Hopes for Return of Tourists: Egypt and Tunisia Travel Resumes

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A year after the Arab Spring the few travelers who have returned to the Middle East are finding a new spirit of hospitality, eagerness to talk about democracy, and a determination to update history with a new chapter of open cultural exchange.

Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) March 18, 2012 -- The few travelers venturing to Egypt and Tunisia feel very fortunate and privileged.

Journeys International Announces Certified Aussie Specialist

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Gail Scherer Awarded Certification by Tourism Australia

Ann Arbor, MI, July 17, 2013 -- Tourism Australia, in conjunction with the country’s eight State and Territory Tourism Organizations, has awarded Gail Scherer of Journeys International with the title of Certified Aussie Specialist.  Scherer has been a destination specialist at Journeys since 2008, and in that time has traveled throughout Australia.  Her most recent trip was in spring 2013 which contributed to the certification.

Journeys International Celebrates Five Years of Unique "Family Camp" Program in Costa Rica's Sarapiqui Rainforest

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March 4, 2014  - Journeys International’s Costa Rica Rainforest Adventure for Families is the adventure travel industry’s only international summer camp for families. It offers all the amenities of a stay at a boutique hotel, with all the advantages of a multi-generational summer camp. Families settle in and stay a whole week at a family-run lodge in Costa Rica’s Sarapiqui Rainforest. There’s no need to pack up every two days, because the lodge is ideally located near numerous parks and activity centers. The itinerary appeals to varied interests and ages by offering lots of options.

Journeys International Offers Custom and Group Adventures for Family Spring Breaks

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Award-winning tour operator provides flexibility, customization, and convenience for every kind of family.

January 21, 2014  -  Spring Break is approaching, but there is still time to get the perfect international adventure designed just for your family. Journeys International assists parents and grandparents not only in choosing the right exotic destination but also in deciding whether it's best to join a small group with other families or to be the group themselves.

Wild Bounty of Brazil Beckons Nature Travelers

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Journeys International offers new opportunities for year round nature exploration in Brazil that go beyond the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympics.

January 30, 2014  -  While World Cup Soccer, June-July 2014, and the August 2016 Summer Olympics are the popular Brazil tourist promotion stories, the natural wonders of Brazil are rarely mentioned in these conversations.