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  • Rottnest Island Tour in Perth, Australia

    Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Head Down Under to Perth, Australia, for a fun outing on famed Rottnest Island. Explore the island’s diverse flora, fauna and culture on a full-day tour of Australia’s most idyllic travel destination. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and get swept away by the peaceful and picturesque natural landmarks as you boat along the Swan River. Stroll along the boardwalk at West End and take in scenic views of the island’s pristine beaches.

    What we love:
    • Get your fill of sunshine in Perth — it’s the sunniest capital in the world, averaging about 8 hours of sunshine every day.
    • Perth’s Kings Park is the largest park of any city in the world.
    • Learn about Rottnest’s culture, heritage and history on your full-day tour of the island.
  • Sail & Snorkel in Punta Cana

    Punta Cana, La Altagracia, Dominican Republic
    4 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Active Sports

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Sail on a catamaran along the turquoise waters of the Bavaro coast to an unspoiled natural reef here you will snorkel in pristine waters surrounded by colorful fish and breathtaking coral formations. Once back on board, unwind with an open bar as you travel to your next destination – a natural pool. Wade in chest-deep waters upon a shallow sand bank while sipping a drink from the floating bar as you savor the beautiful natural scenery or dance to the music emanating from the ship’s deck.

    With your return to shore, take advantage of ample leisure time to enjoy complimentary on-site activities, including bingo, Spanish lessons, wine tastings, cooking lessons, live music, karaoke nights, movie nights and beach parties. You also get free transportation to the strategically designed Punta Espada Golf Club, and options for kayaking and fishing are available nearby (some activities are at an additional cost).

    What we love:
    • Relax poolside with a refreshing beverage such as a Mama Juana, a local favorite Mama.
    • Punta Cana was originally called Punta Borrachon, or Drunkard’s Point.
    • The Punta Espada Golf Club was designed by golf legend Jack Nicklaus.


  • Sail & Unwind in Beautiful Halkidiki

    Halkidiki, Central Macedonia, Greece
    7 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Immerse yourself in the beautiful sights of paradise and sail across the Toroneos Gulf in Halkidiki, Greece, steeped in history and striking natural landscapes. On this DreamTrip, embark on a cruise to the Kassandra and Sithonia peninsulas and discover why Halkidiki attracts travelers from all over the world. You’ll make stops along the way to swim and relax on the beach. Then, head to Kelyfos Island where you can go diving. Savor a barbecue lunch on board before heading back to land to shop for mementos and enjoy a relaxing coffee break in the historical village of Halkidiki.

    Spend ample leisure time at your all-inclusive hotel, equipped with freshwater swimming pools, a private beach and a variety of activities for the whole family to enjoy. Or, go out and discover the area on your own and unravel the history of the region while finding your own favorite gems.

    What we love:

    • The Halkidiki Peninsula is composed of 3 peninsulas — Kassandra, Sithonia and Athos — known as the 3 fingers.
    • See for yourself why the Sithonia peninsula is frequently referred to as “the wild beauty.” Boasting mountain landscapes, gorgeous beaches, tiny islets off the coast and pristine pine forests — perfect for camping or hiking — it’s an ideal destination for nature enthusiasts looking for fun in the sun.
    • Your all-inclusive resort is approximately 2.8 miles (4.6 kilometers) from Vatopedi Beach. It’s known as a quiet, less-crowded beach — perfect for unwinding during your days of leisure.

  • Sail an Ancient Desert Lake in Arizona

    Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Enjoy a private, 2-hour sightseeing tour of Saguaro Lake near Scottsdale, Arizona. Hop aboard the newly remodeled Desert Belle — the boat’s double-decker design with large windows and an open-air upper deck offers unobstructed views of the landscape. Marvel at steep canyon walls, ancient geological formations and desert flora and fauna as the boat cruises around the lake. Animal sightings may include bighorn sheep and eagles. Then, spend the rest of your time in Scottsdale exploring the area on your own, or enjoying all that the award-winning Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch has to offer.

    What we love:

    • Saguaro Lake, in Tonto National Forest, is a 10-mile-long (16-kilometer-long) reservoir named after the Saguaro cactus that dots the desert landscape.
    • The complimentary Scottsdale Trolley is an easy way to get around the downtown.
    • Scottsdale’s 1st golf course opened in 1920. Today, the city and surrounding area includes approximately 200 courses, many within a short drive of your lodgings.

  • Sail Away to Key West & the Bahamas

    Galveston, Texas, United States
    7 Nights
    Price shown reflects per person pricing and does not include Government fees or taxes.

    About Your Trip

    • Cruises

    • Platinum Experiences

    Price displayed above is per person based on double occupancy for the inside cabin and does not include US$96.25 in government fees and taxes per person. Upgraded cabin categories are available at an additional cost. Click “Update Price” for final price per person, which includes government fees and taxes.



    Board the Carnival Breeze® in Galveston, Texas, for a 7-night Caribbean cruise to Key West and the Bahamas. After a relaxing day at sea, make your first stop in Key West, Florida, also called the Conch Republic after a one-day (mock) secession from the United States in 1982. Find the southernmost point in the continental United States when you venture onto the island, or learn about one of Key West’s most famous inhabitants at the Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum. Make sure to look for Hemingway’s famous polydactyl (6-toed) cats as you stroll the grounds.

    You will head to the Bahamas, arriving first in Freeport on Grand Bahama Island, then stopping in Nassau, the capital of the Bahamas on New Providence Island. Both destinations offer something for everyone, from relaxation to sightseeing and adventure. You can take a nature walk, snorkel or kayak in the tranquil waters, or sunbathe on the powdery beaches before heading back to the ship. Then return to Galveston and disembark with memories to last a lifetime.

    What we love:

    • In Key West, the Conch Republic still issues its own passport and flies a flag with the motto, “We Seceded Where Others Failed.”
    • Bahamian straw markets provide a space for you to test your bargaining skills and try to get a good deal on handmade baskets, guava jellies, woodcarvings, mats, hats and more.
    • Cars are driven on the left side of the road in the Bahamas, so be sure to look both ways before crossing any streets!
  • Sail Key West in Luxury

    Key West, Florida, United States
    4 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Active Sports

    • Platinum Experiences

    Travel to the southernmost part of the continental U.S. for 5 days of pure relaxation in the Florida Keys. Enjoy ample free time to wander the island or simply idle the hours away at the hotel. The highlight of your trip puts you on a 60-foot (18-meter) catamaran for a tranquil sunset cruise where the Gulf of Mexico drifts into the Atlantic Ocean. Witness the palm-lined seaport of Key West fade into an array of sparkling lights as the sun falls beneath the horizon. On your journey, enjoy refreshments and hors d’oeuvres as you sail past renowned landmarks, including Sunset Key Cottages and the Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park.

    What we love:
    • If you’ve ever wondered what’s “west” about Key West, it’s actually a mispronunciation of Cayo Hueso, the original Spanish name, which translates to “Bone Island.”
    • Celebrated American writer Ernest Hemingway fell in love with Key West during his initial trip there — so much so that he made the island his home for 10 years.
    • Every evening, Mallory Square comes alive with the Sunset Celebration, a nightly arts festival centered around the incredible view of the sunset.

  • Sail the Archipelago in Gothenburg

    Gothenburg City Race, Vaestra Goetaland, Sweden
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Active Sports

    • Arts & Culture

    • Platinum Experiences

    Travel to coastal Gothenburg, Sweden, to see the sights of this historic city and get a taste of traditional Swedish fare. Embark on a scenic dinner cruise, featuring a tasty seafood buffet and musical entertainment, across the archipelago on your 2nd night. Explore the city at your leisure the following day. Discover some new personal favorites, including the Avenyn, or Avenue, the city’s main boulevard, which is within walking distance of the hotel.

    What we love:
    • Visitors can reach Gothenburg by ferry from Denmark, Germany and more ports throughout Europe.
    • The city’s Nordstan is Gothenburg’s biggest mall with more than 180 shops.
    • Gothenburg earned the nickname “Little London” after industrializing and attracting the attention of many Englishmen and Scotsmen.

  • Sail to the Sunny Island of Cuba

    Tampa, Florida, United States
    4 Nights
    Price shown reflects per person pricing and does not include Government fees or taxes.

    About Your Trip

    • Cruises

    • Platinum Experiences

    Price displayed above is per person based on double occupancy for the inside cabin and does not include US$98.40 in government fees and taxes per person. Upgraded cabin categories are available at an additional cost. Click “Update Price” for final price per person, which includes government fees and taxes.



    Explore the western Caribbean on this cruise out of Tampa, Florida, aboard the Carnival Paradise®. After a relaxing day at sea, you’ll arrive in Havana, Cuba, the country's capital city. Enjoy the sea breeze as you stroll along the Malecon waterfront thoroughfare, taking in views of classic cars and colorful colonial architecture. After another day at sea, return to Tampa and disembark from the Carnival Paradise with a week’s worth of memories in paradise.

    What we love:
    • Several popular dance styles were developed in Cuba, including the mambo, cha-cha and bolero
    • Famous for its rum, Cuba is known as the birthplace of the mojito, an iced cocktail made with white rum, mint leaves, lime juice, sugar and soda water.
    •The distinct scents, sights and sounds of the Centro Habana area in Havana – that include fresh, spicy foods and lively, authentic salsa music – will leave lasting impressions.


  • Sailing the Caribbean in Style

    Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico
    4 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Platinum Experiences

    Enjoy snorkeling at exotic El Meco. Soak up the sun on the oasis of Cancun — known as “The Glistening City.” Hop a catamaran and sail across the Caribbean Sea toward the unique paradise of Isla Mujeres. Along the way, stop for snorkeling and encounter marine life of all kinds in the warm, clear waters around the barrier reef. Then either take a guided tour of the downtown area or explore the town on your own.

    Your Cancun getaway gives you ample time to explore on your own and make the most of your all-inclusive resort’s incredible amenities. Spend time at any of the resort’s beaches or refreshing pools, race down the slides at Splash Safari, or get moving with the exciting water sports and activities available. And, whether you’re a foodie or just simply hungry, there are numerous on-site dining options to satisfy your appetite.

    What we love:
    • Sailing to Isla Mujeres allows for beautiful Caribbean ocean scenery as well as the chance to explore the lovely island itself.
    • Cancun’s beaches have white sand made from crushed coral, which is cool to the touch year-round.
    • Cancun’s bus system makes it easy to explore the city or nearby Mayan ruins. Taxis are also readily available — just ask the concierge about regular fares or find them listed in the resort lobby.

  • Sample One-of-a-Kind Toronto

    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • Culinary

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Discover the many sides of Toronto, Ontario, Canada — from the ground up to the sky — with a comprehensive city bus tour followed by a stop at one of the world's tallest structures. From the comfort of your coach bus, see more than 25 sights, including a fountain adorned with ceramic dogs, an illuminated 3-dimensional Toronto sign and the popular Toronto Eaton Centre. You'll pass by historic landmarks such as Casa Loma and Steam Whistle Brewing in addition to museums like Hockey Hall of Fame and Royal Ontario Museum. You can also admire the distinctive characteristics of Chinatown and Kensington Market neighborhoods.

    Then it's off to one of Canada's most visited attractions, the CN Tower. It held the status of the tallest free-standing structure on the planet for 30 years and is a winner of several Guinness World Records™ — to this day, the tower remains a bucket-list destination for many visitors. Take a high-speed ride in a glass-fronted elevator to the tower's revolving 360 Restaurant, an award-winning venue that offers spectacular city and lake views. After lunch, walk around the observation deck (at LookOut Level) and brave the Glass Floor where you can look straight down to the ground 1,122 feet (342 meters) below!

    End your day at the Distillery District, a National Historic Site. This open-air pedestrian area is known for cobblestone streets, the award-winning Mill Street Brewery, galleries, boutiques, restaurants and well-preserved Victorian-era buildings.

    What we love:
    • Elevators at the CN Tower provide a small transparent floor panel for a unique view of the tower shaft.
    • A museum site since 1937, Casa Loma is a famed film location, thanks to its Gothic Revival architecture and castle-inspired features.
    • Steps from your hotel is the start of Yonge Street, one of the longest thoroughfares in the world at approximately 53 miles (86 kilometers) in length.


  • Sand & Surf Getaway in Mexico

    Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico
    4 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Active Sports

    • Arts & Culture

    • Health & Wellness

    • Points of Interest

    Travel to the sandy beaches and warm waters of Playa del Carmen on this all-inclusive DreamTrip to Mexico. Your family-friendly hotel is designed for unwinding. Sunbathe on the beach or by the infinity-style pool. Take advantage of the complimentary snorkeling gear and explore a coral reef. At night, enjoy live performances suitable for all ages. For a change of scenery, visit downtown Playa del Carmen or take a daytrip to the nearby ruins at Chichen Itza and Tulum during your ample leisure time. Other popular activities (for a fee) include scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, golfing and horseback riding.

    What we love:
    • Your hotel chef prepares gourmet meals using fresh produce grown in a 70,000-square-foot (6503.2-square-meter) greenhouse.
    • Near Playa del Carmen are several cenotes, an open-air cavern filled with fresh water, and — where permitted —visitors can snorkel, scuba dive or swim.
    • Authentic Yucatan cuisine includes tamales with achiote-marinated meat wrapped in banana leaves and roasted in a pit.

  • Savor Berlin Sights & Brews

    Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • Culinary

    • Platinum Experiences

    On this DreamTrip to Berlin, Germany, embark on a custom guided tour of Berlin to see some of the city’s top attractions, including the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin Cathedral, Checkpoint Charlie and more. After this insightful city tour, enjoy a 2-course lunch and beer tastings. Sample some diverse German craft beers as you learn about how the city’s brewing processes have evolved since the Cold War. The next day is open for you to explore the city before a filling farewell dinner.

    What we love:
    • Berlin has more water canals than Venice, and its intricate network makes boat travel a great way to see the city.
    • The city has 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites: Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin, Berlin Modernist Housing Estates and Museum Island.
    • The hotel is steps from famous Potsdamer Platz, the city center, formerly bisected by the Berlin Wall during the Cold War era.



  • Savor Old World Amsterdam

    Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
    4 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • Culinary

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    On this adults-only Platinum DreamTrip, experience the distinct charm and flavors of the Netherlands. Your first excursion puts you in Enkhuizen, among the country’s most important ports of the storied Dutch East India Company due to its large marina. Stroll through the old town area to admire the historic grandeur that still exists, then cross the IJsselmeer lake on the extensive Houtribdijk dike. At your next destination, Giethoorn, delight in discovering why the idyllic spot is referred to as the “Venice of the Netherlands.” Only fully accessible by boat, the village is known for its numerous wooden arch bridges and canals, which you will see firsthand by boat after a delicious 3-course lunch.

    The next afternoon, create your own itinerary before boarding a nighttime Dutch cheese-and-wine cruise. Savor a sumptuous cheese platter and carefully selected wines as you drift down Amsterdam’s captivating canals and marvel at city highlights.

    After another day of exploring at your leisure, relish an evening encounter with one of the world’s oldest distillers. At the legendary House of Bols, learn how to mix classic and contemporary cocktails with the help of expert instructors and some of the finest spirits available. You will also tour the facilities while sipping a drink crafted by the master bartenders.

    What we love:
    • 17th-century Canal Ring of Amsterdam was named a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2010.
    • The Amsterdam Tulip Museum gives guests an amusing look into the story behind the iconic Dutch flower.
    • The Vondelpark, a public urban park, covers 120 acres (49 hectares) and features an open-air theater, playground, bars and restaurants, extensive bike and walking paths and more.
    • Museumplein is the cultural hub of the city — the Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum and Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam are all located there.



  • Savor San Francisco and Wine Country

    San Francisco, California, United States
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Culinary

    • DreamDeal Special

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Raise your glass and toast to flavorful adventures in and around San Francisco, California. Embark on a full-day tour of Sonoma wine country, sampling some of the world’s best vintages. Visit at least 3 renowned wineries while taking in the rolling hills and scenic vineyards. Afterward, spend time at the historic Sonoma Plaza, which is filled with restaurants, shops, galleries and tasting rooms.

    During your leisure time, visit San Francisco’s top attractions, such as Chinatown, Fisherman's Wharf and Lombard Street. Be sure to stop at Ghirardelli Square — once a chocolate factory established by Domenico “Domingo” Ghirardelli and now a popular shopping and dining experience.

    What we love:
    • Sonoma wineries regularly place in international competitions for their wonderfully robust wines.
    • San Francisco’s world-famous cable cars were named a National Historic Monument and they’re the only monuments that can move.
    • The famous color of the Golden Gate Bridge is called “International Orange.”

  • Savor Santiago’s Wine Country

    Santiago, Santiago, Chile
    6 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Discover exceptional art, history, wine and food on this DreamTrip to Chile for guests ages 12 years and older. Embark on a full-day tour of Santiago that takes you through the majestic La Moneda Palace, the main square of Plaza de Armas, scenic San Cristobal Hill and the diverse Barrio Bellavista. Delve into the colorful handmade sculptures, paintings and jewelry at the Pueblito de Los Dominicos. Take in the sweeping ocean views at Vina del Mar and Valparaiso before savoring the distinct, flavorful wines at Vina Vermonte, located in the Casablanca Valley. Explore the nautical-influenced home of poet Pablo Neruda in gorgeous Isla Negra, tucked neatly along the coast. Vina Undurraga provides you another opportunity to sample local wines and explore the process of winemaking before journeying into Embalse el Yeso and Cajon del Maipo and the awe-inspiring and world-renowned Andes mountain range.

    What we love:
    • Valparaiso is Chile’s main port city and its Historic Quarter is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
    • Enjoy panoramic views of the port of Valparaiso and its brightly colored buildings from the Plaza Bismarck.
    • Isla Negra is a beautiful coastal town and the final resting place of Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda.

  • See Broadway’s Hit Musical, Anastasia

    New York, New York, United States
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • Platinum Experiences

    Head to wintry New York City, where you’ll have plenty of time to discover its unique culture and diversity, as well as visit one of the biggest tourist attractions in the world — Broadway! Mystery and intrigue are in store for you when you take in a performance of “Anastasia,” the musical inspired by the 1997 animated movie. From your seat in Broadhurst Theatre, watch as the story opens in St. Petersburg, Russia, in 1907 and closes in Paris, France, in 1927. Get swept up in a range of emotions as the plot twists and turns, and the main character Anastasia lives through a series of life-changing experiences.

    Some of your favorite characters from the 1997 movie return, such as Anastasia's grandmother and con men Vlad and Dmitry, and some new ones make their debut, including Russian official Gleb. Sing along to "Once Upon a December" and "Paris Holds the Key (To Your Heart)" from the 1997 film score. The production also features dance numbers — including a ballet performance — special effects and lavish set designs.

    In your free time, take in the sights and sounds of NYC. Use your ample leisure time to delve into distinct areas of Manhattan, including Central Park, uptown, Harlem, Chinatown and Little Italy — and so much more. See the world-famous Empire State Building. Step into world-class boutiques on Fifth Avenue. Explore Rockefeller Center and enjoy the hustle and bustle of Times Square. Grand Central Terminal is also a must-see.

    What we love:
    • Directed by Tony Award® winner Darko Tresnjak, family-friendly Anastasia brings attention to the Romanov dynasty and 1917 Russian Revolution, an important time in the world’s history.
    • Real-life Anastasia Romanov was the youngest daughter of Tzar Nicholas II. It was never proved if she lived after an attack on her family in 1918, making this mysterious character the subject of many books, films, theater productions and more.
    • In 1917, Broadhurst Theatre held its 1st performance: “Misalliance” by playwright George Bernard Shaw.

  • See Broadway’s Hit Musical, Chicago

    New York, New York, United States
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • DreamDeal Special

    • Platinum Experiences

    Head to New York City, where you’ll have plenty of time to discover its unique culture and diversity, as well as visit one of the biggest attractions in the world — Broadway! Watch a lively performance of the celebrated and award-winning “Chicago” Broadway show, the longest running American musical in the history of Broadway! This amazing production is presently in its 21st year on Broadway.

    "Chicago" has been honored by receiving 6 Tony Awards, 2 Olivier Awards and 1Grammy.

    Use your ample leisure time to delve into distinct areas of Manhattan, including Central Park, uptown, Harlem, Chinatown and Little Italy – and so much more. See the world-famous Empire State Building. Step into world-class boutiques on Fifth Avenue. Explore Rockefeller Center and enjoy the hustle and bustle of Times Square.

    What we Love:
    • Iconic Times Square is one of the most visited places in the world, attracting 360,00 people per day.
    • New York reigns as the most populous city in the United States and traces its roots to the early 17th century.
    • "Chicago" is widely considered to be the iconic show to see on Broadway while in NYC.



  • See Broadway’s Hit Musical, School of Rock

    New York, New York, United States
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • DreamDeal Special

    • Platinum Experiences

    Head to wintry New York City, where you’ll have plenty of time to discover its unique culture and diversity, as well as visit one of the biggest tourist attractions in the world — Broadway! Andrew Lloyd Webber brings profound heart and passion to School of Rock, for which well-known critics have been raving. The story follows the travails, hopes and adventures of Dewey Finn, an aspiring but frustrated wannabe rock star who goes to work as a substitute teacher at a preparatory school to make ends meet. He proceeds to transform a class of “goody two shoes” kids into an impressive rock band. A love story emerges between Finn and the most unlikely of women – the rather stoic headmistress. This accomplished theatrical wonder masterfully presents not only the great songs from the movie, but 14 tremendous new songs by Webber. Critics have raved that this highly engaging and satisfying production has taken Broadway to grand new heights.

    In your free time, take in the sights and sounds of NYC. Use your ample leisure time to delve into distinct areas of Manhattan, including Central Park, uptown, Harlem, Chinatown and Little Italy — and so much more. See the world-famous Empire State Building. Step into world-class boutiques on Fifth Avenue. Explore Rockefeller Center and enjoy the hustle and bustle of Times Square. Grand Central Terminal is also a must-see.


    What we love:
    • Andrew Lloyd Webber has taken the concepts of the hit film to new dramatic heights in the highly impressive School of Rock.
    • The Winter Garden Theatre has interesting origins as a converted horse exchange building that had once been at the real center of the horse and carriage trade in NYC.
    • New York City is considered the world’s mecca for visual, dance, music, film and theater arts.


  • See Byron Bay’s Natural Wonders

    Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
    3 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Health & Wellness

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Discover one of the lesser-known treasures in the land Down Under on this exciting DreamTrip to Australia. Local guides and expert environmental scientists will help enrich your experience on a full-day tour of Byron Bay and the surrounding area. Embark on a guided Bryon Bay Eco Cruise along the Brunswick River. Encounter beautiful coastline views and the rich biodiversity of the New South Wales seashore, and, as you glide along, hear fascinating stories about the aboriginal culture, local history and more. Next, trek inland to Crystal Castle, home to the world’s tallest geode pair and the largest amethyst cave on Earth. Then stop at Shambhala Gardens, a meticulously landscaped sanctuary designed to promote inner peace and contemplation with its rainforest walks, meditation spaces and gigantic crystal formations. Finally, head to the easternmost point of mainland Australia and visit the iconic Cape Byron Lighthouse, the country’s most powerful beacon and a must-see for all Byron Bay visitors.

    What we love:

    • Rather than a maze in the traditional sense, the Labyrinth at Shambhala Gardens is a circular trail that quiets your mind as you follow its twisting path toward the rose quartz mosaic in the center.
    • Some of the monolithic, awe-inspiring crystal formations at Shambhala Gardens date back as far as 500 million years.
    • The Cape Byron Lighthouse, built in 1901, boasts remarkable ocean vistas. The site is also a great place to watch hang gliders navigate coastal winds over the spectacular cliffs that surround the lighthouse.

  • See Japan’s Rural & Natural Beauty

    Sendai-Shi, Miyagi, Japan
    4 Nights

    About Your Trip

    • Arts & Culture

    • Platinum Experiences

    • Points of Interest

    Discover a pair of Japan’s most visually striking locations on this DreamTrip to Shizukuishi and Sendai. In Shizukuishi, cruise around Matsushima Bay before traveling to Koiwai Farm, known for its dairy products and pastoral setting. Enjoy a delicious lunch of wanko soba noodles, served in bite-size bowls in an all-you-can eat fashion. Try your hand at making rice crackers before returning to the hotel to soak in its soothing hot springs.

    On the following day, journey to Sendai for a full-day tour, including a stop at Chusonji Temple, a historic site believed to date back to 850 A.D. Discover a stunning waterfall during a visit to Geibikei, a gorge named for a limestone structure that resembles a lion’s nose.

    What we love:
    • Wanko soba noodles are served with an array of condiments, including tuna sashimi, nameko mushrooms with a gelatinous coating and harako-meshi (salmon roe).
    • A popular purchase by tourists visiting Japan is an omiyage, typically a special boxed food item; different from a souvenir, the omiyage is given as a gift rather than kept as a memento.
    • Tourists attempt to toss “luck stones” during a tour of the Geibikei, a gorge created by the Satetsu River.