I am so grateful that the Club offers travel opportunities as part of its mission to educate and inform!Nanette Stringer, Commonwealth Club Traveler
Sail through Central Europe along the legendary Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers aboard the exclusively chartered first-class Amadeus Silver III. Enjoy a 14-night cruise, taking an intimate look at Hungary, Germany, Austria, Slovakia and the Netherlands. Uncover the history and heritage of Budapest, Bratislava, Vienna and Amsterdam, and visit medieval villages and lauded landmarks. Included excursions allow you to customize your journey, from cycling and walking tours to wine tastings and more.
Experience the ancient history and living culture of Cusco and the Sacred Valley of the Incas. Visit the archeological site of Chinchero and the market at Pisaq. Take a Peruvian cooking class. Stay in deluxe mountain lodges along the Lares Trail and tailor your experience with adventure activities and cultural encounters. Explore the remarkable complex of Machu Picchu.
Spend two nights in Singapore, two nights in Bali, and eight nights cruising the islands of Indonesia, including Bali, Java, and Komodo Island on a luxury itinerary that blends nature, culture, and history. Visit the UNESCO-inscribed Borobudur Temple, one of the largest Buddhist monuments in the world, and Prambanan Temple, the largest complex of Hindu temples in Indonesia. Enjoy a guided walking safari of UNESCO-designated Komodo National Park, home to the largest lizard on Earth, the Komodo dragon. Enhance your tour with the Siem Reap Pre-Program and/or the Bali Post-Program options.
Experience the architectural wonder and breathtaking scenery of the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, and Qatar on an extraordinary land and sea itinerary that includes two nights in Muscat and a seven-night cruise from Muscat to Dubai. Enjoy Oman’s majestic capital city and a full-day excursion to the Jabreen Forts, two of the best preserved of their kind in Oman. See the royal private home of the Ruler of Sarjah, beautiful mosques, ancient sites, and world-class museums. Extend your journey with a three-night Pre-Program Option in Dubai.
Explore old Havana’s history and architecture. Meet with farmers and enjoy a private dance performance by some of Cuba’s best dancers. Discuss U.S. foreign policy and economic changes during lectures with local experts. Learn about Cuban music and visit private art collections. In the Viñales Valley, take in views of the dramatic landscapes and limestone mogotes.
Experience Cairo’s Egyptian Museum and the open-air museum at Memphis. Explore the necropolis at Saqqara, the enigmatic Sphinx and the Pyramids of Giza. Relax during a cruise on Lake Nasser. See the temples at Abu Simbel and sail down the Nile River on a cruise from Aswan to Luxor. Visit the Valleys of the Kings and Queens and the great complex of Karnak. Optional Jordan extension.