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Epic Austrian Food Fest

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Imagine a quaint alpine village, quietly passing the warm months between the ski seasons that bring an invasion of skiiers to the Tyrolean Mountain Region every winter.Now, the valley is flush with rich green grass, the lakes are shimmering with glacial melt water and the snow bare mountain peaks are bathed in sunshine. If you are getting that peac...
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50 Shades of Moo

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Jana Marshall's Alpine Adventure -  Without a doubt one of the most beautiful events in southern Germany and Austria is the "homecoming of the cattle" which is celebrated in many valleys in fall. For centuries the local farmers proudly walk their ornately decorated cattle from the mountain pastures where they had been grazing all summer down t...
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What can you get from a 3 day trip to Paris?

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A customer experience written by Jonathan Guzman - Paris is amazingly beautiful and has so many sites to see, It's impossible to see it all in one day or even a weekend. I spent a 3 day weekend in Paris with Horizon Tours and saw several key sites like the Louvre, Chateau de Versailles, and the Eiffel Tower and it was just a preview of what Paris h...
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Rhine A'Flame - Lights, Magic & Memories!

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If you have ever wanted to see a whole river bathed in firelight and color, Rhine A'flame is an experience not to be missed. Even if you have already experienced the natural beauty of the Rhine by day, seeing the castles aglow in Bengal fire is an entirely different dose of magic.  The stunning pyrotechnics have been drawing visitors by the hu...
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Return to Egypt

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Like many people, my travel bucket list had long included a trip to Egypt. As a travel writer, I'm lucky to have been to many places on my bucket list, but not the land of the Pharoahs. I finally got to cross Egypt off the list earlier this year with a cruise on the Nile arranged by Uniworld, a boutique river cruise company that also handled pre- a...
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Arctic Adventure Staff Scouting Trip

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What a rare opportunity to go to a place many people either only dreams of or read about. I was extremely fortunate to be traveling to this amazing place along with my RTT colleague, Isabell Lettenmaier. The trip began with an easy drive to Frankfurt Hahn where we boarded the plane for Arvidsjaur, Sweden; a mere three hour flight. The plane was roo...
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Why We Love Working With Military Groups

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Getting to work with military groups who are coming to Ramstein TDY and plan their custom private tour is a really special part of our job here at RTT. It's exciting when you get to be a part of helping not one, but a group of people check some things off their bucket list ! We recently got a last minute request to plan a custom trip for a group of...
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Preview of 2018 Tours

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 We've gotten loads of requests for information about our 2018 Tour program and finally have some information to share!   Our tour calendar has been updated with all the Horizon Tours overnight trips for the year. We are starting to update the RTT tours that depart between now and April 2018 We have a preview guide to give you all th...
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Mini, Me & RTT Travel Fair

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Mark Your Calendar for this Special Event 7 & 8 December 2017 • 11:00-17:00 KMC Mall, Ramstein Join us for a special two-day event loaded with fun, prizes and travel information! Get a preview of the 2018 RTT & Horizon tour programs along with a chance to talk with travel experts. Enter to win over €2000 in prizes we'll be giving away durin...
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Making Tour Reservations - Don't Miss The Bus

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In order to make sure your tour reservation goes smoothly, please be consider the following things: Booking well in advance will increase a tours chance of meeting minimum participation and being confirmed. Planning ahead will ensure the tour is not sold out when you want to make a reservation. If you tour is departing within 48 hours you will need...
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Beer Enthusiasts Wanted!

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 If you're a fan of great beer, you already knew you won the beer lottery when your orders for Germany came through. You can't say you've savored suds here until you've made the pilgrimage to Bavaria and settled into a sample of spicy crisp Weissebier. If you really want to get at the lineage and history of great German beer, there is no bette...
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Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day Weekend
Dachau & MunichDay Trip  •  28 May • €79

Live the Bavarian Highlights with the tour to Dachau and the capitol city of Munich. An audio-guided tour of the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial brings the reality to life and permits reflection on the lessons learned here.  After a driving orientation tour in Munich, the tour allows for plentiful free time to see the sights and enjoy the museums and restaurants before heading back.

Best of BrugesDay Trip   • 28 May •  €89

Visit the unspoiled medieval town of Bruges to appreciate the delights of Belgian culture. A walking tour will provide an orientation to the compact town, while appreciating the beauty of its architecture from ground level.  Included in your adventure is our exciting Bruges Chocolate Lovers Excursion

Normandy4 Days / 3 Overnights  •  27.-30. May 16 • €479

Reflect on one of World War II’s most poignant moments on this memorable visit to the Normandy beaches, forever entwined in the historic events of June 6, 1944 - the “D-Day” invasion.  Visit of one of the architectural wonders of France, the abbey of Mont Saint Michel, the landing beaches & Utah Beach, St Mère Eglise, the Airborne Museum & more.

Prague, Karlovy Vary & Loket3 Days / 2 Overnights  • 28.-30. May 16 • €249

Our adventure begins in the spa town of Karlovy Vary where, from here we are off to Prague, the center of Bohemian beauty where we will spend 2 nights and a whole day. On the way home we’ll stop at the quaint town of Loket for an amazing lunch as the finale to our trip. The relaxed pace of this tour affords plenty of opportunities exploration, sampling cuisine, visiting the cities attractions and shopping for Bohemian treasures.

Scotland6  Days / 5 Overnight  •  €899

Come with us and discover Scotland.  Amazing scenery, vibrant culture, spectacular heritage.  This is truly unforgettable journey not to be missed! Our Scotland tour is definitely a highlight for people interested in history, culture and stunning countryside. We'll take the overnight ferry from Rotterdam to Northern England. We will stay 3 nights in Edinburgh at a nice hotel in the city center - a city sightseeing tour of Edinburgh is included and you will have plenty of free time for own explorations of this fascinating city. There is so much history and so much to see and to experience.  And - Edinburgh also has a great nightlife with all kinds of cool Pubs,  taverns and night clubs. The locals are very friendly and open minded - easy to talk to , just not so easy to understand with their strong accent.

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May is Treat your MOM Month!

May is Treat your MOM Month!
Mother’s day: Castles on the Rhine & River CruiseDay Trip  • 08 May • €79

Treat your mom to a fun filled day! It starts with a medieval Castle visit, we go on a River Cruise through the romantic Rhine Valley with beautiful vineyard’s to the left and right, Castles with stories on the hill tops and a 3 course lunch on the ship. We extend the cruise a bit and get off in Rüdesheim, the most famous town on the Rhine where our tour guide leads you through the well known Drosselgasse, the most narrow street we have in all Germany. Enjoy some free time by strolling through the city, may be sample a glass of wine or some ice cream …… Our tour guides will definitely tell you what all is there to do!

Mainau Island AdventureDay Trip  • 08 May • €89

Travel to the southern edge of Germany to explore a tropical garden island sheltered in a corner of Lake Constance (admission included). Here are found botanical wonders, a butterfly house, playgrounds and petting zoo for children, a castle and chapel and easy walking paths. At least 9 places to eat will satisfy the appetites worked up with all the activity, and snacks may be brought with you.

Pilsner & Patton2 Days / 1 Overnight • 7.-8. May 2016 • € 169

Join us for an Liberation fest and Brewery Tour in Pilsen and we will travel with you from D Day to V Day in the Czech city of Plzeň (or Pilsen) also home of the famous Pilsner beer.  When a particular brew is labelled a pils or pilsner, it’s simply a nod to the town where this amber-colored lager was first developed in the mid-19th century.  In addition to the delicious beer (tasting& Lunch included), a rich military history and legacy is found and celebrated here with the Liberation Fest. Pilsen was freed from the Nazi occupation by Pattons 3rd Army on June 6, 1945 and the people in Pilsen will never forget this day. So they celebrate it and are very proud of all the American Visitors that gather there each year.

 Cochem Castle & Medieval DinnerDay Trip  •  07. May • €89

Nestled in the Mosel Valley behind a few rocky hills, is the charming town of Cochem.  Here we will explore the 1000 year old fairy tale castle, Burg Reichsburg, claimed by local lore to be the original "Sleeping Beauty" castle.  We will enter the castle for an informative tour by an English-speaking guide, followed by a medieval-style dinner in the Knight’s Dining Room. During the meal, we will be entertained with stories about medieval table manners and enjoy live entertainment by travelling minstrels. The highlight of the evening will be the Knight Games with lots of fun for everyone!

 

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