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Welcome to a TRIED & TRUE travel club that's been taking amazing trips for over 15 years AND CConquering your Bucket Lists one magnificent trip at a time! Scroll through our amazing photos and see for yourself--WE REALLY GO PLACES!

Some cool things we've done & will do again:

• Hike around the big heads on Easter Island

• Snorkel a fissure between two continental plates in Iceland

• Get up close to Polar Bears in the wild

• Stand amidst the baby elephants at Sheldrick's Elephant Orphanage in Nairobi

• Hot Air Balloon over the Great Migration in Africa

• Kayak & Raft in the Arctic Circle and saw Polar Bears

• Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef

• Hiked to Tigers Nest in Bhutan

• Sit with a Panda Bear in Chengdu, China

• Stand on the Red Carpet at the Cannes Film Festival

• Explore temples of Angkor Wat Cambodia

• Cruise Galapagos Islands on a Yacht

• Take a Yoga class at an ashram in India

• Ride camels across the Sahara Desert

• Kayaked and Camped in Antarctica

• Visit the DMZ in Korea, the most heavily armed border on earth

• Fly over Mt. Everest & Annapurna on a tiny Buddha Air plane in Nepal

• Sail the Nile & visit the Pyramids of Egypt

• Hike up to Potala Palace in Tibet

• Take cooking classes in India, Peru, Thailand, Italy, France, Bali & more

• Hike Machu Picchu

• Take European River Cruises

• Stand among the stones of Stonehenge

• Paddle boat up the Vltava river in Prague

• Visit Snow Monkeys in the Japanese Alps

• And of course Wine tastings all over the world!


All trips are a combination of old and new members from all over the U.S., so each trip is a fresh mix of adventurers. (Don't worry if you missed some biggies--we repeat trips every couple of years!)

As the first Travel Meetup in the Western Suburbs--our track record can't be beat--we really are the Gold Standard of Travel Meetups! Creativity, knowledge, enthusiasm, and honesty of leadership sets this meetup apart from all the others. Once you join--you can view our fabulous trips and join us--WE GO PLACES!


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