The Battlefields of The Great War 1914-1918
Remembrance Day at Vimy Ridge
2020 Northwest Europe Battlefield Tour
Our Signature Tour of France, Belgium and The Netherlands
Special 75th Anniversary Remembrance Tour: the Liberation of Holland 1945-2020
April 22 - May 8, 2020 (17 days)
This edition of our signature Northwest Europe tour features the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of the Holland. It will be a truly very special time of commemoration, and celebration, in all parts of Holland.
The liberation of Holland was brought about primarily by the Canadians, a monumental effort of service and sacrifice in the pursuit of democracy & freedom. In the meantime, the Dutch royal family found refuge in Ottawa, where Princess Margriet was born in 1943. The Dutch people have never forgotten, and 75 years later you will become part of this enduring connection between our two nations.
2020 Flyboys Air War Tour
The Planes and Airstrips of Wartime Britain
May 13-24, 2020 (12 days)
From the dark days of The Battle of Britain ... and The Blitz ... to the thunderous ‘round-the-clock bombing campaign of Bomber Command ... the RCAF, 8th USAAF and RAF ... visit the airfields from which the Spitfires and Hurricanes rose to meet the enemy, and from which the Lancasters and Flying Fortresses ’bombed up’ and headed toward Germany.
Touch history ... the old leather and oil ... the sights and sounds of the heroism that defended Britain against the mighty Luftwaffe, and then at great cost, carried the war towards victory.
2020 Medieval Britain: Castles, Cannons & Crowns
Cultural Battlefields and Historic Landmarks from London to Edinburgh
September 13-24, 2020 (12 days)
Medieval Britain - a time of castles and cathedrals, knights and archers, clans and kilts, pipes and cannons … and war.
Who would wear the crown? Mary Queen of Scots or Elizabeth? Lancaster or York? Or Arthur? Did Robin Hood really exist? Was Macbeth a real person or did Shakespeare invent him? And Merlin - was he real or “such stuff as dreams are made of?” Britain is a land of fact, myth and magic. Stonehenge, Guy Fawkes, Magna Carta, Hadrian's Wall, Loch Ness, The Tower of London - each have their place in this storied history.
2020 Italian Campaign Battlefield Tour
The Battlefields of WWII & the World Famous Culture of Italy
75th Anniversary - the Liberation of Italy
October 17-31, 2019 (15 days)
Our Italian battlefield tour is the most comprehensive tour of its kind. We bring you the experience of a true pilgrimage to the Canadian battlefields of World War Two ... and we ensure you will see two of the most famous cultural locations in the world, Rome and Venice!
On this 2020 edition of our tour we mark the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Italy, with local citizens joining us at several locations.