Tauck Tours can take you just about anyplace in the world you would like to go.  One of their new brochures is Tauck at Sea.  It is a collection of cruises on a variety of small ships with the added perk of traveling with a Tauck tour conductor.  Their destinations include the Mediterranean, the Aegean, Alaska and even Antarctica. 

Call us about Tauck!

Another popular program is called Bridges.  It is designed specifically for grandparents and grandchildren.  This is a great idea for grandmothers and granddaughters to travel together and have a special experience.  They include a number of trips within the U. S. as well as Latin America and Europe.                                    


A Portrait of India - 2015

Ker and Downey's India tour gives you access to an exotic realm, north and south, of lavish palaces, inspiring antiquities, and spiritual rituals, where you ride elephants and rickshaws, and stay at a luxury resort overlooking the spectacular Taj Mahal.


China, The Yangtze River & Hong Kong 2015

Enjoy a China travel experience amidst ancient pagodas, palaces, silks, treasures, and unique landscapes. Cruise the Yangtze River, visit landmark historic sites, and explore Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong.



Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand & Hong Kong 2015

This Southeast Asia travel adventure spans the Khmer Kindgom to present day, covers Angkor Wat to cosmopolitan Hanoi and Hong Kong, and features elephant treks and long-tail boat cruises.




Cell Phones

Do you suffer from separation anxiety when you leave home.  How are the children?  Are the parents OK?  What's going on at the office?  No longer necessary.  Tripmakers has several companies that can put your mind and heart at ease with the rental of a cell phone.  Family, friends and all those near and dear to you can stay in touch.  Call Tripmakers for rates.


Travcoa has published it EXPEDITIONS BY PRIVATE JET AND BY TRAIN for 2015.  These are fabulous programs reserved for the VIP.  Specially configured jets and private trains follow the small elite group for each itinerary.  There are unique dinners and theatre presentations.  Private showings and interview with outstanding local personages are part of the excitement. The unique destinations include Empires & Explorers which stops at the Taj Mahal, Bhutan, The Maldive Islands and Timbuktu.  The Ancient Silk Road begins in Beijing and stops in Xian, Chengdu, Shanghai and on optional extension to Mongolia and Tibet.  A winter departure concentrates on South American. Please call for a detailed brochure with dates and intineraries.

Please email or call us with any questions.

Peru and Cuzco and Machu Pichu

Maxine travelled to Peru with Abercrombie & Kent, staying at Orient Express Hotels.  They have the most fabulous tour guides, special private arrangements and interesting shopping excursions.  Special trains are organized for tour participants.  They will even arrangement accomodations where oxygen can be turned on by request.  Nothing but the best and most comfortable.

Europe, Africa and the World

Special Offers

Fall is the ideal time to travel to Europe; the summer crowds have gone

Travel by train on a private rail journey to the northern coast of Spain.

Sail the Greek Isles

Try Turkey seeing the sights of Istanbul and the Turquoise Coast

See the Ancient treasures of Sicily

Photograph Bhutan, Santa Fe or Morocco with with a professional

Take the Trans-Siberian rail journey from Beijing to Moscow

Go to the camel fair in Pushkar

Track the Gorillas in Rwanda

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Tripmakers of Houston  Phone:  713.621.6171   Fax:  713.621.6174
4806 Post Oak Timber Drive, Houston, TX 77056