LA DOLCE VITA: Italy 2016 On Sale Now!


September 23, 2015

Time for Europe!

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Contact: Melanie Gravdal







 LITTLETON, Colorado – September 23, 2015 – There may never be a better time travel to Europe. To experience new cultures. To see breathtaking landscapes. To wonder and wander. To marvel and be moved. Now, Globus is inviting travelers to enjoy every moment of their European getaway with new vacations and big deals for 2016.

In the New Year, Globus is unveiling seven (7) NEW vacations to – and through – the world’s most popular European destinations: The United Kingdom, France, Italy and Greece.

France leads the pack with three (3) NEW tours: 5-day WW1 Memorials & Battlefields; 5-day WWII D-Day Landing Beaches & The Battle of Normandy and 9-day Paris, Champagne & the French Countryside.

Globus’ NEW week-long London & Country vacation features London and such Local Favorites as dinner at a historic pub, nighttime river cruise on the Thames, a visit to Buckingham Palace and West End Show as well time in many quaint villages surrounding London including Stratford-Upon-Avon, Oxford Bath and of course, a visit to Stonehenge.

The company’s NEW 7-day Splendors of Italy tour makes unpacking easy by spending six nights in Milan with day trips to places like Venice, Turin and Florence via high-speed train. Travelers can also add three (3) days in Rome via sister company, Monograms.

Capitalizing on the warm weather, the sea and Greece’s long, mythical history, Globus is also offering travelers two (2) NEW chances to tour and cruise Greece. On the NEW 10-day Dubrovnik & Adriatic Odyssey, travelers will enjoy a cruise aboard the Panorama Yacht to Croatia, Montenegro and Albania.. Globus’ NEW 11-day Idyllic Aegean vacation also features a cruise: 7 nights aboard Celestyal Crystal.

To add to an already fantastic value proposition, Globus is also bringing back popular Value Departures: Select, year-round vacations offered during the off-season, providing travelers savings of up to 25 percent (25%) over peak travel dates.

Also in 2016, the company continues to enhance its “Local Favorites” offerings, giving travelers access to hidden gems without hidden charges. Some Local Favorites for 2016 include:

  • Visiting the Lipizzaner Stallion Stud Farm in Piber (Alpine Countries)
  • Enjoying the “top of Europe” via the Jungfrau Massif (Spectacular Switzerland)
  • Taking a four-wheel drive to the sand dune of Erg Chebbi (Spain, Portugal & Morocco)
  • Visiting the Postojna Caves by mini-train, as well as Predjama Castle (East Meets West)
  • Journeying down musical memory lane with a visit to the ABBA Museum (Northern Capitals)

And, for value-focused travelers hoping to get to Europe for as little as $77 per day, Globus’ sister company, Cosmos, is offering ten (10) Europe vacations for less than $1,000 in 2016. They are:

  1. Magic of Italian Lakes
  2. British Panorama
  3. Jewels of France
  4. NEW Sicily Discovery
  5. Irish Explorer
  6. Jewels of Spain & Portugal
  7. Prague, Vienna & Budapest
  8. Jewels of Morocco
  9. Grand Tour of Turkey
  10. NEW Highlights of Andalusia

 STRONG DOLLAR. BIG DEAL: No matter which company they choose or where they go, travelers booking 2016 Europe before December 1, 2015 will SAVE up to $1,476 per couple (10%). Cosmos travelers can receive a $50 discount when booking early.

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Littleton, Colorado-based Group Voyagers, Inc. is the privately held company that markets and sells the Globus family of brands within the United States. Globus, Cosmos, Monograms and Avalon Waterways offer travelers unparalleled tour, independent travel package, river- and small-ship cruise options. Considered the world’s largest tour operator, with more than 85 years of international travel experience, the Globus family of brands is dedicated to enriching the lives of travelers by turning foreign destinations into familiar harbors, where the expense of travel is forgotten and replaced by personal value. The Globus family of brands is a member of Sustainable Travel International (STI). Consumers can book a Globus family of brands vacation or request brochures by visiting a preferred travel agent or by calling the following toll free number: 1.866.313.2855. For more information, please visit   Travel agents can request brochures by calling toll free 1.800.221.0090 or visiting