SPRING ON CROATIA’S DALMATIAN COAST
June 16 – 23, 2020
If you’ve ever considered visiting Croatia, here’s your chance to explore this up and coming wine region and the stunning beauty of the Dalmatian Coast with local experts. Travel with your host Janie Brooks Heuck of Brooks Winery. Janie is a seasoned traveler and brings her hospitality and vibrant energy to this incredible program — sip and savor your way through Croatia together. Experience dramatic coastal cliffs, sparkling Adriatic waters, and rocky vineyards during this eight-day journey to the ancient cities of Split and Dubrovnik — and beyond. Discover the history and rich cultural heritage of this crossroads between East and West. Savor local specialties such as spit-roasted lamb and fresh seafood dishes characterized by a blend of Mediterranean and Slavic flavors influenced by generations of chefs and winemakers.
Oct 6 – 13, 2020
Savor the treasures of Sicily, once inhabited by the Phoenicians, Greeks, Romans and Normans. Sip wine from Mt. Etna Vineyards, savor meals prepared from fresh local ingredients. Explore ancient Greek ruins and Roman villas, where you’ll see one of the largest collections of mosaics in the world. Finally, relax and soak in the beauty of the mythical Gulf of Naxos.