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History Happenings Winter: Civil War, WWII and the Russian Revolution

Finnish soldiers with machine gun during Winter War

Often we think that historically, not much has happened in the middle of winter. However, that’s far from the truth. From the American Civil War brewing as the states of the Deep South seceded to form the Confederacy in 1861, to the last battle of the War of 1812 and the Soviets battling the Finns in the snow during WWII, there has been a lot of historical heat generated in January over the centuries. Read More

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28 Historical Tours to Book for 2024 and Beyond

USO WWII New Year's Eve

Ring in the New Year with a new adventure! From visiting the sacred battlefields of Europe, the Pacific and the Civil War, to following the path of America's explorers and legendary figures, we have 28 historical tours to choose from in 2024 and beyond. Read More

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The Christmas Truce of WWI

Christmas truce WWI soldiers

This holiday season we would like to share with you the heart-warming story of the Christmas Truce of World War I, which has become an enduring symbol of the triumph of man’s spirit over adversity. Wherever your travels take you this season, Happy Holidays and all the best for the New Year! Read More

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Thanksgiving During Wartime

WWI servicemen at Thanksgiving 1918

As noted in a fascinating blog post by the U.S. Department of Defense, the creation of Thanksgiving can largely be attributed to the military. Read More

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Senior Historian Chris Anderson on the Regimental Museums of Scotland

powder horns

Senior Historian Chris Anderson just wrapped up another great Scotland: Jacobite Rising of 1745 Tour. Sunshine, awesome guests, and tour manager extraordinaire George Luz, Jr. "enjoying" his first taste of haggis! What's not to love? A personal highlight for Chris was visiting the regimental museums. Read More

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23 Inspiring Tours for 2023

USO WWII New Year's Eve

Happy New Year! Looking for inspiration for your 2023 travel experience? From visiting the sacred battlefields of Europe, the Pacific and the Civil War, to following the path of America's explorers and legendary figures, we've got 23 tours for you to choose from. Read More

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Give the Memory of a Lifetime This Christmas!

WWII Soldiers at Christmas

We've had many guests who have traveled with us over the years tell us that their tour was the memory of a lifetime. This holiday season, give the gift that your loved one will never forget—a tour by Stephen Ambrose. Read More

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