Responsible Tourism for mature & senior travellers There’s a growing problem in the world’s most popular cities, this article provides commentary about responsible tourism for mature & senior travellers. In 2017, a local activist group …

Discovering Berlin Berlin is a city rich in history. At every turn are traces of a past plagued by conflict, and stories of powerful resistance. By the 14th century, Berlin had established itself as a …

Choosing tours for small groups

Small group tour selection Choosing tours for small groups. When it comes to deciding on your next personal Odyssey, chances are you’ll have a destination (or two) in mind. ButRead more

Loire Valley France a discovery

Loire Valley France

The Loire Valley France The Loire Valley France may be the most quintessentially french part of this country. Renowned for its picturesque natural beauty, the region also combines all the ingredients of what the French …

Florence, Italy Florence is one of the most enduring tourist destinations in Europe, if not the world. For many people it is a short stop in a world heritage city. Odyssey has put together a …

The Origins of Tulips While it’s often assumed that tulips have their origins in The Netherlands, they actually originated in Turkey and Central Asia. In the sixteenth century, traders brought Tulip bulbs to Holland from …

Japanese cherry blossoms The cherry blossoms of Japan are known to admirers the world over. But their brief, beautiful season is not just a draw for international travellers. Japanese people celebrate this time with festivals, …