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Tilson is happy to partner with Becky Tilson of Tilson Travel to offer its clients and their employees travel planning services as a way to encourage a healthier work-life balance. Employees have the opportunity to have Tilson Travel craft individual travel experiences for them or book into pre-packaged trips at a discounted rate.

Prince Edward Island: Anne of Green Gables Literary Tour Informational Session

Join us on a journey to Prince Edward Island, well known as the location of Anne of Green Gables.  We will explore the itinerary, accommodations, tour inclusions and collect registration forms and deposits.

New England Literary Tour: Informational Session

Join us on a journey to New England as we follow in the footsteps of some of America's most famous literary figures like F. Scott Fitzgerald, Edgar Allan Poe, Washington Irving, Mark Twain, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Louisa May Alcott and more!  We will explore the itinerary, accommodations, tour inclusions and collect registration forms and deposits.

German Fairytales and More: Informational Session

During this 11-day journey, we will venture through Germany from Berlin all the way to Munich, stopping in small towns and villages, famous for its culture, traditions and literary history.  We will explore the itinerary, accommodations, tour inclusions and collect registration forms and deposits.

A Journey to the Holy Land

Join us on an inspiring journey as we travel to some of the most significant sites of the Holy Land

Prince Edward Island: The Land of Anne of Green Gables

Join us on an adventure to Prince Edward Island, just off the coast of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Canada - famous for the location of Anne of Green Gables!  We will visit Cavendish and the Green Gables Heritage Place, and the Anne of Green Gables museum.  We will see the gabled house and stroll the grounds which inspired Lucy Maud Montgomery.  We'll visit Montgomery's home, her burial site, and birthplace.  We will also be treated with an evening performance of Anne of Green Gables: The Musical!  Also included in the tour are lighthouse and winery visits, and time to explore Charlottetown's Downtown Farmer's Market.

New England Literary Tour

Follow in the footsteps of some of America's most famous literary figures like Fitzgerald, Edgar Allan Poe, Washington Irving, Mark Twain, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Louisa May Alcott and more! We'll visit New York City and tour a mansion estate that would have inspired Great Gatsby.  We'll have cocktails in the Champagne Bar at the Plaza Hotel, frequented by Fitzgerald.  Visit Edgar Allan Poe's Cottage.  Tour Washington Irving's Sunnyside Estate.  Walk through the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery and Old Dutch Church, and hear more about the famous Legend of Sleepy Hollow.  Explore the homes of Mark Twain, Harriet Beecher Stowe,  and Henry L Longfellow and Louisa May Alcott, and Ralph Waldo Emerson.   We also visit the Sleepy Hollow Cemetery where many famed authors were laid to rest, including Thoreau, Hawthorne, Emerson and Alcott.  We end our tour with a literary-themed walking tour of Boston.

German Fairytales and More…

During this 11-day journey, we will venture through Germany from top to bottom, from Berlin all the way to Munich, stopping in small towns and villages, famous for culture, traditions and literary history.  We'll enjoy a guided city tour of Berlin, an optional tour of Sanssoucci Palace and Gardens in Potsdam, and a visit to Bergen-Belsen – the concentration camp where Anne Frank spent her final days.  Then we make our way to the famous Fairy-tale Route, made famous by the Brothers Grimm.  We’ll stop in Bremen, Hamelin, Trendelberg, Sababurg and Kassel – all towns where the Grimm Brother’s either lived, studied, wrote and based their famous stories.  We’ll see Rapunzel’s Tower, Sleepy Beauty’s Castle, Lowenburg Castle and Grimm World Center and exhibition.  We continue on to the medieval city of Rothenberg, perhaps the most famous town of Germany’s Romantic Road.  Enjoy free time to explore this beautiful town, take in some wine tasting and join the Night Watchman’s Tour.  Then, we make our way to Neuschwanstein Castle – the famous castle that inspired Walt Disney's Cinderella’s Castle.  Before we arrive in Munich, we’ll stop in Oberammergau, where the Passion Play is held every 10 years (next up in 2020).  We end our tour in Munich, but we do have an optional extension available to stay for a guided tour of Munich and to enjoy the festivities of Oktoberfest!

Custom Travel Planning

Have you ever considered working with a travel expert? If you're considering a European adventure or a trip to see Mickey Mouse, Becky Tilson-Squires of Tilson Travel can customize a trip tailored to your needs. Allow Tilson Travel the opportunity to customize your upcoming vacation or travel plans today.