Fall 2018 Travel Events
Join Global Family Travels at one of our many travel seminars this fall at the Savvy Traveler in Edmonds, WA this fall to learn more about this amazing destinations!
Tanzania Family Safari,
Saturday September 8 at 10 AM (RSVP Here)
Join Global Family Travels Africa Specialist, Kelly McCoy as we explore going to Tanzania on Safari! Kelly will share her expertise and vibrant images of the Tanzania, along with practical advise on what you need to know to prepare for a trip to this remarkable country.
Located inside the African Great Lakes region and the largest country in East Africa, Tanzania is home to Africa's highest point Mount Kilimanjaro and to some of the most impressive game reserves and national parks in the world. On our Tanzania family safari, you will discover the extraordinary wildlife thriving within the Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater, examine fossils while learning about Homo habillus remains at Olduvai Gorge, and connect with the Masai people and experience what life is like in their village within Tanzania.
Come learn more about the opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture of Tanzania and support efforts by our NGO partner, the Karatu Education Fund, towards improving life and education for children in Tanzania.
Journey to Ladakh, India
Saturday September 29 at 1 pm (RSVP Here)
Join Global Family Travels' Founder and CEO, Jennifer Spatz as she shares her expertise and vibrant images of the region along with practical advice on what you need to know to prepare for a trip to Ladakh! Often called "Little Tibet," Ladakh is one of the last places in the world where the Buddhist way of life is unrepressed and many Tibetan refugees have settled here. The region was once an independent Buddhist kingdom at the crossroads of the Silk Road between China and the Middle East. Ladakh is now part of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir in one of the northernmost regions in India, and although it is a remote part of India, it is a destination that Global Family Travels will always travel to.
Jennifer will also review Global Family Travels Ladakh: Learn, Serve & Immerse itinerary, which includes the opportunity to contribute meaningfully in the village of Stok by living, working and learning with a host Ladakhi family, and to participate in a community service project with students from the Siddhartha School Project. During the home-stay part of our tour, your family will be immersed in the Ladakhi communal culture and gain a deep understanding of the Buddhist culture and traditions of this stunning region.
Discover South Africa & Zimbabwe on Safaris
(& Painted Dog Conservation Adventure!)
Saturday, September 29 at 1 pm (RSVP Here)
Journey to the heart of Southern Africa with Global Family Travels Africa Specialist, Kelly McCoy as she shares her experiences, expertise, and vibrant images from her recent trips to South Africa and Zimbabwe. Learn about the amazing history of these two countries, culture and tribal customs of Southern Africa's people, and what its like to visit the cities and towns like Cape Town, Johannesburg, Victoria Falls Town, and rural communities around the national parks. Discover some of the world's natural wonders while encountering the thriving wildlife while on safari in Kruger and Hwange national parks.
Kelly will also share practical advice on what you need to know to plan the safari of a lifetime in Southern Africa! And this will be an opportunity to learn more about Global Family Travels itineraries South Africa Cities & Safari & Zimbabwe Conservation Safari, which include opportunities to be immersed in communities and to contribute meaningfully by participating in community service projects in the cities of Cape Town, Johannesburg and villages around Kruger and Hwange National Parks.