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Coming March 28 – April 8, 2020


Spain Featuring Madrid, Seville, Cordoba, Jerez, Granada, the Alhambra Málaga, and a side trip to Barcelona.

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Spain Featuring Madrid, Seville, Cordoba, Jerez, Granada, the Alhambra Málaga, and a side trip to Barcelona.

March 28 – April 8, 2020
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When the azaleas bloom in Houston, it is a sight that many people come from miles away to see. You will have a front-row seat to admire the azaleas in some of the most beautiful River Oaks neighborhoods as well as get to tour four private homes and gardens that are never available to the public at any other time.



Wine Tours

Relax and join our Wine tours around Huntsville, Texas

Ready to party? Once a month on those special Friday afternoons join 10-12 friends in the spacious “Joye-mobile” Party van for an exclusive tour of a different winery every other week. Some grow their own grapes in vineyards, others buy grapes and process and package their wine on-site.


Follow in their footsteps!


11 tours

Single Day Tours

3 tours

International Tours

1 tour

Wine Tours

Visit Texas' Best-Loved Destinations


Party van to share history

Do you want to travel, see new places, visit sites you’ve heard of, but want company?

As a retired History Professor Emeritus, I specialize in a friendly, safe, sociable atmosphere for small groups. You’ll meet new friends, eat at the best local eateries, and learn from local docents. We’ll travel in the “Joye-mobile” Party van with drinks and snacks!  (Yes, you can try the Dance pole!)

You said SOMEDAY you would visit when you had more time. NOW is your chance!

Tours designed with YOUR Comfort in mind.

  • Intimate groups of 8 to 12
  • Lectures by local historians
  • Visit unusual museums
  • Enjoy the best local cuisine
  • Travel in the Joye Mobile
  • Snacks and water provided

Charter Service

Party van for tours
Joye, the inspiration for the van.

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If you have other places you would like to go, we can plan a tour for you!

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Tour Blogs

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On Sharing

Sharing trips is fun when you remember.
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On Friendship

Friends can come from anywhere but we should always appreciate them.
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Beyond “#Me Too”

“You seriously couldn’t get a credit card in your own name? or buy a car?”...
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The Joy of Laughter

It is always a joy to be with people who laugh.
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Taxi Service or Historical Tour?

Is there a reason to teach history while on a tour? Or should it just...
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Ratchet-strap Challenges

Facing modern problems with ancient technology is sometimes best. When a door won't stay closed,...
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High Hopes

Planning to take videos must be the primary focus of a tour. When other things...
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The Benefits of Knowledge

Visiting outlying facilities can be fascinating. We saw the Gibbs Ranch, the 1830s Biological Research...
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