Caravan Tours Blog – USA, Canada, Central America

Welcome to our Caravan Tours blog. You’ll find helpful and insightful articles with a wealth of information on what to see and things to do when vacationing with Caravan Tours. Discover interesting facts about our USA tours including the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, and Zion Park tour, our Mt Rushmore and Yellowstone Park tour, and our New England Fall Foliage tour. There are also great articles about Canada’s Nova Scotia and the Canadian Rockies, plus Panama, Costa Rica, and Guatemala in Central America!

What is the Best Time to See Fall Foliage in New England?

Cozy blankets, warm spiced beverages, moody rains, and bright fall colors. Crisp mornings, warm afternoons. Brisk strolls to admire the beautiful fall foliage. It’s fall at a glance. It’s the precursor to the festive holiday season, spurring the warm and cozy ambiance that winter is sure to bring. When you’re not curled up under a […]

What to Expect on Your Banff Gondola Ride

Cradled in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, Banff National Park is a must-see on your adventure to the area. It’s home to awe-inspiring beauty, from its craggy peaks that stretch toward the sun to the wildlife meandering through its dense forests and valleys. While there’s much to do, from hiking to skiing, the Banff […]

8 of the Best Things to Do in Martha’s Vineyard

Martha’s Vineyard, an island located south of Cape Cod in Massachusetts, is an entertaining stop to add to your New England travel itinerary. The island, while tiny, boasts a rich history dating back to the 17th century. It was originally inhabited by the Wampanoag tribe but was later settled by English colonists, eventually becoming a […]

The History Behind Mistico Hanging Bridges Park

The Mistico Hanging Bridges Park, nestled in the Arenal Volcano foothills, is a testament to the vision and dedication of its founders, who recognized the value of the land and its natural beauty. Their dream of sharing this pristine landscape led to the development of the park we know today. The park stands as a […]

8 of the Best Coffee Shops in Mexico City

Mexico City is a hub of activity, constantly abuzz with tourists meandering through its streets and locals going about their day. Throughout the city, you’ll find all sorts of coffee shops to satisfy your coffee itch throughout the day, whether you need a morning wake-up call or an afternoon pick-me-up.  Each of the coffee shops […]

5 Ideal Weekend New England Getaways for Couples

Weekend Getaways in New England for Couples Life can get hectic, and time for you and your partner can slip through the cracks. Between the business of work, family, friends, and other commitments, finding space in your schedule to spend quality time with your partner can be a challenge (which, sometimes, is putting it lightly).  […]

6 Destinations for New England Weekend Getaways

Weekend Getaways in New England New England, known for its rich history and stunning landscapes, is an excellent place to spend a weekend getaway. We enjoy leaving the hustle and bustle of our home city to enjoy the slower pace of life, strolling down tree-lined streets, sampling wines at local vineyards, and sitting on the […]

6 Mexico Destinations for Your Next Vacation 

Want to visit Mexico but don’t know where to go? We get it. There’s no shortage of options. Each city has something unique, from ancient ruins whispering of long-gone civilizations to sprawling white sand beaches with crystal clear water. The best destination for your vacation depends on what you want to do and see.  If […]

Family Travels: 8 Things to Do in Mexico City With Kids

Mexico City is a vibrant and exciting destination for people from all walks of life. But as with any destination, planning an itinerary for traveling with kids takes extra effort. Fortunately, Mexico City has much to offer families with children of all ages! From discovering the fascinating history of ancient civilizations to exploring Mexico’s rich […]

9 Fun-Filled Things to Do in San Jose, Costa Rica With Kids

Planning a family vacation can be tricky, especially if you have young kids. There’s much to consider, from where you’ll eat to where you’ll stay. As you plan your vacation, you’ll want to fill your itinerary with kid-friendly activities that both you and your children can enjoy. Luckily, Costa Rica has much to offer families […]