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!

Coffee Plantations In Costa Rica

Taking a Costa Rica coffee plantation tour is at the top of the list for most coffee loving tourists when visiting this small Central American country. Even those who don’t drink coffee find the guided coffee tour to be very informative and interesting. Along with bananas, oranges, and pineapple plantations, Coffee is one of the […]

Costa Rica Poás Volcano Facts

Although Poas volcano is not currently part of our Caravan Costa Rica tour, this post explores a few Poas Volcano facts plus information about sustainable tourism in Costa Rica. Surrounded by lush tropical rainforests, Poás Volcano in Costa Rica is not only one of this country’s most important protected areas but historically, it has also […]

New England Vacation Sights & Things to Do

Each year the crisp and colorful fall colors lure travelers from around the globe for a New England vacation. The six US states that make up New England include: Maine New Hampshire Vermont Massachusetts Connecticut Rhode Island Perfectly planned New England fall vacations feature a good balance of historic and local sightseeing, reveling in the […]

Biological Curiosities of Costa Rica Cloud Forests

What Are Cloud Forests? This information about a cloud forest Costa Rica location is provided by Caravan Tours. A cloud forest (aka “fog” forest) is similar to a rainforest except that they have high humidity and less rain. Cloud forests can be found in nearly four dozen countries around the globe that have either tropical […]

What’s So Great About Vermont Fall Vacations?

Vermont fall vacation is unlike anywhere else in the world thanks in no small way to the vibrant colors of the state’s fall foliage. The Green Mountain State of Vermont USA has been listed as one of the “50 Places of a Lifetime to Visit” by National Geographic Traveler’s mobile app. Full of natural heritage, […]

See Historic Mansions on Caravan New England Tour

Enjoy a fall foliage tour with Caravan Tours and visit many of the historic New England mansions. The glamorous lives of the members of the 400 Club in Newport, Rhode Island, have certainly been long admired. In the early 1900’s, New England socialites built summer cottages and vacation homes along Rhode Island’s beautiful 400-mile coastline. […]

History & New England Attractions in New Hampshire USA

You’ll see many wonderful east coast attractions while on your New Hampshire vacation, which is part of our New England package tour by Caravan Tours. Captain John Mason originally named the State of New Hampshire after the town of Hampshire in England. Over time, New Hampshire has developed several nicknames including the “Granite State,” “Mother […]

Top 4 Rhode Island Vacation Destinations

Caravan Tours’ Rhode Island vacation lets you explore the smallest of the six New England states. Learn the historical and architectural significance of the Rhode Island mansions, which were homes to many historical figures. Often referred to as “Little Rhody,” the State of Rhode Island is lined by over 400 miles of coastline, and is […]

Poás National Park Costa Rica

Is Poás National Park Open? Is Poas National Park open? The answer is yes. Excluding holidays, the hours are between 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. For years, visiting Poás Volcano has been a top highlight for many guests of Costa Rica tours by Caravan. Located in the second most-visited national park in Costa Rica, Poás […]

Mangrove Forest Costa Rica FAQs

Mangrove Forest Importance In this blog post, Caravan Tours offers a number of interesting facts about the importance of mangrove forests in Costa Rica, which will help make your fully guided tour all the more enjoyable. Our all-inclusive Cost Rica tour includes a guided Tarcoles River float trip through the Carara National Park mangrove forest […]