Thoughtful Thursday: What I Would Tell My 20-Something Self

letter_machupicchutrainWhat would you tell your younger self if you had a chance?  Would you say, “Don’t wait to travel! The time is now!”  Would you remind yourself that the doubts and insecurities you may face about taking a grand adventure?

This week’s Thoughtful Thursday is a letter that Christine Hassler writes to her younger, 20-something self.  Check out how she reminds herself of how far she has come and where she has to go!

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Travel to Ecuador & Galapagos with Celine Cousteau!

© Carrie Vonderhaar

© Carrie Vonderhaar

Every year, Contiki exudes passion for our precious oceans by supporting Earth Month. With the help from our ocean partners and our good friend Céline Cousteau, we’re working hard to make every action count & care for our oceans.

Now is your chance to get involved (and have a whole lot of fun along the way), as we head to the waters of the Galapagos Islands and the mountains of Ecuador.

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Travel Tip Tuesday: Making Spring Resolutions For Summer Travel

tulipsNew Years isn’t the only time we make resolutions.  With spring less than 30 days away (mark those calendars for March 20th!) you can bet your bottom dollar that we’re all trying to figure out ways to take advantage of the longer days – and how we can fill our time with special projects before the hot days of summer come creeping in.

Here are 5 spring Resolutions you can make for summer travel that you can start working on today!

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Through the Lens: Contiki’s Asian Adventure

Seth_AsianAdventure_FriendsinthailandSeth Maxwell, President & CEO of The Thirst Project, recently traveled with his friends (including Twilight star Michael Welch) on Contiki’s 14-day Asian Adventure tour through Cambodia, Laos, and Thailand.  We wanted to share his amazing Instagram photos, showcasing everything from his attempt to eat crickets to waterfalls and beautiful temples.

Check out his gallery below!

 

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