It’s Snowtime! Members Capture the Beauty of Winter. [Slideshow]

Much of the United States is about to receive its first snow of the season, if it hasn’t already. We love the views of beaches, mountains and foliage, but we don’t give enough attention to the purity of fresh-fallen snow and the dazzling displays they create. As we embrace for winter and the first sign […]

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 Bucket List Wish: “I’m Going to Disney World!”

When we read your Global Discovery Vacations Bucket List wishes earlier this year, we were amazed at some of the thoughtful responses, such as those from member Diane W. When she told us her reasons for wanting a vacation for her 14-year-old nephew, Aamir, we had to do something extra special. So we visited Aamir’s private […]

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 Impulse Pic Earns Jennifer $500 Grand Prize in Shoot for the Stars!

A headless man puts his head down in the sand. A young girl continues to play, unfazed. Meanwhile, a single seagull stares from the background as if thinking, “Those humans a crazy bunch.” The planets seemed to align for member Jennifer S. while visiting Virginia Beach. She and her husband go to Virginia Beach every other year, […]

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 Bucket List Wish: We Put Sand Beneath Member Queshaun’s Feet

We started 2015 with a simple contest: Tell us what’s on your travel bucket list and we’ll give a couple lucky Global Discovery Vacations members an Expressway Week. The response was overwhelming and we discovered people didn’t just want to go somewhere, they craved experiences with their loved ones. So we decided to do something about […]

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 New GDV Driven By Member Experience

When Tom Lyons, Global Connections Inc. President and CEO, started the Global Discovery Vacations program in 1996, he wanted to show members that vacations were more of a necessity than a luxury. Americans are known for working too hard and for not making the most of their vacation days, so our priority has always been […]

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