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New Year, New Zealand?

  If you follow my blog, you know my wife and I had an unforgettable time in what for us was an almost magical time in New Zealand over the 2014-15 winter break (summer in New Zealand). We are now gauging interest in a possible World to the Wise cultural tour to the Land of […]

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Tell Me of Tuscany

My wife and I have had the pleasure of conducting a number of cultural tours to Europe, the most recent of which was this past June. We visit three of the world’s greatest cities: Rome, Paris, and London. We see some of the finest art the world has ever known. We tread where kings and emperors […]

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World to the Wise tour 2015 – Recap

It’s hard to put into words what the World to the Wise cultural tour does to a person. Part of that is that it does different things to different people. Some are overwhelmed with a sense of the gravitas of history — how we are dwarfed, in a sense, by those who have gone before […]

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The Magic of Unscripted Moments

A lot of planning goes into every World to the Wise cultural tour. An awful lot. But sometimes the best memories are made from unscripted moments. Like when you happen onto a pair of super talented street performers in the Trastevere area of Rome. (There are virtuosos on the streets of almost every major European city.) […]

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Register now for the 2015 Cultural Tour!

It’s not too early to be planning to join us for the 2015 World to the Wise Cultural Tour! We have a treasure trove of memories waiting for you to create — from ancient Rome to the sensory delights of Tuscany, from the amazing mazes of Venice to the timeless thrills of Paris, from the gardens […]

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Announcing the 2015 Cultural Tour!

Announcing the 2015 World to the Wise Cultural Tour! Ask any of the wonderful people who have joined us in the past, and they will tell you this educational tour left an indelible mark on them. The mission of World to the Wise is to educate and inspire Americans with the cultural riches of the […]

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2014 World to the Wise Cultural Tour

Announcing the 2014 World to the Wise Cultural Tour! Ask any of the wonderful people who have joined us in the past, and they will tell you this educational tour left an indelible mark on them. The mission of World to the Wise is to educate and inspire Americans with the cultural riches of the […]

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Fall Break in Italy!

The World to the Wise Cultural Tour will not be happening this June, but this will give us — and you! — time to plan toward joining us for a more abbreviated visit to ITALY in October 2013! October is a wonderful time of the year to be in Italy. We were there with some […]

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We’re pleased to announce the 2013 World to the Wise Cultural Tours!

Purpose: to broaden our perspective and deepen our understanding of the world we live in by discovering the peoples, cultures and histories of other lands. Dates: Italy June 5-14 (depart US on Tuesday, June 4) Paris June 15-19 (*depart US on Friday, June 14) London June 20-25 (*depart US on Wednesday, June 19) * It […]

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We Have Lift Off!

In a mere three days from this writing, a dozen curious souls will take off for the adventure of a lifetime, discovering new sights, people, tastes, cultures, stories — and themselves! This year’s World to the Wise Cultural Tour will take us to Rome, in and around Florence, Venice, Paris, and London. A couple of […]

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