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Connecting Badgers to the world and to each other.

WAA Travel offers journeys of discovery — expanding global perspectives and fueling intellectual curiosity. And all the while alumni and friends share new memories, enjoy Badger spirit, and make lasting friendships. Please scroll down to view our 2021 tours.

WAA Travel — what a trip!

To learn about specific tours, you can check out descriptions for all our upcoming trips. But to really get a sense of what makes traveling with WAA special, it helps if tour experiences, stories, and adventures come from the mouths of Badger travelers themselves. So discover the Badger difference by watching this video.

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  • Pyramids of Giza

    Egypt and the Nile Valley

    February 25, 2021 - March 10, 2021 starting at $5,995

    Wander the fabled land of pharaohs and kings — where colossal pyramids, legendary tombs, and towering temples cascade across the terrain.

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  • Bird's eye view of Abu Dhabi

    Middle East Meandering

    February 27, 2021 - March 10, 2021 starting at $3,099

    Escape to sun, skyscrapers, and spice markets on this exciting 10-night journey of discovery to the Middle East.

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  • Amsterdam at twilight.

    Dutch Waterways

    April 5, 2021 - April 13, 2021 starting at $3,245

    From the thatched farmhouses and footpaths of fairy-tale Giethoorn to the medieval landmarks of Antwerp, fall in love with the Netherlands and Belgium as you relish their intimate waterways.

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  • Bird's eye view of traditional Mediterranean architecture on a coast.

    Mediterranean Fusion

    April 7, 2021 - April 18, 2021 starting at $2,849

    Encounter some of the most historic cities of the Mediterranean on this incredible 10-night journey. Your adventure begins in Istanbul, a city astride two continents. From there, sail to Bozcaada and sample local Turkish wine, or travel to the mainland to discover the ruins of the ancient city of Troy, a key city in Homer’s […]

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  • Architecture in Charleston.

    Springtime Coasts of the South

    April 14, 2021 - April 25, 2021 starting at $3,199

    Experience enchanting destinations as you travel up the Atlantic coast of the United States aboard Victory Cruise Lines’ M/V Victory I.

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  • Sunset falls on a traditional Japanese structure.

    Prismatic Japan

    April 20, 2021 - May 1, 2021 starting at $4,599

    Discover the many delights of spring’s arrival in Japan during this 10-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ elegant Nautica.

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  • Streets of Barcelona

    Across Spain and Portugal

    April 30, 2021 - May 16, 2021 starting at $5,674

    Fortified cities and fishing villages, rugged Atlantic coastline and commanding Pyrenees peaks, iconic shrines to religion and fine art, and intimate lodgings in historic paradores and pousadas.

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  • Small town architecture in Northern Italy

    Flavors of Northern Italy

    May 1, 2021 - May 9, 2021 starting at $3,995

    Join our small group for a nine-day journey to the culinary and cultural heart of Northern Italy.

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  • Rocks in water, near Cabo San Lucas.

    Tapestry of Cultures

    May 10, 2021 - May 28, 2021 starting at $4,049

    Encounter enchanting destinations in the Caribbean and Central America on this incredible 18-night odyssey aboard Oceania Cruises’ Regatta.

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  • A hill full of houses in Italy

    Apulia — Undiscovered Italy

    May 12, 2021 - May 20, 2021 starting at $3,345

    Experience an easygoing, languid lifestyle in Italy’s Apulia region, where Mediterranean meals are savored slowly amidst olive groves, ancient seaports and timeless villages.

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