Insight Vacations Now Offering New Special Interest Itineraries

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Delray Beach, FL, Feb. 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This year Insight Vacations has begun operating a variety of special-interest tours based around particular themes or lifestyle interests like art, history, gardens, photography or wine. Found only on Insight's website, these tours include the same knowledgeable Insight Tour Directors, superb hotels and meticulous planning, and many are accompanied by specialist experts in their field. So, if you've dreamt of sampling Chianti in the cypress-studded hills of Tuscany or are eager to learn new techniques for capturing iconic European landmarks with a professional photographer, this is the place to start. There are only one or two departures each year and space is limited. Book early to avoid disappointment!

Paris to Barcelona - Splendors of France & Spain (19 Days)

Starts May 4, 2013 or September 28, 2013

From the tree lined boulevards of Paris to the dusty plains of La Mancha, get ready for a diversity of landscapes and flavors. The proud influences of Gallic, Hispanic and Moorish peoples are expressed in the language, customs, food, wine and architecture of these two great countries. Visiting: Paris, the Loire Valley, Bordeaux, Lourdes, Madrid, Toledo, Seville, Ronda, Granada & the Alhambra, Caves of Nerja, Valencia, Barcelona and Montserrat. Priced from $5,071 per person, land only. Based on double occupancy.

Travel Forum Tour to Poland & Bohemia 2014 (20 Days)

Starts September 7, 2014

Each year, Insight's CEO and President, John Boulding, joins guests on a tour planned by the Travel Forum Members themselves! In 2014, it's a 20-day tour of the historic and gorgeous Czech Republic and Poland. Visiting: Prague, Cesky Krumlov, Bratislava, Hradec Kralove, Wroclaw, Torun, Gdansk, Warsaw, Lublin, Zamosc, Zakopane, Krakow, Auschwitz, and Wadowice. Priced from $5,879 per person, land only. Based on double occupancy.

Wine Tour - Country Roads & Vineyards of Italy (16 Days)

Starts May 11, 2013 or September 21, 2013

Combine your love of travel with your passion for wine! Italy's cultural cities of Rome, Florence, and Venice are perfectly complemented by rustic villas in these beautiful wine-growing areas. With someone to introduce you to the rustic local wineries of Italy--and someone to drive--this is a tour you will talk about for the rest of your life! Visiting: Rome, Orvieto, Montefalco, Borgo San Luigi, Florence, Chianti, Acqui Terme, Cinque Terre, Parma, Modena, Verona and Venice. Priced from $5,148 per person, land only. Based on double occupancy.

Picture Perfect Italy (19 Days)

Starts September 9, 2013 or September 16, 2013

Join a professional photographer for a leisurely journey through one of the most photographed countries of the world, capturing the rich diversity of Italy's dramatic and scenic landscapes. Gain expert advice, guidance and tips in order to achieve the best images possible with your own camera at the wonderful "picture perfect" locations visited on this tour. Visiting: Venice, the Dolomites, the Italian Lakes, Santa Margherita & Portofino, Tuscany, San Gimignano, Cinque Terre, Orvieto, Positano, Capri and Rome. Priced from $6,085 per person, land only. Based on double occupancy.

Insight guests enjoy more intimate groups, limited to just 40 passengers, the services of an experienced tour director and the assurance of staying in top selected hotels which are centrally or scenically located. Travel in style on Insight's luxury reconfigured coaches with more legroom so the journey is as enjoyable as the destination.

Take advantage of the included sightseeing worth hundreds of dollars, ensuring your holiday budget goes further. With so many included meals, quality hotels and sightseeing experiences, you'll be astounded at the value of an Insight Vacation.

Insight Vacations has accumulated an international following by providing outstanding service and quality tour packages to the savvy traveler who seeks better accommodations, choices in dining, and smaller group sizes all while staying in the most desirable locations. For over 30 years, Insight Vacations has been the leader in premium escorted tours and cruises to Europe, the Eastern Mediterranean, Mexico, Canada and the United States.

For more information, please visit our website at For reservations, contact your favorite travel agent or call Insight Vacations at (888) 680-1241.

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