As you know, we love to travel!
We’ve always believed that through travel, friendships & connections are formed.
For now, though, we will have to cultivate our friendships in different ways.
We are excited to present our More Than Tours page as a new way to connect with you.
More Than Tours is here to offer you access to new video links, webinar links, highlights of virtual tours, announcements, articles, and so much more. We look forward to connecting with all of you here.
The Friendship Family is much More Than Tours.
Join us for our latest edition of "State of the Seas" featuring an EXCLUSIVE cruise offer for you!
We're so excited at the Ship Shop to say "SOMEDAY IS HERE!" Join us for our latest edition of "State of the Seas" featuring Celebrity Cruises! How does a Free Beverage Package, Free WiFi, Free Gratuities PLUS a $400 air credit sound?? Join us to find out more! Wednesday, September 22nd, 5:00pm
In Case You Missed It! American Queen Recorded Presentation on two fabulous River Cruises!
Don't worry! If you missed our wonderful American Queen presentation, you can view the recording of our in depth review of the Lower Mississippi and the Columbia & Snake Rivers. Grab some popcorn, get in a comfy chair and check it out!
Cruising is Back! Check out Brett & Heidi's Viking Bermuda experience on our latest edition of "State of the Seas"
We're so excited at the Ship Shop to say "CRUISING IS BACK!" Brett & Heidi have returned from their cruise aboard the Viking Orion and they are exited to tell you all about it! Check out the video!
Safe Journey by Friendship Tours: Our Commitment to a Safe Journey
Safe Journey: Our Commitment to a Safe Journey has been carefully designed in accordance with the most up-to-date safety recommendations. The result is a unique program created to exceed your travel expectations. See what we are doing to keep you safe. Your Journey Begins Again!
The Return of Cruising - IN CASE YOU MISSED IT! "The State of the Seas" Zoom Event
At The Ship Shop, the moment we have been waiting for may just be around the corner! In cased you missed it, we recorded our meeting so you can enjoy it at your leisure. Cruises are set to begin sailing from U.S. ports in June! Don't miss out on the latest news.
Sneak Peek of Upcoming Zoom Presentations
We have a lot of exciting, fun, and informative Zoom presentations scheduled. Join Us!
Wish You Were Here...The Amish Country, Lancaster, PA Click Thru to View Series
Wish You Were Here! We've put together this "Armchair Travelers" series so you can enjoy these favorite destinations from the comfort of your home. Click Thru to View is a fun and easy way to feel like you escaped on an armchair vacation! Simply click on any of the blue links for more detailed information or click on the videos. Enjoy the sixth in the series: The Amish Country, Lancaster, PA.
Virtual Happy Hour with Viking Cruises - March 23 at 5:00 PM
EXPLORING THE WORLD IN COMFORT. Viking Cruises explores far more than Europe's greatest rivers. Join us to learn about the best OCEAN Cruise Line, offering cruises throughout the Caribbean, South America, and Alaska. New for 2022 you can cruise with Viking up the meandering Mississippi River or scenic St. Lawrence River. Feeling adventurous? Learn about the brand new itineraries and ships on Viking Expeditions.
The NEW 2021 Digital Trip Catalog is Here!
The Friendship Tours & The Ship Shop 2021 Digital Trip Catalog is here! Flip through our new catalog for a complete list of our Motorcoach Trips, Luncheon Shows, Ship Shop Cruises and Fly Tours! Your Journey Begins Again...
Virtual Happy Hour with American Queen! Wednesday, Feb 24, 5:00pm
THE RIVERS ARE CALLING! They are calling you to join our Happy Hour with American Queen Steamboat Company on February 24! There's so much going on at AQSC... New ship, new included features, new itineraries, new dining menus and more... come get the scoop at our Happy Hour! This is one hour you won't want to miss!
Our Royal Caribbean Happy Hour was a lot of fun! View the recording in case you missed it!
If you missed our fun Happy Hour with Royal Caribbean, you can now view the recording! Royal Caribbean is one of the most innovative cruise lines and looking back on our photos makes us all want to get back on board - hopefully soon!
Virtual Happy Hour with Holland America! Thursday, Feb 11, 5:00pm
We have been having a lot of fun at our Happy Hours and if you haven't joined us yet, it's okay - there's more! Our next Happy Hour on February 11th is featuring one of our favorite partners...Holland America! We will be traveling to Alaska, California & Canada during this Happy Hour so it's bound to be a good time... grab your favorite beverage and join us!
Travel Virtually to Hawaii with Brett! Wednesday, January 13th, 5:00pm
Join Brett on a journey to the "Islands of Aloha"! Starting the adventure on Oahu and sailing off to Maui, Kauai and Hawaii - you will be transported from the winter of Connecticut to the sunny islands of Hawaii - hope you will join us!
Together We CAN - Holiday Plant Giveaway & Food Drive was a Huge Success!
Thank you to all of you who participated in our 2 day event, Dec 9 & 10. So many of you donated bags of non-perishable food and were gifted a beautiful poinsettia holiday plant in exchange. Together We Can help families in need and share the joy of the holiday.
Virtual Happy Hour with Celebrity Cruises, Drinks Included! Thursday, December 10th, 5:00pm
We are very excited about our Celebrity Cruises Happy Hour with our friend Hollie from Celebrity Cruises. Find out the news that's hot off the press with this "New Luxury" Line and what's Always Included on your next cruise!
Happy Hour with Heidi - Perfect Presents for Travelers, Tuesday, November 24th, 5:00pm
Let us help you with your holiday shopping - we've made up a list of perfect presents for travelers (or for you own 'wish list')
How to Zoom
Have you been invited to a Zoom Meeting or Webinar and have no idea where to start? Here are simple instructions to help you into your first Zoom event.
Explore the World in Comfort - From Your Couch with Viking.TV
Viking Cruises has set a new course with the launch of Viking.TV - a new travel experience channel. This digital library will showcase experiential programming that guests can enjoy from the comfort of their own homes. Viking Cruises suggested, "that if they can not, for the time being, bring our guests to the world, let us bring the world to our guests."
We do believe that Your Journey Will Begin Again with Friendship Tours when the time is right