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.
Jun 02, 2020Overnight Tours , Armchair Travelers
Wish You Were Here...Cape Cod & The Islands - Click Thru to View series
Wish You Were Here! Since we can't be there in person, 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 our first in the series: Cape Cod and The Islands.
Jun 01, 2020Day Trips , Virtual Tours
Unveiling of the New Online Tour of Lady Liberty, presented by the National Park Service
This is your chance to "see" Lady Liberty as never before! Since the Statue of Liberty is currently closed due to the coronavirus, we are excited to share these new virtual tours of the Statue of Liberty presented by the National Park Service. CBS Sunday Morning featured the new virtual tour this past weekend showing every nook-and-cranny of the statue's interior, including areas traditionally off-limits to visitors.
May 28, 2020Video
Staying Connected through Flower Delivery
The Friendship Family staff and tour directors headed out for another round of flower deliveries on a bright, sunny May day leading into Memorial Day weekend. This time, our trunks were filled with geraniums, begonias, and dahlias generously donated by Michael's Greenhouses. These flower deliveries have been an impactful way for our staff to feel connected with our cherished Friendship Family.
May 27, 2020Ship Shop Cruises , Video
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."
May 15, 2020Luncheon Shows , Video
A Moment of Music with Dancing Dream, ABBA Tribute Band
We had planned to see many of you at the Aqua Turf on May 14, 2020 for a luncheon show featuring 'Dancing Dream' - Tribute to ABBA. Those plans have changed, but not your access to enjoy a moment of music with the musicians from the New York based tribute band. Enjoy this recording of 'Thank You for the Music' recorded especially for the Friendship Family.
May 14, 2020Video
Announcing Friendship Tours' YouTube Channel!
Have you started subscribing to YouTube channels recently? It's really easy and a great way to access lots of videos. Friendship Tours/The Ship Shop is excited to announce our YouTube channel. Check it out & subscribe!
Apr 24, 2020Video
Flower Delivery - Round Two- Earth Day
Friendship Tours and Michael's Greenhouses teamed up a second time to deliver spring flowers to many of you to celebrate Earth Day. The Friendship Tours staff & tour directors drove around the state to make these special deliveries and to share some joy.
Apr 23, 2020Luncheon Shows , Video
A Moment of Music with Jimmy Mazz
Enjoy a Moment of Music performed especially for the Friendship Family by local musician, Jimmy Mazz. Jimmy recorded this video in his home studio for all of you to watch from your homes.
Apr 13, 2020Video
Friendship Tours Delivering Spring Flowers to Homes
Friendship Tours teamed up with Michael's Greenhouses in Cheshire to deliver spring flowers to many of you while you are safely staying at home. Our staff used our itinerary planning skills and fanned out across the state to deliver the flowers to our travelers' doorsteps.
We do believe that Your Journey Will Begin Again with Friendship Tours when the time is right