Dubai is home to one of the world’s most distinctive and rapidly growing skylines. With the help of massive cash investments from the government and foreign investors, hundreds of imaginative skyscrapers have sprung up. After exploring the highlights of Dubai, travel to the neighboring emirate of Abu Dhabi — the capital of the UAE and also home to extravagant architecture such as the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Departs Nov. 3, 2018 & Dec. 1, 2018.
On this five-day journey to one of the country’s oldest national parks and a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site, let Yosemite’s natural beauty inspire you to tell your version of the Yosemite story with your camera as your notebook. Departs June 15, July 11, and Sept. 9, 2018.
Experience the many faces of South Africa on this exciting expedition, which features Cape Town, Johannesburg and a safari stay at the Aquila Private Game Reserve. Learn about South Africa through its birth, its complicated history of apartheid and its move into the future. End your journey with a newfound appreciation for all that South Africa offers. Departs Sept. 24, 2018.
Welcome to The Times’ hometown! Experience Los Angeles through the eyes of our journalists, who will share their intimate knowledge of our history, culture, food and entertainment. Your trip features journalists such as Christopher Hawthorne, Deborah Vankin, Mary Forgione, Christopher Reynolds, Amy Scattergood, Carolina Miranda, Kenneth Turan, Noelle Carter and Justin Chang. Ours is a perspective of the city you can’t get anywhere else!
Versace, Valentino, Prada and Dolce & Gabbana. These names conjure images of luxury, precision, beauty and, above all, Italian quality. Join L.A. Times Fashion Editor Marques Harper on an exciting expedition, exploring what it is that puts Italian fashion in a class of its own. Departs Nov. 5, 2018.
On this seven-day expedition, uncover the history, drama and tragedy of art theft during World War II Vienna while visiting the city's top museums, tracing the footsteps of Vienna's Jews before and after the war, and meeting with top experts in the field of art to learn about the complicated issues surrounding art, law and restitution. Departs April 17 and Nov. 6, 2018.
Join the L.A. Times' assistant managing editor of politics, Christina Bellantoni, next fall for a reporter's-eye view of Washington, and learn just how accurate the dramatic portrayals of politics might be on any given day. Departs September 23, 2018.
Embark on a unique Cuban expedition with the L.A. Times. On this specially designed eight-day program, explore Cuba through firsthand interactions with local artists, journalists, historians and filmmakers. Departs Nov. 11 and Dec. 10, 2018.