Travel Destinations

Embark On Your Next Adventure

Wanderlust is to feel a pulling in your bones, beckoning you to embark on new life experiences. Travel changes you for the better. It’s your greatest teacher, your best friend, and inspires you to grow. Often you may not return the same as when you left, because travel will reveal your authentic-self.

It is no easy feat trying to narrow down where you should go on your next vacation. The world is overflowing with thousands of beaches, a millennia of history, and enough food variety to last you a lifetime.

That’s why we have put together these information pages to help you narrow your options. Each one will talk about a region in broad detail and answer some of the most common questions we hear from you.

Please note: All of our travel professionals at Willamette International Travel are experts in all things cruises. If your idea of a relaxing or exciting vacation is to embark on a cruise, then we are your people. River or Ocean, we know it all. Give us a call to discuss options!


Africa has developed a reputation for unforgettable beaches, safaris, and expansive wildlife. But you’ll also find geographical wonders, sky-high mountains, and historical roots. Even the most experienced traveler will encounter new adventures to check off their bucket lists.

(Photo: Namibia, South West Africa)

The Americas

The Americas are a trio of diverse regions that show you don’t have to go far to experience something remarkable. North, Central, and South America have something for everyone. Learn more about the similarities and differences between us and our closest neighbors.

(Photo: Paraty, Brazil)


Asia is a remarkably unique travel destination. You can expect to return with countless memorable stories you’ll immediately want to tell. Feel like a child learning about the world again with a vast variety of cultures and languages. With so many countries and such beautiful landscapes, visiting Asia is always a good choice.

(Photo: Kyoto, Japan)

Empty white washed and blue trim street of Mykonos, Greece


Europe is one of the most popular travel destinations and it’s easy to see why. There are such wide varieties of cultures, history, and architecture. Plus, it’s easy to travel between the countries. Best of all, there’s something for everyone to fall in love with.

(Photo: Mykonos, Greece)

Middle East

Traveling to the Middle East is becoming increasingly more popular. Let your imagination run wild and open your eyes to things you’ve never before seen. Then arouse even your most dormant taste-buds with exotic herbs and spices.

(Photo: Petra, Jordan)

South Pacific

The South Pacific is one of the most romantic, tropically scenic places you can travel to. Relax on a bungalow floating over crystal water or make friends with the locals. The Waitomo glow worm cave in New Zealand is like exploring a new world. Swim with whale sharks off the Ningaloo Reef or pose for photos in front of Melbourne’s colorful street art.

(Photo: Fiji)