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The Happy Traveler US
with Dr. Rosemary Swade


           Boutique Group Travel for Amazing Journeys of Discovery

The Happy Traveler US with Dr. Rosemary Swade invites you to join us in…

Beautiful France!

This tour will take us from the gastronomic capitol of the world Lyon to the Beaches of Normandy! We will explore vibrant cities and charming villages as we travel by private coach and high speed trains. During our tour we will stay in first class hotels, have private guided tours, eat  delicious  authentic French cuisine, see the most important historical sites as well as "off the beaten path" treasures that only insiders know. 

  Join the Happy Traveler US with Dr. Rosemary Swade for a trip rich in beauty, history, amazing food and culture.

This French adventure will take place:

in June 2018 exact dates TBA

This trip is created for first time travelers and veteran travelers alike!

See the sights not to be missed for first time visitors to France and for those that have been to France included  are “off the beaten path” places for a rich French experience.

What makes The Happy Traveler US special...the TRAVELERS!

All Happy Travelers are delightful to be in the company of, have traveled with The Happy Traveler US in the past or have been recommended to The Happy Traveler by those that have. 

Why travel with Dr. Rosemary Swade?

Rosemary has led intimate and medium size groups of Happy Travelers on trips ranging from 2 weeks to 4 months all over Western Europe and Turkey since 1997. She has lived and worked in Italy and loves it! With joy and enthusiasm she will show you her favorite places!

Trip Highlights will Include:

  • Lyon
  • Annecy (on of the world's most charming villages)
  •  Paris
  •  Giverny
  • Versailles
  •  Rouen
  • The Beaches of Normand

All accommodation at first class hotels.

There will be free time in each location.

Program Includes: 

All accommodations 

Private tours and tour guides

Entrances to museums and cultural sites , events such as a boat rides on the Seine

Most meals including celebratory welcome and farewell dinners 

Mandatory gratuities for tour directors and bus drivers

Private air conditioned bus, boats and high speed trains for all touring and excursions 

Airport transfers from the Airport  upon arrival and from France upon departure (exact locations TBA). 

Happy Travel companions and a wonderful time! 


Prices are based on double and triple room occupancy with a minimum of 15 Happy Traveler US participants.

Per person land only all-inclusive


A deposit  of $1,000 is now being accepted

PayPal or Personal Check accepted

Please note:

 The price goes down with more Happy Travelers!

Price  will be based per person double occupancy bathroom en-suite.  A single supplement will be available for a fee for those who prefer a private room

Save your place for this wonderful adventure by contacting Rosemary Swade at to let her know of your intention to join this wonderful program. You will be given information on how to register and where to send your deposit.

Deposit amount is $1,000.00. The deposit reserves your place on our wonderful trip!

At this time kindly pay in full or make payments on or before the following dates:

Payment Schedule coming soon!

Now due $1000.00

*For those traveling on their own or who wish to have a private single room… in Europe hotels charge a fee called a “Single Supplement”. This additional fee will be due on or before April 5, 2016 in the amount of $ TBA If you are traveling on your own and would like to be paired with another Happy Traveler please let us know and we will be happy to try to accommodate you. We cannot promise a roommate but we will do our best!

Price is based on a minimum of 15 paying participants as well as on the following exchange rate:

$1.00 = EUR 0.94. Prices and or services are subject to changes in the unlikely event of fluctuation of exchange rates. All of the performing opportunities mentioned above are subject to confirmation.

Not Included

Airfare (suggestions will be made) Estimation will be


     Trip Insurance (a suggestion will be made) typical cost $150-$250 per person

                                        Single supplement 

There will be a maximum amount of people on this trip so please make your intention to go known ASAP. 

Please email for directions on payment.

Please see the  "more" button on the tool bar for terms and conditions including cancellation policy (TBA). 

Dr. Rosemary Swade has led intimate and medium size groups of Happy Travelers on trips ranging from 2 weeks to 4 months all over Western Europe since 1997. If interested please email The Happy Traveler US with Rosemary Swade at: 

Dr. Rosemary Swade has led intimate and medium size groups of Happy Travelers on trips ranging from 2 weeks to 4 months all over Western Europe since 1997. If interested please email The Happy TravelerUS with Rosemary Swade at:

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California Seller of Travel Program member
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Lake Como

The first few days of our trip will be in Milan where we will see Leonardo's Last Super then off to and Lake Como to relax and enjoy beauty!


Venice is romantic and interesting. We will have a guided tour to understand this amazing city and time enough to wonder and enjoy the beauty that makes this city so famous.

After Venice we will go to beautiful Florence for all the sights and wonders or Tuscany.


One of the most spectacular sights in the world, is the ancient coliseum.

Rome is amazing and the historical sights are not to be missed! Yes we will visit the Vatican, St. Peter's basilica, the Sistine Chapel all the major Roman sites and Pompeii!