Join Mennonite women from across Canada and the US for an intergenerational women’s tour in Tanzania. Visit social enterprises. Learn about the Maasai way of life in a traditional village. Buy unique crafts at a local market and a social enterprise for people with disabilities. Interact with local Mennonite congregations and/or women’s groups. See elephants, lions, giraffes, monkeys, zebras and other wildlife plus a large assortment of colourful birds on safaris. Tour leader Shirley Redekop is the President of Mennonite Women Canada.
Experienced tour leaders Len & Mary Friesen can’t wait to show you what they love about South Africa. See the spectacular wildlife at Kruger National Park. Enjoy a hike up Table Mountain and a visit to botanical gardens as well as taking a day cruise along Cape Peninsula. Learn about South Africa’s tumultuous and triumphant past as you tour some black townships, Robben Island, and Cape Town.
Immerse yourself in the colour, culture, and history of this unique destination. Hear local guides and residents talk about daily life, and the vivacity of the local church. Japan entices its travellers with bold culture, rich history and stunning landscapes. Experience all of this and more first-hand on a trip that mixes ancient tradition with modern civilization.
Tour two gorgeous countries—one lush and green with more sheep than people, the other ranging from rugged deserts to tropical rainforest. Visit famous urban centers, see intriguing animals, and marvel at stunning natural sights. Stargaze atop Mount Cook. Snorkel along the Great Barrier Reef. Interact with indigenous peoples and learn about their cultures. You won’t be disappointed by this action-packed trip of a lifetime!