Road Runners – Over the mountains and across the sea

Front row seat to the Grandest Canyon of all

Front row seat to the Grandest Canyon of all

Vicki Baker

What better way to explore America’s West and Gaelic treasures than on fully planned and escorted vacations offered by the Road Runners?

Travel to distant shores and “capture the dream” for the best of Ireland and Scotland. This 15-day premium escorted tour combines two of the most picturesque countries in Europe. Scotland, famous for its whiskey, haggis, bagpipes, an elusive lake monster and men who wear kilts. Ireland, known for Guinness, the Blarney Stone, good music and craic! This jam-packed tour has plenty of scenery, historic places and exciting experiences. The price includes a visit to the Blarney Castle and Killarney, the Ring of Kerry experience, Limerick, the land of song and legend, a walk in the giant’s steps to Ballygally, process of whisky production in the Highlands, the spectacular Edinburgh Military Tattoo, majestic views from the Cliffs of Moher and much more.

Travel dates: July 27 – August 10, 2016

Price: $3,695 per person; $870 single supplement for land only.

Adventure out West to “America’s Canyon Country.” America’s legendary canyons await you in this three-state, nine-day tour of the nation’s rugged majesty. Bryce, Glen and the mighty Grand Canyon join a list of national parks and monuments that will delight and amaze. The Mayflower Tour price includes 14 meals, round trip airport transfers, hotels, park entry fees, local guides where applicable, 4-wheel jeep tour, scenic cruise on Lake Powell, traditional Navajo lunch, travel on open-air sightseeing trams and much, much more.

Travel dates: September 22 – 30, 2016

Price: $2,479 per person; $899 single supplement for land only. Add on round trip airfare from Dallas $550 per person.

Oh, the places we’ll see! Reserve your tour now by contacting Brandt Travel at 469-964-6726 or For more information on these trips and many other getaways, visit our website at