October 1, 2023


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Thanksgiving, 2022 – The Taucker Travel Blog

Dwelling in New England, in close proximity to to Plimoth Plantation and Norman Rockwell’s legendary “Freedom from Want” painting, I could be tempted to believe of this American holiday as only one of tranquil welcome, household gatherings, sufficient meals and football.

This yr, for me and for all of us at Tauck, Thanksgiving means substantially additional.

As vacation has robustly returned in 2022, you – our valued patrons – traveled on 1000’s of visits in a lot more than 60 countries on all 7 continents. We noticed your pleasure in your pictures and movies. We achieved you with a heat welcome and delight. We cheered your exhilaration to be traveling again. You prepared journeys for 2023 and possibly even 2024.

We know vacation was not often quick: luggage was missing, constraints normally changed, Covid remained stubbornly existing, and hoteliers, airways and, definitely, all in tourism and hospitality struggled to rebuild employees and assistance to match the unparalleled restoration in travel.  Lucky to be out on the street conference our company and associates this 12 months, I noticed substantially of this first hand.

Every single time I pack my bag once more, I imagine about a year ago, when the environment was just commencing to travel once again. I imagine about the enthusiastic reaction you all have had. I assume about the kudos letters you sent. I imagine about the stories and the smiles on the faces of people of you I fulfilled this yr. I think about how tricky our staff labored to carry your very long-awaited dreams to life. I think of this, and I am grateful. We all at Tauck are grateful. We sense honored and blessed that you retained your travel desires alive with us.

On this American Thanksgiving when we can again celebrate the liberty to journey, thank you for getting portion of our family members.

Jennifer TombaughMay possibly your liked kinds be harmless and properly, and could your tables be plentiful with laughter and joy,

Jennifer Tombaugh

Jennifer Tombaugh, President



ThanksgivingThe origins of America’s Thanksgiving are most normally affiliated with the settlement in Plymouth, Massachusetts Plimoth Patuxet shared with us some at the rear of-the-scenes tales – and original recipes from the 1600s – to enrich our Thanksgiving vacation. The recipes are even now well timed today – get a seem!