Dwelling in New England, on the subject of Plimoth Plantation and Norman Rockwell’s iconic “Freedom from Need” portray, I might be tempted to think about this American vacation as handiest one among non violent welcome, circle of relatives gatherings, abundant foods and soccer.
This 12 months, for me and for all folks at Tauck, Thanksgiving method a lot more.
As commute has robustly returned in 2022, you – our valued consumers – traveled on 1000’s of journeys in additional than 60 international locations on all seven continents. We noticed your pleasure for your pictures and movies. We met you with a heat welcome and pleasure. We cheered your pleasure to be touring once more. You deliberate journeys for 2023 and maybe even 2024.
We all know commute used to be now not at all times simple: baggage used to be misplaced, restrictions ceaselessly modified, Covid remained stubbornly provide, and hoteliers, airways and, actually, all in tourism and hospitality struggled to rebuild personnel and repair to compare the unparalleled restoration in commute. Fortunate to be out at the highway assembly our visitors and companions this 12 months, I noticed a lot of this primary hand.
Each and every time I pack my bag once more, I consider a 12 months in the past, when the sector used to be simply starting to commute once more. I consider the enthusiastic reaction you all have had. I consider the kudos letters you despatched. I consider the tales and the grins at the faces of the ones of you I met this 12 months. I consider how arduous our staff labored to deliver your long-awaited desires to existence. I call to mind this, and I’m thankful. All of us at Tauck are thankful. We really feel venerated and blessed that you simply saved your commute desires alive with us.
In this American Thanksgiving when we will once more have a good time the liberty to commute, thanks for being a part of our circle of relatives.
Would possibly your family members be secure and neatly, and would possibly your tables be plentiful with laughter and pleasure,
Jennifer Tombaugh, President
The origins of The us’s Thanksgiving are maximum ceaselessly related to the agreement in Plymouth, Massachusetts; Plimoth Patuxet shared with us some behind-the-scenes tales – and unique recipes from the 1600s – to counterpoint our Thanksgiving vacation. The recipes are nonetheless well timed these days – have a look!