MIR Corporation has been providing superb customer service and impeccable tours for 30 years.

Browse our press clippings to read about our industry awards and accolades. Notably, MIR has been rated one of the “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth” by National Geographic Adventure magazine, and is a six-time recipient of the “Tours of a Lifetime” award given annually by National Geographic Traveler magazine.

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Press & Awards
  • In It For the Long Haul

    August 16, 2017

    If you need to get away from it all, and you’ve got a little extra time on your hands, take a peek at Luxury Travel Magazine’s recent round-up 10 extended vacations sure to relax and recharge your spirit. Two of MIR’s o... Read More

  • Go Big on the Silk Route

    August 10, 2017

    A recent article on the GoBanking Rates blog featured MIR’s Silk Route by Private Train luxury rail journey in its round-up of “The Most Amazing Luxury Travel Experiences You Can Buy.” The epic 21-day rail journey allow... Read More

  • A Balkan Odyssey with Patricia Schultz & MIR

    August 2, 2017

    Patricia Schultz, travel enthusiast and author of 1,000 Places to See Before You Die, was recently a special host on one of MIR’s signature small group tours, Balkan Odyssey: Crossroads of Culture. She shared some of her im... Read More

  • Set Your Sights on (Russian) Space

    July 31, 2017

    The Manual, a website designed to show today’s modern man “how to live a life that is more engaged,” recently featured MIR’s Inside the Russian Space Program in a round-up of “Bucket List Trips for Space and Astrono... Read More

  • Family-Friendly Travel

    July 22, 2017

    According to a recent family travel article on TribLive, more and more American families are searching for getaways where they can “turn off the tech and tune in to each other.” The article recommends MIR’s Siberian Win... Read More

  • MIR’s Ancestry Travel Expertise Spotlighted on the Travel Channel Blog

    July 20, 2017

    Travel Channel writer and family travel expert Erin Gifford named MIR an expert in arranging custom itineraries for Jewish people seeking their lost families in Eastern Europe and beyond in her article “Ancestry Travel Is a... Read More

  • Caravan Cool

    June 19, 2017

    Luxury Travel Magazine recently gave MIR a shout-out with a spotlight article on Silk Route Odyssey: Caravan Across Uzbekistan.On this epic 15-day journey across the ancient country, guests discover an array of UNESCO Sites, ... Read More

  • Father’s Day Fun Off the Beaten Path

    June 18, 2017

    Looking for a memorable way to bond with Dad for Father’s Day? Take a tip from Signature Luxury Travel & Style magazine and Travel Daily Online, both of which recommend MIR for their expertise in planning unforgettable cust... Read More

  • MIR Vice President Quoted in Skylife Magazine about Travel to Georgia

    June 1, 2017

    Travel writer Paul E. Richardson touched base with MIR vice president, Annie Lucas, for a June 2017 article in Skylife, the official magazine of Turkish Airlines, entitled “Savoring Tbilisi and Georgia.” The little Caucas... Read More

  • MIR Trans-Siberian Tour Tops the List in the New York Post

    May 23, 2017

    In a roundup of 7 amazing international rail journeys, the New York Post featured MIR’s Trans-Siberian Mongolian Route with Naadam Festival rail journey by private train. Taking the number 1 spot at the top of the list, thi... Read More

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