In It For the Long Haul

In It For the Long Haul

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 off-the-beaten-path tours, The Silk Road by Private Train and Balkan Odyssey... Read More


Go Big on the Silk Route

Go Big on the Silk Route

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 allows travelers to “follow in the famed footsteps of Marco Polo and Alexander... Read More


A Balkan Odyssey with Patricia Schultz & MIR

A Balkan Odyssey with Patricia Schultz & MIR

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 impressions of the tour with Travel Weekly:Under the radar, poorly understood... Read More


Set Your Sights on (Russian) Space

Set Your Sights on (Russian) Space

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 Astronomy Nerds.” The editors picked this one-of-a-kind small group tour not jus... Read More


Family-Friendly Travel

Family-Friendly Travel

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 Winter Escapade small group tour as a unique adventure that’s perfect for fa... Read More



Caravan Cool

Caravan Cool

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, explore the lush Fergana Valley, visit a silk master’s home, overnight in... Read More


Father’s Day Fun Off the Beaten Path

Father’s Day Fun Off the Beaten Path

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 custom overland journeys.On a self-drive tour, Dad…can get behind the wheel o... Read More


MIR Vice President Quoted in Skylife Magazine about Travel to Georgia

MIR Vice President Quoted in Skylife Magazine about Travel to Georgia

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 Caucasus country of Georgia, with its unique, hospitable culture, gorgeous scener... Read More


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

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

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, this luxury rail journey allows travelers to “log 3,917 miles on the Golden ... Read More