Just imagine…
September 13, 2017

…Imagine there’s no countries It isn’t hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion too Imagine all the people living life in peace, you You may say I’m a dreamer But I’m not the only one I hope some day you’ll join us And the world will be as one Imagine […]

It’s a group thing!
September 13, 2017

I still get squirmy responses from people when I tell them I travel in groups. I know group travel is still misunderstood. With so many misconceptions and stereotypes of group travel, my objective is to educate the consumer that group travel has adapted and changed to the growing demands of the market. Group travel has […]


Over time, I’ve been asked this by several group members: How do you come up with the trips? Ideas aren’t the hard part. I get a lot of suggestions from members.. Additionally, I’m also often inspired by a photo or idea in my head. For example, I recently came across this restaurant that looks like it […]

A Tribe of Travelers
January 22, 2017

Susquehanna Life Magazine Get a group of travelers together and what do you get? Hours of story telling. The best stories come from travelers. Always. I love to travel; and I’ve always wanted to travel with a group that would enjoy doing things differently that is not found on your typical bus trip. I decided […]

Core Value: Purpose
November 15, 2016

We have four core values that we have built the foundation of our group on: Passion, People, Positive, & Purpose Today we talk about PURPOSE. Surely we can have a travel group and operate, as is, for many, many years to come. But when I started this group, I had a calling. I had a […]

Past Trips

Social Travel Group Part 1 of the Bahamas Adventures is an introduction highlighting everything covered in the Bahamas series. Social Travel Group is quickly growing movement with chapters in Central PA, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. & will be moving into NYC by the end of 2016 Check out to join a chapter near you and […]

People often ask what my best piece of advice is when it comes to getting the best deal for traveling. It’s actually quite simple, but yet, many people still struggle with it. My advice to you, if you want to get the best deal possible, is to be flexible. That’s it. When I say ‘be […]

This started when I was young
April 18, 2016

I often contemplate why some people have a passion for travel, while others don’t. As I reflect back to my childhood and try to pin point what created this passion I have burning inside of me, I did come across a memory… When I was living in the Philippines while my dad was in the […]

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Iceland & the Aurora Borealis
November 3, 2015

A simple Facebook share of a news article about the possibility of the Aurora Borealis being seen in Pennsylvania tonight sparked a lot of energized discussion about planning a trip to Iceland with the group. With new smaller, discount airlines sprouting up on the east coast, a trip to Iceland is very do-able. Seeing the Aurora Borealis […]