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Sep 08, 2015, 08:08 ET
"Through the Lens of History: Selma & Civil Rights", a 50th-anniversary remembrance of the civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, featuring the photography of James H. Barker, will be on display at Grand Circle Gallery from September 17, 2015 through January 2, 2016.  Free Admission. Handicap Accessible. Grand Circle Gallery, 347 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210 617-346-6459 @GC_Gallery

"Through the lens of history: Selma & Civil Rights" Opens at Grand Circle Gallery

 Grand Circle Gallery announces the opening of "Through the lens of history:  Selma & Civil Rights," a compelling photographic tribute...

May 01, 2013, 11:11 ET

Grand Circle Corporation Wins Two South African Tourism Awards

Vince Cook, CEO of Grand Circle Corporation, the leader in adventure, travel and discovery for Americans aged 50 and older, is pleased to announce...

Nov 13, 2012, 14:31 ET

High Demand for Travel to Burma Prompts Grand Circle to Add Second Itinerary for 2013

 Grand Circle Corporation's Chairman and CEO Alan E. Lewis today announced that more than 2,000 older Americans are expected to travel to Burma...

Aug 27, 2012, 07:38 ET

Explore the World, Online, with Grand Circle's Comprehensive Library of 150+ Travel Videos

With the click of a button, travelers may now explore more than 60 countries with Grand Circle Corporation's extensive library of more than 150...

Feb 27, 2012, 15:43 ET
101 Tips for Women Travelers by Harriet Lewis.  (PRNewsFoto/Grand Circle Corporation)

Free '101 Tips for Women Travelers' Booklet by Harriet Lewis Now Available

 Traveling solo and feeling a bit self-conscious about eating alone? Grab a stool at the bar – and order your meal there.  The...

Feb 07, 2012, 13:21 ET
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Grand Circle Cruise Line Announces New Departures for the Floriade Expo

 Grand Circle Cruise Line, the worldwide leader in four-star cruising for Americans 50+, is pleased to announce that 10 departures of...

Jan 24, 2012, 16:03 ET
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Traveling Solo? You're Not Alone

If your New Year's resolution includes more travel, yet you worry that you can't travel alone, fear not. Latest data from leading travel...

Oct 19, 2011, 10:48 ET
Grand Circle's award winning fleet of river cruise ships ply the Rhine, Main, Danube, Rhone, Elbe and other major European rivers, offering excellent experiences at unbeatable prices.  For 2012, Grand Circle offers a best price guarantee on all river cruises plus reduced single supplements to meet the needs of the growing number of solo travelers, especially women.  Please visit for details.  (PRNewsFoto/Grand Circle Corporation)

Conde Nast Traveler's 2011 Readers' Choice Awards Names Grand Circle's River Fleet #2 In the World

Grand Circle Travel's river ship fleet was ranked the # 2 "World's Best River Cruise Line" in Conde Nast Traveler's 2011 Readers' Choice Awards....

Oct 13, 2011, 11:37 ET

Grand Circle Offers New Benefits to Solo Travelers in 2012

Free or reduced single supplements, increased single space allotments and a lowest-price guarantee are just some of the benefits that Grand Circle...

Mar 03, 2011, 13:03 ET
Grand Circle's M/S Anuket plies the waters of Egypt's Nile River.  (PRNewsFoto/Grand Circle Corporation)

Grand Circle Travel and Overseas Adventure Travel Resume Travel to Egypt and Tunisia

Alan E. Lewis, Chairman of Grand Circle Corporation, whose travel brands Grand Circle Travel and Overseas Adventure Travel provide a wide range of...

Oct 27, 2010, 11:02 ET

Grand Circle Corporation Salutes Travel Industry Partners Committed to Social Change Worldwide

Alan and Harriet Lewis, Chairman and Vice Chair of Grand Circle Corporation, today saluted seven companies in the travel industry for partnering...

Jan 07, 2010, 09:09 ET

Grand Circle Small Ship Cruises Is Named To Conde Nast Traveler's 2010 Gold List

Grand Circle Small Ship Cruises has been named to Conde Nast Traveler's Gold List of the world's top cruise lines for the fourth year in a row....

Dec 17, 2009, 09:47 ET

Travel Companies Offer Free Single Supplements for Solo Travelers in 2010

Vince Cook, CEO of Grand Circle Corporation, whose travel brands Overseas Adventure Travel (OAT) and Grand Circle Travel (GCT) provide...

Apr 16, 2009, 07:36 ET

Older Americans Continue to Travel Despite Economy

More than 12,000 Americans Age 50-Plus Attended Grand Circle Travel Forums in Q1 2009 -- with $20 Million in Bookings Four Out of 10 Americans...

Sep 24, 2004, 01:00 ET

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Grand Circle Corporation and Vantage Deluxe World Travel Acquire the Paul Gauguin

BOSTON, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Alan E. Lewis, Chairman and CEO of Grand Circle Corporation, and Henry R. Lewis, Chairman of Vantage Deluxe...

Nov 14, 2000, 00:00 ET

National Society of Fund Raising Executives Names Grand Circle Corporation a 'Hero Of Philanthropy'

BOSTON, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Massachusetts Chapter of the National Society of Fund Raising Executives (NSFRE) has named Grand Circle...

Oct 31, 1999, 01:00 ET

Statement by Alan Lewis Chairman, Grand Circle Corporation

BOSTON, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- All indications are that 54 of our travelers were aboard EgyptAir Flight 990, which has been reported missing...

Dec 03, 1997, 00:00 ET

Grand Circle Corporation Acquires Vermont Bicycle Touring; Leading Direct Marketer Expands Vacation Choices For Americans 50-Plus

BOSTON, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Circle Corporation Chairman and CEO Alan E. Lewis today announced the acquisition of Vermont Bicycle Touring...