Want to Travel with a Group & Learn Photography?
We are pleased to introduce you to one of Travel Tour Directors .... Henry Ristic.
After a 30-year law-enforcement career with the U.S. Customs Service, Henry has returned to an old hobby of photography and world travel. Seeing images through a camera lens and then capturing a specific moment, is the focus of each trip he leads.
He'll capture fond photo memories and help you do the same, as he leads travelers throughout the world on a photographic journey. Check out some of Henry's Photography here. See the future itineraries planned below!
Contact Henry for information on trips planned.
August 24 – September 3, 2019
A Journey to Poland
A pilgrimage “In The Footsteps Of John Paul II”
Warsaw Czestochowa Krakow Wadowice Zakopane
This trip promises to be a life changer!
Escorted by Henry and Fr. Marek Smolka of Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago, we will visit via deluxe motor coach, the well-known saints of Poland, such as St. Maximillian Kolbe, and Sister Faustina, the Apostle of Divine Mercy. We'll explore the Polish culture, visit many historic and important places in Poland’s history, such as the Wieliczka Salt Mine and the famous mountains that Pope John Paul II loved to visit in Zakopane. We'll see the Pope’s home town, as well as his personal family home, and much more!
October 17 - 25, 2019
A Motor-coach tour of the Tuscany region of Italy.
Florence, Pisa, Lucca, Siena, San Gimignano &
the Chianti region
We'll explore each breathtaking destination, as we experience the rich culture, charming villages, colorful countryside, rich history and incredible architectural gems.
Led by Henry and a professional Tour Manager,
this journey includes:
Round trip airfare to/from Chicago
Home Limo Pick-up and Delivery (within 50 mile radius of O’Hare Airport), Hotel accommodations, Some meals and cocktails and so much more!
for more information on any
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Email: Henry Ristic
Dear Fellow Travelers:
It's always a pleasure to prepare for and to travel with people who love a sense of adventure and discovery. Whether we are cruising the high seas or experiencing a marvelous destination, it's always a joy to share and bond with family and friends. The idea of creating and saving fond memories of a remarkable travel experience makes it's so much more extraordinary.
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Ready to explore more exotic locales? Join me on our next journey and learn how to photograph like a professional, without dispelling any of the magic of the experience.
“God gave us great weather with sunny skies. The Princess Cruise Line provided us with delicious food and comfortable accommodations. Henry Ristic aka “Fearless Leader and Tour Guide” from Viking Travel Services, gave us a wonderful and memorable trip. Henry left no stone unturned. Our wishes and concerns became Henry’s. Our thanks to Henry and Viking Travel for an amazing journey through the Panama Canal.”
-Chuck Blunk and Jennie Freed (Tinley Park, IL)
Our trip to Venice was so good. We have lots of good memories and your pictures of the trip - are fantastic! You do a great job. It was a pleasure to meet you and thanks again for sending these great memories of our Venice, Italy trip.
- Doug and Patty Swartz (Pontiac, Illinois)
Katherine and I really enjoyed the excellent trip to Hawaii with you! You deserve a lot of praise. Thank you for all your well thought-out tour guidance.
What a professional job you did in trip preparation, conducting the tours, and in your follow-up. You are a Tour Director Extraordinaire!
- Wayne Pound
We want to thank you for being a great coordinator and guide for all our trips with you. It's fun to travel with you and I truly love knowing people on our trips.
Thank you again.
- Jan and Jim Leifel
Thanks so much for posting your Venice photos. I love the sepia and other special effects that you used on some of them! I was so impressed and thought that I would love to see your photos some day. Now on this site - you're allowing everyone to see ALL your photos. Thank you!
- Howard and Dee Owen
Thanks, Henry .......
Mardi and I have been enjoying your photos ..... Good memories!
- Richard & Mardi Field (Auburn, Maine)
Thanks for sending the trip photos over. I really enjoyed reliving the trip through your photos. I’ll let you know if we can use them anywhere.
- Skye Mayring , Managing Editor Travel Age West
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