Travel Forum

Our Travel Forum was created to provide you with the opportunity to connect with other travelers who share your passion for travel. Sign into "My Account" and you’ll be able to write reviews, share your travel experiences, and post questions for other travelers. Not yet registered? It’s simple to create an account, membership is free, and it only takes a moment to join. Once you do, you’ll be able to participate in the forum. If you have a specific customer service or quality assurance question, please contact our Traveler Support Team by calling 1-800-221-0814. We value the contributions of our travelers. Please familiarize yourself with the guidelines for participation before you begin.

OAT Forum

Traveler Discussions Topics Posts Last Post
Website & Forum Feedback   671 7,151 Itinerary Changes  6.27.2017  grandcircle
Traveling Solo with OAT
53 487 Has OAT changed its policy on solo availability  6.27.2017  luisa
Grand Circle Foundation 26 307 Orphanage and School Visit Gifts  5.8.2017  tracyja9

Destinations

Traveler Discussions Topics Posts Last Post
Africa   1,444 11,349 Paying for drinks   6.27.2017  tkokb@aol.com
Asia
1,109 7,884 Thailand elephant riding eliminated?  6.26.2017  madonnatwin
Central America   147 1,029 Cuba Revealed - Unescorted Free Time  5.29.2017  noseycat
Europe  
454 3,993 What country for first solo trip? New and need...  6.27.2017  luisa
Middle East  141 1,096 Return to Egypt  6.3.2017  parris26
South America 
489 3,255 So. Peru & Bolivia  6.26.2017  jannsegal
South Pacific  106 713 Are 30 day trips worse than 15 day trips?  5.31.2017  sandylevitan
Antarctica  
64 387 felt liners for the wellingtons  3.20.2017  cosmicdust

The OAT Community

Traveler Discussions Topics Posts Last Post
Announcements   91 973 Honoring Someone Special While Traveling   6.15.2017  oatadmin
Share Travel Tips 
204 2,105 Shout out for travel gifts!  6.17.2017  jl.anderson
Meet Other Travelers on Your Departure 354 919 Northern Greece, Albania, Macedonia 9/18/17  6.27.2017  pattiwheel1@aol....
What are Travelers Reading?
77 301 Suggested reading for Machu Picchu, Galapagos, and...  6.13.2017  yhunter
Suggestions   194 2,260 New activity levels  6.27.2017  luisa
Group Travel
50 938 A Shout Out for the Wonderful Bus/Van Drivers!  5.27.2017  dvdjck
Photography  89 567 Photos - Heart of India  6.26.2017  gaynell

Recent Posts

Topic Title Replies Topic Starter Views Last Post
 New activity levels 8 grjojo 353 6.27.2017 luisa
 What country for first solo trip? New and need advice 20 world gallery 807 6.27.2017 luisa
 Paris hotels 4 jjb65 182 6.27.2017 luisa
 Has OAT changed its policy on solo availability 30 travelgeek 1,283 6.27.2017 luisa
 Itinerary Changes 41 jannsegal 1,485 6.27.2017 grandcircle
 Paying for drinks 3 frsuar@me.com 310 6.27.2017 tkokb@aol.com
 Northern Greece, Albania, Macedonia 9/18/17 2 dankner@earthlin... 168 6.27.2017 pattiwheel1@aol....
 Russia and the Baltics 8 djking 246 6.27.2017 travelingcarol
 So. Peru & Bolivia 3 latravel 160 6.26.2017 jannsegal
 Need suggestion on choosing good sling backpack 0 duynguyenhoang15... 65 6.26.2017 duynguyenhoang15...
 Thailand elephant riding eliminated? 6 carolynoregon 279 6.26.2017 madonnatwin
 Mosquitoes in Amazon rainforest in mid July 2 jgaynorwpt 116 6.26.2017 jannsegal
 Photos - Heart of India 21 richard r 2,000 6.26.2017 gaynell
 Jewels of Bohemia Photo Ops 7 jarhtmd 242 6.25.2017 jarhtmd
 Vaccines for Ultimate Africa trip early August 3 lg 215 6.25.2017 yhunter
 Spain and Portugal in Depth 4 saltaire 136 6.24.2017 jannsegal
 Perscri9ption medication in Russia 17 mrmagoo1 452 6.24.2017 mrmagoo1
 Errors Displaying Photo Contest Winners 1 jarhtmd 136 6.23.2017 oatadmin
 Baltic flights 3 kathrynpeetoom 196 6.22.2017 jarhtmd
 Great Rivers of Europe Cruise and Brugge Pre-trip 2 dennisonb 108 6.22.2017 pauline
 Day Tours of New Delhi 6 oubobcat 304 6.22.2017 jassrat
 New Delhi hotel (early arrival) 7 murphel2 224 6.22.2017 jassrat
 Safari clothing? 11 christine1022@gm... 545 6.22.2017 ddalexa
 Cabins on Archipell ll in Galapagos Islands 0 retiredbums 76 6.21.2017 retiredbums
 Lions of Namibia, Masai Mara & Serengeti 9 don & kathy 387 6.21.2017 don & kathy
 Flights via Istanbul 8 krl 587 6.21.2017 jannsegal
 6/27/2017 Baltics trip - Hotel change 6 djking 315 6.20.2017 travelingcarol
 Vaccines for Ultimate Africa trip 1 lg 148 6.20.2017 harmstoo
 Help! Which trip to choose? 16 acacia 683 6.20.2017 acacia
 Pre travel contact from TL 10 garyrr 468 6.20.2017 dvdjck
 Ancient Kingdoms 2 karen.stapf@gmai... 152 6.19.2017 travelgirl1
 Unexpected Member Profile Changes 18 noseycat 706 6.19.2017 janice.
 When baby animals for Tanzania and Masai Mara 6 swimmer56 204 6.19.2017 swimmer56
 Arriving my in Arusha a day early 4 circus 197 6.19.2017 negrilann1
 Live daily safari 0 negrilann1 84 6.19.2017 negrilann1
 Israel/pre-trip Jordan 3/26th to 4/16/2018 2 helenba 114 6.19.2017 helenba
 Solo Travel w OAT in the news 3 nsclarke 384 6.19.2017 tpreminger
 Spain and Portugal September 03/17 1 normagold 156 6.17.2017 buczynski.mary@g...
 Shout out for travel gifts! 8 travelingcarol 605 6.17.2017 jl.anderson
 Photos - Cuba Revealed: Cultural Pathways from Camaguey to Havana 2 travelgeek 127 6.17.2017 jl.anderson
 ultimate Africa spending money 6 patchris65 319 6.17.2017 patchris65
 Customer service?!? 54 cedarpath 3,011 6.16.2017 yhunter
 Photos - Sicily's Ancient Landscapes & Timeless Traditions 5 garyrr 741 6.16.2017 cygnet
 Transit Through Sheremetyevo Airport, Moscow 11 tedlieber 332 6.16.2017 tedlieber
 UA Duffel Bag 9 sherylf 866 6.15.2017 capybara
 Komodo Island 6 oubobcat 501 6.15.2017 ida
 Asian trips with limited dates 2 harmstoo 151 6.15.2017 merleo
 Honoring Someone Special While Traveling 8 oatadmin 374 6.15.2017 oatadmin
 Learning Swahili 6 margerutter@gmai... 169 6.14.2017 leslie_s
 Vietnam trip weather - Oct - Nov 7 artbytes 401 6.14.2017 lesley

Rules of Use:
Be Relevant

Please stick to the topic of travel when posting in our Forum. Stay on the relevant topic and do not disrupt a discussion in progress. If you have a specific customer service question or issue, please contact our Traveler Support Team by calling 1-800-221-0814.

Be Respectful

Use of any inappropriate language, personal attacks, and hate speech are not permitted. Respect others’ opinions and suggestions.

Be Mindful of Privacy Issues

Please do not post the personal information of other members (full names, e-mail addresses, phone numbers, etc).

Help us help you

Please click on the ‘Report Abuse’ button if you see an inappropriate posting.