2015 Georgia State Alumni Travel
Grand Danube Passage — Featuring Sofia & Prague
July 30 - August 13, 2015
Cost: From $4,595 if booked by 3/31/15
Experience Eastern European culture, marvelous old-world capitals, ornate cathedrals and picturesque villages as you cruise the celebrated Grand Danube Passage for eight nights aboard the exclusively chartered MS Amadeus Silver. Discover enthralling scenery in eight countries and 13 cities and towns on the “king of Europe’s rivers.” See ancient capitals, Roman ruins, magnificent churches, ornate palaces and medieval castles in Vidin, Belgrade, Budapest and Vienna, among others. Sail through the Iron Gate Gorge, the Carpathian Mountains’ dramatic cliffs, the twisting, narrow Danube Bend and the breathtaking vineyard-clad Wachau Valley. Begin this program of unparalleled beauty with a three-night stay in Prague, and explore the Jewish Quarter, Old Town and other highlights. Conclude your adventure with two nights in the fashionable Oborishte district of Sofia, Bulgaria’s capital, and admire the city whose name means “wisdom.” Program features included excursions, lectures by local experts to enhance your insight into the region, luxury hotel accommodations, an extensive meal plan, wine with dinner and time for independent exploration. To speak with a travel representative, call 1-800-323-7373. Click here for trip details.
California: Wine & Food in the Golden State
September 6 - 10, 2015
Cost: From $2,695 (*Book by June 1st and save $500 per couple)
California is a world unto itself. One can travel from it's soft, white sand beaches to lofty mountain peaks in a matter of hours. Begin with the iconoclastic bent of San Francisco's enterprising restauranteurs who entice the palate from storefront and customized food truck. Take the Napa Valley Wine Train for a panoramic tour of the region while enjoying a gourmet lunch. Feed your culinary curiosity with a cooking class at the Silverado Cooking School, using locally sourced ingredients. The further satiate the palate in Napa, which boasts some four hundred wineries with a bounty of varietals and pare your preference with a fine locally cultivated cheese. This trip is sure to be revelry for the senses! For further information, contact Donna Barfield at 1-800-627-1244 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Spain: Valencia and Barcelona
September 7 - September 16, 2015
Cost: $2,895 if booked by 3/24/15
Spain is a land of history and culture, a melting pot of diverse civilizations that beckons travelers from near and far. Answer the siren call on this exciting odyssey that showcases its best treasures. Begin your Spanish adventure with four nights in Valencia, where the blue sky stretches from the azure water of the Mediterranean Sea to the craggy heights of the coastal mountains. Savor a traditional paella lunch at a local cooking workshop in Old Town. Discover the charming town of Xàtiva and its castle. Conclude your adventure with four nights in Barcelona. Walk through the medieval streets and alleyways of the Gothic Quarter, see the Olympic Stadium and take in the stunning panoramic views from the lush hilltop retreat of Montjuïc. Marvel at the whimsical creations of Antoni Gaudí, a pleasing conclusion to this eight-night Alumni Campus Abroad journey that includes all excursions, first-class accommodations in two locations, an extensive meal plan and wine with dinner. To speak with a travel representative, call 1-800-323-7373. Click here for trip details.