ON REQUEST ONLY:
A NEW YEAR'S HOLIDAY
Thursday, December 27-Wednesday, January 2, 2019
From approximately $3,950 per person including air
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EXPEDITION TO ANTARCTICA
Aboad the Five-Star LE BORÉAL
January 5-18, 2019
From approximately $9,995 plus air
Join us for this spectacular 14-day journey featuring a nine-night exclusively chartered cruise to Antarctica, Earth’s last frontier. Cruise aboard the intimate LE BORÉAL, one of the finest vessels in Antarctic waters, featuring private balconies in 95% of the deluxe, ocean-view accommodations. Experience the White Continent in its unspoiled state—fantastically shaped icebergs, turquoise glaciers, bustling penguin rookeries and breaching whales. Accompanied by the ship’s expert team of naturalists, board sturdy Zodiac watercraft for excursions ashore and observe Antarctica’s abundant wildlife. Spend two nights in vibrant Buenos Aires. Extend your journey with the exclusive three-night Iguazú Falls Post-Program Option.
Journey to Cuba: A Cultural Exchange
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JAPAN CRUISE - AN INTIMATE LOOK
April 13-27, 2019
From approximately from $5,349 + port + air
Discover Japan on a 13-night cruise that takes you beyond Honshu, the country’s largest island, to the other main islands of Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku. Aboard the Azamara Quest, visit 10 ports on these islands and Busan, South Korea. From a tea ceremony to temple tours, optional excursions offer a glimpse of the culture. Longer stays in ports, including an overnight in Kobe, allow you to linger and take in more local life. Join the complimentary AzAmazing Evening, a specially planned cultural event. While onboard, enjoy stellar service, deluxe accommodations and an extensive meal program with five dining venues.
ANCIENT GREECE - WITH SANTORINI AND CRETE
April 22-May 5, 2019
From approximately $5,692 from Newark
EUROPEAN COASTAL CIVILIZATIONS
A Voyage from Lisbon to London
Featuring Dwight David Eisenhower II
Exclusively Chartered Five-Star Small Ship LE BORÉAL
May 5-14, 2019
From approximately $5,295 plus air
Explore the historical legacies and dynamic cultures of coastal Portugal, Spain, France and England. Cruise for eight nights aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star LE BORÉAL. Enjoy a memorable cruise up the storied River Thames to London’s Tower Bridge. Special guest speaker Dwight D. Eisenhower II accompanies you to the hallowed beaches of Normandy. Explore Oporto in Portugal’s renowned wine country, walk in the footsteps of ancient pilgrims in Santiago de Compostela and visit the Guggenheim Museum and Mont-St-Michel. Lisbon Pre-Cruise and London Post-Cruise Options.
RIVIERAS AND ISLANDS
Exclusively Chartered Five-Star Small Ship LE BOUGAINVILLE
May 29-June 6, 2019
From approximately $4,795 plus air
Cruise for seven nights from Rome to Barcelona aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star LE BOUGAINVILLE. This unique, comprehensive itinerary immerses you in the dynamic history, inimitable art and culture of the sun-drenched French and Italian Rivieras and islands. Visit up to five UNESCO World Heritage sites, including Carcassonne’s medieval fortifications and the picture-perfect cliffside villages of Italy’s Cinque Terre. Explore Corsica’s fortified town of Bonifacio. Visit either Florence or Pisa. Along the enchanting Côte d’Azur, enjoy specially arranged excursions in Marseille and Nice. Rome Pre-Cruise and Barcelona Post-Cruise Options.
May 29-June 6, 2019
From approximately $2,995 if booked by 11/20/18 + VAT + air
Experience Apulia, Italy’s inspiring southern region. From your home in Polignano a Mare, discover the region’s essence on daily excursions. Apulia is filled with gems in the area known as the heel of Italy’s boot. Visit Alberobello to see the trulli, unique limestone houses with conical roofs, and discover the Sassi, ancient cave dwellings still in use today, in Matera. Then compare those rustic dwellings with Lecce’s baroque architecture. Taste boldly flavored Apulian olive oil and wines produced by family-tended vines. Enjoy seven nights in first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan with wine at dinner. No single supplement!
PARIS FEATURING THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
July 7-15, 2019
$3,495 if booked by 10/23/18 + VAT + air
Following World War I, many African-Americans — from jazz musicians to scholars — found a home in Paris, the City of Light. During this seven-night journey, trace the rich history of the city’s African-American community on specially designed walking tours and talks, watch a documentary about the African-American influence in 1920s’ and 1930s’ Paris and meet the filmmakers for a Q&A session, and listen to the music that entranced the city at a jazz concert. Along the way, enjoy quintessential Parisian experiences: the cuisine, a Seine cruise and traveling on the Métro. This small-group program, ideal for active travelers, features first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan, including wine with dinner.
Vancouver to Juneau
Exclusively Chartered Five-Star, Small Ship LE SOLÉAL
VILLAGE LIFE IN DORDOGNE
September 5-13, 2019
From approximately $3995 plus air
Experience the provincial character of Dordogne for one full week in Sarlat-la-Canéda, one of the most beautiful and well-preserved medieval villages in France. Stay in the family-owned PLAZA MADELEINE HÔTEL, formerly a grand 19th-century townhouse. Discover the region’s charming villages, medieval castles and prehistoric treasures through specially arranged excursions and cultural enrichments, including the medieval pilgrimage site of Rocamadour and the fascinating prehistoric cave paintings of Rouffignac and Cap Blanc, all part of UNESCO’s World Heritage list; the perfectly reproduced cave art at Lascaux; and the exclusive VILLAGE LIFE® FORUM with local residents who will share candid insights into daily life in Dordogne. Bordeaux Pre-Program Option and Albi/Toulouse Post-Program Option.
ODYSSEY OF ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS
Cruise from Venice along the stunning Dalmatian coast and through the Corinth Canal to Athens on this seven-night itinerary aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star, small ship LE LYRIAL. Visit five countries and six UNESCO World Heritage sites exploring the influence of the Roman, Greek, Byzantine, Venetian and Slavic civilizations. Tour Split’s Diocletian’s Palace, Dubrovnik’s15th-century walled city, Kotor’s medieval fortifications, the remarkable archaeological site of Butrint, Corfu’s Old Town and ancient Delphi. Enjoy a COASTAL LIFE® FORUM with local residents and a folk music performance. Venice Pre-Cruise and Athens Post-Cruise Options.
WONDERS OF PERU, FEATURING AN AMAZON CRUISE
September 26-October 7, 2019
From $5,995 + port; air included for select gateways
Tap into your sense of adventure in Peru and the Amazon rain forest. From Lima to the Amazon basin, experience rich Peruvian culture. Savor Peruvian specialties at a landmark home in Lima. Explore Incan history at Cusco, Sacsayhuaman and the Sacred Valley. Ride a train through a cloud forest to Machu Picchu, and cruise into the rain forest aboard the exclusively chartered Delfin III. This 10-night journey includes all internal flights and train ride; a three-night deluxe cruise; specially selected accommodations in Lima, the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu and Cusco; and an extensive meal plan with wine at dinner. No single supplement!
SPAIN: ANDALUCIA IN A PARADOR
October 17-25, 2019
$2,795 if booked by 3/19/19 + VAT + air
Experience romantic southern Spain on a seven-night journey in Andalucía. Stay in a modern, first-class parador in Antequera, and discover the history of Al-Andalus, as this region of Spain was known during eight centuries of Moorish control. See the courtyards and fountains of the Alhambra in Granada, the iconic red-and-white arches of La Mezquita in Córdoba and the imposing Alcázar in Sevilla. Explore Ronda and watch an entrancing flamenco performance. Enjoy special lunches at an organic winery and the Parador de Granada. This small-group program features an extensive meal plan, including wine with dinner. No single supplement!
For details on this an other Museum Trips, contact Merle Lomrantz at 973.596.6643 or email@example.com