Signature City Memphis: Magic on the Mississippi
Company: Road Scholar AND an OLLI ONLY tripNovember 17th – 22nd, 2019Double Occupancy - $1,599 per personSingle Occupancy - $2,179Does Not include Airfare$100 deposit required at registrationBrief Description:Learn the unique story of Memphis, from its blues and rock ’n’ roll to its National Civil Rights Museum, from the role of the Mississippi River to artistry of antebellum architecture.Facilitator Larry Tannenbaum, OLLI West, will be providing a class on ‘The Blues’ Spring term, 2019. Attendance at the class is not required.This is an Exclusive Learning Adventure for OLLI at DU members. The group will go with 10 travelers and will have no more than 24 travelers.To register: Call Road Scholar at 800-322-5315
2020 Patagonia, Argentina--Experience a Total Solar Eclipse with OLLI
Company: Sirius Travel
Patagonia Argentina, South America | December 12 - 20, 2020
$6,350 Double Occupancy
$7,325 Single Occupancy
Pricing Does NOT include Airfare from Denver to Argentina.
This trip offers once-in-a-lifetime total solar eclipse experience from Patagonia in Argentina on December 14, 2020. Our adventure begins in Buenos Aires on December 12 and we will proceed from there to our exclusive nomad camp on the eclipse path which will be complete with comfortable sleeping arrangements, amenities, gourmet food, and premium wines. Following the total solar eclipse, we will explore the Bariloche region of Argentina before traveling to the south where we will spend 4 days near Calafate exploring the rapidly changing Patagonian ice fields and glaciers.
Facilitator: No facilitator with this tour; This is NOT an OLLI Only tour.
To learn more about this trip go to: https://siriustravel.com/solar-eclipse-tours/2020-patagonia-argentina-olli-total-solar-eclipse or call 303-872-7313.
Sunny Portugal, Estoril Coast, Alentejo & Algarve
Company: Collette TravelNovember 12th – 21st, 2019$3,199 Double Occupancy;$3,400 Single Occupancy;Save $200 per person for bookings before May 13, 2019Includes Round Trip Airfare from DenverBrief Description:Explore sunny Portugal, with its miles of dramatic shoreline and legacy of global discovery. Discover Lisbon your way with a choice of included sightseeing. Enjoy a three-night stay in a beautiful resort town on the Portuguese Riviera. Savor time to meander its narrow cobblestone streets, oceanfront promenade and quaint bay area. In Evora, step inside a medieval walled city with Roman ruins. Travel to Portugal's scenic “Silver Coast,” dotted with charming villages and castles..and more.Facilitator: No facilitator with this tour; This is NOT an OLLI Only tourTo learn more about this trip go to:To register: Call Colette – 800-582-8942 and refer to booking #950503
Requirements for Planning a WorldView Trip for OLLI
WorldView Travel Summary:
- Any tour with one of the three companies noted below;
- Tours cannot be during the weeks of the three OLLI at DU terms;
- Tours are not customizable (or only mildly so);
- Generally best organized about one year in advance.
WorldView Travel Agencies:
Road Scholar - https://www.roadscholar.org - Founded in 1975 as Elderhostel
Mission: Road Scholar inspires adults to learn, discover and travel. Their learning adventures open minds to new ideas and deepen understanding of oneself and of the world’s peoples, places cultures, history and environments. A true university of the world, not-for-profit Road Scholar’s meaningful – often transformational – educational adventures engages people for whom learning is the journey of a lifetime.
Collette Travel - https://travel.gocollette.com – Founded in 1918 by John Collette
Mission: Collette enhances people’s lives through travel; likewise, we aim philanthropically to enhance the lives of those who live in the communities where we live and where we travel. Engaged employees are the heart and soul of our program which is why each year, they give over 4,500 hours of service, primarily focused on the children in communities around the world.
AHI International - https://ahitravel.com – Founded in 1962 by the Small family, who still owns and runs the company.
Mission: AHI serves educated individual travelers and their families, as well as members of alumni associations, professional groups and museums. The company offers river, land and ocean journeys based on itineraries that balance the must-see with the road less traveled and include enough flexibility to accommodate individual preferences. All of AHI's programs feature a strong educational component and the goal of presenting worry-free travel experiences that foster a deeper understanding of diverse cultures and natural phenomena by putting travelers in direct touch with local people and cultures.