• JAPAN: Kyoto & Tokyo with Bullet Train

    JAPAN: Kyoto & Tokyo with Bullet Train - September 9 - 15, 2019 CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1244) to book your spot. -------------------------------------------- We will be joining Meetup members from all over on an exciting group tour to Japan! Explore beautiful Kyoto, travel to Tokyo via Japan’s ultra-highspeed bullet train, and visit cosmopolitan Tokyo. This group trip is a fantastic way to see the beauty of Japan with a group of fun, like-minded adventurers. CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1244) to book your spot. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: STARTING PRICE: $1,999 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1244) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1244). ----------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: These small group trips are open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free - or you can get your own room) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome! ----------------------------------------------------------------- GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other Meetup members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php). ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * 3-4 star hotels * Day tour of Tokyo * Tokyo Bay Cruise * Walking tour of Kyoto * Evening walking tour of Gion Kyoto * High-speed bullet train Tokyo to Kyoto * Guided tours as mentioned in itinerary with expert English speaking local guides * GEC English speaking Trip Leader * Excellent mid-range hotels * Breakfast daily * Entrance fees to all sites as indicated in the itinerary * All transfers and tours as indicated in modern air-conditioned vehicles Need help finding airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1244) to book your spot. Places Visited: Japan Group Tour, Tokyo, Kyoto, Bamboo Forest of Arashiyama, Nara, Gion ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving Meetup travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started over 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel groups in the country. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what other Meetup members are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • EGYPT: Group Luxury Expedition & Nile River Cruise

    Pyramids of Giza

    EGYPT: Group Expedition & Luxury Nile Cruise (May 25 - June 1, 2019) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1178) to book your spot. Join your fellow travel club members from all over on this fun Luxury Group Trip & Nile River Cruise to Egypt! Travel with us in ultimate 5-star style (5-star hotel and a 5-star luxury Nile River ship) joining other like-minded solo & adventure travelers on a Luxury Group Trip & Nile River Cruise to Egypt May 25 - June 1, 2019. TOUR HIGHLIGHTS: * 2 nights in a 5-star hotel in Giza * 4 nights on a luxury 5-star Nile River ship * 1 night in a 5-star hotel in Cairo airport area * Guided tour of Luxor, Valley of the Kings, Aswan with expert English speaking Egyptologist guides * Optional tour of the Pyramids of Giza * All meals onboard the ship * Breakfast at hotels * Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary * Airport to ship transfer ----------------------------------------------------------------- GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other Meetup members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php). ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: BASE PRICE: $1,199 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1178) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1178) to book your spot on the trip. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and Booking (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1178) Places Visited: Egypt Group Tour, Pyramids of Giza, Luxor, Valley of the Kings, Karnak Temple, Aswan, Cairo, Edfu Temple, Temple of Philae, Unfinished Obelisk, and Nile River High Dam ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving Meetup travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel groups in the country. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what other Meetup members are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • MOROCCO: Classic Group Tour

    Morocco

    MOROCCO: Classic Group Tour CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1134) to book your spot. Explore the wonders and beauty of ancient Morocco March 23 – 30, 2019 with this exciting and unique locally guided 8 Day group tour through the highlights of ancient Morocco. Join the group and travel from exciting Casablanca, through Fez and Marrakech, all along visiting beautiful palaces, ancient markets, and the amazing Atlas Mountains.* ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: BASE PRICE: $1,199 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1134) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1134) to book your spot on the trip. ----------------------------------------------------------------- GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php). *PLEASE NOTE: This is an exciting and active trip that is constantly on the go exploring the best of Morocco, yet with plenty of time for relaxation. To accommodate this very competitive price, this trip is unique and unlike many of GEC’s other group trips in that you will be joining a larger locally run and guided group tour that could have people from a variety of countries who booked through companies other than GEC. The tour will be conducted in English, but may also include other languages. This is not only a great way to see Morocco affordably, but also meet other travelers from all over the world! ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * 8-day locally guided group tour of the highlights of Morocco * 7 Nights in Moroccan level 3-4* hotels * Private transportation between cities * Meals as indicated in the itinerary * Guided tour of Casablanca * Guided tour of Fez * Guided Tour of Marrakech * Guided tour in Rabat * Guided tour of Meknes * Guided tour of the Roman ruins of Volubilis * Travel up and over the Atlas Mountains Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and Booking (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1134) Places Visited: Group Trip to Morocco, Morocco Group Tour, Casablanca, Rabat, Fez, Marrakech, Immouzzer du Kandar, Ifrane, Beni Mellal, Meknes, Volubilis ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • AROUND THE WORLD Group Tour (Spring Itinerary): 21 Days

    AROUND THE WORLD Group Tour (Spring Itinerary): 21 Days http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1233 -- March 3 - 23, 2019 (Spring Itinerary) Travel AROUND THE WORLD on this affordable fully guided group tour (Spring Itinerary). 21 days, 6 countries, 4 continents, 6 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and one of the original Seven Wonders of the World. This original tour is the world's first and only affordable (but still 3*-4* hotels) fully-guided group tour Around the World... and YOU are invited! CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1233) for more details and to book your spot. Installment payment plans available. *Solo Travelers: You're in luck! No Single Supplements with free roommate matching - unless you'd prefer to purchase a single room. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Join other like-minded solo & adventure travelers on this fully guided 21 day Around the World Group Tour March 3 - 23, 2019 and visit: --- Auckland, New Zealand: Guided tour Auckland, Optional tour to Waitomo Caves & Rotorua --- Bali, Indonesia: 3d/2n island tour, Leisure day at beach to rest and relax --- Bangkok, Thailand: Optional Floating Markets day tour, Guided tour of Bangkok --- Cairo, Luxor & Aswan, Egypt: 4d/3n Nile River cruise in 5-star ship & 2 nights in Cairo, Guided tours of the Valley of the Kings, Luxor, Aswan, and Cairo with expert English speaking Egyptologist guides, optional Pyramids of Giza Tour --- Munich, Germany: Visit the famous beer gardens of Munich, Leisure day to rest and relax --- Salzburg, Austria: Guided tour of Salzburg ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: PRICE: $5,450 (base price - airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1233) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK BELOW (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1233). SPREAD THE PAYMENTS: we offer flexible payment plans to help you spread the cost over multiple payments. Contact GEC for details http://www.gectravel.com/contact.php ----------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: trips are typically 15 +/- people and they tend to sell out 1 - 3 months before departure, so be sure to book your space before they sell out! These small group trips are open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free - or you can get your own room) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome! ----------------------------------------------------------------- GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php). ----------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • CUBA: Group Tour Licensed and Approved for US Citizen Travel

    CUBA: Group Tour Licensed and Approved for US Citizen Travel CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) to book your spot. TOUR DATE: -- February 2 - 10, 2019 We are FULLY LICENSED and Authorized by the US Government (OFAC) for US Citizen Group Travel. Only travel with a licensed US based company and on an approved group tour is allowed)! Join the group as we explore the wonders of Cuba before the masses of US citizens discover its beauty on this 9-day Best of Cuba group trip. Starting and ending in Miami, we’ll explore the island in an effort to engage with the everyday person and support the people and small private businesses in Cuba. We’ll take a ride in a privately owned classic Cuban car, meet local artists and everyday Cubans, take a salsa dance lesson, learn about Cuban cuisine at a family owned restaurant, witness the beauty of Cuba’s colonial architecture and stunning landscapes, see the Bay of Pigs, visit locally run cigar and rum businesses, and so much more! CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) for more details and to book your spot. This trip will sell out! ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: PRICE: $2,699 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228). ----------------------------------------------------------------- GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php). ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * Small group tour of Cuba for US Citizens * Fully licensed and authorized by US Govt. for US travelers * US-Based GEC Trip Leader * Expert English-speaking Local Cuban Guide from arrival to departure in Cuba * Cultural Visits to Havana, Trinidad & Cienfuegos * Bay of Pigs Visit * Classic Car Experience * Visit with local priest to learn about the Santeria religion * Casa la Musica Cultural Experience * Visit to La Finca Vigía-Ernest Hemingway’s Havana Home * La Taberna/ Buena Vista Social Club performance * Make Your Own Mojito Experience * Local Herb Growing Farm Visit * Farm to Table Cooking Demonstration at Family Owned Restaurant * Cultural Salsa Dance Lesson * Local Tobacco Plantation Visit * Visit to the Partagas Cigar Factory * Local Organic Farm Visit * Day tour of the Vinales Valley * 7 nights lodging in family owned Casa Particulars (Cuba’s version of a B&B) * 1 night in an excellent mid-range hotel near Miami Airport * Breakfast daily, 2 lunches & 2 dinners Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and Booking (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) Places Visited: Group Tour of Cuba for US citizens, Group Tour to Cuba, OFAC Approved, Havana, Trinidad, Santa Clara, Cienfuegos, Bay of Pigs, Cuban Classic Car Experience, Cuba Tobacco Plantation, Organic Farm Visits, Vinales Valley, Salsa Dance Lessons, Partagos Cigar Factory ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • CHAMONIX: Group Skiing Trip to the European Alps

    CHAMONIX: Group Skiing Trip to the European Alps CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1235) to book your spot. The group will travel -- January 20 - 25, 2019 (with an optional early PRE-NIGHT in Geneva Jan 19th) Join us on an exciting ski (or snowboard) trip to the spectacularly beautiful ski town of Chamonix, France. Nestled in a steep valley with stunning views of snowcapped Mt. Blanc (Europe’s highest mountain) Chamonix is not only home to some of Europe’s best skiing, but also some of the best après-ski. With 4 full days in Chamonix, this trip includes a 2 consecutive day pass for not only virtually all the ski areas in Chamonix, but also for the mountain train to one of Mt. Blanc’s glaciers, the tram to the top of Mt. Blanc for incredible views, and a host of other fun activities. Or take advantage of skiing the 2 days and take the other two days for sightseeing or even more skiing! CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1235) for more details and to book your spot.This trip will sell out! ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: PRICE: $1,699 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1235) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1235). ----------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: trips are typically 15 +/- people and they tend to sell out 1 - 3 months before departure, so be sure to book your space before they sell out! These small group trips are open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free - or you can get your own room) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome! GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page ( http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php ). ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * Small group European ski trip to Chamonix, France * GEC Trip Leader * 2 Consecutive Day Mt Blanc Unlimited Ski Pass * 6d/5n 4-star hotel in Chamonix town center * Breakfast Daily Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and Booking (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1154) (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1235) Places Visited: Group Skiing trip to Chamonix, France, Geneva, Switzerland, Mt Blanc ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • ICELAND: Northern Lights Group Trip

    Reykjavik

    ICELAND: Northern Lights Group Trip CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1209) to book your spot. The wait is over.Hunt for the Northern Lights on this group trip to Iceland!Join your fellow travel club members from all over January 20 - 24, 2019 on this exciting group trip to Iceland! NASA recently predicted that we are nearing the end of the peak years of an 11-year cycle for the Northern Lights. So we don't have to wait another 11 years for them to max out again, we're going hunting for the Northern Lights this January in one of the world's best destinations; Iceland! Join this group tour as we seek out the Northern Lights and while there why not join the group and visit the famous Blue Lagoon spa, view beautiful glaciers, see the famous and spectacular waterfall of Gullfoss, watch geysers spouting, visit a volcanic national park, and so much more! And all with a group of fun, like-minded adventurers. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: BASE PRICE: $1,199 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1209) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1209) ----------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: trips are typically 10-15 +/- people and they tend to sell out 1 - 3 months before departure, so be sure to book your space before they sell out! These small group trips are open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free-OR you can get your own room) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome! GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page ( http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php ). ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * Small group tour of Iceland * Northern Lights tour * GEC Trip Leader * Expert English speaking local experts for select tours * 4 nights lodging in an excellent 3* hotel * Breakfast daily * Optional Blue Lagoon Hot Springs * Optional Golden Circle Waterfall Classic Day Trip * Optional 12 Hour South Iceland Day Trip and Northern Lights Hunt Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and Booking (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1154) (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1209) Places Visited: Group Tour of Iceland, Northern Light group tour of Iceland, Reykjavik. Optional Blue Lagoon, Nesjavellir power plant, Thingvellir volcanic park, Waterfall of Gullfoss, Seljalandsfoss waterfall, Solheimajokull glacier walk (Myrdalsjokull), Reynisfjara black sand beach, Skogafoss Waterfall, pouting hot springs of Geysir and Strokkur, northern lights (weather dependent) ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • ANTARCTICA: Ship Based Exploration of the 7th Continent

    Antarctica Expedition

    ANTARCTICA: Ship Based Exploration of the 7th Continent CLICK HERE to book your spot: http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1170 Join fellow travel club members from all overon this 11-day ship-based exploration of Antarctica and journey down to Antarctica! On this amazing trip you'll cross the Drake Passage and visit the 7th continent! View penguins and whales, and if you are brave enough you can even do the 'Polar Plunge'! Two Departure Dates to Choose From: -- Jan 17 - 27, 2019 -- Feb 9 - 19, 2019 ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: PRICE: starting at $10,395 depending on date, twin cabin share (airfare additional) CLICK HERE to book your spot: http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1170 NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE: http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1170 ----------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: this comfortable ice-rated ship only has room for just about 100 people and it tends to sell out months before departure, so be sure to book your space before they sell out! This journey joins other travelers booked through a variety of travel companies.This trip is open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free as available-OR you can get your own room) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome! GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page ( http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php ). ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * 11 day expedition to Antarctica * Ship Based Expedition Leaders * Local guide in Ushuaia for local tour * Optional: camping on Antarctica (limited availability) * Optional: sea kayaking in Antarctica (limited availability) * All shore landings per the daily program * All Zodiac transfers and cruising per the daily program * Formal and informal presentations by the ship's Expedition Team and guest speakers as scheduled * A waterproof winter expedition parka with zip out fleece liner - yours to keep after the expedition! * A pair of waterproof expedition boots on loan for shore landings * 9 nights aboard a very comfortable expedition ship and 1 night in hotel in Ushuaia, Argentina. Upgrades are available (all rooms and roommate based on availability given by the ship company at time we book your space with them) * 1 pre-night in excellent mid-range hotel in Ushuaia * All meals on ship and breakfast at hotel * Free coffee, tea and cocoa available around the clock on the ship * Hair dryer and bathrobes in every cabin * Library with polar books and DVD's * Amazing photography during cruise and excursions at landing sites * Comprehensive pre-departure materials (including example packing list) * Group transfers from hotel to the ship on embarkation day * All meals on ship and breakfast at hotel * All miscellaneous service taxes and port charges throughout the program * All luggage handling aboard ship * Emergency Evacuation Insurance for all passengers to a maximum benefit of USD $100,000 per person Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and Booking (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1154): http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1170 Places Visited: Antarctica Group Trip, Ushuaia, Argentina, Drake Passage, Antarctic Peninsula, South Shetland Islands, Penguin Colony of Orne Harbor, Giant Glaciers of Neko Harbor ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • COSTA RICA: Eco & Adventure Group Tour

    La Fortuna

    COSTA RICA: 8 Day Group Trip - Jan 12 - 19, 2019 Join members from all over on our most popular trip. A Group Trip to Costa Rica (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1098)! Join the club on a group tour of Costa Rica January 12 - 19, 2019! This is an exciting 8-day adventure to Central America's most incredible country, loaded with lots of activities, volcanoes, rainforests, mountains and beaches. This trip is an excellent option for those who wish to see the best of Costa Rica with a group of fun, like-minded adventurers. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: PRICE: $1,499 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1098) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1098) ----------------------------------------------------------------- GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php). ----------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: GEC's small group trips (http://www.globalexpeditionsclub.com/upcoming.php) are typically 10-15 +/- people and they tend to sell out 1 - 3 months before departure, so be sure to book your space before they sell out! These small group trips are open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome! ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * Expert English and Spanish speaking guides and naturalists * Up close views of an active volcano * Canyoneering trip * Rest and relaxation in natural, volcano heated hot springs * Guided nature walk at the base of a volcano with a local Naturalist * High-wire canopy zipline ride along the roof of the jungle * Experience of nature at its best * 3 days / 2 nights at beach * OPTIONAL: Scenic horseback ride alone Lake Arenal * OPTIONAL: ATV tour or Class 3-4 whitewater rafting Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and to Book Your Space on the Trip. (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1098) >Places Visited: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna, Lake Arenal, Rio Toro, Lost Canyon, San Jose, Samara Beach ---------------------------------------------------------------- GEC is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started over 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members, but has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out GEC's Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.

  • CUBA: Group Tour Licensed and Approved for US Citizen Travel

    CUBA: Group Tour Licensed and Approved for US Citizen Travel CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) to book your spot. TWO DEPARTURE DATES: -- December 1 - 9, 2018 -- February 2 - 10, 2019 We are FULLY LICENSED and Authorized by the US Government (OFAC) for US Citizen Group Travel (please note that recent govt. rule changes forbid US citizens to travel on their own or with non-US based and US Government approved companies - ONLY travel with a licensed US based company and on an approved group tour is allowed)! Join the group as we explore the wonders of Cuba before the masses of US citizens discover its beauty on this 9-day Best of Cuba group trip. Starting and ending in Miami, we’ll explore the island in an effort to engage with the everyday person and support the people and small private businesses in Cuba. We’ll take a ride in a privately owned classic Cuban car, meet local artists and everyday Cubans, take a salsa dance lesson, learn about Cuban cuisine at a family owned restaurant, witness the beauty of Cuba’s colonial architecture and stunning landscapes, see the Bay of Pigs, visit locally run cigar and rum businesses, and so much more! CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) for more details and to book your spot. This trip will sell out! ----------------------------------------------------------------- Pricing and Booking: PRICE: $2,699 (airfare additional) CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) to book your spot. NOTE: a meetup RSVP does NOT reserve your space. For prices, details and to book your space on this tour, please CLICK HERE (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228). ----------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: trips are typically 15 +/- people and they tend to sell out 1 - 3 months before departure, so be sure to book your space before they sell out! These small group trips are open for anyone to join. You can sign up as a solo traveler (roommate matching is free - or you can get your own room) OR join with a spouse, friends or other family members. All are welcome! GET THE SCOOP! Want to see what other club members are saying? Then check out the GEC Testimonial Page ( http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php ). ----------------------------------------------------------------- Included in the awesome adventure: * Small group tour of Cuba for US Citizens * Fully licensed and authorized by US Govt. for US travelers * US-Based GEC Trip Leader * Expert English-speaking Local Cuban Guide from arrival to departure in Cuba * Cultural Visits to Havana, Trinidad & Cienfuegos * Bay of Pigs Visit * Classic Car Experience * Visit with local priest to learn about the Santeria religion * Casa la Musica Cultural Experience * Visit to La Finca Vigía-Ernest Hemingway’s Havana Home * La Taberna/ Buena Vista Social Club performance * Make Your Own Mojito Experience * Local Herb Growing Farm Visit * Farm to Table Cooking Demonstration at Family Owned Restaurant * Cultural Salsa Dance Lesson * Local Tobacco Plantation Visit * Visit to the Partagas Cigar Factory * Local Organic Farm Visit * Day tour of the Vinales Valley * 7 nights lodging in family owned Casa Particulars (Cuba’s version of a B&B) * 1 night in an excellent mid-range hotel near Miami Airport * Breakfast daily, 2 lunches & 2 dinners Need help booking your airfare? Just email me or give me a call at[masked] Click Here For Complete Details and Booking (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1154) (http://www.gectravel.com/details.php?record=1228) Places Visited: Group Tour of Cuba for US citizens, Group Tour to Cuba, OFAC Approved, Havana, Trinidad, Santa Clara, Cienfuegos, Bay of Pigs, Cuban Classic Car Experience, Cuba Tobacco Plantation, Organic Farm Visits, Vinales Valley, Salsa Dance Lessons, Partagos Cigar Factory ---------------------------------------------------------------- The GEC (http://www.gectravel.com/) is a group of fun-loving travelers looking for other like-minded people to travel the world with. The travel club started 10 years ago with just a handful of meetup members and has grown into one of the largest travel clubs in the world. Check out the GEC’s Testimonial Page (http://www.gectravel.com/testimonials.php) to see what others are saying about these trips. Of course, if you have any questions you can always contact me or one of the other organizers through meetup message or via phone at (617)[masked] Make Friends. Travel the World.