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ENSENADA WEEKEND PARTY CRUISE #10 Southern California's Largest Singles Meetup Cruise Carnival Inspiration - Round Trip Long Beach - From $214 Friday October 2, 2020 - Monday October 5, 2020 * * * UPDATED MAY 22, 2020 * * * OUR LOWEST FARES EVER FOR THIS ANNUAL CRUISE EVENT! Lower Group Fares - NOW FROM ONLY $214 Interior / $234 Ocean View REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT of only $100 pp Secures Your Room & Low Fare! Close to 100 combined members already deposited and confirmed Join hundreds of fun Southern Californians on our 10th Annual Ensenada Weekend Meetup Party Cruise this October 2, 2020. This cruise event is exclusively offered only though our affiliated Meetup and Facebook Groups. Our special group fares include 3 nights on the Carnival Inspiration, wonderful meals, nightly entertainment, 4 Exclusive/Private Cocktail Parties with Dancing (2 parties on the ship include FREE Cocktails plus our fabulous dance party at Papas & Beer in Ensenada) and $50 FREE Shipboard Credit and a FREE Bottle of Wine in each room! We have NEW SPECIAL GROUP FARES from only $214 per person (plus federal taxes/fees of $96.64) and from just $15 more you can upgrade to an ocean view. Book by June 10 to get the best room locations and lowest cruise fares. A FULLY REFUNDABLE/RISK FREE DEPOSIT OF ONLY $100 per person is required to reserve your space. (All cruise rates are based on double occupancy and the rates for anyone traveling alone in a stateroom will be higher.) Call us at [masked] for additional information or to reserve your room and lock in this SUPER LOW CRUISE RATE. Our group's special low cruise fares are only guaranteed until June 10 as the rates are scheduled to go up after that. To be part of our Special Cruise events and activities on this cruise, you must deposit and book through us. NO EXCEPTIONS! We are expecting fabulous weather on this year’s cruise since we scheduled this year's event much earlier than we had on our previous group sailings. The Carnival Inspiration boasts 10 passenger decks with 2 formal dining rooms, full buffet, Guy’s Burger Joint, 24-hour pizzeria, Broadway style theater, show lounge, Las Vegas style Casino, 10 different bars/lounges, dance clubs, full Spa/health club, swimming pool, whirlpools, fitness center, aerobics room, beauty salon and much more! All deposits become nonrefundable after July 10 and cancellations after July 11, 2020 will incur a penalty from Carnival. No refunds if cancelled after September 10, 2020! You must arrive at the port before to 4:00 pm Friday October 2 to board the ship timely prior to 4:30 or you might miss the ship. The ship departs Long Beach promptly on Friday at 5:00 pm, a fun day at sea on Saturday then we are in Ensenada (8:00 - 6:00) on Sunday before returning to Long Beach on Monday morning October 5 by 7:00 AM. Simply call [masked] for additional information or to post your deposit. We look forward to everyone joining us this year on our 10th Anniversary Group Sailing! Discover Cruises & Travel CST[masked]
I'm planning a trip down to Rosarito over MLK weekend, since most of us have the day off Monday. We did this trip a couple of years ago and had an awesome time! We'll carpool from Costa Mesa and drive down Saturday, late morning. Stay in a large ocean-front suite (2 ppl per room) Sat & Sun nights, and then drive back Monday afternoon. You must send payment to [masked] via Paypal when you RSVP, which covers the cost of the hotel (for both nights) and gas/driving to/from Rosarito. The cost is $170 per person (for a suite), or $135 per person for a regular room. I highly recommend the suite- it's worth the extra money for the extra space and better location. The hotel has 2 swimming pools (one is an infinity pool overlooking the ocean), 3 jacuzzis, a spa, a restaurant, a sports bar, free WiFi, and some fabulous views of the coastline. Every room has a fireplace (suites only) and a patio or balcony with an ocean-front view. We'll head down to Puerto Nuevo one night for some shopping and a lobster dinner, and we'll head into downtown Rosarito and/or Tiujana one night (depending on what everyone wants to do) for some nightlife. Don't forget to pay when you RSVP, and don't forget to bring your passport! Looking forward to a great time :) FAQ Is Rosarito safe? yes. I have been many times over the years and never had a problem. Those who are afraid of the drug cartel violence simply don't know what they are talking about- the violence is only in certain areas. They do not target American tourists, and the violence does not affect the tourist areas. However, if you try to buy drugs from a guy in a dark, sketchy part of Tiujana one night and then refuse to pay him, then you may encounter some violence. What does the cost include? The cost is per person, based on double occupancy (2 people per room). It includes cost of the hotel and transportation. It does not include food, drinks, etc. Who will I room with? If you are coming alone, then we will set you up with a same-sex roommate who is also going on the trip. When do I have to pay? Your reservation is not confirmed until you pay. Merely RSVPing on this page does not confirm your reservation. The prices may go up, if the hotel increases its rates. You are encouraged to submit your payment as soon as possible. How do I use Paypal? You must go to www.paypal.com (http://www.paypal.com/) to submit your payment. Once you login, just click on "Send Money". Send your payment to [masked] and select "I'm sending money to family or friends." There are no additional fees if you have linked your Paypal account to your bank account. However, Paypal will charge you a $5.25 fee if you use a credit card instead. What if I have additional questions? Feel free to send me a message at this link: http://www.meetup.com/message/?recipientId=6310059 .
A TASTE OF THE DANUBE – JUNE 2,[masked] Night Budapest to Vienna Starts at $1,909* Join us for our Hosted EUROPEAN RIVER CRUISE on Avalon Waterways. Avalon’s fleet of luxury small ships is the youngest on Europe’s waterways and the best way to cruise Europe’s legendary rivers. The cruise portion is on the beautiful Avalon Impression, which is quite intimate with a maximum of only 166 total passengers on the cruise. This handpicked adventure will begin with 3 days exploring Budapest before we board our ship for 3 nights on the Danube River. While on the cruise, we will stop for a day in Bratislava, Slovakia and then another day stop in Melk, Austria before we arrive in Vienna for 3 additional days. *Our special negotiated prices start at only $1,909 per person for ocean view staterooms (based on double occupancy) with balcony room upgrades from $493 additional. For a limited time, solo travelers will only pay an additional $358 single supplement to have your own room. Taxes, fees and port expenses are $78 pp additional. Airfare will also be additional. Call [masked] for full details. A deposit of only $250 per person will hold your room with the remainder due by February 15, 2021. Space is extremely limited since river cruise ships are extremely small and quaint, so to join our group you must call [masked] to make your reservation and post your deposit asap. Limited Space - Hurry! Experience history, art, music, and outstanding views from your European cruise on the Danube River, beginning first in Budapest—Hungary’s captivating capital city—with a two night stay before your cruise. Enjoy superior hotel accommodations with complimentary breakfast, an expert Local Guide, and courtesy transfer to your Avalon Suite Ship®. Enjoy guided sightseeing, including the iconic Heroes Square and Budapest’s spectacular architecture. Take free time to dine, visit Budapest’s famous thermal baths, and enjoy vibrant night life before embarking on your cruise on the Danube River. You’ll sail on the Danube River to the centuries-old Slovakian city of Bratislava. Take a guided tour of its cobblestone streets and gothic cathedral, and consider hiking with your Avalon Adventure Host to lofty Bratislava Castle. Next, cruise to marvelous Melk for guided sightseeing in Austria’s Wachau Valley, including the magnificent Benedictine Abbey perched above the Danube. In Dürnstein, join a guided hike above the famed blue Stiftskirche steeple for breathtaking views. Arrive in Vienna and disembark your ship for a 2-night stay in the legendary “City of Music.” Enjoy guided sightseeing, including the Imperial Palace, Vienna Opera House, and stunning St. Stephens Cathedral. You may otherwise choose to take an early morning walk for breakfast at a Viennese café, followed by an exclusive viewing of the Habsburg family’s private art collection at Vienna’s Museum of Fine Art. You’ll also enjoy a free day to leisurely explore the city at your own pace. Enjoy superior hotel accommodations with complimentary breakfast, an expert Local Guide, and courtesy ship-to-hotel transfer. What a wonderful introduction to the Danube’s sterling sights and incredible views along the legendary river! Itinerary- Day 1 Budapest: Welcome to Budapest - Day at leisure, check in hotel Day 2 Budapest: Guided tour, see Heroes’ Square Day 3 Budapest (Embarkation): Onboard welcome reception Day 4 Bratislava: Guided sightseeing, visit St. Martin’s Cathedral; hike to the castle Day 5 Melk—Wachau Valley—Dürnstein: Guided visit of the Benedictine Abbey in Melk; scenic cruise through the Wachau Valley; hike up the hillside to castle ruins in Dürnstein Day 6 Vienna (Disembarkation): Choice of early guided tour, with breakfast at a Viennese café, or guided sightseeing Day 7 Vienna: Day at leisure Day 8 Vienna: Tour ends, hotel check out Call [masked] for additional information or to make your reservation and post your deposit. Discover Cruises & Travel CST[masked]
On this Fully Escorted Baltics and Northern Europe group tour, you will journey from Poland to Finland traveling through the Baltic States of Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia. Along the way, relish UNESCO World Heritage Sites, old cities, beautiful scenery, and fascinating historical sights—with overnights in Warsaw, and the capital cities of Vilnius, Riga, Tallinn, and Helsinki. In each city, enjoy guided sightseeing of the must-see attractions. Warsaw's sightseeing includes the Stare Miasto (Old Town), founded in the 13th century, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and 14th-century St. John’s Cathedral, once the spot for weddings, coronations, and royal funerals. In Vilnius, visit the Old University, founded in 1569 by Jesuit monks, and the KGB Museum, situated in the former KGB building, which tells about the occupation regimes that took over Lithuania from[masked]. In Riga, walk through the Art Nouveau Quarter and the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a variety of architectural styles—romantic, gothic, baroque, classic, and modern. Tallinn's Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with its watchtowers, cobbled lanes, and medieval houses. Here, visit the onion-domed Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Estonia's opulent Russian Orthodox cathedral built in 1900, and the medieval St. Nicholas’ Church. Helsinki's sightseeing features a visit to the Lutheran Cathedral, completed in 1852, the Sibellus Monument and Helsinki’s famous open-air market, where you can browse for local arts, crafts and food. Some unique experiences for you have also been included, such as a private Chopin concert in Warsaw, hometown of the composer, Riga Balsam and Laima chocolate tasting in Riga and a visit to Vilnius’ artist quarter Užupis All of this—and much more—await you on this fantastic Baltics and Northern Europe tour. This fully escorted tour will be conducted by Globus Tours. one of the oldest and largest tour companies in the world. Our discounted price for this tour is only $2,129* per person, based on double occupancy, not including the airfare from the US. The discounted price for solo travelers staying in their own room is only $460 additional for a total $2,589* plus airfare. Our price includes superior hotel accommodations for 8 nights, ground transportation via deluxe motorcoach and ferry crossing, full buffet breakfast daily (8), three-course dinners with wine (4), Wi-Fi in the motorcoach and most hotels plus the complete tour as outlined below... Optional excursions and extended stays may be available for an extra charge. To confirm your space on this tour, you must call in your deposit of $250 per person, PLEASE CALL [masked]. (Space is reserved on a first come-first served basis and subject to sell out.) Don't wait too long or you might miss out on the great trip. Destinations & Sightseeing WARSAW Welcome dinner; guided sightseeing, visit Stare Miasto and St. John’s Cathedral; private Chopin concert VILNIUS Guided walking tour, visit the Old University and the KGB Museum, and Vilnius’ artist quarter, Užupis HILL OF CROSSES Take pictures of the memorial site RIGA Guided sightseeing, including a walking tour of the Old Town and a visit to the Art Nouveau quarter; Riga Balsam and Laima chocolate tasting TALLINN Guided sightseeing, visit Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and St. Nicholas’ Church TALLIN–HELSINKI Ferry crossing HELSINKI Guided sightseeing, visit the Lutheran Cathedral, Sibelius Monument, and the open-air market Headsets throughout the tour. Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies. The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation: • Historic Centre of Tallin (Old Town) • Historic Centre of Riga • Historic Centre of Warsaw • Vilnius Historic Centre For additional information or to make your reservation, PLEASE CALL [masked]. (Space is reserved on a first come-first served basis and subject to sell out.) Discover Cruises & Travel cst[masked]