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Anyone over 50 that likes to explore and experience new adventures. Single, married, or looking for a travel partners, you are all welcome. Bring your sense of adventure!

We offer group trips to many exciting places. We get member feedback to determine what trips we offer. We want this group to be about you, what is on your bucket list, and making new friends. Let's have some great adventures together. Please also join our Facebook group at Traveling Texans 50+

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Extensive Cruise of Greek Islands on NCL - SOLD OUT!

THIS TRIP IS NOW SOLD OUT!

UPDATE: WE HAVE 132 TRAVELING TEXANS GOING TO GREECE!
You have been asking for a Greece trip! Well here it is and at an unbelievable price! A 7 night extensive itinerary of Greece on the Norwegian Jade out of Athens, Greece. Airfare is INCLUDED and the inside cabins start at $1859 per person, double occupancy. And YES, that price includes airfare from DFW or Houston. (it's only $50 more from Austin or San Antonio!) The oceanview cabins are $1999 per person, double occupancy, and these have a picture window, not a porthole. Balcony cabins are $2450 per person, double occupancy.
These prices include all port charges, taxes and fees, standard trip insurance, unlimited alcohol package and specialty dining or free wifi minutes onboard, in the inside cabins. If you get an oceanview cabin you get all the amenities, free wifi, free shore excursion credit ($50 per cabin, per port), included alcohol package and 2 specialty dinners. These prices are so great because NCL is offering 2 for 1 airfare specials! This pricing does have a limited booking period, so hurry and pay your $125 per person deposit to reserve your space. Greece is open to travelers, but you must be vaccinated to sail with all cruise lines at this point, at least until Oct 31. This cruise should set sail, will you be onboard with Traveling Texans?
Here is the itinerary below, this is one of the most extensive Greek Cruise itineraries that I have seen!

PIRAEUS ATHENS 09/19/[masked]:00 pm
IRAKLION CRETE 09/20/[masked]:00 am 7:00 pm
RHODES 09/21/2021 8:00 am 5:00 pm
MYKONOS 09/22/2021 7:00 am 4:00 pm
OLYMPIA KATAKOLON 09/23/2021 8:00 am 5:00 pm
CORFU 09/24/2021 7:00 am 3:00 pm
SANTORINI ISLAND 09/25/[masked]:00 pm 9:00 pm
PIRAEUS ATHENS 09/26/2021 6:00 am

If you wish to sign up for this cruise, please click the reservation link below to hold your spot. Your deposit is refundable up until July 15th. If you need a roommate please note that on your reservation form, or contact me directly by texting me at[masked].

https://www.cognitoforms.com/AccentOnTravel1/travelingtexansreservationformcruises

Cindy Peck

Danube River Cruise (11 days) Budapest to Passau & Munich (50% off 2nd Guest)

Join us on this relaxing river cruise on the Danube River!
These sailings are available on many dates and are on sale at a great price. I will be hosting this cruise departing Texas on October 3rd and arriving Oct 4th to board ship. Returning late on Oct 13th, 2021.
Pre Cruise and post nights available at extra charge. 50% off the 2nd guest in a double occupancy cabin, 25% off if you are traveling solo. Airfare is $999 from all major gateway cities. Your approximate total cost on the trip, double occupancy $ 4291 per person with airfare from Houston or DFW, slightly more from SAT or AUS. This also includes your pickup from your home to airport! This is a small intimate ship and you will meet such fascinating people! I can match you with a roommate if you wish.

Full Itinerary for this trip

Day 1 - Oct 4th, 2021
Board the MS Amadeus Queen
Budapest, Hungary - Board Cruise Ship
Say hello to Budapest, Hungary’s lovely capital, and board your ship. Your home for the next seven nights, this beautifully appointed vessel has all the modern amenities you could need, such as the newest technology, panoramic deck, panorama bar, outstanding service, excellent cuisine, and unlimited wine and beer with every dinner on board. After a cocktail reception and welcome dinner, take in the city skyline on an evening cruise along Budapest’s stunning shores. Your day ends with a fun-filled folklore show.

Day 2
Budapest
Embark on a tour of Budapest and experience the historic Buda Castle area, Fisherman's Bastion, and the 500-year-old St. Matthias Church. Enjoy incomparable views of the twin cities Buda and Pest, nestled on opposing banks of the river.

Day 3
Bratislava, Slovakia - Vienna, Austria
Enter into Slovakia and tour Bratislava, the former imperial capital of the Habsburg Empire. Discover sites such as the 13th-century castle, Old Town, St. Martin's Cathedral, Michael's Gate, and the Archbishop's palace. Your journey continues toward Vienna, Austria’s capital city.

Day 4
Vienna
Join a local expert and explore Vienna's architecture, including Hofburg Palace, the Vienna Opera House, the Ringstrasse, and the awe-inspiring St. Stephen's Cathedral. The afternoon is yours. Perhaps you’ll join an optional excursion to Schönbrunn Palace, the Habsburgs’ summer retreat.

Day 5
Emmersdorf - Wachau Valley
Cruise to the quaint town of Emmersdorf. Relax and take in the scenery of this picturesque area and enjoy free time to explore. Your journey takes you through the Wachau Valley, dotted with castles and hillside houses.

Day 6
Linz - Passau, Germany
Start your morning with a walking tour of Linz, a charming town that straddles the Danube River. Cross the border into Germany and spend time in Passau, situated at the meeting point of the Danube, Inn, and Ilz rivers. Enjoy a leisurely paced walking tour of this 2,000-year-old fairy-tale city and take in the ornate Baroque architecture, the cobblestone streets, and St. Stephan’s Cathedral, home to Europe’s largest church organ. Captain's Gala Dinner tonite!

Day 7
Regensburg
With an expert guide, discover Regensburg, one of Germany's best-preserved medieval cities. See the first stone bridge built over the Danube and the Porta Praetoria – a Roman gate built in A.D. 179. Stroll through Old Town and uncover more of this historic city. Tonight, partake in a delightful Bavarian evening.

Day 8
Passau - Disembark Ship - Munich - Seefeld, Austria
Disembark your cruise ship and journey to Munich. Highlights Olympic Park, the world-famous Glockenspiel,* and Marienplatz, a beautiful square surrounded by shops, restaurants and cafés.

Day 9
Seefeld - Ettal, Germany - Oberammergau - Seefeld
Travel to Ettal, home of Linderhof Palace. Feel like a royal when you venture into the palace, finding a world rich in Rococo ornamentation and unparalleled artistry. You’ll also spend time exploring nearby Oberammergau.

Day 10 - Oct 13th, 2021
Breakfast
Seefeld - Tour Ends, you are transferred to the airport to fly home!

Costa Rican Rainforest Adventure!

Manuel Antonio

I personally had such a great time on our first tour of Costa Rica that I am going to do it again! You are invited to join my small group trip to Costa Rica, one of the most beautiful natural destinations you have ever visited! Breathtaking scenery, tons of wildlife, lots of adventurous things to do and places to explore. We will visit Manuel Antonio, the top beach/rainforest destination in the country, on December 5th - 12th, 2021. Very small group, so don't wait to put down your $350 deposit to reserve your space. Price is $1549 per person, based on double occupancy. Includes 7 nights lodging, breakfast daily, all transportation with a driver, a guide, and THREE included adventure tours! Go white water rafting on the Savegre River, one of the cleanest most beautiful rivers in Costa Rica, Sail and snorkel in the beautiful blue ocean and hunt for the humpback whales in the Ocean King Catamaran, finally you will zipline thru the rainforest! There are some other adventures included that are a surprise! You will stay in a Rainforest Lodge near Manuel Antonio Park and the beach. You will see sloths, monkeys, scarlet macaws and toucans and you will be amazed at the beauty of this amazing country. I have lived in Costa Rica for years and know all the ins and outs and the best beaches and off the beaten track adventures. Come and join me on this small group trip, it will be one of the best vacations you have taken. Message or call me for more details. (You will be responsible to book your own airfare, roundtrip SJO airport). I will help with the travel requirements to get into Costa Rica, the trip insurance is required and a COVID test will be required to return to the US with 72 hours of your return. The testing cost in Costa Rica is $70 and it will be done at the resort the day prior to your departure.
**This trip is not set up for anyone with mobility issues. You will need to be able to walk, climb, swim and paddle a raft to participate in this tour.
Reservation form below:
https://www.cognitoforms.com/AccentOnTravel1/travelingtexansreservationformlandtours
Only Zelle and Venmo accepted on this tour, if you want to pay with credit card there will be a 3% fee added to the price. Credit card fees are just too high to absorb!

Cindy Peck, Organizer[masked]

Let's Cruise AGAIN - January 2022, 60% off from Galveston!!

Cruise Ship Terminal 2

Join us as we get back to cruising! (it's about time...) Traveling Texans is on the move again! What better way to take a vacation than with a group of like minded 50+ people who love to have fun. We welcome Singles and Couples on this trip. Meet new people and get out and enjoy the world again. The itinerary includes three ports, Jamaica, Grand Cayman and Cozumel, Mexico. The price is unbeatable at 60% off the 2nd guest. Cabins start at $ 559 per person (taxes and port charges included) No airfare necessary from Texas. We usually have a group of around 30 people go on this trip. Single cabins are available at extra charge, and if you wish to be matched with a roommate we are happy to link you to others traveling single! Where else can you take a meals inclusive vacation for this price? Come and adventure with us, we look forward to meeting you. Feel free to contact me by phone if you have further questions. [masked]

Reservation form - https://www.cognitoforms.com/AccentOnTravel1/travelingtexansreservationform
Cindy Peck, Organizer

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