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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 and what is on your bucket list, making new friends and let's have some great adventures together. Please also join our facebook group, Traveling Texans 50+ @: https://www.facebook.com/groups/travelingtexansover50

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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
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
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
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
Seefeld - Tour Ends, you are transferred to the airport to fly home!

10 Day England/Scotland/Ireland Cruise from London! Oct 5-15th, 2022

Join the Traveling Texans on a 10 day Cruise on the Norwegian Dawn around Scotland and Ireland Oct 5 - 15th, 2022! The cruise will depart from Amsterdam and end in London, with a stop in Brussels, 3 stops in Scotland, 3 in Ireland and the last two in England. Another great itinerary (see below) by NCL with the 2 for 1 airfare promo and 30% off the cruise fare. The pricing below includes airfare, transfers, cruise, taxes and fees, AIRFARE and trip insurance.
Balcony cabins - $[masked] per person, double occupancy
Oceanview - $[masked] pp, double occupancy
Inside cabins - $[masked] pp, double occupancy
Single pricing also available with a single supplement. I can match roommates for this cruise if you wish to avoid the charges to room solo.
With these prices, meals included, you can't afford to stay home!

Itinerary below:
AMSTERDAM 10/05/2022 5:00 pm
ZEEBRUGGE BRUSSELS BRUGGE 10/06/2022 8:00 am 6:00 pm
AT SEA 10/07/2022
NEWHAVEN EDINBURGH SCOTLAND 10/08/2022 7:00 am 6:00 pm
INVERGORDON 10/09/2022 7:00 am 6:00 pm
KIRKWALL 10/10/2022 6:00 am 1:30 pm
BELFAST NORTHERN IRELAND 10/11/[masked]:30 pm 8:00 pm
DUBLIN DUN LAOGHAIRE IRELAND 10/12/2022 7:00 am 7:00 pm
CORK COBH 10/13/2022 8:30 am 5:30 pm
PORTLAND ENGLAND 10/14/[masked]:00 am 8:00 pm
SOUTHAMPTON LONDON 10/15/2022 5:00 am

Gratuities are additional $155 billed at the end of the cruise and if you want the open bar alcohol package and specialty dining included that is $217.80. THIS INCLUDES YOUR AIRFARE from DFW or Houston. $50 more from Austin or San Antonio. Deposit is $125 per person and final is due June 1, 2022. If you would like a payment plan, that option is available!
Contact me for details if you have any questions.
Reservation form link - https://www.cognitoforms.com/AccentOnTravel1/travelingtexansreservationform
Cindy Peck[masked]

Costa Rican Rainforest Adventure!

Parque Nacional 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:

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 2nd Guest from Galveston!!

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 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]
Cindy Peck, Organizer

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