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Join us this Summer for a GEM Colombia experience! Travel dates will be Aug 12 - 18, 2020, and time will be split between Medellin and Cartagena. *Join the Facebook Colombia travel event to stay up to date on all details: https://www.facebook.com/events/712908822558300/?ti=cl COST: based on double occupancy Land/Air (Int'l and inner country flight incl): $2060pp - $230/month beg Nov 1 Land Only (inner country flight incl): $1310pp - $150/month beg Nov 1 COST AS FOLLOWS: Deposit (100% Fully refundable thru Dec 1): $250 Land/Air Pkg $150 Land Only * Incl. inner-country flights, airport/hotel transportation, 6 nights in Luxury accommodations w/daily buffet breakfast, plus a group party boat cruise. All other scheduled tours will be optional, and extra cost. PAYMENT DUE DATES: Trip payment due in full by July 5th. Tour payments due in full by August 5th. HOW TO PAY: 1. CashApp $gemstravel 2. Zelle/QuickPay by using [masked] 3. PayPal "Friends and Family" option by using [masked]. * If using PayPal "Goods/Services" or paying by check or credit card, fees of 3%+ will be added back to your travel invoice. CANCELLATION POLICY * Now through April 1st: full refund less $100 for all travelers (Land/Air and Land Only) * April 2nd - April 15th: full refund less initial deposit of $230 for Land/Air or $150 for Land Only * April 16th - May 15th: full refund less 25% of trip cost * May 16th - June 15th: full refund less 50% of trip cost * After June 16th: NO REFUNDS ALLOWED NOTE: In the event the flights are cancelled by the airline or the trip is impacted by border closures, refunds will be based on the refund policies of the vendors (i.e. Airline, Hotel, Transportation, Tour Agency) In cases of available replacement guest, cancellation terms and conditions may or may not apply FURTHER NOTE: Considering the current state of affairs as it relates to the travel and tourism industry, trip dates are subject to change. If this is the case, advance notice will be provided. If the GEM Founder deems it necessary to cancel the vacation to Colombia, full "monetary" refunds will be allowed ONLY for all existing travelers that remain signed up at time of cancellation by Founder. This is NOT an option for travelers that cancelled in advance of notification from the GEM Founder and/or GEM Finance Manager. In case of trip postponement, only "travel credits" will be awarded. Those travelers that choose to purchase travel insurance will be able to submit claims separately for "monetary" refunds. In matters beyond our immediate control, the cancellation policy will be subject to change and you will be notified of any changes. TRAVEL INFO: After lots of research, we will be visiting Medellin and Cartagena w/an optional day trip(s) to San Basilio de Palenque or Rosario Islands. We will spend 3 nights in Medellin, and 3 nights in Cartagena.
Nov 28-Dec 2, 5 days/4 nights Ambergris Caye/San Pedro island PAYMENT/DEPOSIT INSTRUCTIONS $1800 Land and Air $1200 Land Only * Cost includes transfers from Belize City to Ambergris Caye (air or ferry boat) plus $100 tour credits, based on double occupancy $180/month Feb 1-Nov 1 for Land & Air $120/month Feb 1-Nov 1 for Land Only Send deposits via Zelle, Chase ePay or PayPal friends and family option using email: [masked] * Credit card payment accepted at additional 5% fee ($1260 or $1890 total). Email me directly for instructions Let's continue our Thanksgiving vacation on the island of San Pedro/Ambergris Caye in Belize! Dates are subject to change for the wknd listed after Thanksgiving or the following wknd, and resort negotiations are underway! Cost to stay at approx $1800 with flight from DFW, transfers to the island and tour credits. Land only projected at $1200. RSVP to the event if you want to stay up to date on progress and final details. Unfortunately, with the ongoing earthquakes in Puerto Rico, I need to tentatively place that country on hold. Thanks for beinga valued GEM Member!