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Portugal and Its Islands - May 15-27, 2021

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Portugal & Its Islands: May 15-27, 2021 $2,549 pp double plus air $3,349 Single plus air Prices guaranteed thru Sept. 30 This is a fantastic way to discover Portugal thru a guided tour, including Lisbon, the Estoril Coast, the Azorean Island of St. Michael and the island of Madeira. See itinerary below. Please email me at [masked] and I’ll send you a more detailed itinerary that will wow you, plus more info about deposits, timing of that, etc. List your other key questions, too, and I’ll respond to those as well. Day 1: Overnight Flight Day 2: Lisbon, Portugal ­ Tour Begins Day 3: Lisbon ­ Belem ­ Lisbon Day 4: Lisbon ­ Sintra ­ Cascais ­ Estoril ­ Lisbon . Day 5: Lisbon ­ St. Michael, Azores ­ Ponta Delgada Day 6: Terra Nostra Botanical Park ­ Furnas Valley ­ Ponta Delgada Day 7: Ponta Delgada Day 8: Sete Cidades ­ Ribeira Grande ­ Nordeste ­ Ponta Delgada Day 9: Ponta Delgada ­ Funchal, Madeira Day 10: Funchal Day 11: Funchal ­ Monte ­ Câmara de Lobos ­ Porto Moniz ­ Funchal Day 12: Funchal ­ Lisbon. PLEASE ALSO VISIT MYPLANETJOURNEY.COM FOR MORE INFO ABOUT MY TRAVEL COMPANY, WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE WORLD OF TRAVEL AND MANY TRAVEL OFFERS. PLEASE SIGN UP AS A CLIENT LEAD IN THE WHY CRUISE PLANNERS TAB SO YOU CAN RECEIVE REGULAR UPDATES AND NEW OFFERS.


A TASTE OF THE DANUBE - WAS MAY 6, 2020 NOW JUNE 2, 2021 From only $2,209 **Updated April 8, 2020 Limited Space - Small Group - Hurry! Join us on our first 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 Envision, which is one of Avalon's newest ships and it is quite intimate with 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. Hosted by Ed Howard Our special negotiated prices start at $2,209 per person for river view suites. Private balcony upgrades start from $493 additional. Taxes, fees and port expenses are $78 pp additional. Special single supplement pricing from only $358 additional if you choose to have your own room. $899 Round Trip Air "LAX" is also available for this trip. A refundable deposit of only $250 per person will hold your room with the remainder due by February 1, 2020 . 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. 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.

Seine River Tour -- May or June, 2021

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7-NIGHT CRUISE “IMPRESSIONS OF THE SEINE AND PARIS” Add Pre- or Post-Cruise Land Program CRUISE FROM : Paris to Le Havre Discover the most renowned sites in Paris as well as sites memorialized by famous Impressionist painters along France’s Seine River. Meander through the renowned gardens of Château d’Ambleville and visit Monet’s home and gardens in Giverny. Indulge in Norman chocolate, cheese and cider and enhance your best self on guided bike tours through charming cities like Vernon. With fairytale castles, châteaux and idyllic scenery at every turn, this cruise is sure to inspire your own art – or at least conjure beautiful memories and dreams for years to come! COUNTRIES: France RIVERS: Seine DEPARTS: May 20, June 3 or June 17, 2021 PRICING: Starting at $4,099 per person, including air fare Airfare Included for 2021 Seine River-Paris Cruises! • Air fare included for both guests who make a reservation with a $600 deposit by September 30! • Air departures from LAX • Smaller, boutique-style boats…average 150 guests • No changes or cancellations permitted. If so, $200 penalty applies, but this can be avoided by purchasing cancellation insurance. • If the river tour company cancels the trip, customers get either 100% refund, or 115% value toward future cruise. • Contact Randy Nichols for further details, at [masked]. • Please visit my website at myplanetjourney.com for info on lots of great travel offers. You can view many travel brochures for land, sea and river tours by going to my web page and scrolling to the bottom…find and click on Travel Brochures. Please sign up as a Client Lead under the Why Cruise Planners tab, to receive notifications of great travel offers, news about travel, etc.

London and Paris- June 9-16, 2021

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London-Paris: June 9-16, 2021 $2,699 pp Double plus air $3,549 Single plus air From cosmopolitan London to romantic Paris, see the best of the world's most captivating cities. To help make the most of your getaway, unpack just once in each city. Enjoy a leisurely­ paced journey with plenty of time for independent exploration. Please email me at [masked] and I’ll send you a more detailed itinerary, plus more info about deposits, timing of that, etc. List your other key questions, and provide your phone # and I’ll respond to those as well. Pre Night: Leonardo Royal Hotel London Tower Bridge The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel redefines luxury accommodation within the famous Tower Bridge district. The Grange Tower Bridge incorporates renewable solar and photovoltaic panels, and has an on­site borehole to reduce water consumption – making it an eco­friendly resort hotel. Day 1: Overnight Flight Day 2: London, England ­ Tour Begins Your tour opens in London, the United Kingdom's dynamic capital. This evening, get a taste of contemporary British fare as you join your new mates for a meal highlighting London’s culinary renaissance. Day 3: London Join a local expert for a day in London. Begin with a panoramic tour highlighting the must­sees, including Trafalgar Square, the Tower of London, Big Ben, Kensington and Knightsbridge. Stop by Harrods, the most iconic department store in all of London, capping your morning off with a visit to the lively Borough Market. This afternoon, it’s your choice! Take a guided tour of St. Paul’s Cathedral ­OR­ travel back in time and visit Shakespeare’s Globe, a reproduction of the Elizabethan era theater nestled on the banks of the Thames. The evening is yours to do as you wish Day 4: London After a hearty breakfast, enjoy a day to explore at your leisure. You may take an optional excursion to Windsor Castle. Originally built to guard the city of London, Windsor Castle has been the home of kings and queens for nine centuries and is the oldest royal residence still in use today Day 5: London ­ Eurostar Train ­ Paris, France Today, you’re on to Paris! Hop aboard the Eurostar High Speed Train to get there in just two hours. A sophisticated metropolis of style and culture, Paris’ bustling city streets are filled with colorful history, fascinating museums, renowned monuments and grand theatres. Begin your afternoon by visiting the hilltop arrondissement of Montmartre, home to the iconic Sacré­Cœur. Explore this charming corner of the city and toast your arrival with a private wine tasting and visit to one of Paris’s ‘hidden vineyards’. Tonight, enjoy a special dinner at the legendary Paradis Latin,* the city’s oldest cabaret theatre, complete with wine, champagne and a captivating show. Day 6: Paris Start your day by taking in the most iconic sights of Paris on a panoramic city tour. With your local guide, see the Arc de Triomphe, Champs­Elysees, Notre Dame Cathedral, Place de la Concorde, and the bustling Place Vendome. You may choose an optional guided tour at the famous Louvre Museum,** indulge in some of the world's best shopping on the Champs­Elysees, or simply do as the Parisians do and sit at a sidewalk café and watch the beauty that is Paris go by. Day 7: Paris Be romanced by Paris – today is yours for the taking. Perhaps you will join an optional excursion to Louis XIV’s magnificent Palace and Gardens of Versailles** and relive history as you walk through the various rooms of the State Apartments, including the famous Hall of Mirrors. Tonight, enjoy an exclusive dinner at the Eiffel Tower, featuring French cuisine and breathtaking views. End the day with a romantic Seine River cruise set against Paris’ glittering skyline. Day 8: Paris ­ Tour Ends You depart today, but London and Paris will remain in your heart forever PLEASE GO TO MYPLANETJOURNEY.COM AND SIGN UP AS A CLIENT LEAD IN THE WHY CRUISE PLANNERS TAB TO RECEIVE REGULAR UPDATES AND NEW OFFERS.

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