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Welcome to Travel Seekers ~ Worldwide Adventures (Charleston), a national travel and social organization designed to support women and men of all ages who like to connect, engage, travel and explore the world; we currently have two (2) regional travel groups created to support everyone from all walks of life, backgrounds, and ages -- if you enjoy traveling but may not have a travel partner, you can join our group and not feel alone or excluded.

We will be traveling together to fun and exciting destinations around the globe in a safe, supportive atmosphere. We'll enjoy sharing adventures along the way of exciting new cuisines, learning about new cultures, experiencing all the sights and sounds of new countries, all the while with 'new' friends that you'll meet in our group.

Whether you are single, married, or have a family . . . regardless of your budget, there will be opportunities for everyone to travel! The main motivation for establishing this group is to provide an opportunity for people of all ages to build and foster lasting friendships with others. There are so many great benefits to traveling with a group ~ for one thing . . . you are NOT traveling alone! You get to make new friends, you get to take advantage of discounted group rates, benefits and perks. If you're single we'll work to match you up with a roommate to save the additional single supplement costs, and lastly, you get to travel the world and experience all that life has to offer!

Is there someplace on your 'Bucket List' that you're dying to check off? Is there a place around the globe that is a 'must see' on your travel list? We are open to any and all suggestions for travel destinations ~ If you can Dream It - We can Get You There! We are two sisters that are travel planners and have extensively traveled the world. We will create the majority of travel opportunities for the group; we'll take care of all the travel planning details and activities so just leave the planning to us and grab your passport for your next travel adventure!

If you are an adult who enjoys traveling, socializing, and networking in a positive atmosphere, we would love to have you join our group . . . what are you waiting for? As the old proverb goes "The More, The Merrier"! TO TRAVEL IS TO LIVE ~ WHERE DO YOU WANT TO GO NEXT?

Disclaimer: Travel Seekers is 100% committed to a positive social network of women and men. We have zero tolerance to whiners, complainers, negative attitudes, rudeness to other travel partners, profanity, or overall detractors to our group's well being during our travels or meet-ups. Members and participants/guests assume all risks in connection with activities, you are solely responsible for your own self, and travel insurance is always highly recommended. The organizers, event hosts, and travel club are released from any and all forms of liability for personal injury, property damage, or death related to Travel Seekers events and travel trips. Travel Seekers does not maintain any type of insurance policies applicable to members or guests.

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WE'RE HEADED TO ALASKA THIS SEPT. 2019 - WANT TO GO? Space Available

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SAVE SOME MONEY . . . ** ADD'L $$ DISCOUNT OFF BALCONY & INSIDE CABINS. ** LOOKING FOR SOLO TRAVELERS -- WE HAVE SOME LADIES LOOKING FOR A ROOMMATE . . . ARE YOU INTERESTED? CHECK IT OUT: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7ZnMljTTx8 HI TRAVEL SEEKERS . . . THE WAIT IS OVER!!! OUR 7-NIGHT ALASKA GLACIER CRUISE IS READY FOR BOOKING FOR THIS SEPTEMBER 6 - 13, 2019. THE ITINERARY IS: * SEATTLE, WASHINGTON * FUN DAY AT SEA * KETCHIKAN, ALASKA * ENDICOTT ARM & DAWES GLACIER * JUNEAU, ALASKA * SKAGWAY, ALASKA * ALASKA INSIDE PASSAGE * FUN DAY AT SEA * VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA * VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA EMAIL ME AT [masked] FOR A BROCHURE WITH ALL THE DETAILS/PRICING/INFORMATION. WE ONLY HAVE 8 CABINS AVAILABLE . . . DON'T HESITATE IF YOU WANT TO BE ON THIS ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME "BUCKET LIST" TRIP. PRICING IS BASED ON PP/DOUBLE-OCCUPANCY; IF YOU NEED A ROOMMATE LET US KNOW, WE'LL WORK TO MATCH YOU UP IF NEEDED. CHEERS! TERESA & LINDA, TRAVEL SEEKERS

UPDATE: A FEW SPOTS STILL LEFT! 7 Night Tuscany Private Villa - 17 BEDROOMS

UPDATE . . . FEW SPOTS STILL LEFT! [masked] FOR INFO OR TO BOOK! - 7 nights in a 17 bedroom private villa in Tuscany - Visit the cities of Florence, Sienna, San Gimignano, and Panzano - 7 continental breakfasts at villa - 6 dinners (3 private chef dinners, 1 winery dinner, 1 light dinner at villa, 1 cooking class) - 4 lunches (2 lunches at local restaurants, 2 light lunches at villa) - 3 winery visits with tastings. - Roundtrip group transfer from the Florence Airport (FLR) to our villa - A mandatory $100 cash tip will be collected in addition to the trip price to cover the private chefs, maids, motorcoach drivers, and tour guides - Does not include airfare to and/or from the Florence Airport (FLR) - $2,999 per person double occupancy, $3,299 single occupancy in a single room, and $3,499 single occupancy in a double room if paying by check. Credit cards carry a fee of 2.9% + .30 per payment. Complimentary roommate matching for complete non-smokers. Rooms are first come. - Deposit is a non-refundable $1,000 double occupancy; $1,300 single occupancy twin; $1,500 single occupancy double. 09/14/19 (Arrival Day / Private Chef Dinner) Group transfer departing the Florence Airport (FLR) at 2:30 PM. Should you miss our transfer you will need to make your way to our villa at your own cost. Our private chef will prepare us with a delicious Tuscan dinner that night. 09/15/19 (Panzano Wine Festival) Today we visit a wine festival in Panzano. That night a light dinner will be served. 09/16/19 (Winery School / San Gimignano / Private Chef Dinner) We'll get an education on Tuscan wines and enjoy a wine tasting and samples of some local food at a winery school Then we'll visit the beautiful medieval town of San Gimignano where you can enjoy time on your own wandering the narrow streets and even taste a world-champion gelateria. Another amazing meal from our private chef for dinner. 09/17/19 (Florence Guided Tour / Lunch) We'll visit sites such as Il Duomo, Ponte Vecchio, and Piazza della Signoria after a stop to view the Statue of David in the Accademia Gallery. We'll dine on an included lunch before we set you loose to enjoy some free time. Dinner is on your own before we meet back up to head home. 09/18/19 (Winery Tours & Winery Dinner) Today we'll visit two amazing Tuscan wineries where we'll have guided tours of their properties. We'll taste 3 wines at our first stop and at our second winery we'll enjoy a 4 course Tuscan dinner paired with wine. 09/19/19 (Cooking Class) This morning we'll have some time at our villa to relax. Later that day we'll enjoy a cooking class at the villa where we'll learn how to prepare some great Tuscan dishes and enjoy what is cooked. 09/20/19 (Siena Guided Tour / Lunch / Private Chef Dinner) We'll head to Siena where we'll have a tour of the city with our local guide. Be amazed at the Piazza del Campo and hear about the famous Palio Horse Race that takes place twice a year. Take in other wonderful sites of this picturesque city before we dine on an included lunch at a restaurant near the city center. Tonight we end our trip with a Farewell Dinner from our private chef. 09/21/18 (Departure Day) Today is our departure day and our transfer will leave the villa at 8:00 AM to head to the Florence Airport (FLR) for a 9:30 AM arrival. If you leave at another time during the day you will have to pay for your own transportation. We are required to check out of the villa no later than 10:00 AM. NOTES The accommodations, activities, and other inclusions and/or their order may change and/or be cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control and/or for any other reason we deem necessary. In the event this occurs, we will try our best to arrange similar accommodations, activities, and other inclusions. Some parts of this trip requires extensive walking (5 miles or more over the course of the day as well as uphill/downhill climbing on cobblestone or non-stable pathways).

Iceland Exploration - SOLD OUT!

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Contact Teresa Pitts at [masked] or (843)[masked] to book. - Onsite host onsite during the trip. - 5 nights accommodations with breakfast. - Roundtrip transfers from Reykjavik Airport to our hotel. - Tours and admissions for all attractions listed. - Buffet lunch at Hotel Geysir. - A visit to the Blue Lagoon. - All taxes, fees, surcharges, and currency fluctuations. - Tips for all tour guides and bus drivers. - The prices below do not include airfare to and/or from arrival and departure cities. - The price for this trip is $1,799 per person double occupancy, $2,399 single occupancy if paying by check. If paying by credit card, there is a fee of 2.9% + .30 per payment. Complimentary roommate matching for complete non-smokers. - Deposit is a non-refundable $700 double occupancy, $1,400 single occupancy. 10/27/19 (Sunday) - Arrival Day / Airport To Hotel Transfer / Group Welcome Get Together Dinner Enjoy complimentary transportation aboard the Flybus to our group hotel. Spend the day relaxing and taking in the sites. We'll have an optional after breakfast walk and tour of downtown Reykjavik. We'll meet up that night for a Welcome Get Together Dinner. Note - Flights arrive early into Iceland so our hotel room might not be ready upon our arrival. If not, you will be able to store your luggage at the hotel. We also have breakfast that first day. 10/28/19 (Monday) - Reykjavík Grand Excursion / Northern Lights The Reykjavík Grand Excursion is a detailed and comprehensive introduction to Reykjavik's past and present. We visit Hallgrímskirkja church, one of Iceland´s most impressive landmarks; The Pearl, with its fabulous viewing deck; Reykjavík City Hall, with its striking raised-relief map of Iceland (when available); and pass by Höfði House, where Reagan and Gorbachev met in 1986 to begin the process of ending the Cold War. We also drive through the city centre, and the harbour area. Later that night, we'll enjoy our Northern Lights Tour. - This tour is depending on weather and sightings are not guaranteed. 10/29/19 (Tuesday) - FREE DAY Enjoy a free day to explore on your own or with other members of the group. 10/30/19 (Wednesday) - Golden Circle Tour The Golden Circle needs little introduction: it includes some Iceland’s most stunning sights. You will see the hot spring Strokkur shoot a column of water up to 30 meters (98 ft.) into the air every 4-8 minutes – a thrilling experience that just never gets old. We also visit the magnificent Gullfoss (Golden Falls) waterfall, created where the river Hvítá tumbles and plunges into a crevice some 32 m (105 ft.) deep. Our tour also includes the historical and geological wonder that is Þingvellir National Park, where the American and Eurasian tectonic plates are pulling apart at a rate of a few centimeters per year. We'll have an amazing buffet lunch at the Hotel Geysir. 10/31/19 (Thursday) - Blue Lagoon Visit What visit to Iceland would be complete without a visit to the famous Blue Lagoon, a not to be missed attraction. Nothing can be compared to the the unique experience to soak up the scenic beauty and enjoy breathing the clean, fresh air while relaxing in the warm geothermal seawater. 11/01/19 (Friday) - Departure Day, Hotel To Airport Transfer Checkout time is noon and you'll be provider a transfer ticket to the airport aboard the FlyBus. NOTES Depending on the size of our group, some of our activities may be part of a larger public tour group. If we get enough people we will have our own private motorcoach for all tours. The hotel, activities, and/or their order may change and/or be cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control. In the event this happens, we will try our best to make similar accommodations or changes. Some parts of this trip requires extensive walking (5 - 8 miles over the course of the day as well as uphill/downhill climbing on cobblestone or non stable pathways).

Dubai

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Contact Teresa Pitts at [masked] or (843)[masked] to book. - Onsite host onsite during the trip. - 7 nights accommodations with breakfast in Dubai. - Tours and admissions for all attractions listed on the itinerary. - Roundtrip Dubai International Airport (DXB) to Dubai hotel transfer. - Tips for all tour guides and motorcoach drivers. - All taxes, fees, surcharges, and currency fluctuations. - The prices below do not include airfare to and/or from arrival and departure cities. - The price for this trip is $1,799 per person double occupancy, $2,499 single occupancy if paying by check. If paying by credit card, there is a fee of 2.9% + 0.30 per transaction. Price is subject to change any time. - Our complimentary roommate matching service will match you up with a roommate as long as you're a complete non-smoker and you book at least 120 days prior to the trip. Don't let not having a roommate keep you from going on this amazing trip! - Deposit is a non-refundable $700 double occupancy, $1,400 single occupancy. To book, please contact Paul at [masked] or (571)[masked]. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 11/10/19 (Sunday) - Arrival Day (Dubai) You can schedule your flight to arrive anytime today and a transfer to our hotel will be provided. Please note that many flights don't arrive until late at night or after midnight. Your transfer driver will meet you at the airport and the Never Travel Solo host will meet you upon arrival at the hotel. NOTE If you do get an early flight your hotel room may not be ready for check in until 3:00 PM. If your room is not ready. the hotel can hold your luggage. 11/11/19 (Monday) - City Tour (Dubai) Our half day tour will include a quick stop to snap photos of the Burj Al-Arab, the sail-shaped hotel on its own artificial island. From there we venture into the old town district, ride an ‘abra’ water taxi across Dubai Creek, and then finish with a visit to the Deira Spice Souk and free time to explore the Gold Souk. 11/12/19 (Tuesday) - Abu Dhabi (Dubai) A full day tour that includes lunch. We'll take in the breathtaking Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and spend some time at Heritage Village, with its reconstructed oasis village and souk. Our arrival into the city will be along the Corniche Road. 11/13/19 (Wednesday) - FREE DAY / Dinner Cruise (Dubai) Explore Dubai on your own or with your new friends. We'll meet back at the hotel around 6:00 PM. We'll have a dinner cruise featuring an international buffet taking in the sites of the Dubai Marina area. 11/14/19 (Thursday) - Dubai Mall / At The Top Burj Khalifa (Dubai) Today we'll take the Dubai public Metro to visit the Dubai Mall, one of the largest malls in the world. Afterwards, we'll enjoy the At The Top tour at Burj Khalifa, the highest building the world. 11/15/19 (Friday) - Desert Safari (Dubai) Enjoy some free time before our afternoon desert safari. We'll have a bbq dinner provided. 11/16/19 (Saturday) - (Dubai) Today is our departure day and you're free to schedule your flight to leave any time. Please note most flights don't leave until midnight or later so an extra day of hotel has been included. A transfer to the airport will be provided. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- NOTES Depending on the size of our group, some of our activities may be part of a larger public tour group. The hotel, activities, and/or their order may change and/or be cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control. In the event this happens, we will try our best to make similar accommodations or changes. Some parts of this trip requires extensive walking (5 - 8 miles over the course of the day as well as uphill/downhill climbing on cobblestone or non stable pathways).

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