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Classical Music Cruise May 1 – 15, 2015 (15 days)

Classical Music CruiseGeorge Zukerman, OC, OBC conducts a unique Danube cruise featuring a rich cultural program designed to enthrall lovers of music, travel and European history. Our 15-day feast for the senses includes three nights in each Prague and Vienna, and seven aboard the luxurious river cruise ship AMADolce, with musical performances both on board and in some of the great performance halls of Europe.

Prague – Regensburg – Vilshofen – Passau – Linz – Melk – Duernstein – Bratislava – Budapest – Vienna


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Ultimate African Safari: Kenya, Tanzania & Uganda Apr 21 – May 5/12, 2014 (15/22 days)

Ultimate African SafariStunning diverse landscapes, exotic wildlife and incredible experiences can be expected every day of this fabulous safari! From the source of the world's longest river to the slopes of it's highest free-standing mountain, and every savannah and rainforest in between, Africa offers peak experiences you won't find anywhere else! Enjoy encounters with pygmies, Masai, game drives with the opportunity to see all of the most sought-after big game, and the rare chance to see chimps and Mountain Gorillas. This beautiful region of Africa and its incredible inhabitants will take your breath away!

Nairobi – Aberdares – Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara – Serengeti – Ngorongoro – Lake Mburo – Bwindi – Kampala – Mabira – Jinja – Lake Victoria – Ngamba – Entebbe


Spectacular Spain & Portugal and Spain & Portugal Douro River Cruise May 12 – 28, 2014 (17 days)

Spain and Portugal Tour & Douro River CruiseExplore Spain & Portugal's alluring sites and cities while savouring their vibrant cultures and colours! After the first week spent exploring the East and Central Spain, these tours diverge: either continue on a rich and fascinating itinerary to the Moorish-influenced South, Gibraltar and Portugal... or settle back in luxury aboard AMA Waterways' new river cruise ship, to enjoy gourmet meals and local wines as the scenery unfolds before you.

Barcelona – Figueres – Cadaques – Zaragoza – Madrid – Alcala de Henares – Toledo – Cordoba – Granada – Costa del Sol – Gibraltar – Sevilla – El Rocio – Algarve – Lisbon

Barcelona – Figueres – Cadaques – Zaragoza – Madrid – Porto – Regua – Barca d'Alva – Salamanca – Figueria de Castelo Rodrigo – Pinhao – Bitetos – Lisbon


Russian Waterways Cruise September 19 - 30, 2014 (12 days)

Russian WaterwaysEnjoy 10 nights cruising the Volga-Baltic waterway aboard the newly outfitted river cruise ship Sergey Rakhmaninov. An entrancing view into a fascinating country previously cloaked in mystery by the Iron Curtain, this is an incredible opportunity to experience Russia's fascinating culture, history, and breathtaking artistic gems - such as the Museum of Icons at Kirillov Monastery, and Kizhi Island's stunning 22-domed wooden church built without a single nail. A wonderful, secure and restful way to see all the cultural riches of this region, from Moscow's gilded treasures through storybook villages to glorious St. Petersburg!

Moscow – Uglich – Yaroslavl – Goritsy – Kizhi – Mandrogi – St. Petersburg


SPECIAL INTEREST: MILITARY HISTORY & VETERANS

Italian Campaign: 70th Anniversary of Breaking the Hitler Line May 14 – 26, 2014 (13 days)

Italian Campaign: 70th Anniversary of Breaking the Hitler LineFrom Rome to Venice, two of the world's most beautiful and historic cities, we follow the route of Canada'a troops through the stunning Italian countryside on the 70th anniversary of the breaking of the Hitler Line. With historians and local guides to enrich our understanding of the area's military and cultural history, we'll have unique opportunities to engage with residents and veterans and take part in special commemorative events. An extraordinary and deeply touching way to connect the past and present, keeping memories alive. Anyone interested in Canadian military history and the wonderful culture and people of Italy should not miss this unique opportunity!

Rome – Monte Cassino – Pontecorvo – Roccasecca – Pofi – Cepran – Frosinone – San Pietro – Ortona – San Marino – Villanova – Ravenna – Venice


70th Anniversary D-Day Commemoration & 100th Anniversary WWI Memorial Tour May 27 – June 10, 2014 70th Anniversary of D-Day & 100th Anniversary of WWI (15 days)

Take part in the official ceremonies commemorating the 70th Anniversary of D-Day and revisit significant sites on what will be a touching and interesting journey through the beautiful French countryside. Hosted by a military historian to provide special insights and context for our visits, our group will enjoy numerous special events, access and unique opportunites to talk to locals and those affected by the fighting and intervening decades of recovery.

Paris – Reims – Verdun – Cambrai – Valenciennes – Mons– Arras – Ieper – Calais – Wimereux – Dieppe – Caen – Normandy


PPCLI 100th Anniversary Private Returns Tour Apr. 29 – May 19, 2015 (8-21 day options)

PPCLI 100th Anniversary Private Returns TourIn Spring 2015 join members of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, their friends and relatives to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the PPCLI on this memorable tour of Western Europe. We'll explore fascinating and evocative sites significant in the involvement of the Canadian Military in the Western European theatre, including a number of special events bringing members of the Regiment past and present together, with a highlight being the official commemoration ceremonies in Frezenberg, Belgium.

London – Frogmore – Brookwood – Winchester – Lille – Ieper – Frezenberg – Arras – Vimy – Cologne – Hemer – Frankfurt – Soest – Iserlohn – Deilinghofen – Kassel – Fulda – Koblenz – Rhine Gorge – Lahr – Baden – Hugelsheim – Riquewihr – Alsace – Strasbourg – Paris


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Uganda: Natural Beauty & Wildlife

Bwindi Forest silverback gorillaExperience a cultural safari in Uganda, less well-known than its famous cousins to the south but no less impressive. We visit a number of parks and game farms where you'll see wildlife at its very best, and travel through majectic landscapes and small villages. As the highlight we have a chance to be close to the incredible gorillas - an experience of a lifetime!

This special tour will be restricted to a small group of 12-14 people maximum, so if you're interested in more information, contact us today! The small group size minimizes our impact on the fragile flora and fauna, and will allow us closer ugandan wildlife groupinteraction with the wonderful culture.

Includes accommodation, transportation, guides, most meals, and fees (for Gorilla trek, etc.)

Interested in this destination? Groups start at just 4 travelers. Please contact us by phone or email for information.

 

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TOUR CALENDAR

African Safari
Apr 21 – May 5/12, 2014

Spain & Portugal and Spain & Portugal Cruise
May 12 – 28, 2014

Italy Veterans
May 14 – 26, 2014

70th D-Day & 100th WWI Memorial
May 27 - Jun 10, 2014

Russia Cruise
Sep 19 – 30, 2014


PPCLI 100th Anniversary Tour
Apr 29 - May 19, 2015

Classical Music Cruise
May 1 – 15, 2015


Uganda Cultural Safari
various times


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