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Welcome to the Travel Group Newsletter setting out the Trips on offer.    Full details of all the Trips mentioned here can be seen on our Webpage at   www.u3amoraira-teulada.org/travel

PLEASE NOTE THAT MONIES PAID FOR TRIPS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE UNLESS WE CAN RE-SELL THE CANCELLED PLACES OR THE TRAVEL GROUP CANCELS THE TRIP WHEN ALL MONIES WILL BE REFUNDED.

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT PAYMENT FOR TRIPS CAN ONLY BE MADE BY CASH OR CHEQUE. 

PAYPAL, CARD PAYMENTS OR BANK TRANSFER ONLY INCREASE THE WORK LOAD OF THE TRAVEL GROUP.  CHEQUE OR CASH HAS BEEN THE METHOD OF PAYMENT SINCE THE TRAVEL GROUP STARTED SOME EIGHT YEARS AGO AND HAS PROVED VERY SUCCESSFUL

 

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DAY TRIPS

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Day Trip to

Concentaina

- Monday 31st October 2016 -

 The Spanish, as we know, love to celebrate all occasions in style and every year to celebrate All Hallows' Eve the town of Concentaina.  With it's enormous market with a display area and many stalls selling local produce, craft items and food. 

COST €15 PER PERSON

BECAUSE OF DEMAND THERE WILL NOW BE THREE BUSES ON THIS TRIP SO IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN JOINING US PLEASE EMAIL ANNE cattleanne@gmail.com

 

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Valencia 5

 VALENCIA SHOPPING TRIP

  Wednesday16th November 2016

 

cost per person €10

 

For more information go to the Travel Web page or email Carol at carol.mantle@hotmail.com

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170111 Ikea & Murcia

- IKEA Shopping Trip -

Wednesday 11th January 2017

 

IKEA and the Centro Comercial Nueva Condomina at Murcia

also there is the possibility of taking the tram into Murcia

Cost €10 per person...

 

For more information go to the Travel Web page or email Carol at carol.mantle@hotmail.com

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OVERNIGHT TRIPS

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Christmas Market

Christmas Shopping in

 Barcelona

29th November to 2nd December 2016

- 4 days and 3 nights -

After the Trip in November 2015 we were asked to repeat a Christmas Shopping Trip.   We are planning to be in Barcelona when they turn on the Christmas Lights celebrating the festive season. You will have the option of sightseeing and shopping in the numerous large stores and in the Christmas Markets in the City.  ONLY 8 PLACES AVAILABLE

 

Cost per person is €235

and will include Bed & Breakfast at a four star hotel, situated

within 5 to 10 minutes off Las Ramblas.

Price also includes and evening meal in the centre of Barcelona on the last night of our stay. The night of the meal is subject to change, emails will be sent out specifying the changes.

Single supplement will be €75.

For more information go to the Travel Web page or email Carol at carol.mantle@hotmail.com

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Cambodia & Vietnam

February/March 2017

30 days, 29 nights

The trip will include sightseeing in the places listed below plus much more

 

1 night Madrid, 2 nights Bangkok, 4 nights Siem Reap and 1 night Banteay Chhmar (or 5 nights Siem Reap), 1 night Phnom Penh, 1 night Chau Doc, 1 night Can Tho, 2 nights Ho Chi Minh City, 2 nights Dalat, 2 nights Hoi An, 2 nights Hue, 2 nights Mai Chau, 1 night Ninh Binh, 2 nights Halong Bay cruise, 3 nights Hanoi

 

The cost of the trip will be approximately €3,300

The single room supplement will be approximately €1000.

This Trip is FULL but we are taking a reserve list.

For more information go to the Travel Web page or email Norman at normanpeterken@hotmail.com

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170500 Jerez Trip May 2017 Date to be advised

Jerez horse show, Cadiz, Ronda, Seville & Granada

May 2017 Actual Date to be advised

- 6 days 5 nights

 

On numerous occasions we have requests to visit equestrian events so it is hoped that this trip will satisfy that request but also give other members an opportunity of visiting other cultural attractions in Spain

 We will be based in Jerez for four nights and on our return to Moraira we will spend one night in a hotel in Granada giving an opportunity of visiting that famous city. Whilst in Jerez we will have excursions to Cadiz, Seville, Ronda and the possibility of visiting a natural Wetland area. The highlight of this trip will be the Horse Fair in Jerez.  In the fairground itself there is a fantastic light display that is seen nowhere else in Spain.  There will be  Excursions to Cadiz and Ronda.   A visit to Seville 

The cost per person will be €595

Single room supplement: €150.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE TO THE TRAVEL GROUP WEBPAGE.

To secure a place please pay a deposit of 60 euros per person at the Travel Desk at the next general meeting.

If you are unable to get to a General Meeting please contact Carol Mantle  carol.mantle@hotmail.com

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Croatia Cruise plus Overland Excursion

10th to 30th September 2017

21 days, 20 nights

 

Leaders: Norman Peterken and Carol Mantle

Barcelona 1 night, Opatija 3 nights, Plitvice 2 nights, Croatia cruise 14 nights

 

MV President is a 47 metre ship with 12 cabins on deck and 8 cabins with porthole below deck.  All cabins are air-conditioned and are en suite with a shower.  The ship has an air-conditioned lounge and a sun deck.

The boat is usually moored at a harbour overnight and, cruises to the next location during the morning with tourist visits taking place during the afternoon.  

The cost of the trip in a cabin on deck will be approximately €2,650.

The cost of the trip in a cabin below deck will be approximately €2,400

The single room supplement will be approximately €1,050.  Assistance can be provided in arranging a room share.

To secure a place on this trip, please pay a deposit of €400, plus membership if needed, at the Travel Desk at the next general meeting.

For more information go to the Travel Web page or email Norman at normanpeterken@hotmail.com

 

 

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Travel Group Coordinator

If you would like to go on a particular trip but feel you might be unable to take part, e.g. because of walking difficulties, please make contact with a Travel Group member and we will do our best to accommodate you.

The Travel Newsletters are compiled by Carol Mantle, Travel Group Coordinator, and distributed by Pat Clarke, Membership Secretary. If you do not wish to receive these Newsletters, please contact Pat. Membership Secretary

 You are receiving this Travel Newsletter because you are a fully paid up member of our U3A and have provided us with your email address. If you know someone who is a member but does not have a computer, please pass the information to them.

 For further information on any of the above trips, please contact the appropriate member of the Travel Group.

Travel Group members are Carol Mantle, Norman Peterken, Anne Cattle, Pamela Powell, Linda West and Yvonne Osborne.

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