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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.

 

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DAY TRIPS

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Sagunto fortifications

Sagunto & St. Joseph's

Caves in Vall d'Uixo

- day trip -

The First Trip on the 5th October is full there is now a second trip going on:

 Thursday 19th Oct. there

are 20 places still available

The cost of this trip will include: the coach to and from Moraira, tourist train in Sagunto guided tour of castle and amphitheatre, 3 Course Lunch and a boat trip through the caves

 

Cost: €45 per person

 

To book a place on the trip come to the Travel Desk at the next meeting or email lynnclark0403@gmail.com 

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Day Trip Valencia

Bioparc in the Centre of Valencia City

Tuesday 10th October 2017

 

The Valencia Bioparc is split into three main sections. There are no cages in the Bioparc. Barriers are created naturally using rocks, rivers and bridges.

Cost 35€ per person

cost includes entrance fee

and three hour guided tour

 To book a place on the trip come to the Travel Desk at the next meeting or email sue.popkin@u3amoraira-teulada.org

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 VIVA ESPANA

Sunday lunch with Horse Show and

Flamenco Floor Show

Sunday 15th October 2017

 

Viva Espana in Oliva has gained an excellent reputation for the combination of its three course meal, its dancing Horses show and flamenco floor show. So for our visit we will experience all three.

Cost €40 per person

cost includes show, lunch and coach

 To book a place on the trip come to the Travel Desk at the next meeting or email lynnclark0403@gmail.com

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Ikea Val 1

IKEA & Murcia shopping centre

- day trip -

Wednesday 8th November 2017

 

This is always very popular trip so the Travel Group have been asked to organise another shopping trip to Murcia spending the morning in Condomina and the afternoon in Ikea.

This trip offers every opportunity to shop, have lunch and generally relax with friends.  We will leave Moraira at 9am and return by 6:30 pm.

Cost €10 per person...

 

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

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Making Turron

DAY TRIP

To the Turron Factory and

the Chocolate Factory inc. Lunch in Campello

Wednesday 22nd November 2017

We will begin our day with a tour of the Turron Factory in Jijona.

Then we will visit Campello for lunch where you will have a three course meal, which is included in the price of the trip.  The restaurant is opposite Campello's beautiful beach.

 From there we will travel to Villajoyosa for a guided tour of the Valor Chocolate Factory and again we will visit the shop to stock up with chocolate for our return trip to Moraira.

COST of the trip €30 per person

For a place on this Trip please come to the Travel Desk at the next General Meeting or email Sue at sue.popkin@u3amoraira-teulada.org

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OVERNIGHT TRIPS

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Madrid

- 4 days and 3 nights trip -

 

Monday 16th to Thursday 19th April 2018

 

This Trip has been arranged for April to take advantage of the clement weather in Madrid. It can be either extremely cold or extremely hot in Madrid. Therefore, this time of the year will give the best opportunity for seeing the sights in comfort - not to mention keeping the costs within an acceptable level.

Accommodation in Madrid will be half board including wine and water.   We will be staying at the Hotel Ganivet in the centre of the city. On our way to Madrid we will visit Aranjuez for lunch. As an option extra you can visit the Royal Palace.

 FOR FULL DETAILS PLEASE SEE TRAVEL WEBPAGE

 

The cost per person will be about €375

depending on the number of people taking part.

Single room supplement: €75.

Optional extras on this trip include: Entrance to the Escorial with Guide and Entrance to the Palace at Aranjuez with guide.  The price depends on the number of people wishing to go to either of these venues.

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 at  carol.mantle@hotmail.com

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Galicia, Segovia, Lugo,

Vigo & Santiago

1st to the 8th October 2018

-         8 days, 7 nights    -

Sunset over Galicia

On this Trip we will be visiting Chinchon, Segovia, Astorga, Lugo, Santiago, Vigo and O Grove for the Galicia Fish Festival.   The trip will include 2 nights in Segovia, 2 nights in Lugo, 2 nights in O Grove and 1 night in Santiago before flying to Alicante on the last day. All the Hotels on this trip will be on a half board basis and include wine and water with the evening meal.

 FOR FULL DETAILS PLEASE SEE TRAVEL WEBPAGE

The cost per person will be about €705

depending on the number of people taking part.

Single room supplement: €125.

 

At the moment we have based prices on the flights available this year but when the Schedule is released we may have to pay more, therefore, we will have to charge a surcharge to cover the difference.

To secure a place, please pay a deposit of  €100 per person at the Travel Desk at the next general meeting.

If you are unable to get to a General Meeting please contact Carol at carol.mantle@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 Carole 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, Sue Popkin,  Lynn Clark, Linda West and Yvonne Osborne.

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