Everyone Can Travel with Cal Poly Alumni

2015

Swiss Alps/Italian Lakes | Provence Athens/IstanbulSicily

 


Dear Cal Poly Alumni, Parents, and Friends:

We have many exciting travel opportunities coming up soon and hope you are able to join us.

Travel experts have meticulously planned our exciting programs, which showcase the best of each country. Enjoy preferred access to popular attractions and an exclusive educational program that will enhance your appreciation of the people and their culture. Our educational program features expert local speakers and is the hallmark of our Alumni Campus Abroad programs.

Our trips combine the ease and value of group travel with authentic experiences that introduce you to the true culture of your destination. You will enjoy the camaraderie of traveling with a reasonably sized group of like-minded people. Be sure to make your reservations today.

All our best wishes for a happy, healthy and adventurous voyage!

- Cal Poly Alumni Association
 

For Brochures

Please visit the AHI trip details page of your preferred destination for a digital brochure.


Swiss Alps & The Italian Lakes

May 22 – 31, 2015

Join fellow alumni for four nights in St Moritz, Switzerland and four nights in Stresa, Italy  for a first-class vacation in one of Europe's most idyllic regions. Start your trip in St. Moritz.  At an elevation of 6,089 ft., the village of St. Moritz is billed as the “Top of the World.” Wooden chalets, are a charming complement to lush valleys and snow-capped peaks. Spend the second half of your vacation in beautiful Stresa Italy on the southern side of the Alps. Golden sunshine glints across the turquoise waters of Lake Maggiore at the lovely village of Stresa. Come experience the timeless magic of Alpine vistas and glacial lakes!

Save $500 per couple on this trip! Offer expires on April 7, 2015.

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Provence

June 16 – 24, 2015

Provence is where sun-drenched beaches and undulating hills tie the Mediterranean to the Alps. Writers have long extolled Provence as the Land of Inspiration, and the colorful scenery inspired Paul Cézanne, Marc Chagall and Vincent van Gogh. Discover the magic of Provence first-hand on a seven-night adventure that showcases the many treasures of this fabled land. Explore Aix-en-Provence, the capital of the region and get to know a personal side of one of the world’s great artists by stepping inside Cézanne’s studio. Journey through the forested region of Le Lubéron and delight in its picturesque mountain villages. Marvel at the Roman amphitheater in Arles and the chapels, churches and museums of Les Baux. Visit the Palace of the Popes, Avignon’s medieval masterpiece, and see the remarkable Pont du Gard, an aqueduct built by the Romans in 19 B.C. This Alumni Campus Abroad program includes all excursions, educational programs highlighting local history and culture, first-class hotel accommodations and an extensive meal plan featuring wine with dinner.

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Pearls of Antiquity: Cruise from Athens to Istanbul

Sept. 13 – 28, 2015

Explore the charming, white-washed islands of the eastern Mediterranean as you cruise from Athens, Greece, to Istanbul, Turkey. Spend two nights in Athens and visit the renowned Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum. Then, board MV Aegean Odyssey, a boutique ship that offers unique access to remote inlets and quiet harbors, and set sail for some of the most important archaeological sites in Greece and Turkey. Explore the islands of Delos and Santorini, and step into myth and legend at the Palace of Knossos. Cruise to Kos, the birthplace of Hippocrates. Walk through the ancient city of Ephesus to admire the amazing collections of ruins and ride a cable car to the hilltop capital of Pergamon. Visit the archeological remains of Troy, immortalized in Homer’s “Iliad.” Conclude your odyssey in Istanbul, the exotic crossroads of Europe and Asia. Marvel at the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and other impressive landmarks. This unique adventure includes excursions, first-class hotel accommodations, an extensive meal plan and most gratuities.

Save $500 per couple on this trip! Offer expires on July 30, 2015.

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Sicily

Sept. 25 – Oct. 3, 2015

As a cultural crossroads of the ancient world, Sicily abounds with enchanting natural beauty, impressive man-made creations seemingly untouched by time, fascinating culture and a vast history. Spend seven nights in Taormina, celebrated for its stunning views and ancient Greek theater, and explore this melting pot of Mediterranean civilizations. Visit Piazza Armerina and marvel at the well-preserved mosaics found in the Imperial Roman Villa del Casale. Journey to the Valley of the Temples, one of Western Europe’s most impressive classical sites. Enjoy an exhilarating visit to Mount Etna and see the crater of the active volcano. Visit a lemon farm and learn about the growth of the key ingredient in Sicily’s famous limoncello. Marvel at the ancient ruins in Syracuse. This Alumni Campus Abroad program includes excursions, educational programs about local history and culture, first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan with wine with dinner.

Save $500 per couple on this trip! Offer expires on June 16, 2015.

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Cal Poly Extended Education offers language courses. Start learning the language before you travel! Click here for current course offerings.

For complete details on excursions as they become available, join our mailing list by completing the travel interest form. For more information on CPAA travel programs contact the Alumni Relations office at 888-CAL-POLY (225-7659) or alumni@calpoly.edu

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