Travel opportunities offered
in The Netherlands.
In response to numerous requests, RITs Office of Alumni Relations
is offering a wide variety of travel opportunities. For more information
on the following trips, visit the Web site at www.rit.edu/alumni, or contact
Barbara Carney, (585) 475-2959, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
or toll free at 866-RIT-ALUM.
The following trips are planned for 2002:
Provence, France April 29-May 7 Sun-drenched Provence
is an enchanting land of dazzling light, olive groves, fields of lavender
and vineyards. From your campus site in beautiful Aix-en-Provence, experience
this magnifique region of southern France.
Village Life Along the Waterways of Holland & Belgium May
10-18 Experience tulip time aboard River Cloud, one of the
finest luxury vessels cruising in Europe. Sail from Brussels, Belgium,
to Amsterdam, the Middleburg, Delft, and Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The
trip concludes with the spectacular outdoor artistry of Floriade, the
worlds largest horticultural festival.
Alaska July 18-28 The itinerary includes Denali
National Park and the Inside Passage, filled with fjords, glaciers, and
whales. Travel from Fairbanks to Denali aboard the McKinley Explorer scenic
railroad, then enjoy an eight-day cruise to the glaciers aboard the M.S.
Athens, Greece Aug. 27 - Sept. 5 Poros, our island
campus site, rises from the sparkling waters of the Saronic Gulf with
its bright white buildings topped by terra cotta roofs. Explore the art,
architecture and culture of ancient Greece in Aegina, Hydra, Mycenae and
Kinsale, Ireland Sept. 8-16 Quaint and charming
Kinsale is a picturesque harbor town made up of crooked streets, bow-fronted
shops and slate-hung houses. Discover the gems of the Emerald Isle: Garnish
Island, Cork, the fabled Blarney Castle, Cobh and the stunning panoramas
and twisting roads of the Ring of Kerry.
Fall Foliage Cruise Oct. 2-12 Come aboard the 1,316
passenger M.S. Rotterdam, the luxurious flagship of the Holland America
Cruise line, for a celebration of autumn on the East Coast. From New York
City, cruise to Newport, R.I., Boston, Bar Harbor, Maine, Halifax and
Sydney, Nova Scotia,Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Saguenay Fjord
and Quebec City before disembarking in Montreal.
China Oct. 8-22 Experience the magic of a land whose
civilization has endured longer than any other in the world. See the treasures
that have drawn travelers to the mysterious East for centuries: Beijing
and the Great Wall, the famous Terra Cotta Warriors of Sian, the
magnificent Three Gorges and Sensational Shanghai.