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For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Africa Safari and Cruise Including Victoria Fall November 5-14, 2020 Price: $9650 pp/double Only 16 seats available Join Free Spirit on this exclusive bucket-list vacation to Africa. Experience the dawn of civilization. From Johannesburg to Victoria Falls, be prepared for spectacular scenery overflowing with history and wildlife as you spend three nights in an exclusive lodge located on a private island, taking you to the heart of one of the most beautiful natural reserves – Chobe National Park. Onboard the African Dream for a three-night cruise, you’ll discover the secrets of Lake Kariba, a veritable oasis at the other end of the earth. The adventure will conclude in the grandeur of what David Livingstone called the “smoke that thunders,” Victoria Falls. A $2,500 deposit is due July 2, 2019, to secure your space. The boat has only eight cabins, and they will be assigned in the order of reservation. Prescott Bluegrass Festival and Lunch June 22, 2019 Price: $99 per person Travel to the mile-high City of Prescott for the annual Bluegrass Festival. Enjoy a music-filled day and stroll the historic downtown streets of Prescott for shopping, eating and old fashion saloons. Lunch is included. Payson Getaway July 9, 2019 Price: $99 per person Get out of the heat and travel to Payson and the Mogollon Rim. Tour Zane Grey’s Cabin and Tonto Natural Bridge. Lunch is included. Pageant of the Masters July 17-19, 2019 Price: $650 pp/double; $850 pp/single The Pageant of the Masters is a remarkable presentation of “living pictures,” where the cast creates classical and contemporary artwork, innovative makeup and costumes, intricate sets, state of the art lighting, live narration and a full pit-orchestra. Includes Sawdust Festival, dinner and breakfast daily. Musical Instrument Museum and Lunch August 20, 2019 Price: $99 per person MIM displays more than 6,000 instruments collected from around 200 of the world’s countries. Displays are enhanced by state-of-the-art audio technologies that allow guests to see the instruments, hear their sounds and observe them being played in their original contexts. Lunch is included. Disney and Baseball August 16-18, 2019 Price: $695 pp/double; $850 pp/single Batter Up! Travel to Anaheim and watch the Angels play the White Sox. Then spend a full day at Disneyland and California Adventure. Princess Alaska Cruise (roundtrip Los Angles – no flying) September 17-29, 2019 Price: $2650 pp/double inside; $3850 pp/double balcony Travel by motorcoach to LA and set sail on a 12-night cruise to Alaska through the legendary Inside Passage and Glacier Bay National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Witness spectacular glaciers, beautiful waterways, forested islands and abundant wildlife. Ports include Juneau, Ketchikan and Skagway, plus scenic cruising in Glacier Bay NP. California’s Gardens and Wineries September 17-19, 2019 Price: $575 pp/double; $725 pp/single Travel to Southern California and experience some of the most tranquil gardens and wineries, including the Huntington Gardens, the Getty and Temecula. San Diego Golf Featuring Torrey Pines September 24-27, 2019 Price: $1175 pp/double; $1525 pp/single Experience the sunny San Diego where you will get to relax and soak in the ocean breeze. Bring your clubs and enjoy two days of golf including a round on the famous Torrey Pines golf course. Tour includes transportation, three nights in Oceanside, two dinners and breakfast each morning. California Air and Space September 26-29, 2019 Price: $725 pp/double; $995 pp/single Travel to Southern California and discover some interesting stuff. Discover NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory near Pasadena and get an inside look at our current space exploration activities. Tour the California Science Center, which includes Space Shuttle Endeavor along with other space exhibits. Finally, tour Air Flight Museum at LAX, focusing on commercial aviation, with an emphasis on the evolution of what were barley and bean fields in 1923 into one of the largest airports in the world. Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta October 8-11, 2019 Price: $875 pp/double; $1075 pp/single Every October, the New Mexico skies are painted as hundreds of balloons lift off from Albuquerque’s Balloon Fiesta Park. Nothing rivals the power of mass ascension on a crisp early morning as these graceful giants leave the ground to take their place in the cerulean desert sky. Includes Santa Fe. Rose Bowl Parade The “Parade of all Parades” will be making its way down Colorado Boulevard in grand style on New Year’s Day, and you’ll have great seats along the parade route for up-close viewing. It’s a sensory event you won’t want to miss. See the giant floral floats and marching bands. 4 Packages to Choose from: Rose Bowl Parade Deluxe December 29, 2019, to January 2, 2020 Price: $1795 pp/double; $2095 pp/single Rose Bowl Parade Family Getaway (includes Disney) December 30, 2019, to January 2, 2020 Price: $950 pp/double; $1250 pp/single Rose Bowl Parade Four Day Getaway (optional Volunteer Opportunity) December 30, 2019, to January 2, 2020 Price: $795 pp/double; $1150 pp/single Rose Bowl Parade Mini-Getaway December 31, 2019, to January 2, 2020 Price: $650 pp/double; $795 pp/single

For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Africa Safari and Cruise Including Victoria Fall November 5-14, 2020 Price: $9650 pp/double Only 16 seats available Join Free Spirit on this exclusive bucket-list vacation to Africa. Experience the dawn of civilization. From Johannesburg to Victoria Falls, be prepared…

Ann Selzer, Secretary Nearly 60 members of the Sun Lakes Roadrunners RV Club traveled in their rigs (motorhomes, fifth wheels and travel trailers) to Laughlin, Nevada. The mid-April rally was organized by Co-Wagon Masters Rich Pavlak, Betty Lauer, Dale Nolen and Roz Nolen. Activities featured wonderful food at happy hours, a Wagon Masters dinner and…

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For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Africa Safari and Cruise Including Victoria Fall November 2-11, 2020 Price: $9650 pp/double Only 16 seats available Join Free Spirit on this exclusive bucket-list vacation to Africa. Experience the dawn of civilization. From Johannesburg to Victoria Falls, be prepared…

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  For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Hooray for Hollywood Featuring the Dr. Phil Show March 12-14, 2019 Price: $450 pp/double; $595 pp/single This nostalgic and entertaining getaway will feature the famous Chinese Theater, Walk of Fame, the Egyptian Theatre and taping of the Dr.…

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  For more information or reservations please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Florence Home Tour February 9, 2019 Price: $99 per person Florence, AZ, is time steeped in history and wonder. Tour several historic homes which will be open to the public. Tour the St. Anthony Greek Monastery, founded by…

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  For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Mystery Tour January 9, 2019 Price: $99 per person We’ll travel down the road a bit and stop somewhere you wouldn’t want to miss. Next – our lunch stop – then more surprises! Dolly Steamboat, Superstition Mountain Festival…

Savvy Travelers Club to meet January 10

Join us January 10 at 6:30 p.m. – Saguaro Room, Cottonwood Country Club. Viking Cruises will be here in Sun Lakes to update us on their new itineraries and new ships that will be launching in the near future. Refreshments, door prizes and lots of brochures. Just look for the Savvy Traveler Suitcase on sidewalk…

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  For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Join us! Free Spirit Vacations and Events presents “Awesome Adventures from Around the Corner to Around the World.” We will be conducting an educational and entertaining presentation at ToScany’s Restaurant – 4960 S. Gilbert Road in Chandler on…

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  For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Join us! Free Spirit Vacations and Events presents “Awesome Adventures from Around the Corner to Around the World.” We will be conducting an educational and entertaining presentation at ToScany’s Restaurant – 4960 S. Gilbert Road in Chandler on November…

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  Escape to Flagstaff September 9, 2018 Price: $99 per person Escape the heat for the day and travel to Flagstaff. Tour the Museum of Northern Arizona and take the chairlift at Snowbowl to the top of the mountain where a picnic lunch is included. Mystery Tour September 20, 2018 Price: $99 per person Back…