Savvy Travelers summer news

Monthly meetings will be suspended for the summer and resume on October 13, November 10, December 8 and January 12.

Please join us this fall on the second Thursday at the Cottonwood Country Club, normally in the Phoenix Room. We have members talking about and sharing their travel experiences and have travel vendors that make presentations and cruise nights with special offers.

The Savvy Travelers is a social networking club that meets the second Thursday of each month. It is open to everyone in the area that loves to travel. Our goal is to bring like-minded individuals together to meet others and share experiences. For questions or more information contact Vic Hermann at 480-883-3897 [email protected]

Call Donna Andrews for information on Free Spirit Tours at 480-861-3652. Contact Jeanette Rajamaki, resident travel agent in Sun Lakes at 602-909-2000 or email [email protected] for questions or brochures.

October TBA

November 10 – Viking talking about ocean cruises on their new ships

December 8 – Free Spirit Vacations

Future Travel Scheduled:

November 20, 2016 – Thanksgiving cruise – 15 days Hawaii – roundtrip Los Angeles.

Africa 2017 – 17 days (can be 13-15 days). Call for a copy of finalized itinerary. Dates of tour – March 26, 2017 into April 2017 Fly into Johannesburg; arrive on March 27; five star properties. Almost all meals included; wine included at all properties. Three nights Zimbabwe at Victoria Falls and includes a half day canoe trip; elephant safari, falls and bridge tour. Six nights in Botswana in the Bush; three nights in Cape Town with Cape of Good Hope. Table Mountain and city tour; winelands tour; three nights at the Nature Preserve at Grootbos; five star accommodations. Optional all-inclusive three nights at Sabi Sands Earth Lodge; five star accommodations. Optional – all inclusive.

April 19, 2017 – Eastern Mediterranean on Oceania’s Riviera; 10 nights roundtrip from Athens; – three days in Jerusalem; port intensive with the Greek Isles of Patmos, Cyprus, Rhodes, Santorini and Mykonos. Included air, gratuities, specialty dining, free internet with four free shore excursions, water, sodas and $200 onboard credit.