Professors Kiecker & Prost’s 2014 London, Paris & Berlin Tour! March 13 – March 22, 2014
Who am I and why I travel? • About Prof. Prost • I’ve taught at LPS for 12 years in the English department and have led two tours to Europe. • I chose this tour because I love visiting London , and Paris is one of the most inspiring cities I’ve ever visited. • About Prof. Kiecker • I’ve taught at LPS for xx years in the religion and social studies department sand have led xx tours to Europe. • I chose this tour … Insert Photo of yourself
What will we see? Big Ben
Where are we going? • Day 1 Start Tour • Day 2 Hello London • Meet your Tour Director and check into hotel • London City Walk: • Thames River, Trafalgar Square, National Gallery Visit, Piccadilly Circus, Covent Garden, Leicester Square, Soho • Fish & chips dinner • Day 3 London Landmarks • London Guided Sightseeing Tour: • Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Tower Bridge, Hyde Park, St. Paul’s Cathedral • Jack the Ripper Evening Guided Walking Tour Buckingham Palace Fun Fact: There are 775 rooms; these include 19 state rooms, 52 royal and guest bedrooms, 188 staff bedrooms, 92 offices and 78 bathrooms. It has about 1,514 doors, 760 windows and more than 40,000 light bulbs!
Your itinerary • Day 4 London--Paris • Eurostar Chunnel crossing • Paris City Walk: • Ile de la Cité, Notre Dame Cathedral visit, Ile St. Louis, Latin Quarter visit • Dinner in Latin Quarter • Day 5 Paris Landmarks • Paris Guided Sightseeing Tour: • Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Élysées, Eiffel Tower, Champ de Mars, ÉcoleMilitaire, Les Invalides, Conciergerie, Tuileries, Place Vendôme, Opera House • Day 6 Paris--Berlin • Louvre visit • Lunch • Overnight train to Berlin
Your itinerary • Day 7 Berlin • Berlin City Walk • Tiergarten, Bahnhof Zoo, Kurfürstendamm • Checkpoint Charlie Museum visit • Day 8 Berlin Landmarks • Berlin Guided Sightseeing Tour: • Checkpoint Charlie, PotsdamerPlatz visit, Berlin Wall, Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Victory Column • Optional Potsdam Guided Excursion $60: • Cecilienhof Palace, The Russian Colony, Sanssouci Palace visit • Day 9 Berlin – Wittenberg • Train from Berlin to Wittenberg • Tour Luther’s House; the Castle Church and Museum; the Town Church; Melanchthon’s house, etc. • Day 10 End Tour
Why travel? • The experience is everything! • Connect with new cultures. • Make new friends. • Break out of your bubble! • Get Inspired! Have fun! Learn a new language. Take up photography. Grab a sketchpad and capture the beauty that surrounds you. • The majority of individuals that participated in youth travel directly credit their travel experiences as positively impacting their education and career.
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What’s included? Your tour fee includes: • Round trip air transportation. • Full time services of a professional Tour Director. • Accommodation in triple or quad rooms with private bathrooms (except on night trains, cruises, and ferries). • Airport transfers and all transportation between cities. • Local public transportation to all scheduled itinerary activities. • Full European breakfast daily. • Dinner daily. the experience is everything
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