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A new way to travel. With your Viking family. Beginning this year, we're taking you around the world. And get this: everything's already been planned for you. We've teamed with some of the best travel experts to deliver an experience like none other. Sign up today. Trips always have a limited number of seats. Here's to making memories that last a lifetime.

To learn more about each of our trips, contact Kathleen Kulik at 216.523.7289 or k.kulik@csuohio.edu.



2015 TRIPS



Waterways of Holland and Belgium

Date: April 3-11, 2015
Price: From $2,745 per person

There is no better way to experience the beauty, history and culture of Holland and Belgium than by cruising their legendary waterways. Travel into the heart of one of Europe’s most colorful and fascinating regions with a unique educational program that creatively combines learning, recreation, relaxation and fellowship aboar d the elite and modern MS Amadeus Silver. Explore 700-year-old Amsterdam, a beguiling city of canals and museums. Witness nature in a technicolor palette at Keukenhof Gardens. Step into The Hague and feel the reverberations of political history. Glimpse the scenes Vermeer immortalized in the picture-perfect vistas of Delft. See the renowned Zeeland coast. In Belgium, admire the unrivaled charm of the important port city of Antwerp and the amazing architecture and art of Bruges. Enrich your life with this special travel program, an educational adventure you will never forget.

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MEDITERRANEAN COASTAL HIDEAWAYS
OCEANIA CRUISES

Barcelona to Rome (8 nights)

Date: April 24 – May 3, 2015 Riviera
Price: From $2,999 per person, double occupancy (Airfare included from select cities)

The elegance, excitement and captivating cultures of the Mediterranean are yours to experience as you cruise aboard the graceful Oceania Cruises Riviera to Spain, France, Monaco and Italy. Depart Barcelona for Valencia, renowned for its Baroque cathedrals, lively plazas and the visually impressive City of Arts and Sciences. Continue to the glorious island of Mallorca and the lovely city of Palma. Marvel at its massive Gothic cathedral and circular castle overlooking the harbor, relax amid the windmill-dotted countryside, or stroll the cobbled streets of Old Palma. Next, take in the colorful French city of Marseille or explore the rich Provençal countryside dotted with quaint villages and medieval towns. Then stop in glamorous Monte Carlo, a small, affluent enclave famous for its casino and its stunning locale on the Riviera's winding Grand Corniche. Sail to Italy and visit the fishing village turned resort town, Portofino, a modern playground of villas and yachts, and see the charming cliffside villages of Italy's renowned Cinque Terre. Explore the magnificent Renaissance museums and architecture of legendary Florence, stand before Pisa's famous Leaning Tower, or admire the picturesque rolling hills of Tuscany, before disembarking in Civitavecchia, the port of Rome.

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Spain
Valencia and Barcelona

Date: May 18 - 27, 2015
Price: From $3,190

From Valencia, birthplace of the culinary delight paella, to modernist Barcelona, renowned for its mosaic-covered Gaudí monuments, Spain unveils spectacular panoramas with a warmth and verve few destinations can match. Admire the azure water of the Mediterranean, and explore picturesque old town centers with their labyrinths of lanes. Rich in history and tradition, Spain offers a palette of personality-packed cities — each with its own distinct identity and all with that legendary Iberian lust for life.

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Visit Spain website



Ireland

Date: May 24 - June 03, 2015
Price: From $4,190

A country with a rich tradition of storytelling, Ireland has its own stories to share. Energetic music and dance serve as a constant reminder of Ireland’s beloved culture. Lush, green gardens and farmland speak to the country’s strong agricultural roots. Stark, stony landscapes highlight the role of limestone in Ireland’s history and architecture. Ireland’s history dates from 6,000 B.C., and the country has preserved treasured sites and traditions throughout the years. Explore three of Ireland’s most beautiful and historic cities: Ennis, Killarney and Dublin. Revel in the talents of musicians and dancers during an exclusive Irish music show. Listen to the tales from a renowned Irish storyteller. Visit the Cliffs of Moher, which rise high out of the Atlantic Ocean. Discover the Aran Island of Inishmore, famous for its stone fort and stark landscapes. Take in the views of the Ring of Kerry, a scenic coastal drive, on your way to Muckross House, a Victorian mansion.

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Visit Ireland website





ALASKA PASSAGES
OCEANIA CRUISES

Seattle to Seattle (10 nights)

Date: July 14 – 24, 2015 Regatta
Price: From $3,299 per person, double occupancy (Airfare included from select cities)

Revel in the rugged, unspoiled glory of Alaska, America's last frontier, as you sail its coastline aboard the elegant and intimate Oceania Cruises Regatta. Depart from Seattle and sail the Inside Passage along Canada's coast to Alaska and the small wilderness outpost of Ketchikan, known as the "Salmon Capital of the World." Stop in Wrangell, a quaint timber and fishing community renowned for its Petroglyph Beach and intriguing gold rush history. Continue to Alaska's capital, Juneau, where an exhilarating blend of nature and modern culture await. Take in the spectacular sight of Alaska's longest tidewater glacier, Hubbard Glacier, and visit Skagway, a gateway to the famed Klondike gold fields. Explore Sitka, an astoundingly picturesque city known for its many historic attractions, including the Sitka National Historical Park, which boasts a totem-lined forest trail. Before returning to Seattle, sail to Canada's largest island and the lovely city of Victoria, a former British colony characterized by its charming houses, lovely gardens and colonial heritage. Savor the majestic beauty of ancient glaciers, soaring mountains and exceptional wildlife on this exciting Alaskan cruise.

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Grand Danube Passage
featuring Prague and Sofia

Date: July 30 - August 13, 2015
Price: From $4,990 per person

Described by Napoleon as “the king of Europe’s rivers,” the Danube is steeped in legend and epic lore. Discover the scenic banks that have witnessed centuries of human history and the rise and fall of civilizations. Natural wonders abound in the vineyard-clad Wachau Valley, the narrow, twisting Danube Bend and the formidable Iron Gate Gorge. Begin your experience by delving into the rich culture of Prague, and explore its Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Embark on a eight-night cruise of the Danube, offering a feast of ancient capitals, picturesque villages, Roman ruins, magnificent churches, palaces and medieval castles. Continue to Sofia, the historic capital of Bulgaria, where ancient ruins and chic boutiques coexist among tree-shaded boulevards.

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BALTIC MARVELS
OCEANIA CRUISES

Copenhagen to Stockholm (7 nights)

Date: August 13 – 21, 2015 Marina
Price: From $2,999 per person, double occupancy (Airfare included from select cities)

Marvel at the exquisite architecture and charming capitals of the Baltic as you cruise from Denmark to Germany, Estonia, Russia, Finland and Sweden aboard Oceania Cruises' elegant and intimate Marina. Depart Copenhagen for the German port of Warnemünde and enjoy its lovely seaside promenade, or take a short drive to Berlin and view weathered remnants of the iconic Berlin Wall and world-famous landmarks. Admire architectural gems in Tallinn, a beautifully preserved Estonian city that radiates old-world charm with red-roofed homes, cobbled streets and spire-crowned churches. Delight in almost two full days to soak up St. Petersburg and take in its gorgeous onion-domed cathedrals and fabled palaces, such as the immense Winter Palace and lavish Catherine's Palace. Before concluding your journey in Stockholm, explore the Finnish capital of Helsinki, a renowned international design mecca where you'll discover a splash of modern art and architecture.

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Italian Riviera

Date: October 3 - 11, 2015
Price: From $3,040 per person

An area known for its sparkling, turquoise waters and lush, green landscape, the Italian Riviera has been captivating visitors for centuries. Walk along Sestri Levante’s streets lined with pastel-colored houses and admire the breathtak- ing views of the neighboring bays. Discover the charms of Santa Margherita, as well as the lovely village of Portofino and the Ligurian capital, Genoa. Visit the picturesque village of Portovenere and the towns of Cinque Terre. Journey to the nearby Tuscan region to see a sculptor at work in Carrara, known for its snow-white marble, and the many delights of Lucca.

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Visit Italian Riviera website



MEDITERRANEAN MOSAIC
OCEANIA CRUISES

Athens to Barcelona (8 nights)

Date: October 4 – 13, 2015 Riviera
Price: From $2,999 per person, double occupancy (Airfare included from select cities)

History comes to life on this impressive voyage that reflects the heart and soul of the Mediterranean. Uncover a dazzling mosaic of cultural and historical treasures as you sail to Greece, Italy, Monaco, France and Spain aboard Oceania Cruises' newest ship, Riviera. Depart Athens for the Sicilian town of Taormina, boasting an incredibly preserved Greek theater and breathtaking views of Mount Etna. Visit Sorrento, a delightful seaside resort with its fragrant lemon groves, winding cobblestone streets and majestic mountain vistas, or travel to Capri, where idyllic seascapes and quaint villages await. Cruise to Civitavecchia and visit the Eternal City of Rome, abounding with marvelous ancient structures, including the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and St. Peter's Basilica. Explore the magnificent Renaissance museums and architecture of legendary Florence, stand before Pisa's famous Leaning Tower, or admire the picturesque rolling hills of Tuscany. Then it's on to glamorous Monte Carlo, a small, affluent enclave famous for its casino and stunning locale on the Riviera's winding Grand Corniche, followed by colorful Marseille. Explore its lively markets and charming old quarter, or experience the rich Provençal countryside dotted with picturesque medieval towns, before your odyssey concludes in Barcelona.

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