In two years, Americans traveling to Europe will be required to get an ETIAS (European Travel Information and Authorization System) approval before entering countries in the Schengen zone. This will be in addition to a valid passport. It is another step in providing a bit more security. Once you get the ETIAS it will be valid for three years and will allow you to enter any of the 26 countries in the Schengen Zone.
The newest addition to Disney Theme Parks, Star Wars, Galaxy’s Edge, will open ahead of schedule on May 31 in California, and August 29 at Hollywood Studies at Disney World. Disney’s largest ever single themed land expansion will open in 2 phases. While the first phase will happen this summer, the remainder of this addition will open later this year.
September 8-16 Iceland: Land of Fire and Ice We’ll visit Reykjavik, before traveling the Golden Circle. We’ll experience the energy at the geothermal fields of Geysir and Strokkur. We’ll have an opportunity to explore caves or lava fields. We’ll spend some time with a family that keeps alive a 400 year old fishing tradition. We’ll stop at the Volcano Visitor Center to learn how families survived during the 2010 explosion. We’ll take a cruise among the huge icebergs of the Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon. Enjoy the Blue Lagoon or Whale Watching before returning home. A few spots remain! See the itinerary at https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/86105
September 16-26 Greek Island Hopper I have a couple of vacancies on our Fall Greece trip. If you are interested, call asap.
May 17-28, 2020 Alpine Explorer and Oberammergau We will explore a bit of Switzerland and Austria before arriving at Oberammergau for the Passion Play.Some of the highlights of this trip include Lago Maggiore, Island Dinner, Zermatt, Glacier Express Train, St. Moritz, Innsbruck, Salzburg, St. Peter’s Restaurant, Mozart Dinner Concert, Munich, Oberammergau Passion Play, Linderhof Palace, Füssen, Neuschwanstein Castle. Check out the itinerary: https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/817395
May 30-June 7, 2020 Paris and Normandy River Cruise Check on availability.
June 13-21 2020 Colorado Rockies We’ll fly in and out of the Mile High City of Denver and then travel to Grand Junction. We’ll visit the Colorado National Monument, Arches National Park, Canyonlands, National Park, and Mesa Verda National Park. We’ll then travel to Durango and ride the Silverton RailRoad before ending our trip in Colorado Springs.
August 15-23 Canadian Rockies We’ll fly into Vancouver and after enjoying the sights of Vancouver and Victoria, we’ll head up to Kamloops and then to Jasper National Park. We’ll see the Athabascan Glacier from our snow machine. We’ll visit the spectacular Lake Louise and then on to Banff.
September 12-23, 2020 Discovering Poland Ready for deposit! Check out the itinerary at https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/902378
October 2020 Autumn Colors
November 2020 Panama Canal Cruise
Have a great week!