Virginia Tech Magazine

Volume 14, Number 1
Fall 1991


Tour the United States and abroad with Virginia Tech alumni in 1992

Exceptional values on these popular tours

Sign up to explore the world with the Virginia Tech Alumni Association.

For more information, call (703) 231-6285 or write: Virginia Tech Alumni Tours, Alumni Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0102.

January 24–February 3, 1992 - Cruise for nine days aboard the Golden Odyssey beginning on the Caribbean island of Aruba and stopping in Curaçao, the U.S. Panama Canal Zone, San Jose, and Acapulco. Air fare from major gateway cities included. Special discount fares begin at $1,889 when booked by October 31, 1991. A Royal Cruise Line tour.

HOKIE SKI WEEK in Steamboat Springs
February 1–8 - Enjoy the Rocky Mountain beauty during a week of skiing in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Seven nights lodging at Storm Meadows and Ridge Condominiums, with special receptions for Tech alumni and a five-day lift pass. $949 per person includes air fare from Washington, D.C. (Other departure locations are available.)

March 13–20 - A week-long cruise down the sunny Pacific Coast from Los Angeles to Acapulco. Ports of call include Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan, Puerto Vallarta and Zihuatanejo. Special discount fares begin at $1,098 and include air transportation from major gateway cities, when booked by October 31, 1991. Cruise aboard the Golden Odyssey of the Royal Cruise Line.

April 14–27 - Join Vice President for Alumni Relations Buddy Russell on a 12-day Mediterranean cruise aboard the luxurious Crown Odyssey. Sail from Venice to Dubrovnik, Corfu, Taormina, Rome, Nice, Malaga, Tangier, and Lisbon. Special fares begin at $2,785 when booked by October 31, 1991. Air fare from major gateway cities included. A Royal Cruise Line tour.

May 5–14 - Enjoy a relaxing eight-day stay in the exquisite Grand Hotel Palazzo della Fonte in Fiuggi, one of the famous spa resorts in Italy. Visit Rome, Tivoli, Roman Hills, Pompei, and Sorrento. $2,384 per person includes round-trip air from New York to Rome. A Conlin-Dodds tour.

June 15–29 - Experience a two-week journey through America's most extraordinary national parks. Begin in Bozeman, Montana, and travel by deluxe motorcoach to see Yellowstone National Park, the Grand Tetons, Arches National Park, the Colorado River, Monument Valley, the Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, Bryce Canyon, and Zion National Park. Also visit Salt Lake City and Las Vegas, where the tour concludes. $1,995 per person from Bozeman, or $2,445 including air from Washington or Roanoke, if booked by January 27. A Vantage tour.

July 8–21 - Back by popular demand, this exciting two-week tour of Denmark, Norway and Sweden includes a three-day cruise from Stockholm. Stay over in Copenhagen, Oslo, Ulvik (Fjord Region), Bergen, and Stockholm. $3,299 includes round-trip air from Newark (or $3,499 from Richmond), hotels, transfers, most meals and the cruise to Helsinki. Optional extension to Leningrad available. A Vantage tour.

August 15–27 - See the land and sea of the Alaskan frontier, beginning in Fairbanks, touring Denali National Park, and traveling 450 miles in private train cars on the Midnight Sun Express. After two nights in Anchorage, board the Pacific Princess for a seven-day cruise through Alaska's Inside Passage with stops in Sitka, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan, and disembark in Vancouver. $2,849 includes entire package from Fairbanks to Vancouver, if booked by December 31, 1991. An Intrav tour.

October 5–16 - See the astounding Galapagos Islands, rich in unusual flora, fauna, marine life and wildlife. Begin your stay in Guayaquil, Ecuador, and then sail for three days on the M.V. Galapagos Explorer through the islands of San Cristobal, Hood, Charles, and Santa Cruz; also visit Cuenca and Quito, Ecuador. $3,095 includes round-trip air from Miami, hotels, cruise and many of the meals (from Richmond $3,445). A Vantage tour.

Virginia Tech Magazine, Volume 14, Number 1, Fall 1991