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Avalon River Cruises

JOIN Canada One Travel for an Avalon River Cruise presentation unlike any other. Learn about sailing on rivers like the Rhine, Moselle, Danube, Seine, Mekong, Yangtze and Nile. Connie Szczerba of Avalon Waterways will present the Avalon difference, featuring a 2014 Canada One group cruise on the Rhine and Moselle rivers. Event is at 1265 Pembina Hwy, on Mon. May 27 at 2 p.m. Please RSVP 204.287-8228 or email


Holy Land & Jordan

PLEASE join our 16-day tour to the Holy Land and Jordan, a Journey of Three Faiths, under the spiritual guidance of Father Gerry Sembrano and escorted by Adriana Lombardini. An audiovisual presentation of this cultural and spiritual journey will be held on Tuesday, May 28 at 7:30 p.m. at the Caboto Centre, 1055 Wilkes Avenue. Please RSVP to Adriana 204.284-9682, 1-888-88FLAIR (35247), 204.228-4764 (cell) or email


Working abroad

EVER thought about working abroad? Come and find out how SWAP/Travel CUTS can help you. Working abroad allows you to go way beyond the tourist experience and really take on another lifestyle. Meet new people, challenge yourself and explore the world. Most programs are restricted to ages 18 to 30. Join us at 7 p.m. Wed. May 29 at the Buchwald Room in the Millennium Library. RSVP to or call 204.783-5353


Azamara Night

JOIN Journey's Travel & Leisure and Greg Duhaime from Azamara Club Cruises for an information evening from 7-9 p.m., Monday June 3 at the Norwood Hotel. Special emphasis on the Mike McIntyre group departure on Jan. 29, 2014 to the Sea of Cortez and Copper Canyon. RSVP to 204.942-5000 or email


Viking River Cruises-Europe

JOIN Kim Lucy, Viking River Cruises sales director for Western Canada, for an in-depth look at European river cruising featuring the Rhine, Danube, Moselle, Saone and more. Join us Tuesday, June 4, 7-8:30 p.m. at the Winnipeg Squash and Racquet Club. RSVP to Carlson Wagonlit Travel at 204.336-7221 or 1-800-715-8747.


Costa Rica, Cuba, Jamaica

EXPLORE familiar destinations in a different way.

Our travel talk will highlight unique travel experiences in Costa Rica, Cuba and Jamaica. Join G Adventures and UNIGLOBE Geo on June 5 at 7 p.m. at the Red River Community Centre, 293 Murray Ave. RSVP before May 31 at 204.989-4828 or e-mail



FOR single, couples and groups, visiting the Holy Land is the trip of a lifetime. Join us for a presentation on our Oct. 9-19 tour, To Israel With Love, at 7 p.m. on June 5. For more information, call Ken at 204.942-5433 or go to


Costa Rica

JOIN Ixtapa Travel and Collette Vacations for an informative evening on Costa Rica at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6 at Ixtapa Travel, 3025 Portage Ave. Lush forests and stunning waterfalls, rumbling volcanos and endless coastlines, Costa Rica is a paradise teeming with exotic plants and incredible animals. Join our special 9-day escorted group tour including air from Winnipeg, 14 meals and much more. Please RSVP to Paula at or call 204.885-0618.


France, Portugal & the Mediterranean

ENJOY a late-summer cruise through the wine areas of France and Portugal (August 2014), or explore the fascinating ports of the French and Italian Rivieras (August to Sept. 2014) Please join Muriel Jamieson from Expedia Cruise Ship Centers and Greg Duhaime from Azamara Club Cruises for a presentation on these deluxe cruises. Thursday, June 6 at 7 p.m. in the McNally Robinson Community Classroom, Grant Park Shopping Centre. Please RSVP to 204.997-0432 or email


Rio & the Amazon

JOIN Oceania Cruises Sales Manager Cathy Denroche and Ken Beattie, Habitat Programs Manager at the Canadian Wildlife Association, for an in-depth look at the Oceania Cruise experience. Featuring the Rio & Amazon Cruise in March 2014 offered by the Canadian Wildlife Federation. Join us on Friday, June 7 from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Qualico Family Centre, Assiniboine Park. RSVP to Carlson Wagonlit Travel at 204.336-7225 or 1-800-715-8747


Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition May 25, 2013 D2

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