From northern wilderness to the land of shamrocks

Sitka harbor hubbardAlaskan Frontiers and Glaciers

Aug. 4-14, 2011

Sail along Alaska’s coastline and enjoy the state’s rugged beauty. Follow the scenic Inside Passage to Sitka, a city with many historical attractions, and continue on with a visit to the secluded seaport of Icy Strait Point. See the Hubbard Glacier, Alaska’s longest tidewater glacier; visit the village of Kodiak; and explore Wrangell, one of the oldest non-native settlements in Alaska.

The travel package includes free round-trip airfare from select cities for a limited time. Also included are 10 nights of accommodations, a private welcome reception, all meals and entertainment, and use of the ship’s facilities.

 

Dingle Peninsula Dublin CountrysideIreland: Dublin and Killarney

Sept. 23-Oct. 1, 2011

Visit Dublin, Ireland’s capital, and enjoy tours of St. Patrick’s Cathedral; Phoenix Park, Europe’s largest enclosed park; and Dublin Castle. You’ll also stop in Killarney, explore Blarney Castle, visit Belfast and travel to Bantry Bay, where you’ll see the ancient monastic settlement of Glendalough.

The package includes round-trip air transportation, seven nights of accommodations, daily breakfast, a professional guide and a private welcome reception.

 

For more information about these alumni travel opportunities and others in the planning stages, visit www.uwec.edu/alumni/events/travel.htm.