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Join us for an unforgettable vacation experience!
LEGACY FIVE COLLINGSWORTH FAMILY BOOTH BROTHERS
GREATER VISION CHARLOTTE RITCHIE TRIUMPHANT QUARTET
TIM LOVELACE THE CRIST FAMILY JIM & MELISSA BRADY
Departing from Fort Lauderdale, Florida with stops in
Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos, Puerto Rico,
St. Thomas and the Bahamas
We invite you to spend an entire week sailing the
beautiful Eastern Caribbean on The Gospel Music
Celebration!TM This will be like no other cruise or vacation
that you may have experienced in the past. Pamper
your senses and your soul aboard Holland America’s
Five Star ms Eurodam. Relax and unwind in spacious
comfort, surrounded by the exquisite beauty and luster
that only Holland America can offer. Savor it all and
enjoy onboard activities, superb cuisine and unparalleled
personal attention from the crew. Enjoy the Caribbean
up close as we sail right into these stunning ports of call: Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos, Puerto Rico,
St. Thomas and Half Moon Cay, Bahamas. You will travel with fewer guests aboard this mid-sized ship
and discover picturesque destinations not accessible to larger ships. Revel in the tropical beauty and
enjoy shore excursions such as snorkeling, shopping or horseback riding on the beach.
Many of the best artists in Gospel Music will be joining us on the cruise. Legacy Five, The
Collingsworth Family, The Booth Brothers, Greater Vision, Charlotte Ritchie, Triumphant Quartet, Tim
Lovelace, The Crist Family and Jim & Melissa Brady will all be there. We will have special full-length
evening concerts with each of these spectacular artists giving you plenty of time to enjoy all of your
favorite songs. Our morning experiences will be filled with soul stirring worship and encouraging
devotions giving you the opportunity to get to know the hearts behind the music.
The fun and music does not end with the concerts and chapel times. There will also be special
daytime showcases that will keep you entertained. From the “Church Hymn Sing” with Gerald
Wolfe, to “Jubilee” program with the Booth Brothers, Legacy Five, and Greater Vision. Then there will
also be the “Songs from the Pen of Triumphant Quartet” to the “Piano Spectacular” hosted by Kim
Collingsworth, and “Love Songs” from Jim and Melissa Brady; there is something for everyone. There
will be game shows involving your favorite artists, gospel music karaoke featuring fellow passengers
and times of comedy with Tim Lovelace. All of which lead up to a finale that will leave you standing,
singing, rejoicing and applauding! These will truly be moments to remember. We have a special seat
and a stateroom reserved just for you. All aboard!
LEGACY FIVE COLLINGSWORTH FAMILY BOOTH BROTHERS
GREATER VISION CHARLOTTE RITCHIE TRIUMPHANT QUARTET
TIM LOVELACE THE CRIST FAMILY JIM & MELISSA BRADY
For complete bios on each guest, visit www.inspirationcruises.com/GMC
HOLLAND AMERICA LINE
Timeless elegance is everywhere: Understated,
refined, welcoming, and warm in the fresh
floral arrangements, in the fine furnishings, in
the impressive sculptures, and in the gracious
hospitality that is Holland America’s hallmark.
With a multimillion-dollar art collection as the
backdrop, your universe will revolve around a
myriad of activities, plush staterooms, soaring
spaces, and attention to every detail. Holland
America Line serves incomparable cuisine in
a variety of wonderful ways—from beautifully
served dinners in the main dining room and
bountiful buffets on deck to the sumptuous
late-night buffets, the food will be everything
you expect and more. The gracious crew
Ship’s Registry: The Netherlands
members are dedicated to your satisfaction
and are known for impeccable five-star service.
Holland America offers everything you could
want in this world-class floating resort.
A C H R I S T - F I L L E D T I M E O F R E L A x AT I O N
YOUR TIME AWAY SHOULD BE SPIRITUALLY PRODUCTIvE. A Christian
cruise will bring you closer to God as you relax, unwind and refocus—it doesn’t
just have to be about avoiding the busyness of “normal” life. Onboard you’ll
meet and share meals with other believers, grow together in meaningful times
of worship and learn from powerful teaching from the Word of God. Grow
deeper in your personal walk with your Savior—this is your chance to get away,
and get with God.
TROPICAL DESTINATIONS BEST WORLD BEACHES
Caribbean islands are host to some of the most Soak up the sun, and sink your feet
beautiful cities and scenery you’ll ever see— into the warm sand beaches
the perfect place to just get away. that rank among the best in the world.
7 - DAY C R U I S E I T I N E R A R Y
Few destinations boast as much tropical
beauty or cultural diversity as the islands of
the Caribbean. The colorful quilt-work of cities
and ancient ruins fill a breathtaking backdrop
of lush jungles, fresh-water caves, coral
reefs, blue lagoons and white-sand beaches
perfectly suited to relaxing and getting away.
DEPARTING FROM FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA (Saturday, January 19, 2013)
EMBarKatIOn: 11:30 A.M.–3:30 P.M. / dEPart: 5:00 P.M.
DAY AT SEA (January 20)
GRAND TURK, TURKS & CAICOS (January 21, 8:00 a.M.—3:00 P.M.):
The beautiful Island of Grand Turk is the capital island of the Turks and Caicos. Take the
time to explore Cockburn Town’s wonderful selection of historical buildings including many
Bermudian and Colonial style buildings and ruins. Deep offshore waters serve as major
transit points for Humpback Whales, spotted Eagle Rays, Manta Rays and Turtles. Like to
fish? Tuna, Wahoo and Blue Marlin inhabit these same rich waters. If you’re a diver, or simply
interested in diving, Grand Turk is the place for you. With many dive operators and schools
it can cater from novice snorkeling to experienced divers.
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO (January 22, 1:00 P.M.—11:00 P.M.):
In days of yore, the waters near Puerto Rico teemed with pirate ships commanded by the
likes of Sir Francis Drake. Aye, they are long gone, but in their wake they have left an island
of national treasures: La Casa Blanca, built in 1501 for the island’s first governor, Ponce de
Leon; the cobblestone streets of Old San Juan; the tropical rain forests of El Yunque.
ST. THOMAS, U.S. vIRGIN ISLANDS (January 23, 8:00 a.M.—5:00 P.M.):
The lovely, European-influenced port of Charlotte Amalie wins the prize for Caribbean
shopping thrills. Cameras, jewelry, watches, perfumes are all here. So are beautiful
beaches, undersea gardens and tales of Blackbeard.
DAY AT SEA (January 24)
HALF MOON CAY, BAHAMAS (January 25, 8:00 a.M.—4:00 P.M.):
Half Moon Cay is ideal for beach lovers, watersports and nature enthusiasts. Snorkel
among the coral reefs, or paddle boat in the crystal clear bay. This island is a designated
wild bird sanctuary with nature trails leading visitors to the vantage points that are ideal
for bird watching.
CONCLUDING IN FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA (Saturday, January 26, 2013)
arrIVE: 7:00 A.M. / dEBarKatIOn: 8:00 A.M.—10:00 A.M.
From thatched huts to the vibrant and
colorful buildings that fill the Caribbean,
come experience island living at its finest.
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for more information or to book this
event online any time of day!
C A B I N C AT E G O R I E S & P R I C E S
CABINS: I, J, K, L, M, MM FROM $798
A nice starter option. This stateroom features a sitting area
and two lower beds that convert to one queen. Approximately
141-284 sq. ft.
CABINS: C, D, DD, E, F, *G, **GG, **H FROM $1,068
The best option for those wanting a full ocean view window.
These staterooms feature a sitting area and two lower beds that
convert to one queen. Many have an additional sofa bed or upper
bed. Approximately 169-267 sq. ft. All *G cabin categories have a
partial sea view. **GG & **H have fully obstructed views.
CABINS: vQ, v, vA, vB, vC, vD, vE, vF FROM $1,298
These ocean view staterooms feature a sitting area, private
verandah and floor-to-ceiling windows. There are two lower
beds that convert to one queen, some have additional sofa
beds. Approximately 213-379 sq. ft. with verandah.
SUPERIOR vERANDAH SUITE
CABINS: SS, SY FROM $1,898
Exclusively available on Vista and Signature Class ships,
these nice suites feature a large sitting area, private verandah,
and floor-to-ceiling windows. There are two lower beds that
convert to one queen, and a single sofa bed for one person.
Approximately 273-456 sq. ft. with verandah.
DELUxE vERANDAH SUITE
CABINS: SA, SB, SC FROM $2,298
These beautiful suites feature a large sitting area, dressing
room, private verandah and whirlpool bath. There are two
lower beds that convert to one king, and a double sofa bed.
Approximately 506-590 sq. ft. with verandah.
prices are per passenger based on two per cabin BOOK THIS CRUISE ONLINE:
(air transportation not included in price) gospelmusiccelebration.com
Add per person: taxes/fees $96 (subject to change)
conference fee $198. Call toll free for questions CALL FOR INFORMATION OR
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TERMS & CONDITIONS
$500 deposit per person Credit card, personal
with reservation form check, cashiers check or The invoice/statement you will receive confirming
Oct. 11, 2012 money order. Must be in
your reservation is an agreement between Inspiration
Final payment due U.S. funds. Cruises & Tours, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as ICT) and
the passenger. Travel dates include sailing days only;
On or After Oct. 11, 2012 Full payment required
air travel and forced overnight hotels are additional. All
prices, payments, penalties and change fees are
r E S E r Va t I O n C H a n G E F E E S quoted per passenger based on double occupancy
Today–Oct. 30, 2012 $100 (two persons per room). Sites, artists, speakers and/
or schedules are subject to change. Carefully review
On or after Oct. 31, 2012 No Changes Allowed the Terms and Conditions found on the back of your
invoice/statement and all documentation you receive
Additional fees may be assessed by suppliers for con-
nections booked from your home city, as well as forced in connection with your travel.
single occupancy due to roommate cancellation. Those
fees charged will be passed along to the passenger. PRICES: All prices quoted are in U.S. dollars and are
based on the current rate of international exchange
C a n C E L L a t I O n F E E S (per person) between the U.S. dollar and foreign currencies at time
of publication. Whenever possible, ICT obtains price
Today–Oct. 30, 2012 $100 administration fee guarantees from suppliers. However, depending upon
Oct. 31–Nov. 15, 2012 Deposit amount
the strength of the U.S. dollar and the fluctuating cost
of fuel, supplier expense, governmental fees and other
50% of the total tour taxes, published prices are subject to change without
Nov. 16–Dec. 13, 2012 package notice and will be chargeable to the passenger up to the
time of departure.
75% of the total tour
Dec. 14–27, 2012 package
NOT INCLUDED IN PRICES: Passport costs; transit to/
On or after Dec. 28, 2012 No Refunds from pier, travel to/from the departure city; gratuities,
pre/post hotels; items of a personal nature including,
Cancellations must be confirmed in the ICT office but not limited to, laundry, room service at hotels,
during regular business hours: Monday through
Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Pacific Time) meals in transit, phone calls, etc.
Cancellation fees apply regardless of the reason for TRAvEL INSURANCE: Every exceptional travel
cancellation, including medical and family matters. experience purchased from ICT includes a Post
Departure travel protection plan with coverage for
IT IS THE PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH trip delay, baggage loss or delay, emergency medical
PASSENGER TO FULLY COMPLY WITH ALL expenses, and emergency evacuation/repatriation.
IMMIGRATION & DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS This policy covers residents or citizens of the U.S.
& Canada only, and does not include coverage for
Trip Cancellation or Trip Interruptions. We strongly
suggest protecting your travel investment with trip
cancellation and trip interruption coverage for the
unforeseen and unexpected circumstances. Plans for
international travelers are available.
PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP: A valid passport is required for all passengers, including children, and must remain valid for
6 months beyond the completion of your travel. Applications are available online at www.travel.state.gov/passport or
by calling the National Passport Information Center at 877 487 2778. You may also contact your local post office for
information. When necessary, a group visa for U.S. citizens will be obtained for those confirmed by the final payment
date. Travelers originating from outside the U.S. also need a valid passport, and should consult their country’s
embassy regarding specific requirements for entry into each and every country of destination. Your passport name
must match the name on your cruise reservation and airline/cruiseline ticket or you may be denied boarding.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Please call ICT for information regarding medical, pregnancy and special travel limitations.
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T H E B L E S S I N G S O F C H R I ST I A N T R Av E L
Deepening relationships with loved ones—and with God—sometimes
requires getting away from the pace and routine of daily life. These
moments help us to refocus, regroup, grow and refresh. Time away can
be powerful, especially when it’s purposeful.
GETAWAY WITH GOD
God created us to know and enjoy him in a
daily, personal way. Sharing times of quiet pause
against the backdrop of majestic scenery and
fascinating destinations will deepen your faith as
you reconnect with your Savior.
Time together with like-minded believers is an
essential part of our Faith, and one of the great
hallmarks of Christian Travel. rest and reflect as
you grow new relationships, deepen friendships
and reconnect with loved ones.
INSIGHTFUL BIBLE TEACHING
God’s Word is living, active and specific in its
guidance for our lives. Prepare your heart to
hear God’s voice through powerful times of
teaching from his Word. Bring your curiosity
and anticipation as we seek to know him more.
We were created to worship God, and the act of
praising him is a spirit-lifting experience for every
believer. God dwells in the midst of our praises,
and often reveals himself to our hearts as we
focus our adoration on him.
Pausing from the stresses of our fast-paced,
modern lives is more important now than ever.
you’ll find encouragement from other believers
and intimate time with the Savior are the best
ways to return home restored and renewed.
rest and renewal.
a deeper walk with the Lord.
new friends and experiences.
EXCEPTIONAL TRAVEL EXPERIENCES
It is our hope and prayer
that your travels are inspirational
and exceptional in every way.
I n S P I r at I O n C r u I S E S & t O u r S
The goal of Inspiration Cruises & Tours is to provide you with a
refreshing and renewing Christian vacation. We seek to offer the finest
service available in the travel industry, and make every effort to ensure
an exceptional travel experience.
We look forward to laughing with you, sharing with you and, most
importantly, embracing truth with you. Join us on this journey. We
anticipate many wonderful moments together. You’ll find that Christian
fellowship is the key ingredient that completes the recipe for this
special Caribbean Cruise. Although the pleasure of this cruise lasts
only seven days, we trust the pleasant memories will last a lifetime!