2-FOR-1 CRUISE FARES | FREE AIRFARE GREEK ISLES ODYSSEY Luxury Cruise Athens • Nauplion • Zakynthos • Corfu • Katakolon • Monemvasia • Crete Rhodes • Santorini • Delos • Mykonos • Kusadasi • Istanbul SPECIAL PRICE REDUCTION 2-FOR-1 CRUISE FARES WITH FREE AIRFARE IF BOOKED BY DECEMBER 30, 2010 VOTED ONE OF THE WORLD’S BEST CRUISE LINES Sponsored By September 18 - October 1, 2011 From $ 4,499 per person Indulge Yourself WITH A GREEK ISLES LUXURY CRUISE INCLUDING FREE AIRFARE! SPECIAL OFFER 2-FOR-1 CRUISE FARES WITH FREE AIRFARE IF BOOKED BY DECEMBER 30, 2010 V1 Campus Box 7503 PRESORTED NC State University STANDARD Raleigh, NC 27695-7503 U.S. POSTAGE PAID Santorini, Greece Mykonos, Greece 919 Greek Isles Odyssey V1 Dear Alumni, Explore the mythical lands of Greece and Turkey, where great empires once reigned, cultural traditions still linger, and pine-covered mountains rise from the sea. Depart from Athens and sail to the ancient Greek ports of Nauplion and Katakolon as well as the legendary Greek Isles of Zakynthos, Corfu, Monemvasia, Crete, Rhodes, Santorini, Delos, and Mykonos. See whitewashed houses splashed with colorful flowerboxes, walk amid ancient temples and fortresses, visit the site of the first Olympic Games, stroll along golden beaches, and marvel at glorious scenery. Continue to Kusadasi, a Turkish port near the famed ruins of ancient Ephesus, before arriving in Turkey’s captivating capital, Istanbul, an intriguing city astride two continents. Discover unique and legendary treasures on this Greek Isles Odyssey. A voyage with Oceania Cruises is a luxurious, upscale experience that redefines living on the water, and life aboard the streamlined Nautica is one of elegant intimacy, where a crew of 400 caters to only 684 passengers. Choose from four fabulous restaurants and enjoy the finest cuisine at sea with menus designed by world-renowned master chef Jacques Pépin. Your stateroom or suite will be an oasis of comfort, featuring Oceania Cruises’ Prestige Tranquility BedSM to ensure a restful night. Make yourself at home in these exquisitely appointed rooms, the vast majority of which have lovely teak verandas. Every amenity imaginable awaits you, and when you go ashore you’ll be well equipped with knowledge from guest lectures and seminars. Nautica offers the perfect blend of relaxation and discovery. This 2011 cruise has already elicited excitement and interest, so you are encouraged to sign up now for your choice of stateroom or suite and the incredible offer of 2-for-1 cruise fares with free airfare if booked by December 30, 2010. Welcome aboard! Sincerely, Available to alumni, their families and friends. Kathy Hart Associate Executive Director BOOK NOW. 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Promotional fares may remain in effect after the expiration Registration No. 477 Reserve Your Greek Isles Odyssey Cruise Today Wolf Treks Travel September 18 - October 1, 2011 NC State Alumni Association Campus Box 7503 NC State University Raleigh, NC 27695-7503 Toll Free: 800-627-2586 Fax: 919-515-1791 www.alumni.ncsu.edu/travel Please call Kathy Hart at 800-627-2586 if you wish to discuss this cruise. ❐ CRUISE PROGRAM WITH AIRFARE ❐ CRUISE PROGRAM ONLY Please indicate preferred departure city: _____________________________________ Stateroom/Suite category requested: 1st choice ________ 2nd choice ________ Bed request: ❐ Twin (2 beds) ❐ Queen Single and Triple accommodations are an additional cost and subject to availability. Request: ❐ Single ❐ Triple Name (as it appears on your passport: last, first, middle) Title Birth Date (mm/dd/yy) Preferred name on name badge ❐ Male ❐ Female Name (as it appears on your passport: last, first, middle) Title Birth Date (mm/dd/yy) Preferred name on name badge ❐ Male ❐ Female E-mail Address Home Address City State ZIP Home Phone Cell Phone Oceania Cruises Club Number (past cruise travelers only) Roommate (if different than above) Adjacency Request A deposit of $850 per person is due with your reservation application. Make your check payable to . Full payment is required by June 10, 2011 (100 days prior to departure). Any reservations received after this date are subject to availability and must be accompanied with full payment. Please reserve _______ space(s) and enclosed is my/our deposit for $ __________________. Also, please reserve _______ space(s) for me/us on the $699 per person, double occupancy. Single occupancy is $999 and subject to availability. Enclosed is my/our $200 per person deposit for $ __________________. Deposits may also be made by credit card; however, ❐ Visa ❐ MasterCard Card No. Exp. Date Name as it appears on credit card INCLUDING PARENT/GUARDIAN FOR MINOR CHILDREN: I/We have read, received a copy of, understand, and accept the terms and conditions stated in the Operator/Participant Agreement. Making a deposit or acceptance or use of any vouchers, tickets, goods, or services shall be deemed consent to and acceptance of the terms and conditions stated in the applicable Operator/Participant Agreement, including limitations on responsibility and liability. Encounter a New World, THE AMBIANCE The moment you step aboard, you’ll feel warmly welcomed by an ambiance of effortless elegance, casual days at sea, and impeccable attention to detail. It will be a voyage like no other. The ship’s décor will delight, lavished with rich, dark woods, plush fabrics, intriguing artwork, and an abundance of fresh flowers. The streamlined size of Nautica allows for an intimate, convivial atmosphere and highly personalized service. On this ship, you will experience the pinnacle of luxury cruising. THE NUANCE With the perfect ratio of staff to guests, you’ll find all your needs and whims catered to. The exceptional service aboard this ship will almost magically anticipate your needs, elevating your entire cruising experience. Designed with all the comforts of home, your stateroom or suite will be your private oasis. Furnished with only the highest quality in mind, you’ll feel awash in the serenity of soothing colors, soft textures, luxurious furnishings, and Prestige Tranquility BedsSM, considered by many to be “a slice of heaven.” Onboard and Onshore. THE INSPIRATION Each day on Nautica will inspire you to try something new. The excursion staff will provide you with a wealth of information about the places you will visit, and guest lecturers will offer personal insights and expertise on the treasures waiting ashore. Or stay onboard and unwind in a private cabana, enjoy a dip in the heated pool, or visit the Canyon Ranch SpaClub®. Nightfall brings with it a variety of entertainment, from classical string quartets and dynamic vocalists to spectacular headliners and casino games. Discover something new every day, or just sit back and relax. THE FLAVOR Jacques Pépin, one of the world’s leaders in fine cuisine, brings his legendary culinary talents to all of the ship’s unique restaurants. Enjoy Toscana’s authentic Italian, Polo Grill’s steakhouse fare, Continental cuisine in the Grand Dining Room, and made-to-order favorites at the Terrace Café. Each cruise offers menus featuring literally hundreds of dishes, many of which reflect the regions where Nautica is sailing. The chefs know no Oceania Cruises is a member of Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, the world’s bounds in their pursuit of perfection, striving most prestigious gastronomic society to please even the most discriminating palates. devoted to the art of fine dining. CRUISE PROGRAM INCLUDES GO NEXT EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS • FREE ROUND-TRIP AIRFARE FROM • Private Welcome Reception SELECT OCEANIA CRUISES CITIES • Complimentary bottle of wine • 12 nights onboard Oceania Cruises’ Nautica • Attentive service from an experienced cruising to historic and scenic ports of call Go Next program manager • All meals, entertainment and use of • Comprehensive pre-departure information facilities onboard the ship • All surcharges, airline fees and We are dedicated to providing our travelers with government taxes opportunities to travel well at an affordable price. THE OCEANIA CRUISES NAUTICA DIFFERENCE • Intimate ship with only 684 guests, providing • Resort casual attire – no formal nights access to more exotic ports • Enrichment programs including seminars led • Guest to staff ratio is 1.7 to 1 by naturalists, historians and local experts • Impeccable service • Critically acclaimed headline entertainers • Four open-seating gourmet restaurants with • Large heated pool and three whirlpool spas cuisine inspired by Jacques Pépin; all for no • State-of-the-art fitness center additional charge • Unlimited complimentary soft drinks and • 93% ocean view staterooms and suites, 74% bottled water of those with private verandas All Oceania Cruises staterooms feature Prestige Tranquility BedsSM (two lower twin beds convertible to queen), 24-hour room service, twice-daily maid service, refrigerated mini-bar, plush cotton towels, thick cotton robes and slippers, LCD flat-screen television, DVD player, direct dial satellite telephone, wireless internet access, writing desk, security safe, 110/220 volt outlets, and handheld hair dryer. Suites feature these amenities and much more. ITINERARY SEP 18 Sunday Depart the U.S.A. SEP 19 Monday Arrive in Athens, Greece, and transfer to Nautica. DATE DAY PORT ARRIVE DEPART SEP 19 Monday Athens (Piraeus), Greece Embark 3:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m. SEP 20 Tuesday Nauplion, Greece 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. SEP 21 Wednesday Zakynthos, Greece 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. SEP 22 Thursday Corfu, Greece 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. SEP 23 Friday Katakolon, Greece 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. SEP 24 Saturday Monemvasia, Greece 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. SEP 25 Sunday Aghios Nikolaos (Crete), Greece 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. SEP 26 Monday Rhodes, Greece 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. SEP 27 Tuesday Santorini, Greece 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. SEP 28 Wednesday Delos, Greece 8:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Mykonos, Greece 1:00 p.m. 11:00 p.m. SEP 29 Thursday Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey 8:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. OVERNIGHT SEP 30 Friday Istanbul, Turkey 12:00 p.m. ON SHIP OCT 01 Saturday Istanbul, Turkey Disembark 8:00 a.m. After disembarking, transfer to the airport for your return to the U.S.A. Oceania Cruises may modify the cruise itinerary up to and during the voyage. This map represents approximate locations. CRUISE PROGRAM PRICING 2-FOR-1 WITH FREE AIRFARE REGULAR SPECIAL REDUCED PRICE ALUMNI PRICE* CATEGORY/DESCRIPTION (PER PERSON) (PER PERSON) PH1 Penthouse Suite - Deck 8 $15,398 $7,699 PH2 Penthouse Suite - Deck 8 $14,798 $7,399 PH3 Penthouse Suite - Deck 8 $14,398 $7,199 These elegant 322-square-foot suites feature a spacious living area, private en-suite dining, Butler service, vanity desk, full-size bathtub, and much more. Magnificent views await you through the sliding glass door on the exquisitely furnished private teak veranda. A1 Concierge Level Veranda - Decks 7 & 8 $12,398 $6,199 A2 Concierge Level Veranda - Decks 7 & 8 $12,198 $6,099 A3 Concierge Level Veranda - Deck 7 $11,998 $5,999 Best Value! In addition to standard veranda stateroom amenities, these beautifully decorated 216-square-foot staterooms feature premier services, such as priority restaurant reservations in Toscana and Polo Grill, a dedicated check-in desk for early embarkation, priority luggage delivery, a welcome bottle of champagne, a complimentary tote bag, and more! B1 Veranda - Deck 6 $11,798 $5,899 B2 Veranda - Deck 6 $11,598 $5,799 These spacious 216-square-foot staterooms feature a private teak veranda and breakfast table. Watch the world sail by while comfortably seated outdoors, or relax on the comfortable sofa inside. C1 Deluxe Ocean View - Decks 4, 6 & 7 $10,398 $5,199 C2 Deluxe Ocean View - Deck 4 $10,198 $5,099 These 165-square-foot staterooms feature a spacious seating area, breakfast table and full-size window. D Ocean View - Deck 3 $9,598 $4,799 These 165-square-foot staterooms feature a spacious seating area, breakfast table and classic porthole. E Ocean View - Deck 6 $9,398 $4,699 These 143-square-foot staterooms feature a comfortable seating area and window with obstructed view. F Inside Stateroom - Decks 7 & 8 $9,198 $4,599 G Inside Stateroom - Decks 4, 6 & 7 $8,998 $4,499 These 160-square-foot staterooms feature a comfortable seating area and plenty of storage space. Category G has very limited availability. All stateroom/suite locations and prices are subject to availability. Additional categories may be available. * The Special Reduced Alumni Price shown above reflects the 2-for-1 cruise fare with free airfare if booked by December 30, 2010. Prices are per person, double occupancy. Advertised prices include all surcharges, airline fees, and government taxes. Round-trip airport transfers of $158 per person are additional. Oceania Cruises’ FREE AIRFARE cities are Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Louisville, Miami, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York (JFK), Newark, Oklahoma City, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Raleigh-Durham, Richmond, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, Tampa, and Washington D.C. (Dulles). Many other departure cities are available for an additional fee of $199. Call for a complete listing. All airfare is in coach class. Airline-imposed baggage fees may apply. All air, cruise, and land accommodations, local transportation, and optional shore excursions are arranged by Oceania Cruises, who may use other suppliers or providers to render the services. The agreement in this brochure is the exclusive and entire statement of the agreement between you and Go Next, Inc. It should be read carefully. PORTS OF CALL NAUPLION, GREECE Residing on the eastern SANTORINI, GREECE Visit Oia and Fira, two coast of the Peloponnese peninsula, Nauplion is beautiful whitewashed hilltop towns with fantastic characterized by the Palamidi Fortress – a shining views. See the stunning artifacts in Fira’s museum, example of the city’s Venetian occupation in the including recent finds from the excavation of 15th century. Akrotiri. Visit a winery and take in the local color. ZAKYNTHOS, GREECE The scenic Ionian island DELOS, GREECE Stroll through the remains of is home to medieval churches, archeological sites, ancient temples on this uninhabited island, a much famous sea caves, and the endangered sea turtle, Caretta revered sanctuary of antiquity. Silent marble lions caretta. The town of Zakynthos has some splendid still stand guard at the legendary birthplace of architecture that exhibits a Venetian influence, Apollo, where the temples’ splendid mosaic floors especially its fortress and historic Saint Mark’s Square. are a sight to behold. CORFU, GREECE Immerse yourself in this MYKONOS, GREECE Wander through the beautiful island of glorious scenery and beaches, serene winding streets of this lovely seaside village. monasteries, beautiful palaces, traditional mountain Discover a kaleidoscope of whitewashed houses, towns, and Corfu’s lovely old Venetian quarter. flowers, and brightly painted shutters and doors. KATAKOLON, GREECE Visit ancient Olympia, Stand beneath the windmills on the hill and visit where the Olympic Games began in 776 B.C., and the fascinating Archeological Museum. stroll around this deserted Sanctuary, admiring the EPHESUS (KUSADASI), TURKEY Explore the temples, altars, and treasuries, and stand on the ground ruins of ancient Ephesus: the famed Library of Celsus, where ancient athletes practiced before competing. the amphitheater, chariot-marked marble roads, MONEMVASIA, GREECE The island is a mosaic sidewalks, and the superb, rarely opened charming mix of winding cobblestone alleyways, Terrace Houses. Or, journey to Priene, Miletus, and handsome red-tiled rooftop homes, stunning views, Didyma, three monumental cities of antiquity and a medieval fortress. Dramatically perched upon a renowned for their majestic temples and stadiums. cliff overlooking the sea is the 13th-century Church ISTANBUL, TURKEY In this magnificent city of Ayia Sophia. astride two continents, visit the beautiful Topkapi AGHIOS NIKOLAOS (CRETE), GREECE Palace, the awesome St. Sophia, and the impressive Discover fascinating ancient Minoan and Byzantine Blue Mosque. Cruise the Bosphorus to see the city villages, see the panorama of lovely windmills, visit and its surroundings from another perspective. Visit a monastery, or head across the island to see the one of the many museums, or browse the spice reconstructed Palace of Knossos. market and the famous Grand Bazaar. RHODES, GREECE Enjoy a walking tour of In each port of call you may select from a variety the old city and stand in awe of the impressive of optional shore excursions for an additional Grand Master’s Palace. See where the Colossus of charge, some of which are referenced in the Rhodes once stood, and savor the history of this descriptions above. remarkable walled town. Or drive along the scenic coast to whitewashed Lindos, and explore the ancient Acropolis. Alumni Exclusive Athens Pre-Cruise Program $699 per person, double occupancy includes: • 2 nights’ accommodations at the deluxe • Professional tour guide/lecturer N.J.V. Athens Plaza hotel or similar with • Transfers between the airport, hotel and American breakfast cruise ship, with related luggage handling • Sightseeing excursion of Athens (Transfers between the airport and hotel are not SEP 16 Depart the U.S.A. applicable for cruise-only travelers.) SEP 17 Arrive in Athens, Greece, and transfer to the deluxe N.J.V. Athens Plaza hotel or similar. SEP 18 Delve into Greek history and culture during a morning tour of Athens. Drive past the Academy’s neo-classical buildings, the marble National Library, and Constitution Square’s Greek Parliament and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. See the Panathenian Stadium, host to the first modern Olympics, and the Temple of Olympian Zeus. Explore the legendary Acropolis with its timeless Parthenon, and visit the extraordinary new Acropolis Museum, which houses an exceptional and significant collection of classical Greek sculpture. Optional afternoon excursion to scenic Cape Sounion. SEP 19 Morning at leisure. Transfer to Nautica in the afternoon. N.J.V. ATHENS PLAZA is a deluxe five-star hotel ideally located on Constitution Square, within walking distance of the Acropolis, Old City (Plaka), and a chic shopping district. The hotel, with its classical design and welcoming environment, offers international and Greek cuisine in its restaurant, snacks and beverages in the lounges, and 24-hour room service. Relax in your spacious guest room, complete with floor-to-ceiling windows, luxury linens, satellite TV, and internet access as well as a mini-bar, hair dryer, and safe. Global Destinations Management, Ltd. and Go Next, Inc. are not responsible for injuries or losses resulting from any causes beyond their own respective and exclusive control. Global Destinations Management, Ltd. and Go Next, Inc. are not responsible for the negligence of the other or any other suppliers or providers. All pre-cruise land accommodations, local transportation, and sightseeing are arranged and operated by Conceptours, who may use other suppliers or providers to render the services. An Istanbul Post-Cruise Program is available. Call for details.