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Athens • Kusadasi • Santorini • Zakynthos • Sicily • Amalfi/Positano
Rome • Florence • Monte Carlo • Marseille • Barcelona
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The University of Washington
May 13 - 24, 2010
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SEPTEMBER 18, 2009
University of Washington Alumni Association PRSRT STD
1415 N.E. 45th Street U.S. POSTAGE
Seattle, WA 98105
206 Historic Reflections UW
Dear UW Alumni and Friends,
In partnership with our tour operator Go Next, I am excited to bring UW alumni and friends
another wonderful cruise itinerary with Oceania Cruises. Discover for yourself why more than
100 UW alumni travelers chose to cruise with Oceania this year alone. Indulge in the finest in
luxury and comfort aboard the Oceania Cruises’ Nautica. Unparalleled attention to detail and
exceptional service leaves you free to enjoy each day to the fullest. Oceania Cruises provides a
comprehensive travel adventure that brings cruising to new heights.
Journey where ancient cultures thrive, natural beauty astounds, and the reflections of historic
ports glisten upon deep blue seas while cruising the coasts of Turkey, Greece, Italy, Monaco,
France, and Spain. Visit the ruins of Ephesus in Kusadasi, see the beautiful whitewashed towns
of Santorini and the pine-covered mountains of Zakynthos before cruising to legendary Sicily.
Continue to charming Amalfi, monumental Rome, Renaissance Florence, glamorous
Monte Carlo, and on to colorful Marseilles, all captivating stops.
This is a luxurious, upscale experience that redefines living on the water. The streamlined size
of this ship allows for a feeling of elegant intimacy, and with only 684 passengers and a crew of
400, all your wants and needs will be catered to. Choose from 4 fabulous restaurants and enjoy
the best cuisine at sea with menus designed by world-renowned master chef, Jacques Pépin.
Your stateroom will be an oasis of comfort, featuring Oceania Cruises’ exclusive Tranquility
BedSM to guarantee a restful night. Make yourself at home in these exquisitely appointed rooms;
a vast majority with lovely teak verandas. Every amenity you could dream of awaits you, and
when you go ashore you’ll be well equipped with knowledge from excursion experts, guest
lecturers and seminars. Nautica offers the perfect blend of relaxation and discovery.
This 2010 cruise has already elicited unprecedented excitement and interest, so we encourage
you to sign up now for your choice of stateroom and the incredible offer of FREE AIRFARE.
Also, there is a Special Price Reduction of $2,000 OFF per stateroom if booked by
September 18, 2009.
Available to alumni,
their families and friends.
Director, UW Alumni Tours
SPACE ON THIS CRUISE IS LIMITED!
For additional information or to make a reservation
please call Go Next at:
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We strongly suggest purchasing travel insurance. Travel insurance information will be sent
to you by the University of Washington Alumni Association with your confirmation letter.
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control of GN. Cancellation penalties may differ from the cruise reservation. Membership is open to all
program related penalties. Oceania Cruises may modify the cruise friends and alumni of the UW.
itinerary up to and during the voyage.
Reserve Your Historic Reflections Cruise Today
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offered by the travel agency making arrangements for the trip and is not a contracting party with regard to any of the
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Encounter a new world, ab
The Ambiance the highest quality in mind, you’ll feel
The moment you step aboard you’ll feel it, awash in the serenity of soothing colors,
an immediate sense of calm and comfort. soft textures, luxurious furnishings, and
Feel warmly welcomed by an ambiance of Tranquility BedsSM, considered by many to
effortless elegance, casual days at sea and be “a slice of heaven.” A vast majority of the
impeccable attention to detail. For the staterooms on Nautica feature teak verandas,
684 passengers who board Oceania Cruises’ a private haven to retire to with a flute of
Nautica it will be a voyage like no other. champagne, or watch the sun set over the sea.
The ship’s décor will delight, lavished with
dark rich woods, plush fabrics, intriguing The Flavor
artwork, and an abundance of fresh flowers. Host of numerous television shows, author of
The streamlined size of Nautica allows for more than 20 cookbooks, and personal chef
an intimate, convivial atmosphere and highly to several heads of state, Jacques Pépin is
personalized service. On this ship, experience one of the world’s leaders in fine cuisine.
the pinnacle of luxury cruising. He brings his legendary culinary talents to
all of the unique restaurants onboard. From
The Nuance the European-inspired Grand Dining Room
Even the most minute aspect of your voyage to the breezy Tapas on the Terrace, variety is
has been carefully considered. With the part of the fun. Have a steak at the Polo Grill
perfect ratio of staff to guests, you’ll find one night, a regional Italian dinner at Toscana
all your needs and whims catered to. The the next, try the barbecue at Waves, or the
international staff is schooled in the art of buffet at the Terrace Cafe. In addition to the
fine service, with their core principle being restaurants, Nautica also features 24-hour
the desire to please. The exceptional service room service, high tea at 4:00 p.m., an ice
aboard this ship will almost magically cream bar, afternoon pizzeria and evening
anticipate your needs, elevating your entire snacks. Each cruise offers menus featuring
cruising experience. Your stateroom or suite literally hundreds of different dishes. The
will be your private oasis designed with all chefs know no bounds in their pursuit of
the comforts of home. Furnished with only perfection, striving to please even the most
We are dedicated to providing
• FREE AIRFARE from select cities
our travelers the opportunity of
• Complimentary bottle of wine
traveling well at an affordable price.
• Private Welcome Reception
We develop programs that appeal
• Go Next program manager onboard to assist
to all age groups with the right
with every need
balance between seeing and just
• Exceptional value
being in new and exotic places.
• Convenient departure cities
• Exclusive program, not offered to the general public
• Optional Athens Pre-Cruise Program
• Optional Barcelona Post-Cruise Program
board and ashore.
The Inspiration The Oceania Cruises Difference
Your concierge and shore excursion • Smaller, more intimate ships, with only 684
staff will provide you with a wealth of guests, providing access to more exotic ports.
information about the places you will visit, • Guest to staff ratio is 1.7 to 1.
and the prestigious and often famous guest • Impeccable service.
lecturers will regale you with personal
insights and expertise on the endless • Open seating restaurants with cuisine
inspired by Jacques Pépin.
treasures waiting ashore.
• Resort casual attire – no formal nights.
Each day on Nautica will inspire you to try
• 93% ocean view staterooms, 70% of those
something new. Relax in a private cabana,
with private verandas.
take a refreshing dip in the heated pool,
or a brisk walk around the oval track. • Enrichment programs including seminars
led by naturalists, historians and local
Stop in the rejuvenating Mandara Spa,
join a Team Trivia game, or settle into an
armchair with a book in the English-style • Critically acclaimed headline entertainers.
library. Nightfall brings with it a variety of • Large heated pool and three whirlpool spas.
entertainment; enjoy the soft jazz styling of • State-of-the-art fitness center.
Horizons, listen to a classic string quartet
• Unlimited complimentary soft drinks and
under the stars, dance to the inspired
sounds of a 12-piece orchestra, or try your
luck at the ship’s casino. Every night brings All Oceania Cruises’ staterooms feature exclusive
a new critically acclaimed headliner and Tranquility BedsSM (two lower twin beds convertible
to queen), 24-hour room service, twice-daily maid
a great show in the ship’s Lounge. There’s service, plush cotton towels, thick cotton robes and
always something to do, and if you desire, slippers, flat-screen television, direct-dial satellite
nothing to do but relax and breathe in the telephone, internet access port, writing desk,
security safe, 110/220 volt outlets and hair dryer.
Cruise Program Includes
• FREE ROUND-TRIP AIRFARE FROM • Private Welcome Reception
SELECT OCEANIA CRUISES’ CITIES • Complimentary bottle of wine
• 10 nights accommodations and cruising • Attentive service from an experienced
onboard Nautica to historic and scenic Go Next program manager
ports of call • Comprehensive pre-departure information
• All meals, entertainment and use of • Government taxes and fees
the ship’s facilities onboard the cruise
Historic Reflections Itinerary
MAY 13 Thursday Depart the U.S.A.
MAY 14 Friday Arrive in Athens, Greece, and transfer to the ship.
DAY PORT ARRIVE DEPART
MAY 14 Friday Athens (Piraeus), Greece Embark 3:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.
MAY 15 Saturday Kusadasi, Turkey 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
MAY 16 Sunday Santorini, Greece 8:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m.
MAY 17 Monday Zakynthos, Greece 9:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m.
MAY 18 Tuesday Messina (Sicily), Italy 8:00 a.m. 8:00 p.m.
MAY 19 Wednesday Amalfi/Positano, Italy 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
MAY 20 Thursday Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy 6:00 a.m. 8:00 p.m.
MAY 21 Friday Florence/Pisa (Livorno), Italy 7:00 a.m. 8:00 p.m.
MAY 22 Saturday Monte Carlo, Monaco 8:00 a.m. 11:00 p.m.
MAY 23 Sunday Provence (Marseille), France 8:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m.
MAY 24 Monday Barcelona, Spain Disembark 8:00 a.m.
After disembarking, transfer to the airport for your return to the U.S.A.
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.
All air, cruise and land accommodations, local transportation and optional shore excursions are arranged by
Oceania Cruises, Inc. who may use other suppliers or providers to render the services.
This map represents Sea Cave
approximate locations. Zakynthos, Greece
Colosseum Statue of David
Cruise Program Pricing FREE AIRFARE
2 FOR 1
REGULAR SPECIAL REDUCED
PRICE ALUMNI PRICE*
STATEROOM CATEGORY/DESCRIPTION (PER PERSON) (PER PERSON)
G Inside Stateroom - Decks 4, 6 & 7 $7,998 $2,999
Features a comfortable seating area and plenty of storage space.
C2 Deluxe Ocean View - Deck 4 $8,998 $3,499
Features a spacious seating area, breakfast table and full-size window.
With the curtains drawn back the ocean is in full view.
B2 Veranda - Deck 6 $9,998 $3,999
Features a private teak veranda and breakfast table. Watch the world sail by
while comfortably seated outdoors, or relax on the comfortable sofa inside.
A3 Concierge Level Veranda - Deck 7 $10,398 $4,199
Features a private teak veranda, refrigerated mini-bar, plush seating area, spacious closet
and more. Comfort and convenience are the hallmarks of these extraordinary staterooms.
PH3 Penthouse Suite - Deck 8 $12,798 $5,399
Features a spacious living area, private in-suite dining, butler service, refrigerated mini-bar,
vanity desk, full-size bathtub, and much more. Magnificent views await you through the
sliding glass door on the exquisitely furnished private teak veranda.
All stateroom locations and prices are subject to availability. Additional stateroom categories may be available.
* Prices are per person, double occupancy, and INCLUDE government taxes and fees.
* The Special Reduced Alumni Price shown above reflects the $2,000 per stateroom Early Booking Price
Reduction when booked by September 18, 2009.
Air taxes and current surcharges of $419 and round-trip airport transfers of $148 are additional.
Oceania Cruises’ FREE AIRFARE cities are Albany (NY), Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland,
Columbus (OH), Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami,
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Nashville, New York (JFK), Newark, Oklahoma City, Orlando, Philadelphia,
Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Richmond, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Spokane, St. Louis,
Tampa, and Washington D.C. (Dulles).
Many other departure cities are available for an additional fee of $199 including: Des Moines, Fargo, and
Milwaukee. Call for a complete listing. All airfares are in coach class.
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Ports of Call
KUSADASI, TURKEY Explore the ruins of ancient Ephesus: the famed Library of Celsus, the
amphitheater, chariot-marked marble roads, mosaic sidewalks and the superb, rarely opened Terrace
Houses. Or journey to three monumental cities of antiquity – Priene, Miletus and Didyma,
renowned for their majestic temples and stadiums.
SANTORINI, GREECE Visit the beautiful whitewashed hilltop towns of Oia and Fira with their
fantastic views. See the stunning artifacts in Fira’s museum, including recent finds from the
excavation of Akrotiri. Visit a winery and take in the local color.
ZAKYNTHOS, GREECE The scenic Ionian island is home to medieval churches, archeological
sites, famous sea caves and the endangered sea turtle, Caretta-Caretta. The town of Zakynthos has
some splendid architecture that exhibits a Venetian influence, especially its fortress and historic
Saint Mark's Square.
MESSINA (SICILY), ITALY In the shadow of the Peloritani Mountains, Messina is the most modern
city on the beautiful island of Sicily. Now recovered from earthquakes and war damage, Messina boasts
the safest harbor in the Mediterranean as well as bustling, wide boulevards.
AMALFI/POSITANO, ITALY Clinging to steep slopes above a sparkling bay, Positano charms all
who visit with its white Moorish-style houses and colorful fishing boats. Enchanting Amalfi
is filled with ancient wonders like the 12th-century Capuchin monastery and the beautiful
11th-century Cathedral and cloister.
ROME (CIVITAVECCHIA), ITALY Spend a day reveling in magnificent monuments from the
ancient Roman Forum and Colosseum to the splendor of St. Peter’s Basilica and Michelangelo’s
breathtaking frescoes in the Sistine Chapel. Or enjoy a drive through the Roman countryside to lovely,
medieval Castel Gandolfo to see the summer residence of the Pope.
FLORENCE/PISA (LIVORNO), ITALY Explore the fabled architecture of Renaissance Florence: the
Duomo with Brunelleschi’s dome, the Baptistery, Michelangelo’s David, the bridge over the Arno and
the Uffizi Gallery. Visit Pisa’s superb Field of Miracles and the iconic Leaning Tower. Or lose yourself in
the Tuscan countryside and the towns of Siena, and San Gimignano renowned for its medieval towers.
MONTE CARLO, MONACO Take in sparkling Monaco as you drive along the famous Grand
Corniche, then stroll through the old quarter. See the pink palace of the Grimaldi family, visit the
Casino, explore the Côte d’Azur from Nice to Cannes, Grasse and the lovely St. Paul de Vence, each
a jewel to savor.
PROVENCE (MARSEILLE), FRANCE See the sights and enjoy the views of historic old Marseille
and visit the charming fishing port of Cassis. Or venture into the celebrated Provencal countryside
and explore lovely Aix or stroll through Avignon and see the Papal Palace, the famed bridge and the
hilltop village of Les Baux.
You will have the opportunity to select from a variety of optional shore excursions, for an additional charge,
which have been designed to acquaint you with the highlights of each port of call.
Alumni Exclusive Athens Pre-Cruise Program
*$699 per person, double occupancy includes:
• 2 nights accommodations at the five-star deluxe • Airport transfers included with the purchase of
N.J.V. Athens Plaza hotel with breakfast group air transportation. Hotel and cruise ship
• Comprehensive sightseeing excursion of Athens transfers included for all Athens “pre-cruise”
• Professional tour guide
MAY 11 Arrive in Athens and transfer to the deluxe N.J.V. Athens Plaza hotel.
MAY 12 Delve into Greek history and culture during a splendid 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 world-renowned National Archeological Museum.
MAY 13 Optional excursion to scenic Cape Sounion. Transfer to the ship in the afternoon.
N.J.V. ATHENS PLAZA is a five-star deluxe hotel ideally located on Constitution Square, within
walking distance of the Acropolis, the 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, as well as 24-hour room service. Relax in your spacious guestroom,
complete with floor-to-ceiling windows, luxury linens, mini-bar, satellite TV, and safe.
* Air deviation fee may apply.
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.
A Barcelona Post-Cruise Program is available. Call for details. UW