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					                                          Ski Trip 2007 - New Hampshire USA

What’s Included:


         Return flights Dublin to Boston
         Return coach transfers – Boston to Lincoln New Hampshire
         6 nights half board in Woodwards Motor Inn. Students will be accommodated in large rooms with four in each room. Each
          room has two queen size beds.
         5 day lift pass for Loon Mountain
         5 day skis, poles & boot hire
         5 day x 4hrs ski lessons
         1 full day Boston
         Shopping trip to North Conway
         Après Ski activities including Tubing (like tobogganing); Karaoke night and cinema & coach hire.
         All Irish & applicable foreign airport/passenger taxes
         Fully comprehensive ski travel insurance
         Airport & resort representation


   The final payment of €675 must be paid by cheque on Wednesday October 25 th, 2006.
   Students must have a valid passport and all deposits/payments are non-refundable.
   An information session for parents will take place in January.
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Name:                       D.O.B:                                Weeks Skied:                     Weight (lbs):         Height (Ft):


Shoe Size:                  Dietary Requirements:                 Passport Number:                 Expiry Date:




Woodwards Motor Inn ***


A delightful hotel in the heart of the Ski New Hampshire area, 2 miles from the bustling town of Lincoln and only 5 minutes away from
Loon Mountain. The hotel has 80 rooms all with full private facilities, cable television and direct dial telephones. Other facilities include
an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi and cocktail lounge/bar, with good food and lively entertainment provided in the
evenings. In typical US fashion, hospitality is excellent and the highest standard of customer service is guaranteed.




                                                        WOODWARD'S RESORT

Woodward's was started in 1956 with six cottages and has grown over the years into the full facility resort we have today. The resort is
still owned and operated by the Woodward family. Our resort is known for customer service, well-appointed rooms, spacious landscaped
grounds and excellent food. You can depend on the Woodward family and staff for a warm welcome and superb facilities.

                                                                FACILITIES

Woodward's Resort features 85 rooms with 7 two bedroom units sleeping up to six people. We have a full service restaurant serving
breakfast and dinner daily. Our lounge overlooks the duck and trout pond which in the winter becomes our lighted skating pond. The
stone fireplace in our lounge will warm you after a day of skiing. Enjoy our indoor and outdoor pool, sauna, jacuzzi, tennis and
racquetball courts, guest laundry, game room, kids' play area, basketball, horseshoes, badminton, shuffleboard, or just relax by the pond
while feeding our trout and ducks.
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                                                             RESTAURANT

We offer a great meal plan for our guests which includes a choice of our 35 entrées. Choose prime rib, a house specialty, hand cut steaks,
fresh seafood, lobster and much more. Each dinner includes one of our homemade desserts made on the property by our baker. For
breakfast, choose from one of our 8 complete breakfasts. For every adult on our meal plan, one child 12 or under will eat free from our
Kids Eat Free Menu. You can watch our chefs prepare your meal over the open hearth in a casual atmosphere that is a favourite of the
locals.

                                                                 ROOMS

Our 85 rooms are located in 5 different buildings, some connected to the indoor pool and others overlooking the outdoor pool. All rooms
have two double or queen sized beds, compact refrigerators, coffee makers and all the usual amenities you will find in a three diamond
AAA resort.

www.woodwardsresort.com/




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                                  SHOPPING IN NEW HAMPSHIRE
                                  North Conway is a haven for shoppers. A host of famous designer factory outlets such as Polo, Ralph
                                  Lauren, Timberland, Calvin Klein, Levi and Reebok are all within an hours drive of your hotel. Cheap is
                                  an understatement, with the cost of Levi jeans - $40.00, Calvin Klein jeans - $50.00 and Ralph Lauren
                                  Polo tops at $40.00. It is predicted that your luggage will increase dramatically on your return journey!




BAG A BUNDLE WITHOUT SPENDING ONE
Save 30-60% every day at over 50 nationally known factory stores.


Shop at the outlet stores and specialty shops for fashions, accessories, jewellery, home furnishings, intimate apparel, shoes, children's
fashions and more.

More than just an outlet centre, Settlers' Green Outlet Village offers a beautiful courtyard setting, children's playground, seasonal events,
entertainment and fun family dining choices.


 adidas                                 J. Jill Outlet                        The Gap Outlet
 April Cornell                          Jockey                                Tommy Hilfiger
 Banana Republic                        Jones New York                        Van Heusen Outlet
 Bass Outlet                            Norm Thompson                         Wilsons Leather
 Claire's Accessories                   Old Navy Outlet                       Woolrich
 Docker's & Levi's                      Nike Factory Store                    April Cornell
 Dress Barn Outlet                      Orvis Factory Store                   Book Warehouse
 Dress Barn Woman                       Pacific Sunwear                       Dress Barn Outlet
 Eddie Bauer                            Rue 21                                Ralph Lauren/Polo
 J. Crew Factory Store                                                        Music 4 Less


www.settlersgreen.com/

Lincoln Cinema Four, Lincoln, NH

Phone: 001603 7456238




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                                                            Bretton Woods

Overlooking Mount Washington, Bretton Woods is New England's fastest growing ski resort. Once recognized as a strong novice area,
   Bretton Woods has since doubled in size to include more wide open cruising terrain and an abundance of black diamond glades,
 including 13 new trails and glades for the 2004/05 season, for a total of 101! With the addition of a fourth high speed quad lift last
 season, the most of any resort in NH, skiers and riders will enjoy more time on the slopes. It is New Hampshire's Largest Ski Area...
                                                            Bretton Woods!



            Mountain Facts




                     434 acres of skiing & snowboarding terrain (31% beginner, 41% intermediate, 28% advanced)
                     101 trails and glades
                     9 Lifts including 4 high-speed quads
                     Two mountain peaks - Mount Rosebrook & West Mountain
                     Third mountain peak - Mount Stickney (future expansion)
                     1500 vertical feet
                     Snowmaking: 92% of trails
                     Day and night skiing and riding
                     Mid-mountain restaurant
                     Recently remodeled full-service base lodge - now over 70,000 square feet!
                     Bretton Woods Sports Club near the base area
                     TreeTop Sports shops - apine and Nordic
                     100 kilometers of Nordic ski trails




            www.brettonwoods.com

                                                         LOON MOUNTAIN


 Loon Mountain constantly ranks as one of New Hampshire's most popular resorts. Nestled within the breathtaking White Mountain
National Forest, Loon features 43 trails with 250 glorious acres and a diversity of terrain for all abilities. With Loon Mountain's 3,050
         foot peak elevation and 2,100 foot vertical drop, there's no shortage of excitement for skiers or snowboarders alike.

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Night Tubing
When the sun hits the horizon, the lights come up at Loon...and the tubes come rushing down the trails on the west base side of the
mountain.




Participating in snowsports opens a whole new world of possibilities to enjoy endless winter fun. But everyone agrees, your first
experience at a mountain can be a bit overwhelming. We realize this, so to help make your first mountain experience enjoyable, we've put
together this guide to help you navigate your first day on the slopes.




www.loonmtn.com




                                                                BOSTON




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Boston. It's the seat of American history and the site of one of American's most famous shopping and dining experiences, Faneuil Hall
Marketplace. For over 250 years, the marketplace has played an integral role in the life of Boston's residents. So if your ready to see,
taste and touch a true Boston experience, come to this historic and exciting place. Welcome to Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

1 Faneuil Hall Market Pl
http://www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com/




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DAY 1   Saturday 17TH FEBRUARY 2007                       DAY 5   Wednesday 21st FEBRUARY 2007

08.30   Check in for Aer Lingus Flight EI133 to Boston    07.45   Breakfast

11:30   Depart Dublin for Boston                          08.30   Transfer to Bretton Woods

15.15   Arrive Boston (local time)                                AM          2 hrs ski lessons
        Transfer to Woodwards Resort                              PM          2 hrs ski lessons
        (approx 2½ hrs duration)
                                                          15.30   Depart for shopping outlets in North Conway
18:30   Arrive at Woodward's Resort-
        Woodwards Resort,                                 20:00   Dinner in North Conway (Applebees)
        Route 3,
        Lincoln,                                          22.30   Return to hotel. Overnight at hotel
        New Hampshire 03251

        Tel. No. 001603 7458141                           DAY 6   Thursday 16TH FEBRUARY 2007
        Buffet dinner served and welcome reception
                                                          07:45   Breakfast
19.30   Depart for ski fit & lift pass distribution
        Overnight at hotel                                08:30   Transfer to Bretton Woods

DAY 2   Sunday 18th FEBRUARY 2007                                 AM          2hrs ski lessons

07:30   Breakfast at the hotel                                    PM          2 hrs ski lessons

08:30   Transfer to Loon Mountain
                                                          17:15   Dinner at hotel
        AM          2 hrs ski lessons
                                                          20:00   Last night Karaoke party
        PM          2 hrs ski lessons
                                                                  Overnight at the hotel
18.00   Dinner at hotel

19:00   In house activities.                              DAY 7   Friday 17th FEBRUARY 2006

22.00   Overnight at the hotel                            08:00   Breakfast

                                                          09:00   Coach will pick up group for transfer to Boston
DAY 3   Monday 19TH FEBRUARY 2007
                                                          10:30   Short stop at Manchester Shopping Mall
07:30   Breakfast
                                                          12.30   Arrive Boston (approx)
08:45   Transfer to Loon Mountain
                                                                  Free time for sight-seeing, shopping and lunch
        AM          2hrs ski lessons
                                                          15:30   Coach pick up for transfer to Boston Airport
        PM          2 hrs ski lessons
                                                          16:00   Coach will drop group off at Boston Airport
17:30   Dinner at hotel
                                                          16:05   Check in for Aer Lingus Flight EI132 to Dublin
18:45   Depart for Loon Mt. tubing center
                                                          19.15   Depart Boston for Dublin
20:45   Return to hotel. Overnight at the hotel

                                                                  Saturday 24TH FEBRUARY 2007
                      TH
DAY 4   Tuesday 20         FEBRUARY 2007                  DAY 8
                                                                  Arrive Dublin Airport
07:30   Breakfast                                         07.45

08:30   Transfer to Loon Mountain

        AM          2 hrs ski lessons

        PM          2 hrs ski lessons

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17:30   Dinner at hotel

18:15   Depart for cinema in Lincoln

21.30   Overnight at the hotel




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                                                     SKI TRIP INFORMATION
        Students must meet at Aer Lingus check in area no later than 8.30. If students arrive after this time (for any reason) they will be
         sanctioned.

        Flight Number (return): EI132 due to arrive @ 7.30am on Saturday February 24 th.

        WOODWARDS RESORT
         RR1 BOX 107, LINCOLN, NEW HAMPSHIRE 03251
         001-603-745-8141

Fax: 001-603-745-3408 Website: www.woodwardsresort.com




September 2006

Dear Parent/Guardian,

As part of the Manor House School Transition Year Programme your daughter has been given the opportunity to go skiing in New
Hampshire, USA from February 17th-24th, 2007.

The students will leave from Dublin Airport at 11.30hrs on Saturday February 17 th and they will return at 07.30hrs on Saturday February
24th, 2007.

The final instalment of €675 must be paid on Wednesday October 25th, 2006. All payments are non-refundable and the total tour price of
€1275 includes:

        Return flights Dublin to Boston
        Return coach transfers – Boston to Lincoln New Hampshire
        6 nights half board in Woodwards Motor Inn. Students will be accommodated in large rooms with four in each room. Each
         room has two queen size beds. The hotel has a swimming pool, Jacuzzi and ice rink that is available to the group during the
         stay.
        2 day lift pass for Bretton Woods
        3 day lift pass for Loon Mountain
        5 day skis, poles & boot hire
        5 day x 4hrs ski lessons
        Shopping trip to North Conway
        Après Ski activities including Tubing (like tobogganing); Karaoke night, trip to a local ice hockey/basketball match or cinema
         & coach hire
        1 full day Boston (depending on available time). We hope to have the opportunity to do some sight seeing and shopping in the
         city prior to departure to the airport for the return flight
        All Irish & applicable foreign airport/passenger taxes
        Fully comprehensive ski travel insurance

While every attempt is made to give a complete list of all activities, we will be reliant on local weather that may alter our schedule.
  If the weather affects our ability or length of time spent skiing in Loon Mountain, alternative skiing will be arranged. In the
   unlikely event of not being able to ski in either resort the group may spend time in Lincoln participating in other après ski
                               activities such as bowling, cinema or visiting other local attractions.


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An information session for parents will take place prior to the tour and if you have any queries about the tour please don’t hesitate to
contact me.

All school rules apply.




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