Footsteps of St Paul through Greece and Turkey by lifemate


									                          Footsteps of
                        St Paul through
                       Greece and Turkey
                       November 2 - 13, 2010

The Anglican Diocese
     of Montreal
   Pilgrimage with
 Bishop Barry Clarke
ITINERARY                                                             the Baptistery of Lydia, where the first
                                                                      Baptism on European soil took place.
Leave November 2 for Paris and then on to Athens
where we will see the most significant sights of this November 8      In the morning arrive in Istanbul, one
glorious city including the temple of the Olympic Zeus,               of the world’s greatest historic cities.
Hadrian’s Arch, the Parliament and the Constitution                   Formerly Byzantium, the centre of
Square. See the tomb of the unknown soldier, the                      the Eastern Roman Empire, this city is
Presidential Palace, the Academy, the University                      built on seven green hills and situated
and National Library. We will visit the magnificent                   astride two continents. East meets West
Parthenon and Mars Hill from where we have a nice                     in every way. Visit the Topkapi Palace
view of the Agora (ancient market place and centre of                 with its harem and fabulous treasure
Athenian public life) where Paul spoke to the Athenians.              chambers., the Blue Mosque with its
                                                                      six minarets and St Sofia, converted to
Tour of Ancient Corinth — a most important city in the                a mosque from a Christian basilica after
days of Paul. The vigorous and mostly Gentile Church                  the fall of Constantinople in 1453.
he founded here in 50 AD caused him much grief
and prompted him to write at least several letters to November 9      A tour of Dikili (our port) is to
them. Visit the ruins of the ancient city where Paul                  Pergamon, the great city of Bergama
worked with Aquila and Priscilla. See the remains of                  and a city of the Book of Revelation.
first century shops, the Agora where Paul’s trial by                  It is one of the best preserved ancient
Gallio took place, the Fountain of Peirene, the Temple                sites in Turkey. We continue by

of Apollo and the Bema.                                               visiting Sardis, the most picturesque
                                                                      of the Seven Churches.
Full day tour of Delphi — Delphi in ancient times was
considered the centre of the known world, the place   November 10 Arrive in Kusadasi. Visit Ephesus,
where heaven and earth met.                                       the most impressive archaeological
                                                                  site in Turkey, including the Great
cRuIsE dETAIls                                                    Amphitheatre where Paul spoke to
                                                                  the Ephesians. An afternoon tour
November 5      Embarkation                                       to Miletus where Paul delivered his
November 6      Visit Thessaloniki and the walls. The             touching farewell address the elders
                House of Jason where Paul lived                   of Ephesus and predicted his death,
                and the Agora where he preached.                  for those wishing to visit the place.
                Continue to Veria — ancient Beroea to November 11 Patmos, the “Holy Island” for the
                the memorial commemorating Paul’s                 Christian faith. This is the place where
                preaching to the local Jews in 54 AD.             the apocalyptic Revelation of John
November 7      Kavala (ancient Neapolis), the site                   was written during his exile from the
                where Paul, Timothy and Silas                         Roman Empire. We visit the cave and
                landed on the coast of Thrace. From                   monastery of St John.
                there, visit Philipi where Paul lived, November 12    Disembark the cruise ship.
                preached and was imprisoned and
INcludEd                                                  NoT INcludEd
The rates include the following hotels or similar and     •	 Airport departure taxes and fuel surcharges of
services                                                     approximately $410 per person (subject to change
•	 10 nights hotel accommodations in the following           at anytime)
    hotels or similar                                     •	 Port taxes of $295 per person (subject to change)
    •	 3 nights Athens Imperial Hotel or Divani           •	 Tips to the guide and driver. Suggested tipping
        Palace, Athens                                       line is $6 USD/person/day for the guide and
    •	 7 nights Steps of Paul Cruise (November 5             $3 USD/person/day for the driver.
•	 Round-trip airfare on Air France (Montreal-Athens      International Heritage Tours requires a deposit
    via Paris)                                            of $300/person refundable up to 90 days before
•	 Arrival and departure transfers                        departure (less $100 for administrative fees per
•	 Buffet breakfast daily in the hotels                   person); less than 90 days the deposit becomes non-
•	 Breakfast, lunch and dinners on the cruise             refundable and a full non-refundable payment 60
•	 2 dinners at the hotel in Athens                       days before departure.
•	 1 dinner in the Plaka (Old Athens) with a folklore
•	 All entrance fees to all selected places of interest

•	   Modern air-conditioned motor coach                   To register, please contact Ari Bauer:
•	   Services of an English-speaking licensed tour        For further information please call
     guides                                               Ari Bauer at 905-886-2960 ext 415 or
•	   Porterage of 1 piece of luggage per person for the   1-800-267-9994 ext 415.
     airport and hotels                                   E-mail:

                                    $2,429 (based on
 Basic rate
                                        inside cabin)
 to outside cabin
 to deluxe outside cabin
 Single supplement                               $750
 Stay over in Paris on
 return trip (doesn’t                $100 extra flight
 include accommodations                       charge
  REGISTRATION FORM                                                     PILGRIMAGE — FOOTSTEPS OF ST PAUL — 2010
                            Deposit of $300 must be paid in advance. Full non-refundable payment due by July 27, 2010.
Last Name:                                                                                           First Name:
as it appears on your passport                                                                       as it appears on your passport

Mailing Address:

City:                                                                             Province:                          Postal Code:

Daytime Telephone:                                                                                   Evening Telephone:


Passport Number:                                                                                     Expiry Date:
     PLEASE FAX COPy OF yOUR PASSPORT OPEN TO THE NAME AND vALIDITy PAGE (include group # or date or group leader’s name or
                                   attach with this form to (905) 886-9769, ATTENTION SARA

Birthdate: Day                       Month                       Year                                I wish to room with:

Emergency Contact:                                                                                   Telephone:

                                                                RATES                                                                                   INSURANCE RATES
 CHECK ALL THAT APPLy                                                                                                                               Rates for all-inclusive
                                                                                                                                                    insurance with trip cancellation,
     	        Base Cost                                                                                                     $         2429          medical, trip interruption, lost
                                                                                                                                                    baggage, etc.
     	        Single Supplement                                                                                             $          750
                                                                                                                                                                Sharing	   Single	
     	        Upgrade to Outside Cabin                                                                                      $          100           Age
                                                                                                                                                                double     room
     	        Upgrade to Outside Deluxe Cabin                                                                               $          200           Up to 59   $ 147      $ 181
     	        Insurance (add amount in table)                                                                               $                        60 - 64    $ 179      $ 222
                                                                                                                                                     65 - 69    $ 235      $ 290
                                                                                                                                                     70 - 74    $ 331      $ 396
              TOTAL                                                                                                         $
                                                                                                                                                     75 - 79    $ 407      $ 504
              DEPOSIT REQUIRED ($ 300 + insurance)                                                                          $                        80 - 84    $ 525      $ 644
 rates Do Not INcluDe the FollowINg:                                                                                                                Rates for seMi-inclusive
 •	 Airport	departure	taxes	and	fuel	surcharges	of	approximately		$410	per	person	(subject	to	change	at	anytime).			                                insurance (same as above
 •	 Port	taxes	of	$295	per	person	(subject	to	change)
 •	 Tips	to	the	guide	and	driver.	Suggested	tipping	line	is	$6	USD	per	person	per	day	for	the	guide	and	$3	USD	per	person	per	day	for	the	driver.
                                                                                                                                                    excluding medical)
                                                                                                                                                                Sharing	   Single	
 Credit Card Number:                                                                                      Exp. Date:                                            double     room
                                             A	3%	SURCHARGE	APPLIES	TO	CREDIT	CARD	PAYMENT                                                           Up to 59   $ 124      $ 159
                                                                                                                                                     60 - 64    $ 137      $ 180
 DULy FILLED REGISTRATION FORMS wITH COPy OF PASSPORT SHOULD BE MAILED wITH A                                                                        65 - 69    $ 158      $ 213
                              INTERNATIONAL HERITAGE TOURS                                                                                           70 - 74    $ 177      $ 241
                              200 - 7117 Bathurst Street                                                                                             75 - 79    $ 312      $ 399
                              Thornhill, ON L4J 2J6
                                                                                                                                                     80 - 84    $ 395      $ 492

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