Welcome to DIRECTIONS Saint Louis, LLC - St. Louis’ premier tour company! With over 16 years of group tour and travel experience, we are ready to take you across the world, USA, or just around town! We specialize in stress-free tours to the finest destinations. Our inclusive tour packages include excellent accommodations, luxury motorcoaches, most meals and all-inclusive gratuities. Our tours are EXCLUSIVE packages. We do not outsource or buy wholesale itineraries. Enjoy our inclusive smart rates that give you more value on every tour. All of our tours provide professional, experienced, safe and courteous Tour Directors and Drivers. Our itineraries are educational, adventurous and most importantly, fun! DIRECTIONS uses only new state-of-the-art motorcoaches designed for your traveling comfort and safety. For your protection, we are a fully insured tour operator through the Berkely Group, North America’s largest travel insurance company. In addition, we are members of the American Bus Association, United Motorcoach Association, St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission, Missouri Travel Council and Route 66 Association of Missouri. We look forward to welcoming you onboard DIRECTIONS Saint Louis! OUR COMPLIMENTARY TRAVEL SHOWS ARE A GREAT WAY TO MEET OUR STAFF AND ENJOY A TRAVELOGUE PRESENTATION ON OUR UPCOMING 2011/2012 TOURS! WE WILL BE ANNOUNCING OUR LATEST TRAVEL Each year we notice that more and more of our SHOW LOCATIONS ON OUR WEBSITE NEWSLETTER, customers visit us online. Tracking our website OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AND ON TWITTER! visitor counts and history, in addition to customer surveys, we are pleased to see the increased volume of online users and visitors. That is why it is so important to us that we provide you one of the most updated and informative websites in the tour/travel industry. We continually update our Home Website and our Customer Newsletter Blog with travel/tour information and happenings We are pleased to offer our valued travelers here at DIRECTIONS Saint Louis! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts® at departure on every overnight tour. Just another reason to Experience the DIRECTIONS Difference! HELLO FRIENDS! Spring and Summer are finally here and we are ready to welcome you onboard a DIRECTIONS Tour! We know fuel prices are at an all time high and we continue to work diligently with our venders to offset our higher fuel costs. In doing so, we are able to continue to offer great prices and not compromise our tour quality that DIRECTIONS is recognized for! It is still more affordable to travel on a group tour vacation than to go on your own - not to mention more fun and a stress-free time for you. We enjoy hearing from our travelers all the time and if you are on the computer you can keep up with DIRECTIONS daily! Our new website offers our customers more options than ever before. Make a reservation, request itineraries, watch our new Travel TV channel, listen to our onboard radio station, browse our catalog of tours or join us on a social network - online now! As we continue to celebrate our anniversary this year, we are giving back to you with our “Tour Bucks” program. The more tours you take - the more you save! Just a small token of “thanks” from all of us! For more information on this program, please see the back cover. As a reminder… RESERVE YOUR SPACE EARLY! It is never too early to sign-up on any overnight tour or day trip with us. We sincerely THANK YOU for your continued business, and look forward to seeing you onboard this year. God Bless, Tod Now Watch us online! Visit our website and tune into our new DIRECTIONS Saint Louis Travel TV youtube channel! See videos from our tours, tour destination travelogue videos, and more! Join our email newsletter list! Receive one e-newsletter a month from us with exclusive discounts, added tours and day trips. Just place an email to us at: (888) 810-1171 Toll-free outside St. Louis June 6 - 10, 2011 (5 days) $ 699.00 PP DBL ~ 8 Meals* NEW IN 2011! Join us as we take the road “less traveled” through the beautiful Wisconsin River Valley! Whether this is your first or return trip to Wisconsin - this tour is sure to please all! Tour highlights include: • WISCONSIN CRANBERRY DISCOVERY CENTER • WHETHERBY CRANBERRY MARSH TOUR • THE BEAUTIFUL WISCONSIN DELLS • THE UPPER DELLS BOAT CRUISE ON THE WISCONSIN RIVER • STAND ROCK AND WITCHES GULCH • THUNDER VALLEY INN FARMSTEAD & NORWEIGIAN DINNER THEATRE • SPECIAL GROUP DINNER ALONGSIDE THE WISCONSIN RIVER • RUDOLPH GROTTO AND SHRINE • WISCONSIN CHEESE PROCESSING PLANT AND MARKET (fresh cheese!) • PAUL BUNYAN’S NORTHWOODS COOK SHANTY • AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!!! • *8 Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 3 Dinners A LOT OF TOUR FOR A LITTLE PRICE! Reserve your space quickly for this beautiful early summer tour vacation! June 20 - 26, 2011 (7 days) $ 1267.00 PP DBL ~ 14 Meals* Experience the beauty and awe of Colorado’s most visited National Park - Rocky Mountain N.P. Enjoy several nights in charming Estes Park, Colorado and much more! Tour Highlights include: • BEAUTIFUL ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK • FULL GUIDED TOUR OF PARK • RANGER LEAD NATURE TOUR • THREE NIGHTS IN ESTES PARK, COLORADO • ESTES PARK AERIAL TRAMWAY • THE FAMOUS STANLEY HOTEL AND TOUR • ESTES PARK HISTORICAL MUSEUM • EISENHOWER PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY & MUSEUM • BOULDER, COLORADO • AND MORE!!! • *14 Meals: 7 Breakfasts, 7 Dinners Don’t Miss Out! Call to receive more information on this exciting destination! July 11 - 18, 2011 (8 days) $ 1360.00 PP DBL ~ 14 Meals* A new destination in 2011! Join us as we head into upstate New York to the beautiful Thousand Islands Region. Located on the eastern end of Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence Seaway - the Thousand Islands offer tranquil and scenic coasts and plenty of history! Tour highlights include: • CRUISE ALONG THE SEAWAY AND ISLANDS • BOLDT CASTLE ON HEART ISLAND • SINGER ISLAND CASTLE • NATIONAL ANTIQUE BOAT MUSEUM • FREDERICK REMINGTON ART MUSEUM • CRUISE ALONG MILLIONAIRE’S ROW • ALEXANDRIA BAY, NEW YORK • THOUSAND ISLAND WINERY & BURMILL CIDER MILL • AND SO MUCH MORE! • *14 Meals: 7 Breakfasts, 7 Dinners Remember to reserve early to ensure your space. Enjoy the cooler temperatures in July while visiting this pristine area! August 15 - 20, 2011 (6 days) $ 998.00 PP DBL ~ 10 Meals* NEW IN 2011! See Lake Michigan and Lake Huron in a whole new way - by land and water! Tour highlights include: • S.S. BADGER FERRY CRUISE ACROSS LAKE MICHIGAN (from Manitowoc, WI to Ludington, Michigan - scenic relaxing day cruise) • MANITOWOC MARITIME MUSEUM • SHORES OF LAKE MICHIGAN AND HURON • FERRY CRUISE TO MACKINAC ISLAND ACROSS LAKE HURON • TWO NIGHTS ON LAKE HURON IN MACINAW CITY, MICHIGAN • COLONIAL FORT MICHILIMACKINAC OVERLOOKING STRAIGHTS • TOUR OF MACKINAC VILLAGE AND FULL CARRIAGE TOUR OF ISLAND • OLD MACKINAC POINT LIGHTHOUSE • MIDDLEBURY, INDIANA AMISH ESSENHAUS DINNER • AND MUCH MORE!!! • *10 Meals: 5 Breakfasts, 5 Dinners More Tour for every dollar! Experience the Great Lakes like never before along with the OLD WORLD CHARM of Mackinac Island. Call to reserve your space! August 23 - 26, 2011 (4 days) $ 1470.00 PP DBL ~ 4 Meals* NEW IN 2011! A Fly-Away tour to NYC! More attractions, More sightseeing, More meals and More fun - INCLUDED! Tour highlights include: • 3 NIGHTS AT MANHATTAN TIMES SQUARE WESTIN HOTEL • NONSTOP ROUND TRIP AIRFARE FROM ST. LOUIS INCLUDED • COMPREHENSIVE NEW YORK CITY GUIDED TOUR INCLUDING: Central Park, Ground Zero/Liberty Tower, Times Square, Rockefeller Plaza, Lower East Side, Tribeca, Chealsea, SOHO, Midtown, Downtown and Uptown • INCLUDED CRUISES AND TOURS OF STATUE OF LIBERTY & ELLIS ISLAND • SUBWAY TOUR AND GREENWICH VILLAGE • FULL HOT COOKED TO ORDER BREAKFAST EVERYDAY • FULL DINNER ON TIMES SQUARE • ALL TRANSPORTATION AND TRANSFERS ARE INCLUDED • ALL GRATUITIES TO DRIVERS, GUIDES AND FULL TIME TOUR DIRECTOR • FREE TIME TO TAKE IN A BROADWAY SHOW! • AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!!! • *4 Meals: 3 Full Breakfasts, 1 Dinner “MORE INCLUSIONS = MORE TOUR!” September 12 - 20, 2011 (9 days) $ 1442.00 PP DBL ~ 15 Meals* NEW IN 2011! Join us as we travel to our Nation’s Capitol, Gettysburg, and scenic Chesapeake Bay! Tour highlights include: • GETTYSBURG NATIONAL PARK TOUR • COMPREHENSIVE WASHINGTON DC GUIDED TOUR INCLUDING: Sunset Tour of Jefferson and Lincoln Memorials, the WWII Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, The Capitol and White House Visitor Centers, and the United States Air and Space Museum • OCEAN CITY, MD & ATLANTIC OCEAN BEACH ACCOMMODATIONS • CHESAPEAKE BAY - BRIDGE AND TUNNEL • THOMAS JEFFERSON’S MONTICELLO • AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!!! • *15 Meals: 8 Breakfasts, 7 Dinners An incredible itinerary featuring some of America’s most beautiful memorials and natural scenery. September 23 - 24, 2011 (2 days) $ 179.00 PP DBL ~ 2 Meals* Do you like to hunt for that perfect item or just browse the many unique collectables at boutiques, shops and flea markets? Well this short and fun get-a-way is just for you! Tour Highlights include: • THE INDIANA FLEA MARKET AT THE INDIANA STATE FAIRGROUNDS (one of the largest Flea Markets in the Midwest - over 300 vendors) • INDIANAPOLIS OVERNIGHT • DOWNTOWN INDIANAPOLIS SUNSET TOUR AND DINNER • STOP AT THE INDIANA CAPITOL AND MONUMENT CIRCLE • ARTIST VILLAGE OF NASHVILLE, INDIANA (browse and shop the many boutiques, shops and flea market featuring crafts, art and collect- ables) • ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL SCENERY OF BROWN COUNTY, IN STATE PARK • MEETING NEW FRIENDS AND MORE! • *2 Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 Dinner Join us on this fun tour! September 30 - October 3, 2011 (4 days) $ 799.00 PP DBL ~ 8 Meals* New in 2011! Ride the beautiful Spirit of Peoria historic riverboat From Peoria, Illinois to the Gateway Arch! Tour Highlights include: • 3 DAYS ONBOARD THE SPIRIT RIVERBOAT (all onboard meals, narration, activities, snacks, unlimited beverages are included!) • CRUISING THE SCENIC ILLINOIS AND MISSISSIPPI RIVERS (shoreline wildlife and waterfowl, both rivers feature lock operations and crossings) • OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS in Peoria, Jacksonville, and Pere Marquette Lodge • LIVE PIANO/BANJO ENTERTAINMENT AND RIVER LORE/STORY TELLING • ONBOARD MEALS INCLUDING A PRIME RIB DINNER ONE NIGHT • OLD FASHIONED HOSPITALITY • AND MORE!!! • *8 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners Roll on the river with us on this exceptional cruise. Space is limited. Make sure you request a full itinerary by calling us today! October 4 - 8, 2011 (5 days) $ 869.00 PP DBL ~ 7 Meals* New in 2011! Travel to north Georgia’s Alpine Mountains and Helen, GA - Home to Oktoberfest 2011! Fall Foliage and Celebration. Tour Highlights include: • ACCOMMODATIONS IN THE HEART OF HELEN, GEORGIA • ADMISSION TO OKTOBERFEST FESTIVAL • LIVE MUSIC AND CELEBRATIONS THROUGHOUT THE VILLAGE • FANTASTIC BAVARIAN ARCHITECTURE AND SHOPPING • TOUR OF COUNTRYSIDE, OLD SAUTEE STORE, AND HABERSHAM WINERY • NORA MILL GRANARY AND COUNTRY STORE • HOFBRAU HOUSE RESTAURANT & STORE • OLD FASHIONED HOSPITALITY • AND MORE!!! • *7 Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners Celebrate the Season with music, dancing, food and friends! Space is limited. Make sure you request a full itinerary by calling us today! October 6 - 16, 2011 (11 days) $ 1897.00 PP DBL ~ 19 Meals* New in 2011! Sit back and relax as we view great Fall Foliage and one of America’s most scenic coastlines! Tour Highlights include: • THREE NIGHTS ON THE CAPE • FERRY AND TOUR OF MARTHA’S VINEYARD • 1620 PLYMOUTH ROCK, PLYMOUTH ATLANTIC COASTLINE • THE BREAKERS MANSION IN NEWPORT, RI • MYSTIC SEAPORT VILLAGE, MYSTIC, CONNECTICUT • AUTUMN FOLIAGE IN THE BEAUTIFUL ALLEGHENY MOUNTAINS • HYANNIS SEAPORT, WOODS HULL AND FALMOUTH • HERSHEY, PENNSYLVANIA & HERSHEY CHOCOLATE WORLD • CAPE COD CRANBERRY BOG & WINERY • CLAM AND LOBSTER BAKE, • AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!!! • *19 Meals: 10 Breakfasts, 9 Dinners MORE tour and attractions for the best price. October 30 - November 7, 2011 (9 days) $ 2399.00 PP DBL ~ 8 Meals* All new for 2011! Join us on this tour of a lifetime to Italy! This tour highlights Italy from majestic Rome to the serene Sorrento coast! Tour Highlights include: • FOUR NIGHTS ACCOMMODATIONS IN ROME (Day and Illuminated historical and monumental tours including the Co- losseum, The Vatican and Sistine Chapel, Trevi Fountain, and The Spanish Steps, Roman Forum, St. Peter’s Square, Roman Aqueducts, and many more!) • TIVOLI, ITALY VILLA d’ESTE CASTLES AND GARDENS • POMPEII HISTORICAL SITE TOUR • THREE NIGHTS STAY IN SORRENTO/AMALFI COAST • FERRY TO CAPRI / BLUE GROTTO AND TOURING • FULL TOUR OF THE AMALFI COAST AND VILLAGES • ALL TRANSFERS, MOTORCOACH TRANSPORTATION INCLUDED • FULL TIME TOUR DIRECTOR AND STEP ON GUIDES • ALL GRATUITIES TO DRIVERS, GUIDES, TOUR DIRECTORS AND 8 INCLUDED MEALS • & MUCH MORE! • *8 Meals: 8 Full Breakfasts / Special Dinner Package available for tour guests at additional cost November 12 - 17, 2011 (6 days) $ 897.00 PP DBL ~ 7 Meals* By popular demand - Disney World in Orlando, Florida. A great time to get-a-way and experience the #1 visited attraction in the world! Motorcoach or fly to Florida! Tour Highlights include: • THREE NIGHTS IN ORLANDO AT DISNEY MAINGATE AREA HOTEL • TWO DAY DISNEY PASS FOR THE MAGIC KINGDOM AND EPCOT, OR YOUR PARK OF CHOICE! • TRANSPORTATION DAILY TO/FROM THE PARKS • ENJOY THE PARKS WITH YOUR GUIDE OR ON YOUR OWN • EVENING AT DOWNTOWN DISNEY FOR SHOPPING • DISNEY’S SPECIAL “Behind the Scenes” TOUR • FLORIDA CITRUS CENTER FOR FRESH FRUIT • TWO DINNERS INCLUDED ENROUTE • AND A LOT OF FUN! • *7 Meals: 5 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners Why not experience DISNEY with us… relax and enjoy! November 15 - 18, 2011 (4 days) $ 517.00 PP DBL ~ 6 Meals* Celebrate the Season in musical Branson! Four fantastic shows and Branson sightseeing! This year, a visit to Precious Moments in Carthage! Tour highlights include: • FOUR GREAT SHOWS: CHRISTMAS WITH THE TWELVE IRISH TENORS HUGHES BROTHERS CHRISTMAS SHOW “SIX” CHRISTMAS SHOW BRETT FAMILY CHRISTMAS SHOW • HISTORIC DOWNTOWN BRANSON AND THE NEW BRANSON LANDING • BRANSON FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS DISPLAY • FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATIONS AT THE RADISSON BRANSON • CHRISTMAS AT PRECIOUS MOMENTS PARK & CHAPEL • AND MORE! *6 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners DIRECTIONS GIVES YOU MORE TOUR FOR EVERY DOLLAR! November 28 - December 4, 2011 (7 days) $ 1233.00 PP DBL ~ 12 Meals* A Southern Christmas awaits you in the Carolina’s! Attractions, Scenery, Music and Fun abound in this holiday venture. Tour highlights include: • BILTMORE ESTATE AND MANSION CHRISTMAS TOUR • THREE NIGHTS IN MYRTLE BEACH ON THE ATLANTIC OCEAN • CAROLINA OPRY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR • BROADWAY AT THE BEACH CHRISTMAS LIGHTS DISPLAY & SHOPPING • HISTORIC CHARLESTON, SC GUIDED TOUR & SPIRIT OF CAROLINA HARBOUR CRUISE • THE PALACE THEATRE’S CHRISTMAS ON ICE SHOW • TOUR OF THE BASILICA OF ST. LAWRENCE IN ASHEVILLE • HISTORIC SEAPORT GEORGETOWN, SC • FMOUS CHRISTMAS MOUSE HOUSE SHOP • MUCH MORE AND A WHOLE LOT OF HOLIDAY FUN! • *12 Meals: 6 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners This exciting new holiday tour is sure to warm the hearts of all! Don’t Miss out! Request a full itinerary by calling us today! December 6 - 10, 2011 (5 days) $ 869.00 PP DBL ~ 8 Meals* Join our traveling family as we head south into the Great Smoky Mountains to celebrate the season. Awesome sights, sounds and holiday cheer! Tour highlights include: • THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK TOUR & VISITORS CENTER • THE NEW HATFIELD & McCOYS CHRISTMAS DINNER SHOW • THE NEW CHRISTMAS AT THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN OPRY SHOW • PIGEON FORGE & GATLINBURG TOURING AND CHRISTMAS SHOPPING • THE INCREDIBLE CHRISTMAS PLACE IN PIGEON FORGE • PIGEON FORGE CHRISTMAS ILLUMINATION • DOLLYWOOD “SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS” FEATURING: Christmas on Ice Show, Christmas in the Smokies & Appalachian Christmas Shows, Carol of the Trees and Parade of Lights, and Dolly’s Christmas Chapel • THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN OLD MILL • AND MUCH MORE! *8 Meals: 4 Brkfst., 4 Dinners DIRECTIONS GIVES YOU MORE TOUR FOR EVERY DOLLAR! Another great holiday Tour for an unbeatable price... Call for a full itinerary! January 17 - February 1, 2012 (15 days) Snow Birds unite! Our new Florida Stay and Play for 2012 is a perfect way to relax and enjoy the warm weather in sunny South Florida! Tour highlights include: • EXCELLENT BEACHSIDE ACCOMMODATIONS IN FT. LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA! • MOTORCOACH OR FLY FROM ST. LOUIS TO FT. LAUDERDALE! • FULL TIME DIRECTIONS TOUR / SOCIAL DIRECTOR THROUGHOUT VACATION STAY • SPECIALTY GROUP ATTRACTION/DAY TRIPS, GROUP ACTIVITIES (Games, Exercise, etc ) • NO MATTER IF YOU ARE SINGLE, MARRIED OR WITH FRIENDS - YOU WILL ENJOY A TRUE GROUP TOUR ATMOSPHERE ALLOWING YOU LEISURE TIME AND ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE AT YOUR PACE! FOR PRICING & DETAILS ON THIS STAY & PLAY PACKAGE - CALL TODAY (888) 810-1171 (outside St. Louis) January 17 - February 1, 2012 (by coach)* January 19 - 30, 2012 (by air)* Starting at just $ 2377.00 PP DBL (includes all gratuities to driver, tour director and all onboard ship gratuities!) Celebrate with us in style on the newest ship of the Queen fleet - The Queen Victoria! Coach or fly to/from our port in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Inside, Outside and Balcony staterooms available for our group! PORTS OF CALL: and five days at sea to enjoy this incredible ship! *By air: 12 days / By coach: 16 days Price includes all taxes, fuel surcharges, port charges and surcharges. All gratuities to DIRECTIONS Saint Louis Driver and Tour Director and onboard ship service! All onboard meals included! Great reasonable rates on air or Coach transportation - just call us! Coach transportation includes enroute hotels, taxes, gratuities and some meals! Call us for a full itinerary today. Unbeatable Price, so don’t miss out! www.hellodirections.com CARDINALS BASEBALL AT BUSCH, MAY 19, 2011 $71.00 Let’s Go Cardinals! Cardinals VS Houston Astros afternoon game and lunch downtown. Root on the Cards with friends!!! CRUISE, CARRIAGE AND COBBLESTONES, JUNE 15, 2011 $71.00 An enjoyable day on land and water! Cruise along the Mississippi River viewing the beautiful skyline of St. Louis, lunch at Hannegan’s on Lacledes Landing and an architectural tour of the city by horse and buggy! WILDEY THEATRE AND HISTORIC EDWARDSVILLE, JUNE 28, 2011 $69.00 Guided tour of the beautiful Wildey Theatre in Edwardsville, completely restored to its original grandeur this year. Lunch in historic downtown and a tour at the colonial Benjamin Stephenson house built in 1820. FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION, JULY 4, 2011 $77.00 Celebrate Independence Day 2011 with us! Transportation to the Crowne Plaza downtown St. Louis. Air Show, Fireworks, Music, and delicious dinner! A STITCH IN TIME, JULY 21, 2011 $63.00 Helen’s Hen House Quilt Shop, Holy Trinity Cathedral tour and clock towers, Historic Hendels Café and Market for lunch, and quilt demonstration, tour and shopping at Jackman’s Fabrics headquarters in St. Louis. A “stitch in time”! FAIRMONT PARK RACING, AUGUST 2, 2011 $54.00 Get ready to bet on your favorite horse(s) while we sit in cool and comfort in the Black Stallion room. Enjoy luncheon buffet overlooking the track. EXPERIENCE ST. ALBAN’S, AUGUST 10, 2011 $77.00 From the Country Club to the Country Store! Lunch at the private St. Alban’s Country Club overlooking the greens. Tour of historic Heads Store and St. Alban’s village. Stop at Three French Hens featuring unique home décor and antiques! SUMMER MYSTERY - MYSTERY - MYSTERY, OCTOBER 20, 2011 $78.00 A new destination we have never taken you to before! Don’t Miss out!!! SEPTEMBER CHILL OUT, SEPTEMBER 7, 2011 $69.00 Another encore! Tour of Bussen Quarry and underground. Lunch at the historic Feasting Fox. Tour of the new City Garden and Ted Drewes famous custard! PERCHERONS, PICNIC & PARKS, SPETEMBER 20, 2011 $72.00 A visit to Brookdale Farms outside Eureka, MO. Tour the park on comfortable country wagons and learn about these incredible horses. Enjoy a BBQ picnic and another stop at the well appointed Route 66 State Park & Museum. FALL HARVEST & FOLIAGE, OCTOBER 4, 2011 $69.00 Comfortable hay ride at Stuckmeyers Farm & Market. Pick a pumpkin too! Lunch at beautiful Sugar Creek Golf Club. Driving tour of Lone Elk Park and foliage! APPLES AND WINE, OCTOBER 13, 2011 $78.00 Travel the countryside to Mill’s Apple Farm in Marine, IL. Comfortable wagon ride of the orchards and shopping at the bakery. Lunch in historic Highland and foliage and wine tasting at the beautiful Hidden Lake Winery. AUTUMN MYSTERY - MYSTERY - MYSTERY, OCTOBER 20, 2011 $78.00 A new trip we have never taken you to before! Of course we will have a good time! Clip the card below - give it to a friend! If they are a new traveler with DIRECTIONS and sign-up on a trip… YOU GET a $10.00 off coupon for your next tour! The more you refer… the more you save! Need more cards? Just Call Us! NAME:_____________________________________ ADDRESS:__________________________________ ____________________________________________ CITY:___________________STATE:____ZIP:______ We will be happy to entertain your group with a TOUR:______________________________________ special Tour and Travel Safety Program or a REFERRED BY:______________________________ Travelogue Presentation. No group too small or TELEPHONE NUMBER:_______________________ large, and best of all it’s free! Book us today. Here’s a sneak-peak of just a few of our Single Travelers are always welcome on any upcoming tours in 2011/2012! of our tours! Each tour has an additional, CALIFORNIA WINE COAST affordable single supplement rate. Need a roommate? If there is another & RIVERBOAT CRUISE person looking for a roommate on the same Spring 2012 tour - we will be happy to get you in touch SANTE FE AND TAOS with them. Just call our offices for more Spring 2012 details on this service. ALASKA LAND AND CRUISE Summer 2012 LONDON, ENGLAND Summer 2012 Rocky Mountains $331 Thousand Islands $357 Smoky XMAS $179 River Cruise call GREAT WESTERN PARKS: Lake Ozarks $90 Washington DC $442 YELLOWSTONE & THE TETONS, Spring Mystery $198 Carolina Christmas $277 Summer 2012 Cape Cod $598 Treasure Hunters $47 THE CANADIAN ROCKIES Branson $135 Mackinac $188 Summer 2012 Cruise/flight Tours call Ney York City *call NIAGARA FALLS SPECTACULAR Oktoberfest 187 Disney *call Fall 2012 and many more! Call and request a full itinerary on any upcoming tours! The DIRECTIONS Saint Louis Difference is noticeable before, throughout and after your tour. Here are some of the ways DIRECTIONS strives to be your first choice in travel. DIRECTIONS SAINT LOUIS TOUR DIRECTORS AND MOTORCOACH DRIVERS: Every tour and Day Trip is guided from start to finish. DIRECTIONS Saint Louis provides professional, full-time, knowledgeable guides on all of our tours. Your guide will outline each day’s activity, including the history, geography and facts about each area we visit. Your guide is also there to make sure that your tour experience is entertaining and comfortable. DIRECTIONS Saint Louis drivers are professional, safe and courteous. RELAXED TOUR SCHEDULES: DIRECTIONS Saint Louis ensures a relaxing and stress-free experience on every tour. Our tour schedules are not tiring and are not overbooked. No late hour traveling on the motorcoach is scheduled on any tour. “Stress-Free!” EXCELLENT TRANSPORTATION: DIRECTIONS Saint Louis only uses state-of-the-art motorcoaches. All of our motorcoaches are 4 years in age or less. Your onboard experience is comfortable and safe. We use American made MCI Renaissance Motorcoaches that “kneel” down to embark/debark with ease. Snack and Beverage service is provided throughout your longer travel days. Sit back and relax! TOUR MEALS AND ACCOMMODATIONS: Breakfast is always served on every overnight tour. Dinners are usually “out on the town” featuring a taste of the area you are visiting. If you have a special diet (diabetic/allergies etc.), please let us know - we will try to accommodate your needs the best we can. Your accommodations on tour are clean, safe and comfortable. All hotels are carefully selected and pre-scouted. WHAT’S INCLUDED? ALMOST EVERYTHING! All of our tours INCLUDE all taxes and gratuities! Your Tour Director and Motorcoach Driver gratuities ARE INCLUDED. All attractions, step-on guide gratuities, accommodations, meals (see itinerary), transportation, and luggage handling (one large bag per person) are INCLUDED. CANCELLATIONS/INSURANCE: Our FAIR REFUND POLICY secures you and your money! On motorcoach tours, a refund will be given for cancellations up to 72 hours prior to date of departure with a doctor’s statement (except for pre-paid tickets & events - these will be noted prior to final payment if applicable). Trip protection insurance information available upon request. Day trip refund policy: Cancellations must be received two weeks prior with a doctor’s statement. PICK-UP LOCATIONS/HOME SHUTTLE SERVICE: We offer pick-ups throughout St. Louis: North, West & South County, and St. Charles. We are also pleased to offer our travelers HOME Pick-up and Drop-off service before and after the tour. Our pick-up service is available in St. Louis, St. Charles and portions of Jefferson Counties as well as the Metro East, Illinois. This convenient service is available on all our overnight tours for just $25.00 per person roundtrip! Let us know if you want to utilize this optional service. DEPOSITS AND PAYMENTS: Just a $75.00 deposit covers your initial reservation on an overnight tour. Day Trips require a full payment at time of reservation. Tour final payments are not due until 45 days prior to departure. You will receive an invoice reflecting your deposit paid and final payment due date. Deposits and Day Trip Payments may be made by cash, money order or check. Final Payments may be made by cash, money order or check. All prices are based on cash payments. We do accept major credit cards on overnight tours final payment(s), however, a 3% transaction fee is added for this service. This charge comes from our credit card authorization service and is not implemented by us. IT’S EASY! CALL US TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE AND CHECK AVAILABILITY ON ANY TOUR OR DAY TRIP. Our staff is ready to take your reservation over the phone. OUR MAILING ADDRESS IS: DIRECTIONS SAINT LOUIS, LLC 109 BALLPARK DRIVE BALLWIN (ST. LOUIS), MO 63011 CELEBRATE OUR 10th ANNIVERSARY WITH US! AS A THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED BUSINESS - TRAVEL AND SAVE ALL YEAR LONG! RECEIVE DIRECTIONS TOUR BUCKS ON OVERNIGHT TOURS TO USE ON YOUR NEXT OVERNIGHT TOUR IN 2011! THE MORE YOU TRAVEL WITH US - THE MORE YOU SAVE! FIRST TOUR IN 2011: RECEIVE $25.00 TOUR BUCKS OFF YOUR SECOND TOUR SECOND TOUR IN 2011: RECEIVE $50.00 TOUR BUCKS OFF YOUR THIRD TOUR THIRD TOUR IN 2011: RECEIVE $75.00 TOUR BUCKS OFF YOUR FOURTH TOUR FOURTH TOUR IN 2011: RECEIVE $100.00 TOUR BUCKS OFF YOUR FIFTH TOUR Keep traveling and Keep saving! Thank You for making us your tour company!