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                                        FALL, 2009 – SUMMER, 2010
                               Dear Friends,                      •New Mexico                             •Hong Kong, Bangkok & Singapore
                                Inside this catalog you’ll        •Sonoma & Napa Valleys                  •Alaska in Winter
                                find over 200 of the best         •Black Hills & Badlands                 •Central Coast by Rail
                                tours we have ever of-            •New England Fall Foliage               •Anza-Borrego Wildflowers
                                fered, and most of them
                                                                  •Branson & St. Louis                    •Savannah, Charlotte, Charleston
                                at a reduced price. It’s
                                not too late to book a            •Utah’s Color Country                   •Washington D.C. Blossoms
                                tour for this Fall and            •Grand Canyon & Sedona                  •Yosemite National Park
                                it’s not too early to start       •Death Valley National Park             •New York City
                                thinking about Spring!            •Southern Arizona                       •New England Culinary Tour
    As always, our all-inclusive prices and unique itin-          •San Antonio Christmas                  •Canada’s Atlantic Coast
    eraries are hard to pass up and offer incredible value.
                                                                  •Las Vegas / Laughlin                   •Burgundy & Provence River Cruise
    Take a moment to check out the back page for our
    upcoming travel shows. I’ll see you there or perhaps          •Palm Springs & Joshua Tree             •Oberammergau
    out on the road...                                            •Panama Canal Cruise                    •Ireland
    Thank you for your continued support,                         •Egypt & Nile River Cruise              •Greece
                                                                  •Yellowstone in Winter                  •Hawaiian Islands Cruise
    Angie Bordagaray                                              w




                                                                          Where do you want to go in the second half of 2010?
                                                                      E-mail, write or call us with your top choices from these tours or others:
                  IN THIS ISSUE
                                                                       qWest  Virginia by Rail                             qCroatia
         Multi Day Tours ....................... 2-10
                                                                       qUpstate New York with Niagara Falls                qIceland
         Single-Day Tours ...................... 11-25
                                                                       qYellowstone with Dr. Howard Shifflett              qCosta Rica
         General Information ................. 26
                                                                       qChicago & Michigan with the Grand Hotel            qSouth America
         Departure Points ...................... 27
                                                                       qVirginia with the Outer Banks                      qColorado by Rail
         Travel Shows ........................ 28
                                                                       qCalifornia’s Highway 49 with Dennis Napier         qGeorgia



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                                  NEW!          NEW MEXICO WITH DR. HOWARD SHIFFLETT                                   SEPT 20 & OCT 14, 2009 = 8 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                            Included In Price:
                                                Join Dr. Shifflett for an in-depth account of the geologic and   Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                geographic forces that created this incredible landscape         Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                  Albuquerque (2) – Drury Inn
                          Contact us or go
                         to our website for a
                                                In Albuquerque visit the Tinkertown Museum, Sandia Tram,          Santa Fe (2) – The Lodge
Taos Pueblo               detailed itinerary    Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, and Petroglyph Nat’l Monument      Ruidoso (1) – Inn of Mountain Gods
                                                                                                                  Roswell (1) – Best Western Sally Port Inn
        Via                                     In Taos visit the Millicent Rogers Museum and the Taos            Carlsbad (1) – Best Western Stevens Inn
                                                Pueblo – a living Native American community                      13 Meals – 4 dinners, 3 lunches, 6 breakfasts
ALBUQUERQUE = SANTA FE = ROSWELL See the underground formations in the Carlsbad Caverns
                                                                                                                 Comprehensive sightseeing with a geologist
CARLSBAD CAVERNS = TAOS = RUIDOSO In Santa Fe visit the historic Plaza and the Loretta Chapel
                                                                                                                                Per Person Price
WHITE SANDS NATIONAL MONUMENT                                                                                             Double $1,599 / Single $1,999
                                                Visit White Sands National Monument on a scenic drive


                                  NEW!          SONOMA & NAPA VALLEYS                                                      SEPTEMBER 20, 2009 = 6 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                            Included In Price:
                                                Visit Napa Valley including lunch on a 3-hour journey            Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                aboard the vintage rail cars of the Napa Valley Wine Train        San Luis Obispo (1) – Holiday Inn Express
                                                                                                                  Ronhert Park (Sonoma Valley) (3) – DoubleTree Inn
                          Contact us or go
                         to our website for a
                                                Visit Sonoma Valley and tour an olive oil factory, the quaint     Pismo Beach (1) – Sandcastle Inn
Napa Valley Wine Train    detailed itinerary    town of Sonoma, and enjoy wine tasting and lunch at a            9 Meals – 2 dinner, 2 lunches, 5 breakfasts
                                                picturesque winery overlooking the coastal wetlands              Services of a professional Tour Director
         Via
                                                Visit San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf and take a San           Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
      NAPA VALLEY WINE TRAIN                    Francisco Bay cruise with views of Alcatraz Island, the          Luggage handling throughout the tour
   SAN FRANCISCO HARBOR CRUISE                  Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco skyline                 Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities
       CALIFORNIA REDWOODS                      Stay overnight in an oceanfront room in Pismo Beach                             Per Person Price
                                                Make a stop at the majestic Armstrong Redwood Grove                        Double $999 / Single $1,250


                                                BLACK HILLS & BADLANDS                                                      SEPTEMBER 26, 2009 = 6 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                            Included In Price:
                                                Visit Mount Rushmore National Memorial and Crazy Horse           Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                Memorial – the sculpture and museum dedicated to the             Deluxe hotel accommodations
                          Contact us or go
                                                spirit of Chief Crazy Horse and eventually to be the largest      Rapid City (5) – Radisson Hotel
Mount Rushmore
                         to our website for a
                          detailed itinerary
                                                statue in the world                                              9 Meals – 3 dinners, 1 lunch, 5 breakfasts
                                                Visit Custer State Park for a buffalo safari jeep ride and       Services of a professional Tour Director
     Via
                                                lunch at the State Game Lodge – the Summer White House           Comprehensive sightseeing with a local guide
                                                for Calvin Coolidge                                              Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
  MOUNT RUSHMORE = BADLANDS
     HOT SPRINGS = DEADWOOD                     Visit Hot Springs and the recently uncovered Mammoth             Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                                Site – the excavated prehistoric giant mastodon bones
 CUSTER STATE PARK   =   CRAZY HORSE                                                                                            Per Person Price
                                                Visit the strange landscape of Badlands National Park                     Double $1,465 / Single $1,780


                                                NEW ENGLAND FALL FOLIAGE                                                    SEPTEMBER 28, 2009 = 9 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                            Included In Price:
                                                A comprehensive tour of picturesque Cape Cod and New             Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                England in the Fall when the air is crisp and the foliage        Deluxe hotel accommodations
                          Contact us or go      colors are brilliant                                              Plymouth (1) – The John Carver Inn
New England backroads    to our website for a                                                                     Hyannis (3) – The Courtyard Marriott
                          detailed itinerary
                                                See sites including Boston and Plymouth as well as the out        Killington (2) – The Inn of the Six Mountains
                                                of the way back roads and covered bridges                         Waterville Valley (2) – The Silver Fox Inn
     Via
                                                Tour Cape Cod and enjoy an included train ride, a dune           16 Meals – 7 dinners, 1 lunch, 8 breakfasts
 BOSTON = CAPE COD = NANTUCKET                  buggy ride in Provincetown, a visit to Hyannis, and a luxury     Services of a professional Tour Director
    NEW HAMPSHIRE = VERMONT                     ferry ride to the island of Nantucket                            Comprehensive sightseeing with a local guide

PLYMOUTH = HYANNIS = KILLINGTON In Vermont visit a maple syrup farm, dine at the Von Trapp                                      Per Person Price
                                Family Lodge, and stop in quaint villages                                                 Double $2,499 / Single $2,899
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BRANSON & ST. LOUIS SHOWTIME                                                          OCTOBER 4, 2009 = 7 DAYS NEW!

Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price:
Visit Branson in October – the perfect time of year to take             Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
in 8 live shows including Shoji Tabuchi, The Osmond                     Deluxe hotel accommodations
Family, SIX, The Oakridge Boys, the Jim Stafford Show, the               St. Louis (2) – Drury Inn                       Contact us or go
                                                                                                                         Contact us or go
Buck Trent Breakfast Show, Lee Greenwood featuring the                   Branson (4) – Radisson Hotel                   to our website for a
                                                                                                                        to our website for a
                                                                                                                         detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                         detailed itinerary    St. Louis’ Gateway Arch
Bellamy Brothers, and the Showboat Branson Belle                        12 Meals – 4 dinners, 2 lunches, 6 breakfasts
                                                                        Services of a professional Tour Director                    Via
Two-night stay in St. Louis including a city tour with a local
guide highlighting the Gateway Arch, the Anheuser-Busch                 Comprehensive sightseeing with local guides
                                                                                                                                8 LIVE SHOWS IN BRANSON
Brewery and the majestic St. Louis Cathdral                             Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
                                                                                                                        ST. LOUIS ARCH = ST. LOUIS CATHEDRAL
A guided tour of Branson with a local guide including histor-                           Per Person Price
ical Hollister, Lake Taneycomo and the College of the Ozarks                      Double $1,679 / Single $1,969               PRECIOUS MOMENTS CHAPEL


UTAH’S COLOR COUNTRY                                                                 OCTOBER 11, 2009 = 4 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price:
Guided tour of Zion National Park with a local guide to                 Deluxe hotel accommodations
see its narrow gorges, dramatic canyons and colorful mesa                Mesquite (3) – CasaBlanca Hotel & Casino
scenery in both the upper and lower valleys                             6 Meals – 1 dinner, 2 lunches, 3 breakfasts
                                                                                                                         Contact us or go
                                                                                                                         Contact us or go

Visit Bryce Canyon National Park with a local guide – home              Services of a professional Tour Director        to our website for a
                                                                                                                        to our website for a
                                                                                                                         detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                         detailed itinerary       Bryce National Park
to thousands of spires, fins, pinnacles and mazes in every              Comprehensive sightseeing with a local guide
imaginable color and whimsical shape                                    Transportation on a luxury motorcoach                             Via

Single-hotel stay in a casino resort hotel in Mesquite with a           Luggage handling throughout the tour                BRYCE & ZION NATIONAL PARKS
pool-side dinner                                      ATTEND A
                                                                        Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities             VALLEY OF FIRE STATE PARK
                                                      PRESENTATION
Spend time exploring Valley of Fire State Park        ON THIS TOUR
                                                     -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                                       Per Person Price                    ST. GEORGE = SINGLE HOTEL STAY
                                                                                    Double $499 / Single $629
Tour St. George including the Brigham Young home

HISTORY, MYSTERY, DOCK                                      OCTOBER 16, 2009 & JUNE 18, 2010 = 4 DAYS NEW!

Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price:
Stay three nights in one hotel and visit an unspoiled, charm-           Deluxe hotel accommodations
ing, yet exciting and historic area of California                        Pleasanton (3) – Marriott Hotel

Visit the Winchester Mystery House for a tour of the man-               6 Meals – 3 dinners, 3 breakfasts                Contact us or go
                                                                                                                         Contact us or go
                                                                                                                        to our website for a
                                                                                                                        to our website for a
sion’s unique architecture and the story behind it                      Services of a professional Tour Director         detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                         detailed itinerary         Winchester House
                                                                        Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
Visit the historic home of American playwright                                                                                      Via
and Nobel laureate Eugene O’Neil                                        Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                                                        Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities           WINCHESTER MYSTERY HOUSE
Experience a ride on an historic train, take a Delta discovery
dinner cruise, have dinner at a winery, and discover                                    Per Person Price                          EUGENE O’NEIL HOUSE
                                                        ATTEND A
historic towns and enjoy unique experiences           PRESENTATION         Double $589 / Single $759  Deposit: $100
                                                                                                                          HISTORIC TRAIN = WINERY DINNER
                                                       ON THIS TOUR
                                                      -SEE BACK PAGE-




RED ROCKS, CANYONS & RAIL WITH DENNIS NAPIER                                              OCTOBER 25, 2009 = 6 DAYS NEW!

Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price:
Join Dennis Napier, retired professor of geography on an in             Deluxe hotel accommodations
depth tour of the red rocks and canyons of Arizona includ-               Laughlin (1) – Aquarius Casino Resort
                                                                         Sedona (3) – Best Western Arroyo Roble
ing a visit to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon                         Laughlin (1) – Aquarius Casino Resort           Contact us or go
                                                                                                                         Contact us or go
                                                                                                                        to our website for a
                                                                                                                        to our website for a
Stay in the heart of Sedona near the shops with views of the            8 Meals – 2 dinners, 1 lunch, 5 breakfasts                      Grand Canyon
                                                                                                                         detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                         detailed itinerary

red rocks; take a guided trolley tour and optional jeep tour            Services of a professional Tour Director            Via
Climb aboard the Verde Canyon Railroad to see Indian                    Comprehensive sightseeing with a geographer
ruins, wildlife and amazing scenery                                     Transportation on a luxury motorcoach         GRAND CANYON = SEDONA = JEROME
                                                     ATTEND A
Visit the 600-year-old Montezuma Castle            PRESENTATION
                                                   ON THIS TOUR
                                                                        Luggage handling throughout the tour           MONTEZUMA CASTLE = LAUGHLIN
                                                  -SEE BACK PAGE-
Travel through Oak Creek Canyon featuring                                               Per Person Price                  VERDE CANYON RAILROAD
brilliantly hued cliffs and rugged spires of sandstone                    Double $999 / Single $1,329  Deposit: $200 www.goodtimestravel.com | 3
                                               DEATH VALLEY WITH DR. HOWARD SHIFFLETT                                     NOV. 1, 2009 & MARCH 7, 2010 = 3 DAYS

                                               Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                               Extensive guided sightseeing of Upper and Lower Death                    Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                               Valley with knowledgeable and entertaining geologist, Dr.                 Death Valley (2) – Furnace Creek Ranch
                         Contact us or go
                                               Howard Shifflett                                                         4 Meals – 1 dinner, 1 lunch, 2 breakfasts
                        to our website for a
Manly Beacon             detailed itinerary    See the famous and unique sites including Ubehebe Crater,                Services of a professional Tour Director
                                               Harmony Borax Works, Zabriskie Point, Devil’s Golf                       Comprehensive sightseeing with a geologist
                Via                            Course, Furnace Creek Inn and Badwater – the lowest point
                                                                                                                        Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
                                               in the western hemisphere
     GEOLOGIST-LED = BADWATER                                                                                           Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                   Guided tour of Scotty’s Castle, to learn about stories sur-
 SCOTTY’S CASTLE = ZABRISKIE POINT rounding the legendary “Death Valley Scotty”                                         Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities
                                                                                          ATTEND A
                                                                                        PRESENTATION
      DEVIL’S GOLF COURSE                                                               ON THIS TOUR                                    Per Person Price
                                   A barbeque dinner at the Furnace Creek Ranch -SEE BACK PAGE-                            Double $479 / Single $599  Deposit: $100


                                 NEW!          SOUTHERN ARIZONA ROUND-UP                                                            NOVEMBER 8, 2009 = 6 DAYS

                                               Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                               Visit Kartchner Caverns State Park to see the limestone cave             Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                         Yuma (1) – Radisson Hotel
                                               and its fascinating underground landscape                                 Tuscon (3) – Radisson Suites
                         Contact us or go      On a guided tour of Tucson visit the Arizona Sonora Desert                Yuma (1) – Radisson Hotel
                        to our website for a
Sonora Desert            detailed itinerary    Museum – a world renowned zoo, natural history museum                    8 Meals – 3 dinners, 5 breakfasts
                                               and botanical garden                                                     Services of a professional Tour Director
                Via
                                               In Yuma, take a guided tour to learn about the rich cultural             Comprehensive sightseeing with local guides
TUCSON   =   KARTCHNER CAVERNS   =   YUMA      heritage and desert territory including a visit the Territorial          Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
PIMA AIR & SPACE MUSEUM =TOMBSTONE             Prison and Museum                                                        Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                                                                                      ATTEND A
                                                                                                    PRESENTATION
SAGUARA NATIONAL PARK = GHOST TOUR Visit the Pima Air and Space Museum with                         ON THIS TOUR
                                                                                                   -SEE BACK PAGE-                      Per Person Price
                                   more than 275 aircraft and spacecraft                                                  Double $989 / Single $1,259  Deposit $200


                                 NEW!          DESERT ESCAPE WITH DENNIS NAPIER                                                   NOVEMBER 12, 2009 = 2 DAYS

                                               Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                               Extensive guided sightseeing of the Coachella Valley by                  Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                               former professor of geography, Dennis Napier                              Palm Springs (1) – Spa Resort Hotel & Casino

                         Contact us or go      Visit Joshua Tree and learn about its unique characteristics             3 Meals – 2 lunches, 1 breakfast
                        to our website for a
Joshua Tree              detailed itinerary                                                                             Services of a professional Tour Director
                                               Main-floor seating for a matinee performance of the ever-
                                               popular Palm Springs Follies                                             Comprehensive sightseeing with a geographer
                Via
                                                                                                                        Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
                                   Experience a combination of quiet elegance and non-stop
PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES = STREET FAIR gaming excitement at the luxurious Spa Resort Hotel, Casino                          Luggage handling throughout the tour
   JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK       & Spa located right in the heart of Palm Springs                                     Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities
                                                                                                         ATTEND A
                                                                                                       PRESENTATION
    SPA RESORT HOTEL & CASINO                  Attend the weekly Palm Springs downtown                 ON THIS TOUR
                                                                                                                                       Per Person Price
                                               street fair – located just steps from your hotel
                                                                                                      -SEE BACK PAGE-       Double $299 / Single $369  Deposit $75


                                               SAN ANTONIO CHRISTMAS                                                              NOVEMBER 27, 2009 = 5 DAYS

                                               Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                               Relish in the holiday festivities at the River Walk including            Round-trip airfare from Orange County
                                               the tree lighting, boat parade, and holiday caroling                     Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                         San Antonio (4) – Menger Hotel
                         Contact us or go      A San Antonio city tour with a local guide showcasing the
San Antonio Riverwalk
                        to our website for a
                         detailed itinerary    Alamo, Mission San Jose, and the Buckhorn Museum                         5 Meals – 2 dinners, 1 lunch, 2 breakfasts
                                                                                                                        Services of a professional Tour Director
         Via                                   Explore Austin with a local guide including the Governor’s
                                               Mansion, Capitol building, LBJ Library and Museum, and                   Comprehensive sightseeing with a local guide
THE ALAMO = RIVER WALK FESTIVITIES             the Bob Bullock Museum of Texas history                                  Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
   AUSTIN = TEXAS HILL COUNTRY       Explore Texas Hill Country with a local guide                                      Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                                                                                         ATTEND A
                                                                                                       PRESENTATION
LBJ LIBRARY & RANCH = FREDERICKSBURG including the LBJ Ranch and Fredericksburg –                      ON THIS TOUR                    Per Person Price
                                                                                                      -SEE BACK PAGE-
4 | www.goodtimestravel.com the well preserved German settlement
                                                                                                                         Double $1,299 / Single $1,569  Deposit $250
LAS VEGAS TREASURE ISLAND HOTEL & CASINO                                           NOVEMBER 29, 2009 = 3 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                Included In Price:
Enjoy two nights at the fantastic Treasure Island Hotel &            Deluxe hotel accommodations
Casino, located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip next to               Las Vegas (2) – Treasure Island Hotel & Casino
the Mirage, Venetian, Palazzo and Wynn Las Vegas                     Services of a professional Tour Director
Optional excursion to downtown Las Vegas on day two                  Transportation on a luxury motorcoach                                               Las Vegas Strip
                                                                     Optional excursion to Downtown Las Vegas
The recently renovated Treasure Island features a                                                                                                 Via
90,000-square-foot casino, a health spa, tropical pool area,         Luggage handling throughout the tour
several lounges and restaurants                                      Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities
Exclusive VIP viewing area to see the free Sirens of        ATTEND A                     Per Person Price
                                                          PRESENTATION               Double $279 / Single $389
Treasure Island show                                      ON THIS TOUR
                                                         -SEE BACK PAGE-




TRANS-PANAMA CANAL CRUISE L.A.–MIAMI                                                      JANUARY 2, 2010 = 14 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                Included In Price:
Freestyle cruise through the Panama Canal’s incredible               Deluxe cruise accommodations
                                                                      Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Star (13 nights)
40-mile shortcut between the Atlantic and the Pacific and
see the best of Central America, the Mexican Riviera and             Meals aboard cruise ship
beautiful Cartagena, Colombia                                        Port charges                                                                       Norwegian Star
Leave from L.A. and call on Cabo San Lucas, Acapulco, and                 Per Person (Double Occupancy) Prices From
                                                                                                                                            Via
Huatulco, Mexico; Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala; Puntarenas,               Ocean View: $1,449*  Balcony: $2,099* 	Deposit: $400
Costa Rica; Cartagena, Colombia; and Miami, Florida                  *Airfare, transfers, taxes and fees additional. Prices
                                                                     subject to availability and change. GTT Host with          COSTA RICA = CARTAGENA, COLUMBIA
Sail on the Norwegian Star, which boasts a wide array of             minimum group size.                                          GUATEMALA = CABO SAN LUCAS
ammentities including numerous restaurants and           ATTEND A
                                                       PRESENTATION            Alternate departure dates and detailed            ACAPULCO = HUATULCO = MIAMI
lounges, a casino, pools, fitness rooms and shops      ON THIS TOUR
                                                      -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                               itinerary available



LAUGHLIN FEATURING THE “RAT PACK” SHOW                                                 JANUARY 25, 2010 = 3 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                Included In Price:
Spend two nights at Don Lauglin’s Riverside Resort Hotel             Deluxe hotel accommodations
& Casino conveniently located on the Colorado River and                   Laughlin (2) – Riverside Resort Hotel & Casino
near other casinos and the Laughlin outlet mall                      2 Meals – 1 breakfast, 1 choice buffet
While at the Riverside, see the “Rat Pack” a fast-paced theat-       Ticket to the “Rat Pack” show                                                      Riverside Resort
rical musical play based on a night at the Sands Hotel in Las        Services of a professional Tour Director
                                                                                                                                                  Via
Vegas, circa 1961 with a tribute to the likes of Frank Sinatra,      Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
Sammy Davis Jr., Joey Bishop and Dean Martin                         Luggage handling throughout the tour
The Riverside offers a variety of entertainment options              Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities
including their casino, bowling alley, auto museum, PRESENTATION
                                                          ATTEND A
                                                                                         Per Person Price
movie theatre, river cruises and fine dining            ON THIS TOUR
                                                       -SEE BACK PAGE-               Double $189 / Single $219


PALM SPRINGS GETAWAY                                                                   FEBRUARY 4, 2010 = 2 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                Included In Price:
Experience a combination of quiet elegance and non-stop              Deluxe hotel accommodations
gaming excitement at the luxurious Spa Resort Hotel, Casino               Palm Springs (1) – Spa Resort Hotel & Casino
& Spa located right in the heart of downtown Palm Springs            2 Meals – 1 lunch, 1 breakfast
                                                                                                                                 Contact us or go
                                                                                                                                 Contact us or go

Main-floor seating for a matinee performance of the ever-            Services of a professional Tour Director                   to our website for a
                                                                                                                                to our website for a
                                                                                                                                 detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                                 detailed itinerary        Palm Springs
popular Palm Springs Follies starring The Four Aces                  Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
                                                                     Luggage handling throughout the tour                                         Via
Enjoy a Palm Springs celebrity homes tour – a narrated driving
tour with a local guide, highlighting the history, geology,          Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities                 PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES = STREET FAIRE
celebrity homes and local anecdotes of the area          ATTEND A                        Per Person Price                                CELEBRITY HOMES TOUR
                                                         PRESENTATION         Double $299 / Single $369  Deposit $75
Attend the weekly Palm Springs downtown street           ON THIS TOUR
                                                                                                                                  SPA RESORT HOTEL & CASINO
                                                        -SEE BACK PAGE-
fair – located just steps from your hotel                                                                                       www.goodtimestravel.com | 5
                                                CARIBBEAN CRUISE ROUNDTRIP FT. LAUDERDALE                                                 FEBRUARY 5, 2010 = 11 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                  Included In Price:
                                                Cruise the warm waters of the Caribbean aboard the Celeb-              Deluxe cruise accommodations
                                                                                                                        Celebrity Cruise Line’s Equinox (10 nights)
                                                rity Equinox – the very essence of luxury, promising top-of-
                                                the-line amenities and the ultimate onboard experience                 Meals aboard cruise ship
Celebrity Equinox                               Call on Ft. Lauderdale, Fl; Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas;              Port charges
                                                Basseterre, St. Kitts; Bridgetown, Barbados; Roseau, Domi-                   Per Person (Double Occupancy) Prices From
           Via
                                                nica and Phillipsburg, St. Maarten                                     Ocean View: $1,479*  Balcony: $1,499* 	Deposit: $450
   ST. THOMAS, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS              On this ultimate Caribbean cruise you’ll arrive in each port           *Airfare, transfers, taxes and fees additional. Prices
  ST. KITTS = BARBADOS = DOMINICA               with an opportunity to take advantage of shore excursions              subject to availability and change. GTT Host with
                                                that showcase the culture, wildlife, history and PRESENTATION
                                                                                                     ATTEND A          minimum group size.
   ST. MAARTEN = FT. LAUDERDALE
                                                beauty of these unspoiled islands                 ON THIS CRUISE
                                                                                                  -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                                                                       Alternate departure dates and detailed itinerary available



                                                WONDERS OF EGYPT                                                                       FEBRUARY 8, 2010 = 13 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                  Included In Price:
                                                Marvel at the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx                    Round-trip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                Cruise the Nile for 7 nights with unforgettable stops at the           Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                        Cairo, Egypt (2) – Le Meridien Pyramids Cairo
                          Contact us or go
                         to our website for a
                                                Temple of Karnak, Dendra Temple and the Valley of Kings                 Nile Cruise (7) – ms Giselle
Pyramids of Giza          detailed itinerary                                                                            Cairo, Egypt (2) – Ramses Hilton
Package-Partner Tour                            Visit the temples of Aswan and ride a felucca across the Nile
                                                                                                                       25 Meals – 7 dinners, 7 lunches, 11 breakfasts
           Via                                  Cairo sightseeing includes the Citadel, the Sultan Hassan
                                                Mosque, the Hanging Church of St. Mary and a visit to the              Services of a professional Tour Director
CAIRO = THE NILE = DENDRA TEMPLE                Egyptian Museum – home of King Tut’s priceless treasures               Local English-speaking tour guides
PYRAMIDS OF GIZA = EGYPTIAN MUSEUM Optional tours to the mighty Sun Temple of                          ATTEND A
                                                                                                                       Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                                                                                     PRESENTATION
  VALLEY OF KINGS = FELUCCA RIDE   Abu Simbel and Alexandria available                               ON THIS TOUR
                                                                                                    -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                                                                                       Per Person Price
                                                                                                                          Double $3,410 / Single $3,905  Deposit $400


                                                YELLOWSTONE IN WINTER                                                                  FEBRUARY 13, 2010 = 6 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                  Included In Price:
                                                Explore Yellowstone National Park via private snow coaches             Round-trip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                to see the wildlife and spectacular sites like Old Faithful            Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                         Salt Lake City (2)
                          Contact us or go
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                                                Stay in the charming wild west resort area of Jackson Hole,              West Yellowstone (1)
Yellowstone Nat’l Park    detailed itinerary    at the base of the Grand Tetons, with a sleigh ride in the Elk           Jackson (2)
Package-Partner Tour
                                                Refuge to see these majestic animals                                   9 Meals – 4 dinners and 5 breakfasts
           Via
                                                Visit the National Museum of Wildlife Art housing the                  Services of a professional Tour Director
    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK                   finest collection of wildlife art and photos in the West               Comprehensive sightseeing with a local guide
   GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK                    Visit the 2002 Winter Olympic Park near Park City                      Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                                                                                          ATTEND A
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   SALT LAKE CITY = JACKSON HOLE                Salt Lake City tour to see the Olympic Games     ON THIS TOUR                           Per Person Price
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                                                sites and a Mormon Tabernacle Choir performance                           Double $1,529 / Single $1,789  Deposit $250

Hong Kong Skyline
                                                HONG KONG, BANGKOK & SINGAPORE                                                          FEBRUARY 22, 2010 = 11 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                  Included In Price:
                                                Spend 3 nights in Hong Kong and see the Suzie Wong area,               Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                Victoria Peak, Aberdeen; shopping in Stanley Market, a visit           Deluxe hotel accommodations
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                          detailed itinerary    Four nights in Bangkok with visits to 3 Buddhist temples                 Singapore (2) – Novtel Clarke Quay Hotel
Package-Partner Tour                            including the Grand Palace, a traditional Thai dinner and              15 meals – 4 dinners, 1 lunch, 10 breakfasts
           Via                                  classical dance show, a traditional Thai massage; in Damnoen
                                                Saduak, visit the Floating Market and see a cultural show              Services of a professional Tour Director
     HONG KONG = SINGAPORE                                                                                             Local English-speaking tour guides
                                Stay in Singapore including breakfast with orangutans at the
    BANGKOK = CULTURAL SHOWS                                                                                                            Per Person Price
                                zoo, the Botanic Gardens and a city tour             ATTEND A
                                                                                   PRESENTATION
 FLOATING MARKET = NATURE TOURS                                                    ON THIS TOUR                           Double $2,199 / Single $2,859  Deposit $350
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ALASKA IN WINTER WITH IDITAROD                                                             MARCH 1, 2010 = 7 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
Be at the starting line for the Iditarod sled dog race in                Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
Anchorage and attend the official Musher’s Banquet                       Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                          Anchorage (4) – Hilton Hotel
Meet Martin Buser, four-time Iditarod champion, at his                    Girdwood (2) – The Hotel Alyeska
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award winning Happy Trails Kennel                                                                                           detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                            detailed itinerary            Alaska Iditarod
                                                                         7 Meals – 2 dinners and 5 breakfasts                                           Package-Partner Tour
Anchorage sightseeing including Lake Hood, Lake Spenard                  Comprehensive sightseeing with a local
and a behind-the-scenes tour of the Alaska Zoo                                                                                         Via
                                                                         guide who calls Alaska home year-round
                                                     ATTEND A
Visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation             PRESENTATION
                                                   ON THIS TOUR
                                                                         Transportation on a luxury motorcoach                  IDITAROD SLED DOG RACE
Center and the Alaska Sealife Center              -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                         Luggage handling throughout the tour              ANCHORAGE = SEWARD = ALYESKA RESORT
Time at your leisure at the famous Alyeska Resort, Alaska’s                             Per Person Price                      MEET MUSHER MARTIN BUSER
only four-diamond property, for an optional sled dog ride                 Double $2,299 / Single $2,799  Deposit $350


DEATH VALLEY WITH DR. HOWARD SHIFFLETT                                                     MARCH 7, 2010 = 3 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
Extensive guided sightseeing of Upper and Lower Death                    Deluxe hotel accommodations
Valley with knowledgeable and entertaining geologist, Dr.                 Death Valley (2) – Furnace Creek Ranch
Howard Shifflett                                                         4 Meals – 1 dinner, 1 lunch, 2 breakfasts          Contact us or go
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See the famous and unique sites including Ubehebe Crater,                Services of a professional Tour Director           detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                            detailed itinerary    Badwater – Death Valley
Harmony Borax Works, Zabriskie Point, Devil’s Golf                       Comprehensive sightseeing with a geologist
Course, Furnace Creek Inn and Badwater – the lowest point                                                                                    Via
                                                                         Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
in the western hemisphere                                                                                                        GEOLOGIST-LED = BADWATER
                                                                         Luggage handling throughout the tour
Guided tour of Scotty’s Castle, to learn about the stories sur-          Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities           SCOTTY’S CASTLE = ZABRISKIE POINT
rounding the legendary “Death Valley Scotty”           ATTEND A
                                                     PRESENTATION
                                                       ON THIS TOUR                        Per Person Price                           DEVIL’S GOLF COURSE
A barbeque dinner at the Furnace Creek Ranch          -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                              Double $479 / Single $599  Deposit: $100

                                                                                                                                                         Cambria’s Coast
CENTRAL COAST BY RAIL                                                                    MARCH 17, 2010 = 3 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
Stay two nights (with a fireplace in your room) in a charm-              Deluxe hotel accommodations
ing thatched roof property just steps from Moonstone Beach                Cambria (2) – Fogcatcher Inn
                                                                         3 Meals – 1 dinner and 2 breakfasts
Sightseeing along Pacific Coast Highway including San                                                                       Contact us or go
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                                                                                                                            detailed itinerary

time to shop in the quaint village of Cambria, home to                   Services of a professional Tour Director
many artists’ galleries and one-of-a-kind boutiques                      Transportation on a luxury motorcoach                         Via

Optional tour of Hearst Castle (4 different tours available)             Luggage handling throughout the tour                   COAST STARLIGHT TRAIN RIDE
Ride along California’s coast aboard the Coast Starlight                 Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities               CAMBRIA = HEARST CASTLE
                                                          ATTEND A
with the Pacific Ocean as a gorgeous backdrop           PRESENTATION                      Per Person Price                       SOLVANG = PIEDRAS BLANCAS
                                                             ON THIS TOUR
                                                            -SEE BACK PAGE-     Double $429 / Single $569 	Deposit $100
Visit a miniature horse farm in the Santa Ynez Valley

DESERT BLOOM WITH DENNIS NAPIER                                                          MARCH 23, 2010 = 2 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
Extensive guided sightseeing of this phenomenally beautiful              Deluxe hotel accommodations
area with former professor of geography, Dennis Napier                    Temecula (1) – Pechanga Resort

Visit Anza-Borrego Desert State Park at the time of year                 2 Meals – 1 lunch, 1 breakfast                     Contact us or go
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when the desert blooms are normally at their peak color and              Services of a professional Tour Director
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                                                                                                                            detailed itinerary
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                                                                                                                                                  Anza-Borrego State Park
marvel at the “living desert” and its wildlife                           Comprehensive sightseeing with a geographer
                                                                                                                                             Via
Wine tasting in the up-and-coming Temecula wine region                   Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
Enjoy a special combination of elegance and non-stop                     Luggage handling throughout the tour                    ANZA-BORREGO WILDFLOWERS
gaming excitement at the luxurious Pechanga Resort                       Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities                 TEMECULA WINE TASTING
                                                          ATTEND A

Time at your leisure in Julian – the small town         PRESENTATION
                                                        ON THIS TOUR
                                                                                         Per Person Price                  PECHANGA CASINO RESORT = JULIAN
with quaint shops, boutiques, and great apple pie      -SEE BACK PAGE-        Double $279 / Single $349  Deposit $75
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                                                SOUTHERN CHARM                                                                          MARCH 24, 2010 = 8 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                                In Charleston visit Middleton Place Plantation and the                   Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, both 17th-century estates               Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                          Concord, NC (Near Charlotte) (1) – Hampton Inn
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                                                Visit Fort Sumter, site of the first shots of the Civil War               Charleston, SC (3) – SpringHill Suites
Charleston, S.C.          detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                          Jekyll Island, GA (1) – Jekyll Island Club
                                                In Savannah visit the Mercer Williams House made famous
                                                                                                                          Savannah, GA (2) – Holiday Inn Express
         Via                                    in Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
                                                                                                                         14 Meals – 6 dinners, 1 lunch, 7 breakfasts
                                                An overnight stay at the Jekyll Island Club on the Georgia               Services of a professional Tour Director
CHARLESTON = SAVANNAH = BEAUFORT                coast with a guided tour of Jeykll Island and its homes
     CHARLOTTE = JEKYLL ISLAND                                                                                           Comprehensive sightseeing with local guides
                                                A Charlotte sightseeing tour with a local guide          ATTEND A
                                                                                                       PRESENTATION
 PLANTATION TOURS FORT SUMTER
                     =                                                                                 ON THIS TOUR                       Per Person Price
                                                Visit Beaufort and the Parris Island Marine Base      -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                                                                          Double $2,199 / Single $2,699  Deposit $350


                                                WASHINGTON D.C. BLOSSOMS                                                                      APRIL 8, 2010 = 7 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                                View the annual Cherry Blossom Parade from reserved seats,               Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
                                                and visit when the blossoms are most likely in full bloom                Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                          Washington D.C. (4) – Hilton Arlington
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                                                A comprehensive tour of Washington, D.C. with a local                     Williamsburg (2) – Marriott Springhill Suites
Cherry Blossoms           detailed itinerary    guide to see all the famous sites, museums and memorials                 10 Meals – 3 dinners, 1 lunch, 6 breakfasts
         Via                                    Tour Mt. Vernon, George Washington’s home and estate                     Services of a professional Tour Director
                                                located on a bluff overlooking the Potomac River                         Comprehensive sightseeing with a local
    JAMESTOWN = WILLIAMSBURG    Guided tour of Jamestown Settlement, the first permanent                                 guide using our audio headset system
      CHERRY BLOSSOM PARADE     English settlement in the New World               ATTEND A
                                                                                                                         Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
                                                                                PRESENTATION
 ARLINGTON CEMETARY = MEMORIALS
                                Guided tour of Williamsburg including the
                                                                                ON THIS TOUR
                                                                               -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                                                                                        Per Person Price
                                Capitol, the Governor’s Palace and Merchants Square                                       Double $1,999 / Single $2,399  Deposit $350

                                                YOSEMITE SPRING FLING WITH DENNIS NAPIER                                                      APRIL 25, 2010 = 3 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                                Full-day tour with your geographer-guide through the                     Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                Yosemite Valley to see the beauty of El Capitan, Half Dome,               Yosemite South Entrance (2) – Tenaya Lodge

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                                                the magnificent gorges, the tall pines, and the spectacular              5 Meals – 1 dinner, 2 lunches, 2 breakfasts
Yosemite Valley          to our website for a
                          detailed itinerary
                                                waterfalls – normally overflowing this time of year                      Services of a professional Tour Director
                                                Two nights at the Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite – an elegant,                 Comprehensive sightseeing with a geographer
              Via
                                                4-star mountain resort located on 35 secluded acres and                  Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
                                                offering an indoor pool and spa
 SINGLE-HOTEL STAY AT TENAYA LODGE                                                                                       Luggage handling throughout the tour
   AHWAHNEE LUNCH = WATERFALLS                  A visit to the historic Ahwahnee Hotel, with an included                 Applicable taxes, fees and most gratuities
                                                lunch in the grand dining room                      ATTEND A
 BASQUE LUNCH = GEOGRAPHER-LED                                                                    PRESENTATION
                                                                                                     ON THIS TOUR
                                                                                                                                         Per Person Price
                                                A family-style Basque lunch in Bakersfield          -SEE BACK PAGE-         Double $529 / Single $659  Deposit: $150


                                  NEW!          COLORS & CANYONS WITH DR. HOWARD SHIFFLETT                                                      MAY 2, 2010 = 5 DAYS

                                                Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
                                                Extensive guided sightseeing of the colorful landscape in                Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                Nevada and southern Utah with geologist, Howard Shifflett                 Lake Las Vegas (1) – Loews Lake Las Vegas Resort
                                                                                                                          Zion S. Entrance (2) – Best Western Zion Park Inn
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                                                Visit both the upper and lower valleys in Zion National Park              Las Vegas “Strip” (1) – The Mirage Las Vegas
Lake Powell               detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                         7 Meals – 2 dinner, 1 lunch, 4 breakfasts
                                                A cruise on Lake Powell, where sparkling blue water laps
              Via                               against towering red rock canyon walls and sandy beaches                 Services of a professional Tour Director
                                                Visit Kanab where hundreds of Westerns have been filmed                  Comprehensive sightseeing with a geologist
ZION NATIONAL PARK = LAKE POWELL                                                                                         Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
                                                See petroglyphs and strange formations in the Valley of Fire
KANAB = VALLEY OF FIRE = LAKE MEAD                                                                        ATTEND A
                                                                                                                         Luggage handling throughout the tour
                                    Dinner cruise on Lake Mead and Hoover Dam                           PRESENTATION
 LAKE LAS VEGAS = LAS VEGAS ‘STRIP’                                                                     ON THIS TOUR                     Per Person Price
                                                                                                       -SEE BACK PAGE-
8 | www.goodtimestravel.com Stay at the luxurious Loews Lake Las Vegas Resort                                              Double $829 / Single $1,069  Deposit $150
NEW ENGLAND CULINARY TOUR                                                             MAY 16, 2010 = 7 DAYS                        NEW!

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
Treat yourself to a very special visit to New England featur-            Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
ing local foods and sightseeing, with guided tours of New-               Deluxe hotel accommodations
port, R.I., Portland, Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire                    Newport, RI (2) – Best Western Mainstay
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A tour featuring authentic and culinary experiences includ-               Rutland, VT (2) – Holiday Inn                             detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                                    detailed itinerary    Head Lighthouse
ing a New England clambake, a harbor cruise with lunch,                  11 meals – 5 dinners, 1 lunch, 5 breakfasts
a chef cooking demonstration and dinners at the historic                                                                                        Via
                                                                         Services of a professional Tour Director
Brandon Inn in VT and the elegant Kennebunkport Inn                      Comprehensive sightseeing with a local guide                   NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND
Visit a ravioli company, a vodka distillery, a cider mill, a             Transportation on a luxury motorcoach                      VERMONT = MAINE = BEN & JERRY’S
cheese-producing farm, a winery, the Ben &              ATTEND A
                                                      PRESENTATION
                                                                                         Per Person Price                             SPECIAL CULINARY EXPERIENCES
Jerry’s factory, and take a lobster pulling cruise    ON THIS TOUR
                                                     -SEE BACK PAGE-       Double $1,799 / Single $2,199  Deposit $300


NEW YORK CITY                                                                         MAY 27, 2010 = 5 DAYS

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
Lower and Middle Manhattan tour featuring Times Square,                  Roundtrip airfare from Los Angeles
the Theatre District, Rockefeller Center, the Plaza Hotel,               Deluxe hotel accommodations
Radio City Music Hall, the Empire State Building, the                     New York City (4) – Sheraton New York
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                                                                                                                                    detailed itinerary    New York Skyline
Upper Manhattan tour showcasing St. Patrick’s Cathedral,                 Ticket to see a Broadway show
Grant’s Tomb, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the Metro-                  Services of a professional Tour Director                              Via
politan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim Museum, 5th                        Comprehensive sightseeing with a local                    TIMES SQUARE HOTEL = CENTRAL PARK
Avenue, Madison Avenue, Central Park and Harlem                          guide using our audio headset system
                                                                                                                                   STATUE OF LIBERTY = BROADWAY SHOW
Included ticket to see a hit Broadway show              ATTEND A
                                                      PRESENTATION                      Per Person Price
                                                      ON THIS TOUR
                                                                          Double $1,949 / Single $2,399  Deposit $350
                                                                                                                                    ELLIS ISLAND = TRADE CENTER SITE
Visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island         -SEE BACK PAGE-




BURGUNDY & PROVENCE RIVER CRUISE                                                       JUNE 20, 2010 = 12 DAYS                     NEW!

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
A perfect way to experience the countryside of France that               Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                          Nice, France (1) – Boscolo Plaza
includes free time to go ashore and visit villages while the              Avalon’s Scenery (7) – Outside staterooms
boat is docked; included walking tours in Arles, Avignon,                 Paris, France (2) – Le Meridien Etoile or Montparnasse    Contact us or go
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Viviers, Tournon, Macon, and Beaune                                      23 Meals – 7 dinners, 6 lunches, 10 breakfasts
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                                                                                                                                    detailed itinerary         Rhone Valley
                                                                                                                                                          Package-Partner Tour
Seven night cruise along the Saône and Rhône Rivers                      Included sightseeing tours in all ports
through the heart of France includes sightseeing tours by                French wines with on-board dinners                             Via
local guides in both Nice and Paris
                                                                         Port charges and government fees                             PARIS = BEAUNE = MACON = LYON
Included 2-night stay in Paris and 1-night stay in Nice
                                                          ATTEND A
                                                                                         Per Person Price                                  VIVIERS = AVIGNON = ARLES
Angie experienced this adventure in 2008 and            PRESENTATION        Double $3,167* (category E)  Deposit $350
plans to return on this cruise in 2010
                                                       ON THIS CRUISE
                                                       -SEE BACK PAGE-                  *Airfare Additonal                                    RHONE VALLEY = NICE


CANADA’S ATLANTIC COAST                                                             JULY 22, 2010 = 10 DAYS                        NEW!

Itinerary Highlights:                                                    Included In Price:
Visit Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island                Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                          Halifax, Nova Scotia (2) – The Westin Hotel
In New Brunswick see the amazing four-story high flower-                  Moncton, New Brunswick (2) – Crowne Plaza
pot-shaped rocks known as Hopewell Rocks                                  Charlottetown, P.E.I. (2) – Rodd Charlottetown            Contact us or go
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                                                                          Baddeck, Nova Scotia (2) – Inverary Inn Resort            detailed itinerary
                                                                                                                                    detailed itinerary     Hopewell Rocks
Enjoy a scenic city tour of Halifax and a visit to Peggy’s Cove           Halifax, Nova Scotia (1) – The Westin Hotel                                     Package-Partner Tour
Visit Prince Edward Island and tour the Anne of Green                    14 Meals – 5 dinners and 9 breakfasts
                                                                                                                                                Via
Gables Museum and Lucy Maud Montgomery’s house                           Services of a professional Tour Director
                                                                                                                                   NOVA SCOTIA = HALIFAX = PEGGY’S COVE
Join local fishermen on their boat and learn how          ATTEND A       Transportation on a luxury motorcoach
to catch, cook and crack your very own lobster
                                                        PRESENTATION
                                                        ON THIS TOUR                                                               PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND = CABOT TRAIL
                                                       -SEE BACK PAGE-                   Per Person Price
                                                                          Double $1,899* / Single $2,599*  Deposit $350           NEW BRUNSWICK = CHARLOTTETOWN
Travel along the famous Cabot Trail for a scenic coastal drive
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                                   NEW!          IRELAND – THE EMERALD ISLE                                                           AUGUST 11, 2010 = 12 DAYS

                                                 Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price:
                                                 Tour the city of Dublin and see St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trin-          Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                                                                                          Dublin (3) – Maldron Hotel Cardiff Lane
                                                 ity College, the Famine Museum, Kylemore Abbey and the                   Sligo (1) – Clarion
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                                                 restored 1740s Strokestown Mansion and Gardens                           Galway (2) – Radisson SAS
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Cliffs of Moher            detailed itinerary    Visit Ireland’s famous landmarks such as Blarney Castle and              Limerick (1) – Hilton
                                                                                                                          Killarney (2) – Holiday Inn
Package-Partner Tour                             its magical kissing stone, the Waterford Crystal Factory, the            Waterford (1) – Granville
           Via                                   Powershourt House and the Wicklow Mountains                             14 Meals – 4 dinners, 10 breakfasts
                                                 See the Cliffs of Moher at the crossing of the Burren                   Services of a professional Tour Director
      DUBLIN = LIMERICK = SLIGO                                                                           ATTEND A
                                                                                                        PRESENTATION
 KILLARNEY     =   WATERFORD   =   GALWAY        Take a panoramic drive around the Ring of Kerry        ON THIS TOUR                     Per Person Price
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                                                 In Limerick visit King John’s Castle on King’s Island                    Double $1,916* / Single $2,442*  Deposit $400
         WICKLOW MOUNTAINS                                                                                                              *Airfare Additonal

Oberammergau Passion Play
                                   NEW!          ALPINE EXPLORER WITH OBERAMMERGAU                                                    SEPTEMBER 2, 2010 = 11 DAYS

                                                 Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price: LIMITE
                                                                                                                                                   D
                                                 Climb aboard the Glacier Express and see some of the most               Deluxe hotel accommodations SPACE
                                                                                                                           Stresa, Italy (2) – Stresa
                                                 stunning Alpine scenery in the world                                      Zermatt, Switzerland (2) – Hotel Alex
                           Contact us or go      Attend a performance of The Passion Play in historic Ober-                St. Moritz, Italy (1) – Hotel Monopol
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                                                                                                                           Innsbruck, Austria (2) – Hotel Innsbruck
                           detailed itinerary    ammergau only held every 10 years                                         Oberammergau (2) – Oberammergau Hotel
Package-Partner Tour
                                                 In Munich visit Olympic Park, the world-famous Glocken-                 16 meals – 6 dinners, 1 lunch, 9 breakfasts
       Via
                                                 spiel, and the Marienplatz square                                       Services of a professional Tour Director
 OBERAMMERGAU = GLACIER EXPRESS                  Visit Stresa on Lago Maggiore and take a boat to Isola dei              Sightseeing with local English-speaking guides
   MUNICH = ZERMATT = STRESA                     Pescatori in the Borromeo Gulf                      ATTEND A
                                                                                                     PRESENTATION
                                                                                                                                         Per Person Price
       VIENNA = SALZBURG                         In Vienna you will tour the Hofburg Palace,         ON THIS TOUR         Double $3,499* / Single $4,199*  Deposit $500
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                                                 the Vienna Opera House and Ring Boulevard                                              *Airfare Additonal


                                                 CLASSICAL GREECE                                                                      SEPTEMBER 25, 2010 = 9 DAYS

                                                 Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price:
                                                 Comprehensive tour of the mainland of Greece with a                     Deluxe hotel accommodations
                                                 guided tour of Athens including a visit to the Parthenon                  Athens (3) – Zafolia
                                                                                                                           Nauplia (1) – Amalia
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                                                 atop the Acropolis, the Roman Temple of Zeus, the Theater                 Olympia (1) – Amalia
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                                                 of Dionysus, and Agora – where Socrates taught                            Delphi (1) – Amalia
Package-Partner Tour                                                                                                       Meteora Area (1) – Amalia at Kalambaka
                                                 Tour the historic sites of Corinth where St. Paul preached;
           Via                                   Mycenae and the famous Lion Gate; Olympia, the site of                  11 meals – 4 dinners, 7 breakfasts
                                                 the original Olympic Games and Delphi               ATTEND A
                                                                                                   PRESENTATION
                                                                                                                         Services of a professional Tour Director
      ATHENS = OLYMPIA = DELHI                                                                      ON THIS TOUR
                                                                                                                         Sightseeing with local English-speaking guides
                                                 An optional 4- night Greek Island cruise is       -SEE BACK PAGE-

       METEORA AREA = NAUPLIA                    available after the tour                                                                 Per Person Price
   PARTHENON = MOUNT PARNASSUS                   Visit fascinating Meteora with it’s 24 rock top monasteries              Double $1,42*1 / Single $1,853*  Deposit: $400
                                                                                                                                         *Airfare Additonal


                                                 HAWAIIAN ISLANDS CRUISE ROUNDTRIP L.A.                                                   OCTOBER 27, 2010 = 14 DAYS

                                                 Itinerary Highlights:                                                   Included In Price:
                                                 Cruise the Hawaiian Islands roundtrip from Los Angeles                  Deluxe cruise accommodations
                                                                                                                          Princess Cruise Line’s Golden Princess (13)
                                                 (no flying required!) aboard the Golden Princess – a spectacu-
                                                 lar floating palace with a sense of space and intimacy and              Meals aboard cruise ship
Golden Princess                                  featuring lavish musical productions, traditional and flexible          Port charges
                                                 dining, a variety of pools and a 9-hole putting course
                                                                                                                              Per Person (Double Occupancy) Prices From
                   Via
                                                 Call on such beautiful and spectacular spots as Hilo, Hawaii            Inside Cabin: $1,445*  Balcony: $2,255* 	Deposit: $450
 HONOLULU, OAHU = LAHAINA, MAUI                  (Big Island) ; Honolulu, Oahu; Nawiliwili, Kauai; Lahaina,
                                                                                                                         *Government fees/taxes addt’l. Prices subject to availability
                                                 Maui; and Ensenada, Mexico                         ATTEND A
                                                                                                                         and change. GTT Host with minimum group size.
  HILO, HAWAII = NAWILIWILI, KAUAI                                                                PRESENTATION
                                                                                                   ON THIS CRUISE

 ENSENADA, MEXICO = 8 DAYS AT SEA This cruise features 4 leisurely days at sea each                -SEE BACK PAGE-
                                                                                                                         Alternate departure dates and detailed itinerary available
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         ANACAPA ISLAND CRUISE                                             SCRIPPS, SEAHORSES & SALT AIR                                        MARITIME ADVENTURE
           Tuesday, August 25, 2009                                        Wednesday, September 9 –(Waitlisted)                    Harbor Cruise & U.S. Navy Seabee Museum
A three-hour narrated cruise highlighted by sight-                               Wednesday, April 21, 2009                NEW!                          With Included Lunch
ings of a variety of marine mammals and birds,                        See tour description under available date of April 21                Wednesday, September 16, 2009
as we cross the channel to Anacapa Island (non-                       (page 24). Depart: CON 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:25, FV Enjoy a docent-guided tour of the Maritime
landing cruise). Prior, time to browse the shops                      8:45, LHS 9:15  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                        	   	                                Museum, where the history of the Chumash Indi-
and enjoy lunch on your own in the scenic Ventura                                                                            ans, whaling and the local area history come alive.
Harbor area, along with a visit to the Channel                                       YOUR HIT PARADE                         Afterwards, take a two-hour cruise through the
Islands National Park Visitor Center. Suggested:                          Colors of Broadway Revue & Luncheon                Channel Islands Harbor seeing fishing boats, the
sunscreen, hat and a lightweight windbreaker-style                      Thursday, September 10, 2009 –(Matinee) Point Hueneme Lighthouse and a variety of birds
jacket. The boat has shaded areas and a restroom                      Today we’ll salute songs from movie musicals and sea life. The Seabee Museum at the Ventura
onboard. Price: $76  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL
                          	       	                                   starting with the Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, County Naval Base houses a wealth of photos,
8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 8:00 p.m.
                  	       	                                           and Frank Sinatra era leading to current movie artifacts, uniforms, weapons and flags, along with
                                                                      musicals. Songs from Meet Me in St. Louis, Sing- audio-visual displays and other exhibits. Included
      FEDERAL RESERVE BANK TOUR                                       ing in the Rain, Grease, West Side Story, The Sound box lunch. Price: $89  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,	


 Wells Fargo Museum & L.A. Central Library                            of Music, Oklahoma, South Pacific, Music Man, SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.     	   	


           Wednesday, August 26, 2009                                 Guys and Dolls, Phantom of the Opera, Cabaret and
A behind-the-scenes tour of the L.A. Federal                          others. An included lunch with wine and dessert!                  VALLEY VIEW CASINO
Reserve Bank to see how cash is counted, stored,                      Presented in a ballroom in Alhambra, overlooking               Thursday, September 17, 2009
re-circulated and destroyed. Visit the Wells Fargo                    a golf course. Price: $98  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., “San Diego’s Favorite” offers over 1,700 exciting
                                                                                                        	           	


Museum and enjoy a docent-guided tour of the                          SBL 10:05, CON 10:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                            	       	        slot machines; 18 table games including single-
Los Angeles Central Library as well. Lunch on                                                                                deck blackjack, double-deck blackjack and Pai
your own at Philippe’s, famous for French Dip.                            BIG BEAR LAKE CRUISE & LUNCH                       Gow poker; delicious dining options including
Due to security at the Federal Reserve, no one under                  Saturday, September 12, 2009 –(Limited Space) an award-winning buffet. We stay 5 hours on
18 is allowed on the tour, and picture ID is required.                Enjoy a narrated cruise of this beautiful lake property and play bingo on the coach! With Good
There is considerable walking on this tour and appro-                 (elevation 6,700 ft.) aboard the Big Bear Queen Times Travel every 7th casino tour you take is free
priate shoes should be worn. Price: $57  FV 8:00             	   	   including sights such as the solar observatory and (ask for details). Price: $35 (with $15 of “added
a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 5:00 p.m.          	   	           celebrity homes, along with Big Bear history and play” from Valley View upon arrival)  Depart:
                                                                      local anecdotes. An included lunch with a choice CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV 8:20, LHS 8:45
     DOHENY MANSION TOUR & TEA                                        of entrée at a lovely restaurant. Time to browse  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                  	


 Saturday, August 29, 2009 –(Limited Space)                           the shops in the Bavarian-style Big Bear Village.
Step back in time as you learn the history of this                    Suggested: a light sweater or jacket as it can be cool     TRAVEL SHOW & PRESENTATIONS
fascinating family on a guided tour of the first floor                on the water. Price: $75  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,
                                                                                                        	       	               Thursday, September 17, 2009  10 a.m.
and the outside grounds. Also visit St. Vincent de                    SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                	       	                        See back page of this catalog for details
Paul Church, built in 1925 as a gift from Edward
Doheny. An included full tea lunch at the new                         Hollywood Bowl                                                DODGERS BASEBALL & FIREWORKS
L.A. Chado Tea Room. Suggested: comfortable FIREWORKS FINALE: BLAME IT ON RIO                                                     Friday, September 18, 2009 –(Limited Space)
walking shoes. Price: $89  Depart: FV 9:30 a.m., Saturday, September 12, 2009 –(Fireworks!)
                                          	       	                                                                              An exciting and memorable night of fireworks
SBL 9:50, CON 10:15  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                      	       	        Say farewell to Summer like only the Bowl can                             and Dodgers baseball, as they take on their biggest
                                                       with a spectacular show topped off by incredible                          rivals, the San Francisco Giants. Our seats are
       MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT                         fireworks! Featuring the Bowl Orchestra, dancers,                         located in the inner reserved section behind home
              The Broadway Musical                     and fireworks. Bring a picnic dinner or buy at the                        plate. Suggested: sweater and comfortable walking
 Saturday, August 29, 2009 –(Limited Space) Bowl. Sweaters suggested; seat cushions provided.                                    shoes. Price: $67  Depart: FV 4:00 p.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                                           	

Orchestra-level seats for the matinee performance Price: $72  Depart: FV 5:45 p.m., SBL 6:05,
                                                                                   	
                                                                                                                                 4:20, CON 4:45  Return: 12:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                   	   	

at the Ahmanson Theatre. Eat lunch prior to depar- CON 6:30  Return: 12:30 a.m.    	


ture, or grab a quick bite at the Music Center café                                                                                        SOLVANG DANISH DAYS
prior. Price: $139  Depart: FV 11:15 a.m., SBL
                      	       	                            AROUND THE WORLD…IN A DAY!                                            Saturday, September 19, 2009 –(Limited Space)
11:35, CON 12:00  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                           	      	                      L.A. Tour & Greek Festival With Johnathan                               The annual “Danish Days” is a treasured cel-
                                                                Sunday, September 13, 2009                                       ebration of Solvang’s rich Danish heritage, and
                 Hollywood Bowl                        Our expert L.A. step-on guide, Johnathan, takes                           old-world customs and pageantry. Enjoy Danish
 JOHN WILLIAMS & MUSIC OF MOVIES us on an exciting adventure that will highlight                                                 folk dancing, music, food and entertainment. A
          Saturday, September 5, 2009                  ethnically diverse neighborhoods such as Little                           continental breakfast will be served aboard the
With his memorable scores including Jaws, Raiders Tokyo, Chinatown and Olvera Street. Among                                      motorcoach. Price: $49  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,
                                                                                                                                                                   	       	

of the Lost Ark, Star Wars, ET, and Jurassic Park, the stops, enjoy shopping in Chinese and Greek                                SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                               	   	

John Williams has changed the course of modern- markets. Attend the annual L.A. Greek Festival
day film music. Don’t miss his annual visit to the hosted by St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral.                                     TRAVEL SHOW & PRESENTATIONS
Bowl. Bring a picnic dinner or buy at the Bowl. Fabulous Greek food, pastries, live music, folk                                       Saturday, September 19, 2009  10 a.m.
Sweaters suggested; seat cushions provided. Price: dancing and more! Enjoy lunch on your own at                                        See back page of this catalog for details
$72  Depart: FV 5:45 p.m., SBL 6:00, CON the festival. Price: $59  Depart: FV 8:30 a.m.,
    	       	                                                                                       	           	


6:30  Return: 12:30 a.m.
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L.A. THROUGH THE YEARS                                 OXNARD HERITAGE TOUR                                            Candlelight Pavilion Theatre
With L.A. Guide – Johnathan NEW!                       Heritage Square & Private Homes Tour NEW!                          MAN OF LA MANCHA
Sunday, September 20, 2009                             Sunday, September 27, 2009                             Saturday, October 3, 2009 –(Limited Space)
Our expert L.A. step-on guide, Johnathan, will         Take a walk down memory lane while visiting This show is a play-within-a-play, based on Cer-
lead us on a new tour tracing the history of Los       historic Oxnard, rich in agricultural, historical, vantes’ Don Quixote. It is a poignant story of a
Angeles and visiting some of its most important        and cultural heritage. Visit Heritage Square, dying old man whose impossible dream takes over
historic landmarks. Visit Olvera Street, built in      composed of 11 turn-of-the-century homes and his mind. Select songs include “The Impossible
1781 by 44 settlers and known as the birthplace        buildings including a church. With a costumed Dream” and “Dulcinea.” Includes lunch with
of L.A.. Walk through Union Station, built in          docent, explore the buildings, learn of their history choice of entrée, dessert and champagne. Excel-
1939 and considered the last great railway station     and the families who owned them, and hear the lent stage views from our center booth and table
built in the U.S. Take a ride on the Gold Line,        story of their relocation. Then visit six historic seating. Price: $104  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                       	   	


part of the L.A. Metro. Visit the Heritage Square      private homes and a garden on the one day of the 10:05, CON 10:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                    	      	


Museum, a living history museum reflecting the         year year they’re open to the public. An included
development of Southern California from the            lunch with choice of entrée at a lovely restaurant KELLOGG HOUSE & ARABIAN HORSE SHOW
Civil War to the early 20th-century. Lunch on your     on the Square. Price: $86  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,
                                                                                      	   	                              Sunday, October 4, 2009
own at Philippe’s. Price: $67  Depart: FV 8:45
                                      	       	        SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                              	   	                          A guided tour of the beautiful hilltop Kellogg
a.m., SBL 9:05, CON 9:30  Return: 5:30 p.m.
                                  	       	                                                                  House, constructed in 1926 by W. K. Kellogg,
                                                      NEW! JEWELS OF THE INLAND EMPIRE breakfast cereal magnate and Arabian horse
           SAN DIEGO PATRIOTISM                                               Thursday, October 1, 2009 breeder. Now a part of Pomona College, the estate
        U.S.S. Midway & Harbor Cruise                  Discover the many ‘gems’ that are unique and has undergone a meticulous restoration process to
           Tuesday, September 22, 2009                 special to this area. A guided tour of the Kimberly return the grounds and interior décor of the home
Experience a greater appreciation for naval aviation Crest, a picturesque French chateau-style home to their original character. A mixture of archi-
and service to country while visiting the historic overlooking the San Bernardino Valley. A well pre- tectural styles are graced with beautiful gardens
aircraft carrier, the U.S.S. Midway, now an extraor- served example of the Victorian Era in California. and courtyards. After an included buffet lunch,
dinary naval aviation museum. On a self-paced After the tour, walk in the formal Italian gardens the longstanding tradition of the Kellogg Ara-
audio tour, you’ll marvel at this floating “city at and visit the gift shop. Take a tour of the Lincoln bian Horse Show awaits you! Held in a specially
sea” whose exhibits and real-life displays bring the Memorial Shrine, home of the largest collection designed area with covered stands, this exhibition
magic of naval aviation to life. Lunch on your own of Lincoln artifacts and Civil War material west demonstrates the grace, beauty and intelligence of
on the Midway or at Seaport Village. Next, see of the Mississippi. Also visit the Historical Glass these beautiful animals. Also a stop at the “Farm
San Diego’s skyline from the water on a two-hour Museum – situated in a 1903 Victorian house – it’s Store,” which carries produce grown on campus.
narrated harbor cruise with sites to include the home to 6,000 examples of glass dating from the Price: $72  Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:50,
                                                                                                                       	   	


Coronado Bridge, naval ships, Cabrillo National early 19th-century through the 21st-century. An CON 9:15  Return: 6:00 p.m.
Monument, the nuclear submarine base, North included lunch with choice of entrée with dessert
Island Naval Air Station, and more! Suggested: at a lovely local restaurant. No high-heeled shoes NEW! HORSIN’ AROUND
sunscreen, hat, and a lightweight windbreaker-style permitted in the mansion. Price: $79  FV 7:45    	   	              Tuesday, October 6, 2009
jacket. The boat has shaded areas and a restroom. a.m., SBL 8:05, CON 8:30  Return: 6:00 p.m. The Santa Ynez Valley has long been considered
                                                                                              	   	

Price: $79  Depart: CON 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:25,
          	       	                                                                                          the horse breeder’s Kentucky of the west. Our
FV 8:45, LHS 9:15  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                          	   	                                     MIRA MAR AIR SHOW                        day starts with lunch on your own in Solvang, the
                                                                    Friday, October 2, 2009                  quaint old-world Danish village. First up, it’s the
        A DAY ON CATALINA ISLAND                       Scheduled to perform are the Blue Angels, the Flag Is Up Farms, the internationally renowned
       With Optional Avalon Scenic Tour                Snow Birds, F-14 Tomcat, AV-8 Harrier, F-15 starting point for some of the world’s most suc-
          Saturday, September 26, 2009                 Eagle, and F-16 Fighting Falcon. We have special cessful performance horses and highest earning
Truly a pacific paridise, the charming island village observation-deck seating featuring both covered racehorses! It is also home to Monty Roberts,
of Avalon is nestled in a lush tropical canyon and uncovered areas and unlimited water. Bring a internationally known as “the man who listens
overlooking Catalina’s Avalon Bay. The smooth- sack lunch or buy at the air show concessions. Sug- to horses,” and best known for his non-violent
riding boat trip from Long Beach takes only one gested: hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and seat cushions. training method of “starting” a horse. Then visit
hour each way! Once you get to the Island, you Price: $84  Depart: CON 7:30 a.m., SBL 7:55, the Quicksilver miniature horse ranch. You’ll have
                                                                	   	


are free to explore Avalon at your leisure. Perhaps FV 8:15, LHS 8:45  Return: 7:00 p.m.
                                                                          	   	                              the opportunity to get up-close with these adorable
visit the quaint shops, enjoy lunch, rent a golf cart                                                        animals. Included continental breakfast aboard
or bicycle to explore the Island or take an optional       CALIFORNIA AVOCADO FESTIVAL                       the motorcoach. Suggested: comfortable walking
scenic tour. Discover the enchantment and charm                     With Coastal Train Ride                  shoes. Price: $74  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                       	


of Avalon on an optional 7-mile motorcoach                         Saturday, October 3, 2009                 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                               	   	


journey along the beachfront, up the hillsides Held in Carpinteria, this festival boasts fabulous
and through the heart of this friendly town. See food, terrific music, and lots of avocados! There                         FALL IN SOLVANG
postcard-perfect views and colorful local spots as are three entertainment stages with over 40 acts,                     Tuesday, October 6, 2009
your guide provides interesting Catalina Island 70 arts & crafts vendors, 30 food booths and over Visiting Solvang you enter the “Danish Capital of
highlights and history. Enjoy lunch and shopping 30 commercial vendors. We will motorcoach America”. Quaint old-world architectural styles
on your own in town. Suggested: comfortable to Los Angeles’ historic Union Station to board blend with flower-lined streets to create a very
walking shoes. Price: $94/$108 with included our Amtrak train for a journey along the coast to walkable village. Enjoy a lovely day of browsing
scenic tour  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, Santa Barbara (we will motorcoach home). Enjoy this quaint town at your leisure, with lunch on
                      	


CON 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
              	       	                                lunch on your own at the festival. Price: $72  your own. Included continental breakfast aboard
                                                                                                                  	


                                                       Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  the motorcoach. Price: $49  Depart FV 8:00
                                                                                                              	   	                                	       	


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        MALOOF HOME & GARDENS                                       SCOTTISH HIGHLAND GAMES                                        HOLLYHOCK HOUSE
     Planes of Fames Tour & Basque Lunch                                Saturday, October 10, 2009                              With L.A. Architectural Tour
          Wednesday, October 7, 2009                          Down the centuries, the men of Scottish villages                   Tuesday, October 13, 2009
A docent-led tour of this arts & crafts-style home            gathered once a year and passed the day exercis-         Take a guided tour of the Hollyhock House, a
in Alta Loma, which along with its furnishings,               ing their strength in athletic competition and           Mayan-inspired masterpiece and one of Frank
is the legacy of master woodworker Sam Maloof.                playing traditional music. Join us as we venture         Lloyd Wright’s most significant Los Angeles build-
The furniture workshop on the grounds is still an             to the Seaside Highland Games at the Ventura             ings. Also, a local step-on guide who specializes
active woodworking business. Enjoy a stroll in the            Fairground’s Seaside Park to experience the life         in the history and architecture of this area will
delightful blooming gardens. Next, we head to                 of a Scot in ancient times. Thrill to the sounds         board our coach and lead us on a driving tour
the Planes of Fames Air Museum in Chino. Take                 of bagpipes, drums and traditional bands and             highlighting the mansions of Hancock Park and
a docent-led tour of this spectacular museum that             dancing. See athletic events, demonstrations and         the impressive buildings on the Miracle Mile.
is dedicated to the preservation, perpetuation and            enjoy ‘pub grub’ sampling. Enjoy the festival, and       Lunch on your own at The Grove or Farmer’s
exhibition of historical aircraft, and to the men and         lunch on your own, at your leisure. Price: $59  	   	   Market, celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2009.
women who devoted their lives to flight. For lunch            Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45        	   	   Price: $66  Depart: FV 8:15 a.m., SBL 8:35,
                                                                                                                                 	           	


you’re in for a real treat with an included delicious         Return: 6:30 p.m.                                        CON 9:00  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                     	       	


family-style lunch with lamb, chicken, soup salad
and more at our favorite Basque restaurant in                    ANTIQUE SHOPPING IN VENTURA                              SAN DIEGO TRAIN & TROLLEY
Chino. Price: $79  Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL
                       	       	                                        Saturday, October 10, 2009                            Thursday, October 15, 2009
8:50, CON 9:15  Return: 5:30 p.m.
                   	       	                                  Ventura’s beautiful and historic downtown area       We start the day by motorcoaching to San Juan
                                                              has been revitalized, and is thriving with antique   Capistrano to board the Amtrak train for a scenic
                BARONA CASINO                                 shops, art galleries, book stores, coffee houses,    ride along the beautiful coast to San Diego. Next,
            Thursday, October 8, 2009                         boutiques, and a wide variety of restaurants that    enjoy lunch and time at your leisure in historic Old
           Wednesday, March 31, 2010                          are all within walking distance of each other.       Town San Diego. Then hop aboard an open trol-
At Barona you’ll find 2,000 of the latest Vegas-              Enjoy a pleasant day browsing at your leisure, and   ley for an entertaining and educational experience!
style slots, video Poker and Keno machines, 70                lunch on your own. You may also want to visit        While your conductor provides colorful anecdotes,
Vegas-style gaming tables, a Poker Room and off-              the beautiful San Buenaventura Mission and the       humorous stories and historical information,
track betting. We stay 5 hours on property and                Ventura Museum of History & Art – both within        you’ll see the famous sites of “America’s Favorite
play bingo on the coach! With Good Times Travel               walking distance. Price: $49  Depart: FV 8:00
                                                                                               	       	           City” on this two-hour narrated tour. Re-live
every 7th casino tour you take is free (ask for details).     a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                           	       	               San Diego’s early history in Old Town and see
Required: bring your ‘Club Barona’ card or valid                                                                   the city’s best landmarks, including the Gaslamp
picture identification to register for one upon arrival.                      SAN DIEGO ZOO                        Quarter, Balboa Park, the Hotel Del Coronado,
Price: $20 (with buffet discount from Barona upon                         Sunday, October 11, 2009                 the Coronado Bridge, the Star of India, and much
arrival)  Depart: CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV                Known for its innovative and natural exhibits, more! We will motorcoach home from San Diego.
8:20, LHS 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                       	                                      the San Diego Zoo has some of the world’s rarest Price: $89  Depart: CON 7:30 a.m., SBL 7:55,
                                                                                                                                 	       	


                                                              wildlife. Enjoy the Zoo at your leisure. You will FV 8:15, LHS 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.    	       	


         NOSTALGIC HOLLYWOOD                                  have tickets for the guided bus tour that highlights
           The New Madame Tussaud’s                           the main areas of the park, the Express Bus that           FROM THE COAST TO THE VALLEYS
                                           NEW!
         With L.A. Guide – Johnathan                          allows you to hop on and off at five different stops                       Featuring Ojai Day Festival
           Thursday, October 8, 2009                          throughout the Zoo, and a ticket for an aerial NEW! With Geographer Guide – Dennis Napier
Lights…camera…action! Today, our expert L.A.                  tram ride that allows you to look down upon the                           Saturday, October 17, 2009
step-on guide, Johnathan, will share interesting              beautiful grounds. Lunch on your own at the Zoo. Get away for the day and get-behind-the-scenes
history, wonderful stories, and local anecdotes               Suggested: comfortable walking shoes. Price: $79  on the Malibu coast and discover a bit of old
                                                                                                               	   	


on a driving tour of Hollywood and a visit to                 Depart: CON 9:00 a.m., SBL 9:25, FV 9:45, LHS California in the valleys of Ventura County. This
the new Madame Tussaud’s Museum. The newly                    10:15  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                    	   	                                          new adventure, led by Dennis Napier, a former
opened wax museum, located next to Mann’s                                                                          geography professor at Long Beach City College
Chinese Theatre, offers the chance to experience                      SAN DIEGO’S BALBOA PARK                      will highlight Dennis’ ability to share so many
the real glamour and elegance of Hollywood as                             Sunday, October 11, 2009                 new and surprising things about places you may
you immerse yourself in its history and culture and           San Diego’s beautiful Balboa Park is a special have already been or explain things you’ve never
“meet” the famous and infamous on film sets, from             place where you can experience natural beauty, understood. Dennis will show you and share with
the silver screen stars of the golden era through             wonderful art and culture, and stunning Span- you so much about geography and geology of the
today’s contemporary stars and moviemakers.                   ish Revival architecture. Enjoy a leisurely day beautiful Malibu coast, land use history of the
Cruise through Hollywood with Johnathan and                   exploring the Park at your leisure – you may want Oxnard Plain and the Santa Clara Valley. Spend
see the historic Cinerama Dome, Mann’s Chinese                to stroll through the lovely gardens, visit one of the afternoon in Ojai, known as the Shangri-La
Theatre, Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and much                 several museum, see an IMAX movie and enjoy of Southern California. This quaint town full of
more. Act like a tourist and put your hands and               the Spreckle’s Organ Concert. Lunch on your lovely shops and galleries will also be hosting its
feet in the imprints of the stars in the courtyard            own at one of the Balboa Park eateries. Price: $49 annual Ojai Day Festival – a lovely fall celebration
                                                                                                                   	

of Mann’s Theatre. Lunch on your own at one                    Depart: CON 9:00 a.m., SBL 9:25, FV 9:45, of this town’s unique heritage featuring art, food,
                                                               	

of the eateries at Hollywood and Highland. Our                LHS 10:15  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                            	   	                                  spiritual incantations, multi-ethnic celebrations
travelers are always amazed at the amount of                                                                       and good old fashion fun. Lunch on your own
knowledge and appreciation for Los Angeles that                   TRAVEL SHOW & PRESENTATIONS                      in Ojai. Price: $59  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                                     	       	

they gain from Johnathan’s tours. Price: $69         	   	
                                                                   Monday, October 12, 2009  10 a.m.              8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                 	   	


Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:50, CON 9:15             	   	
                                                                   See back page of this catalog for details
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             Welk Resort Theatre                                SAN ANDREAS FAULT TOUR                                 OAK GLEN BBQ HOEDOWN
         THE ANDREWS BROTHERS                            With Geologist Guide – Dr. Howard Shifflett                     Thursday, October 29, 2009
             With Included Lunch                                  Saturday, October 24, 2009                   Fall is the perfect time of year to visit the Los
     Sunday, October 18, 2009 –(Matinee)                Follow the San Andreas Fault on a fascinating          Rios Rancho, an historic apple orchard in the
Okay…you’re in the South Pacific during WWII,           driving tour in the San Bernardino area, led by Dr.    heart of apple country. Enjoy the scenic beauty
anxiously awaiting the USO show. On the bill are        Howard Shifflett, a former professor and expert on     and breathe in the crisp, clean mountain air while
the Andrews Sisters and a pin-up girl a la Betty        geology and geography. Howard will show you            enjoying your country meal at the oldest and larg-
Grable. Trouble ensues and…let’s just say that you      and share with you so much about fault activity,       est ranch in Oak Glen (elevation 5,000 ft.). Your
should be prepared for plenty of Lucille Ball she-      local geography and geology it will be a truly         down-home meal includes your choice of barbe-
nanigans, some boogie-woogies antics and goofy          unique and educational experience! An included         cued tri tip or chicken, baked beans, homemade
hijinks reminiscent of the Bing Crosby and Bob          picnic lunch. Price: $64  Depart: FV 7:45 a.m.,
                                                                                          	   	                red potato salad, biscuit, and apple pie! Enjoy the
Hope road movies. Then, slap some brassy big            SBL 8:05, CON 8:30  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                      	   	                    sounds of Riley’s Mountaineers as they sing some
band music onto the slapstick and you’ll be ready                                                              of the old favorites. Farm activities include cider
for The Andrews Brothers. Travel down memory                    FILLMORE PUMPKIN TRAIN                         pressing on the 1932 cider press, packing apples
lane while you “Ac-cen-tahu-ate the Positive!”                       With Included Lunch                       in the 1906 barn, taking a stroll through the apple
                                                                                                  NEW!
Enjoy an included buffet lunch preceding the                      Saturday, October 24, 2009                   orchards and a chance to purchase apple pie and
show at the Welk Resort in Escondido. Price:            Sit back and enjoy a wonderful two-hour scenic         other goodies! Time to browse the quaint town
$99  CON 9:00 a.m., SBL 9:25, FV 9:45, LHS
    	   	                                               train ride aboard a vintage rail car as you travel     of Oak Glen. Price: $72  Depart: FV 9:15 a.m.,
                                                                                                                                           	       	


10:15  Return: 6:30 p.m.
        	   	                                           through the Heritage Valley of Ventura County          SBL 9:35, CON 10:00  Return: 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                       	       	


                                                        where the beautiful mountains and fruit blossoms
                 FALL IN JULIAN                         delight your senses. Travel to a private pumpkin             SANTA BARBARA SHOPPING
          Thursday, October 22, 2009                    patch where you can pick out the perfect jack-o-                Sunday, November 1, 2009
There’s nothing better than Fall with crisp color-      lantern. Enjoy the activities and attractions at the Get away for the day and be transported to the
ful foliage and succulent apples, and there’s no        pumpkin patch, including arts & crafts and an        Mediterranean as you explore and shop ‘til you
better place than Julian to get those fresh apples      included lunch featuring a barbecue tri-tip sand-    drop in Santa Barbara…America’s Riviera. This
and apple pie. This early 1900’s mining town            wich. A visit to the Ventura Harbor for browsing     beach town offers fabulous shopping and sights at
is a mountain-high retreat (elevation 4,200 ft.)        on the way home. Price: $79  Depart: FV 8:00 	   	  a relaxed pace. Lunch and ample time at your lei-
known for its clean air, quaint shopping, home-         a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                  	   	      sure in downtown Santa Barbara along State Street
town restaurant, homemade apple pie and cider,                                                               and Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara’s Mediterranean-
art shows, free entertainment, and a local winery.       NEW!        HAUNTED SAN DIEGO                       style shopping district. Take the local trolley to
Enjoy time at your leisure to shop and have lunch                    Sunday, October 25, 2009                the beach for the weekly art exhibit. Explore, relax
on your own in this quaint town. We’ll also             Get in the Halloween spirit as we head to San and enjoy yourself at your leisure. Price: $49          	   	


stop at the famous Dudley’s Bakery! Also see our        Diego to embark on a “fright-seeing” tour to Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45                 	   	


Spring in Julian tour being offered on May 6 – tour     discover fascinating historic sites. After enjoying Return: 8:30 p.m.
description listed on page 24. Price: $49  Depart:
                                            	           an early dinner on your own in historic Old
CON 7:45 a.m., SBL 8:10, FV 8:30, LHS 9:00              Town, our storyteller will board the coach and                SIT TOWARDS THE FRONT
 Return: 7:00 p.m.                                     take us on a ghostly encounter with the perfect Motorcoach seats and theatre seats are assigned
                                                        blend of suspenseful haunted tales, rich San Diego front-to-back based on the order in which our
      SANTA ANITA RACES & LUNCH                         history, and spooky fun…sure to ‘raise your office receives payment for a tour.
          Thursday, October 22, 2009                    spirits’. See the haunted Victorian mansion of
           Thursday, March 11, 2010                     Villa Montezuma, the U.S. Grant Hotel, and pay                       Circle Bar B Ranch
Join us for a day of thoroughbred horse racing at       visits to the Hotel Del Coronado, Whaley House                      IT HAD TO BE YOU
one of America’s most celebrated sporting land-         and the William Heath Davis House. Suggested:             Sunday, November 1, 2009 –(Matinee)
marks: Southern California’s world-famous Santa         comfortable walking shoes and warm clothing. Price: See live theatre in a rustic, dude-ranch setting in
Anita Park – “The Great Race Place.” Santa Anita        $69  Depart: CON 11:45 a.m., SBL 12:10, FV Refugio Canyon, north of Santa Barbara. This
                                                              	


racetrack is known for offering some of the most        12:30, LHS 1:00  Return: 10:30 p.m.
                                                                                  	
                                                                                                             very funny unromantic comedy was written by
prominent racing events in the United States and                                                             Renne Taylor and Joseph Bologne and is inspired
is considered the best in wintertime horse racing                VIEJAS CASINO & OUTLETS                     by anecdotes of how Taylor and Bologna met.
around the world. Upon arrival, we’ll enjoy a                         Wednesday, October 28                  The play originally premiered on Broadway and
waiter-served luncheon, followed by exciting                         Saturday, January 9, 2010               was recognized as then as it is now as sweet, funny
Thoroughbred horse racing. Enjoy clubhouse                            Tuesday, March 9, 2010                 and sassy! Enjoy an included down-home-style
loge seating with a great view of the races, a race     Come try your luck on the latest Vegas-style slots barbecue brunch complete with all the fixins’ and
program, and a professional handicapper to go           and table games including Blackjack, Poker, Pai dessert, prior. Price: $85  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,
                                                                                                                                           	       	

over the day’s races. We will stay for all the races.   Gow and Baccarat. If bingo is your game, you’ll SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 8:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                           	

Price: $62  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05,
                	   	                                   arrive in time for the 11 a.m. matinee We stay 5
CON 10:30  Return: 6:45 p.m.
                    	   	                               hours on property and play bingo on the coach!              J.P.L.’S DEEP SPACE COMPLEX
                                                        With Good Times Travel every 7th casino tour you        Tuesday, November 3, 2009 –(Waitlisted)
   TRAVEL SHOW & PRESENTATIONS                          take is free (ask for details). Required: bring your              Tuesday, March 2, 2010
    Friday, October 23, 2009  10 a.m.                  Viejas ‘V Club’ card or valid picture identification See tour description under available date of March 2
   See back page of this catalog for details            to register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with (page 20). Photo identification required; non-U.S.
                                                        casino & shopping discounts from Viejas upon citizens must have proper documentation. Price: $75
                                                        arrival)  Depart: CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV  Depart: FV 6:30 a.m., SBL 6:50, CON 7:15 
                                                                  	   	
                                                                                                                	                                                  	

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                                                                                                             Return: 7:30 p.m.
           GRIFFITH OBSERVATORY                                         Glendale Centre Theatre                                     Palm Springs Follies
              + San Antonio Winery                                       WAIT UNTIL DARK                                    LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL
          Wednesday, November 4, 2009                              With Tam O’ Shanter Inn Lunch                                   Starring Susan Anton
             Wednesday, March 3, 2010                      Saturday, November 7, 2009 –(Limited Space)                 Saturday, November 14, 2009 –(Matinee)
This beloved L.A. landmark has recently re-opened          Audrey Hepburn starred in the hit 1967 film of             Wednesday, December 2, 2009 –(Matinee)
after a $93 million renovation and expansion.              the same name, and this stage version promises to           Saturday, December 12, 2009 –(Matinee)
Explore at your leisure the many magnificent               be equally suspenseful and thrilling! When you           For their 19th season the Fabulous Palm Springs
astronomy exhibits with time to see a wonder-              see a show at the Glendale Centre Theatre, you           Follies is celebrating happy days with a show enti-
ful, free film about the Observatory’s history and         really see the show; up close and personal. The          tled Let the Good Times Roll! They’ll bring back
renovation renewal process. The Observatory                intimate, arena-style setting of the theatre literally   the greatest good-time music of the ‘40s, ‘50s and
also offers a nice café and gift shop. There is an         wraps you in the experience, making you part of          ‘60s including Big Band and Swing to Doo-Wop,
optional Planetarium show for which you may                the action. Prior to the show, an included lunch         Motown and Pop. The Fabulous Palm Springs
purchase tickets ($5 seniors/$7 adults) once you           with choice of entrée and dessert at the historic        Follies is a world-class vaudeville extravaganza,
arrive at the Observatory, but space is subject to         Tam O’Shanter Inn, a charming replica of a cozy          in the spirit of the 20’s, 30’s, and 40’s, but with
availability. Prior to arriving at the Observatory,        Scottish Inn owned by the Lawry’s family. Price:         one astounding difference – every member of the
enjoy lunch on your own at the famed San Anto-             $89  Depart: FV 10:45 a.m., SBL 11:05, CON
                                                               	   	                                                cast is 56-86 years young! Their legendary line
nio Winery – the only winery in downtown L.A.              11:30  Return: 6:45 p.m.
                                                                       	   	                                        of ‘long-legged lovelies’ has become an audience
Price: $49  Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., SBL 9:35,                                                                        favorite and a Follies trademark. The spectacular
CON 10:00  Return: 7:00 p.m.                                   RELIGIOUS HERITAGE IN L.A.                          19th season holiday show will include their spec-
                                                        NEW! With L.A. Guide- Johnathan                             tacular holiday production number and stars
                 Goodwill Industries                              Thursday, November 12, 2009                       Susan Anton (November/December dates only).
 VINTAGE WRAPSODY SHOW & LUNCH Los Angeles is known for its many cultures and this                                  Susan gained national attention as the “Muriel
           Thursday, November 5, 2009                    carries over to the many religions that are practiced      Cigar Girl.” Soon thereafter, she was starring on
Vintage Wrapsody productions are both fashion here. Our expert L.A. guide, Johnathan will come                      Broadway and appeared in countless television
shows and theatrical performances rolled into one, aboard and take us on a pilgrimage to a variety of               shows and films, headlined in Las Vegas and now
and are performed in the auditorium of L.A.’s historic and unique religious institutions. Visit the                 returns to the stage of the Follies for an encore
main Goodwill facility. They feature outstand- new Foursquare Heritage Center built to honor                        engagement. Before the show, enjoy an optional
ing museum-quality vintage ensembles that have and accurately portray the remarkable life and                       lunch at the Spa Casino buffet, or lunch on your
been donated to Goodwill over many decades with ministry of Aimee Semple McPherson, the world                       own in downtown Palm Springs. Stage-floor seat-
piano accompanimentand a live commentator famous evangelist and founder of the Foursquare                           ing at the Plaza Theatre. Price: $97/$112 with
who narrates a story and describes the clothing. Church. Visit the First Congregational Church,                     included lunch  Depart: LHS (LHS departure on
                                                                                                                                                 	   	


Prior to the show, enjoy a guided facilities tour. founded in 1867 and the oldest Protestant Church                 December 12 only) 7:30 a.m., FV 8:00, SBL 8:20,
In addition, enjoy a sumptuous buffet luncheon in continuous service in Los Angeles. Visit the                      CON 8:45  Return: 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                         	   	


including dessert. Proceeds from the cost of this very modern St. Basil’s Catholic Church and a
show and lunch go toward the services offered by Buddhist Temple and more. Lunch on your own                                         MARY POPPINS
Goodwill. Price: $79  Depart: FV 8:45 a.m., SBL at the historic Clifton’s Cafeteria. Our travelers are
                          	   	                                                                                                   The Broadway Musical
9:05, CON 9:30  Return: 4:00 p.m.
                  	   	                                  always amazed at the amount of knowledge and                  Saturday, November 14, 2009 –(Matinee)
                                                         appreciation for Los Angeles that they gain from           Believe in the magic of Disney’s newest hit land-
                TEA & TREASURES                          Johnathan’s tours. Price: $65  Depart: FV 9:00
                                                                                             	   	                  ing in Los Angeles straight from Broadway. The
  The Nethercutt Collection & Tea Luncheon a.m., SBL 9:20, CON 9:45  Return: 6:00 p.m.  	   	                      original Broadway stars are scheduled to reprise
            Saturday, November 7, 2009                                                                              their roles in this stage production based on P.L.
A spectacular day featuring beautiful treasures and           RESERVE YOUR TOURS ON-LINE                            Travers’ cherished stories and the classic 1964
a lavish tea. A docent-guided tour of this world-          Reserve your space at www.goodtimestravel.               Walt Disney film, Mary Poppins promises to lift
renowned “treasure house of beauty,” a collection and get a confirmation of all your bookings.                      your spirits to new heights. This perfectly magical
that is a result of J.B. Nethercutt and his wife’s love                                                             musical, filled with priceless memories, timeless
of beauty. The couple shared the philosophy that                        PILGRIM FESTIVAL                            songs (“Chim Chim Cher-ee,” “Let’s Go Fly a
“beauty should be preserved, enjoyed and shared                         With Included Lunch                         Kite,” “Supercalifragilisticexpialadocious”) and
with the public.” As owners of Merle Norman                            & Graber Olive House                         more than just a spoonful of Disney stagecraft.
cosmetics, they were able to make their dream                       Friday, November 13, 2009                       Orchestra-level seats at the Ahmanson Theatre.
come true. Among the treasures are some of the For over 50 years, this unique festival at Pilgrim                   Eat lunch prior to departure, or grab a quick bite
world’s most outstanding collections of beauti- Place in Claremont has featured its multi-faceted                   at the Music Center café before the show. Price:
fully restored antique, classic, and special interest bazaar and craft fair, tours of the winding streets           $135  FV 11:15 a.m., SBL 11:35, CON 12:00
                                                                                                                         	       	                                      	


automobiles – displayed in an opulent re-creation in a motorized Mayflower, an authentic outdoor                     Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                     	


of an automotive Grand Salon of the 20’s and 30’s. drama: The Pilgrim Story, exhibits of folk and
One of the most unique aspects of the collection fine art from around the world, and an included                                       SHAMBALA
is the Mechanical Musical Instrument Collection lunch, with chicken, apple pie and all the fixins’.                   Sunday, November 15, 2009 –(Waitlisted)
– ranging from tiny musical pocket watches to A wonderful way to start the holiday season. Next,                                       March, 2010
the mighty Wurlitzer theatre pipe organ. Prior, we’ll visit the home of the world-famous Graber                     Contact our office to be placed on a priority notifi-
enjoy a delicious tea at our favorite tea room Olives, since 1894. The place will be hoppin’ as                     cation list for a March, 2010 date. Suggested: hat,
in Pasadena that is plentiful enough for lunch. we will be visiting during the height of the olive                  walking shoes, and a sack lunch or buy one from the
Nethercutt dress code: no jeans or shorts. Price: $69 harvest. Time to browse their wonderful shop.                 food cart. Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., SBL 9:35, CON
 Depart: FV 9:00 a.m., SBL 9:20, CON 9:45  Price: $59  Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., SBL 9:35,
 	                                                 	   	                       	                                    10:00  Return: 5:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                             	       	


Return: 6:00 p.m.                                        CON 10:00  Return: 5:30 p.m.
                                                                                   	
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         O.C.’S HIDDEN TREASURES                                       Lawry’s Prime Rib                               SOLVANG DANISH CHRISTMAS
Madame Modjeska’s Home & Tucker Wildlife                          THANKSGIVING BRUNCH                                      Saturday, December 5, 2009
               With Picnic Lunch                                  Thursday, November 26, 2009                    Solvang is a page from Hans Christian Andersen –
          Tuesday, November 17, 2009                    You’ll know the moment you arrive – Lawry’s              complete with all the sights, sounds and delicious
Today we’ll take in some of Orange County’s             The Prime Rib is an extraordinary restaurant in          food aromas of a true Danish village. Delight in
most beautiful sites as we explore California’s early   Beverly Hills. This is a place of grand style, where     the traditional architecture, windmills, gaslights
history entrenched in the Santa Ana Mountains.          classic elegance and luxurious comfort make you          and cobblestone walks, all beautifully decorated
Enjoy a guided walking tour of Madame Modjes-           feel like an honored guest. Here you’ll find the         for Christmas. Find everything from hand-crafted
ka’s home and grounds. Modjeska Canyon shel-            award-winning food and exceptional service that          furniture to fresh baked bread. During the annual
ters the nearly hidden house of Poland’s greatest       has made Lawry’s a dining legend. Your choice of         Danish Christmas Days, the town is filled with
actress and much-loved pioneer resident of Orange       prime rib or roast turkey comes with all the trim-       singers, dancers, storytellers, and crafts. Enjoy
County – Helena Modjeska. Next, enjoy some              mings, and pumpkin pie. Following, we’ll take a          the day, and lunch on your own, at your leisure.
time in the beautiful natural setting of the Tucker     drive to the ocean and a walk on the pier in Santa       A continental breakfast will be served aboard the
Wildlife Sanctuary & Nature Center. Park rang-          Monica. Price: $99  Depart: FV 10:45 a.m., SBL
                                                                            	       	                            motorcoach. Price: $49  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,
ers will give us an orientation to this area, along     11:05, CON 11:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                                	       	                        SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                         	   	


with an opportunity to do some bird-watching.
Included picnic lunch. There is considerable walk-               PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES                                         Lawrence Welk Theatre
ing and standing on this tour and appropriate shoes     Wednesday, December 2, 2009 –(Matinee)                      A CHRISTMAS CAROL: THE MUSICAL
should be worn. Price: $59  Depart: CON 8:15
                               	   	                     Saturday, November 14, 2009 –(Matinee)                                With Included Lunch
a.m., SBL 8:40, FV 9:00  Return: 4:00 p.m.
                           	   	                         Saturday, December 12, 2009 –(Matinee)                      Sunday, December 6, 2009 –(Matinee)
                                                      See tour and show description under November 14            Yuletide cheer fills the air with this special holiday
        J.P.L.’S DEEP SPACE COMPLEX                   (page 15). Price: $97/$112 with included lunch    	   	   production created expressly for the Welk Resort.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 –(Waitlisted) Depart: FV 8:00, SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return:         	   	           Christmas has always been a special time for the
              Tuesday, March 2, 2010                  7:30 p.m.                                                  Welk family on TV, and the tradition is continued
See tour description under available date of March 2                                                             on their stage. Talented artists ring in the holiday
(page 20). Photo identification required; non-U.S.                    Colors of Broadway                         season with sterling song and dance performances
citizens must have proper documentation. Price: $75            HOLIDAY CANTEEN SHOW                              capturing all the warmth the season has to offer.
 Depart: FV 6:30 a.m., SBL 6:50, CON 7:15 
 	                                                  	                With Included Lunch                         The brittle cold of a London Winter seems far
Return: 7:30 p.m.                                         Thursday, December 3, 2009 –(Matinee)                  removed from the glorious sunshine of Southern
                                                      Take a trip down memory lane to a Canteen Show             California, but Welk plans to “Welkome” its full
                   PALA CASINO                        saluting Bob Hope, the Andrews Sisters and all             fury onstage for the Charles Dickens’ classic – A
          Thursday, November 19, 2009                 your favorite holiday songs and carols. Enjoy              Christmas Carol: The Musical. The large cast will
            Tuesday, February 16, 2010                all the fun sing-alongs to put you in the holiday          embrace Victorian splendor while reenacting the
             Thursday, April 22, 2010                 spirit. Six performers, all of whom work regularly         timeless story. The emotional sentiments promise
This exciting casino near Temecula features 2,300 at professional theaters throughout Southern                   to be heightened by the attractive melodies of Alan
state-of-the-art slot machines, 87 Vegas-style table California, will be your entertainers for the after-        Menken, composer of such cherished family musi-
games, eight great restaurants and two lounges noon. An included lunch with wine and dessert.                    cals as Beauty and the Beast and Little Mermaid.
with live entertainment daily. We stay 5 hours Presented in a beautiful ballroom overlooking a                   An included buffet lunch at the Welk Resort in
on property and play bingo on the coach! With lake and golf course in Alhambra. Price: $98              	   	   Escondido. Price: $112  CON 9:00 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                             	   	


Good Times Travel every 7th casino tour you take Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05, CON 10:30                  	   9:25, FV 9:45, LHS 10:15  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                     	   	


is free (ask for details). Required: bring your Pala  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                         	


‘Privileges’ card or valid picture identification to                                                                             REAGAN LIBRARY
register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with $5                  Glendale Centre Theatre                        Featuring Christmas Exhibit + BBQ Lunch
of “added play” from Pala upon arrival)  Depart:
                                             	                      A CHRISTMAS CAROL                                       Monday, December 7, 2009
CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV 8:20, LHS 8:45                    With Tam O’ Shanter Inn Lunch                      You are cordially invited to a memorable day at the
 Return: 6:30 p.m.
 	                                                        Saturday, December 5, 2009 –(Matinee)                  Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum.
                                                      A Christmas Carol retains its emotional power and          Upon arrival, enjoy a delicious barbeque buffet
               Attention Red Hatters!                 pure joy, thanks to the marvelously-told story and         lunch of beef sirloin, apricot glaze chicken and
     BOUTIQUE & OUTLET SHOPPING                       the incredible score filled with beautiful melodies        all the fixins’. Following, enjoy a docent guided
        With Deli Lunch & Fashion Show                and emotional lyrics. Charles Dicken’s holiday             tour of the museum to revisit the 1980s and the
            Sunday, November 22, 2009                 classic gets the full Broadway treatment presented         world that Reagan shaped during his eight years
This clothing boutique in Banning has lovely by the Glendale Center Theatre – the longest                        in the White House. Learn about events that
casual and dressy clothing, as well as an entire shop continuously-running “centre staged” theatre in            molded his character, visit an exact replica of the
dedicated to the red and purple clothing worn by the country. When you see a show here, you                      Oval Office as it was during his administration,
the ‘Red Hat’ ladies. Lots of great accessories too! really see the show; up close and personal. The             and visit Reagan’s final resting place. On display
The boutique will host a deli-style buffet lunch, intimate, arena-style setting of the theatre literally         is the special annual exhibit, Christmas Around the
fashion show and offer shopping specials. Time wraps you in the experience, making you part of                   World. A highlight of your day will be walking
for some bargain shopping at the Cabazon Out- the action. Prior to the show, an included lunch                   through Air Force One, the airplane that served
lets before heading home. Price: $46  Depart: with choice of entrée and dessert at the historic
                                         	   	                                                                   Reagan throughout his presidency. See an alter-
FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: Tam O’Shanter Inn, a charming replica of a cozy
                                         	   	                                                                   native Reagan Library tour offered on February 3
6:30 p.m.                                             Scottish Inn owned by the Lawry’s family. Price:           – tour description listed on page 19. Price: $85  	   	

                                                      $89  Depart: FV 10:45 a.m., SBL 11:05, CON
                                                             	   	                                               Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., SBL 9:35, CON 10:00         	   	


 16 | www.goodtimestravel.com                         11:30  Return: 6:45 p.m.
                                                                 	   	                                           Return: 6:00 p.m.
           VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS                                     PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES                                     Huntington Harbor
       Banning Mansion & Lighthouses                       Saturday, December 12, 2009 –(Matinee)                   HOLIDAY CRUISE OF LIGHTS
            With Included Pub Lunch                        Saturday, November 14, 2009 –(Matinee)                      Tuesday, December 15, 2009
           Tuesday, December 8, 2009                       Wednesday, December 2, 2009 –(Matinee)            Enjoy breathtaking displays, colored lights and
On this popular holiday journey we’ll hug the            See tour and show description under November 14     animated displays as we cruise past the beauti-
coast and take a page from A Christmas Carol as          (page 15). Price: $97/$112 with included lunch  	   fully decorated canal-front homes of Huntington
we explore Victorian highlights of the Palos Verdes       Depart: LHS (LHS departure on December 12
                                                          	                                                  Harbor. See everything from elaborate annual
Peninsula. A docent-guided tour of the grand 19th-       only) 7:30 a.m., FV 8:00, SBL 8:20, CON 8:45    	   displays to the “new kid on the block”. An optional
century Greek Revival Banning Mansion – known             Return: 7:30 p.m.
                                                          	                                                  dinner with choice of entrée and dessert at Bubba
as the “Finest House on the Harbor.” The Man-                                                                Gump’s located at The Pike in Long Beach, or
sion and its Victorian decorative arts and furnish-       Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theatre                dinner on your own at The Pike’s eateries. Our
ings will be decorated for a Christmas. You’ll enjoy   WONDERFUL WORLD OF CHRISTMAS                          boat is enclosed, but dress warmly. Price: $55/$78
taking a step back in time, letting your imagina-           With Included Champagne Lunch                    with included dinner  Depart: FV 3:30 p.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                      	   	


tion take flight and experiencing life as it was 100    Saturday, December 12, 2009 –(Matinee)               3:50, CON 4:15  Return: 9:15 p.m.
                                                                                                                              	   	


years ago. See Point Vicente Lighthouse, long           Saturday, December 19, 2009 –(Matinee)
known as one of Palos Verdes Peninsula’s scenic      Join the Candlelight Pavilion family and St.                     SAN DIEGO SPECTACULAR
delights. Tour the Point Fermin Lighthouse, a        Nicholas, too, for a new Christmas show filled                  Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Victorian-style structure that has breathtaking      with warm wishes and a few surprises. Whether           One of our most popular holiday excursions! First,
views. An included lunch at a favorite English       its music, dancing, laughter or a heart-warming         we motorcoach to San Juan Capistrano where we
pub restaurant, with choice of entrée and English    story that you’re after, this is truly a wonderful      board our Amtrak train for a coastal train ride to
Trifle. Price: $69  Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL
                      	       	                      holiday treat! This award-winning dinner theatre        San Diego. Next, enjoy a narrated driving tour
8:50, CON 9:15  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                  	       	                          in Claremont features a formal wait staff, fine         of Coronado Island with a local expert guide,
                                                     food, and high-caliber theatrical performances.         including a visit to the Hotel Del Coronado to see
              PECHANGA CASINO                        An included lunch with choice of entrée, dessert        its beautiful holiday decorations and Christmas
          Wednesday, December 9, 2009                and champagne. Excellent stage views from our           tree. An optional lunch at the Harbor Restaurant
Designed with player comfort in mind, this center booth and table seating. Price: $110              	   	   with choice of entree, or lunch on your own in
exciting casino near Temecula is equipped with Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05, CON 10:30                	   Seaport Village. On our way home, we’ll drive
a state-of-the-art air filtration system and offers  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                          	                                                  through the amazing holiday light displays at the
extensive non-smoking areas. The casino features                                                             Del Mar Racetrack – the largest holiday lights
2,000 state-of-the art slot and video machines and                 Disney Concert Hall                       display in the West! We will motorcoach home.
over 160 table games including Blackjack, 3-Card         L.A. MASTER CHORALE’S REJOICE!                      Price: $73/$99 with included lunch  Depart:
                                                                                                                                                    	   	


Poker, Pai Gow, Mini Baccarat, and Pechanga                    Sunday, December 13, 2009                     CON 7:30 a.m., SBL 7:55, FV 8:15, LHS 8:45        	


Craps. This four-diamond resort also features Hear holiday classics sung by the Master Chorale!               Return: 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                              	


eight great places to eat including four gourmet Rejoice! is their annual classic Christmas concert,
restaurants, a buffet and a food court. We stay 5 featuring holiday repertoires – inspired by soaring
                                                                                                                   MORE TOURS ARE COMING...
hours on property and play bingo on the coach! abbeys and cathedrals of Europe to intimate village
                                                                                                              We are always adding new tours to our sched-
With Good Times Travel every 7th casino tour you festivals of Argentina – and all your favorite carols.
                                                                                                              ule. Find out about these before our next
take is free (ask for details). Required: bring your Hear Charpentier’s “Midnight Mass for Christmas
                                                                                                              catalog. New tours are announced first at our
Pechanga ‘Club’ card or valid picture identification Eve,” a charming French Baroque Christmas work.
                                                                                                              Travel Shows and in our E-mailer and then
to register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with Fall in love with Ramirez’s “Navidad Nuestra.”
                                                                                                              on our website and in our “News & Update”
$10 “added play” from Pechanga upon arrival)  Vaughn Williams’ rich and stunning “Fantasia
                                                                                                              (available on the coaches and in our office).
                                                     	


Depart: CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV 8:20, LHS on Christmas Carols” heralds the season. A short
8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
    	   	                                            time for an early dinner on your own at Philippe’s
                                                     or Olvera Street, prior. Front terrace seats at the          HOLIDAY LIGHTS SPECTACULAR
           CHRISTMAS IN THE CITY                     Concert Hall. Price: $98  Depart: FV 3:15 p.m.,
                                                                                  	   	                      Mission Inn + Basque Dinner + Chino Lights
          With L.A. Guide – Johnathan                SBL 3:35, CON 4:00  Return: 11:00 p.m.
                                                                              	   	                                  Thursday, December 17, 2009
          Thursday, December 10, 2009                                                                        One of our popular annual events! Travel to
Join us and our expert L.A. guide, Johnathan,                   L.A.’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS                        Riverside this afternoon for a guided tour of the
as he leads us on a journey to see many of L.A.’s Griffith Park, Upper Hastings & Balian House               famed Mission Inn draped in all of its holiday
most beautiful and famous sights all fantastically              With Included Taix Dinner                    décor. The Inn was built in 1903 but recently
decorated for the holidays. See the Biltmore                   Monday, December 14, 2009                     restored to its original splendor. See the Court
Hotel, the Music Center, Pershing Square’s ice See the magnificent display of lights in Griffith             of Birds, President Lounge, Glenwood Tavern,
rink, California Plaza, Our Lady of the Angels Park that attracts more than a half million visitors          the Rotunda, St. Frances’ Chapel’s Tiffany glass,
Cathedral and more! Enjoy the mid-day organ each year. A drive through the Upper Hastings                    and more. The museum, gardens, and seldom
concert recital at the First Congregational Church. Ranch of Pasadena, where a 44-block area is deco-        seen corners of the Inn are all decorated for the
Visit the Grier Musser Museum, an historic rated with incredible animated figures, elaborate                 holidays. Following an included family-style
Queen Anne style house, featuring a display of lighting, and beautiful Christmas scenes. Also see            Basque dinner of lamb and chicken, along with
fine antiques and vintage Christmas collectibles. the Balian Ice Cream family mansion – annually             soup, salad, fries, vegetables, and dessert, we’ll
Our travelers are always amazed at the amount of decorated with nearly a million lights! Enjoy an            complete the festive evening with a drive through
knowledge and appreciation for Los Angeles that included early supper with choice of entrée at               a highly decorated Chino neighborhood. Price:
they gain from Johnathan’s tours. Price: $59  L.A.’s historic Taix French Restaurant. Price: $75
                                                 	   	                                                   	   $88  Depart: CON 2:30 p.m., SBL 2:55, FV
                                                                                                                  	       	


Depart: FV 8:15 a.m., SBL 8:35, CON 9:00   Depart: FV 1:30 p.m., SBL 1:50 p.m., CON
                                                 	   	    	                                                  3:15  Return: 10:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                      	   	


Return: 6:00 p.m.                                    2:15 p.m.  Return: 9:30 p.m.
                                                                  	   	
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           HOLIDAY TRADITIONS                               TOURNAMENT OF ROSES PARADE                                          MYSTERY TOUR
                                                                                                                 NEW!
Newport Lights Cruise & Five Crowns Dinner                            Friday, January 1, 2010                               Tuesday, January 12, 2010
           Friday, December 18, 2009                    Ring in 2010 at the 121st Rose Parade, themed A          Be adventurous and come along on a brand new
Take part in a spectacular holiday tradition as we      Cut Above The Rest. We again have great grand-           mystery tour! As is always case with our mystery
visit three spectacular destinations in Newport         stand seats located near the start of the parade on      tours, you have never encountered this experience
Beach. First, visit Roger’s Gardens, known as           Colorado Blvd. As always, this year’s parade will        traveling with Good Times. What’s waiting for
“America’s Most Beautiful Home and Garden               feature the tradition and pageantry of magnificent       you is a memorable and fun experience. Minimal
Center.” This time of year the gardens are beau-        floral floats, high-stepping equestrians, spirited       walking is involved and a stop will be made for
tifully decorated and feature a display of themed       marching bands and of course plenty of anima-            lunch on your own. Price: $59  FV 9:00 a.m.,
                                                                                                                                                           	   	


Christmas trees. Next, enjoy an included 3-course       tion! Includes a continental breakfast prior to the      SBL 9:20, CON 9:45  Return: 5:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                   	   	


early supper at the famed Five Crowns Restaurant        parade, an official commemorate program of the
in Corona del Mar. We’ll then marvel at the             parade, and a “tailgate” champagne lunch follow-                           RIVERDANCE
beautifully decorated boats, yachts and waterfronts     ing. This is always a sell out so book early! Price:                 The Broadway Sensation
homes as we cruise aboard a narrated harbor cruise      $165  Depart: FV 4:45 a.m., SBL 5:05, CON
                                                                 	       	                                            Saturday, January 16, 2010 –(Matinee)
during the Newport Christmas Boat Parade. The           5:30  Return: 1:00 p.m.
                                                             	       	                                           Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see what has
boat has covered areas for your comfort but dress                                                                been called “a phenomenon of historic propor-
warmly. Price: $96  Depart: CON 12:00 p.m.,
                         	   	                                      Rose Parade Festivities                      tions” during its limited L.A. engagement. This
SBL 12:25, FV 12:45  Return: 8:15 p.m.
                             	   	                           ROSE PARADE FLOAT VIEWING                           thunderous celebration of Irish music, song and
                                                                   Saturday, January 2, 2010                     dance has tapped its way onto the world stage
      Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theatre              A Showcase of Floats is a unique opportunity              thrilling millions of people around the globe.
  WONDERFUL WORLD OF CHRISTMAS for you to step-up close and see for yourself the                                 Front mezzanine seats (must be able to walk up
       With Included Champagne Lunch                   detail, design and workmanship that go into the           stairs). Eat prior to departure, or grab a quick bite
   Saturday, December 19, 2009 –(Matinee)              beautiful Rose Parade floats. You can walk almost         at the Hollywood & Highland complex before the
   Saturday, December 12, 2009 –(Matinee)              within arms reach of these floats and appreciate the      show. Price: $125  Depart: FV 10:30 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                       	   	


See tour and show description on December 12 (page creativity and imagination of the floral displays.            10:50, CON 11:15  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                            	      	


18). Price: $110  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL Stroll at your leisure and explore the floats one-by-
                     	   	


10:05, CON 10:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                         	   	                         one. Extensive walking – wear comfortable walking                  DOO DAH PARADE
                                                       shoes. Lunch on your own in Old Town Pasadena,              With Included Pancake Breakfast
          CHRISTMAS DAY BRUNCH                         following. We go early to avoid the large crowds.                Sunday, January 17, 2010
        Embassy Suites Mandalay Resort                 Price: $55  Depart: FV 6:30 a.m., SBL 6:50, Coined as “The irreverent ‘Tournament of Roses
                                                                                 	       	


            Friday, December 25, 2009                  CON 7:15  Return: 2:30 p.m.  	   	                  Parade spoof,” this parade offers the average
Treat your family or yourself to something special                                                          person an opportunity to showcase their ‘other’
on this special day. Enjoy a lavish full buffet at the          VIEJAS CASINO & OUTLETS                     side. This parade’s only rule is that there are no
Embassy Suites Mandalay Beach Resort, located                      Saturday, January 9, 2010                rules so that humor, fun, and frolic can take over!
on Oxnard’s beachfront. The buffet is complete                      Tuesday, March 9, 2010                  Included pancake breakfast prior to the parade at
with hot entrées, carved meats, delicious salads, See tour and casino description under October 28 the Pasadena Senior Center. Enjoy this unique
fruit, incredible desserts, and champagne – all (page 14). With Good Times Travel every 7th casino parade from our reserved, parade-side viewing
in a lovely setting just footsteps from the beach. tour you take is free (ask for details). Required: bring seats. Price: $59  Depart: FV 8:45 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                   	           	


We’ll take our time on our way home with a scenic your Viejas ‘V Club’ card or valid picture identifica- 9:05, CON 9:30  Return: 2:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                   	       	


drive along the coast through Malibu. Price: $89 tion to register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with
                                                    	


 Depart: LHS 9:15 a.m., FV 9:45, SBL 10:05, casino & shopping discounts from Viejas upon
 	                                                                                                                                               Palm Springs
CON 10:30  Return: 6:30 p.m.
             	   	                                     arrival)  Depart: CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV
                                                                     	       	                                          WINDFARM & GARDENS TOUR
                                                       8:20, LHS 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.    	   	            NEW!                     With Included Lunch
              Rose Parade Festivities                                                                                           Thursday, January 21, 2010
   FLOAT DECORATING & BANDFEST!                                       Welk Resort Theatre                   Feel the Whoooosh! You’ve seen them as you’ve
           Tuesday, December 29, 2009                                STEEL MAGNOLIAS                        traveled through the fabled San Gorgonio Pass
Experience the magic of the Rose Parade floats               With Included Country Club Lunch               near Palm Springs – stupendous giant windmills
before New Year’s Day as you go ‘backstage’ during          Sunday, January 10, 2010 –(Matinee)             with blades half the length of a football field spin-
the final stages of the Rose Parade float decorating. Steel Magnolias is a touching play that illustrates ning around. Spectacular mountain vistas provide
See how a variety of fruit, seeds, bark, grasses and how the lives of six distinctly different women a backdrop as we travel along the Colorado Desert
of course, breathtaking flowers are applied to the interweave via the small town gossip that shadows terrain of the Coachella Valley. Our knowledgable
floats by volunteers and professionals. See floats the unending cycle of birth, marriage and death. tour guide will explain why this forest of techno-
being decorated at two different venues in Pasa- The play became an off-Broadway sensation in logical wonders was placed here, the international
dena including the Rose Palace. Following time 1987 and found even greater success as a motion history of wind energy, current utilization of wind
for lunch on your own in Old Town Pasadena, picture starring Julia Roberts. Welcome it back to power, and provide an informative glimpse into
we’ll attend the exciting BandFest. It’s here where the stage in the intimate Welk Theatre and share the future using this energy. An included lunch
the prize-winning bands of the 2010 Rose Parade in its love, laughter and tears once again. Enjoy with choice of entrée at an award-winning 4-star
perform the field shows that made them famous. an included lunch preceding the show at a private restaurant in Palm Springs nestled at the base of
This is your chance to see these talented musicians, country club in Escondido. While you dine in a the San Jacinto Mountains. Following lunch, visit
dancers and auxiliary performers in action. Price: serene atmosphere, you’ll enjoy spectacular golf the Moorten Botanical Gardens featuring 3,000
$79  Depart: FV 7:30 a.m., SBL 7:50, CON 8:15 course views and great service. Price: $104  examples of desert cacti and other desert plants.
     	   	                                          	                                                    	   	


 Return: 5:30 p.m.
 	                                                     CON 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:55, FV 9:15, LHS 9:45 Price: $89  Depart: FV 8:00, SBL 8:20, CON
                                                                                                             	


18 | www.goodtimestravel.com                            Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                         	                                                  8:45  Return: 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                     	   	
                   JERSEY GIRLS                                         Candlelight Pavilion Theatre                              THE LIVING DESERT
         Musical Tribute From Las Vegas                                   ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE                         NEW! With Included Box Lunch
     Thursday, January 28, 2010 –(Matinee)                           With Included Champagne Lunch                              Thursday, February 11, 2010
From the same producers that brought you Vegas                    Saturday, February 6, 2010 –(Matinee)              There isn’t a single word to describe all that The
Comes to Palm Springs and The Rat Pack comes                 ‘This is no ordinary dinner theatre!’ The Candle-       Living Desert is and does but several will do – zoo,
this fabulous new musical tribute direct from                light Pavilion Theatre is an award-winning dinner       endangered species conservation center, botanical
Las Vegas. It’s packed full of nonstop music and             theatre in Claremont, and features a formal wait        gardens, natural history museum, and wilderness
features your favorite native New Jersey girls –             staff, fine food, and high-caliber theatrical perfor-   park. You’ll see remarkable plants, animals, and
Whitney Houston, Connie Francis, Lesley Gore                 mances. Back by popular demand is the story of          natural phenomena associated with deserts with
and Bette Midler. The professional, seasoned cast            country music star Patsy Cline. Always… Patsy           a nature guide who will provide a driving tour of
impersonates these well-loved performers using               Cline stars Lisa Layne in her reprise role. You         the grounds. Following, we’ll take in a Wildlife
their own voices and are “dead ringers” for the real-        won’t want to miss the spirit and soul of classic       Wonders Animal Show and have an included box
life celebrities. Presented at the intimate, state-of-       country music with such hits as “Crazy,” “I Fall        lunch. See the spectacular “G-Scale” model train
the-art 433-seat Annenberg Theatre in downtown               to Pieces,” and “Walkin’ After Midnight.” An            exhibit that currently includes more than 3,000
Palm Springs. Prior to the show, enjoy an optional           included lunch with choice of entrée, dessert           feet of track running through historic scenes such
included lunch at the Spa Resort Casino’s Oasis              and champagne. Excellent stage views from our           as Mount Rushmore and the Grand Canyon. We
Buffet. Price: $69/$84 with included lunch          	   	   elevated center booth and table seating. Price:         will make a stop at Hadley’s, famous for their date
Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45            	   	   $104  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05, CON
                                                                     	       	                                       shakes. Price: $79  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                                 	   	


Return: 7:00 p.m.                                            10:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                         	       	                                   8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                             	   	




             SAN MANUEL CASINO                                 MENOPAUSE: THE MUSICAL                                              THE MAGIC CASTLE
              Friday, January 29, 2010                     Tuesday, February 9, 2010 –(Matinee)                            With Included Champagne Brunch
This exciting casino off the 210 Freeway in High-     They’re having a ‘heat wave’ in downtown Palm                            Saturday, February 13, 2010
land features over 3,500 thrilling slot machines      Springs, caused by the pre and post-menopausal                 A unique opportunity to access this private club
and Vegas-style tables with games like Omaha,         women who are laughing out-loud about memory                   not normally open to the general public! Enjoy
Texas Hold ‘Em and Pai Gow. Three restaurants         loss, night sweats, weight gain and hot flashes.               an all-you-can-eat champagne brunch and live
are available, including a sportsbar, buffet and a    This smash hit is a “hilarious celebration of women            magical performances at this famous club for
food court with plenty of fast-food style options.    who are on the brink of, in the middle of, or have             magicians and magic enthusiasts. The magnifi-
We stay 5 hours on property and play bingo on the     survived The Change.” It’s been delighting audi-               cent building that houses The Magic Castle is a
coach! With Good Times Travel every 7th casino tour   ences across the country with its real-life topics             sight in itself. Required dress code: “country club”
                                                      and parodied hits of the 1960s and 70s, such as
you take is free (ask for details). Required: bring your                                                             attire (no jeans, shorts or sandals). You must be
‘Club Serrano’ card or valid picture identification to“Stayin’ Awake, Stayin’ Awake”. Discover why                   able to walk up a steep driveway. Price: $109        	   	


register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with $10   nearly 11 million people (mostly women) in                     Depart: FV 10:30 a.m., SBL 10:50, CON 11:15               	


casino or buffet credit from San Manuel upon          over 250 cities in 14 countries are laughing…..                 Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                      	


arrival)  Depart: CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV        It’s definitely not the ‘Silent Passage’ anymore.
8:20 	Return: 5:30 p.m.                              Presented at the intimate state-of-the-art 433-seat                  GERSHWIN SINGS GERSHWIN
                                                      Annenberg Theatre in downtown Palm Springs.                        Sunday, February 14, 2010 –(Matinee)
               REAGAN LIBRARY                         Prior to the show, enjoy an optional lunch at the              Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the romantic
    Featuring Heroes Exhibit + BBQ Lunch              Spa Resort Casino’s Oasis Buffet. Price: $89/$104              music of George and Ira Gershwin. In Gershwin
          Wednesday, February 3, 2010                 with included lunch  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL
                                                                                             	   	                   Sings Gershwin, Alexis Gershwin pays tribute to
Join us for a memorable day at the Ronald Reagan 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 7:30 p.m.  	   	                           her uncles with personal stories and fresh arrange-
Presidential Library and Museum. Upon arrival                                                                        ments of the celebrated duo’s timeless classics, in-
enjoy an included barbecue lunch with all the                         Showtime Cabaret                               cluding “They Can’t Take That Away From Me,”
fixins’. Following, enjoy a docent guided tour of               YOU MADE ME LOVE YOU!                                “Embraceable You,” “I Can’t Get Started,” “I’ve
the museum to revisit the 1980s and the world                        With Included Lunch                             Got a Crush on You,” and “Our Love Is Here to
that Reagan shaped during his eight years in the Wednesday, February 10, 2010 –(Matinee)                             Stay.” Music by The Harry James Tribute Band.
White House. See an exact replica of the Oval Love is definitely in the air just prior to Valen-                     Grand tier (mezzanine) seat at the Cerritos Cen-
Office as it was during his administration, visit tine’s Day and this show is guaranteed to win                      ter for Performing Arts! Eat prior to departure.
Reagan’s final resting place, walk through the Air your heart. This high energy production is filled                 Price: $95  Depart: FV 1:15 p.m., SBL 1:35,
                                                                                                                                 	       	


Force One that served Reagan, and catch a glimpse with song, dance and romance from the 1940’s                       CON 2:00  Return: 6:15 p.m.
                                                                                                                                     	   	


into Ronald and Nancy’s devoted marriage. See through today. Treat yourself to a spectacular
the exhibit, Heroes: A Celebration of Great Ameri- musical performance and one of the most ro-                                           PALA CASINO
cans on temporary display. Most of these items mantic shows that ever graced the Broadway                                        Tuesday, February 16, 2010
will have rarely, if at all, been displayed publicly. stage! At the Showtime Cabaret every show is                                 Thursday, April 22, 2010
Items include the original executive order signed a celebration of entertainment with singing                        See tour and show description under November 19
by Abraham Lincoln establishing the Medal of and dancing celebrating the greatest musicals                           (page 16). Good Times Travel every 7th casino tour
Honor, the handwritten letter describing the battle ever produced from the 1930’s to 2000’s and this                 you take is free (ask for details). Required: bring your
of Ft. McHenry that inspired the lyrics of the Star is another show you won’t want to miss! Audi-                    Pala ‘Privileges’ card or valid picture identification to
Spangled Banner, and artifacts from the Nor- ence participation and door prizes too! Includes                        register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with $5
mandy Invasion. See an alternative Reagan Library a waiter-served lunch with choice of entrée at the                 of “added play” from Pala upon arrival)  Depart:
                                                                                                                                                                    	

tour offered on December 7 – tour description listed Pomona Valley Mining Co. in Pomona. Price:                      CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV 8:20, LHS 8:45
on page 16. Price: $85  Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., $96  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05, CON
                          	   	                                  	       	                                            Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                      	


SBL 9:35, CON 10:00  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                          	   	                       10:30  Return: 5:45 p.m.
                                                                         	       	
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         NATIONAL DATE FESTIVAL                                                 DESERT TREASURES              THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER
             & Riverside County Fair                  NEW! With Included Country Club Lunch                                      February, 2010
          Thursday, February 18, 2010                                   Wednesday, February 24, 2010          This grand showcase of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s
Let’s go to the Fair! Begun as a celebration of the  Today we’ll indulge your artistic side while explor-     music features a cast of Broadway veterans per-
date harvest in 1921, the National Date Festival     ing the dramatic desert landscape of the Coachella       forming his biggest and most memorable hits
is now known around the globe for its quirky         Valley. First, an included lunch at a country club       at the Orange County Performing Arts Center.
attractions. Held at the fairgrounds in Indio this   with serene views of its stunning golf course and        While details were not available at press time,
has become one of Southern California’s greatest     desert landscaping. At the clubhouse entrance is         please contact our office to be placed on a priority
winter events and is not one to be missed. See       a magnificent Dale Chihuly glass sculpture. We’ll        notification list.
livestock shows, enjoy fine arts and home arts, see athen be joined by the Public Art Coordinator of
variety of entertainment, take a ride at the carnivalPalm Desert for a narrated driving tour to see the              J.P.L.’S DEEP SPACE COMPLEX
and enjoy lunch on your own. Don’t miss the fun      extensive collection of public art that has filled                     + Mohave Desert Tour
and laughter at the annual camel and ostrich races!  this desert landscape. Visit the Civic Center Park          With Geographer Guide – Dennis Napier
We will also make a stop at Hadley’s, famous for     and El Paseo, the elegant shopping avenue with                        Tuesday, March 2, 2010
their date shakes. Price: $55  Depart: FV 8:00
                                  	       	          sculptures throughout. Our tour includes visits          Join Dennis Napier, former professor of geo-
a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 7:00 p.m.
                              	       	              to two beautiful private galleries – one known for       graphy at Long Beach City College for a tour of
                                                     its desert sculpture garden and the other for its        the Mohave Desert and a docent-guided tour of
                 SPELLING BEE                        Dale Chihuly glass. Time to stroll down El Paseo,        the Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s Goldstone Deep
               The Broadway Musical                  known as the “Rodeo Drive of the Desert.” Price:         Space Communications Complex. Located 35
     Sunday, February 21, 2010 –(Matinee)            $89  Depart: FV 8:00, SBL 8:20, CON 8:45 
                                                              	   	                                   	   	   miles north of Barstow, the 53-square-mile com-
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a Return: 7:30 p.m.                                             plex features large antennas that allow J.P.L. and
rollercoaster of music and fun. This story is about                                                           NASA to “listen” to outer space. Our tour be-
six young people in the throes of puberty – over-         J.P.L. BEHIND-THE-SCENES TOUR                       gins at the Goldstone museum where three large
seen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape                  Thursday, February 25, 2010                   areas are dedicated to current missions, past mis-
childhood themselves – who learn that winning The Jet Propulsion Laboratory, better known as                  sions, and Deep Space Network history. The tour
isn’t everything and losing doesn’t necessarily make J.P.L., is the lead U.S. center for robotic explora-     then travels out into the desert to see the huge
you a loser. This hilarious tale of overachievers’ tion of our solar system. Since its beginnings in          antenna arrays. As we travel through the Mohave
angst chronicles the experience of six adolescent the 1930s, it has become a Mecca to rocket scien-           Desert, Dennis will provide an in-depth explana-
outsiders vying for the spelling championship of a tists and is operated by Cal Tech as one of 9 NASA         tion of the “living” desert including geologic and
lifetime. The show’s Tony Award-winning creative field centers. This is your unique opportunity               geographic phenomena, climatology and wildlife
team has created the unlikeliest of heroes: a quirky for an in-depth guided tour of the Lab’s activi-         – you’ll never look at the desert the same way.
yet charming cast of outsiders for whom a spelling ties and accomplishments as you are welcomed to            An included lunch at Goldstone’s cafeteria. Re-
bee is the one place where they can stand out and outer space! On the tour you’ll see a multimedia            quired: photo ID; non-U.S. citizens must have prop-
fit in at the same time. Rear orchestra seats at the presentation on J.P.L.’s history and accomplish-         er documentation. Price: $75  Depart: FV 6:30
                                                                                                                                               	       	

La Mirada Theatre. Eat lunch prior to departure. ments followed by a walking tour of the facility             a.m., SBL 6:50, CON 7:15  Return: 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                           	       	

Price: $79  Depart: FV 11:45 a.m., SBL 12:05, to see the control room and a laboratory. Prior
           	   	


CON 12:30  Return: 6:00 p.m.
               	   	                                 to the tour, enjoy lunch on your own amongst                      GRIFFITH OBSERVATORY
                                                     the many quaint shops and restaurants of Old                          + San Antonio Winery
       BACKSTAGE IN LAGUNA BEACH                     Pasadena. Required: photo identification; non-U.S.                 Wednesday, March 3, 2010
          With Optional Included Lunch               citizens must have proper documentation. Suggested:      See tour description under November 4 (page 15).
            Tuesday, February 23, 2010               comfortable walking shoes as there is considerable       Price: $49  Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., SBL 9:35,
                                                                                                                         	   	


Get behind the ropes and backstage in Laguna walking. Price: $45 	Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL                  CON 10:00  Return: 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                             	   	


Beach with two fascinating behind-the-scenes 8:50, CON 9:15 	Return: 5:00 p.m.
tours. First, a visit to a marine mammal center                                                                       HSI LAI BUDDHIST TEMPLE
to see how injured sea mammals are rescued,                          Welk Resort Theatre                               Tour & Lunch + Mystery Stop
rehabilitated, and released back into the wild.                          I DO, I DO                                       Thursday, March 4, 2010
You’ll not only learn how a a small staff and an           With Included Country Club Lunch                   Enjoy a tour and buffet lunch at the largest Bud-
army of volunteers accomplishes this, but have an        Saturday, February 27, 2010 –(Matinee)               dhist complex in the Western Hemisphere. Built
opportunity to visit with some of the animals as In this musical we are invited into the bedroom              in 1988, at a cost of $300 million, it sits majes-
well. Next, a visit to the Pageant of the Masters of newlyweds Michael & Agnes who anticipate                 tically over-looking Hacienda Heights. Hsi Lai
grounds for a rare opportunity to see how these a wonderful blissful life…“Together Forever” as               (pronounced she lie) means “coming to the West”
art re-creations are ‘magically’ developed for its one of the early musical selections would have us          and signifies the dedication of the Fo Guang
annual summer show. Go backstage and into believe. But reality sets in as the young couple                    Shan Buddhist Order to spread the teachings
the various workshops to take a peek at the work struggles to maintain their happiness, passion,              of the Buddha to those in the West. The little
being done for the upcoming season. An optional devotion and sense of humor, through all the                  pagodas, exquisite flowers, majestic Bodhisarrva
included lunch at the Tivoli Terrace Restaurant joys, pains, trials and tribulations that they share          Hall and Museum of Oriental Art, all serve to
at the Pageant grounds or lunch on your in during their 50 years of marriage. Enjoy an                        put you in a tranquil mood. After a fascinating
downtown Laguna Beach. Time for shopping in included lunch preceding the show at a private                    tour, enjoy an included vegetarian lunch at the
Laguna Beach. Suggested: comfortable walking country club in Escondido. While you dine in a                   Hsi Lai complex. After, we’ll surprise you with a
shoes. Price: $52/$72 with included lunch  serene atmosphere, you’ll enjoy spectacular golf
                                                  	   	                                                       mystery stop. Let the guessing begin! Price: $59     	


Depart: CON 8:45 a.m., SBL 9:10, FV 9:30  course views and great service. Price: $104 
                                                  	   	                                               	   	    Depart: FV 8:15 a.m., SBL 8:35, CON 9:00 
                                                                                                               	                                               	   	


Return: 3:00 p.m.                                    CON 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:55, FV 9:15, LHS 9:45           	   Return: 4:00 p.m.
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                Palm Springs Follies                       GREYSTONE MANSION TOUR                                              VIENNA BOYS CHOIR
                                                   NEW!
        LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL                                Wednesday, March 10, 2010                                 Sunday, March 14, 2010 –(Matinee)
               Starring Rita Coolidge                Special arrangements have been made to open the               Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see one of the
      Saturday, March 6, 2010 –(Matinee)             doors of this magnificent Tudor-style mansion to              most well known choirs in the world – the Vi-
       Saturday, April 3, 2010 –(Matinee)            showcase its beauty. A docent-guided tour will                enna Boys Choir, a modern-day descendent of
For their 19th season the Fabulous Palm Springs concentrate on the history and architecture of this                a Viennese boys choir that dates back to 1498.
Follies is celebrating happy days with a show enti- famed mansion that has been featured in a number               The group, which has collaborated with re-
tled Let the Good Times Roll! They’ll bring back the of movies that you’ve seen. A park ranger will                nowned musicians – including Wolfgang Ama-
greatest good-time music of the ‘40s, ‘50s and ‘60s provide a guided walking tour of the interior and              deus Mozart, Franz Schubert, and Hans Richter
from Big Bands and Swing to Doo-Wop, Motown estate grounds. See the gardens, learn about the                       – performs a colorful repertoire that encompasses
and Pop. The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies is a mansion’s English Gothic architecture, and learn                   music from the medieval to contemporary and
world-class vaudeville extravaganza, in the spirit how the City of Beverly Hills acquired this jewel.              even experimental. Orchestra-level seats at the
of the 20’s, 30’s, and 40’s, but with one astound- Enjoy lunch on your own following at Farmer’s                   Cerritos Center for Performing Arts. Eat prior
ing difference – every member of the cast is 56-86 Market or The Grove. The mansions is located on                 to departure. Price: $89  Depart: FV 1:15 p.m.,
                                                                                                                                              	   	


years young! Their legendary line of ‘long-legged a steep hillside, has numerous stairs, uneven walk-              SBL 1:35, CON 2:00  Return: 6:15 p.m.
                                                                                                                                          	   	


lovelies’ has become an audience favorite and a ing surfaces and lacks handrails. This tour is not
Follies trademark. Two-time Grammy award- recommended for anyone who uses a cane or walker,                                  WISTARIA VINE FESTIVAL
winner Rita Coolidge makes her Follies debut this limited eyesight, or ailments that physical exertion                       + L.A. Arboretum Tram Tour
season (March date only). A masterful vocalist, may exasperate. Comfortable flat walking shoes are                              Sunday, March 14, 2010
her chart-topping hits include “(Your Love Has necessary. Price: $64  Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., SBL                   Take part in this annual festival honoring Sierra
Lifted Me) Higher & Higher,” “We’re All Alone” 9:35, CON 10:00 	Return: 4:45 p.m.                                 Madre’s historic 250-ton, 115-year-old wistaria
and “All Time High.” Before the show, enjoy an                                                                     vine, “The Lavender Lady”. With over 1 mil-
optional lunch at the Spa Casino buffet, or lunch         SANTA ANITA RACES & LUNCH                                lion blooms, it is one of the “Seven Horticul-
on your own in downtown Palm Springs. Stage-                    Thursday, March 11, 2010                           ture Wonders” and the ‘world’s largest blooming
floor seating at the Plaza Theatre. Price: $97/$112 See tour description under October 22 (page 14).               plant’. Get an up-close viewing of the Vine, and
with included lunch  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL Price: $62  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05,
                                  	   	                                    	   	                                   time to enjoy the festival that is located among
8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 7:30 p.m.
                      	       	                      CON 10:30  Return: 6:45 p.m.
                                                                               	   	                               the town’s shops and features artisans, music,
                                                                                                                   food vendors, and more. Lunch on your own at
          Candlelight Pavilion Theatre                          SANTA BARBARA ORCHID SHOW                          the festival. After the festival, we will head to the
              THE PAJAMA GAME                                             + Coastal Train Ride                     L.A. Arboretum to enjoy a narrated tram tour to
        With Included Champagne Lunch                                  Saturday, March 13, 2010                    view their five timeless botanical gardens, natural
      Saturday, March 6, 2010 –(Matinee)                   What better way to spend a Saturday in March            ‘sag’ ponds and historic sites, like Queen Anne’s
‘This is no ordinary dinner theatre!’ The Candle-          then taking a coastal train ride to beautiful San-      Cottage. Be sure to smile, you never know when
light Pavilion Theatre is an award-winning din-            ta Barbara? We motorcoach to L.A.’s historic            a Hollywood movie might be filming on the
ner theatre in Claremont, and features a formal            Union Station and then journey along the coast          grounds! Price: $65  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,
                                                                                                                                          	   	


wait staff, fine food, and high-caliber theatrical         aboard the train to Santa Barbara. Featuring over       SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 5:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                          	   	


performances. Tony Award winner for Best Mu-               a half-acre of orchids, this festival provides a rare
sical, The Pajama Game boasts Bob Fosse-inspired           opportunity to see and buy an unprecedented                Colorful Songs of Broadway
dance numbers and a mega-hit score including               number of different varieties of orchids in peak             AN IRISH BROADWAY
“Hey There,” “Steam Heat,” “Hernando’s Hide-               bloom. Enjoy hundreds of orchid varieties from                 With Included Lunch
away” and “Small Talk.” Watch as the risks of a            all over the world displayed in beautiful settings  Wednesday, March 17, 2010 –(Matinee)
workplace-romance are exposed at the Sleep-Tite            and arrangements, along with ongoing orchid      This luncheon and Broadway musical revue fea-
Pajama Factory. What was once a simple conflict            demonstrations, exhibitors, and a chance to pur- tures St. Patrick’s Day-themed songs, comedy,
between management and labor quickly bursts                chase these exotic flowers. Lunch on your own    costumes, dialogue and dances from all your
into a battle of the sexes! An included lunch              in downtown Santa Barbara near State Street and  favorite Broadway musicals like Guys and Dolls,
with choice of entrée, dessert and champagne.              Paseo Nuevo. We will motorcoach home. Price:     Fiddler on the Roof, Music Man and more. You’ll
Excellent stage views from our elevated center             $79  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON
                                                               	       	
                                                                                                            hear all your Irish favorites like “When Irish Eyes
booth and table seating. Price: $104  Depart:
                                           	       	       8:45  Return: 8:00 p.m.
                                                                   	   	
                                                                                                            are Smiling,” “My Wild Irish Rose,” Molly Ma-
FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05, CON 10:30  Return:   	   	
                                                                                                            lone,” and more! An included corned beef &
5:00 p.m.                                                          SANTA BARBARA SHOPPING                   cabbage (or chicken alternate) lunch with wine
                                                                         + Coastal Train Ride               and dessert. Presented in a beautiful ballroom
         VIEJAS CASINO & OUTLETS                                      Saturday, March 13, 2010              overlooking a lake and golf course in Alhambra.
               Tuesday, March 9, 2010                      What better way to spend a Saturday then tak- Price: $98  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05,
                                                                                                                              	   	


             Saturday, January 9, 2010                     ing a coastal train ride to Santa Barbara? Be CON 10:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                  	   	


See tour and show description under October 28             transported to the Mediterranean as you explore
(page 14). With Good Times Travel every 7th casino         and shop ‘til you drop in America’s Riviera. We                     SHAMBALA
tour you take is free (ask for details). Required: bring   motorcoach to L.A.’s historic Union Station and                     March, 2010
your Viejas ‘V Club’ card or valid picture identifica-     then journey along the coast aboard the train to Shambala is an authentic 60-acre re-creation of
tion to register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with    Santa Barbara. Lunch and ample time at your an African wildlife habitat, created by actress
casino & shopping discounts from Viejas upon               leisure in downtown Santa Barbara along State Tippi Hedrin. While details were not available at
arrival)  Depart: CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV
        	   	                                              Street and Paseo Nuevo. We will motorcoach press time, please contact our office to be placed on a
8:20, LHS 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                  	       	                                home. Price: $71  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL priority notification list.
                                                                                           	       	


                                                           8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 8:00 p.m.
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GRAMMYS & OSCARS                                        PLANES, TRAINS & AUTOMOBILES                                        PAGEANT OF OUR LORD
Grammy Museum & FIDM Exhibit                            With Included Lunch                                           Sunday, March 28, 2010 –(Matinee)
                                          NEW!                                                    NEW!
Friday, March 19, 2010                                  Tuesday, March 23, 2010                                 For over 20 years, this magnificent production has
Celebrate the awards season with a tour that            A tour showcasing several modes of transportation       delighted audiences with a unique presentation of
highlights the best and brightest in movies and         in L.A. A short ride aboard our motorcoach to the       the life of Christ through “living” reproductions of
music. First visit the Art of Motion Picture Cos-       metro station where we’ll board the Green Line          famous works of art. This theatrical masterpiece
tume Design Exhibition held at the L.A. Fashion         cars for LAX. Visit the Flight Path Learning            includes life-sized paintings and sculptures
Institute of Design (FIDM), where the actual            Center and Museum at LAX, a unique museum               utilizing real people within the art, accompanied
costumes from the biggest films of 2009 – some          featuring model airplanes, photographs, airline         by original narration, and the Rolling Hills
of them Oscar winners – are on display. Then            uniforms and other memorabilia associated with          Covenant Church 80-voice choir and full
visit the new Grammy Museum, an exciting and            Southern California air travel. From the Museum         orchestra. We again have fantastic stage-level seats
interactive celebration of the power of music.          you’ll have great views of the LAX runways and          for this year’s performance a few days before Easter.
Four floors of cutting edge exhibits, interactive       can listen in on the air traffic controllers in the     Prior to the show, enjoy lunch on your own at the
experiences and films provide a one-of-a-kind           tower. Enjoy an included lunch at the 60’s-themed       lovely “Avenue of the Peninsula” in Rancho Palos
experience. Enjoy lunch on your own at one of           Proud Bird Restaurant, offering one-of-a-kind           Verdes. Price: $59  Depart: FV 9:15 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                      	           	


the many eateries available at L.A. Live entertain-     views of the LAX runways. Visit the Petersen            9:35, CON 10:00  Return: 4:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                      	       	


ment complex. Price: $57  Depart: FV 9:00              Automotive Museum to explore the evolution
a.m., SBL 9:20, CON 9:45  Return: 5:30 p.m.            of the automobile amongst exhibits and lifelike                         CITY OF ANGELS
                                                        dioramas that feature more than 150 rare and                    Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral
                  DREAMGIRLS                            classic cars, trucks and motorcycles. Price: $75 
                                                                                                        	   	              Judson Studios & Monastery
             The Broadway Musical                       Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:50, CON 9:15       	   	                Tuesday, March 30, 2010
     Saturday, March 20, 2010 –(Matinee)                Return: 5:30 p.m.                                       This L.A. adventure is a fun exploration into
Whether you’ve seen the movie or not, here’s your                                                               religious “works of art” that requires no religion at
chance to see the Tony-Award winning stage ver-             SECRETS OF PALOS VERDES                             all. Marvel at the works done by artisans of stained
sion of Dreamgirls! Full of onstage joy and back-   With Geologist Guide – Dr. Howard Shifflett                 glass, faceted glass and mosaics at the famed Judson
stage drama, Dreamgirls tells the rags-to-riches              Wednesday, March 24, 2010                         Studios with a guided tour of the workshops. After
story of an up and coming, 1960s girl group, and   Go “behind-the-scenes”on the Palos Verdes Penin-             lunch on your own at Philippe’s, enjoy a tour of
the triumphs and tribulations that come with       sula with Dr. Shifflett and discover the incredible          the beautiful Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral,
fame and fortune. Rear orchestra seats at the Ah-  wealth of geologic, oceanic and historic sites here.         which boasts gorgeous artwork and tapestries and
manson Theatre. Eat lunch prior to departure, or   At the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium in San Pedro                 stained glass created by Judson Studios. Visit the
grab a quick bite at the Music Center café before the
                                                   learn about the area’s marine habitat. At Machado            Monastery of the Angels, where a community
show. Price: $134  Depart: FV 11:15 a.m., SBL
                     	
                                                   Lake learn about “Reggie” the alligator. See the             of cloistered Dominican nuns create wonderful
11:35, CON 12:00  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                         	
                                                   Walteria Lake Beds and learn how what was once               pumpkin bread and hand-dipped chocolates for
                                                   a lake in the 1950s now supports hundreds of resi-           purchase. Price: $59  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL
                                                                                                                                              	       	

               HAVE A GROUP?                       dential and industrial buildings. Examine beach              8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                  	       	

 We can reserve space on any tour or custom- sands to discover their magnetic properties and see
 ize any tour. Contact us to find out about the how homes were built on sand dunes. Learn how                                    BARONA CASINO
 benefits we extend to groups and group leaders. ocean wave patterns and active landslides influence                        Wednesday, March 31, 2010
                                                   high-end property values. Visit Fort MacArthur               See tour and casino description under October 8 (page
            Glendale Centre Theatre                which guarded the Peninsula and the L.A. Harbor              13) With Good Times Travel every 7th casino tour you
                 KISS ME, KATE                     from 1914 to 1974. An included picnic lunch.                 take is free (ask for details). Required: bring your
       With Tam O’ Shanter Inn Lunch               Suggested: comfortable walking shoes. Price: $69    	   	   ‘Club Barona’ card or valid picture identification to
      Sunday, March 21, 2010 –(Matinee)            Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:50, CON 9:15            	   	   register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with buffet
Taking its inspiration from Shakespeare, Kiss Me, Return: 5:30 p.m.                                             discount from Barona upon arrival)  Depart:
Kate recounts the backstage and onstage antics of                                                               CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV 8:20, LHS 8:45
two feuding romantic couples during a touring         FILLMORE RAILFEST & TRAIN RIDE                             Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                 	


production of The Taming of the Shrew. Sparkling               Saturday, March 27, 2010
with 18 classic Cole Porter songs – including Spend the day riding the rails on a vintage train                           PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES
“Another Op’nin’, Another Show,” “Wunderbar,” and at a festival celebrating our love for locomo-                             Starring Mary Wilson
“So in Love,” and “Brush Up Your Shakespeare” tives. This annual festival features arts & crafts                      Saturday, April 3, 2010 –(Matinee)
– Kiss Me, Kate epitomizes the Broadway musical booths, food vendors, antique farm equipment,                        Saturday, March 6, 2010 –(Matinee)
comedy at its irresistible best. Presented at the gun fighters, various historic trains, and exhibits.          See tour description under March 6 (page 21).
Glendale Centre Theatre where you really see Then step aboard vintage rail car for a ride through               Founding member of The Supremes, Mary Wilson
the show; up close and personal. The intimate, Ventura’s Heritage Valley where the beautiful                    makes her first appearance at the Follies (April
arena-style setting of the theatre literally wraps mountains and fruit blossoms will delight your               date only). She’ll perform such hits as “Stop, In
you in the experience, making you part of the senses and remind you of the way train travel used                The Name of Love” and “You Can’t Hurry Love.”
action. Prior to the show, an included lunch to be. Spend some time in Santa Paula. Browse                      Before the show, enjoy an optional lunch at the
with choice of entrée and dessert at the historic the historic downtown area and see its historical             Spa Casino buffet, or lunch on your own in Palm
Tam O’Shanter Inn, a charming replica of a cozy murals before we re-board the train for a scenic                Springs. Stage-floor seating at the Plaza Theatre.
Scottish Inn owned by the Lawry’s family. Price: ride back to Fillmore. An included lunch (barbe-               Price: $97/$112 with included lunch  Depart:     	   	

$89  Depart: FV 10:45 a.m., SBL 11:05, CON cue tri-tip sandwich), at the festival. Price: $82
      	                                                                                                     	   LHS (LHS departure on April 3 only) 7:30 a.m., FV
11:30  Return: 7:00 p.m.
          	                                         Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:50, CON 9:15 
                                                         	                                              	   	   8:00, SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                          	   	


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             San Diego Harbor Cruise                                 JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK                           THE RAMONA PAGEANT
       EASTER CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH                         NEW! With Geologist Guide – Dr. Howard Shifflett                 + Chuckwagon BBQ Supper
               Sunday, April 4, 2010                                             Tuesday, April 13, 2010                   Saturday, April 17, 2010
Happy Easter! Enjoy a luscious waiter-served Dr. Howard Shifflett, a former geology professor                 America’s ‘Longest Running Outdoor Drama’ is
brunch while aboard a leisurely 2-hour scenic at Long Beach City College, will lead us on a                   now California’s official state outdoor play. Using
cruise around San Diego Harbor. See San Diego’s journey to uncover the secrets of Joshua Tree                 an entire mountain as its stage in the rugged hills
skyline and other sites to include the Coronado National Park. This enchanted landscape north                 of Hemet at the Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre, the
Bridge, naval ships, Cabrillo National Monument, of Palm Springs nestled in the Mohave Desert,                show includes a cast of over 400 actors, singers,
the nuclear submarine base, North Island Naval Air is a truly fascinating region with bizarre rock            dancers and horsemen. This breathtaking perfor-
Station, Ballast Point, and more! Your spectacular formations, ancient twisting Joshua trees and              mance offers a glimpse into the many struggles and
buffet includes hot breakfast items, a variety granite monoliths (often times being scaled by                 tragedies of early California, specifically the early
of lunch items, made-to-order omelet station, rock climbers). This time of year generally lends               Native Americans during the 1850s told through
seafood station, salad station, carving station, an itself to wildflower and Joshua Tree blooms so            the fictional love story of Ramona and Alessandro.
assortment of desserts, chocolate fountain and we’ll keep our fingers crossed. Dr. Shifflett will             Prior to the show, enjoy an included early supper
unlimited champagne. A stop and donation point out the rugged canyons that testify to the                     of barbecued beef, beans, slaw, tortillas and des-
on your behalf will also be made at the Mount tectonic and erosional forces that shaped this land             sert. Includes souvenir program and seat cushion.
Soledad Veterans Memorial – a unique memorial and explain how this modern landscape was born                  Lower-level, center-section seats. Price: $94    	   	


that honors veterans and active military – living more than 100 million years ago. Join Howard                Depart: CON 10:45 a.m., SBL 11:10, FV 11:30           	


and deceased – from all U.S. wars and conflicts. for an easy nature walk to learn about the varied             Return: 9:00 p.m.
                                                                                                               	


Price: $103  Depart: CON 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:25, plant and animal life that thrives in this desert
             	   	


FV 8:45, LHS 9:15  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                     	   	                               environment. At Key’s View Lookout, marvel                          Welk Resort Theatre
                                                         at the beautiful views of the Coachella Valley to                PIRATES OF PENZANCE
             VIRGINIA ROBINSON                           the Salton Sea and beyond to Mexico. A stop                With Included Country Club Lunch
              ESTATE & GARDENS                           at the Visitor Center for an interpretive look at           Sunday, April 18, 2010 –(Matinee)
               Tuesday, April 6, 2010                    the area’s rich biodiversity and cultural history.   In this classic musical, you will follow Frederic,
A unique opportunity for a docent-guided tour Included picnic lunch in the park. Recommended:                 an orphan apprenticed to a band of tenderheart-
of Virginia Robinson’s home and gardens. Rep- comfortable walking shoes. Price: $69  Depart:  	   	          ed pirates when his nurse who, being hard of
resentative of an early 20th-century estate, it was FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 	   	          hearing, had mistaken her master’s instructions
designed by Virginia’s father (of Robinsons de- 8:00 p.m.                                                     to apprentice the boy to a pilot. Frederic, upon
partment store) in 1911. The five distinct gardens                                                            completing his 21st year, rejoices that he has ful-
cover six sloping acres and are especially beautiful                    Showtime Cabaret                      filled his indentures and is now free to return to
this time of year. Walk along the brick paths,                     A BLAST FROM THE PAST                      respectable society. But it turns out that he was
view the fountains and ponds and enjoy the large                       With Included Lunch                    born on February 29 in a leap year. Enjoy an
magnolia trees, a variety of camellias, gardenias,            Thursday, April 15, 2010 –(Matinee)             included lunch preceding the show at a private
and azaleas. The house is furnished with artifacts Experience the fun and joy of “Ragtime” and the            country club in Escondido. While you dine in a
collected by the family from around the world. 1940s – a time of more innocent dating, great                  serene atmosphere, you’ll enjoy spectacular golf
Lunch and time to shop at Farmer’s Market or movies, romantic Broadway musicals and World                     course views and great service. Price: $104      	   	


The Grove. There are hilly, uneven walkways and War II. Then came the exciting 50’s with bobby                CON 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:55, FV 9:15, LHS 9:45            	


stairs in the gardens – comfortable, flat-soled walk- socks, poodle skirts, Rock & Roll and Elvis!             Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                               	


ing shoes are necessary. Book early as this is an exclu- Showtime Cabaret’s outstanding cast will recre-
sive tour that involves the coordination of our mo- ate these memorable years thru song and dance                         ANIMAL LOVERS TOUR
torcoach and large vans to enter the garden. Price: with musical styles of your favorite stars. At the        NEW!         Gibbons & Guide Dogs
$75  Depart: FV 8:45 a.m., SBL 9:05, CON Showtime Cabaret every show is a celebration of
     	   	                                                                                                                 Tuesday, April 20, 2010
9:30  Return: 6:00 p.m.
     	   	                                               entertainment with singing and dancing celebrat-     A visit to the Gibbon Conservation Center, the
                                                         ing the greatest musicals ever produced from the     only organization in the world devoted exclusive-
           San Diego Wild Animal Park                    1930s to 2000s and this is another show you won’t    ly to the study, preservation and propagation of
          BUTTERFLIES & ORCHIDS                          want to miss! Audience participation and door        gibbons – a small endangered ape. These animals
              Sunday, April 11, 2010                     prizes too! Includes a waiter-served lunch with      are native to the rainforests of Southeast Asia and
Take a ‘journey into the wilds of Africa’ to observe choice of entrée at The Castaways in Burbank.            are considered to be among the world’s greatest
animals roaming freely in their natural settings. Price: $96  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05,
                                                                 	   	                                        acrobats – leaping distances of 50 feet and travel-
This 1,800-acre park is an expansive wildlife CON 10:30  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                                     	   	                                    ing up to 35 mph 200 feet above the ground. On
sanctuary home to more than 3,500 animals                                                                     this docent-guided tour you’ll see several species
representing 429 species. The Park also offers                    HAIRSPRAY: THE MUSICAL                      of gibbons that are happy to entertain you with
animal exhibits, petting areas, animal shows and                      April, 2010 –(Matinee)                  their antics. For more than 60 years, Guide Dogs
encounters. This time of year is highlighted by Hairspray is Broadway’s musical-comedy phe-                   of America has trained guide dogs for the blind
the annual springtime event called Butterflies & nomenon that inspired a major motion picture                 and visually impaired. A docent-guided tour of
Orchids. More than 800 exotic orchids are in full and won eight 2003 Tony Awards, including                   the facility will provide an opportunity to see a
bloom. Take a walk through the park’s Hidden Best Musical! This memorable performance will                    guide dog demonstration and observe puppies-
Jungle where you’ll find thousands of colorful but- be held at the Orange County Performing Arts              in-training as they maneuver through an obstacle
terflies. Lunch on your own at the Park. Suggested: Center. While details were not available at press         course of distractions. An included picnic lunch
comfortable walking shoes. Price: $79  Depart: time, please contact our office to be placed on a pri-
                                        	   	                                                                 during the day. Price: $66  Depart FV 8:00
                                                                                                                                                	       	


CON 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:55, FV 9:15, LHS 9:45 ority notification list.
                                                    	                                                         a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                            	       	


 Return: 6:30 p.m.
 	
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     SCRIPPS, SEAHORSES & SALT AIR                             BUDDY – THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY                                  Attention Red Hatters!
           Scripps & Birch Aquarium                                     The Broadway Musical                              BROADWAY AT THE OSCARS
 With Geologist Guide – Dr. Howard Shifflett                       Sunday, April 25, 2010 –(Matinee)                           With Included Lunch
           Wednesday, April 21, 2010                        This musical tells the incredible story of the three        Saturday, May 1, 2010 –(Matinee)
Dr. Howard Shifflett, a former geology professor            years in which Buddy Holly became the world’s        Calling all Red Hatters and others looking for a
at Long Beach City College will lead us on this             top recording artist with a show that features over  spectacular time! This musical revue and waiter-
journey to San Diego. A unique opportunity                  20 of Buddy Holly’s greatest hits. Buddy – The       served luncheon from the producers of Colorful
awaits us at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography.         Buddy Holly Story is a celebration of the legend     Songs of Broadway features songs, dances, com-
We will participate in Scripps’ state-of-the-art            with a unique mixture of innocence, determina-       edy, costumes, and dialogue from all your classic
visualization technology which will immerse you             tion, humor and charm that truly deserves the        Academy Award winners! From Ziegfeld’s Follies
in a virtual environment to better understand               billing: “The World’s Most Successful Rock &         and Gigi to My Fair Lady, Sound of Music and
the forces at work on our planet. Visit the Birch           Roll Musical.” Rear orchestra seats at the La        Chicago – this is a true celebration of Oscar win-
Aquarium in La Jolla, a state-of-the-art facility           Mirada Theatre. Eat lunch prior to departure.        ning musicals. The great performers and danc-
that offers fabulous displays of the sea life and           Price: $79  Depart: FV 11:45 a.m., SBL 12:05,
                                                                      	   	                                      ers, all of whom work regularly at professional
habitats found in the Pacific Ocean. Marvel                 CON 12:30  Return: 5:30 p.m.
                                                                          	   	                                  theaters throughout Southern California, will
at their displays of seahorses, marine dragons,                                                                  be your entertainers for the afternoon. An in-
fantastic coral colonies and hands-on tide pools.              NEW!           BUDS & SUDS                        cluded lunch with wine and dessert! Presented
Then, invigorating salt air and dramatic scenery                         Carlsbad Flower Fields                  in a beautiful ballroom in Alhambra, overlooking
await you as we take a walk along the La Jolla coast             With Included Brewery Tour & Lunch              a lake and golf course. As you make your way
with Howard and take in some of the loveliest                         Wednesday, April 28, 2010                  into the ballroom, shop at a boutique featuring
ocean views in California. As we explore Torrey             A spectacular new journey to discover the brilliant vendors selling items specifically for Red Hatters.
Pines State Reserve and Torrey Pines State Beach            buds and the tasty suds amongst the rolling hills Price: $98  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05,
                                                                                                                                	   	

on the motorcoach, see the famous Torrey Pines              of northern San Diego County. On our journey CON 10:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                    	   	

that grow naturally in only one other place on              today we will explore some of the unique local
Earth. See amazing rocks that were transported              nurseries and gardens alive with the color of HUNTINGTON LIBRARY & GARDENS
by an ancient river from Sonora, Mexico before              fushias, impatients, begonias and more. An                    With Optional Rose Garden Tea
the Gulf of California existed. A truly unique and          opportunity to buy as well! A highlight of the                   Wednesday, May 5, 2010
educational experience! An included picnic lunch.           day will be a visit to the Carlsbad Flower Fields. Enjoy a 90-minute ‘Estate Tour’ that will cover
Price: $89  Depart: CON 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:25,
           	   	                                            Picture yourself in a sea of vibrant spring flowers the central area of the estate and the Huntington
FV 8:45, LHS 9:15  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                       	   	                                stretching as far as the eye can see! Enjoy the view Art Gallery. The Huntington gardens include
                                                            of these 40 beautiful acres of flowers presented over 15,000 kinds of plants from around the
     Find more detailed descriptions of each                in rainbow-like bands of color, while on foot or world, many landscaped into a series of theme
       tour at www. goodtimestravel.com                     aboard an open-air wagon. Included beer tasting gardens including the new Chinese Garden. The
                                                            and tour at a beautiful new brewery – wait until art collection, housed in the original Hunting-
                    PALA CASINO                             you get a taste of some of their yummy sudsy ton residence, is one of the most comprehensive
              Thursday, April 22, 2010                      brew. An optional lunch at a different brewery or collections in the U.S. Upon arrival, enjoy an
            Tuesday, February 16, 2010                      lunch on your own at the eateries at the Carlsbad optional buffet tea lunch in the Rose Garden Tea
See tour and show description under November 19             Premium Outlets. Time at your leisure to take Room, complete with finger sandwiches, scones,
(page 16). Good Times Travel every 7th casino tour          advantage of some great bargains at the outlets fresh fruit and desserts; or, lunch on your own at
you take is free (ask for details). Required: bring your    – featuring 90 name-brand stores. Suggested: Huntington’s café. Suggested: comfortable walking
Pala ‘Privileges’ card or valid picture identification to   comfortable walking shoes. Price: $69/$89 with shoes. Price: $69/$99 with included tea lunch 
register for one upon arrival. Price: $20 (with $5          included lunch  Depart: CON 8:00 a.m., SBL Depart: FV 8:30 a.m., SBL 8:50, CON 9:15 
                                                                                  	   	



of “added play” from Pala upon arrival)  Depart:
                                               	
                                                            8:25, FV 8:45, LHS 9:15  Return 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                          	                      Return: 5:00 p.m.
CON 7:15 a.m., SBL 7:45, FV 8:20, LHS 8:45
 Return: 6:30 p.m.
 	
                                                                             Santa Barbara                                         JULIAN & CAMELS
                                                                             LOTUSLAND                                            Thursday, May 6, 2010
          POPPIES & WILDFLOWERS                                         Thursday, April 29, 2010                     We begin our day with a visit to “America’s First
               Lancaster Poppy Festival                     You’ll be amazed by this 37-acre botanic garden          and Only Camel Dairy,” for a unique “meet the
              + Antelope Poppy Reserve                      and former estate situated in the foothills of           camels” tour. This dairy provides an education
               Saturday, April 24, 2010                     Montecito near Santa Barbara. A docent-guided            into the adaptations and behavior of these exotic
At the annual Poppy Festival in Lancaster favor-            tour will showcase the gardens created by the for-       animals, as well as the history of this dairy that uses
ite attractions include over 200 unique fine arts           mer opera singer and socialite, Madame Ganna             techniques borrowed from the Nomads. Camel
and crafts vendors, a floral and farmers’ market,           Walska. During her ownership, Madame Walska              products will be available for purchase, and pos-
vibrant wildflower artwork, entertainment and               improved upon existing gardens and created new           sibly some baby camels will be recently born on the
much more! Lunch on your own at the festi-                  landscapes that comprise the present exotic col-         farm. Next, enjoy time to shop and have lunch on
val. We will also be visiting the Antelope Valley           lections. Lotusland presents an artistic landscape       your own in the quaint town of Julian (elevation
Poppy Reserve and Visitor Center. While this is             display to visitors – while preserving some of           4,200 ft.). Julian is an early 1900’s mining town
usually a great time to see brilliant wildflower col-       the most unusual and endangered plants in the            known for its clean air and annual wildflower
ors, we’ll still keep our fingers crossed as poppies and    world. Lunch on your own along State Street or           show that will be on display. We’ll also stop at
wildflowers are extremely fragile and temperamen-           Paseo Nuevo – Santa Barbara’s gorgeous Medi-             the famous Dudley’s Bakery. An included piece
tal blooms! Price: $59  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m.,
                               	       	
                                                            terranean-style shopping district. Price: $74   	   	   of Julian apple pie, to enjoy in a country setting.
SBL 8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 8:00 p.m.
                           	       	
                                                            Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL 8:20, CON 8:45        	   	   Price: $58  Depart: CON 7:30 a.m., SBL 7:55,
                                                                                                                                	   	


24 | www.goodtimestravel.com                                Return: 7:30 p.m.                                        FV 8:15, LHS 8:45  Return: 6:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                            	   	
          Candlelight Pavilion Theatre                                PASADENA IN STYLE                                          101 DALMATIONS
     THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE                                           Gamble House Tour          NEW!                        The Broadway Musical
       With Included Champagne Lunch                              With Culinary School Lunch                            Saturday, June 12, 2010 –(Matinee)
       Saturday, May 8, 2010 –(Matinee)                             Wednesday, May 19, 2010                      The beloved classic novel comes to life on the
The Candlelight Pavilion Theatre is an award-           Pasadena has always been known for its sophisti-         stage in this brand new musical sure to delight
winning dinner theatre in Claremont, and features       cated style, and this tour gives you the opportunity     the whole family. Pongo and Mrs. Pongo’s 15
a formal wait staff, fine food, and high-caliber the-   to discover this style first-hand! We begin with         puppies go missing, the canines learn they have
atrical performances. Set in 1922 New York City,        an exploration of a National Historic Landmark           been dog-napped by the villainous Cruella de Vil.
young Millie Dillmount discovers a new life for         with a style all its own. A docent-guided tour of        With the help of the dog network, they set off to
herself amid the vibrant and invigorating ways of       the Gamble House will showcase this outstanding          rescue their pups. There’s a happy ending for all
the Roaring Twenties. With the zany tunes of “Not       example of American Arts and Crafts-style archi-         with laughter, mayhem and music along the way!
for the Life of Me” and “Forget About the Boy,”         tecture. The house and furnishings were designed         Front mezzanine seats (must be able to walk up
Millie will have you whistling a tune and dancing       by Greene and Greene in 1908 for David and Mary          stairs) at the Pantages Theatre. Eat lunch prior to
the Charleston all the way home! An included            Gamble of the Proctor and Gamble Co. Our day             departure, or grab a quick bite at the Hollywood &
waiter-served lunch with choice of entrée, dessert      continues with an included lunch at Bistro 561,          Highland complex before the show. Price: $125      	   	


and champagne. Excellent stage views from our           the upscale restaurant of the world-class Pasadena       Depart: FV 10:30 a.m., SBL 10:50, CON 11:15             	


elevated center booth and table seating. Price:         Culinary School. Lunch includes a choice of               Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                  	


$104  Depart: FV 9:45 a.m., SBL 10:05, CON
     	       	                                          appetizer and entrée, and dessert. An included
10:30  Return: 5:00 p.m.
         	       	                                      stop at the gorgeous Langham, Huntington                  YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN: THE MUSICAL
                                                        Hotel. Required: comfortable flat walking shoes to            Saturday, August 21, 2010 –(Matinee)
           DISNEY’S THE LION KING                       protect the floors of the Gamble House. Price: $99   	   You’ll have a monstrously good time at this award-
              May, 2010 –(Matinee)                       Depart: FV 8:15 a.m., SBL 8:35, CON 9:00 
                                                        	                                                	   	   winning spectacular new production. Don’t miss
Experience the phenomenon of Disney’s The Return: 5:30 p.m.                                                      the sensational cast delivering all your favorite
Lion King as the Tony Award-winning Broad-                                                                       moments from the classic film, plus brand-new
way sensation makes its highly anticipated return                        SOUTH PACIFIC                           show-stopping numbers for the stage, including
to the Orange County Performing Arts Center.                          The Broadway Musical                       “Transylvania Mania,” “He Vas My Boyfriend”
While details were not available at press time, please         Saturday, June 5, 2010 –(Matinee)                 and “Puttin’ on the Ritz.” The brains behind
contact our office to be placed on a priority notifica- Set on a tropical island during World War II, South      the laughter is mad genius and three-time Tony
tion list.                                              Pacific tells the sweeping romantic story of two         Award-winner Mel Brooks, who wrote the music
                                                        couples and how their happiness is threatened by         and lyrics along with his record-breaking team
                TEA & GARDENS                           the realities of war and by their own prejudices.        from The Producers. Orchestra-level seats at the
 Descanso Gardens & Norton Simon Museum Considered by many to be the finest musical ever                         Pantages Theatre. Eat lunch prior to departure,
                + Chado Tea Lunch                       written, this score includes such classics as “Some      or grab a quick bite at the Hollywood & Highland
            Wednesday, May 12, 2010                     Enchanted Evening,” “I’m Gonna Wash That Man             complex before the show. Price: $134  Depart: FV
                                                                                                                                                     	   	

During this time of year, the Descanso gardens Right Outta My Hair,” “This Nearly Was Mine’,”                    10:30 a.m., SBL 10:50, CON 11:15  Return:  	   	

hosts its annual Spring Festival of Flowers – the and “There is Nothin’ Like a Dame.” Rear orches-               6:15 p.m.
glorious blooming of their spectacular flowering tra seats at the Ahmanson Theatre. Eat prior to
plants. Enjoy a narrated tram tour of the mag- departure, or grab a quick bite at the Music Center                 LAGUNA HILLS (LHS) DEPARTURES
nificent grounds, Boddy Mansion and Art Gallery. café before the show. Price: $134  FV 11:15 a.m.,
                                                                                                	   	            The following tours/dates have a Laguna Hills
Time to browse the gift shop. After, enjoy a deli- SBL 11:35, CON 12:00  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                                                                        	   	                    (LHS) departure. All casino tours (except San
cious tea service at our favorite Chado Tea Room                                                                 Manuel) have a LHS departure and all multi-day
in Pasadena, complete with sandwiches, scones,                       Tibbie’s Cabaret Theatre                    tours depart from LHS & Laguna Woods (LH5).
fresh fruit, and dessert – it is plentiful enough for          “RED, WHITE AND COUNTRY”                          SAN DIEGO PATRIOTISM – September 22
lunch. Visit the Norton Simon Museum, known                            With Included Lunch                       SAN DIEGO ZOO – October 11
around the world as one of the most remarkable                  Sunday, June 6, 2010 –(Matinee)                  SAN DIEGO’S BALBOA PARK – October 11
private art collections ever assembled. Many Come and experience the ultimate in dinner the-                     SAN DIEGO TRAIN & TROLLEY – Oct. 15
objects are on view in the galleries and in the lovely ater entertainment! From the Grand Ole Opry               Welk ANDREWS BROTHERS – October 18
gardens. Price: $85  Depart: FV 8:00 a.m., SBL in Nashville to the Hottest Country music spots
                              	       	
                                                                                                                 FALL IN JULIAN – October 22
8:20, CON 8:45  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                         		       	                     of today Red, White and Country salutes that great       HAUNTED SAN DIEGO – October 25
                                                        country sound. From Willie Nelson and Johnny             Welk CHRISTMAS CAROL – December 6
                TONY ORLANDO                            Cash to Travis Tritt and Garth Brooks – we’ll jour-      PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES – December 12
                 Live & In Concert                      ney through the music that sings the story of the        SAN DIEGO SPECTACULAR – December 16
       Saturday, May 15, 2010 –(Matinee)                good ol’ U.S.A. Let’s not forget the ladies: from        CHRISTMAS BRUNCH – December 25
This new show by Tony Orlando is inspired by Kitty Wells and Loretta Lynn to Martina McBride                     Welk STEEL MAGNOLIAS – January 10
America’s love of the Yellow Ribbon as a symbol and Carrie Underwood – the girls will be belting                 Welk I DO, I DO – February 28
of freedom, hope, homecomings and of course, out your favorite country classics and today’s                      PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES – April 3
Tony’s number one recording of 1973, “Tie a sassy stories in song. Presented by the Tibbie’s                     EASTER BRUNCH CRUISE – April 4
Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree.” This Cabaret at their new state-of-the-art dinner theatre                 WILD ANIMAL PARK – April 11
guaranteed crowd pleaser is a powerful show that in Fontana that recently opened in the historic                 Welk PIRATES OF PENZANCE – April 18
stands up for our country. Orchestra-level seats at 1930s Fontana Theatre. An included three-course              BUDS & SUDS – April 28
the La Mirada Theatre. Eat lunch prior to depar- mouth-watering supper with choice of entrée and                 JULIAN & CAMELS – May 6
ture. Price: $99  Depart: FV 11:45 a.m., SBL dessert! Price: $109  Depart: CON 11:30 a.m.,
                     	        	                                             	   	


12:05, CON 12:30  Return: 6:00 p.m.
                                  	       	             SBL 11:55, FV 12:15  Return: 6:15 p.m.
                                                                                	   	
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general information
RESERVATIONS                                                                                                                         TIPPING
To make reservations visit our website at www.goodtimestravel.com or contact our office at 1.888.488.2287 – Monday                   Tipping the Tour Director, Driver and Local Guides is customary and related to your impressions of how you were served
through Friday, 9 a.m. –5 p.m. PST. Our office is closed on weekends and major holidays. A reservation secures space for 5           by each individual. Such expressions of appreciation are not included and should be offered on a voluntary and individual
working days to allow time for payment to reach our office. After 5 days, full payment (or deposit if applicable) is the only        basis only. Suggested tipping amounts for all tours: $3-$5 per passenger/per day. Tipping on cruise ships is outlined in the
way to guarantee space (and motorcoach seating priority). Because reservations are considered confirmed when payment is              cruise company documents.
received, reservations that remain unpaid after 5 days are subject to cancellation.
                                                                                                                                     AIRPORT TRANSFERS
PAYMENT                                                                                                                              Optional roundtrip airport transfers are available from any of our departure points for an additional $69 p.p. Home pick-
All payments may be made by cash, check, or credit card (Visa and Mastercard). Checks should be made payable to Good                 ups are also available for an additional cost ranging from $89-$199 p.p., roundtrip depending on the distance. Transfers are
Times Travel and should include an itemization of the tours/departure dates you are paying for. Credit card payments require         only available on the tour departure and return dates. Restrictions apply.
a completed credit card authorization form available on-line and from our office. Please include a self-addressed, stamped
envelope with all payments so that a confirmation/receipt may be mailed back to you.                                                 PASSPORT & VISAS
                                                                                                                                     For all international tours or cruises, each U.S. citizen must have a valid passport and possibly a visa, if required. Expiry date
                                                  Please Send Payments To:                                                           of passports should be at least 6 months after the return date. For single-day tours to Mexico, U.S citizens must have a valid
                      Good Times Travel – 17132 Magnolia St., Fountain Valley CA, 92708-3348                                         driver’s license and a photocopy of their birth certificate or a valid passport. Others must have proper documentation.

Balance Payments                                                                                                                     LUGGAGE
The balance of payment on most multi-day tours is usually due 45-90 days before departure. An invoice for balance pay-               Luggage handling of one piece of luggage is included in the tour price. Due to limited coach capacity, this single piece of
ments with the balance due amount and balance due date will be mailed to you.                                                        luggage should have dimensions not exceeding 30”x18”x10” (58 linear inches) and weight not exceeding 50 pounds. A
                                                                                                                                     fee of $5 per traveling day will be collected by the Tour Director if a second piece of luggage is carried or the first piece of
TRAVEL DOCUMENTS                                                                                                                     luggage exceeds either the size or weight limits. Please note that we cannot guarantee that more than one piece of luggage
Travel documents for all multi-day tours will be in your possession about 14 days prior to departure, providing full payment         will be allowed onboard the motorcoach. Airlines may also impose fees on luggage, which the passenger is responsible for.
has been received. Documents include tour itinerary, departure and arrival information, hotel information, and luggage               One piece of carry-on luggage and one personal item per person (both which you must carry and fit beneath your feet on the
tags (for those tours including air travel),                                                                                         coach or in the overhead compartment) are allowed. For safety reasons, wheeled luggage is not suitable as carry-on luggage on
                                                                                                                                     motorcoaches. It is important, for your protection, that you have adequate insurance to cover possible damage to luggage.
PRE-DEPARTURE MEETINGS
Most tours involving air travel will have a pre-departure meeting allowing you to review the final itinerary and receive final       SEATING ASSIGNMENTS
documents. Those unable to attend the meeting will receive the documents following the meeting date.                                 On all tours, seating on the motorcoach is based on a priority system in which priority is given to the order that payment
                                                                                                                                     is received by our office. All multi-day tours are subject to a daily seat rotation. Requests for seating on motorcoach and
TRANSFERS AND CANCELLATIONS                                                                                                          airplanes are accepted but cannot be guaranteed.
If Good Times Travel must cancel or reschedule a tour you will be notified by our office as soon as possible and all payments
received will be refunded or credited depending on the clients’ wishes. Good Times cannot assume responsibility for                  ITINERARY CHANGES/FLEXIBILITY
any additional costs/fees relating to the issuance and/or cancellation of air tickets or other travel arrangements not made          While we make every effort to offer tours as advertised, travelers should be flexible as situations may arise that necessitate
through Good Times.                                                                                                                  changes or exceptions to the itinerary. On these occasions, we reserve the right to alter the itinerary as it is deemed necessary.
                                                                                                                                     Any savings will be passed on to the traveler.
Single-Day Tour Cancellations
Notify our office as soon as you know you must cancel. At that time we will assume that you and/or your party will not be            HEALTH & DISABILITY
present on the tour and we can therefore, no longer guarantee your space(s) on the tour, nor your seating priority. Once             Guests must notify us in advance of any physical or mental illness, disability or other conditions for which special accom-
we have found a replacement from the waitlist, a credit (or if you prefer, a refund) will be issued, less a cancellation charge      modations are necessary. Also we must be notified of any medical treatment that may render the guest unfit for travel or
(see Cancellation Charges for amount). Refunds or credits can only be confirmed once we receive payment from a party                 constitute a risk or danger to the passenger or anyone else on board. Guests needing any form of assistance and those who
on the waitlist for the tour in which you wish to cancel or transfer from. Please allow 3 weeks for the processing of day            are physically disabled must be accompanied by someone who will take full responsibility for any needed assistance during
tour refunds.                                                                                                                        the tour and in the event of an emergency. Good Times cannot provide special individual assistance to tour members with
                                                                                                                                     special needs for walking, dining or other routine activities. We reserve the right to refuse passage to anyone who, in our
Multi-Day Tour Cancellations
                                                                                                                                     sole opinion, may affect the health, safety or enjoyment of other passengers. Guests requiring a wheelchair must provide
Cancellation insurance is highly recommended for all multi-day tours. Those who have purchased travel protection and
                                                                                                                                     their own collapsible wheelchair. Please be aware that some hotels, attractions and areas may have certain physical conditions
must cancel for a covered reason, will be reimbursed by the insurance company the balance of any non-refunded funds
                                                                                                                                     that may limit the accessibility of wheelchair guests.
(minus the travel protection premium). If travel protection has not been purchased, only recoverable funds less a cancellation
charge (see Cancellation Charges for amount) will be returned. No refunds/credits will be made on unused tours, transfers            MAPS AND PHOTOS
or accommodations when voluntarily cancelled or omitted by the passenger, or for missed package features due to airline or           Maps shown with tour/cruise descriptions are current at the time of printing and may not reflect actual tour routing. Photos
other third-party-transportation providers’ delays or for other acts beyond our control. Should one passenger cancel prior           shown with tour/cruise descriptions are reflective of the area(s) visited, but may not be included in the actual itinerary.
to, or leave the tour while in progress, and a roommate(s) remains, the remaining passenger(s) may be charged the applicable
single or twin supplement. Please allow 8 weeks for the processing of multi-day tour refunds.                                        TOUR MEMBERSHIP
                                                                                                                                     Good Times Travel reserves the right to accept or reject any person as a tour member and to expel from the tour (single-day
Cruise Cancellation Policy
                                                                                                                                     or multi-day) anyone whose conduct is deemed incompatible with the interest of the tour group or Tour Director. We do
Refer to the cruise company’s documentation as each company’s policy differs.
                                                                                                                                     not accept children under the age of 8 on any tour due to motorcoach travel laws. We do not accept any passenger under
CANCELLATION CHARGES                                                                                                                 the age of 21 for any casino tours. An adult must accompany all children under the age of 18.
Regardless of reason, cancellations, credits, and transfers of confirmed bookings result in a costly process of letters, phone
                                                                                                                                     CALIFORNIA SELLER OF TRAVEL
calls, adjustments, refunds, and penalties/fees assessed by travel suppliers. Therefore the following charges will be assessed
                                                                                                                                     Good Times Travel Inc. is a registered member of the State of California’s “Seller of Travel” program – CST# 2018390-40.
on all cancellations and transfers: Single-Day Tours: $10 per person. Multi-Day Tours: $50 per person. All cancellation
                                                                                                                                     Registration as a seller of travel does not constitute approval by the state of California. Good Times is a participant in the
charges, fees and refunds for any tour within this catalog are in effect as of the publication date and supercede any other
                                                                                                                                     California Travel Consumer Restitution Fund. In accordance with the fund, Good Times Travel maintains a trust account
previously printed policies relating to these same charges.
                                                                                                                                     into which all multi-day tour payments are deposited. Transactions made by passengers from outside of California are
REVISION FEES                                                                                                                        not covered by the Fund. All payments for travel services not provided to the passengers shall be promptly refunded, in
A handling fee of $25 per person may be charged for any alterations or revisions to multi-day tour bookings. Spelling                accordance with the agreed-to terms.
corrections to clients’ names after air tickets have been issued will be subject to airline revision fees.
                                                                                                                                     RESPONSIBILITY CLAUSE
PRICE CHANGES                                                                                                                        Any person reserving or purchasing travel services offered by Good Times Travel, Inc., (hereinafter referred to as “GTT”)
Good Times reserves the right to correct promotional or pricing errors at any time. Tour and cruise prices are based on              in this catalog accepts the following conditions. GTT is responsible to you in making arrangements for the travel services
costs, charges, tariffs, rates, prices, taxes, levies and exchange rates as of August, 2009. Should any of these costs change,       offered in this catalog, including, but not limited to transportation, accommodations, sightseeing, meals, and tickets. The
Good Times reserves the right to recover these from you.                                                                             carriers, hotels and other suppliers providing tour services are independent contractors and are not agents or employees of
                                                                                                                                     GTT. GTT acts only as an agent of the air carrier and/or the cruise line, while for all other purposes, GTT does not act as
INCLUDED IN PACKAGE PRICE                                                                                                            an agent for any party whatsoever. GTT is not responsible for the willful or negligent acts and/or omissions of such suppliers
See each specific package description for inclusions. Generally all tour prices include the services of a Tour Director for the      or of any air carrier and/or cruise line or their respective employees, agents, or representatives, including, but not limited to,
duration of the tour, services of the driver, all sightseeing, land transportation, luggage handling of one piece of luggage, and    their failure to deliver or their partial or inadequate delivery of services. All certificates and other travel documents for travel
the following if applicable and specified in the package description: airfare, air-related taxes and fees, hotel accommodations,     services issued by GTT are subject to the terms and conditions specified by the supplier and to the laws of the countries in
roundtrip airport-hotel transfers (with the purchase of group airfare), local guides, meals, admissions, and tips for bellmen        which the services are supplied. Neither GTT, nor any representative, employee or affiliate shall be liable for any accident,
and meals included in the itinerary. Cruise Host services are dependent on the number of participants.                               injury, death, property damage, delay, inconvenience, loss of enjoyment, upset, distress or frustration, or personal loss to you
                                                                                                                                     or to those traveling with you in connection with any accommodations, transportation, or other travel services, or resulting
NOT INCLUDED IN PACKAGE PRICE                                                                                                        directly or indirectly from any occurrences or conditions beyond GTT’s control, including but not limited to, weather,
Travel protection/insurance, home to airport transfers, meals not in the itinerary, tips for meals not included in the itinerary,    acts of terrorism, war, defects in vehicles, breakdown in equipment, strikes, theft, delay or cancellation of, or changes in
passport and visa fees, personal expenses, excess baggage handling, airline-imposed baggage handling, optional excursions,           itinerary or schedules. GTT will not have liability regarding provision of medical care or the adequacy of any care that may
and tips to Tour Directors, Local Guides, motorcoach drivers and van/limo drivers. The price does not include any expenses           be rendered. It is understood that GTT will use its best efforts to ensure that adequate measures are taken. GTT reserves
if you leave the tour at your own volition, due to illness, or due to any event beyond our control. Further, should inclement        the right to decline to accept or retain any person as a member of any tour or vacation at its discretion. GTT and/or their
weather and other conditions beyond our control prevent or delay departure of a scheduled airplane, ship, boat, train, or            Tour Directors retain the right to terminate the participation (without refund) of any group member at their discretion,
motorcoach and additional hotel nights or other expenses are incurred, all additional costs are solely your responsibility.          if such person’s health, actions or general deportment impede the operation of the tour and/or causes any hardship or loss
                                                                                                                                     of enjoyment to the Tour Director and/or other tour members. In such case there will be no refund to the tour member
LAND-ONLY PRICE
                                                                                                                                     for the unused portion of the tour, and all additional expenses incurred, such as airline ticket change penalties, transfers to
While all domestic tour prices involving air flights include the round-trip airfare from Southern California, you may purchase
                                                                                                                                     the airport etc., will be the sole responsibility of the tour member whose membership was terminated. GTT is not liable
the tour at a “land only” price. Contact our office or visit our website for the specified airfare credit for each tour.
                                                                                                                                     for any expenses or damages incurred by any tour member. GTT reserves the right to cancel or alter at their discretion
ACCOMMODATIONS                                                                                                                       and without notice, any tour including, but not limited to, change of dates, routing, change of hotels, meals, shows and/or
Prices are per person and double prices are based on two persons sharing a twin-bedded room with private bath and/or shower.         sightseeing services of any tour in this catalog or any literature pertaining to a GTT travel package. All pricing is subject to
Triple/quad occupancy is based on three/four people sharing existing bedding arrangements; rollaway beds are not necessarily         change. GTT reserves the right to correct promotional or pricing errors at any time, or increase the program price in the
included in triple/quad prices. Special room requests such as smoking/non-smoking, adjacent, connecting, view, near elevator,        event of cost increases due to changes in airfare, currency fluctuations, park fee increases, taxes, fuel surcharges, etc.. Park-
or lower-level must be made at time of deposit and are subject to additional charges. These requests cannot be guaranteed            ing at any of GTT’s designated departure points is at your own risk. GTT is not liable for any theft or damage to vehicles
and are based on availability at the time of check-in. Hotels listed in the itineraries are intended to be used, however from        left at designated departure points or costs related to, and not limited to towing or retrieval of towed vehicles. GTT is not
time to time alternate hotels may be used. These alternate hotels will be of a standard similar to those advertised. On some         responsible, nor can it assume liability for loss or damage to luggage and personal effects due to breakage, theft, ordinary
occasions, triple/quad occupancy may not be available because of bed/room size or fire codes.                                        wear and tear, or through hotel, airline and group carrier handling, or other forces beyond our control. Participants may
                                                                                                                                     be photographed for promotional purposes. No person, other than an authorized representative of GTT by a document
Single Accommodations                                                                                                                in writing, is authorized to vary, add, or waive any term or condition set forth in the preceding provisions. A contract is
A supplement must be added to cover hotel or cruise cabin costs for our single travelers. Since most hotels and cruise ships limit   made when payment is received by Good Times Travel, Inc. of Fountain Valley, CA and any dispute shall be governed by
the number of single rooms, singles should deposit early. Paying the single price does not imply a seat alone on the coach.          California law and subject to the jurisdiction of the County of Orange, CA. Note: Terms and conditions are subject to
26 | www.goodtimestravel.com                                                                                                         change. Please refer to www.goodtimestravel.com for current policies.
 common questions                                                                                       departure points
Is there still space available on a tour?                                         CON 	Conant Street Lot, Long Beach
Browse our website which is kept up-to-date with tour availability, or contact                                                                                                                         Located near the corner of
                                                                                                                           CARSON ST.
our office to determine tour availability. Because tours sell out quickly we                                                                                                                           Conant St. and Clark St.




                                                                                      LAKEWOOD BLVD.
recommend that you reserve and pay for your space as soon as you know                                                     Long Beach City College                                                      in City College lot “O”




                                                                                                                                                                     BELLFLOWER BLVD.
you want to go.                                                                                                                                                                                        at 4900 Conant St. across
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Conant St. from the Vet-
How do I know I always have the most updated tour listing?




                                                                                                           FACULTY AVE.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       erans Stadium lot. Park




                                                                                                                                                         CLARK ST.
                                                                                                                                 Veterans                                                   605
On all of our tours and in our office we provide a News & Tour Update that                                                                                                                             in the stalls in front of
lists new and available tours. Go to our web site at www.goodtimestravel.com                                                     Stadium
                                                                                                                                   Lot                                                                 the former Boeing/Alteon
to access new tours and check tour availability. There you can register for our                                                                                                                        building (now known as
E-mailer. E-mailer subscribers are always notified of new tours first.                                                                                                                                 “Building “O”). Coach
                                                                                                         CONANT ST.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       will pull up on Conant
Do you offer travel insurance/protection for cancellation?                                                PARK HERE                             4900                                                   St. in front of the same
Yes and we highly recommend it. For all multi-day tours, we provide an                                                                         Conant                                   N
                                                                                                                                                                                                       building/Lot “O”. See
optional travel insurance plan. Prices start at just $16 p.p.                                                             405
                                                                                                                                                                                                       map to the left.
If I can’t make a tour, can a friend go?
On most tours that don’t involve air travel or train travel, someone may go       FV 	Good Times Travel office, Fountain Valley
in your place, so as to avoid cancellation charges. Please notify our office                                                                                                                           Located at the Good
of replacements.                                                                     Magnolia St.
                                                                                                                                405                                                                    Times Travel office at the
                                                                                        Exit                                    WARNER AVE.                                                            corner of Warner Ave. and
Where do your tours depart from?                                                                                                                                                                       Magnolia St., next to the
Departure points are listed to the right on this page. Each tour description                                                                                                                           CVS Pharmacy in Foun-


                                                                                  BEACH AVE.
lists the departure points and times for that tour. All multi-day tours depart                                            LOAD                                       Warner Ave.




                                                                                                       MAGNOLIA ST.
                                                                                                                                                                      West Exit                        tain Valley. Park in the lot
from all points.                                                                                                           HERE                                                                        behind our office adjacent
                                                                                                                                                                       N                               to La Paloma St.. Board
What type of motorcoaches do you use?
                                                                                                                                                                                                       the motorcoach directly
The luxury coaches that we use on our tours have large windows for best view-                                              CVS        G.T.T.   PARK                                                    in front of our office. See
ing, reclining seats, DVD/CD players, air-conditioning and a restroom.                                                                          HERE                                                   map to the left.
                                                                                                                                                        LA PALOMA AVE.
Will I receive tickets and seat assignments before the departure date?
Other than a payment receipt or travel documents related to your multi-day                                                                SLATER AVE.
tour, our office will not send tickets. These will be provided to you by your
Tour Director on the motorcoach. Seat assignments are provided by your
Tour Director on the first day of the tour. Seating priority is based on the
                                                                                  LHS 	Laguna Hills Mall Near Sears - Laguna Hills
order in which payment is received by our office – unpaid reservations do                                                                                                                              Located at the Laguna
                                                                                                                                                   5
not guarantee seat assignments. Seating requests are never guaranteed.                                                                                                                                 Hills Mall in Laguna
                                                                                                                                      AVENIDA LA CARLOTA
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Hills. Enter the parking
What is the pacing or physical demands on your tours?                                                                                               PARK                   PARK
                                                                                                                                                                            &                          lot near Sears on the west


                                                                                                                                                                                            OAKBROOK
                                                                                  RIDGE ROUTE DR.




Tour pacing and physical demands (walking, stairs, etc.) varies by each tour,                                                                       HERE                   RIDE
                                                                                                                                                                                                       side of the mall from La


                                                                                                                                                                                             VILLAGE
                                                                                                       EL TORO RD.




however every tour involves some level of walking and entering/exiting the                                                                                                                             Carlota. Park in spaces
                                                                                                                          LAGUNA HILLS                                                                 next to the movie mar-
motorcoach. We do our best to provide the most information we can in                                                          MALL
                                                                                                                                       SEARS
the tour description or itinerary. Know that on any tour you may stay on                                                                                                                               quee along La Carlota.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Parking permitted for
the motorcoach should you not wish to disembark at a specific destination.
                                                                                                                                                           N




                                                                                                                                                                                                       single-day tour depar-
Should I tip the driver or Tour Director?                                                                                              PASEO DE VALENCIA                                               tures only - NO overnight
Tipping your Tour Director and Driver is customary and is recognized in the                                                               MOULTON PKWY.
                                                                                                                                                                                                       parking permitted). See
industry as an appreciation for a job well done and motivation to exceed your                                                                                                                          map to the left.
expectations. We do not include a gratuity in the tour price. An industry
suggestion for gratuities for all tours is $3-$5 per person/per day.              LH5 	Laguna Woods, Clubhouse 5 - Laguna Woods
What if I have a group of people that would like to go on a tour?      Enter through Gate #9 off El Toro Road. Wait outside of Clubhouse #5. A Laguna
                                                                       Woods pass is required to enter and park here. Good Times Travel is not authorized to
We customize & operate tours for many group leaders. We can also block
                                                                       grant permission to enter Laguna Woods.
space on any of our existing tours so there is no required minimum group
size. If you have a group, contact our office so we can inform you of the
benefits of traveling with us and the benefits to the group leader.               SBL 	Leisure World Amphitheatre, Seal Beach
                                                                                  A Leisure World “pass” is required to park here. Good Times Travel is not authorized to
Do you have a website?                                                             grant permission to enter Leisure World.
Our website at www. goodtimestravel.com is always up-to-date with new
tours, tour availability and features the ability to search our tours for specifi- See each day tour for a list of the departure points served and the times.
cally what you’re looking for.                                                      All departure points are served on multi-day tours. Note that parking is at
Can you help me plan my cruise vacation?                                            our own risk at all points. A Good Times Travel parking permit (provided
Yes, our cruise experts can assist you with any cruise – Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii, by your Tour Director on the day of the tour) is required at CON, FV
Mediterranean, etc. Contact us for the best rates and service when planning (multi-day tours only) and LHS. No overnight parking at LHS.
your next cruise – any destination, any cruise line, any number of people.
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