Trips & Trip Updates
We are planning an Alaskan Cruise for May of 2016. This will give you almost a year to make your plans and be able to save up. This is a 9 Day/8 Night Cruise from Seattle, Washington and includes van to RDU, round trip flight to Seattle, 1 night hotel in Seattle, your cruise (inclusive), port charges, fees, taxes and transfers to and from the ship. The only things not included are tips on the cruise and your spending money. There are a number of cabin options (inside, outside and balcony), so stop by the office for more information on the options and pricing. Anyone signing up in June, will get a reduced deposit. Remember that you can pay a little at a time for our trips to help you. Trip insurance is also available. Alaska trip is air and cruise. Transportation will be provided from the center to RDU.
NEW FOR 2016
Boston & Cape Ann, MA -- June 15-21, 2016: This trip will be 7 days/6 nights. Trip includes transportation, 6 nights lodging, 10 meals (6 breakfasts and 4 dinners), guided tour of Boston, Faneuil Hall, Quincy marketplace, JFK Library and Museum, Guided tour of Coastal Massachusetts, Lexington and Concord and more. Cost is $595.00 per person (double occupancy).
New Orleans -- September 18-24, 2016: This will be 7 days/6 nights. Trip includes transportation, 6 nights lodging, 10 meals (6 breakfasts and 4 dinners), visit to the WW II Museum, guided tour of New Orleans, guided tour of Louisiana plantation, riverboat cruise on the Mississippi River, Harrah's Casino and more. Cost is $599.00 person (double occupancy).
NEW FOR 2017
Amelia Island, St. Augustine, Jacksonville, Florida -- February 6-10, 2017: This will be 5 days/4 nights. Trip will include transportation, 4 nights lodging, 8 meals (4 breakfasts and 4 dinners), visit to the Fountain of Youth, Historic Kingsley Plantation and guided tours of Amelia Island, St. Augustine and Jacksonville, narrated cruise on the St. John's River, dinner party with entertainment and more. More information, including cost will be available after the first of the year.
The Day Trip brochure will be ready on February 12, 2016. Trips start in March, so you will have time to sign up. Look for great trips that include entertainment, sightseeing, nature and lots more. Please remember that because we have only the 2 vans, space is limited, so sign up early.
**You will receive your bus and van seating arranges when you have paid a trip in full.
**Day trips must be paid in full in advance in order to have your name added to the list.
**All prices for overnight trips are based on double occupancy.
**Boston, New Orleans & Florida are bus trips. Alaska is flying. All other trips are by 15 passenger van.
**Deposit policies vary by trip.
**More information is available in the office.
SENIOR CENTER TRAVEL CLUB
Western Mediterranean Cruise for 2016: Please join the travel club cruising the Mediterranean. This cruise will be a 7 day Western Mediterranean cruise from Barcelona, Spain on October 16-23, 2016 on the Royal Caribbean Harmony of the Seas. Come and enjoy this time with the Wilson Senior Center Travel Club. This trip includes train from Wilson, NC to New York and return on Friday, October 15, 2016; one night hotel accommodation, airfare from New York to Barcelona, Spain, transfer to and from the ship and travel insurance. More information in the office at the Center.
Everyone is welcome to attend the Travel Club meetings every first Monday of the month at 10:00 am in the kitchen. The meeting will be held on February 1, 2016.