Jaguar Journeys - Alumni Travel

The University of South Alabama National Alumni Association is proud to announce our 2016 tours! Exclusive to our alumni, these unique travel programs offer exciting opportunities to explore the globe in ways that connect you as a traveler to the people, places and cultures of your destination. From exotic locales in distant lands to in-depth journeys in more familiar destinations, you will find an expansive variety of programs and educational opportunities, along with first-class accommodations featuring exceptional service and cuisine, all at affordable prices. We invite you to explore your world as a Jaguar Journeys traveler.

European Hideaways - Oceania Cruises

Date: October 22-30, 2015 Riviera
Price: From $2,229 per person, double occupancy (airfare included from select cities)
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Early Booking Deadline Extended to June 30, 2015

From quaint villages fringed by sparkling blue seas to cosmopolitan cities graced with enchanting architecture, experience classic European destinations as you cruise aboard the graceful Oceania Cruises Riviera to Spain, France, Monaco and Italy. Depart Barcelona for the gloriousisland of Mallorca and the lovely city of Palma. Marvel at its massive Gothic cathedral and circular castle overlooking the harbor, relax amid the windmill-dotted countryside or stroll the cobbled streets of Old Palma. Next, take in the colorful French city of Marseille or explore the rich Provençal countryside dotted with quaint villages and medieval towns. Then stop in glamorous Monte Carlo, a small, affluent enclave famous for its casino and its stunning locale on the Riviera’s winding Grand Corniche. Sail to Italy and visit the fishing village turned resort town, Portofino, a modern playground of villas and yachts, and see the charming cliffside villages of Italy’s renowned Cinque Terre. Explore the magnificent Renaissance museums and architecture of legendary Florence, stand before Pisa’s famous Leaning Tower, or admire the picturesque rolling hills of Tuscany, before disembarking in Civitavecchia, the port of Rome.

European Hideaways

Cuban Discovery

Date: April 2-10, 2016
Price: From $5399 per person, double occupancy (airfare included from select cities)
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Cradled between the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea, just 90 miles from Florida, lies an island of pivotal history and lush natural beauty, of rich artistic tradition and architectural grandeur. Off-limits to most American travelers for half a century, Cuba—one of the world’s most enigmatic countries—is ready for you to unravel its mysteries.

As diplomatic relations between Cuba and the U.S. continue to develop, now is the perfect time to experience this long-isolated nation on the verge of great transformation. Join us on an extraordinary people-to-people exchange, specially designed to reveal the authentic spirit and culture of Cuba—where 1950s-era automobiles still roll past magnificent Spanish colonial buildings. Together we’ll encounter the true heart and soul of this colorful country by engaging with the diverse, inspiring people who call it home.  

Cuba

Shades of Ireland 

Date: March 7-16, 2016
Price: From $3099 per person, double occupancy (airfare included from select cities)
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Discover the Irish spirit as you travel through magical Ireland, passing landscapes of rolling hills and its forty shades of green. Get to know the warmth of an Irish welcome on your adventure that takes you to Dublin, Waterford, Killarney and Limerick. Make a stop at the historic House of Waterford Crystal where you’ll discover the secrets of creating crystal masterpieces. Visit Blarney Castle and embrace the opportunity to kiss the famous Blarney Stone. Visit the stunning 700-foot-high Cliffs of Moher for awe-inspiring views of the Atlantic.

Ireland

Treasures of Northern California

Date:  August 7-15, 2016
Price: From $3199 per person, double occupancy (airfare included from select cities)
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From its most popular cities – to fertile valleys and historic gold rush towns – many hidden treasures await as you explore northern California. Your tour opens in San Francisco, the beautiful “City by the Bay”. Visit Fisherman’s Wharf and the Golden Gate Bridge. View unique rock formations and pristine wilderness as you travel through Yosemite National Park. Travel over the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the resort town of Lake Tahoe. Climb aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train as you travel through California’s treasured vineyards and arrive in Napa, one of the world’s premier wine destinations.

Napa

Adriatic Gems 

Date:  November 1-9, 2016
Price: From $2399 per person, double occupancy (airfare included from select cities)
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Join fellow Jaguar travelers on this 7-night luxury cruise from Rome to Venice. Travel to intriguing ports of call including Naples and Catania, Italy, Argostoli, Greece, Kotor, Montenegro, Zadar, Croatia, and Koper, Slovenia with the leader in Alumni travel – GoNext and its preferred cruise partner, Oceania Cruises. From quaint villages fringed by sparkling blue seas to cosmopolitan cities graced with enchanting architecture, experience classic European destinations aboard the Riviera, which boasts the finest cuisine at sea.

Adriatic