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Adventures Afloat: Irish American Connections: Emigrant Stories on the Queen Mary 2

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Program #20331RJ
18 Days | 17 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 45 total, 15 breakfasts, 14 lunches, 16 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; Vegetarian; Low Salt; Gluten Free.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Imperial Hotel: Cork., 4 nights
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: AVEDA Lifestyle Salon and Spa.

Contact info:
South Mall
Cork, Co. Cork. Ireland
phone: +353 21 4274040.
web: http://www.flynnhotels.com/Imperial_Hotel_Cork

Room amenities: Satellite TV, radio, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, coffee and tea making facilities.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar and meeting rooms on site .

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Ashling Hotel: Dublin., 2 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Ashling is located in the heart of historic Dublin adjacent to Heuston Station, Dublin Zoo, Kilmainham Gaol and on the Luas red line.

Contact info:
Parkgate Street
Dublin 8, Ireland
phone: +353 1 677 2324
web: www.ashlinghotel.ie

Room amenities: Direct Dial Telephone, Multi Channel Television, Complimentary WiFi access,In room safe, Hairdryer, Tea/coffee making tray.

Facility amenities: 180 Seater restaurant, Chesterfield Brasserie and Iveagh Bar.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hilton Portsmouth: Portsmouth, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Modern hotel close to Portsmouth harbour.

Ship Information: N/A.

Contact info:
Eastern Road
Farlington
Portmouth, PO6 1UN UK:England
phone: +44 23 92 219111
web: www.hilton.com/portsmouth

Room amenities: Plasma television, clock radio, tea and coffee making facilities. High-speed internet access surcharge). Wake up calls.

Facility amenities: Tradewinds Restaurant and Bar. Gym, Health Club, tennis courts. Hiar salon. 24 room service. Safe deposit box at Front Desk.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Queen Mary II.: Queen Mary 2, 8 nights
Type: Cruise Ship

Ship Information: Having made her debut in January of 2004, the stylish and grand 12-deck, transatlantic liner Queen Mary 2, built by Cunard and under British Registry, represents the pinnacle of maritime achievement. At 1,132' long and 131' wide (150,000 tons) and cruising at 28.5 knots she can carry 3,090 passengers (of whom a maximum of 44 are Participants). Group dining in the Britannia Restaurant.

Contact info:
N/A.
N/A.
, NY 00000 USA
phone: 800-576-1172
web: www.cunard.co.uk

Room amenities: Direct-Dial telephone & data port outlet. Refrigerator, safe, hair dryer . Interactive TV with multi-language film and music channels. 220V British 3-pin and 110V 2-pin sockets. Mini-refrigerator, bathrobe and slippers, 24-hour room service.

Facility amenities: Public areas linked by elevators include restaurants, bars, library, lounges, theater, casino, spa club, gym, sun decks and pool.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

New York Marriott Downtown: New York City, 1 nights
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The only Marriott hotel centrally located in Lower Manhattan, New York City's Financial District, and within walking distance to Wall Street and NYSE.

Contact info:
85 West Street at Albany Street
New York, NY 10006 USA
phone: 121-238-5490 x0
web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/nycws-new-york-marriott-downtown/

Room amenities: This hotel near Wall Street features 497 newly renovated guest rooms, including 7 suites. Hotel rooms offer the new Revive bed, 300 thread-count linens, down comforters and marble bathrooms. Some guest rooms offer views of the Statue of Liberty, New York City Harbor, or Wall Street. This downtown Manhattan hotel near Wall Street offers a state-of-the-art hotel fitness center. High-tech amenities include high-speed internet access and flat-screen TVs in all guest rooms.

Facility amenities: All public areas non-smoking, Beauty shop nearby (referral at front desk), Cash machine/ATM, Coffee/tea in-room, Concierge Lounge Hours, Concierge desk, Evening turndown service, Florist, Foreign exchange, Gift/newsstand, Housekeeping service daily, Local restaurant dinner delivery, Newspaper delivered to room on request, Newspaper in lobby, Phone calls: toll-free, Room service, 6:00 AM-12:00 AM, Safe deposit boxes, front desk, Valet dry-cleaning, Virtual Concierge Available

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after:
Write to Adventures Afloat at Road Scholar in Boston or email afloatops@roadscholar.org

Check out time: 11:00 AM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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16 nights of accommodations
45 meals: 15 breakfasts, 14 lunches, 16 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips
2 Performances

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