Butler Alumni Travel Program
Butler is pleased to provide great vacation opportunities
through our Alumni Travel Program. Our partnerships with Go Next for unforgettable cruise
adventures and Orbridge for
exciting land-based adventures allows Butler to offer vacation
packages at special rates to alumni, parents, and friends of
the University. Our most recent trips have included Italian,
Paris, Swiss Alps, Mediterranean and European adventures!
2015 Alumni Travel Packages
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Cruise the radiant turquoise waters of the Caribbean aboard the
exquisite Riviera, Oceania Cruises' newest vessel offering elegant
accommodations, unparalleled service and the finest cuisine at sea.
Set sail from Miami and cruise to the
spectacular islands of Puerto Rico, St. Barts, Antigua, St. Lucia,
St. Maarten and the Bahamas. Discover cosmopoli Nassau, where
lovely Victorian mansions, pastel parliament buildings, and
weathered 18th-century forts mingle with posh hotels and casinos.
In San Juan, meander cobblestone streets past centuries-old Spanish
colonial buildings, imposing fortresses and glitzy resorts, before
sailing to glamorous Gustavia, a haven of shimmering white-sand
beaches and upscale resorts. Explore Antigua's bustling, historic
port of St. John's, admire the charming gingerbread houses lining
the harbor at Castries, and take in storybook Dutch architecture in
Philipsburg. From sweeping, moon-white sands
lapped by sparkling, aqua seas to pastel colonial towns rich with
glorious architecture and history, discover paradise on this
10-night Caribbean sojourn.
In the famed Valpolicella and Trentino wine regions, visit
picturesque vineyards, discover local varietals, and enjoy exclusive tastings and
presentations. While chefs and producers divulge secrets of their
crafts, sample the
best of Northern Italy's specialties like gnocchi di pane, savoryspiedini and sweet sbrisolona. Take in the area's
layered history, with visits to Verona's 2,000-year-old Roman
arena, contrasting with the magnificent medieval Castelvecchioalong the
River Adige; and the medieval walled city of
Explore some of the most important parks and reserves in
East Africa, each at different times part of the Great Migration: the
epic circular route of 1.6 million herbivores on their quest for
survival. Participate in up to 12 game
by an Orbridge Expedition Leader and expert naturalist guides
aboard safari-outfitted Land Cruisers. Visit Oldupai Gorge, the
"Cradle of Humanity"; and spend a full day at Ngorongoro
Crater-home to year-round populations of lion, leopard, black
rhino, hyena, wildebeest, buffalo, elephant, and zebra. Retreat
to deluxe lodges
and tented camps, each uniquely beautiful and authentic in décor.
Encounter local cultures on guided village,
school, and plantation visits in Mto wa Mbu and a fishing village
on the shore of Lake Victoria.
For additional information:
To request a detailed brochure and ensure you are on the mailing
list to receive information, please contact the alumni
office or call toll free at (800) 368-6852, ext. 9946.