Journey to London and Paris with Dr. Joe Cafaro
You experienced a global education as a student—now travel the globe as a graduate.
Join your LaGrange friends for this young alumni travel adventure:
London to Paris: World War II
In just one week, retrace the events of D-Day with Professor Joe Cafaro, following
the path from London to Portsmouth to the shores of Normandy, then traveling the
liberation route to Paris. Step back in time at important World War II sites in
London. Then cross the English Channel, delving into the poignant events of June
1944 with a military historian. Stroll the legendary beaches and the cratered cliff
top at Pointe du Hoc, and visit villages that still bear the vestiges of war.
Enjoy free time each evening as well as an afternoon in London and Paris.
9 days/7 nights
London (3), Caen (1), Paris (3)
Departure Date: April 28, 2018
Return Date: May 6, 2018
US Gateway: Atlanta
Overnight flight from Atlanta to London.
DAY 2: LONDON
Arrival. Meet travel director and transfer to hotel. Orientation walk; dinner.
DAY 3: LONDON
Guided tour with WWII focus. Visit the Cabinet War Rooms and the Imperial War
DAY 4: LONDON
Morning tour of the British Museum. Afternoon and evening free.
DAY 5: CAEN
Drive to Portsmouth. Visit the D-Day Museum. Board ferry to Caen. Dinner on board
ferry. Drive to hotel in Caen for overnight.
DAY 6: PARIS
Drive to Paris. Visit Arromanches, including the 3D Cinema. Visit Colleville sur
Mer to see the American Cemetery and Museum. Omaha Beach and Pointe du Hoc. Dinner
DAY 7: PARIS
Guided tour of the city. The Louvre museum. Dinner.
DAY 8: PARIS
Free day. Farewell dinner.
Transfer to airport for return flight to Atlanta.
[Itinerary order is subject to change.]
Per Person Rates
Double $3779 Single $4329
Optional trip insurance (medical needs while traveling) $65
Optional trip/cancellation (medical needs while traveling and cancelation waiver
for medical reasons) $200
Registration begins June 6 and runs through August 2, 2017. Register as soon as
possible as flights and hotels fill up quickly.
Deposit due at registration: $500 plus trip and trip/cancelation insurance if
you choose to purchase. Balance due December 1, 2017
Registration and payments handled by the Office of Alumni and Community Relations
via credit card or check payable to LaGrange College. Register by email (email@example.com),
by phone (706-880-8244) or in the Alumni and Community Relations Office located
in Smith Hall.
There is an assessment of $150 name change fee plus any additional airline charges
for any registered participant who requests a name change in writing.
Round trip air transportation from Atlanta (including departure fees)
Full time travel director
7 nights’ accommodations in rooms with private bathrooms
7 breakfasts, 7 dinners
All the activities, entrances and transport as per the itinerary
Entrances: bolded in the itinerary
Passport and visa fees*
Beverages with meals
Extra baggage fees (1 item of checked luggage is included)
*It is the traveler’s responsibility to determine what travel documents (such
as passports and visas) are required to enter or connect through all the countries
on the travel program. It is also the traveler’s responsibility to obtain such
Standard Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be submitted in writing, including by email or fax. The date
of the cancellation is the date on which HTP receives the notice. Payments cannot
be transferred to another account.
180 days or more prior to departure:
Full refund less a $200 cancellation fee
179 - 100 days prior to departure:
Full refund less a $350 cancellation fee
99 - 60 days prior to departure:
Full refund less a $1000 cancellation fee
59 days or less prior to departure:
Replacements for cancellations can be accepted until 100 days before departure
for a $150 fee plus any incremental airline fees that are charged