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Classical Tour and Island Cruise
July 7-18, 2008

WITH DR. LENA HATZICHRONOGLOU
Classicist,  Life Coach , and  Founder of  “HELLENIC  VISIONS”

Renew your Spirit, Learn, Enjoy, Celebrate Life

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| Overview | Athens | Places we visit |
| About Dr. Lena Hatzichronoglou |
| Price of Tour | Tour includes | Not Included |
|  Island Cruise | General Information  |
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| Cancellations/Refunds |Itinerary |

Classical Tour

Athens
Mycenae
Epidaurus
Olympia
Delphi
Meteora

Thermopylae

Island Cruise to

Mykonos,
Kusadasi (Ephesus, House of Virgin Mary)
Patmos (the island of the apocalyptic revelations of St. John the Divine)
Crete (Heraclion and Knossos)
Santorini (the island which might have been the lost Atlantis)

Greece is a mystical place of the human spirit. In this land, the ancient and the modern, the light and the darkness, the rational and the irrational, mysteriously blend, creating a whole, which only the heart can fully comprehend and appreciate.

Hellenic Visions invites you to join Dr. Lena Hatzichronoglou in visiting Greece, and in opening your heart to the beauty, harmony, and balance, which Hellenism has always sought to express. Through the Greek language, literature, art, and architecture, philosophy, politics, myth and drama, you will be guided to experience the magical spell of this unique place, in which, the sacredness of your own spirit will be honored and celebrated.

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ATHENS

The Erechtheion on the Athenian Acropolis

Athens, the capital of modern Greece, is one of the most cosmopolitan cities of the Mediterranean world.
The hill of the Acropolis is the crowning glory of Athens. We will see the famous temple, dedicated to
goddess Athena, called Parthenon, the Erechtheion, the Temple of Athena Nike, the Propylaia. On this hill we will experience Greece’s entire history: its mythical past, its tumultuous politics of the classical period, its Ottoman occupation, its present challenges. We will also visit the Ancient Agora, the hills of Areopagus, Pnyx and the Nymphs, as well as the Temple of the Olympian Zeus with Hadrian’s Arch next to it, the National Museum, the Lycabettus Hill, the National Garden, the Panathenaic Stadium, the Plateia Syntagmatos with the Parliament House, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the Changing of the Guard. We will enjoy the humor and warmth of the Greek people by walking through the Monastiraki Flea Market, or by stopping for a meal at a lively taverna of the restored old Athenian district of Plaka.

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ISLAND CRUISE

Island Cruise to Mykonos, Kusadasi (Ephesus), Patmos, Heraclion (Knossos, Crete) Santorini

The island of Santorini

There will be plenty of opportunity to learn, visit sites and museums, marvel at history, delight at magnificent, breath taking scenery, enjoy the sun at inviting beaches, experience the magic of Greek drama at  ancient theater sites, enjoy the city life among the Greeks, and have fun strolling around and contemplating at Greek cafes.

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Dr. Lena Hatzichronoglou was born in Greece, and she is passionate about sharing her Greek Experience with people.  She holds a BA in Classics, Byzantine, and Modern Greek from the University of Athens, an MA in Classics from the Catholic University of America, and a Ph.D. in Classics from the Johns Hopkins University. She has also done studies and research at the University of Chicago, Yeshiva University, Dartmouth College, and the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. She is the recipient of many grants including grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities. She is a member of many professional associations, and her biography has been included in numerous Who’s Who. She is also the recipient of three teaching excellence awards, and she has given numerous talks both in professional meetings and as an invited guest speaker. She has taught the Greek Language, Literature and Culture of all periods at several institutions including the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Florida, Macomb Community College, and Wayne State University, where she was the Modern Greek Studies Director between 1990 and 1997. Recently she has established herself as  a Life Coach,  Public Speaker and Translator, and she is the founder and president of Hellenic Visions.

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PRICE OF THE TOUR:  $ 4,346  (Excellent Value)

DEPOSIT:
$ 500 ($100.00 non refundable) deposit is required to reserve your seat

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THE COST INCLUDES:

·          Round-trip air (leaving and returning to Detroit) (including taxes)

·          Deluxe air-conditioned motor coach with an English speaking guide included

·          All Hotel accommodations (6 nights) with full buffet breakfast daily (double occupancy)

·          Athens City tour including the Acropolis and its Museum

·          4-Day Classical Tour trip  with first class accommodations with breakfast and dinner daily

·          4-Day Cruise to the Greek Islands and Turkey with Louis Cruises with inside cat. “F” cabins and all meals included on board (the land trips on the Cruise are not included)

·          All transfers included as per our itinerary

·          All Museums and Site Entrance Fees as per our itinerary (less shore excursions)

·          Daily presentations and group discussions with Dr. Lena Hatzichronoglou

·          Porterage of 1 suitcase per person at hotels included

·          Hotel taxes and service charges included

·          USTOA 1 Million Dollar Consumer Protection Plan at no additional charge

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THE COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Lunches
  • Drinks  other than water (not bottled) and coffee with your meals
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Travel Documents (Passport etc.)
  • Souvenirs and mementos
  • Cruise Excursions

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Dr. Lena Hatzichronoglou at
HELLENIC VISIONS
Tel.: (586) 296-0748
Fax: (586) 296-6774
e-mail: lena@hellenicvisions.com
web site: www.hellenicvisions.com

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GENERAL INFORMATION & TOUR CONDITIONS

LIMITED RESPONSIBILITY

HELLENIC VISIONS and or their agents, sub-agents and employees shall not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, accident delay or irregularity which may be occasioned either by reason of defect in any vehicle of transportation or for any reason whatsoever or through the acts of default of any company or person engaged in conveying the passenger while carrying out the arrangements of the tour. They cannot accept responsibility for losses or additional expenses, due to delay or changes in air or other services, sickness, weather, strike, war, quarantine, or other causes. All such losses or expenses are borne by the passenger. Baggage transportation is entirely at owners’ risk.

The tour operators (and/or their representatives) act only as agents for transportation companies and other companies. The responsibility of the tour operators and /or their representatives is limited. The tour operators and /or their agents will not accept any responsibility in the event of damage, loss, accident, illness, delay or other irregularity due to defects in any vehicle used for transportation or the fault or default of any company or person employed in the organization of the transportation. The tour operators and /or their representatives are not responsible for any fault or default of negligence by any hotel owner or his employees. The tour operators reserve the right to decline to accept or retain any person and to change or cancel the tours, if necessary, for any reason. The airline ticket shall, when issued, constitute the sole contract between the passenger and the airline. The airline is not to be held responsible for any act, omission or event, when the passengers are not on board its aircraft. Any deposit will represent acceptance of the above-mentioned conditions.

PERSONAL INSURANCE

You are strongly advised to purchase personal insurance to cover costs of illness, accident, loss, etc. 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Dr. Lena Hatzichronoglou at
HELLENIC VISIONS
Tel.: (586) 296-0748
Fax: (586) 296-6774
e-mail: lena@hellenicvisions.com
web site: www.hellenicvisions.com

I have read, I understand, and I agree to the above conditions

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PRICE OF THE TOUR:

(Excellent Value)
$ 500 ($300.00 non refundable) deposit required to reserve your seat

*If you wish, you can extend your stay in Greece for no additional travel cost  (not including your additional days’ accommodations), but you will have to indicate this upon confirming your reservation.

Single Accommodations: Rates for single hotel rooms are
extra ($700)

CANCELLATIONS/REFUNDS

‘INDIVIDUAL PASSENGER CANCELLATION’

No refund or adjustment can be made for any unused portion of the tour package.

Personal Travel Insurance is not included but is strongly recommended.
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