Friday, January 29, 2010
Study Trip to the Cotswolds, UK Presented through: Heritage Resources Centre
TOUR LEAVES SUNDAY JUNE 27, 2010 FROM TORONTO TO LONDON GATWICK
FIVE DAY STAY IN OXFORD WITH FOUR DAYS TOURING IN THE COTSWOLD HILLS
RETURN SUNDAY JULY 4, 2010 – DIFFERENT RETURN DATE CAN BE ARRANGED SUBJECT TO ADDITIONAL CHARGE
Come and tour the Cotswolds with us. This area of England is known for its scenic villages, historic architecture and as a Regional Destination for Heritage Tourism. We will learn from local people about how the small towns and villages promote themselves cooperatively and attract tourists. We will meet local tourism officials, site operators, entrepreneurs and cultural experts.
The tour leaves on Sunday June 27, 2010 from Toronto. We fly to Gatwick Airport in London and arrive Monday June 28, 2010. Return flight from London is on July 4th but different return date can arranged subject to a surcharge of $100.
The Tour Includes:
Return Flight Bus from Gatwick to Oxford
5 nights bed & breakfast in Oxford Brooks University Residence (Private single rooms with ensuite bath - very basic university rooms but walking distance fro central Oxford)
4 days of touring in a coach with local guide Mike Breakell, former Senior Lecturer in Planning and current District Councillor
Professor Robert Shipley will meet the tour in Oxford
Details Subject to Change
Day 1- Check in to Residence, optional walking tour of Oxford, free time
Day 2- North Cotswolds - Chipping Norton, Morton-on-Marsh, Stow
Day 3- Southern Area – Lechlade, Cirencester, Cheltenham
Day 4- Central Cotswolds - Burford, Whitney and meetings with tourism officials
Day 5- Trip to Bath
The cost is $1,800.00 per person with a limit of 23 people
Includes the flight, five days bed and breakfast and tour.
Lunches and dinners are not included
To Register Please E-mail
A $200 deposit will be required to hold your spot
Full Payment by March 15, 2010.
Make Cheques Payable to: Robert Shipley In the Memo Line: Cotswold Trip