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3rd Annual Homeschool Cruise ~ With Field Trips R Us Homeschooling

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Brought to you by Memories Await Travel, an Affiliate of Classic Travel Connection

WHO: ALL Homeschoolers, friends & family! We also welcome Private & Public School Students with their friends & family as well. All reservations must have at least one school-aged student in their party. We frequently have aunts, uncles and grandparents travel with us too! Every year families book our Homeschool Cruises to use as their graduation trip, family reunion, family vacation, birthday celebration, anniversary getaway or even belated Christmas gift! Don’t forget to let us know your special occasions and we’ll help you celebrate!

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WHAT: 3rd Annual Field Trips R Us Homeschooling Homeschool Cruise

Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean

(Disney or Universal Studios Add-ons Also Available)

Ship: Harmony of the Seas (OASIS CLASS, Built 2015)

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WHEN: 7 nights; Sunday, February 9, 2020 – Sunday, February 16, 2020 (You will need seven days to see & do everything onboard!) Hotel reservations can also be made through FTRU / Memories Await Travel. We ask that everyone arrive into town at least one day prior to sailing to ensure no one misses departure as no refunds are issued for late guests.

WHERE: Port Canaveral, Florida

Itinerary: Eastern Itinerary

Sun 09Feb2020 Port Canaveral, Florida 4:30 PM Boarding
Mon 10Feb2020 Cruising Cruising
Tue 11Feb2020 Cruising Cruising
Wed 12Feb2020 Philipsburg, St.Maarten 8:00 AM 5:00 PM Docked
Thu 13Feb2020 San Juan, Puerto Rico 7:00 AM 4:00 PM Docked
Fri 14Feb2020 Cruising Cruising
Sat 15Feb2020 Perfect Day At Cococay, Bahamas 8:00 AM 5:00 PM Docked
Sun 16Feb2020 Port Canaveral, Florida 6:00 AM Departure

Opening May 2019 “Perfect Day at Coco Cay!”

 

COST:

Your cost will depend on the cabin category & number of guests that you wish to book at that day’s prevailing rate. Refundable Rates & Non-Refundable Rates are Available.

CATEGORIES AVAILABLE:

Only double occupancy rooms are available to be held in a group booking. If you need a single, triple or quad, quint or sextuplet, we can seamlessly add your room into our group. Please email clarissa@classictravelconnection.com for pricing. Interested in a category/ room type not listed here? We can accommodate your request! Send us an email at clarissa@classictravelconnection.com!

6V DOUBLE OCCUPANCY: (Interior, 149 Sq. Feet, Royal King can convert into twin beds, Bathroom, Closet, Living Area, Vanity)

Interior, Category 6V COST: $1,891 FOR A DOUBLE CABIN (not per person)

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2N DOUBLE OCCUPANCY: (Ocean View, 179 Sq. Feet, Royal King can convert into twin beds, Bathroom, Closet, Living Area, Vanity,  Window)

Ocean View, Category 2N COST: $2,063 FOR A DOUBLE CABIN (not per person)

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2J DOUBLE OCCUPANCY (Boardwalk View Balcony / Central Park View Balcony, 182 Sq. Feet, Balcony is 52 Sq. Feet, Royal King can convert into twin beds, Bathroom, Closet, Living Area, Balcony, Vanity)

Boardwalk View Balcony / Central Park View Balcony, Category 2J COST: $2,105 FOR A

DOUBLE CABIN (not per person)

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Handicap Accessible Rooms Also Available, however, due to a limited number, please reserve your room as quickly as possible by emailing to clarissa@classictravelconnection.com

 

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THINGS TO DO:

Ultimate Abyss Slide

FlowRider

Sports Court/ Zip Line

Mini Golf

Windjammer Marketplace

Boardwalk

Youth & Teen Area

Splashaway Bay

Bionic Bar

Pool Deck

Rising Tide Bar

Casino Royale

Central Park

Royal Promenade

Ice Skating Rink

Perfect Storm Slides

Boleros Lounge

The Attic

4 Pools, Including Adults-Only Solarium

Cantilevered Whirlpools

Main Theater

Vitality Fitness Center

Vitality Spa

Shopping

Guest Entertainers

Live Orchestra & Piano Sing-a-longs

GREASE Broadway’s Hit Musical

The Fine Line Mind Blowing Stunt Performers

AquaTheater Shows

Hideaway Heist

Ice Skating Shows

iSkate

Adventure Science Lab

Dance Classes

Pub Performances

Latin Fiesta

Imagination Studio

All Access Tour

Scrapbooking

Guest Lectures

Game Shows

Library & Card Room

Pool Parties

Sports Court

Culinary Classes & Cupcake Classes

Escape Room

Mini Golf

Art Collection

Comedy Club

Street Party

Rock Climbing Wall

On Air Club

Parades

Jewelry Making

Club D.J’s

Outdoor Movie Nights

Sushi Making Classes

Table Tennis

Towel Folding Art

Wine Tasting

Fitness Classes

Theme Nights

Arcade

Carousel

Plethora of Captivating Shows & Original Productions

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DINING OPTIONS:

Jamie’s Italian by Jamie Oliver

Wonderland Imaginative Cusine

Sabor Taqueria & Tequila Bar

150 Central Park (Multi-Course Tasting Menu)

Chops Grille (Signature Steakhouse)

Chef’s Table (Intimate Dining Experience)

Starbucks

Izumi Asian Sushi

Main Dining Rooms

Johnny Rockets

(List to be updated soon!)

 

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

Special FTRU Events!

FTRU Door Decorating Contest!

FTRU Scavenger Hunt with 2020 Trophy awarded to one winner!

Lanyard with Badge

Family Goodie Bag (One per Cabin)

Gratuities ($14.50 per guest per day will be included in your invoice to be paid prior to sailing. If you have a suite category room, your gratuities will be more.)

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WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED (OPTIONAL):

Some activities at Coco Cay

Beverage / Bottled Water Packages

Specialty Dining Package

Group Shore Excursions

Spa / Salon Service Services

Entertainment RESERVATIONS

Voom! Internet, the Fastest Internet at Sea!

Photo Packages

Royal Gifts

Travel Insurance

Port Parking & Hotel

PAYMENT SCHEDULE:

Deposit: Mandatory $500 per cabin

April 2019: Suggested, 1/ 8th of your total

May 2019: Suggested, 1/ 8th of your total

June 2019: Suggested, 1/ 8th of your total

July 2019: Suggested, 1/8th of your total

August 2019: Suggested, 1/8th of your total

September 2019: Suggested, 1/8th of your total

October 2019: Suggested, 1/8th of your total

November 2019: Mandatory 11/1/19 FINAL PAYMENTS (INCLUDING GRATUITIES) DUE!

TRAVEL DOCUMENTS: 

Since this is a closed-loop sailing, all that is required is a Government Issued Birth Certificate, & laminated government-issued picture I.D. denoting DOB. A U.S. Citizen under the age of 16 will be able to present either the original, notarized or certified copy of his of her /her birth certificate, a Consular Report of Birth Abroad issued by the DOS or Certificate of Naturalization issued by U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services.

Passport holders must have passports that do NOT expire within SIX MONTHS of the last day of the sailing.

The name on your reservation MUST match the name on your travel documents.

Guests that do not have proper documentation at sailing will be denied boarding and could be subject to fines.

For more information about passports, please visit http://www.travel.state.gov

For other questions regarding travel documentation, please email clarissa@classictravelconnection.com.

OTHER:

Special Needs: We are able to accommodate guests with mobility, hearing, visual disabilities, most special diets & food allergies, guests on oxygen therapy, and certified service animals.

Personalized Attention: Meet other families attending and get lots of Insider Info on RCCL / cruising by joining a private FB group just for this event! Facebook Group to Request Membership Once Deposited: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2211993045782335/

Rewards Program: If this is your first RC cruise, you can become enrolled into the Crown & Anchor Society after sailing for future RC cruises. This is RCCL ‘s Rewards Program.

Interested in the RC Visa? Apply for Royal Caribbean Bank of America Visa Card Here: https://www.royalcaribbean.com/experience/visa-signature-card

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REFUNDS: 

NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN TO GUESTS WHO FAIL TO BRING PROPER DOCUMENTATION. THIS IS ROYAL CARIBBEAN POLICY.

89 – 75 Day Window = Lose 25% or deposit, whichever is greater. Taxes, Fees, Port Expenses & Gratuities will be Refunded.

74-61 Day Window = Lose 50%.  Taxes, Fees, Port Expenses & Gratuities will be Refunded.

60-31 Day Window = Lose 75%. Taxes, Fees, Port Expenses & Gratuities will be Refunded.

30-0 Day Window Window = Lose 100%. Taxes, Fees, Port Expenses & Gratuities will be Refunded.

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REASONS TO TRAVEL WITH FTRU! FTRU is your one-stop Homeschool Field Trip Resource for Fun, Discounted & Inclusive Travel! We are veteran homeschool parents (since 2004) based out of Birmingham, AL who have a heart for learning through field trips! FTRU is supported by Memories Await Travel, an Affiliate of Classic Travel Connection’s home office in Birmingham. FTRU is authorized by the Cruise Line International Association and has much experience in hosting & booking both domestic and international travel! Admin both books and travels on all over-night trips serving both as homeschool host and your personal travel agent when & if any personal needs arrive during sailing. Talk about a “win-win!” If that wasn’t enough, commission monies earned on our travel side are recycled back into the FTRU resource to keep the resource free for homeschoolers nationwide so everyone has equal access to our events! See what all we’ve been up to the last 6 years!

http://www.fieldtripsrushomeschooling.com (Subscribe to our newsletter!)

http://www.facebook.com/fieldtripsrushomeschoolgroup

https://www.instagram.com/fieldtripsrushomeschooling/

HOW TO SIGN UP:

  1. Send us your info by filling out our reservation link here >> http://www.classictravelconnection.com/reservations. (MAKE SURE TO LIST CLARISSA WINCHESTER as your travel agent. Also, feel free to list all 5’s for your CC info, as we do not need this right away. ALSO, MAKE SURE TO LIST HOMESCHOOL CRUISE AS YOUR INQUIRY TYPE. )
  2. Email clarissa@classictravelconnection.com for your quote (Include state of residence, ages of kids, room type, bed configuration, any potential qualifying discounts such as AARP, Military, Civil Service, etc.)
  3. We will return your email with your quote and send you our travel insurance information.
  4. If you decide to book, we will call your CC info to the cruise line and invoice you within 24 hours to the email address you provided. Every time a payment is made to your account, you will receive an updated invoice within 24 hours. Please remember that all quotes and promotions are current to that day specifically and may not last.

INQUIRIES?

EMAIL to clarissa@classictravelconnection.com

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CRUISE NIGHT! HOOVER, ALABAMA!

COME HEAR FROM THE REGIONAL ROYAL CARIBBEAN BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER AS SHE SHARES WITH FIELD TRIPS R US ALL THE  FUN THAT AWAITS US ON OUR 3RD ANNUAL HOMESCHOOL CRUISE!

TIME & DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON!

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