For more information, contact:
915-747-8600
1-866-GO-MINERS (toll-free)
movinminers@utep.edu
alumni.utep.edu/travel

[Note: All prices are in U.S. dollars, and per person, based upon overnight double occupancy in all hotel rooms for the duration of the trip, unless stated otherwise. All fees are subject to change until a deposit is made. Early deposits for all trips are highly recommended, as space is strictly limited and subject to availability. All trips entail moderate physical activity unless stated otherwise.]

 

Movin' Miners Travel

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Event Selection
Wine Tasting Tour
Saturday, May 03, 2014 at 9:00 AM

 

 

6 Night Western Caribbean Cruise aboard the Disney Wonder - December 21 – 27, 2014

Enjoy the magic of the holidays – Disney style!  Sailing out of and returning to Galveston, Texas, this cruise stops in Cozumel, Mexico and in Grand Cayman, giving you three days at sea for family holiday bonding.  Contact Lucy Lorea at lucy@suntvl.com or 915-747-3088 for pricing and to book your cabin.

San Antonio & Texas Hill Country Wine Tour - Spring, 2014 or flexible dates

Experience the flavor and rich heritage of the Texas Hill Country with a 4-star hotel on the River Walk being your home for three nights.  Spend one day on a Hill Country Wine tour, visiting 3 wineries and enjoying a delicious lunch.  Spend another day visiting four missions, and use your included Downtown Trolley Pass to visit the Alamo or other San Antonio treasures.  Includes round trip air from El Paso and transfers to/from hotel.  Contact Lucy Lorea at lucy@suntvl.com or 915-747-3088 for details.

Tuscan Culinary & Wine Delights - April, 2014

Thoroughly explore Tuscany & the great city of Florence. Savor local flavors, tastes & sounds of this wondrous country. Includes Gourmet cooking lessons, wineries, chocolate tasting, olive oil tasting, shopping, sightseeing and more!  Price is $3,499 per person, land only.  Contact Lucy Lorea at lucy@suntvl.com or 915-747-3088 for more information.

7 Day Southbound Voyage of the GlaciersJune 14 – June 20, 2014

Ports of Call:  Anchorage (Whittier), Alaska; Hubbard Glacier, Alaska (Scenic Cruising);   Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska (Scenic Cruising); Skagway, Alaska; Juneau, Alaska;  Ketchikan, Alaska; Vancouver, British Columbia.  Prices starting at $2024 per person, double occupancy.  Call Dolores Veytia Dunbar at Dolores@suntvl.com or 915-747-3072 to book your cruise today!

10 Day Denali Explorer Alaska CruisetourJune 14 – June 24, 2014

Land Tour: Denali/Whittier, Fairbanks/Denali, Fairbanks

Cruise Ports: Anchorage (Whittier), Alaska; Hubbard Glacier, Alaska (Scenic Cruising);   Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska (Scenic Cruising); Skagway, Alaska; Juneau, Alaska;  Ketchikan, Alaska; Vancouver, British Columbia.  Prices from $2054 per person, double occupancy.  Government fees and taxes are extra.  Call Dolores Veytia Dunbar at Dolores@suntvl.com or 915-747-3072 to book your cruise today!

7 Night Rhine Getaway with Viking River Cruises aboard Viking Sun August 10-17, 2014        

Leisurely sail the fabled Rhine River from Amsterdam to Basel, Switzerland and enjoy all the highlights from Holland's famous windmills and waterworks to multicultural Strasbourg in France to beautiful alpine Switzerland. In Germany, see the many charming castles on the riverbanks as you sail by, and tour both Marksburg Castle and the ruins of Heidelberg Castle. Admire Cologne, the jewel of the Rhine, with its awe-inspiring Dom, and experience the lush landscape of the Black Forest region , and take part in the inviting nightlife in Rüdesheim’s Drosselgasse.  Contact Lee Nelson for details and to book your cabin at elnelsontx@aol.com or 915-585-8352.

 

10 Night Mediterranean Jewel CruiseSeptember 23 – October 3, 2014

Cruise Ports:  Venice, Rovenna, Split, Dubrovnik, Kotor, Durres, Corfu, Taormina, Sorrento, Amalfi, Rome (Civitavecchia).  Prices from $7,099, double occupancy.  Includes fees, Unlimited Shore Excursions, Unlimited Beverages Including Fine Wines and Premium Spirits, Pre-Paid Gratuities and more.  Exclusive Amenity on this sailing:  $400 per couple shipboard credit.  Call Paul Coleman at 915-532-8900 or paul@suntvl.com for more information.

8 Day Northern Cyclades Cruise on SPV Star Clipper - October 4-11, 2014

Experience the Eastern Mediterranean on the world's tallest masted Clipper ship as you visit six legendary Greek and Turkish ports. From Athens, cradle of western civilization to the beautiful beach of Camlimani, Turkey, to the archaeological site of Ephesus, and the historic islands of Patmos, Mykonos, and Amorgos, you are literally swimming in cultures that still impact us today. A special treat is a visit to Monemvasia, Greece - a perfectly preserved Byzantine fortified port before returning to the eternal city of Athens. Contact Lee Nelson for details and to book your cabin at elnelsontx@aol.com or 915-585-8352.

10 Day Ecuador and Galapagos Islands - November 3-12, 2014

Explore Quito and surrounding area over three days, with visits to Historical Old Town and excursions to the equatorial line monument where you can stand with one foot in each hemisphere. Fly on day 4 to the Galapagos for cruising to the major islands before returning to Lima late on day 8. Day 9 is free to explore Lima on your own or opt to visit Antisana Volcano and the pristine Condor Bioreserve before an overnight flight home or stay in Lima if joining the optional extension to Lima and Machu-Picchu on day 10. Contact Lee Nelson for details and to book your trip at elnelsontx@aol.com or 915-585-8352.

More details to follow on the following:

Mexican Independence Day in Las VegasSeptember, 2014   

Broadway in New York- October, 2014

National Parks of the SouthwestNovember, 2014

Women’s Holiday ShoppingDecember, 2014


 

7 Night Rhine Getawaywith Viking River Cruises aboard Viking Sun August 10-17, 2014        

Leisurely sail the fabled Rhine River from Amsterdam to Basel, Switzerland and enjoy all the highlights from Holland's famous windmills and waterworks to multicultural Strasbourg in France to beautiful alpine Switzerland. In Germany, see the many charming castles on the riverbanks as you sail by, and tour both Marksburg Castle and the ruins of Heidelberg Castle. Admire Cologne, the jewel of the Rhine, with its awe-inspiring Dom, and experience the lush landscape of the Black Forest region , and take part in the inviting nightlife in Rüdesheim’s DrosselgasseContact Lee Nelson for details and to book your cabin at elnelsontx@aol.com or 915-585-8352.