Awe-inspiring natural beauty and outdoor adventure await as we explore Alaska’s varied landscapes and noteworthy cities. On this 11-day land tour, encounter Denali National Park’s stunning wilderness, hike the tundra and visit an Iditarod sled dog kennel, just to mention a few highlights.
In the company of popular lecturer Robert Gurval, classics, travel to Croatia and the Dalmatian Coast. Begin in Zagreb, and wander through Split’s incredible Roman ruins. Admire the turquoise cascades of Plitvice Lakes National Park, and experience the enduring appeal of Brač and Trogir. The tour concludes with a three-night stay in Dubrovnik.
Traveler: Bill Saleebey ’70, Ph.D. ’80 & Judy Moore ’72 Number of Trips with UCLA Alumni Travel: 2 First Trip:Grand Danube Passage (2016) Most Recent Trip: Paradores & Pousadas (2018) Favorite Memory: “The Paradores & Pousadas trip was our second UCLA Alumni Travel trip. It was fantastic, and one highlight (there were several) was hearing the Spanish flamenco guitarist Paco Seco. Not only was he absolutely brilliant, but I had a front row center seat thanks to our new friends Mark and Judy ’77 Deitch. Paco’s performance was riveting, and he really was a Spanish Hendrix. Many members of our travel group attended this memorable concert. It was held in Ronda, the hill town with the magnificent gorge and vistas. It was there I perfected the rolling of my Rs.”