Travel-Study/ Programs for 2006–07
Heart of Germany by
August 1–15, 2006
Join President David Oxtoby and his wife, Claire, on a cruise from
Passau to Mainz through the Heart of Germany on a 5-star river boat with
visits to Munich and Heidelberg. Along the way visit medieval towns with
vineyard-covered and castle-crowned hills of exceptional charm and
beauty. Cost: $5,261.* Register by May 25.
Best of the Bay:
The Essence of Northern California
Oct. 23–27, 2006
Capture the beauty of Northern California on this small-ship cruise with
Professor Emeritus of English Thomas Pinney, author of The History of
Wine in America. Between meals prepared by master chefs, explore Napa,
Sausalito and Sonoma, featuring private tastings at the wineries of
Pomona alumni vintners. Optional two-day extension in San Francisco.
Register by Aug. 1.
The Panama Canal
and the Wonders of Costa Rica
January 6–13, 2007
Voyage through the legendary Panama Canal, hike the tropical rain forest
trails of Panama’s Isla Coiba and kayak along the wildlife-rich
coastlines of Costa Rica’s Golfo Dulce with Music Professor Katherine
Hagedorn. Register by Oct. 20.
High Arctic Cruise
July 5–14, 2007
Experience the hauntingly beautiful landscape of the Arctic through the
glowing warmth of the midnight sun with Biology Professor Nina Karnovsky.
The archipelago of Svalbard, high above coastal Norway, is home to
glaciers and fjords, as well as polar bears, walrus, seals and reindeer.
Register by April 20, 2007.
Bike Trip from Vienna to Prague
Join Gary Kates, vice president and dean of the College, on a
two-wheeled journey across Eastern Europe. After exploring the Vienna,
pedal along the Danube River to the lush Czech Lake District. Then
follow the Vltava River through the remarkable Bohemian Forest and on to
Prague. Register by May 1, 2007.
*All prices are per person, based on a shared room basis. Quotes for
single travelers are available upon request. For additional information,
contact the Alumni Office at (909) 621-8110, or by e-mail at