State Trips

Legendary Danube River

April 23-May 5, 2017

From the splendor of Prague to the Gypsy violins of Budapest, you’ll treasure every moment of this memorable Danube River cruise. Enjoy three nights in Prague with guided sightseeing, as well as time to explore this marvelous city on your own. Discover the Hradcany Castle grounds; wander through Prague’s Jewish Quarter; shop for hand-cut crystal; savor authentic Czech dumplings; stand in Wenceslaus Square, where protestors demonstrated against Communism; or visit one of the many churches. Then drive to Nuremberg and set sail for medieval Regensburg, Passau, Vienna, and Budapest, with guided sightseeing in each city. Sail through the fascinating Main Danube Canal and witness the scenic beauty, as you cruise past quaint towns. Attend a beer tasting; tour Melk’s splendid Benedictine Abbey; and experience the music, art, culture, and historical sights in romantic Vienna—a truly memorable vacation!

Grand Hotel, Mackinac Island, Michigan

October 4 – 9, 2017 (Central Pennsylvania bus)
October 4 – 10, 2017
(Eastern Pennsylvania bus)

Come visit Mackinac Island, Michigan and enjoy a gentler way of life. For more than a century, the Grand Hotel has represented the ultimate retreat, vacationing on the grandest scale. A bonafide U.S. Landmark, this majestic hotel, with its famous 660-foot front porch stands as a monument to a by-gone era. Everywhere you turn, you will find yourself in a world caught somewhere in time. A place where elegant style and genteel manners remain a way of life. Awaken to the sound of horse-hooves on silent streets, tour the island by carriage and watch the world go by as you relax, unwind and enjoy a slower pace.