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SOLON HIGH SCHOOL CONCERT BAND AND CHOIR, SOLON, IA TRIP TO GETTYSBURG / PHILADELPHIA / NEW YORK / BOSTON – March 15 – 22, 2013 TRIP #13-01009 Friday, March 15, 2013 3:00 AM: Two 57 passenger motorcoaches (maximum seats available to group are 166) arrive at Solon High School, 600 West Fifth Street, Solon, IA 52333 (319-624-3401) for loading. On departure, please call our 24-hour (1-800-654-4560 then “0”) service to let us know your departure time. Depart from Solon High School on first class, air-conditioned, DVD equipped MOTORCOACHES provided by WINDSTAR LINES (712-792-4221 / 712-830-6618). Rest stops, breakfast, lunch and dinner on your own en route at the Director’s discretion.

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EASTERN TIME- Two hours from arrival, please call your tour manager or our 24-hour (1-800-654-4560 then “0”) service to let us know your arrival time. Midnight: Arrive in the Gettysburg area; meet your TOUR MANAGER at the MARRIOTT COURTYARD GETTYSBURG, 115 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325 (717-334-5600) and check-in PRIVATE NIGHT TIME HOTEL SECURITY Saturday, March 16, 2013 8:00 AM: 9:00 AM: 9:30 AM: BUFFET BREAKFAST at the hotel and check-out Depart for the park Arrive at Gettysburg National Military Park, 1195 Baltimore Pike, Gettysburg, PA 17325 – Incorporating nearly 6,000 acres, with 26 miles of park roads and over 1,400 monuments, markers, and memorials, including the Gettysburg National Cemetery. Arrive at the NATIONAL PARK SERVICE MUSEUM & VISITOR CENTER (717-339-2124/717-334-2436) - The Gettysburg Museum of the Civil War, with 22,000 square feet of exhibit space, features relics of the Battle of Gettysburg and personalities who served in the Civil War, inter-active exhibits, and multi-media presentations that cover the conflict from beginning to end as well as describe the Battle of Gettysburg and its terrible aftermath. Watch the film, "A New Birth of Freedom", narrated by award winning actor Morgan Freeman and the restored Gettysburg Cyclorama, which depicts the final fury of Gettysburg- "Pickett's Charge". 9:45 AM: 10:00 AM: Group One (70 people) View the FILM Group Two (72 people) View the FILM After the film, explore the visitor’s center on your own BOXED LUNCH PROVIDED to enjoy in the Picnic area 2:30 PM: Meet your GUIDES at the Visitor's Center for a TOUR provided by GETTYSBURG NATIONAL PARK SERVICE MUSEUM & VISITOR CENTER (717-339-2124/ 717-334-2436) of the BATTLEFIELD PARK Optional travel insurance is available. For more information see our website www.tours-eti.com and click on “Travel Insurance”. 1

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4:30 PM: 5:00 PM: 6:00 PM: 10:00 PM: Depart for dinner Arrive for DINNER at GENERAL PICKETT’S BUFFET, 571 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, PA 17325 (717-334-7580) Depart for Philadelphia. Rest stops on your own en route at the Director’s discretion. Arrive in the Philadelphia area at the CROWN PLAZA PHILADELPHIA WEST, 4100 Presidential Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19131 (215-477-0200) and check-in PRIVATE NIGHT TIME HOTEL SECURITY Sunday, March 17, 2013 7:30 AM: 8:30 AM: 9:00 AM: BUFFET BREAKFAST at the hotel and check-out Depart for the historical park Visit the many historical buildings along the Independence National Historical Park: View the Liberty Bell Pavilion – View the glass structure, which forms a permanent home for the Liberty Bell. Also visit the Quaker Meeting House Museum. Meet at INDEPENDENCE HALL for your TOUR – Where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution was signed. (group will be divided into multiple tour times) Carpenter’s Hall – Where the First Continental Congress met in 1774. Congress Hall – Where the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives met from 1790-1800. Old City Hall – The home of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1791-1800, also B. Free Franklin Post Office, Franklin Court and City Tavern President’s House: “Freedom and Slavery in the Making of a New Nation” ExhibitThe commemorative, open-air installation marks the site where the nation’s first two presidents, George Washington and John Adams, served their terms of office and began to shape the executive branch of government. The videos and panels of the exhibits showcase specifically and particularly the enslaved men and women of African descent who lived and toiled on this site. Lunch on your own in the area 2:15 PM: 2:45 PM: Depart for the center Arrive at the NATIONAL CONSTITUTION CENTER, 525 Arch Street Independence Mall, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (215- 409-6800) – This is the first museum in the world dedicated to honoring and explaining the U.S. Constitution with more than 100 interactive and multi-media exhibits (Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your reservation time. Your reservation is at 3:00 PM) Depart for dinner

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5:30 PM: 7:30 PM: 10:00 PM: Arrive for DINNER at DAVE & BUSTER’S- Enjoy a variety of high tech and classic arcade games. GAME POINT CARD PROVIDED Tour manager sends off group. Depart for the New York City area. Rest stops on your own en route at the Director’s discretion Arrive in Newark; meet your TOUR MANGER at the WYNDHAM GARDEN NEWARK AIRPORT, 550 Route 1 South, Newark, NJ 07114 (973-824-4000) and check-in PRIVATE NIGHT TIME HOTEL SECURITY Monday, March 18, 2013 7:30 AM: 8:30 AM: 9:00 AM: BUFFET BREAKFAST at the hotel Depart for Liberty Park Arrive in Liberty Park and board your RESERVED TIMED FERRY for Ellis Island – The nation's main point of entry for millions of immigrants from 1892-1924. The Ellis Island Immigration Museum holds exhibits, which chronicle the history of the island and the processing station. After your visit, re-board the FERRY for Liberty Island. Enjoy your MONUMENT ACCESS PASS- Visit the lobby where visitors can see the original torch, the Statue of Liberty Exhibit, then proceed to the promenade area for an up close view of the Statue of Liberty and a spectacular view of New York Harbor. Visitors can then take an elevator to the ten-story pedestal observatory. Further ascent for Crown Access not available to groups (monument access subject to availability at booking, may be closed for renovations) Lunch on your own at one of the islands’ cafeterias Re-board the FERRY for Battery Park Arrive in Battery Park and, time permitting, enjoy nearby St. Paul’s Chapel – For eight months after the terrorist attacks until recovery work stopped, thousands of workers ate, slept, and received counsel and supplies at this place of worship. 4:00 PM: Meet at THE NATIONAL SEPTEMBER 11 MEMORIAL (212-312-8799)- Experience a moving tribute of remembrance and honor to the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, Pa., and at the Pentagon, as well as those killed in the World Trade Center bombing in February 1993. (Please arrive 30 minutes prior. Your Tour begins at 4:30 PM) Depart for dinner Arrive for DINNER at PLAYWRIGHT TAVERN, 202 W 49th St., New York, NY 10019 (212-262-9229) Depart for Top of the Rock Arrive at the TOP OF THE ROCK, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112

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(212- 698-2000) – An experience in history and scenery that culminates with the best views of New York City from the three-tiered Observation Deck at the summit of 30 Rockefeller Plaza. 10:30 PM: Depart for the hotel PRIVATE NIGHT TIME HOTEL SECURITY Tuesday, March 19, 2013 8:30 AM: 9:30 AM: 10:30 AM: 1:00 PM: 1:30 PM: 4:30 PM: 6:00 PM: 6:30 PM: 7:00 PM: 10:00 PM: BUFFET BREAKFAST at the hotel Depart for Central Park Arrive at Central Park – Explore some of the wooded and landscaped grounds. Lunch on your own Depart for Times Square Enjoy Times Square – The heart of the Theater District; where New Yorkers celebrate New Year's Eve. View the skyscrapers and glittering marquees. Meet for DINNER at O’CASEY’S Depart for the theater Arrive at the Gershwin Theatre, 222 West 51ST St., New York, NY 10019 (212-307-2196) Enjoy a BROADWAY SHOW of WICKED (Running time 2 hours and 45 minutes) After the show, depart for the hotel PRIVATE NIGHT TIME HOTEL SECURITY Wednesday, March 20, 2013 8:30 AM: 9:30 AM: 3:30 PM: BUFFET BREAKFAST at the hotel and check-out Depart for Boston. Rest stops and lunch on your own en route at the Director’s discretion. Arrive in Boston at The Shops at Prudential Center – This brightly lit mall includes anchor stores Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue, and other nationally known stores. Meet at the PRUDENTIAL SKYWALK OBSERVATION DECK, 800 Bolyston St., Boston, MA 02199 (617-859-0648) – Offers the only 360-degree view of Boston and beyond from over 700 feet up. After your visit, continue to enjoy the Prudential Center. Dinner on your own

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9:00 PM: 10:00 PM: Depart for the hotel Arrive at the HYATT PLACE, 116 Riverside Ave., Medford, MA 02155 (781-395-8500) and check-in PRIVATE NIGHT TIME HOTEL SECURITY Thursday, March 21, 2013 7:00 AM: 8:00 AM: 9:00 AM: DELUXE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST at the hotel and check-out Depart for the museum Arrive at the JOHN F. KENNEDY LIBRARY and MUSEUM, Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125 (866-535-1960/617- 514-1589) – Serves as a memorial to the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy. Depart for the market Arrive at Quincy Market – These former warehouses have been transformed into a dynamic shopping & dining landmark. Lunch on your own in the food court Visit the nearby Faneuil Hall – The second-floor meeting hall is dubbed “The Cradle of Liberty” because of protests against British policy voiced here. Lunch on your own 1:30 PM: Meet for your guide at the Sam Adams Statue there at Faneuil Hall FREEDOM TRAIL FOUNDATION “WALK INTO HISTORY” TOUR (617-413-2544/ 617- 357-8300) - Enjoy a walking tour of the freedom trail led by a costumed guide. Depart for your tour Arrive for your FENWAY PARK TOUR – Enjoy a 50 minute historic walking tour of the park where the Babe pitched, The Kid hit, Yaz dazzled and today's stars still thrill Red Sox Nation. Depart for dinner Arrive for DINNER at LEGAL SEA FOODS (Copley Square location) Depart for the hall Arrive at Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA 02115 (617- 638-9348) Enjoy a PEFORMANCE of the BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Depart for home. Rest stops and meals on your own en route at the Director’s discretion

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CENTRAL TIME - Two hours away from home, please call our 24-hour (1-800-654-4560 then “0”) service; give the name of your school and expected arrival time. Your telephone tree captain can call in and be advised of that arrival time. Optional travel insurance is available. For more information see our website www.tours-eti.com and click on “Travel Insurance”. 5

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10:00 PM: Arrive at Solon High School

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TRIP FEATURES SOLON HIGH SCHOOL CONCERT BAND AND CHOIR TRIP TO GETTYSBURG / PHILADELHPIA / NEW YORK / BOSTON – March 15 – 22, 2013 TRIP #13-01009 THE TOUR INCLUDES * Round trip transportation aboard a first class, air-conditioned, DVD equipped motorcoaches * First-class accommodations for one night in the Gettysburg area; one night in Philadelphia, three nights in the New Jersey area and one night in the Boston area * Six breakfasts, one boxed lunch and five dinners * Gettysburg National Military Park / Museum & Visitor’s Center / Guided Tour of Battlefield Park * Independence National Historical Park Sites / National Constitution Center * Ferry / Ellis Island / Liberty Island / Statue of Liberty / Monument Pass / St. Paul’s Chapel / 9-11 Memorial * Top of the Rock / Central Park / Times Square / Game Point Card * Broadway Show / The Shops at Prudential Center / Skywalk Observatory * JFK Library & Museum / Quincy Market / Faneuil Hall / Freedom Trail Foundation Walking Tour * Fenway Park Tour / Performance of the Boston Symphony Orchestra * Private nighttime hotel security * Group Travel Videos Package * All trip planning and arrangements / Member of the Student Youth Travel Association * $3,000,000 Liability Insurance / SYTA Consumer Protection Plan Coverage * Optional travel insurance is available for $42-$88 per person * Services of our company tour manager for your entire stay in the Gettysburg / New York City / Boston areas * All gratuities and fuel surcharges included * Based on tariffs in effect 7/12/11 and subject to availability at time of booking * Health and accident insurance coverage, including medical evacuation, up to $2,500 per person included for all participants * 1-800-654-4560 Emergency service, answered 24 hours, provided for your peace of mind, while the trip is in progress

Optional travel insurance is available. For more information see our website www.tours-eti.com and click on “Travel Insurance”. 7

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