Bus2alps Weekly Ride – February 22, 2011

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Spring break is almost upon us and here at Bus2alps we’re really looking forward to all the trips we have planned for you. From the awe-inspiring cities of the Northern Loop, to the beach and booze madness that is our Greece Getaway, and to the cultural awakening that is Morocco, we’ve got trips for all kinds of travelers.

If you haven’t booked your spring break yet, no worries as you are not the only one. However, now is the time to get on board. Trips are selling out fast. The last thing you want is to be left behind. So head over to our the Bus2alps website and check out all of the amazing spring break trips we offer.

Whether you want to lounge on the beach, stroll through museums, or camp in the Saharan desert, Bus2alps has got you covered.

See you on the bus,
     The Bus2alps Crew

In this Issue
Upcoming Trips
What’s going on in your city
Travel Tips
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Weekly Special

Get your fill of sun and savings!  Book two Bus2alps beach destinations and save 5% off your booking, book 3 and save 7%. Soak it up on the beaches of the Amalfi Coast, French Riviera, Croatia, Greece, Cinque Terre, Sitges, or Empuriabrava.

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Upcoming Trips

The Northern Loop / Eastern Arc March 3, 10, 17, 24; April 1, 8, 15 

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Point your compass North as you get to the bottom of the romantic, ultra-liberal, and post-communist spots of Northern Europe. Spend 10 days looping Europe’s hottest cities where you’ll dance with the Green Fairy in Prague, take in the alternative atmosphere of a city very recently divided at Berlin, soak up the eclectic vibe of Amsterdam, and be romanced in Paris. On this tour you will see everything that Prague, Berlin, Amsterdam and Paris have to offer. ‘Eastern Arc’ Trips departing Paris go to Vienna, Prague, Berlin, and Amsterdam. 



DEPARTS: Florence | Rome | Paris  

Morocco Spring Break
– February 25; March 4, 11, 15 18, 25

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Experience the best of Morocco as you breathe in the smells of the famous souks of Marrakech and enjoy traditional local cuisine. Take in the sounds of the desert as you camp out in the Sahara. Try your skills at sand boarding and experience a camel trek over the dunes. Soak up the sun on the beach and enjoy fresh local seafood. Get ready for a spring break like no other. 




DEPARTS: Florence | Rome | Barcelona | London 



Venice Carnevale Day Trip – February 26; March 5 


Join the masquerade as you wander through this city of narrow pathways and canals. With up to 120,000 tourists crowding onto Venice’s streets and piazzas, Carnevale is one of the most famous of all festivals in Europe. Grab your mask and don’t miss your chance to visit this sinking city and all the grandeur it has to offer.

DEPARTS: Florence |  Rome



Barcelona / Las Fallas Festival – March 10, 17, 31 (Barcelona); March 19 (Fallas)



If culture and nightlife are your thing, then Barcelona is just the place for you! Bus2alps hooks you up with a private bike tour of the city, entrance to The Sagrada Familia Cathedral, FREE VIP entrance to the hottest clubs, with plenty of time check out this amazing city and to relax sea side. Join us in celebrating Valencia’s festival of fire, “Las Fallas”. At midnight, the street lights fade to black, the crowd goes wild and the sky lights up into a white hot dance of 350 flaming Ninots (decorative sculptures). Get ready to experience a combination of insanity, fun, tradition, and pyrotechnics. 



DEPARTS: Florence | Rome |  Prague | Paris | London | Barcelona


Previous Trip Photos



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Bus2alps Contests

Fancy yourself a skilled director or talented writer?
Bus2alps has two semester-long contests that allow you to earn free travel and cash for sharing with the community why you ride with Bus2alps.

Check out the Bus2alps Why We Ride Video and Blog Contests for details. 


Travel Tip of the Week

Experience Berlin, the city that once divided Europe, with the best walking tour in town, the Sandeman’s New Berlin Walking Tour.

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Upcoming Events
2/22 – 2 for 1 at Astor
2/23 – Wing Night at The Red Garter


2/22 – Professional Cocktail Class 

2/23 – Cooking Class

Maximize Your Ride

Save money when booking your next Bus2alps trip by taking advantage of our package discounts:

Book two different trips together and receive 5% off your total purchase or book three different trips together and recieve 7% off your total purchase.    

Group discounts are also available for groups of 10 or more. Contact a friendly Bus2alps Crew member for details and a special 5% off discount code for all other trips.








Recent Trip Winners


Lisa P. – 50% off French Riviera


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