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July 2010

S. Africa Discounts
Calm in Bangkok
SE Asia
- So Many!
French Polynesia
- Jul 20
- Aug 07
- Aug 28
- Sep 18
Queen Charlotte Islands
- Jul 17
- Aug 08
Cdn Rockies Heli-hiking
- Jul 12
- Jul 18
- Jul 21
- Jul 30
- Aug 05
- Aug 11
- Aug 14
- Aug 17
- Aug 29
- Sep 04
Costa Rica
- Aug 01
- Aug 02
Papua New Guinea
- Aug 12
Adriatic Adventure
- Sep 03
Peru Hiking
- Sep 06
- Sep 11
- Sep 13
Bulgaria and Macadenia
- Sep 21

In this issue we are pleased to make a few announcements. Libya is back! Two Southern Africa adventures have been greatly discounted for the spring, and Bangkok is safe once again.


For those who have been waiting patiently to visit Libya, ElderTreks has some exciting news - LIBYA IS BACK! Join ElderTreks on our next departure for Libya, scheduled for Feb 8 - 25, 2011 - but hurry! Pent up demand means this trip will sell fast. For more information on ElderTreks trip to Libya, call or click here to visit our website.

Summer discounts offered on South Africa

deadline August 31, 2010

We are pleased to advise that we are offering travelers a discount on TWO Southern Africa trips this spring:

Splendors of Southern Africa
- Zambia, South Africa, Namibia, Botswana
March 16 - April 9, 2011 SAVE $1000

Kingdoms of Southern Africa
- Swaziland, South Africa, Mozambique, Lesotho
Feb 22 - March 14, 2011 SAVE $700

Calm Restored in Bangkok

Passengers booked on our new and popular Bangkok to Kunming tour Nov 3 - 22, 2010 can safely anticipate an exciting journey now that calm and order have been restored in Bangkok. On this incredible overland journey, we travel from Bangkok to Chiang Mai, and journey through remote Laos before entering China's tribal center. Our journey concludes in Kunming, the capital and urban center of Yunnan's province. This departure is guaranteed and seats are still available. Click here for details.

With order restored once again to Bangkok, travelers can feel safe booking other southeast Asian destinations such as:

Thailand - Dec 18- Jan 5, 2011 and Jan 9 - 27, 2011
Laos - Nov 24 - Dec 9, 2010 and Feb 11 - 23, 2011
Burma - Jan 19 - Feb 5, 2011
Vietnam - Nov 2 - 22, 2010 and Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2011 and Feb 23 - March 15, 2011
Grand Southeast Asia Adventure - Jan 6 - Feb 6, 2011


Sept 21 - Oct 6, 2010 - 2 seats left

A very rare opportunity to spend time with mountain gorillas! Trek with the chimpanzees in Kibale forest, view incredible wildlife in Murchison Falls National Park and Queen Elizabeth National Park and see tree-climbing lions. Enjoy several boat excursions on the Nile while searching for wildlife and visit with the Pygmies, the shortest people on earth. Uganda offers superb wildlife experience, cultural riches and the friendliest people in all of Africa.

ElderTreks "Where on Earth?" Contest

Congratulations to Peter Whipps! We may have made the last one too easy. There were a LOT of people who correctly answered Djenne Mud Mosque, Mali and the Library at Ephesus, Turkey in our last Where on Earth? contest and Peter is the lucky random winner. For his efforts Peter wins $100 towards his next exciting ElderTreks adventure.

Time for our new contest. Click the images to enlarge. If you enter the correct location of both photos your name will be entered for a chance to win $100 towards your next ElderTreks adventure. The winner will be chosen randomly from the list of correct entries and will be announced in our following eNewsletter. Good luck to all those who enter.

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