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Karried Away With Carrie Adventure Guide $12.00 delivers the guide to your home 6 times for the 2024 season Free to have it emailed Visit our website updated monthly To receive your adventure guide by mail sign up online, call Carrie (630) 360-1314 or stop in our office to chat and say “hi”.Travel, experiences, and more designed with active adults in mind! (630) 360-1314February Updated New Adventure Guide Coming March 1st 2024 Dear Friends, As we bid farewell to the winter chill, there's a palpable sense of anticipation in the air – the promise of blooming flowers, warmer days, and the thrill of new beginnings. We hope this letter finds you in high spirits as we eagerly look forward to an early spring. Subject: Springing Forward with Excitement: New Adventures Await in Our Latest Newsletter! In our latest newsletter, we're thrilled to unveil a bouquet of fresh opportunities and exciting updates that will add a touch of vibrancy to the season. We've been hard at work curating a collection of new trips and experiences that are sure to pique your interest and ignite your sense of adventure. Here's a glimpse of what's inside: •!Spring Escapes: Explore our handpicked selection of trips designed to embrace the beauty of the season. From charming local getaways to exotic destinations, there's something for every traveler. •!Upcoming Events: Mark your calendars for exciting events on the horizon – from informative workshops to social gatherings, we have a lineup that promises connection and camaraderie. •!Travel Tips and Trends: Stay ahead of the curve with insights into the latest travel trends, packing hacks, and destination recommendations from our seasoned explorers. We believe that spring is not just a season; it's a mindset of renewal, growth, and exploration. We invite you to dive into our newsletter and let the spirit of adventure inspire your plans for the months ahead. As always, your feedback is invaluable to us. Feel free to reach out with your thoughts, ideas, or simply to share your excitement about the upcoming season. !Carrie Kris Judi Erin Alyssa

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Travel questions to ask when signing up for group travel. The answer is what Karried Away With Carrie (KAWC) provides.Do I have stay up and wait to check in flight? We check you in so you don’t have to worry about checking the clock or getting up in the middle of night to check in. Will I travel alone? We have at the minimum (1) member of our team on all trips. How do I get to the airport? We include home pick to airport. How do I get home from the airport? We provide “meet and greet” on return of trip to help find your luggage and arranged ride home. Will someone be there to guide us other than airline attendant? We will be present and assisting with flight check in, Can I upgrade my seat assignment before the flight? We can assist with specific seat assignment requests at booking (miles, 1st class etc) Who do I go to in case I don’t like my room or need something unexpected during the trip? We advocate for you. We will help you move room or help you with any problem that may arise. What if I get sick on trip? We assist with any medical issue that may arise. What happens if flight is canceled? Who rebooks and connect to missed connections? We assist with flight cancellations and delays. Who arranges flight home incase of emergency? We will work with you to get home safely. Is cancellation insurance included? We include or offer insurance in the price. If we have a medical claim, how do I get it processed? We assist with insurance claims for medical issues prior to trip or if you become ill on trip. Will group travel alone to destination? Personally escorted on all trips by KAWC personnel. Will there be an escort staying at hotel with group? We personally escort you on all trips. We are with you every step of the way. Are tips for guide and docents included? We include gratuities and tips in the price all trips. Who books the extended tours? We, along with our partners have over 40 years of experience. With our experience we provide an exceptional level of safety and security for all.We are here for you from registration to safely arriving back to your home. Phone (630) 630-1314 ! Email Website:

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Tuesday, March 19 1:00pm-3:00pm Fee: $35 Min10/Max 32ACTIVITY LEVEL 1Wine Tasting Session•Overview of Wine Basics•Briefly cover different types of wines (red, white).•Introduce the concept of wine regions and varietals.•Tasting Technique•Demonstrate the proper way to taste wine (observe, swirl, sniff, sip, savor).•Provide participants with a tasting sheet to jot down their thoughts.•Wine Selection•Curate a selection of wines for tasting (perhaps a mix of reds and whites).•Discuss the unique characteristics of each wine.Includes a mini individual charcuterie board, dessert and wine tasting with a Sommelier. Held at KAWC 7850S. Quincy St. Willowbrook Il *Must preregister *Williams WorldIsla, Gammie and WilliamIsla 2 months oldHow time flies! Isla has just turned two months old, and it's incredible to think that William will be celebrating his sixth birthday in March. I vividly recall the moment he entered our lives, and witnessing these milestones fills me with a mix of awe and nostalgia.

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We are very excited to announce a brand new branch of Karried Away With Carrie.!How Can We Help?!We now offer the following services at Karried Away With Carrie.!•House Watching-mail pickup, watering flowers..!•Furniture Moving!•Smart Phone Help/Assistance!•Computer Help/Assistance!•Household Repairs!•Errands-Grocery shopping, pick-up prescriptions!•Along with other service!•Notary Service!We use our network of professionals and Karried Away With Carrie staff in providing timely, cost effective and friendly services. With over 30 years of experience we are ready for you.!How Can We Help?!For pricing or to schedule a service please !Call or text Kris 312-805-2148

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Cuisine with CarrieMeet Carrie for supper at a different restaurant each month! Enjoy good food with great conversation with old and new friends. Keeping close to home in the winter months. !!!!Includes: Meal, beverages, tax & tip February 8 2:30-4:30pm $55 510 Village Center Dr, Burr Ridge, IL 60527 (630 887-0123300 E 22nd St, Lombard, IL 60148 (630) 932-4545Coopers Hawk Winery & Restaurant Soup Choice the day of Fish or Chicken entree with sides. Non alcohol beverage Glass of Romance Red or White wine and dessert.Greek Islands Family Style Saganaki, Keftedes, Gyros Athenian Salad Entrees Pastichio, Chicken Risanati, Spanakotiroita, & Sliced leg of lamb Sides, Dessert, Non alcohol beverage Glass of Wine or beerMarch 14 2:30-4:30 $55April 11 4:00-6:00 $60131 Market St. Willow Springs, IL 60480 (708) 330-5378Capri Willow Springs! ! ! ! Appetizer and pasta Choice that day:Chicken Lemone, or Rigatoni Via Mia Dessert & Non alcohol beverage Glass of wine or beer

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Come and celebrate the 1 year Anniversary of Via Bella Banquets 5412 S. La Grange Rd Countryside Champagne Toast Glass of red or white wine Soup and salad Pasta Marinara Chicken Oreganato Grilled Vegetables Dessert & Coffee May 17th Noon-2:30pm $67pp Join Carrie and Kris as they celebrate one year of "Karried Away With Carrie"! Get ready for a fantastic time as we not only commemorate this milestone but also raise a toast to Norwegian Independence Day. It's guaranteed to be an afternoon filled with joy, laughter, and cherished memories. Don't miss out!

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Drivers License or state ID required at Casino. Depart/Return from BRCC Need Address, Birthdate, and Phone Number of all registrants at time of registration Last Day to Register is 10 Days Prior to tripIncludes: Roundtrip Motor Coach, $15 slot play, $10 food credit which can be used for: The Buffet, Timbers Fast Food & Deli, & White Birch Grab N Go.Thursday, March 7 9:00-4:30pm Fee: $47 Min25/Max 34 At Four Winds New Buffalo," the excitement never stops.You see all her painting in the art room here at WBRSPC, now come and paint with Andrea. She is an amazing person and her talent to teach is second to none. She will have you painting like a professional in no time with step by step instructions. We had so much fun the last class we are going to do it monthly in the winter!Fridays 10:00am-Noon Fee: $37 per class Min6/Max10Painting ClassesIncludes: Canvas, use of paints, brushes and instructor.Meet AndreaACTIVITY LEVEL 1February 16th HeartMarch 15th Lucky HatIncase of bad weather will reschedule for Wednesday, March 13th Last Day to register Feb. 26thApril 19th Mushrooms

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History to the MaxWednesday, March 20 9:00-4:30pm Fee: $140The Civil War Museum is like no other Civil War museum in the country. A docent lead tour of the seven states sent over one million men to serve in the Union army while providing much of the food and raw materials necessary for the northern states to carry on the war. Through the use of personal stories and narratives, the Museum also explores how the Civil War impacted the people on the Western home front before, during, and after the war by connecting the prewar causes to the postwar effects.Lunch: Chicken spaetzle soup. Entrees Bavarian Pot Roast and Roasted Chicken Breast with sides, & beverage.Docent lead tour of the Kenosha Public Museum, is a natural sciences and fine and decorative arts museum on the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan. Established in 1933, the Museum’s collections including 1,200 works of fine art."Exhibitions and programs feature mammoths, world cultures, Native Americans, zoology, geology, fossils, and fine and decorative arts.Frier lead tour of National Shrine of St. Maximilian at Marytown"includes Retreat House, Conference Center and"Gift Shop & Book"Store,"an educational Holocaust exhibit, relics of Saint Maximilian and several outdoor shrines, all"set on 15 acres of beautiful"land in Libertyville."At the center of Marytown is the Our Lady of the Blessed"Sacrament Chapel, considered one of the most beautiful pilgrimage"sites in the nation."It is referred to as the"“Third City of the"Immaculate” modeled after the evangelization centers created by"Kolbe at Niepokalanów, Poland and Nagasaki, Japan.Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, entrance fees, lunch, guide fee, tips, escort, and snacks.ACTIVITY LEVEL 2Tuesday, March 12 8:00-6:00pm Fee: $185 Min 25/Max32Embark on a delightful adventure as the mystery unfolds with your empty Easter Basket! The joy of filling it with Egg-stra special goodies is sure to create sweet memories. Plus, enjoy a surprise included lunch to add an extra element of delight to your Egg-perience.Mystery Tr i p Easter Basket Bonanza!Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, entrance fees, lunch, treats, guide fee, tips, escort, and snacks.ACTIVITY LEVEL 3

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Thursday, April 18 8:00-5:30pm Fee: $140 Min 25/Max32ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Join us for the Milwaukee Art Museum's spring celebration! Explore floral interpretations of favorite artworks, accompanied by live music, refreshments, shopping, art making, and more. Enjoy most of the day immersed in art, with lunch on your own. Before heading home, we'll make a special stop for a sweet treat. Start the day with pastries at KWAC – it's an artful adventure with creativity and indulgence!Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, entrance fees, bakery goods, guide fee, tips, escort, and snacks.ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Tuesday, April 16th 10:00-5:00pm!Fee: $158 Min 25/Max 34Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, lunch, entrance fees, chocolate's, pastries, escort, and snacks.Included lunch at:Join us for a delectable day of chocolate delights in the heart of Chicago. A culinary adventure exploring the city's finest dessert spots, indulging in the best chocolate treats. Indulge in pure sweet bliss - no calorie counting allowed!Art In Bloom

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ACTIVITY LEVEL 2Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, lunch, main floor seating, escort, and snacks.Thursday, April 25 10:00 am-4:30 pm Fee: $148 Min 20/Max32 Apollo Theater, ChicagoThis is THE CHOIR OF MAN, an uplifting celebration of community and friendship where everyone is welcome! It’s a party…it’s a concert…it’s a theater experience unlike any before. Set in the best pub in the world, a cast of nine (extra)ordinary guys combine hair raising harmonies, foot stomping singalongs, world class tap dance, and poetic meditations on the power of community. Featuring pop, classic rock, folk melodies, and pub anthems from artists such as Adele, Paul Simon, Katy Perry, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Luther Vandross and more, THE CHOIR OF MAN is feel good entertainment that has something for everyone and is unlike anything else in Chicago! Enjoy included Fish and Chips at the local Irish Pub before the show! ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, bakery goods, guide fee, entrance fees, lunch, tips, escort, and snacks.Experience a spiritually enriching day with a guided tour of The Shrine of Christ's Passion, led either by cart or a knowledgeable docent walk. Over 40+ life size bronze figures are artfully placed in dramatically landscaped gardens that look and feel like the Holly Lands. Enjoy a meaningful included lunch inside the Christ's Passion at the Summit Room, providing a serene setting for reflection. Take your time to explore the gift shop and discover meaningful treasures to commemorate this special journey. Then enjoy a guided tour of the Bible League International, the largest distributor of bibles and the largest collection of bibles in every language.Sacred JourneyTuesday, April 23rd 8:30am-5:00 pm Fee: $130 Min 20/Max 34 St. John. Indiana

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Tuesday, April 30th 9:00-5:00pm!Fee: $169. Min 25/Max 34ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Explore Chicago's cultural history through its iconic churches. Tour the city's oldest, most beautiful churches, showcasing architectural wonders, immigrant life, the impact of The Great Chicago Fire, and the evolving cityscape. Highlights include the tallest church, First United Methodist, along with Holy Name Cathedral and St. Mary's of the Angels. Join us for the first of many church tours in the Chicagoland area. Included Lunch TBD. Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, morning pastries, lunch, donations, entrance fees, escort, and snacks.Cathedral QuestACTIVITY LEVEL 2Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, morning coffee, lunch, entrance fees, escort, and snacks.Wednesday, May 1st 10:00-4:30pm!Fee: $165 Min 25/Max 34Chicago Glass River CruiseSip on a delightful champagne toast as anticipation builds for the embarkation of one of our most cherished journeys. Step aboard The Odyssey Chicago River, an exquisite single-level vessel featuring climate-controlled comfort and panoramic views through its glass-enclosed dining area. Immerse yourself in a culinary adventure with an onboard included lunch experience that goes beyond the ordinary—indulge in elegant plated dining while our expert guide provides captivating architectural narration. Revel in up-close views of Chicago's iconic landmarks, making every moment on this river cruise a celebration of luxury, cuisine, and unparalleled scenery with on board architect narration.

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Embark on an extraordinary historian-led immersive journey as we delve into the historical remnants of the Chicago World's Columbian Exposition and the fascinating tale of the 'Devil in the White City.' Our adventure is designed to lead you through the very sites where this iconic World's Fair unfolded, revealing the meticulous planning and captivating stories behind its grandeur. Approaching the 131st Anniversary of this monumental occasion in May, we invite you to reflect on the global spotlight that once shone upon Chicago. Picture yourself stepping back in time to 1893, catching a glimpse of the wonders that captivated the world. Our program will guide you through the original fairgrounds, unveiling enduring elements still integrated into Chicago's landscape. Join us as we transport you to a bygone era, inviting you to connect with the essence of a city that defied expectations and showcased a unique blend of innovation, creativity, and historical significance. Immerse yourself in the intrigue of 'Devil in the White City,' as we weave through the captivating narrative and unveil the layers of history embedded in Chicago's fabric. This adventure is a unique opportunity to explore the intersection of fact and fiction, allowing you to experience the city's rich heritage and its architectural wonders. Join us on this remarkable journey that transcends time and brings history to life in the heart of Chicago.Get reading!!! Thursday, May 9 9:00 am-4:30 pm Fee: $155 Min 25/Max38 ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, lunch, entrance fees, pastries, escort, and snacks.Devil in the white City & Chicago Wor ld’s Fair Start your day with a stop at the Fisher Nut outlet . Then over to the San Filippo Estate for a delightful included sit-down lunch with finally paired wine. Accompanied by a narrated history of the San Filippo Estate and their remarkable collection, presented by the Director. Following this engaging session, guests are invited to wander through the pavilion collection, where the enchanting sounds of music machines and carousel demonstrations fill the air. The afternoon unfolds with a captivating performance by Organist Zach Frame on the Wurlitzer Theater Organ, featuring a selection of swing and big band tunes that will transport you through time. As the musical journey continues, guests are free to roam the Residence and explore the Paris Passageway. Engage with knowledgeable docents who will demonstrate the intricacies of the remarkable music machines, providing a deeper understanding of the family's passion for preserving musical history.Tuesday, May 7th 10:00-6:00pm!Fee: $165 Min 25/Max 45ACTIVITY LEVEL 2Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, lunch, entrance fees, escort, and snacks.San Filippo Swing Concert (Similar to X-mas experience)Included Lunch Please pre-select at time of registration: Clark Street BLT, Gold Coast Veg gi e, Lakeshore Tuna, or North Side Turkey.

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ACTIVITY LEVEL 3To Pre-Order Pies *Call Mrs. Yoder to pre-order extra pies and pay her directly (260) 768-3078*IndianaIncludes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, morning pastry, all you can eat thrasher lunch, entrance fees, escort, and snacks.Thursday, May 30th 7:30-7:30pm!Fee: $155 Min 25/Max 34Enjoy a day of exploring Shipshewana! Stops along the way include: Dutch Creek Animal Farm Park Yoder’s Homestyle Cooking: Baked Chicken, Green Beans, and so much more with assorted pies for dessert. *Remember to reach out to Mrs. Yodar to pre order your homemade pies to pick up that day!* *New * Discover the Downtown Historic District, two-block, totally walkable area" just waiting to be discovered with its plethora of delightful sights, sounds, unique boutique shops and plenty of other savory sensory sensations. An included special treat for the ride home.

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ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, morning pastry, lunch, entrance fees, escort, and snacks.Thursday, June 13th 9:30-5:30pm!Fee: $155 Min 25/Max 45Embark on a delightful excursion with the I&M Canal Boat Tour, complemented by a visit to the enchanting Weber Gardens – a local gem waiting to be discovered! Immerse yourself in a leisurely and educational journey along the historic I&M Canal, followed by a moment of relaxation as you indulge in mimosas and a hearty Boat Captain's Lunch, expertly catered and served at the welcoming I&M Canal Visitor Center. Included lunch Southern Fried Chicken, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Salad and Dessert. Continue the adventure by stepping into the whimsical world of Ted Weber, exploring his storybook-style house and over two acres of breathtaking English gardens. Marvel at the meticulous landscaping adorned with fountains, statues, and ornamental features that paint a picturesque scene. This captivating day trip promises not only outdoor enjoyment but also a dose of cultural and botanical wonders. Unwind under the sunshine and make lasting memories as you combine the charm of canal history with the beauty of Weber Gardens, creating a perfect blend of relaxation and exploration. I & M Canal Boat Tour Pulled by a Mule!ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Includes: Roundtrip Motorcoach, morning pastry, lunch, entrance fees, $10. Gift card for Lottons. escort, and snacks.Thursday, June 20th 8:30-5:30pm!Fee: $140 Min 25/Max 45Heritage & Artistry TourStep into the serene ambiance of the Green Stone Church, a historical landmark renowned for its striking architecture and spiritual significance. Delve into the stories of its founding, architectural design, and the community it has served throughout the years.! Discover the captivating history of the Pullman National Monument, a pivotal site in America's industrial and labor heritage. Walk in the footsteps of Pullman's workers and residents as you explore the preserved buildings, streets, and landscapes of this unique historic district. Prepare to be dazzled by the exquisite beauty of Lotton Glass Art, where creativity meets craftsmanship in stunning displays of glassblowing mastery. Experience firsthand the mesmerizing process of glass art creation as skilled artisans transform molten glass into breathtaking works of art. Included Lunch: TBD

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ACTIVITY LEVEL 3Wandering Tree Estates TourWednesday, June 26th 9:00-5:00pm!Fee: $152 Min 25/Max 45Lakes Zurich, Barrington, &. Buffalo GroveVisit the gardens! Wandering Tree Estate are unlike anything in the Chicago suburban area. There are several gardens on the estate to explore, ranging from quaint English-inspired rose gardens, to a Japanese garden with waterfalls and it's very own miniature bridge. The gardens are perfect for those looking for a relaxing outdoor setting surrounded by nature. Brides and photo enthusiasts love the one-of-a-kind photo opportunities in the various botanical gardens and world-famous outdoor model train layout – complete with a miniature scale botanical garden of its own! Visit the Trains! As you explore this remarkable estate, you'll witness the artistry and passion that Elaine infuses into her creations. Marvel at the intricate details and craftsmanship that define her internationally recognized model railroads and garden railways. Whether you're a seasoned enthusiast or a newcomer to the world of trains, Wandering Tree Estate promises an immersive experience curated by a visionary in the field. Come and discover the magic of trains through the eyes of Elaine Silets, where every curve of the track tells a story of dedication and innovation. Long Grove Confectionary Co. Store. Time to shop for a sweet treatLunch At Chessie’s; Please pre-select at time of registration: Beef Stroganoff or Chicken Piccata. Beverage, Salad & Dessert.8$7 Per Person PAY AT DOORIncludes:All You Can Eat Pancakes with Toppings, Sausage, Milk, Coee, OJPicture opportunity with Santa, Children’s Crafts, Rudolph’s Reindeer Games & Activities, Holiday DJ For more Information Call 630-920-1969The Willowbrook/Burr Ridge Kiwanis Club presentsPancake Breakfast With SantaSaturday, December 28:30am – 11:00amGower West School7650 Clarendon Hills Rd, WillowbrookThe Willowbrook/Burr Ridge Kiwanis Club presentsPancake Breakfast with the BunnySaturday, March 23rd8:30am- 11:00am$7 per Person PAY AT DOORNo Registration NeededGower West School 7650 Clarendon Hills Rd, WillowbrookHopcakeswith the BunnyIncludes:All You Can Eat Pancakes with Toppings, Sausage, Milk, Coee, OJPicture opportunity with The Bunny, Children’s Crafts, Games & Activities, DJ These Events proudly sponsored by the Burr Ridge Park District and the Willowbrook/Burr Ridge Kiwanis Club

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Double $1,599. Single $1,860. Only 32 Spots Max!April 7-10th, 2024 4 Days 3 nightsApril 7th Arrive by 8:30am for a continental breakfast and load up the bus. Depart 9:00 am April 10th Arrive Back Approx. 5:30 pm Will Depart/Return from “Karried Away With Carrie”which is located at the Willowbrook Burr Ridge Sports Performance Center 7850S Quincy St. Willowbrook. Adventure HighlightsDay 1 Sunday, April 7, 2024: ArrivalGovernor's Mansion Tour:The Governor's Mansion tour offers a glimpse into the history and significance of the residence. Given its recent refurbishment and renovation, visitors can expect to see a blend of historical architecture and modern amenities. It's an excellent opportunity to learn about the state's history and the role of the First Family.Dinner Show at Maldaner's Restaurant:With its establishment dating back to 1884, adds a touch of nostalgia to your evening. Being the oldest restaurant on Route 66, it likely has a rich history and unique charm. A dinner show at Maldaner's promises not only a culinary delight but also an immersive experience, featuring live music, entertainment, or themed performances.Continue to Day 2 Karried AwayIncludes: Roundtrip Motor Coach, all entrance fees, tickets, 4 breakfast, 4 lunch, 3 dinners, 3 nights hotel, escort, tips, donations, and snacks.ACTIVITY LEVEL 3For more informations or any questions Call Carrie 630-360-1314 To register call Carrie (630) 360-1314 Stop by and visit us.

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Day 2 Monday, April 8, 2024: Adventure continuesAbraham Lincoln Presidential Museum:The museum, designed by Disney Imagineers, promises an immersive and educational experience, providing insights into Lincoln's life and the historical context of slavery and war. Expect interactive exhibits and engaging displays that bring history to life.Lunch and Historian Presentation at the Museum:The inclusion of a lunch with a historian presentation, such as "Tales from the Vault," adds a unique and informative element to your visit. This allows us to delve deeper into specific aspects of Lincoln's life, leadership, and more.Lincoln's Home:Exploring Lincoln's Home provides a personal perspective on Lincoln as a family man. His journey as a successful lawyer and politician during the 17 years he lived there. This historic site offers a glimpse into his private life and the context in which he developed his political career.Visit Lincoln Depot:The visit to Lincoln Depot, where President-elect Abraham Lincoln departed for Washington, D.C., in 1861, adds a poignant touch to your itinerary. The re-enactment of a portion of his farewell speech provides a sense of the historical moment.Edwards Place Historic Site for Historical Craft Making:The stop at Edwards Place, with its connection to Lincoln and Mary Todd's early romance. offers a more intimate and personal experience. Engaging in historical craft making at this site adds a hands-on and interactive aspect to our historical journey.Dinner at ARLINGTON’S:Ending the day with dinner at ARLINGTON’S provides a relaxed and enjoyable way to conclude your historical exploration. It's a great opportunity to unwind and reflect on the day's experiences.Day 3 Tuesday, April 9thOld State Capitol (Outside Tour)We start another day with an outside tour of the Old State Capitol. This historic structure played a significant role in Lincoln's life, serving as a place where he practiced law and delivered his famous "House Divided" speech.Illinois State Capitol BuildingWe make our way to the Illinois State Capitol Building. Marvel at its architectural grandeur standing taller than the U.S. Capitol and featuring a striking French Renaissance style. We tour and explore the interior to learn about the history and functions of the state government.

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Springfield Adventure Highlights ContinuedDay 3 Adventure ContinuedLunch: Cozy Dog Drive-InEnjoy a delicious lunch at Cozy Dog Drive-In, a historic spot known for its original "hot dog on a stick" recipe. As a Route 66 staple since 1949, it adds a touch of nostalgia to your culinary experience.Dana Thomas HouseAfter lunch, head to the Dana Thomas House, a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home. Explore the preservation of original furniture and art glass light fixtures, gaining insight into Wright's architectural genius. Illinois State MuseumWe will visit the Illinois State Museum in the late afternoon. Immerse yourself in interactive exhibits, life-sized dioramas, and a wealth of fossils and specimens that narrate the story of Illinois' natural history and its people.Lincoln's TombWe will visit Lincoln's Tomb, the final resting place of President Abraham Lincoln and his family. Don't forget the tradition of rubbing the nose of Lincoln's bronze statue for good luck."The Route 66 Experience" at the Illinois State FairgroundsWe conclude our day with a visit to "The Route 66 Experience" at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Explore the Legends Neon Sign Park, featuring recreated iconic signage that highlights the history of Illinois' Route 66.3 Night Stay At Wyndham Springfield City CenterFor more informations or any questions Call Carrie 630-360-1314 To register call Carrie (630) 360-1314 Stop by and visit us.Day 4 Wednesday, April 10, 2024: New Salem State Historic SiteStart your morning with a visit to the New Salem State Historic Site. This reconstructed village offers a glimpse into the early life of Abraham Lincoln before he moved to Springfield. Explore the buildings and surroundings that played a significant role in Lincoln's formative years, particularly during his time as the postmaster from 1833-1836.Lunch: The BroadgaugeAfter our visit to New Salem, we head to Petersburg's town square for lunch at The Broadgauge. Enjoy a fine dining experience in this meticulously restored building from 1872, savoring not just the culinary delights but also the historic ambiance.

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Day 1 B,D Enjoy a Continental breakfast as we load the bus. Then will make our way to St. Louis with rest stops along the way. We’ll visit the brand new St Louis Aquarium. Your journey through the St. Louis Aquarium starts along a freshwater river and the shallow waters of a salt marsh, then moves into the deep, dark abyss of the open ocean. We’ll also get a chance to see the colossal Ferris Wheel for a spectacular view of downtown and the surrounding St Louis Landscape. We’ll enjoy a Kickback Happy Hour at our hotel before having a delicious included dinner at Favazza’s Restaurant. Double: $1,320.Single: $1,540.Travel Insurance Options:Double or Triple: $110Single: $149Last day to register April 26, 2024Min30/Max38Karried AwayJune 4th Arrive by 8:00am for a continental breakfast and load up the bus. Depart 8:30 am June 6th Arrive Back Approx. 6:30 pm Will Depart/Return from “Karried Away With Carrie”which is located at the Willowbrook Burr Ridge Sports Performance Center 7850S Quincy St. Willowbrook. Walk on the Wild Side of St. Louis 3 Days: June 4 - 6, 2024

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Karried AwayTrip Includes: • 2 Nights at the Drury Inn Union Station • Visit the St. Louis Aquarium • Dinner at Favassa’s Restaurant • Guided tour of Treehouse Wildlife Center • Cruise aboard the Hakuna Matata Riverboat • Lunch at Castelli’s Moonlight • Guided tour of Happy Hooves Equine Rescue Center • Guided tour of Willoughby Heritage Farm • Dinner at John D McGurk’s • Driving tour of St. Louis -Tour and samples at Anheuser Busch InBev Brewery • Motorcoach Transportation • Escort and Docent• !6 Meals For more informations or questions Call Carrie 630-360-1314 Stop by and visit us.Day 2 B,L,D Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before we start our day. We’ll start with a visit of the Treehouse Wildlife Center where we’ll learn about this non-proofit organization dedicated to the rehabilitation of sick, injured, and orphaned wildlife. Nest, we’ll enjoy a cruise aboard the Hakuna Matata riverboat. We’ll have included lunch at Castelli’s Moonlight for their famous Talk n’ Chic fried chicken served family style with all the fixings on the side. After lunch, we’ll enjoy a guided tour at Happy Hooves Equine Rescue Center. This non-profit organization has been dedicated to giving horses a second chance at a better life. The tour includes the history of the farm as well as meeting the adopted and sanctuary horses. Our final stop of the day will be a guided tour of Willoughby Heritage Farm. Travel back in time to the 1940s farm life and view over 30 acres of wildlife preserve. We’ll enjoy the Kickback Happy Hour again before we make our way to John D McGurk’s for a delicious included dinner in this top class Irish Pub. Day 3 B Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before we start our day. We’ll enjoy a narrated driving tour of St Louis including a stop at the Cathedral Basilica and Gateway Arch. We’ll have lunch on your own at Anheuser Busch InBev Brewery and enjoy a Day Fresh Tour, which highlights the journey of a beer from seed to sip. We’ll visit the Clydesdale paddock and stables, the go to the Beechwood Aging Cellar, the historic Brewhouse, and the BEVO packaging facility. You’ll get to enjoy multiple samples as well as take home a bottle of day-fresh beer. Then after a wild adventure, we will make our journey home.

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Encompassing over 11,000 sq km, the Hudson Valley is a breath of fresh air—charming visitors from all over the world with its abundance of natural beauty, one-of-a-kind experiences and authentic Americana. Designated as a Naonal Heritage Area, the Hudson Valley is steeped in history, natural beauty, and culture and boasts a burgeoning food scene. We have included visits to several preeminent Hudson Valley landmarks showcasing unparalleled architecture in a diversity of styles, exquisite gardens and landscaping, superior collecons of artwork, leading collecons of furniture and decorave arts, and historical treasures of the area. We will discover the charms of yesteryear and come to know why this remarkable area inspired the rst arts movement in the U.S. in the 1800’s -- The Hudson Valley School of Painters. PRICE: $3799.00 PP, DBL $4329.00 SINGLE / $3659.00 PP, TRIPLE Highlights & Inclusions! ❖ Rounds Trip Transfer Service from Home to Airport ❖ Round Trip Air from Chicago to Newark, NJ in Economy Class ❖ Arrival & Departure Transfers ❖ Motorcoach Transportaon Throughout ❖ Five Nights Hotel at the Hya House Fishkill/Poughkeepsie ❖ Meals: Hot Breakfast Daily, Three Lunches and Four Dinners ❖ Five days of step-on guide service ❖ Hudon Valley River Cruise ❖ Guided Tour of Vanderbilt Mansion ❖ Luncheon at Mohonk Mountain House ❖ New York City Tour ❖ Broadway Show Maninee ❖ Guided tour of boyhood home of Franklin D. Roosevelt. ❖ Culinary Instute of America (CIA): CIA Experience – ❖ Guided tour of Union Church of Pocanco Hills ❖ Guided tour of the United States Military Academy at West Point ❖ Luggage Handling, All taxes and Gratuies for Step-on Guides ❖ Escorted by Carrie Navins SUMMER IN THE HUDSON RIVER VALLEY Including New York City! Travel Dates: July 15-20, 2024 For informaon & Registraon Contact: Liz Wolak at Viking Travel Service 630-321-1664 Sign-up Early Limited to one coach only! RESERVATION DEADLINE APRIL 15, 2024 Presentation March 5, 2024, 1:00pm

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Day by Day Itinerary Day 1 Monday 7/15/24 Depart Chicago ❖ Home Pick-up to O’Hare Airport for ight. ❖ Arrive and enjoy a Light lunch included. ❖ Scenic drive through the Hudson Highlands. ❖ Step-on guided visit to the grounds of Boscobel Mansion. ❖ Check-in at the Hya House Fishkill/Poughkeepsie for your 5-night stay, nestled in the scenic Hudson River Valley. ❖ Dinner tonight at Blu Pointe Restaurant, featuring excellent cuisine and breath-taking Hudson River views. ❖ Overnight. ❖ (Light Lunch, Dinner) Day 2 Tuesday 7/16/24 Hudson Valley ❖ Hot breakfast at hotel. ❖ Step-on guide led visit to the Walkway over the Hudson. ❖ Enjoy a 90-minute river cruise aboard the Rip Van Winkle on the Hudson River. ❖ Lunch (included) and aernoon at Mohonk Mountain House, the most iconic resort in the Hudson Valley. ❖ Guided visit to Historic Huguenot Street in New Paltz. ❖ Dinner (on own) in New Paltz. ❖ Overnight. ❖ (Breakfast, Lunch) Day 3 Wednesday 7/17/24 Spend the day in New York City! ❖ Hot breakfast at hotel. ❖ Travel to NYC, meet with step-on guide for a morning motorcoach tour. ❖ Lunch (on own) in NYC. ❖ Broadway Show manee. ❖ Dinner (included) at popular Carmine's Upper West Side Restaurant. ❖ Overnight. ❖ (Breakfast, Dinner) Day 4 Thursday 7/18/24 Enjoy full day of touring ❖ Hot breakfast at the hotel. ❖ Guided tour of Vanderbilt Mansion, Hyde Park. ❖ Lunch (on own) in Rhinebeck (numerous restaurants, including the Beekman Arms). ❖ Guided tour of Springwood, boyhood home of Franklin D. Roosevelt. ❖ Self-guided visit to Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidenal Library and Museum. ❖ Step-on guide led tour of the grounds of Val-Kill, home of Eleanor Roosevelt. ❖ Culinary Instute of America (CIA): CIA Experience - meet with CIA students, enjoy a unique tasng exercise, tour the main campus building. ❖ Dinner (included) at the CIA. ❖ Overnight. ❖ (Breakfast, Dinner) Day 5 Friday 7/19/24 Visit West Point today! ❖ Hot breakfast at the hotel. ❖ Self-guided visit to Dia Beacon. ❖ Lunch (on own) at the Newburgh waterfront (numerous restaurants to choose from). ❖ Guided tour of the campus of the United States Military Academy at West Point. ❖ Dinner (included) at Hudson House River Inn, in Cold Spring. ❖ Overnight. ❖ (Breakfast, Dinner) Day 6 Saturday 7/20/24 Full day of fun before departure ight for home ❖ Hot breakfast at the hotel. ❖ Guided tour of Kykuit, home of the John D. Rockefeller family. ❖ Buet lunch (included) at the Historic Hudson Valley Visitors Center. ❖ Guided tour of Union Church of Pocanco Hills, with stained glass windows by Henri Masse and Marc Chagall. ❖ Return to airport for departure. ❖ (Breakfast, Lunch) Presentation March 5, 2024, 1:00pm Karried Away With Carrie Located in the WBRSPC 7850 S. Quincy St. Willowbrook Il

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RESERVATION & INFORMATION RESERVATION DEADLINE APRIL 15, 2024 – RESERVATION AFTER ARE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY AND LATE FEE. ➢ Deposit: $500.00 per person, along with reservaon form and oponal insurance premium if chosen. ➢ Form of payment: Cash or check ➢ Make checks payable to: Viking Travel Service ➢ Mail registraon form payments to: Viking Travel Service, 700 E. Ogden Avenue, Suite # 106, Westmont, IL 60559 ➢ Final payment: Due no later than April 15th, 2024 ➢ Not Included: Insurance protecon, baggage fees, gratuies for driver, and any items of personal nature, meals and beverages not indicated as included. ➢ Departure Locaon: WBRSPC, 7850 S Quincy Street, Willowbrook, IL 60527 ➢ Tour operaon and pricing is based on a minimum of 24 parcipants. Credit card payments subject to 3% processing fee. ➢ Subject to all airline terms and condions. Special Needs - Please let us know if you have any dietary requirements or mobility issues at time of reservation. Travelers with special needs – Travelers should be in good physical conditions in order to participate. Guests needing such assistance must be accompanied by an abled companion who will assist them and be aware that they may not be able to participate in all activities. Some itineraries are not suitable for people with limitations and cannot accommodate wheelchairs or motorized scooters. No refunds will be given if guest does not participate in any activities, by choice or by limitations. It is the sole responsibility of the traveler to notify Viking Travel of any physical or dietary needs. Per Person Cancellation Policy: Cancellation charges apply if you do not take insurance or must cancel for a reason not covered by insurance: Date of deposit to March 1, 2024 = $150.00 Cancellation fee and Insurance cost is non-refundable / March 2, 2024 to April 13, 2024 = Deposit & Insurance cost is non-refundable / April 15, 2024 to Departure = 100% Penalty. Travel Insurance: The optional group insurance covers trip cancellation due to a covered medical reason, interruption, accident, baggage, and medical evacuation and must be taken out at time of deposit. As with all insurance policies, cost of insurance is non-refundable and subject to change at any time. A minimum of 10 passengers required for group insurance rates. Please contact Viking Travel for questions on insurance. Travel Guard Group Insurance Coverage Coverage Maximum Benefits Coverage Maximum Benefits Trip Cancellation Trip Cost Medical Expenses $20,000 Trip Interruption 125%Trip Cost Emergency Medical Transportation $50,000 Travel Delay $500 (Maximum of $150 per day) Baggage & Personal Effects Loss $1,000 Notice: As the worldwide COVID-19 corona-virus pandemic remains ongoing at this time, and travel resumes around the world, all destinations and suppliers have established COVID-19 safety measures and precautions which may change from day to day. These safety measures may include wearing masks at certain times, size of group gatherings, social distancing requirements, health screenings, and requiring Covid vaccination cards. Participation on the tour acknowledges the contagious nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk that I may be exposed to or infected by COVID-19 while traveling. Participants also understand and agree to follow all the protocols and the acceptance that travel plans may be altered, interrupted, changed or canceled and that Viking Travel has no control over these unforeseeable conditions. Participation agreement: The purchase/payment of any travel services offered constitutes a contractual arrangement between the Traveler (“you”) and Viking Travel Service and its suppliers. As the lead traveler, you accept, and confirm you have authority and consent to accept, all Terms & Conditions for yourself and all members of your traveling party. Karried AwayPrintable registration form available online !$!$

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Willkommen to Frankenmuth - Michigan's Little Bavaria. Come and join us for the 34th traditional Oktoberfest held in Heritage Park, Frankenmuth, MI. Enjoy all the festivities along German culture, food, dancing and live bands playing German music and of course, plenty of beer! Prices: $1299.00 per person, double $1499.00 single Included Feature: ❖ Deluxe Motorcaoch Transportation ❖ Two Nights at The Bavarian Inn Lodge in standard room ❖ German Welcome Dinner w/ Entertainment ❖ Tour of Frankenmuth with Local Guide in Bavarian costume ❖ Stop at Historic St. Lorenz Church ❖ Visit Frankenmuth Clock & German Gift Co. ❖ Pretzel Making & Luncheon ❖ Admission to Frankenmuth’s Annual Octoberfest ❖ Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland ❖ Time at River Place Shops ❖ Breakfast Daily, one lunch and one dinner ❖ All Taxes and Luggage Handling ❖ Escorted by Carrie Navins Octoberfest in Frankenmuth September 19-21, 2024 Sign-up Early Special Event & Limited to one coach only! For Informaon & Registraon Contact: Liz Wolak at Viking Travel Service 630-321-1664 email:

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Day by Day Inerary Thu - September 19, Bus 2 / Depart Willowbrook, IL to Frankenmuth 6:30 am Departure Time Stops will be made along the way Arrive Bavarian Inn Lodge / Check-in and freshen up Welcome German Dinner w/ cocktail and entertainment. Enjoy a delighul evening of light entertainment and delicious cuisine, while surrounded by our beauful facilies. A variety of music will accompany your meal, highlighted with the singing of the famous German “Schnitzelbank Song.” (Dinner) Fri - September 20, Frankenmuth, MI 9am-10:30am Tour with Local Step-on-Guide in Costume. Your guide will point out the many historical points of interest and keep you entertained with stories along the way. Included in the tour includes the wooden covered bridge and a stop at the beauful St. Lorenz Church, a historic landmark where our town’s history is depicted in amazing stained-glass windows. Also view the replica of the original log cabin built by our German settlers. 10:45am-11:45am Visit Frankenmuth Clock & German Gi Co. Frankenmuth Clock & German Gi Co. specializes in authenc, handcraed German items, including Black Forest cuckoo clocks, wall and mantel clocks, miniature clocks, novelty cuckoo clocks, music boxes, incense smokers, nutcrackers, holiday ornaments, German pyramids, and unique German souvenirs. We import items straight from Germany, providing the authenc Bavarian experience. 12:00pm-1:45pm Pretzel Making followed by Lunch at the Bavarian Inn Restaurant Get a taste of the traditional German pretzel...Frankenmuth-style, by becoming a German baker for a day. The pretzel-rolling experience at The Bavarian Inn Bakery offers a hands-on experience with lots of fun and laughs. Free me to shop on Main Street. Freshen up at hotel before heading to Octoberfest. Oktoberfest! Enjoy all the fesvies and fun at the Frankenmuth Octoberfest which is located close The Bavarian Inn & Lodge. Shule service from Octoberfest back to hotel will be available both from the hotel shule and from the Octoberfest. Octoberfest Shule Service at own cost. (Breakfast & Lunch) Sat - September 21, Frankenmuth, MI / Willowbrook, IL Breakfast followed by check-out 9am-11am: Welcome to Bronner’s Christmas World, where they have been making spirits bright since 1945. Open 361 days a year, Bronner's features a fantasc selecon of Christmas ornaments, trims, trees, Christmas lights, navies, and collecbles. Christmas cards, garlands, stockings, Advent calendars, and wreaths are also among the many items available. Of the more than 6,000 styles of ornaments which Bronner's carries, half of the glass ornaments are Bronner's exclusive designs. 11:30am-3:00pm: Time to explore River Place Shops and lunch on own. Explore more than 40 shops and aracons located throughout our beauful Bavarian-themed shopping mall! Find the perfect gi for that special someone, or pick up a unique souvenir to remember your visit to Frankenmuth. Featuring local family-owned businesses and naonal retailers like Yankee Candle and Tervis, our unique retail experiences allow you to taste a variety of products like made-in-Michigan wine, honey, hot sauces and more! 3:00pm Depart Frankenmuth 9:00 pm Arrival back in Willowbrook, IL (Breakfast) Karried Away

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Welcome to Frankenmuth, Michigan’s Little Bavaria, and the Bavarian Inn Lodge and Conference Center. Since its original founding as the Union House in 1888, the Bavarian Inn has been offering an extraordinary blend of great German food and hospitality in Frankenmuth. As the years have passed, we’ve added the Lodge and Conference Center and over 20 retail locations to the family holdings, but our traditions of quality, service and fun; begun over 100 years ago still hold true. Our 600+ staff at the Bavarian Inn of Frankenmuth is specially trained to provide outstanding service with our world-famous meals. 360 rooms and 100% non-smoking facility. Resort Amenities: • Outdoor year-round heated pool / Two Outdoor Hot Tubs / On-Site micro pub with appetizers and drinks • Complimentary WI-FI / Complimentary DVD library In-Room Amenities: • Cable TV / DVD/CD Player / Alarm Clock / Telephone / Hair Dryer / Mini Fridge / Microwave / Iron and Ironing Board • In-Room Starbucks Coee & Tazo Teas • In-Room Snack Menu & Full Hot Breakfast Buet RESERVATION & INFORMATION RESERVATION DEADLINE AUGUST 1, 2024 – RESERVATION AFTER ARE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY AND LATE FEE. Deposit: $500.00 per person, along with reservation form and optional insurance premium if chosen. Form of payment: Cash, check or credit card (credit card are subject to 3% processing fee) Make checks payable to: Viking Travel Service Mail registration form & payments to: Viking Travel Service, 700 E. Ogden Avenue, Suite # 106, Westmont, IL 60559 Final payment: Due no later than August 1, 2024 Not Included: Insurance protection, gratuities for driver, step on guide, and any items of personal nature, meals and beverages not indicated as included. Credit card may be required upon check in for personal incidentals at hotel. Departure Location: WBRSPC, 7850 S Quincy Street, Willowbrook, IL 60527 Tour operation and pricing: Based on a minimum of 25 paying passengers. Special Needs - Please let us know if you have any dietary requirements or mobility issues at time of reservation. Travelers with special needs – Travelers should be in good physical conditions in order to participate. Guests needing such assistance must be accompanied by an abled companion who will assist them and be aware that they may not be able to participate in all activities. Some itineraries are not suitable for people with limitations and cannot accommodate wheelchairs or motorized scooters. No refunds will be given if guest does not participate in any activities, by choice or by limitations. It is the sole responsibility of the traveler to notify Viking Travel of any physical or dietary needs. Per Person Cancellation Policy: Cancellation charges apply if you do not take insurance or must cancel for a reason not covered by insurance: Date of deposit to May 31, 2024 = $150.00 Cancellation fee and Insurance cost is non-refundable / June 1, 2024 to July 31, 2024 = Deposit & Insurance cost is non-refundable / August 1, 2024 to Departure = 100% Penalty. No refunds for any unused features. Travel Insurance: The optional group insurance covers trip cancellation due to a covered medical reason, interruption, accident, baggage, and medical evacuation and must be taken out at time of deposit. As with all insurance policies, cost of insurance is non-refundable and subject to change at any time. A minimum of 10 passengers required for group insurance rates. Please contact Viking Travel for questions on insurance. Travel Guard Group Insurance Coverage Coverage Maximum Benefits Coverage Maximum Benefits Trip Cancellation Trip Cost Medical Expenses $20,000 Trip Interruption 125%Trip Cost Emergency Medical Transportation $50,000 Travel Delay $500 (Maximum of $150 per day) Baggage & Personal Effects Loss $1,000 Karried Away

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November 30 - December 8, 2024Donna GreenwaldTravel AdvisorHinsdale Travel Service 630-325-1335 Donna@hinsdale.agencymail.comKarried Away withCarrie to GreeceKarried Away with Carrie goes toKarried Away with Carrie goes toBudapest & Christmas MarketsBudapest & Christmas Marketsof the Danubeof the DanubePresentationFEBRUARY 7, 2024 AT 1:30 P.M.Willowbrook Sports Performance Center Call Carrie to RSVP 630-360-1314 Don't wait for presentation to sign up for tripCall Donna at 630-325-1335 to get yourname on the list Budapest & Christmas Markets of the Danubefeaturing a 7 night cruise on Emerald Cruisesincluding stop in ViennaKarried AwayKarried AwayRegister before Feb. 29th for current price

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9 Days, November 30, 2024Day 1 - Sat, 30 Nov - Overnight flight to Budapest Day 2 - Sun, 01 Dec - Budapest (D)Welcome to Budapest. You’ll be greeted by anEmerald Cruises representative at the airport andtransferred to your contemporary Star-Ship. Afterboarding, you’ll have time to enjoy Budapest atyour leisure.This evening, enjoy a performance of Hungarianfolk music and dance on board.EmeraldPLUSTraditional Hungarian folklore show on boardDay 3 - Mon, 02 Dec - Budapest (B,L,D)Join a local guide for a tour of the Hungariancapital today, covering some of the highlights ofBudapest and learn more about its stunninglandscape and architecture. The history of theHungarian capital shows a unique blend ofcultures, cuisine and vibrant lifestyle. There is somuch to take in while you pass through thebustling city, which is an attractive destination forvisitors from all over the world. Following yourguided tour, enjoy free time to explore the stalls ofBudapest’s main Christmas market, wherehandcrafted ornaments are plentiful and colorfulstrings of lights line the streets.Included ExcursionGuided coach tour of BudapestDiscoverMOREExcursion to Szentendre (extra expense)DiscoverMOREJewish heritage tour (extra expense) Day 4 - Tue, 03 Dec - Bratislava (B,L,D)Across Europe, different cultures intertwine atChristmastime, sharing their traditions, treats, andunique customs. The Slovakian capital is a trulycharming city whose roots can be traced acrossthe continent. Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Bratislava,including its enchanting historic district and someof its many bustling Christmas markets.Included ExcursionWalking tour of BratislavaEmeraldPLUSHome-hosted coffee and cake with a Slovakian familyDiscoverMORESkoda tour of post-Communist Bratislava (extraexpense)DiscoverMORECarpathian wine route (extra expense)Day 5 - Wed, 04 Dec - Vienna (B,L,D)Sweeping boulevards and world-famous artexhibitions welcome you to Vienna, a city perfectlyencapsulating the extravagance of the HabsburgMonarchy and their love of ornate Baroquepalaces. For art lovers, there is no other place likethe Austrian capital, not just because the city ispacked with museums and artwork, but because ofits variety. Your tour will include a visit to theKunsthistorisches Museum, the largest art museumin the country and one of the most importantmuseums worldwide.Included ExcursionVienna art tour with a visit to the KunsthistorischesMuseumViennese evening concert included this evening Karried Away

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Day 6 - Thu, 05 Dec - Krems (B,L,D)Enjoy a guided tour of Göttweig Abbey, a truetreasure overlooking the Wachau Valley from a hillcovered by vineyards and forests. Constructed in1083, it’s one of Austria's most importantBenedictine abbeys, attracting visitors from acrossthe globe. Run by a community of about 45 monks,it’s visible from a great distance and provides epicpanoramas from the grounds.EmeraldPLUSChristmas traditions in Europe (on boardpresentation)Included ExcursionGuided tour of Göttweig AbbeyDay 7 - Fri, 06 - Dec Passau (B,L,D)A blanket of powdered snow graces the Europeancountryside at Christmastime, creating a magicalsetting as we cruise into Passau. On this afternoon’sincluded walking tour of the town, enjoy visiting theannual Christkindlmarkt, set in front of St. Stephen’sCathedral. Almost a hundred gingerbread-likestalls selling festive souvenirs and handmade giftsare found here, each connected to the next bystrings of twinkling fairy lights.Included ExcursionGuided tour of PassauDay 8 - Sat, 07 - Dec Regensburg (B,L,D)Today, you will have the opportunity to visit one ofthe best-preserved medieval cities in Germany,Regensburg. Our guided walking tour will explainthe history behind this UNESCO World Heritage-listed city, as you stroll across one of the oldestbridges on the Danube and witness its ancientfortifications. Stop to visit one of the loveliestChristmas markets in the region at Thurn and TaxisPalace, with its many quaint wooden stalls,twinkling lights, and festive goods adorning hiddenpassageways and narrow cobblestone streets.EmeraldPLUSVisit to the Christmas Market at Thurn and TaxisPalace GroundsEmeraldPLUSTraditional Bavarian band on boardEmeraldPLUSWalking tour of Regensburg with Bavarian sausage tastingDiscoverMOREExcursion to Nuremberg (extra expense)Day 9 - Sun, 08 Dec - Regensburg - Munich (B)After breakfast, it’s time to say farewell to yourfellow guests. Disembark your Star-Ship inRegensburg for your transfer to Munich Airport andtake memories of handcrafted ornaments andgingerbread stalls with you.Please book your flight to depart out of Munichafter 02:00 PM.This itinerary is a guide only and may be amendedfor operational reasons such as high and lowwater. As such, the cruise may operate alteredfrom that stated above. Please refer to our termsand conditions for further information.Karried Away

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Important InfoINCLUSIONS Home pick up, Cancellation insurance, AllGratuities, 7 Night Cruise, All Meals and Snacks, All Drinks While Onboard River Cruise, Wifi OnboardRiver Cruise, Baggage Handing, Excursions Listed AsIncluded, Discover More Excursions Additional CostEXCURSIONS/TOURS Guided tour of BudapestWalking tour Bratislavahome hosted coffee & cake with slovakianfamilyVienna Art tour visit Kunsthistorisches MuseumViennese Evening ConcertGuided tour Gottweig AbbeyChristmas Traditions presentation onboardGuided Passau tourVisit to the Christmas Market at Thurn and TaxisPalace GroundsTraditional Bavarian band onboard Walking tour of Regensburg with Bavariansausage tasting DEPOSIT & FINAL PAYMENT An Initial Deposit of $1500 per person is due withReservation Form to secure reservations. FinalPayment Due Date August 15, 2024. •Initial Deposit can be made by check or creditcard •Payments after Initial Deposit must be made bycheck payable to Hinsdale Travel and eitherdropped off by Carrie or mailed to Hinsdale Travel9052 Charing Cross Road Woodridge, Il 60517• Deposit due by February 15, 2024 SINGLE $8375 WINDOW DOESN’T OPEN DOUBLE $7475 PerPerson FRENCH BALCONY SINGLE $10,175 FRENCH BALCONY Karried Away

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Includes: Beverages, Lunch, & Prizes.Wednesday’s 10:30am-2:00pm $20.00 per day Must pre register 630-360-1314 or online Maximum of 24 February 14 Brats/Italian Sausage & Cheese Pizza (Start of Lent) March 6 Kielbasa and KrautLet's come in from the cold and have some quality game time together. Join us for a mid-day full of assorted fun games with cash prizes and included lunch with sides and fixings. Mr. Kris will be lighting up the grill. Organized group games will include Bunco, Farkle, and LRC. After lunch will have board games like Scrabble, Rumicube and more. Who knows we might even build a puzzle Please register ahead of time. If inclement weather we will reschedule or refund..Come and have some Fun! Fun! Fun! One Monday a month (second date will be added if needed.) Will have a lite snack with CASH PRIZES, will change partners every round giving you a chance to socialize with everyone. February 19 Presidents Day $$ March 18 Luck of the Irish Raffle April 22 Earth Day RaffleMonday’s 1pm-3pm $12.00 at the door Must pre register 630-360-1314 or online Maximum of 24Join us Monday mornings for a continental breakfast Lets enjoy fellowship and friendship! Will have a sponsor or a special guest drop in from time to time. Carrie will always be on hand to highlight trips and answer any questions. What a great way to start the week!Drop in and pay that day. Fee: $5 per day At the door please RSVP (630)360-1314 or onlineMarch 18 April 15 May 13 Monday 9:00-10:30am

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$5.00 at the door per person Open play on Fridays 9:00am-2pm ACTIVITY LEVEL 4Location: WBRSPC 7850 South Quincy Willowbrook, Il Inside on walking track fieldDrop in Pickleball for active adults. Willowbrook Burr Ridge Sports Performance Center offers 2 indoor courts on turf for open play rotating in. Lines are permanent, and portable nets are available. The facility includes amenities like food, restrooms, water and private lessons are available. No membership is required. Open Play Pickleball For Adults 55+Location : WBRSPC 7850 South Quincy Willowbrook, IL Questions please call Rudy Luna: 1-630-247-1577 Email: RML0429@hotmail.comFitness class for active adults Our 45 minute class is designed with a flexible approach to fitness. Concentrating on movement and strength within a small group atmosphere. No matter your level of fitness, this class will keep you moving. This class is perfect for the active adult who would like to start or continue on their fitness journey in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. We will work on staying strong and active by adjusting to your specific needs.. Consistent exercise at any level can help you stay active, independent and strong. Instructor: Rudy Luna ISSA CertifiedACTIVITY LEVEL 2-4Tuesdays and Thursdays9:30am-10:15am $10 cash at the door Type to enter textSilver Strong Type to enter textWalking Track Now OpenACTIVITY LEVEL 1-4Location : WBRSPC 7850 South Quincy Willowbrook, IL Monday-Friday 11:30-2:00pm $1.00 payable at the door

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Cocktails with Carrie on FacebookLearn how to make a delicious cocktail then sit back and enjoy the show! Get the latest and greatest news on upcoming adventures, events.Upcoming Adventures & What’s up with the Family! Live with Carrie!On Facebook Live! Ask to join “Karried Away With Carrie” group on Facebook to view the show and receive updates on adventuresFriday February 16 1:00-1:30pm Live Audience Welcome New to “Cocktails with Carrie” on Facebook live. Audience participation! Come to Carries office and watch as she shows us how to make an enjoyable beverage, hear about upcoming adventures. Endless entertainment to be had by all.Friday March 15 1:00-1:30pm Live Audience Welcome Friday April 19 1:00-1:30pm Live Audience Welcome Karried AwayAt KAWC we pride ourselves in creating fun adventures and activities. We love making friends. We are now providing KAWC gift certificates for purchase. You can purchase in any domination. You can now show your love and friendship with a KAWC Gift Certificate A perfect gift for birthdays, anniversary, holidays, thank you or just because. Give mom and dad the gift of travel!"Karried Away With Carrie” provides an inclusive travel experience by anticipating the needs of active adults and taking the fear out of traveling. We offer a “bucket list adventure” that allow for togetherness, friendship, and the creation of long- lasting memories. For more information please visit our website at karriedawaywithcarrie.orgGive The Gift Of Adventure! KAWC Gift Certificates From $5.-$5,000For more information or to purchase Please Contact Carrie at 630-360-1314 or Email carrie@karriedawaywithcarrie.orgFriday May 3 1:00-1:30pm Live Audience Welcome

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WARNING OF RISK: Recreational activities/programs are intended to challenge and engage the physical, mental, and emotional resources of each participant. Despite careful and proper preparation, instruction, medical advice, conditioning, and equipment, there is still a risk of serious injury when participating in any recreational activity/program. Understandably, not all hazards and dangers can be foreseen. Depending on the particular activity, participants must understand that certain risks, dangers and injuries due to inclement weather, slipping, falling, poor skill level, conditioning, carelessness, horseplay, unsportsmanlike conduct, premises defects, inadequate or defective equipment, inadequate supervision, instruction, or officiating, and all other circumstances inherent to indoor and outdoor recreational activities/programs exist. In this regard, it must be recognized that it is impossible for Karried Away With Carrie to guarantee absolute safety. WAIVER AND RELEASE OF ALL CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK: Please read this form carefully and be aware that in signing up and participating in this program/activity, you will be expressly assuming the risk and legal liability and waiving and releasing all claims for injuries, damages, or loss which you or your minor child/ward might sustain as a result of participating in any and all activities connected with and associated with this program/activity (including transportation services/vehicle operation, when provided). I recognize and acknowledge that there are certain risks of physical injury to participants in this program/activity, and I voluntarily agree to assume the full risk of any and all injuries, damages or loss, regardless of severity, that my minor child/ward or I may sustain as a result of said participation. I further agree to waive and relinquish all claims I or my minor child/ward may have (or that may accrue to me or my child/ward) as a result of participating in this program/ activity against Karried Away With Carrie, including its officers, officials, agents, volunteers and employees, of Karried Away With Carrie, including its officers, officials, agents, volunteers and employees (hereinafter collectively referred as “Parties”). I do hereby fully release and forever discharge the Parties from any and all claims for injuries, damages, or loss that my minor child/ward or I may have or which may accrue to me or my minor child/ward and arising out of, connected with, or in any way associated with this program/activity. PHOTOGRAPHS: Photographs and videos are taken of participants to use for promotional purposes. By registering for a program, you have granted us permission to use your image for promotional purposes unless otherwise stated. I have read and fully understand the above important information, warning of risk, assumption of risk, and waiver and release of all claims. If registering on-line or via fax, your on-line or facsimile signature shall substitute for and have the same legal effect as an original form signature. Participant’s Signature:__________________________________________________________________ Date ___/___ /____Make checks payable to: Karried Away With Carrie Check #_____________ Amount_____________This section must be filled out if paying with a VISA, or Master CardCardholder Name_______________________________________________________Account Number _______________________________________________________CVC Code ________ Expiration Date ___/___ Zip Code__________ Amount Charged_________________Authorized Signature ____________________________________________________Activity/ProgramParticipants Full NameAmount DueFirst Name ____________________ Last Name ____________________ Birthday (mm/dd/yyyy) __/___/___Street Address __________________________________________________City______________________ State__________ Zip___________ Phone (______) _______-___________Allergies /Limitations______________________________________________Emergency Number / Relation_________________________________________________________________First________________________ Last Name____________________ Phone (______) _______-___________Email ___________________________________________________ Add E-Newsletter list Yes NoRegistration Form

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PAYMENT Carried Away With Carrie accepts payments by cash, check, money order, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover card. WAITLIST It is possible to be placed on a wait list at no cost when maximum enrollment has been reached for a particular class program. PROGRAM CANCELATION POLICY Carried Away With Carrie reserves the right to cancel, postpone or combine trip as necessary. Programs may be canceled due to low enrollment. Register early to get the trip you want at the time you want it. In the event that Carried Away With Carrie cancels a program, the participant will receive a full refund. If a program is cancelled in mid-session, a prorated refund will be issued. Refund Policy No refunds will be made once a program has begun unless Karried Away With Carrie has altered or cancelled a program. If you need to drop-out of a program there will be a service fee of $5 to cover the cost of processing a refund. Karried Away With Carrie must be notified of cancelation before the date of that program. Cancellations made after the program date are subject to a $5 service fee, plus any costs incurred by Karried Away With Carrie. Cancellations made with less than 10 day’s notice will not be able to receive a refund. Publication Changes & Cancelations Programs and activities have been confirmed at the time this publication goes to press. However, changes or cancelations can occur. Participants registered will be notified immediately with any changes.Welcome to Karried Away with Carrie Karried Away With Carrie’s Mission is to provide an inclusive travel experience by anticipating active adults needs and taking the fear out of traveling. Providing a “bucket list adventure” allowing for togetherness, friendship and long lasting memories. Meet the Team! President Carrie Navins CEO Kris Fauske Come Visit! WBRSPC 7850 South Quincy St. Willowvrook Il 60527 Karried Away With Carrie Located in Suite 112 Hours! Facility Hours 9am-9pm Karried Away With Carrie Suite 112 Hours will vary please call ahead or drop off forms at front desk. Keep in Contact We are able to use email to keep everyone informed on cancelled trips, activities or on possible new programs in the future. To do this we need a good email for everyone. Please send us an email: and will reply back letting you know you are in! Website: karriedawaywithcarrie.orgTo Register Call Carrie Navins: (630) 360-1314 Email Carrie with any questions at carrie@karriedawaywithcarrie.orgACTIVITY LEVEL 1 Sedentary/Light ACTIVITY LEVEL 2 Low to Moderate ACTIVITY LEVEL 3 More Walking ACTIVITY LEVEL 4 More PhysicalActivity Level KeyTrips depart and return: (Unless Noted) From the Willowbrook Burr Ridge Sports Performance Center 7850 South Quincy Willowbrook Il 60527

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To Register Call Carrie Navins: (630) 360-1314 Email Carrie with any questions at Website: karriedawaywithcarrie.orgCalendar Of EventsTrips depart and return: (Unless Noted) From: The Willowbrook Burr Ridge Sports Performance Center 7850 S. Quincy Willowbrook ILTo Register Call Carrie Navins: (630) 360-1314 or Email Carrie with any questions at Visits Our new website: karriedawaywithcarrie.orgFebruary 5 Mon!! Breakfast Club 7 Wed !! Danube Presentation 8 Thur!! Coopers Hawk Luncheon 14 Wed! Game On 16 Fri! ! Cocktail with Carrie 16 Fri! ! Painting Class Heart 19 Mon! Bunco March 4 Mon!! Breakfast Club 5 Tues! ! Hudson Valley Presentation 6 Wed! ! Game On 7 Thur!! Four Winds 12 Tues! Mystery Trip 14 Thur! Cuisine with Carrie Greek Islands 15 Fri! ! Painting Class Bunny 15 Fri! ! Cocktail with Carrie 18 Mon! Bunco 19 Tues! Wine Tasting 20 Wed! History to the Max 23-28! ! Mag. Memphis Tenn. (Waitlist) April 7-10! ! Springfield, Illinois 11 Thur! Cuisine with Carrie Capri 15 Mon! Breakfast Club 16 Tues! Chocolate Experience 18 Thur! Art in Bloom 19 Fri! ! Painting Class Mushrooms 19 Fri! ! Cocktails with Carrie 22 Mon! Bunco 23 Tues! Sacred Journey 25 Thur! Choir Of Man 30 Tues! Cathedral Quest! !May 1 Wed! ! Glass Boat Cruise 7 Tues! ! San Filippo Estates 9 Thur!! Devil In the White City and ! ! Worlds Fair Tour 13 Mon! Breakfast Club 17 Fri! ! 1Year Celebration! 18-25! ! Rocky Mountaineer 30 Thur! Shipshewana June 4-6! ! St. Louis 3 day 13 Wed ! I and M Canal Boat Trip 20 Thur! Heritage and Artistry 26 Wed! Wandering Tree Estates July 15-20! ! Hudson Valley, New York City August 9-15! ! Yellowstone (Waitlist) September 19-21! ! Frankenmuth 25-Oct. 5 ! Greece (Waitlist) November 15 Fri! ! Fireside Miracle on 34th Street !!Save the date! 30-8! ! Danube Xmas River Cruise