Term and Conditions
Land Arrangement Cost:
$5,350.00 per person based on twin occupancy. This cost is based on the current rate of exchange of one Euro = 1.35 U.S. Dollars and subject to rate changes. Final invoice may reflect this change.
TransAtlantic airfare is not included. Please do not make your airline reservations until you have received written confirmation from The Trust.
An $960.00 per person deposit is required by March 5, 2013.
Reservations and deposits are taken on an “as received” basis. You will receive a written confirmation in the mail from The Decorative Arts Trust. Do not make any irrevocable airline reservations until you receive your written confirmation. If not registering online, please make your check payable to: The Decorative Arts Trust and mail to 106 Bainbridge St., Phila., PA 19147.
Deposit is non-refundable after March 5, 2013. Cancellation insurance is strongly advised.
A donation to the Decorative Arts Trust of $500 per person is required for this trip.
This donation is fully tax deductible. Please use separate check or call the office to make a separate contribution charge on your credit card
For participation in Study Trips Abroad, a Benefactor membership level is necessary.
Membership is fully tax deductible. If an increase in your membership level is needed, the Trust will invoice you for a Benefactor level upgrade.
$1,140.00 additional for a single supplement. These are limited.
Will be due by June 26, 2013.
A valid United States passport is required for this itinerary.
All schedules mentioned in this itinerary are contracted for at this time but are subject to change if necessary. A Study Trip reading list will be sent to you.
The trip is limited to a maximum of 25 members and requires a minimum of 15 people. The trip will cancel if under-subscribed. We will organize and maintain a waiting list on the basis of the time registrations are received. This is a strenuous trip. We regret that we cannot be responsible for those needing assistance on this trip. By registering for the trip, you are certifying that you do not have any mental, physical or other condition of disability that would create a hazard for yourself or other passengers. The right is reserved to decline to accept or decline to retain anyone as a member of this study trip should the person’s health, actions or general deportment impede the operation of the study trip or the rights, welfare or enjoyment of others.
Included in Trip Cost:
Hotel accommodations in 4–5 star hotels, 8 buffet breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners, private motor coach transportation, local guides, museums, parks, and historic houses, porterage for one suitcase only. This is particularly important.
Not Included in the Trip Cost:
Air travel, bar drinks, any other personal extras, and tips only for the accompanying professional guide (suggested $4 per person per day) and motor coach driver ($3 per day), which will be collected at the end of the trip.
Cancellation and Refund:
If you must cancel your reservation, you are urged to do so as soon as possible in writing to The Decorative Arts Trust. However, deposits are non-refundable after March 5, 2013.
Cancellations received 42 days before the start of the tour will receive a 50% refund.
Cancellations received between 42 and 22 days before the start of the tour will receive a 25% refund.
Cancellations received between 21 and 14 days before the start of the tour will receive a 15% refund.
For cancellations occurring within two weeks of the tour starting, there are no refunds.
Cancellation and accident insurance are strongly advised. Check to see that baggage and personal property are covered on your householders insurance.