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LOVE AND WAR IN TEXAS 9 DAYS April 22-30, 2019 ALLIED’S TOUR HIGHLIGHTS •Tour & Dinner at Southfork Ranch •Full Day Guided Tour of Dallas •Sixth Floor Museum •JFK Memorial •Dallas Heritage Village Museum •Love & War in Texas Restaurant •NASA at Johnson Space Center Tram Tour •Guided Tour of Houston •Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens •San Antonio Riverwalk Dinner Cruise •Full Day Guided Tour of San Antonio •Texas Ranger Museum •The Alamo •Lyndon B. Johnson Library •14 Meals: 8 Breakfasts (B); 6 Dinners (D) FEATURED HOTELS •Oklahoma City, OK – Hampton Inn •Dallas, TX (2) – Holiday Inn •Houston, TX – Drury Inn & Suites •San Antonio, TX (2) – TownePlace Suites •Grapevine, TX – Holiday Inn Express •Oklahoma City, OK – Springhill Suites DEPARTURE CITIES Omaha, Lincoln, Council Bluffs, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus & Sioux City RATES $2,495 Double, per person $3,399 Single $2,269 Triple, per person PAY-BY-CHECK SAVINGS: $85 leisure Tour Director - Eileen Toussaint 3 active DAY 1 | Travel Day Yahoo, y’all come on down to see the best of the Lone Star State. We have some real treats in store. Get to know your fellow travel mates along the way. Enjoy a free evening to relax at your hotel located in the bricktown in Oklahoma City. Overnight Oklahoma City, OK DAY 2 | George W. Bush Presidential Library/Tour & Dinner at Southfork Ranch (B, D) Make your way to Dallas; visit the George W. Bush Presidential Library with artifacts and exhibits of his presidency. Tour the famous Southfork Ranch and enjoy a finger-lickin’ Texas Barbecue Dinner. Overnight (2) Dallas, TX DAY 3 | Local Sightseeing Tour of Dallas/Sixth Floor Museum/Dallas Heritage Village/Dinner at Love & War in Texas (B, D) This morning meet your local guide and begin a full day of touring in the Dallas area. Visit the Texas Book Depository’s Sixth Floor Museum, chronicling the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy. This afternoon, the Dallas Heritage Museum is home to the largest and finest collection of 19th century pioneer and Victorian homes and commercial buildings in Texas. While there, you'll take part in the program "A Day in the Life" and find out what a typical day would be like in the 19th-century. Dinner tonight is at Love & War in Texas. This Plano restaurant’s concept was created to promote Texas, Texans, Texas food and Texas heritage. You will not find any “smoked salmon” or “Alaskan snow crab” on the menu. Only fresh Texas Gulf seafood, Texas produce and Texas-grown meats, all cooked into authentic Texas recipes and a collection of Texas Beers. There is also live Texas music where singers and songwriters from around the state are finding their way to what is quickly becoming a central gathering place for Texas music and musicians. DAY 4 | Johnson Space Center Tour (B, D) Today, tour Space Center Houston, the official Visitors Center of NASA’s Johnson Space Center. There are unparalleled exhibits, attractions, special presentations and hands-on activities that tell the story of NASA’s manned space flight program. Overnight Houston, TX DAY 5 | Houston City Tour/Bayou Bend Museum of Fine Arts/San Antonio River Walk Dinner Cruise (B, D) This morning, meet your step-on guide for a tour of Houston. Then it’s onto San Antonio, everyone's favorite “canal city.” Enjoy a space dinner voyage while meandering down the San Antonio River and learn the history of the beautiful river area. Overnight (2) San Antonio, TX DAY 6 | Tour San Antonio/Buckhorn & Texas Ranger Museum/Free Time on the Riverwalk (B) Meet your step-on guide for an area tour to include San Antonio Missions, San Fernando Cathedral, The Alamo, walking tour of King William Historic District and a driving tour of the city. The afternoon features a visit to the Texas Ranger Museum which honors the incredible history of the world’s most famous law enforcement agency. Visit the Buckhorn Museum which features wildlife from all over the world; including fish from the seven seas, animals from every continent and strange animal oddities which have been collected for over 100 years! This evening you will have free time to spend at the San Antonio Riverwalk, a network of walkways along the banks of the San Antonio River. DAY 7 | LBJ Presidential Library/Dinner at Farina’s Winery & Café (B, D) Tour the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library, one of thirteen Presidential Libraries administered by the National Archives and Records Administration. President Johnson insisted that the library that bears his name tell future generations the story of this rich period of history “with the bark off.” Dinner is included tonight at Farina’s Winery & Cafe located in the heart of Grapevine’s Historic District on Main Street. Overnight Grapevine, TX DAY 8 | Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum (B, D) Depart Texas with fond memories of the sights and sounds of the Lone Star State. In Oklahoma City, tour the National Memorial and Museum. From the first exhibit depicting everyday morning activities through the last exhibit about hope for the future, the museum makes you feel like you were there. Enjoy one last dinner with your travel mates. Overnight Oklahoma City, OK DAY 9 | Travel Home (B) It’s time to head home after a fun trip to Texas. Relive all the memories with your new travel friends on the way home. 30 BOOK EARLY & SAVE | For reservations, availability & additional information, call 1-800-672-1009
LADIES ONLY GETAWAY 6 DAYS 6 DAYS April 29 - May 4, 2019 May 6-11, 2019 Ladies, are you a fan of HGTV and the Food Network? If so, you may be a fan of Fixer Upper and The Pioneer Woman. Johanna & Chip Gaines have been a hit with the fans as they flip houses in Waco, Texas. Visit this small town that has become a popular destination for all fans. Plus along the way we visit Pawhuska, OK, home to The Pioneer Woman Mercantile! DAY 1 | The Mercantile Restaurant (D) Heading south today our destination is Pawhuska, OK. The miles will be enjoyed with our fellow gal pals as we have fun along the way. Dinner tonight will be at The Mercantile for a special “Dinner Experience.” These dinners are just held periodically for larger groups. It will be a 4-course meal of appetizer, salad, entrée and dessert all served family style! (Please note, should a conflict arise with TV filming, you will be notified.) Overnight Bartlesville, OK DAY 2 | The Merc Store & Bakery/Marland Estate (B, L) We’ll be off early this morning to shop all the special items picked out by Ree Drummand for The Mercantile Store. Pick up a cook book, update your kitchen ware, or try out some of her uniquely styled clothing. Be sure to visit the bakery for some treats. Nearby in Ponca City, we stop by to see the Pioneer Woman Statue, plus enjoy a luncheon and tour at the historic Marland Estate. Our tour will tell us about the Marland family, the industry that made the estate possible and the “oil boom-town” that rose from it all, Ponca City. Overnight Oklahoma City, OK DAY 3 | Oklahoma City National Memorial (B, D) The Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum is a moving experience and a testament to the resolve and fortitude of those who wanted to honor those who were killed, those who survived and those changed forever by the bombing in 1995. The museum shares the timeline of events of April 19, 1995 plus the aftermath and healing that began to take place. Next, it’s onto Waco! Our late afternoon arrival gives us time to check in and head out to dinner. Overnight (2) Waco, TX DAY 4 | Waco Tour/Shopping (B) It’s time to get acquainted with Waco and see many of the sights we have grown to know from “Fixer Upper.” See the Magnolia Silos, Harp Design, the Suspension Bridge, Baylor University, Common Grounds, and drive by a few of the Fixer Upper homes on our city tour with a local guide! Now that you know the layout of the town, it’s your time to explore. Hop the local trolley and get shopping! Whether you are a browser or a buyer, it will be sure to be fun. Shop at Magnolia Market, The Finery, Spice Village, Wildland Supply Co., Sironia, Covet Apparel, and more! Choose from one of the many restaurants downtown for dinner with your friends. DAY 5 | Bedré Fine Chocolates/Wichita (B, D) We are up early today to head north to Wichita, KS. Along the way we stop at Bedré Fine Chocolates for a chance to purchase these delectable candies. In Wichita, we’ll enjoy a fun casual farewell dinner. Overnight Wichita, KS ALLIED’S TOUR HIGHLIGHTS •The Pioneer Woman Mercantile •The Pioneer Woman Dinner •The Marland Estate •Oklahoma City National Museum & Memorial •Waco, Texas Tour •Magnolia Silos & Shops of Waco •Bedré Chocolates •9 Meals: 5 Breakfasts (B), 1 Lunch (L), 3 Dinners (D) Tour Director - Elaine DeJong (April Departure) FEATURED HOTELS •Bartlesville, OK – Fairfield Inn •Oklahoma City, OK – Embassy Suites •Waco, TX (2) – Comfort Inn & Suites •Wichita, KS – Courtyard by Mariott DEPARTURE CITIES Omaha, Council Bluffs, Lincoln, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus, Sioux City & Orange City RATES $1,315 Double, per person $1,625 Single $1,219 Triple, per person PAY-BY-CHECK SAVINGS: $45 leisure Tour Director - Diane Roecker (May Departure) 3 active MagnoliaMarket.com DAY 6 | Home (B) Before heading for home we take time to enjoy a specialty tea & coffee company along with a stop at the Nifty Nut House, a definite must for any visitor to Wichita. We continue home this afternoon after a fun filled Ladies Only Getaway! Find us online at WWW.ALLIEDTT.COM | /AlliedTT | /AlliedVacations The Mercantile 31