ATTENTION: SCHEDULE UPDATE RELATED TO CORONAVIRUS
The 2020 Fall Members’ Trip is cancelled.
The entire world has been figuring out how best to respond to COVID-19 (coronavirus). We have come to the conclusion that we must cancel this September trip to the Azores until a later date (yet to be set).
CANCELLED: 2020 Fall Members’ Trip
Madeira & Sao Miguel
Join us for the New Bedford Whaling Museum’s annual members’ trip and enjoy four nights in Madeira and four nights in the Azores. The rich culture, stunning beaches, and unique countryside featured in this trip will be enhanced by the deep knowledge and passion of the Museum’s Curator of Social History, Dr. Akeia de Barros Gomes, who will travel with the group.
Trip Itinerary (downloadable pdf)
Participants also have the option to add an extension to Faial, mainland Portugal, or other exciting destinations.
*Trip includes round-trip airfare from Boston, transportation to and from the airport, 8-night accommodation, 14 meals, private tour guide, and informal conversation with the Museum’s Curator of Social History, Dr. Akeia de Barros Gomes.