Sail January 30-February 6, 2011 – seven days roundtrip Ft. Lauderdale – aboard Holland America Line’s brand-new ms Nieuw Amsterdam from $1,529 per person.
Everything from a cooking critique to private parties (including a barbecue and the first ever Deen Beach Olympics on Half Moon Cay, Holland America's very own private island paradise) from games to photo sessions and optional hosted excursions.
Paula will be joined by husband Michael and other members of her family. Come share their enthusiasm for great cuisine, good living and good fun.
Holland America's ms Nieuw Amsterdam is the perfect ship for
this culinary adventure. It's spanking new (inaugural voyage - July
2010), bright and spacious, beautifully decorated, and has fabulous
entertainment and multiple dining options. Call 1-800-942-3301 to book now !
Jan. 30-Feb. 6, 2011 (7 nights)
Holland America's brand new ms Nieuw Amsterdam
Roundtrip Ft. Lauderdale
Jan. 30 - Depart Ft. Lauderdale.
Arrive early. There is an abundance of things to see and do in the Ft. Lauderdale area: Visit the newly redesigned Ft. Lauderdale Beach and cafes, stroll the historic Riverwalk, shop the luxurious stores on Las Olas Boulevard or venture to the Everglades for an intriguing air boat excursion.
Jan. 31 - Half Moon Cay, Bahamas.
Holland America's pristine private island offers everything you need for a day of play in paradise: a two-mile crescent of perfect beach, optional private beachside cabanas with butler service, showers and misters, and all manner of water sports. Paula's guests will enjoy a private BBQ and a chance to participate in our own Deen Team Olympics.
Feb. 1 - Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos.
Named for the fezlike scarlet blossoms of the cactus that grows here, Grand Turk is a place of simple pleasures. Float dreamily over vibrant coral reefs, dine on conch fritters and set your watch to "island time."
Feb. 2 - At Sea.
Exclusive Paula Deen Shipboard Events.
Feb. 3 - Georgetown, Cayman Islands.
Crystalline waters, snorkeling with tame stingrays, civilian submarines: This duty free port has it all, plus Seven Mile Beach and a charming turtle farm.
Feb. 4 - Costa Maya, Mexico.
The quiet side of Mexico. Here, along an unspoiled coastal paradise, archaeology buffs discover Mayan ruins shrouded in magic and mystery; divers find treasure in fantastic coral reefs.
Feb. 5 - At Sea.
Exclusive Paula Deen Shipboard Events.
Feb. 6 - Disembark Ft. Lauderdale.
Note: Special optional excursions, hosted by Paula and members of her family, are being arranged. Call 1-800-942-3301 to book now !
*Check back to this site for details about onshore excursions that are being planned with Paula and members of her family.
Prices include Gratuities, Taxes, Government Fees and Insurance.
*These suites have exclusive use of the private Neptune Lounge and concierge service. Priced per person double occupancy. Call 1-800-942-3301 to book now!
Ft. Lauderdale offers plenty to do. First-class shopping, beautiful beaches, easy access to snorkeling and other water sports, fine restaurants and wonderful museums. You can book your hotel accommodations when you book your cruise.
Courtyard by Marriott Ft. Lauderdale Beach
440 Seabreeze Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean or Intracoastal Waterway, each of the spacious rooms has spectacular water views. Soak in the sun at the gorgeous outdoor pool. Marvel at a sunrise from the 23-mile stretch of golden beaches. Stroll along the beach promenade and explore nearby boutiques, restaurants, and nightlife. Easily accessible from the city and beach, the Courtyard Ft. Lauderdale Beach Hotel will delight even the most discerning traveler with its resort-like setting. Call 1-800-942-3301 to book now !
Cancellation With Insurance: If you are canceling any tour or cruise and you have insurance, you must advise us and the Insurance Company immediately, before the cancellation is made. In all cases, if you are canceling due to medical reasons, a doctor's visit will be necessary in order for a claim to be processed. You must advise Alice Travel of your cancellation within 72 hours after the doctor's visit and before the penalty increases to the next level (which ever comes first).
Cancellation: We reserve the right to charge a 15% cancellation fee within 90 days of your departure. If charged, this fee is covered by your cancellation insurance if the cancellation is due to a covered reason.
Cancellation Fees For Paula Deen's January, 2011 Cruise:
July 1-Aug. 31, 2010 - $400 per person
Sept. 1-Oct. 31, 2010 - $600 per person
Nov. 1-30, 2010 - 50% of total invoice
Dec. 1-23, 2010 - 75% of total invoice
Dec. 24-Jan. 30, 2010 - 100% of total invoice
Final Payment: November 1, 2010
Proof of Citizenship: Proof of citizenship is required for all travel outside the United States. U.S. citizens need a passport valid for 6 months after their return. Some Caribbean destinations only require proof of citizenship and Photo I.D. Some destinations require a travel visa, which you will be advised about.
Air/Sea Transportation Restrictions: When purchasing air transportation for cruise vacations, we recommend purchasing the air from the cruise line. In most cases, the cruise line will make arrangements for you to reach the ship in the event of delays and include airport transfers; however they reserve the right to choose the air carrier and routing unless you pay a deviation fee. If you make other transportation arrangements, the cruise lines assume no responsibility, and transfers would not be included.
Hotel Packages: If you are taking a special Hotel Package, we will include your hotel room, breakfast, taxes and service charges and transfers from the hotel to the pier and from the pier to the hotel. Airport transfers are not included since air schedules are so varied.
Review all Tickets and Documents: Please review your documents as soon as you receive them and notify us immediately if there is anything that does not agree with your travel plans. Do not wait until last minute to check your tickets.
Note: In the event that Paula Deen or members of her family are unable to travel and/or attend scheduled functions for reasons beyond the control of our agency, wel will not be liable, and no refunds for such inability to travel or attend functions and events will be owed by us. Applicable cancellation penalties will apply.