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Traveling Owls - Upcoming Trips

Travel is a transformative experience, especially if you're a Traveling Owl! Our Rice Alumni Traveling Owls trips are designed to bring learning to life and foster opportunities for like-minded travelers to connect. Whether you are a seasoned traveler or are joining us on a trip for the very first time, we invite you to explore the globe with Traveling Owls and transform your dreams into reality.

Electronic brochures for each trip are posted below for each trip as they become available.

To request information about specific trips, please complete the online form or email the Traveling Owls at travelingowls@rice.edu.

Upcoming Trips

Classic Greek Isles

Classic Greek Isles

Sept. 25 to Oct. 7, 2017
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Canada & New England

Capitals & Coastlines of Canada and New England

Sept. 30 to Oct. 10, 2017
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Southwest National Parks

Southwest National Parks

Sept. 30 - Oct. 9, 2017
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Symphony on the Danube

Symphony on the Danube

Oct. 10-21, 2017
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Italian Riviera

Italian Riviera & Chianti

Oct. 15-24, 2017
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Australia & New Zealand

Exploring Australia & New Zealand

Oct. 18 to Nov. 8, 2017
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European Holiday

European Holiday Markets

Nov. 27 to Dec. 5, 2017
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Southern Africa Odyssey

Southern Africa Odyssey

February 8-25, 2018

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Astounding Antarctica

Astounding Antarctica

February 12-25, 2018

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The Wonders of Peru

The Wonders of Peru, Featuring an Amazon Cruise

February 22 - March 5, 2018

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Belize to Tikal

Belize to Tikal: Reefs, Rivers and Ruins of the Maya World

Belize to Tikal: Reefs, Rivers and Ruins of the Maya World

March 10-18, 2018

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Marrakech and Southern Spain

Marrakech and Southern Spain

March 12-24, 2018

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Dutch Waterways

Dutch Waterways

April 11-19, 2018

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Normandy

Normandy

April 23- May 1, 2018

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Scottish Isles and the Norwegian Fjords

Scottish Isles and the Norwegian Fjords

Celtic Lands

Celtic Lands

May 25- June 2, 2018

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Thomas Jefferson's Italy

Thomas Jefferson's Italy

Exploring Iceland

Exploring Iceland

Southern Culture and Civil War

Southern Culture and Civil War

Gaelic Exploration

Gaelic Exploration

Odyssey of Ancient Civilizations

Odyssey of Ancient Civilizations

June 27-July 5, 2018

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Cruise the Rhine River

Cruise the Rhine River

July 4-12, 2018

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The American West

The American West

Polar Bears and Beluga Whales

Polar Bears and Beluga Whales

Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador

Discover Southeast Alaska

Discover Southeast Alaska

Insider's Japan

Insider's Japan

September 5-17, 2018

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Toronto to Vancouver by Rail

Toronto to Vancouver by Rail

September 17-23, 2018

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Ancient Empires

Ancient Empires: Voyage from Rome to Malta

September 20-28, 2018

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Romance of the Mekong River

Romance of the Mekong River

October 2-17, 2018

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Tanzania Migration Safari

Tanzania Migration Safari

Coastal Vignettes

Coastal Vignettes

Cruising the Rhône and Saône Rivers

Cruising the Rhône and Saône Rivers

October 21- November 8, 2018

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Egypt and the Eternal Nile

Egypt and the Eternal Nile

Young Alumni Travel: New Year’s Eve on Cloud 9

Young Alumni Travel: New Year’s Eve on Cloud 9

December 29, 2017 – January 2, 2018

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Young Alumni Travel: Destination Dubai

Young Alumni Travel: Destination Dubai

April 28 – May 4, 2018

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Young Alumni Travel: Hops, Grains & Sláinte

Young Alumni Travel: Hops, Grains & Sláinte

Young Alumni Travel: Discover Spain

Young Alumni Travel: Discover Spain: To Essos and Back

August 26 – September 1, 2018

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Classic Greek Isles

Canada & New England

Southwest National Parks

Symphony on the Danube

Italian Riviera

Australia & New Zealand

European Holiday

Southern Africa Odyssey

Astounding Antarctica

The Wonders of Peru

Belize to Tikal

Marrakech and Southern Spain

Dutch Waterways

Normandy

Scottish Isles and the Norwegian Fjords

Celtic Lands

Thomas Jefferson's Italy

Exploring Iceland

Southern Culture and Civil War

Gaelic Exploration

Odyssey of Ancient Civilizations

Cruise the Rhine River

The American West

Polar Bears and Beluga Whales

Newfoundland and Labrador

Discover Southeast Alaska

Insider's Japan

Toronto to Vancouver by Rail

Ancient Empires

Romance of the Mekong River

Tanzania Migration Safari

Coastal Vignettes

Cruising the Rhône and Saône Rivers

Egypt and the Eternal Nile

Young Alumni Travel: New Year’s Eve on Cloud 9

Young Alumni Travel: Destination Dubai

Young Alumni Travel: Hops, Grains & Sláinte

Young Alumni Travel: Discover Spain

Connect With Us

To learn more about the Traveling Owls, request information, or for questions, please contact:

Dan Stypa
Associate Director of Alumni Engagement
stypa@rice.edu
713-348-5094

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2018 TRAVELING OWLS CATALOG

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Where have the Traveling Owls visited in the past?

Click the links below to view past Traveling Owls catalogs.


For information on any of our past trips, please email travelingowls@rice.edu or call 713-34-TRIPS (87477).

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