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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.

2017 At a Glance

This "2017 At a Glance" resource provides a quick at a glance view of all of the trips offered by the Traveling Owls.  To learn more about particular journeys, please click on the trips below to download a full detailed brochure.

Upcoming Trips

Southern India

Southern India: Karnataka and Kerala

March 5-18, 2017
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WWI History Cruise

WWI History Cruise by Rivership

April 15-24, 2017
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European Coast

European Coastal Cities: A Voyage from Lisbon to London

April 30 to May 9, 2017
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Wildlife of Kenya

Wildlife of Kenya's Masai Mara and Mountain Gorillas of Rwanda

May 13-21, 2017
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May 20-28, 2017
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Jefferson's Journey

Jefferson's Journey through France

May 20-31, 2017
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YA Tour: European Explorer

Young Alumni European Explorer: Amsterdam & London

May 29 to June 3, 2017
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Cruising the Baltic Sea

Changing the Tides of History: Cruising the Baltic Sea

June 8-17, 2017
WAITLIST ONLY!

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Enchanting Ireland

Enchanting Ireland

June 11-23, 2017
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Alaska

Glacial Adventures of Alaska

July 28 to Aug. 7, 2017
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Canadian Rockies

Canadian Rockies Parks & Resorts

July 31 to Aug. 6, 2017
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Budapest to Prague

Jewish Heritage Cruise from Budapest to Prague

Aug. 12-25, 2017
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Scotland

Scotland, featuring the Military Tattoo

Aug. 21-29, 2017
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China's Cultures

Celebrating China's Cultures

August 28 - September 8, 2017
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Pacific Northwest

Great Pacific Northwest

Sept. 17-25, 2017
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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
WAITLIST ONLY!
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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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2018 Preview

2018 Preview

Astounding Antarctica | Feb. 12-25, 2018
Click here to learn more.

2018 Destination Debut
Save the Date | June 21, 2018
Plan to attend this on-campus event where we'll officially debut our 2018 trips!

Southern India

WWI History Cruise

European Coast

Wildlife of Kenya

Jefferson's Journey

YA Tour: European Explorer

Cruising the Baltic Sea

Enchanting Ireland

Alaska

Canadian Rockies

Budapest to Prague

Scotland

China's Cultures

Pacific Northwest

Classic Greek Isles

Canada & New England

Southwest National Parks

Symphony on the Danube

Italian Riviera

Australia & New Zealand

European Holiday

2018 Preview

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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2017 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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