Announcing the 2017 Alumnae Trip: San Diego, California
The LLL Alumnae Association invites you to join us in San Diego, California from October 19-23, 2017 for the next LLL Alumnae Association Trip! San Diego is 6th on TripAdvisor’s Top 10 US Destinations and is often referred to as “America’s Finest City,” a favorite destination of visitors across the globe.
Come see and experience where the first European explorer, Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo, encountered San Diego Bay in 1542 and claimed the land for Spain. Another historic event occurred in 1769 when Padre (Father) Junípero Serra established the first California mission, San Diego de Alcala. Many travelers plan to stop at the California State Park in Old Town that features Mexican architecture, plazas, patios, and colorful gardens of the mid 1880s. History from the Wild West is waiting for you! There are many places to see including Old Town’s 17 historic points of interest and the finest museums, artisans, galleries, restaurants and shops. Other attractions: free live entertainment, mariachis, dancers and period attire docents providing tours.
Known world-wide as one of the finest tourist destinations, San Diego is the home of the US Naval Base with the USS Midway Museum and the Star of India windjammer ship. It is also home of Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Coronado Island, Hotel Del Coronado, Little Italy, Seaside Village, harbor cruises, and beautiful sandy beaches. Balboa Park is the nation’s largest urban cultural park, ranked as one of the best in the world with several gardens and a variety of wonderful museums covering a range of topics including early man, local history, cultures of the world, photography, art, space and science.
Think about adding this trip to your 2017 plans. Plan a trip with LLL colleagues. Check out the website resources below. Come by car, train, or plane. San Diego International Airport (SAN) is the closest to our destination city.
We welcome current Alumnae members, active and former Leaders, LLL friends, LLL members and former LLL members. Past attendees say that meeting new women is like connecting with friends they knew for years. Come join old friends and make new ones in an atmosphere of beauty, history, sunshine, and charm.
• Read the January-April 2017 Continuum for the hotel location, tentative itinerary, and updates from the Local Alumnae Trip Committee.
• Read the May-August 2017 Continuum for full itinerary and registration form. Registration usually opens mid-June online and via postal mail.
Remember: Registration for current Alumnae members is discounted. Join now to receive trip information in Continuum issues published in 2017.
Stay tuned both to Continuum and this website page. More information for this Alumnae adventure awaits you in the coming year!