Changing Tides of History

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AUG. 1-10, 2021 From $6,995
Stockholm , Gdańsk, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Visby, Copenhagen
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Changing Tides of History

AUG. 1-10, 2021
Stockholm , Gdańsk, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Visby, Copenhagen
Aboard Le Dumont-D’Urville

Join us for the opportunity to experience the lands and legacies forged by centuries of Baltic history. By special arrangement, hear from Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and former President of Poland Lech Wałęsa and the interpreter and advisor to Mikhail Gorbachev, Pavel Palazhchenko. Explore the cultural rebirth of the Baltic states, the imperial riches of St. Petersburg and the luminous “White Nights of Summer” on this six-country, eight-night program. Cruise aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star Le Dumont-d’Urville from Stockholm, Sweden to Copenhagen, Denmark, with an excursion included in every port. Tour the medieval Old Town of Tallinn, Estonia, and the Hanseatic League town of Visby, Sweden, both UNESCO World Heritage sites; discover the storied architecture of cosmopolitan Helsinki, Finland; and immerse yourself in the legacy of the Solidarity movement in Gdańsk, Poland. Enjoy two days exploring St. Petersburg, including specially arranged entry into the State Hermitage Museum, a visit to Peter and Paul Fortress and an excursion to Catherine’s Palace and Peterhof. Wonders of Norway Pre-Program and Splendors of Stockholm Post-Program Options are available.

 

Cost: From $6,995
Thomas P. Gohagan & Company
Activity Level: Moderate Activity
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UCLA Faculty on Tour

Susan Kresin
Department of History
Dr. Susan Kresin has worked since 1996 in the Department of Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages, where she teaches Russian, Czech, and graduate courses on Slavic linguistics. She also serves as the student coordinator of the UCLA Russian Flagship Program, part of a national initiative that enables students to develop professional-level fluency in combination with a variety of majors. Her publications cover both linguistic and pedagogical topics, reflecting the variety of roles that she fills at UCLA. Her current research focuses on Russian heritage speakers and the Russian-language communities of Los Angeles.

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STEP 1
Download the tour Reservation Form here. This tour is booked quickly, so sign up early to reserve space.

STEP 2
Enclose a check or provide credit card information for $800 per person, per tour, as a deposit for the selected tour. Make check payable to Thomas P. Gohagan & Co. Deposits are provisional and fully refundable pending your acceptance of final brochure terms.

STEP 3
Mail completed reservation form and your deposit to:
UCLA Alumni Association
Attn: Alumni Travel
James West Alumni Center
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1397

A brochure will be mailed to you as soon as it is available.