This Fall, we're headed to Door County & Utah, and in January we'll be heading to the warmth of Hawaii!
For more information on any of the domestic trips, please contact our office at 262-521-5460 or email
Door County Adventure
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With Vic Passante
September 17 & 18, 2015
Join Continuing Education on our first trip to Wisconsin’s premier vacation mecca, Door County….we know…. we, too, can’t believe we’ve not taken you there before! Our two-day adventure will begin at campus before our fun-filled, game-filled, movie-filled bus trip north. Once in Door County, we’ll tour Ridges Sanctuary, climb Eagle Tower in Peninsula State Park, explore boutiques and antique shops, cruise the bay, and eat at some of the best, most iconic restaurants. Although Door County has exciting adventures, the feature of the trip will be a show at Peninsula Players. Our group will help this legendary theater company celebrate its 80th Anniversary. The trip package includes: three meals, comfortable accommodations, Fish Creek cruise, admission to all parks, tickets for Peninsula Players, and coach bus transportation from UW Waukesha.
$629.00/person based on double-occupancy
$689.50/person based on single-occupancy
Historic Hawaii Adventure
With Vic Passante
January 9 - 18, 2016
Almost everyone’s Bucket List includes an adventure in Hawaii. Our 50th state is paradise within our reach. Continuing Education’s Hawaii Adventure features the excitement and history of Oahu and the beauty and culture of Maui. Spending four nights on each island will give us an opportunity to visit historic sights, explore the splendor of volcanoes, discover nature, dine at farm to table restaurants, reunite with old C.E. friends, and make new ones. Package includes: roundtrip airfare from Chicago to Honolulu and return from Maui; inter-island flight; 8 nights lodging; tours on each island; daily breakfast; and a few dinners, including an exciting Luau. Join Continuing Education on our most exciting domestic tour to date!
Double Occupancy: $4,349 per person
Single Occupancy: $5,664
Register for our Information Session:
Wednesday, September 16th at 6:30pm in Room C101, Commons Building - Free!
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Blues & Greens: Texas Style! The Music and Cuisine of Austin & San Antonio
With Vic Passante
Join your old Blues and Greens friends or make new ones on Continuing Education’s sixth food and art tour. This year’s Texas Style tour will take us to Austin and San Antonio, where we’ll discover how they are “keeping Austin weird” and maintain the history and cultural beauty in San Antonio. The Historic Driskill Hotel will put us in the middle of Austin’s tuneful Downtown. We’ll visit the state capitol, South Congress District, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, art centers and parks. We’ll dine at the finest and the funkiest; we’ll tour food carts….maybe have a cooking demonstration. In the evening, the group will listen to some of the best music in the country. In San Antonio, we’ll stay right on the Riverwalk at the Drury Inn. We’ll spend time on the Riverwalk and tour the Alamo, the Missions, and the city’s natural and cultural treasures. We’ll dine on the best BBQ and Tex Mex north of the border. Please consider joining C.E. on another culinary and cultural adventure TEXAS STYLE!
Double Occupancy: $2,749 per person
Single Occupancy: $3,415
A $500 non-refundable deposit will be due after the information session on October 14th at 6:30pm in C101.
Please register for the information session!
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Hiking Tour of the Red Rock Canyon Country of Southern Utah
*Trip is currently full. Please call our office at 262-521-5460 to receive similiar future trip offerings.
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With naturalist Mark Miner
October 12 - 17, 2015
Hike the Red Rock Canyon Country of Southern Utah on this 5 nights / 6 day tour that will take you to Zion, Bryce, Capitol Reef National Parks, and the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Fall is one of the best times to visit the desert country. Stay three nights within the parks, two nights at the Zion Lodge, and one night at the Bryce Canyon Lodge. Both lodges, being within the parks, offer easy access to a variety of hiking trails. The remaining two nights will be at the Capitol Reef Resort just outside of Capitol Reef National Park. Pick your pace! You have the option of joining the group on organized hikes or choosing hikes of your own. The tour begins in Las Vegas at Noon on October 12th traveling by vans to the parks and returning to Vegas the early evening of October 17th, leaving you the flexibility of arriving early or staying past the tour for fun in Las Vegas. The Utah desert offers spectacular scenery, historic lodges, awesome day hikes, stunning photography, or simple relaxation. Land Package Includes: Most meals, lodging, land transportation, entrance to parks, and an experienced guide.
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Double Occupancy: $1,599 - SOLD OUT
Single Occupancy: $2,029 - SOLD OUT