Piedmont Technical College Hosts Rediscover Cuba Trip

Piedmont Technical College is hosting a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit the historical splendor of Cuba. The trip takes place April 25-May 3, 2017 and will include Cayo Santa Maria, Cienfuegos Province Botanical Gardens, Old Havana and an insider’s look at the work and life of Cuban artist Jose Fuster at Casa Fuster (pictured).

Piedmont Technical College is hosting a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit the historical splendor of Cuba. The trip takes place April 25-May 3, 2017 and will include Cayo Santa Maria, Cienfuegos Province Botanical Gardens, Old Havana and an insider’s look at the work and life of Cuban artist Jose Fuster at Casa Fuster (pictured).

Piedmont Technical College is hosting a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit the historical splendor of Cuba.

The Rediscover Cuba trip is scheduled for April 25-May 3, 2017.

There will be a free information session about the trip on Tuesday, Sept. 13 from 6-7:30 p.m. in room 219-C of the James C. Self Conference Center on the PTC Greenwood Campus. A representative from Collette Vacations will be there to show slides of the trip and answer any questions. There is no obligation to take part in the trip by attending this free session.

Those who are unable to attend the live information session can join an online presentation Thursday, Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. Registration is required for the webinar at http://bit.ly/2cwPeNn.

Cross a cultural divide, exploring the art, history and culture of the Cuban people. Participants will ride a steam train through the sugar cane fields to the charming city of Remedios, take in the colonial feel of Cienfuegos, “La Perla del Sur” or Pearl of the South and visit historic cathedrals and colonial homes on city tours with your local guide. Stay at the iconic Hotel Nacional and explore much of the city’s architecture in Old Havana.

The cost of this nine-day trip, including travel, lodging and 17 meals, is $5,659 per person based on double occupancy.

This trip is being offered by the Continuing Education Division of Piedmont Technical College in conjunction with Jeanne’s Travel Adventures and Collette Vacations.

There is no fee to attend the information session, but registration is requested for a headcount by calling Jeanne Hughston at (864) 993-1955.

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