VBC Travel 2020-04-01T13:55:32+00:00

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UPCOMING VBC TOURS

Join us on our overnight trip to tour the National Air & Space Museum at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center near Washington Dulles International Airport, and the National Museum of the Marine Corps near Quantico, Virginia. The Air & Space Museum is one of the largest museums in the world with hundreds of aircraft on exhibit, including the Space Shuttle Discovery, the Enola Gay, the Concorde, the SR-71 Blackbird, and many last-surviving historical aircraft. The Marine Corps Museum is a state-of-the-art museum first opened in 2006 that immerses visitors in the sights and sounds of the Marine Corps experience through history. 

We will depart from Parkway Center on the morning of April 30, stop for a group lunch, tour the National Air & Space Museum, enjoy a group dinner, and then travel to Quantico for an overnight at the Fairfield Inn and Suites. We’ll tour the Marine Corps Museum the next day and arrive back home that evening after stopping for a group dinner.

What’s Included: Price includes admissions, motorcoach transportation, one breakfast at hotel, one lunch, two dinners, and hotel (double occupancy) in Quantico. Travelers will be on their own for lunch at the Marine Corps Museum, which has several dining options. Those wishing their own single hotel rooms must pay a $60 single supplement ($349 total).

Reservation and Payment Information: Reservations and full payment of $289 ($349 for single supplement) are due April 1. Make your reservation by paying for the trip in full either by credit card through our PayPal account (access at vbcpgh.org/donate; include a message that the payment is for the trip) or by sending your name, address, email, and cell phone information, along with a check made out to “Veterans Breakfast Club” for $289 ($349 for single supplement) to:

Veterans Breakfast Club, 200 Magnolia Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15228

Tour Capacity: This trip will be capped at 45 travelers. Reservations will be accepted in the order they are received. We will create a waiting list for late reservations and may be able to add travelers to a second motorcoach, perhaps at a higher price, if we receive enough reservations. Those who cannot be accommodated will be refunded their payments in full. We will also make every effort to refund those who make a reservation and must cancel later.

Questions and More Information: Contact Ellie at 412-623-9029 or ellie@veteransbreakfastclub.com

 

US Naval Academy & Baltimore Inner Harbor, including a Cruise on the WWII Liberty Ship, the SS John W. Brown

August 7-9, 2020  Cost: $749 per person (double occupancy; $145 single supplement)

RESERVATIONS DEADLINE JUNE 1!

Join us on our two-night trip to tour the US Naval Academy in Annapolis & Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, home of four Historic Ship, as well as Fort McHenry of Star-Spangled Banner fame. The trip’s highlight will be a 6-hour Living History Cruise aboard the SS John W. Brown, one of two remaining WWII Liberty Ships in the world. The ship only cruises three times a year. This cruise will be an “Action in the Air” Special WWII Aircraft Cruise featuring flyovers by a Zero, Corsair, B-25, Stearman, P-51 and other aircraft. There will be music and entertainment of the 40’s and historical re-enactments with the ship’s Armed Guard gunners manning the guns. Each guest must bring photo ID and be able to walk up the gangway, 38 steps with handrails on both side, to board.

We will depart from Parkway Center on the morning of August 7, have a box lunch, tour the Naval Academy in Annapolis, and then travel to the Baltimore Inner Harbor. We’ll cruise on the John W. Brown on August 8. On August 9, we’ll tour the Inner Harbor, including the Historic Ships and/or Fort McHenry, and return to Pittsburgh after stopping for a group dinner.

What’s Included: Price includes admission to Naval Academy and SS John Brown ticket, motorcoach transportation, two breakfasts at hotel, two lunches, one dinner, and hotel (double occupancy) in Baltimore Inner Harbor. Travelers will be on their own for dinner and one lunch at the Inner Harbor, as well as any Inner Harbor ships they may want to tour. Those wishing their own single hotel rooms must pay a $145 single supplement ($894 total).

Reservation and Payment Information: Reservations and full payment of $749 ($894 for single supplement) are due June 1. Make your reservation by paying for the trip in full either by credit card through our PayPal account (include a message that this is for the trip) or by sending your name as it appears on your Photo ID, address, email, and cell phone information, along with a check made out to “Veterans Breakfast Club” for $749 ($894 for single supplement) to:

Veterans Breakfast Club, 200 Magnolia Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15228

Tour Capacity: This trip will be capped at 45 travelers, and reservations close on June 1.

Questions and More Information: Contact Ellie at 412-623-9029 or ellie@veteransbreakfastclub.com