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Dr. Stephen M. Berk is a Professor of History at Union College in Schenectady, New York. Dr. Berk has partnered with Ayelet Tours for more than twenty years and led over 100 trips to Russia, Spain, Eastern Europe, Israel and Cuba. It is a privilege to have him with us! Set sail aboard the beautiful and classic river boat America as we celebrate the music, Jewish history and culture of the Lower Mississippi. Our journey with Professor Stephen Berk begins and ends in New Orleans, a melting pot of cultures. On our guided tours along the way, we will hear stories about Southern life and Jewish history from a team of passionate experts. Join us and enjoy this unique experience.
INCLUDED:1 night at Intercontinental Hotel New Orleans, New Orleans7 nights aboard The AmericaBreakfast, lunch and dinner daily aboard shipLectures by Professor Stephen BerkJewish heritage touring/shore excursions with Professor BerkCruise gratuitiesTransfer from New Orleans hotel to the shipEntrance feesPorterageNOT INCLUDED:Roundtrip airfare, departure taxes and fuel surchargesMeals in New OrleansOptional walking tour in New OrleansPort charges and fees ($250pp, pre-collected)Transfer upon arrival or departureItems of a personal natureTravel insurance (recommended - group policy available)