Sectional-at-Sea + Holiday Magic
Panama Canal transit - Miami to San Francisco on the luxurious 6-Star Regent Seven Seas Mariner
December 18, 2021 - January 5, 2022 • ACBL Sanction #2201332
Alice Travel Bridge Desk: 888-816-2457
Highlights and Amenities
- ACBL SILVER Masterpoints®
- Duplicate play
- Lectures with Larry Cohen
- $200 per suite shipboard credit
- FREE Economy airfare ($300 air credit if not needed)
- FREE transfer between airport and ship if air booked with Regent
- FREE unlimited shore excursions
- FREE unlimited beverages including fine wines and premium spirits
- FREE specialty restaurants
- FREE mini-bar replenished daily
- FREE wi-fi throughout the ship
- FREE one-night pre-cruise luxury hotel stay for Concierge Suites and higher
- Welcome and Farewell parties
- Pre-paid gratuities
- Group Travel Protection Plan
Larry Cohen is ranked one of the Top 10 Living Most Influential Bridge Personalities and, in 2020, he was elected into the ACBL Hall of Fame. He has been dedicated to the game since earning his Life Master at 17. He is the author of numerous articles, ABTA award-winning books, software, audio CDs and teaching DVDs.
Since early on in the pandemic, Larry and his team have been offering online lessons which quickly caught on and became amazingly popular ... keeping the thrill of the game alive for house-bound followers.
This Sectional is fully sanctioned by the ACBL and, in addition to tournament play, bridge champion and popular teacher Larry Cohen will be holding court with his informative lectures -- guaranteed to improve your game and give you miles of enjoyment!
DEC. 18 – Depart Miami (5PM)
DEC. 19 – Key West (8AM–5PM). This flower-scented little island is a haven for famous writers, former hippies, struggling artists, sun seekers, and tourists from all over the world. They like the relaxed pace, the storybook architecture, the carnival-like street life, and they are drawn to Mallory Square every evening to applaud the sunset.
DEC. 20 – cruising the Florida Straits
DEC. 21 – cruising the Caribbean Sea
DEC. 22 - Cartagena, Colombia (8AM-1PM). Take a scenic drive through the residential area of Manga, and admire the beautiful mansions built in Republican-style architecture at the end of the 19th century. Enjoy a boat ride to the lovely Islas del Rosario, 26 coral islands located off the coast of Isla Barú.
DEC. 23 – Panama Canal Transit.
DEC. 24 – cruising the Pacific Ocean
DEC. 25 - Puntarenas, Costa Rica (8AM-6PM). On the west coast of the island, Puntarenas overs a stupendous contrast from sandy beaches at sea level to mountainous peaks as high as 13,000 ft.
DEC. 26 - San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua (8AM-5PM). San Juan del Sur is Nicaragua’s hidden gem with its brown-sugar beach, colonial architecture, and the young vibe of surfers effortlessly riding the roaring waves of the Pacific.
DEC. 27 - Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala (1PM-8PM). Drive into the mountains to beautiful old Antigua, once the country's colonial capital, and discover its lovely bougainvillea-draped buildings and breathtaking views of emerald volcanoes.
DEC. 28 – cruising the Pacific Ocean
DEC. 29 - Acapulco, Mexico (8AM-5PM). Mexico's most glamorous Pacific resort, Acapulco is located on a deep, semi-circular bay, Few destinations can match its superb weather...360 days of sunshine per year with temperatures comfortably in the 80s.
DEC. 30 – cruising the Pacific Ocean
DEC. 31 – Mazatlán, Mexico (8AM–6PM). Mazatlán boasts long stretches of palm-lined beaches. Here’s where you can witness the daring cliff divers!
JAN. 1 – Cabo San Lucas, Mexico (8AM–5PM). Once a small fishing village, in recent years, Cabos has become the catch-all term for the beaches and resorts ringing the toe of the peninsula. Condos have sprung up, palms transplanted, water piped in and everything is kept pristine.
JAN. 2 – cruising the Pacific Ocean
JAN. 3 - San Diego (11AM-10PM) San Diego has established itself as a leader in scientific research and as a near perfect place to live, retire, conduct business or visit. Its year-round perfect climate helps lure people to its historic attractions.
JAN. 4 – cruising the Pacific Ocean
JAN. 5 – Disembark, San Francisco
Note: Itineraries are subject to change without notice.
Catering to just 700 guests, the all-suite Regent Seven Seas Mariner is no ordinary ship—she is the world’s first all-suite, all-balcony luxury liner. Be pampered by impeccable service from Mariner’s 445 professional, friendly crew. Public spaces are comfortable and sophisticated. Guests enjoy spectacular sea views from the Observation and Horizon Lounges. Choose from four exquisite dining options including the premier steakhouse Prime 7 and the classic French restaurant Chartreuse.
(pp double occupancy)
Prices are per person in U.S. dollars, based on double occupancy and are subject to availability and change without notice. Ask Alice Travel about single occupancy rates. Alice Travel has purchased a Group Travel Protection Plan on behalf of all participants. A copy of the plan document will be provided upon deposited reservation.
In the unlikely event that Larry Cohen is unable to travel or attend scheduled functions due to illness or circumstances beyond our control, Alice Travel will not be liable, and no refunds for such inability to travel or attend functions and events will be owed by Alice Travel. Applicable cancellation penalties will apply. Alice Travel will attempt to provide a lecturer of equal caliber.