FRIENDS OF E-1027 20th-ANNIVERSARY TRIP DETAILS
The Mediterranean Villa: From Antiquity to Modernism
June 7–10, 2018
Please join Friends of E-1027 as we celebrate 20 years and the successful restoration of Eileen Gray’s villa with a festive trip to Roquebrune and the French Riviera. We will learn the history of the villa from classical to modern times and visit architecturally important villas, including private access to several privately-owned villas, not ordinarily open to the public. The highlight will be a Gala Dinner at E-1027 on the terrace overlooking Monaco Bay.
(to date; subject to change)
– Royal Riviera Hotel, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat
– Welcome Reception and Cocktails, followed by Trip Orientation and Dinner
– Visits to Villa Kérylos
– Villa Ephrussi-Rothschild
– Villa Santo Sospir
– Drinks at Villa Tardieu
– Dinner at a privately-owned villa
– Visits to Serre de la Madone
– Villa Les Colombières
– Villa Cyrnos
– Drinks at Villa Ghidalia
– 20th-Anniversary Gala Dinner on the terrace at E-1027
– Farewell Champagne brunch at Royal Riviera Hotel
$3,500 USD per person (double occupancy)
$4,000 USD (single occupancy)
Trip Guide: Dr. Joan T. Rosasco
Author and lecturer on European art and cultural history. Taught French literature at Smith College and Columbia University.
TERMS and CONDITIONS
Educational program, including visits to notable villas.
Accommodations at the Royal Riviera Hotel, Saint- Jean-Cap-Ferrat, for three nights
Private bus or minibus for excursions
Meals as indicated in final itinerary
Gala 20th-Anniversary Dinner at E.1027
What’s not included:
Passport and visa fees
Personal travel insurance (We strongly recommend that you take out insurance).
Food, beverages or personal hotel services beyond what is provided
Gratuities to hotel staff
Passport requirements: Please note that many countries now require individuals to possess passports with an expiration date of six months beyond the expected return to the United States. Please check that your passport meets the requirements of the countries you will be visiting. If your passport needs to be renewed, please leave yourself ample time for processing.
Cost: $3,500 per person, double occupancy. $4,000 per person, single occupancy. The cost includes accommodation for three nights at the five-star Royal Riviera Hotel in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat; all buffet breakfasts, two lunches and three dinners, including the Gala 20th-Anniversary Dinner at E.1027; two drinks receptions; transportation by private coach or minibuses; guides; all entrance fees to villas. It also includes a non-refundable $1,000 donation to Friends of E.1027.
A deposit of $1,750 per person (double occupancy) or $2,000 (single occupancy) is required to guarantee participation in the program; this includes a non-refundable donation of $1,000 to E.1027. The second installment of $1,750 (double occupancy) or $2,000 (single occupancy) is due by March 1, 2018. Payment may be made by American Express, Visa or MasterCard, by check (payable to NYFA), or by wire transfer (please call for details).
In the event that you must cancel, please send written cancellation as soon as possible. The cancellation policy is as follows: 59-41 days before departure, all but the $1000 donation is refundable; 40-21 days before departure, 50% of the tour cost is refundable; 20-14 days before departure, 25% of the tour coast is refundable. After this, no refund is normally possible. Cancellation insurance is strongly advised.
If you wish to arrive in advance of, or stay later than, the group the necessary arrangements should be made directly with the hotel, subject to availability. The additional cost will be payable on site.