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Trips & Tours


The Aquarium at Union Station

Enjoy a day in St. Louis as we explore the brand-new St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station!

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Join us as we explore the brand-new St. Louis Aquarium, an immersive and engaging experience offering unique perspective of our underwater world.  From the local streams and rivers to the depths of the oceans, take a journey and explore the hidden treasures of the Missouri and Mississippi waterways.

Enjoy lunch at Landry’s with a choice of Landry’s Gold Burger, Lemon Pepper Tilapia or IPA Fish & Chips.

This afternoon, delight in a ride on the new St. Louis Wheel in fully enclosed, climate-controlled gondolas that seat up to six adults each. Ferris wheel passengers will take 3 to 4 rotations high over the St. Louis skyline during a 15-minute ride. Finally, explore the new Mighty Mississippi exhibit at the Missouri History Museum. Discover the regional heritage of the Middle Mississippi watershed as revealed through a diverse range of stories and artifacts that stem from the Mother of Rivers and its tributaries.

Tour fees, lunch, gratuities, and charter bus transportation are included.

You must pre-register by March 1st.


ILR 9300-01     Friday, 4/24

Bus departs from Main Campus at 7:30am : return by 6:30pm

Bus departs from Mt. Vernon MarketPlace at 8:00am: return by 6:00pm


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RLC is partnering with Collette Vacations to offer you exciting travel opportunities! Collette is known for handling the details with expertise while you realize the rewards of travel.


Treasures of Europe 

Get ready to embark on the European journey of a lifetime! See the incredible sites of London, from Buckingham Palace to Big Ben. Take the Eurostar train to Paris – the “City of Lights,” and enjoy a full day on your own to explore   before taking in breathtaking views from your dinner table at the Eiffel Tower. Board a high speed train bound for Lucerne, the enchanting Swiss city on a cobalt lake and one of Switzerland’s most beautiful places. In Venice, discover a floating city where iconic landmarks of centuries-old history line canals dotted with gondolas. Tour Florence, the “Cradle of the Renaissance,” and make a special visit to David – Michelangelo’s masterpiece. Finally, in Rome, bask in cultural treasures and envelop yourself in the history in the “Eternal City,” which includes a visit to the mythic Colosseum.

September 24 -October 5, 2020                        12 Days, 15 Meals.

$4,999 pp double occupancy

*Book early to take advantage of lower rates. Single and Triple rates available upon request.


Southern Charm

Experience the history, charm and singular hospitality of the Low Country in Georgia and South Carolina. Overnight at the exclusive Jekyll Island Club, once described as “the richest, most exclusive club in the world.” Choose to explore one of America’s oldest plantations, Boone Hall, or the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum. Discover the history of Savannah and antebellum Charleston with 2-night stays in each city. You will uncover a magic that you can only find in America’s friendly South.                       

April 11 - 17, 2021 

7 Days, 9 Meals                                                                                

$2,999 pp double occupancy                                                                                                                                                          

*Book early to take advantage of lower rates. Single and Triple rates available upon request.

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