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Two convenient locations to serve your travel needs:

Port Huron Senior Center                                    Washington Life Center

600 Grand River Avenue                                       403 North Mary Street

Port Huron MI 48060                                               Marine City MI 48039

(810) 984-5063                                                         (810) 765-4254


All day trips may be paid in full at sign up, but no later than 30 days prior to departure; checks payable to “CoA Travel” & mailed to 600 Grand River Avenue, Port Huron MI 48060; or drop check or cash off at Washington Life Center or Port Huron Sr Center (we cannot process credit/debit cards for one day trips or Diamond trips).  Travelers on the day trips will depart from Port Huron or Marine City-please advise your choice.  There are no refunds or credits for day-trips, but a person can take your place if you advise us. We strongly encourage multi-day travelers to purchase insurance.  Everyone is invited to enjoy these trips – non-members pay just $4 more than posted price.



Diamond tours of Washington DC (May 2019), Nova Scotia (Aug 2019), The Ark Encounter (Sept 2019), and New York City (Oct 2019)!



4, Th:  Rum Runners Tour.  Join us for a day of history and mystery telling the secrets of the bootleggers & gangsters of Windsor and Detroit.  Step-on guides narrate your tour of Windsor, LaSalle, Walkerville & Sandwich, Ontario through song, dance, music, comedy and stories.  Lunch at an original Speak Easy; and a tour of Willistead Manor in Windsor. Price $110.

17, W:  Meadowbrook Theatre presents “Arsenic & Old Lace”, a classic comedy involving two spinster sisters who have an eccentric secret.  Lunch & tour of Meadowbrook mansion included. Price $108.

22-25:  Grand Experience is back !!  Stay on Mackinac Island at the Grand Hotel.  Travelers ages 50+ are invited to enjoy the best of Mackinac Island! Trip includes accommodations at the luxurious Grand Hotel, five-course dinners, 2 lunches at Grand Hotel luncheon buffet, carriage tours around the historic island, exciting programming and events, discounts at Grand Hotel shops, luggage transfers and much, more! Space is limited and must be paid by June 4t.  Price $849/dbl each, $780/trpl each, $1,109/sgl.



13, Tu:  Day of behind the scenes tours: First enjoy the General Motors Heritage Car museum and huge display of every car you can imagine; enjoy a relaxing lunch at Camp Ticonderoga; then a docent guided tour of the Detroit Free Press/Detroit News plant and the fascinating story of history & production.  Price $80.

27, Tu:  Frankenmuth’s Bavarian Inn presents the tribute show “Simply Streisand” which includes a hearty plated chicken lunch and even some time to browse and shop.  Join us for this wonderful pre-Christmas fun filled day.  Price $100.



3-11:  Travel with Collette Vacations for Christmas on the Danube.  This tour includes Vienna, Vienna Opera House, Hofburg Palace, Wachau Valley, Gluhwein Party, Passau, Regensburg, Nuremberg, Christmas Markets, Rothenburg, Wurzburg and more. Temporary early booking price of $3,399/per person/double/lower outside cabin includes air.  Call for details.

13, Th:  The Detroit Opera House presents ALADDIN a block-buster favorite of Broadway.  Main Floor Seats !  We will include lunch at The Hill and deluxe motor coach transportation.  Price $140.  Sign up for a wonderful day.

22, Sa:  The Detroit Symphony Orchestra presents Home For The Holidays, a delightful Christmas presentation chocked full of DSO tunes, even Santa joins us for this one.  Lunch at Mario’s of Detroit, price $125.  Sign up now.



??:  The Broadway In Detroit season has announced they will bring back PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in late January, Early February.  Put your name on the list to learn the details.



14-23:  Collette Vacations presents DISCOVER PANAMA, a cultural experience that includes a nature walk through the jungle forest, Panamanian handcrafts, three nights in a river view room with balcony & hammock, a dugout canoe tour, traverse the Panama Canal through two locks on the Pacific Queen, walking tours, 4 different deluxe hotel stays, round trip air and much more.  Prices start at $3,199/dbl per person.

16, Sa:  The Fisher Theatre presents The Play That Goes Wrong a block-buster favorite of Broadway.  We will include lunch and deluxe motor coach transportation.  Price soon.  Sign up for details as we learn them.


MARCH 2019

2, Sa:  The Fisher Theatre presents Lightning Thief a block-buster favorite of Broadway.  We will include lunch and deluxe motor coach transportation.  Price soon.  Sign up for details as we learn them.

8-17:  Collette presents Sunny Portugal.  Travel deluxe for 10-days through Portugal’s dramatic shoreline and see Cascais the Portuguese Riviera, Monte Estoril, Lisbon, Alfama, Sintra, Obidos, Fatima, Evora, Monsaraz, Alentejo, Sagres, Lagos, Algarve, Faro, Sao Bras de Alportel, Azeitao. Price starting at $2,899.


APRIL 2019

3-10:  Collette presents London and Paris an 8-day deluxe experience of the world’s greatest cities. See England-London, Trafalgar Square, Tower of London, Big Ben, Kensington, Knightsbridge, Harrods, wartime Britain Churchill War Rooms, Westminster Abbey, Windsor Castle, Eurostar Train. Paris-Notre Dame Cathedral, Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Elysees, Place de la Concorde, Place Vendome, Louvre Gardens of Versailles, dinner at the Eiffel Tower, Seine River cruise.  Price soon. Price starting at $3,799.

5, F:  The Macomb Performance Center presents “Bee Gees Salute”, a wonderful tribute to the songs we grew to love.  This is a 7:30 pm evening performance, no meal will be included. Price to be announced soon; add your name to the list for the latest details.

24, W:  Zenders of Frankenmuth presents “Ragtime Festival” !  Enjoy the 25 of the best Ragtime musicians from around the U.S. with featured performer Bob Milne.  We include deluxe motorcoach transportation and a lovely Zender’s Famous Chicken Luncheon.  We even have time to shop & browse downtown before our lunch.  Price $110.


MAY 2019

3-10:  Collette presents Tuscany & the Italian Riviera an 8-day experience of two of Italy’s great regions.  Includes, Tuscany, Florence, Siena, Tuscan Winery/Estate tour/tasting, Lucca, Pisa, Italian Riviera, Cinque Terre, Santa Margherita Ligure, Portofino.  Price starting at $3,999.

11, Sa:  The Fisher Theatre presents WAITRESS a block-buster favorite of Broadway.  We will include lunch and deluxe motor coach transportation.  Price soon.  Sign up for details as we learn them.

16-22:  Diamond tours presents Washington DC, 7 days-6 nights , some meals, two guided tours of Washington DC. Featuring WWII memorial, Capitol Hill, Embassy Row, the Korean War Veterans Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Smithsonian, the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial.  Also the New Museum of the Bible, tram ride through Arlington National Cemetery, admission to George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate & garden and more. Price $689/DBL, call for details.


JUNE 2019

15, Sa:  The Fisher Theatre presents ANASTASIA a block-buster favorite of Broadway.  We will include lunch and deluxe motor coach transportation.  Price soon.  Sign up for details as we learn them.



10-20:  Diamond Tours presents Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island & New Brunswick (plus Acadia National Park)This thrilling trip includes 11 days, many meals, guided tours of Acadia National Park, Prince Edward Island, Halifax, Peggy’s Cove and Lunenburg. We will also visit the natural wonder Hopewell Rocks, waterside town of St John, & Fredericton’s Historic Garrison District.  Price per person $1,234/based on double occupancy.

13-25:  Collette presents Alaska Discovery Land & Cruise 13-days.  Just as you imagined!  See Fairbanks, Denali National Park, Tundra Wilderness tour, Talkeetna, Mt McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge, Anchorage, Whittier, Cruise 7-nights on Princess (Golden or Star), Hubbard Glacier, Glacier Bay, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan, Inside Passage, Vancouver G.C., Seattle.  Price starts at $4,964.  Call for a brochure.



9-13:  Diamond Tours presents The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum a chance to walk inside a life-size recreation of Noah’s Ark !  Built to specifications in the Bible, see jaw-dropping exhibits inside the Ark !  5 days-4 nights, 8 meals, admission to the Ark Encounter, admission to the famous Creation Museum, admission to the Newport Aquarium and a riverboat cruise.  Join  us !  Price $554/double.



1-15:  Collette presents South Pacific Wonders, a 15-day deluxe trip that includes Australia-Cairns, Sydney, Gr Barrier Reef, Sydney; New Zeeland-Christchurch, Mt. Cook region, Queenstown, Arrowtown, Milford Sound, Fiji-Nadi.  Call for details.

31-Nov 6:  Diamond Tours presents New York City  Includes guided tours of New York City, sights included are Central Park, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, Wall Street rounds out your trip.  Included in our package is admission to the 911 Museum.  We will include an option of a Broadway show, details will be announced as we know them.  Price $715/dbl per person, call for details.


JULY 2020

Travel with Collette Vacations to Discover Switzerland, Austria & Bavaria including the Oberammergau Passion Play. Trip highlights: Bern, Chateau de Chillon, Montreux, GoldenPass Panoramic train, Gstaad, Lucerne, Innsbruck, Austrial Alps, Salzburg, Mirabell Gardens, St Peter’s Restaurant, Bavaria, Oberammergau Passion Play, Linderhof Palace, Fussen, Neuschwanstein Castle. Includes air and transfers.  Early booking price $4,999pp/dbl.  This will sell out fast, call now for a brochure.