February 1, 2011 

The Weekly Ride

Bus2alps Ltd.


For those of you who have just recently started your study abroad experience, welcome one and all! By now you have unloaded your suitcases and have begun exploring your new home. Your time abroad will most definitely be some of the best months of your life so be sure to make the most of it!
For us here at Bus2alps, the semester has started off with a bang. We are going into our third weekend with a trip to Interlaken and in less than two weeks we will be switching gears and heading to Prague for beautiful scenery, amazing beer, and incredible nightlife. What more could you ask for? So get your friends together and get ready to ride with Bus2alps!
See you on the bus,
     The Bus2alps Crew
In this Issue
Upcoming Trips
What's going on in your city
Travel Tips
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Package day trip with your Bus2alps Spring Break and weekend trips, and save an additional 5% off your entire booking. Add a third trip and save 7%.

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Upcoming Trips

Prague, Czech Republic - February 10, 24
clocktower teaser
The city of Prague is unlike any other. It's charm, romance and fairy-tale qualities are to be seen in every nook and cranny. Not to mention, the beer and night-life are unforgettable experiences as well. Home to the Astronomical Clock, Charles Bridge, Prague Castle, the John Lennon Wall and some of the best beer in the world, Prague will sweep you off your feet and leave you yearning for more. So pack your bags and get ready to enjoy a city that is historic as much as it is contemporary.

DEPARTS: FlorenceRome | BarcelonaParis | London | Madrid | Amsterdam

Vienna & Salzburg, Austria - February 17; April 7
Vienna Teaser
Experience the Sound of Music as you sing atop a mountain. Marvel at the awe-inspiring palaces of the Habsburg empire. Enjoy Schnapps and Wiener Schnitzel. Get photo-happy as you explote the beautiful sites. With it's rich history and culture, Austria will capture your heart. 
One country, two cities, one amazing journey.

DEPARTS: Florence Rome 

Interlaken, Switzerland - February 3, 10, 17, 24;  March 3 

What better way to enjoy winter than a weekend in the Swiss Alps? From skiing or snowboarding the slopes, to canyon jumping or skydiving, Interlaken is the premier European adventure sports capital for the adrenaline junkie at heart. But no worries, there are tons of things to do for those of you who are looking for a more relaxing weekend too. In town you will find world-class spas and multiple Swiss chocolate
shops so mouthwatering you'll be begging for more.

DEPARTS: Florence Rome | BarcelonaParisPragueLondon | Madrid

Eastern Arc Spring Break -  February 18; April 15
prauge teaser
Spend 10 days looping four of Europe's hottest cities; Vienna, Prague, Berlin, and Amsterdam. Visit many of Europe's most well-known sites including Prague Castle, Prague Old Town Square and the Astronomical Clock, the Berlin Wall, Brandenburg Gate, the Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank's House, Amsterdam's canals, the Vienna Opera House, and the Hausburg Empire's Crown Jewels. This amazing tour will connect history, culture, and major themes of these significant cities as well as the social and free-spirited nature through pub crawls and group dinners. 


Previous Trip Photos



group in zurich

canyon jump group

Upcoming Events
2/1 - 2 for 1 at Astor
2/2 - Wing Night at The Red Garter
2/6 - Super Bowl at Astor


2/2 - La Maison Welcome Party


2/4 - CEA Pub Crawl

2/6 - Superbowl at Belushi's


2/2 - Wednesday Night Cooking Class 

2/6 - Superbowl at George Paynes



2/5- Mountain Top Party. Exclusive event just for Bus2alps travelers in Interlaken this weekend. Discounts spiked hot chocolate and other specials 

group in naples
eating in naples

Past Trip Winners
Lucy Q. - 50% off Croatia
Kayley S. - 25% off Greece Easter
Skylar N. - 50% off Munich
Ashley G. - 50% Off French Riviera
Chealynn J. - Free Cinque Terre
Alex C. - Free Night Sledding
Lindsey G. - Free Prague
Matt P. - Free Greece Easter

Laura O. - Free Venice Carnival
Lauren P. - Free Amalfi


Michael S. - Free Amalfi Coast
Teddy R. - Free Valencia for Las Fallas
Devon G. - 50% off any trip
Travel Tip of the Week
Hostel over Hotels
Stay at youth hostels while traveling instead of hotels....unless of course you want to bump into grandma in the hallway when you come home at 6am.

Check out the top reasons why:


Maximize Your Ride

Save money when booking your next Bus2alps trip by taking advantage of our package discounts:

Book two different trips together and receive 5% off your total purchase or book three different trips together and recieve 7% off your total purchase. 

Group discounts are also available for groups of 10 or more. Contact a friendly Bus2alps Crew member for details and a special 5% off discount code for all other trips.

Please feel free to reply to this email with any questions you may have about traveling with Bus2alps.

See you on the bus!

Bus2alps, Ltd.
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