Azaleas in Bloom, NATO Festival of Nations and Virginia International Tattoo, April 23-29, 2014.

This is a seven-day/six-night bus tour with natural beauty and national pride as the highlights. Visit the famous Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, Military Aviation museum, Virginia Beach and the NATO Parade of Nations with a flag-raising in which all 28 flags are presented with their national anthems played by the U.S. Navy's Fleet Forces Band.

The Tattoo performance is a spectacle of military splendor, part parade, part theater and sometimes part circus. The Tattoo features bands and forms of drill display, regimental bands, drums and pipes, massed bugle ensembles and ends with fireworks to delight all ages.

Norfolk Botanical Gardens, Virginia Beach, Norfolk Naval Station, and on to Philadelphia to conclude our visit.

Rates vary based upon the number of passengers, from $1,499 to $1,699 per person.

Full details are available in the flier at the Groton Senior Center. Call 978-448-1170 to have your name added to the list. You may also contact Nyola Vaillancourt at 979-692-8608.

Boston to Bermuda cruise aboard Norwegian cruise line "Dawn," May 16-23, 2014. Don't miss out on this opportunity to enjoy a springtime cruise for eight days/seven nights at $919 per person paying by cash or check for an inside room. Transportation to the pier is provided from Groton and with the return.

Freestyle cruising is resort casual.


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Freestyle dining allows alternative dining arrangements of your choice, casual or formal, couples or parties, early or late. Freestyle embarkation streamlined to make a guest-friendly system.

Destination is Bermuda with its pastel cottages, powdery pink beaches and golf courses. Our port is King's Wharf, with plenty for visitors to do and see: Bermuda Maritime Museum and Bermuda Craft Market.

King's Wharf is rich in naval history. Hamilton and St. George are easily accessible by public transport.

This cruise usually sells out quickly.

Other cabin options are available and detailed on the flier, located at the Groton Senior Center. You may call the Senior Center at 978-448-1170 or Nyola at 978-692-8608 for information.