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Our Next Adventure!

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Join All Classical Portland on a Cultural Tour of Japan in April, 2022

Classical Music, Gardens, Culture, History & Cherry Blossoms

March 31 – April 10, 2022

Join All Classical Portland President & CEO Suzanne Nance and fellow lovers of classical music, art, food, history, and culture on a fascinating journey to Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima and Osaka. For 11 unforgettable days, you will discover the splendor and grace of Japanese temples, gardens, palaces, shrines and modern landmarks. Classical music concerts will abound and the cherry blossoms of Kyoto are sure to put on a gorgeous display. Four-star hotels, superb hospitality, and sumptuous cuisine await you on this incredible journey!


  • 4 Nights Tokyo
  • 2 Nights Hiroshima
  • 4 Nights Kyoto


  • Hosted by All Classical Portland President and CEO, Suzanne Nance
  • Tickets to two symphony and/or opera performances
  • An additional classical recital featuring traditional music from Japan
  • Pre-concert talks with your host
  • Four-star hotels throughout
  • Guided visits to temples, gardens, markets and museums
  • Transfers by private coach
  • High-speed train tickets from Tokyo to Kyoto
  • Airport transfers for those arriving/departing with the group
  • Daily excursions with English-speaking expert local guides
  • All breakfasts plus 11 additional culinary experiences
  • Outings to colorful markets
  • The colorful cherry blossom of Kyoto
  • Travel with like-minded All Classical Portland supporters


  • 11 Days / 10 Nights
  • Trip departs Portland on March 30, 2022
  • Trip begins in Tokyo on March 31, 2022
  • Trip culminates on April 10, at the Osaka airport
  • $7,395 per person double occupancy land
  • Single Supplement $1,445
  • Optional Group Flight from Portland $1,595 (includes taxes, fees & airport transfers in Japan)
    • Depart: Portland, OR to Tokyo March 30, 2022 (arrives in Tokyo March 31)
    • Return: Osaka to Portland, OR April 10, 2022
  • WAYS TO SAVE $550
    • Reserve by Sept. 1 & save $300
    • Pay by check & save $150
    • Travel alumni save $100

*Itinerary is subject to change

For more information, including how to book a spot on this exciting journey, follow the link below or contact Earthbound Expeditions at (800) 723-8454.


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Travel to Poland & Prague! May 19-29, 2022

CLASSICAL POLAND & PRAGUE: A Classical Music Adventure with All Classical Portland featuring the 77th Prague Spring International Music Festival!

Join All Classical Portland host John Pitman and fellow classical music lovers to celebrate the life of Chopin, Dvořák, Smetana and Mozart! On this eleven-day classical music pursuit, you will walk in Chopin’s footsteps and relive his extraordinary life. Visit the very places where Frédéric lived, loved and worked: the family home where he was born, the village church where he was baptized and the Frédéric Chopin University of Music in Warsaw.

Discover Poland’s stunning cultural capital, Krakow. Visit the cathedral where the kings of this ancient land are buried, stroll the campus of the University of Copernicus and marvel at one of Europe’s largest medieval squares. Our musical quest culminates in the Czech Republic, where we will walk in the footsteps of the Czech Republic’s greatest composers, Smetana and Dvořák! And to top things off, you will attend the legendary Prague Spring International Music Festival. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary musical adventure!


  • 3 Nights Warsaw, Poland
  • 3 Nights Krakow, Poland
  • 1 Night Olomouc, Czech Republic
  • 3 Nights Prague, Czech Republic
  • 3 Nights optional post-tour extension to Vienna, Austria


  • Tickets to three Prague Spring International Music Festival events
  • Tickets to a special Chopin piano recital in Warsaw
  • Special visits to the homes, symphony halls and museums of the great composers
  • A visit to Olomouc, Moravian
  • A tour of the historic Krakow Ghetto
  • Three magical nights each in Warsaw, Krakow, Prague
  • Walks led by local experts in the historic city centers
  • A traditional Klezmer dinner concert in Krakow’s Jewish quarter


  • 11 Days/10 Nights (land)
  • $4,495 per person double occupancy
  • $995 single supplement (waived if a roommate is found)
  • Optional group flight departs the US: May 18, 2022
  • Trip begins in Warsaw: May 19, 2022
  • Trip ends in Prague: May 29, 2022
  • Optional post-tour extension to Vienna ends: June 1, 2022

For more information, including how to book a spot on this exciting journey, follow the link below or contact Earthbound Expeditions at (800) 723-8454.

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Explore Scandinavia with All Classical Portland! August 11-22, 2022

Explore Scandinavia with All Classical Portland featuring the Copenhagen Classical Music Festival, the Oslo Chamber Music Festival, a concert in the home of Edvard Grieg, & more!

Join host Brandi Parisi, friends of All Classical Portland and fellow classical music lovers to experience the Nordic world of fjords, castles, glaciers, and the legacy of the Vikings on this Scandinavian adventure. Travel by train, ferry, and coach through Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. Ride the world’s most scenic railway line to Bergen, tour Danish castles and palaces and attend a classical multiple concerts in historic settings. See the Danish crown jewels, preserved Viking ships and the warship Vasa, rescued after more than 300 years on the bottom of Stockholm harbor. To top it off, you’ll be treated to an opera at Stockholm’s royal palace and a performance at the Edvard Grieg festival in Bergen. Our 12-day classical Scandinavia journey has it all!

Trip at a glance:

  • 3 Nights Stockholm, Sweden
  • 3 Nights Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1 Overnight ferry ride to Oslo, Norway
  • 2 Nights Oslo, Norway
  • 2 Nights Bergen, Norway

Trip highlights*:

  • Copenhagen Classical Music Festival
  • Oslo Chamber Music Festival
  • A concert in the home of Edvard Grieg
  • The awe-inspiring scenic rail journey from Oslo to Bergen
  • Traditional dining experiences
  • Viking Museum of Oslo
  • Backstage tour of the historic Drottningholm Opera House
  • A scenic fjord cruise in Norway

Trip Facts:

  • 12 Days/ 11 Nights (not including air travel)
  • August 10, 2022: optional group flight departs Portland
  • August 11, 2022: trip begins in Stockholm, Sweden
  • August 22, 2022: trip ends in Bergen, Norway
  • $5,750 per person, double occupancy
  • $1,275 single supplement
  • New reservations are fully refundable until December 31, 2021
  • OPTIONAL GROUP FLIGHT: Coming in September 2021!

*Itinerary is subject to change

For more information, including how to book a spot on this exciting journey, follow the link below or contact Earthbound Expeditions at (800) 723-8454.

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