Spotlight on the French Riviera - July 9 - 17, 2022
Email SusanR@EastCountyChamber.org to register and pay your deposit online for the French Riviera Trip
French Riviera (July 9-17, 2022): Join many of your East County educators, education stakeholders and community members and uncover the chic resorts, sun-soaked beaches and elegant allure that attracts the rich and famous to the exquisite French Riviera. Unpack for a leisurely 7-night stay in Nice, France, embracing the luxury and breathtaking beauty of the French Riviera (aka Côte d’Azur). Spend time in the fairy-tale principality of Monaco. Discover the opulence of the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild and Gardens. Watch artisans create fragrant perfumes. Get a glimpse into the lives of the rich and famous in Cannes and St. Tropez. Enjoy leisure time to explore on your own. Shop like a local at Nice’s colorful flower market. It’s time you lived a little bit of the good life.
Optional 4-Day 3-Night Paris Post Tour Extension. See some of the city's most famous sights in the "City of Light", the capital of France, via a relaxing cruise along the Seine, a vintage retro car tour and simply exploring the neighborhoods, stores, restaurants and galleries as you stay in a hotel just steps from the Eiffel Tower. $1,249 per person (double occupancy).
Our trips have been custom designed to be an unforgettable travel experience for all East County school employees, as well as their family and friends. Find out what more than 700 Educator Tour travelers have come to enjoy on these exceptionally well-planned trips, and why travelers return year after year.
Register and place your $600 deposit by February 25, 2022. Reservations are made on a first come, first served basis.
Full payment is due by May 10, 2022. Deposits are refundable up until February 25, 2022. Travel insurance is available for purchase. Full refunds, including insurance, offered if the trip cancels due to COVID-19 travel restrictions. The trip cost remains the same as 2021: $3,999 per person (double occupancy) including round trip air and many activities and meals. See brochure for full details.
Information Meeting: Information Meetings are scheduled for the evenings of Wednesday, December 8, 2021 and January 26, 2022 at our El Cajon Branch at 6pm.
Save $100! Open an East County Schools Federal Credit Union 2.00%APY* eChecking Account w/ direct deposit of $500.00 or more by April 1, 2022 and receive a $100 credit towards your final payment. East County Schools Federal Credit Union is the corporate sponsor of the Educators Tour program, and credit union membership is open to all San Diego County current and retired school employees and their family members
Travel Insurance: The 2022 Educator Tour has low cost trip insurance available for purchase. In 2020 and 2021, every Educator Tour traveler received a 100% refund for their reservation fee, including the cost of the trip insurance, when the trip was canceled due to COVID-19 travel restrictions. Trip Insurance is comprehensive, with a full refund available for literally any reason, until the day before departure.
Who Can Travel With Us: All Educator Tours are open to the general public. East County Schools FCU has been the corporate sponsor of this trip since its inception and as such, the trip is largely comprised of members of the East County education community, working and retired, and their friends and families. There is so much FUN on these trips, and such a connection amongst travelers, that many travelers attend year after year. Every year, our trip has an optional side tour to an educational facility in that area, which contributes to making them a work expense for some. Educator Tours are booked through the East County Chamber of Commerce, who hosts additional trips throughout the year.
Trip Questions: Steve Devan, President & CEO, East County Schools FCU. (619) 873-0108 sdevan@EastCountySchools.org
Information Meeting RSVPs/Booking Questions: Susan Roberts-Egley, San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce Educator Tour Travel Coordinator, (619) 440-6161, SusanR@EastCountyChamber.org
*APY = Annual Percentage Yield. 2.00% APY paid on the first $2,500 on deposit. 1.25% APY paid on balances between $2,500 and $5,000. 0.10% APY paid on balances between $5,000 and $10,000. 0.05% APY paid on balances over $10,000. Dividends are calculated daily and compounded and paid monthly. Please refer to our Truth-in-Savings Disclosure for all applicable disclosure information. On any month you do not meet the requirements, you will not be paid a dividend but there is no fee incurred for not meeting the requirements.