Carthage Football to Spain May 2019


Spain Tour Highlights

Incomparable Sagrada Familia

• Experience the absolutely beautiful coastline of Costa Brava and stunning Barcelona
• Relax in the resort atmosphere and on the refreshing beaches of Santa Susanna
• Enjoy the artistic beauty – natural, architectural and cultural – of Girona and Figueres Spain
• Discover the confluence of Roman, European and Moorish influences that is the Iberean Peninsula
• Savor the fantastic cuisine of Catalonia including paella and tapas amongst other delights
• Feel the pleasure as you stroll Las Ramblas and relax in the majestic courtyard plazas of Barcelona
• Be awed by the intricate beauty of Sagrada Familia as well as the works of Antoni Gaudi, Dali and others
• Marvel at the construction of Montserrat Monastery into a steep mountainside
• Parents and family members are encouraged to join this special, once-in-a-lifetime tour

Barcelona: The Jewel of the Mediterranean

Port Olimpic on Barcelona’s Coast

• One of Europe’s most beautiful cities with miles of extensive coastline and sparkling waters
• Be awed touring the stunning Sagrada Familia Basilica
• Take in the majestic views from Parc Guell, Montjuic and Tibidabo Amusement Park
• Savor the ambiance strolling the world famous Las Ramblas and atmosphere of Place Reial
• Enjoy an evening under the ocean front umbrellas of tapas restaurants in Port Olimpic
• Venture back a thousand years in medieval Barri Gatic
• During free time take in Barcelona’s Cathedral and/or Picasso Museum
• Explore the surrounding hilltops of and views from Montjuic and Tibidabo Amusement Park
• Enjoy your excursion to Monteserrat carved into mountainside and it’s famous Black Madonna

Costa Brava and Santa Susanna

Costa Brava Spain

• Rugged, yet peaceful coastline with resort and cove beaches inserted between rolling hills
• Girona, “City of Four Rivers” – a hidden treasure with striking beauty and a festive core
• Visit Figueres and the Dali Museum that fascinate and inspire visitors
• After a midwestern winter relax on the soft Mediterranean sands or at your resort pool
• Create a unique memory padding up for a practice along the Mediterranean Sea

Game Day: Represent the USA in International Competition

• Prepare to make a favorable impression of how you and your teammates play American football
• For Student-Athletes competing in a game overseas this will be on your best college memories
• Demonstrate the skill and power of Carthage football while representing with class
• Post-Game socializing with Spanish players who love American football will be a tour highlight
• Begin relationships and friendships that can lead to future visits – you will want to return to Barcelona


Experience the Intangible Benefits of A College Team and Family Foreign Competition Tour

• Players will gain in their skill development through spring practices and grow incredibly closer as a team by the experiences shared overseas and out of a comfort zone – and transfer that into victories in the fall

• Family members also get to know and grow closer to their sons, teammates and the coaching staff as well.  Reward yourself for years of sacrificing and take in a dream trip you can enjoy as well

• Along with structured touring – all travelers will have plenty of free time for some personal interests and exploration

Carthage Football -Spain ’19 Traveler Information – Carthage to Spain ’19 Traveler Information

For registration forms download and print the following: Carthage Student-Athlete Spain ’19 Registration Form and Carthage Family Spain ’19 Registration Form. Phone registrations are possible weekdays between 9:00 am and 2:30 pm CST.  Call 309-781-7274.

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