Texas Travelers Club
Texas Travelers is an activity club for Texas First Bank customers that has been running successfully since 1990. To participate, you only need a Texas First account. No activity fee is charged. We schedule activities varying from one day to 12 days, including performance outings, day-trips, cruises, European trips, and bus tours, among others.
Upcoming Trips and Events
Please see the following information about recent and upcoming trips with our Texas Travelers Program. Please fill out the attached form to become a member of the Texas Travelers.
New York City - Annual trip
November 12-16, 2012
Join us for our annual trip to the Big Apple! Our trip has been extended by one day; you will have 3 full days to spend as you like: sightseeing, shopping, seeing plays, or visiting museums.The city is coming alive with Christmas lights, trees, and holiday decorations. A great time to visit this wonderful city BEFORE the Thanksgiving & Christmas rates. Bring your girlfriends, your daughters & granddaughters, your spouse, your friends!
TRIP INCLUDES: Round trip airfare from Houston; 4 nights' hotel accommodations in heart of Times Square; 1/2 day guided tour; transfers; baggage handling (1 large bag), gratuities for drivers & guide, cancellation insurance.
Tickets to Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular are optional. Tickets for Broadway shows will be offered (optional).
TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE: Meals, gratuities for housekeeping & other service personnel, optional activities, show tickets, personal expenses.
PRICE: $1,290.00 per person, double occupancy. Tickets are additional.
Southern Caribbean Cruise
January 19-26, 2013 [8 days]
All aboard for an outstanding 7-night cruise on the Celebrity Summit, sailing from San Juan, Puerto Rico to destinations in the southern Caribbean. Trip includes St. Croix, St. Kitts, Dominica, Grenada, and St. Thomas. The Summit is a pinnacle of premium cruising with elegant ambience, world-class cuisine, excellent service, and terrific amenities.
TRIP INCLUDES: Round trip airfare from Houston; 7nights' accommodations on Celebrity Summit; port charges, taxes and customs fees (subject to change); customary gratuities for ship personnel; transfers to/from pier; travel insurance.
TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE: Optional shore activities, personal expenses, local transfers.
PRICE: $1574 Inside Cabin; $1684 Oceanview Cabin; $1794 Balcony Cabin. All prices are per person, double occupancy.
DEPOSIT: A refundable $500 per person is due upon signing. Final payment due Nov. 1, 2012. Passports are required and must be valid for 6 months after cruise completion. All names must match passports.
Highlights of Beijing, Xi'an, and Shanghai
March 11-25, 2013 [15 days]
Experience the highlights of China in one extraordinary visit to 3 major cities. Highlights include Beijing [Great Wall, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Hutong tour, home visit, and welcome Peking Duck dinner]; Xi'an [Terra Cotta Warriors & horses, Circle Vision Movie, Bronze Chariot, Museum of History, Ancient City wall, Small Wild Goose Pagoda, Tang Dynasty dinner show]; Shanghai [The Bund, the Old Town of Shanghai, Yu Garden, Shanghai Museum and Acrobatic Show].
TRIP INCLUDES: Round trip air fare & intra-China flights, taxes & fuel surcharges, ground transfers for all included tour programs, deluxe 5-star hotels, 18 meals (daily full Western buffet breakfast, most lunches, and dinners), comprehensive English-speaking tour guide, fully-escorted by Chris or Ping Lee (owners of ChinaPlus Tours), baggage handling (1 per person), all items as described on itinerary, Chinese visa fee ($140), gratuities, and travel insurance.
TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE: Texas transfers, some meals & items of a personal nature.
PRICE: $3999.00 per person, double occupancy.
Italy: Discover Tuscany
April 9-18, 2013 [10 days/9 nights]
Experience the timeless beauty of Italy with a journey through its most celebrated region: Tuscany. This value tour provides all the key destinations attractions, but it offers 3- and 4-star hotels that may be less centrally located. It offers more free time, allowing you to pursue a wider choice of independent sightseeing and dining options. This lovely trip takes you to Rome, Assisi (Basilica of St. Francis), Montecatini Terme, Siena, San Gimignano (winery tour), and Florence (Tuscan feast).
TRIP INCLUDES: Roundtrip airfare from Houston w/ air taxes & fees; 8 nights' hotel accommodations; all items in itinerary; hotel transfers; 13 meals (8 breakfasts, 5 dinners).
TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE: Texas transfers, insurance, gratuities, personal expenses, optional excursions.
PRICE: $3099.00 per person double occupancy; $3,399 single; $3069 triple.
DEPOSIT: $250 per person. Cancellation Waiver & Insurance: $220 pp due upon signing.
There may be other trips scheduled or substituted.
For more information call Linda at 409.945.2515.