National Geographic : 1931 Jan
To BALACLAVA ... of the charge of the Light 'Brigade ODESSA a RUSSIAN RIVIERA * S: RAYMOND -WHITCOMB MEDITERRANEAN SPRING CRUISE FOR the first time ... a Mediterranean cruise that includes the Black Sea! * With visits to the great Russian port, Odessa ... and to the Crimea, with Sevastopol and Balaclava and the sunny seashore that is known as the Russian Riviera and was the favorite summer resort of the Czars and old Russian nobility. In the Mediterranean itself the Raymond-Whitcomb Spring Cruise will visit prehistoric cities and classical shrines in Greece... besides Athens, Constantinople, Naples, Algiers, and other usual cruise ports. Take it for a complete spring holiday . . . only six weeks from New York to New York. Or for a prelude to travel in Europe ... a four weeks' voyage through the Mediterranean and the Black Sea to Naples. The rates include return passage at any time... $725 and upward. To sail Apri 14 on the S. S . "Carinthia." Send now for the booklet- "MEDITERRANEAN SPRING CRUISE" NORTH CAPE CRUISES Two summer cruises to the land of the Midnight Sun . . . with identical routes and identical programs. They will include Russia without extra charge ... with two days in Moscow, the capital, for each cruise and two more in Leningrad, the capital of the Czars. To sail on June 24 on the S. S. "Franconia," and on June 30 on the S. S . "Carinthia." Rates, $800 and upward . . . with homeward passage at any time. Land Cruises to Mexico and California Tours to Europe - Independent Trips RAYMOND-WHITCOMB 126 Newbury Street, Boston, Massachusetts New York, 670 Fifth Avenue' New York, 225 Fifth Ave. Boston, 165 Tremont St.; Philadelphia,1601 Walnut St. Chicago,176 N. Michigan Ave.; Detroit,421 Book Bldg. LosAngeles, 423 W. Fifth St.; San Frascisco,230 Post St. .Agents in the principalcities SOME DAY YOU'LL WANT TO TRAVEL..INVEST SAFELY NOW SEND for our new booklet, "Building Financial Independence," which explains simply and concisely the principles of safe investing. It places you under no obligation whatsoever. S. W. STRAUS & CO. ESTABLISHED 1882 INCORPORATED INVESTMENT SECURITIES Dept. N-127 565 Fifth Ave., N. Y. C. PLAza 4200 Midnight Sun Trips by Pleasure Cruiser FIVE cruises during June, July and August, visiting Fjords, North Cape, Spitzbergen, etc. For particu lars apply local steamship agent or write Dept. A . B.&N.LINE 280 Broadway New York COMPLETE WATER-RAIL CRUISES-- EW YORKto CALIFORNIA S with 2V2 days at PANAMA CANAL $390 up round trip. A cruise-tour to remember always. 9 days ashore-19 days afloat. One way after, ne way rail. From main line railroad points and back in either direction with stopover privileges. Meals and bed, first class, on steamer included. Visit 10 Romantic Foreign Ports ) See the gruesome cruelties of the Inquisition House at Cartagena. Visit Balboa, Cristobal. Panama City. The quaint Spanish atmosphere of San Salvador and Guate mala City and the relics of an olden Indian civilization teem with romance. Dance beneath the Southern Cross. It's a joyous trip, for the memories of strange customs, strange places, under tropical skies will linger... Sailings every two weeks from New York or San Francisco. $285 Sp one way by water. Write for illustrated booklet. PANAMA MAIL LINE 140 So. Dearborn St., Chicago 10 Hanover Sq., N. Y. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."