National Geographic : 1930 Apr
EUROPE A Glorious Adventure For You This Summer! A vacation that ends in time only, but which will live on and on in your memory! Europe-make it your playground this Summer! An old world to explore . . fascinating sights ... healthful, joyous recreation . . . altogether a wonderful vacation at moderate cost. Where shall you go?-l-low shall you go?-The answer is-confer with Cook's; their 89 years of ex perience in solving every variety of travel problem, is at your service. They may suggest Individual Travel, one of their special features, enabling the fullest expression of your own ideas and your specific needs. Or your requirements may best be served by joining one of their Group-Tours. These are many and varied-whether you wish to empha size luxury or economy. OBERAMMERGAU Thos. Cook & Son are Official Agents-have been since 1860. Applications for accommodations, seats, etc., should be made now to ensure satisfaction. Private automobile and De Luxe Motor Tours-Private or General Airplane Travel-Traveller's Cheques and 200 Offices in Europe waiting to serve you. Steamship tickets by all lines. THOS. COOK & SON 585 Fifth Avenue, New York Philadelphia Boston Baltimore Washington Chicago St.Louis San Francisco Los Angeles Toronto Montreal Vancouver in co-operation with WAGONS-LITS CO. Begin your ramble at the Royal Leamington Spa. High Warwickshire hedges escort you to Kenilworth and the most famous baronial ruins in England. The Earl of Leicester spent more than five thousand dollars a day entertaining Queen Elizabeth there in 1575. Spend a lazy afternoon in Stratford. In the house on Henley Street where Shakespeare was born you can see a letter written to him by Richard Quiney. His very home has been perfectly preserved through the centuries and even the gardens contain shrubs, trees, and flowers mentioned in the plays. The loveliest of churches is his hallowed resting place, and in the north aisle is the font in which he was baptized. A pleasant woodland path takes you to romantic Shottery where Shakespeare paid court to gentle Anne Hathaway. It is all so real that you expect him to sud denly appear. Special Great Western Railway tours leave London daily winding through this most delightful bit of England. The newu Guide No. 71 'will be gladly mailedfree on request G. E. ORTON, Gen. Agent, 505 Fifth Avenue, N. Y. ang *f "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."