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SoccerGator Soccer in Europe 2001

Aug 13 - Aug 21 2001
All times listed for England/The Netherlands is 5 hours ahead of EDT (Ex. 8 p.m. in England = 2 p.m. Florida time)
Monday, August 13, 2001
3:45 PM (EDT) Depart Orlando via Delta Airlines
7:05 PM (EDT) Depart Cincinnati via Delta Airlines
Tuesday, August 14, 2001 (Postcard)
8:00 AM Arrive London Gatwick Airport
9:00 AM Transfer to Croydon
10:00 AM Arrive at Hotel
6:00 PM Evening Dinner
Hotel: Hilton National, Croydon
Wednesday, August 15, 2001 (Postcard)
8:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Training
11:00 AM City tour of London

*Westminster Abbey: The setting for every Coronation since 1066 as well as numerous other Royal Occasions. Today it is a church dedicated to regular worship and the celebration of great national events
*N0.10 Downing Street: The first domestic house built on this site was by Sir Thomas Knyvet, a Parliamentarian and Justice of Peace
*Changing of the Guard: This is where you can see the guards dressed in bright red uniforms and bearskin hats of picture postcard London. Takes place at Buckingham Palace and Whitehall
*Houses of Parliament
*Tower of London: One of the most famous and well preserved buildings in the world. Built as a residential palace and fortress suited for a king or queen
*St. Paul's Cathedral: The largest cathedral in London built by Sir Christopher Wren
*Big Ben: One of London's best known landmarks. Clock faces illuminate at night or when parliament is in session

6:00 PM Evening Dinner
7:00 PM Game vs. Millwall Lionesses
Thursday, August 16, 2001 (Postcard)
8:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Sightseeing

*Windsor Castle: About an hour drive from London; Home of the British Monarchs since William the Conqueror took residence in 1066

6:00 PM Evening Dinner
7:00 PM Game vs. Charlton Ladies
Friday, August 17, 2001 (Postcard)
8:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Training
11:00 AM London Sight Seeing
6:00 PM Evening Dinner
7:00 PM Game vs. Charlton Ladies
Saturday, August 18, 2001 (Postcard)
8:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Transfer to Putten/Holland
10:30 AM Arrive Calais
11:30 AM Crossing Dover Calais/Transfer to Putten
6:00 PM Arrival at Hotel Mercure
7:00 PM Evening Dinner
Hotel: Mercure Putten, Putten
Sunday, August 19, 2001 (Postcard)
8:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Training
11:00 AM Sightseeing Amsterdam

*Rijksmuseum: Art Museum with 17th Century Dutch paintings including works by Rembrandt, Frans Hals, and Vermeer
*Van Gogh Museum: The only place in the world where you can see so many of Van Gogh's paintings in one place
*Anne Frank House: The hiding place were Anne Frank wrote her famous diary entry during WWII. The original diary is on display

6:00 PM Evening Dinner
7:00 PM Game vs. Local Team
Monday, August 20, 2001 (Postcard)
8:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Training
11:00 AM Sightseeing

*Volendam and Marken: Picturesque fishing village on the shore of Zuiderzee. The people of Volendam and Marken still wear traditional costumes
*Zaanse Schans: A characteristic living and working area on the Zaan River with wooden houses and windmills from the 17th and 18th centuries

7:30 PM Game vs. Dutch National Team
Tuesday August, 21, 2001
6:00 AM Breakfast
7:00 AM Transfer to Schiphol Airport
10:15 AM Depart Amsterdam via Delta Airlines
3:55 PM Depart Atlanta via Delta Airlines
5:30 PM Arrival Orlando Airport
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