enclosed is the INITIAL information
about our “Jim Reeves Tribute
Tour” for July 2004!! Please
note that you have the choice of flights from Manchester
or London. (Other Departure
Airports by request including Scotland & Ireland)
If you are a newcomer to Joe Fish Country Tours, or if this is the first
time you have ever written to us, we hope you will take the time to read the
following general information (If you have
any doubts or questions please ask!)
HOTEL AGAIN FOR 2004:
We are pleased to announce that all of our 2004
Tours will AGAIN include
This hotel is attached to the Convention Centre. The hotel is also close to The
Old Ryman, NEW Country Music Hall of Fame, Wild Horse Saloon, Ernest Tubb Original
Record Shop, Planet Hollywood.
– REMEMBER!: Our
aim is to provide YOU with YOUR perfect holiday.
Group Tours…..with INDIVIDUALS in mind.
The old saying is “You cannot please everybody” - We say “WHY NOT”???
We cater for Shopping Trips at NO EXTRA CHARGE, we often throw in extras
for FREE….and RELAXATION is an important aspect of ALL our Tours.
We are happy to put you in touch with previous passengers…..they are
our best advert!!! We are
friendly and “ENJOY” is our favourite word!
PROTECTION - CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY
remember that, unlike some other companies organising Country Music Holidays, JOE
FISH COUNTRY TOURS are Fully
Bonded (Air Holidays & Flights) Since we hold an Air Travel
Organisers Licence granted by the “Civil
Aviation Authority” [Our
A.T.O.L. Number is ATOL 5535] In the unlikely event of insolvency, the CAA will
ensure that you are not stranded abroad and will arrange to refund any money
have paid to us for an advance booking. For
further information, visit the ATOL website at: www.atol.uk.
Look before you book to ensure you are FULLY
REEVES TRIBUTE TOUR:
– UK to San Antonio & Return from Nashville
or American Airlines
Nights 4 DIAMOND Renaissance
QUALITY hotels as per itinerary
8. ALL Attractions, Concerts and Museum admissions throughout the Tour
9. Tips/Gratuities to Bus Driver
1. Medical Cancellation Insurance (If Required)
2. All Meals except “Special Dinner” to be advised.
Friday 23rd July: Fly to San Antonio, Texas (Jim Reeve’s favourite City)
Saturday 24th July: See the sights of San Antonio
(The Riverwalk – The Alamo & Far West Rodeo)
Sunday 25th July: After Lunch travel to Austin, Texas (State Capitol)
Monday 26th July: Visit to Birthplace of Jim Reeves. See the Monument at Carthage & see the places Jim Reeves saw growing up.
Tuesday: 27th July: Travel to Memphis, Tennessee (See Elvis’ Graceland, Beale Street, Sun Recording Studios, Peabody Hotel (Ducks) Lorraine Motel where Martin Luther King was killed.
Wednesday 28th July: Travel to Nashville staying at the 4 Diamond Renaissance Hotel, which is close to all downtown activities.
Thursday 29th July: Tour of Nashville including “Hall Of Fame Museum”, “Music Row” and Stars Homes.
Friday 30thJuly: More attractions and places to visit in Nashville including “General Jackson” Riverboat
Saturday 31st July: A time to remember Jim Reeves. We visit the area where the plane crashed in 1964 and meet and talk with people who knew Jim Reeves. Later, visit to “Grand Ole Opry” & Grand Ole Opry Museum + Opry Mills Shopping
Sunday 1st August: A “Special Dinner” to celebrate the Music of Jim Reeves.
Monday 2nd August: Travel to Nashville Airport for our flight back to UK. Arriving home approx 9am on Tuesday 3rd August 2004
We are still in the process of planning this Tour. More detail WILL be added in
We use ONLY Scheduled Airlines on our Tours and in 2004, our Airlines
will include Delta & American &
Continental. (YOU can choose
& SECURITY TAXES:
Please note that all
our prices for 2004 Tours INCLUDE
Airport/Security & Government Tax. [Currently £73!!]
The tour price also incl: the Airlines
“Passenger Service Charge”
Please note that Joe Fish has been successfully organising
American Tours since 1981 and will personally ensure that
High Standards are maintained throughout the entire holiday.
In the unlikely event that you have ANY kind of a problem, we will be on
hand to see that it is dealt with immediately to your satisfaction.
Joe has been involved in Country Music Radio for over 27years with Silk
FM, BBC GMR, Key 103, and Piccadilly Radio in Manchester and is currently with BBC
Radio Lancashire with 2 programmes each week.
NEVER CANCEL HOLIDAYS:
Unlike some other companies, once we accept your booking for a Country
Music Holiday, we NEVER cancel a Tour!!
TO CHANGE YOUR OUTWARD OR RETURN FLIGHT?
We are aware that you may wish to extend your holiday and “do
your own thing” either before the Tour begins, or after the Tour ends and
we would be pleased to arrange the holiday to
meet your individual
If you advise us at the time of booking there is
personalised flights with similar itineraries!
the most important aspects to remember is that our Tours are unique in that they
are planned and organised with the individual
in mind and therefore you can join in whenever YOU wish to and do your own thing
whenever YOU want to. In other words “Group
Tours” where all passengers
are treated as individuals!!! Your
Tour Escort will be available to answer all of your questions and offer advice
wherever it is needed. Single
persons will never feel out of place and, although there is a single room
supplement if you require a single room, there is
extra supplement if you are willing to share!!!
your comfort, all of our Premium Tours feature a private
recent model Charter Bus which is Air-Conditioned and include; T.V. Video,
On-Board Toilet & Reclining Seats.
Also, unlike some other companies, we ensure that you DO
NOT spend your holiday on a Bus! We
rarely leave our hotel before 9am and we arrive at our destination early enough
for you to enjoy the facilities at the hotel and the local attractions and bars.
On request we will provide you with the total approx mileage that we
expect to travel each day.
[This information is ALWAYS provided with the final itinerary.]
Unlike some other companies, we do
not just drop off at our hotel after arriving at a particular
– The Bus is usually available in the evening at
charge to take us to local attractions, local area
SMOKING POLICY – CHARTER BUS:
We should point out that, for the benefit
and comfort of all passengers, there is a NO-SMOKING
policy on our Bus. This has
proved an extremely popular policy and without doubt, it helps keep a wonderful
atmosphere throughout, ensuring a “Friendly
& Happy Tour “.
YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE DON’T HESISTATE TO ASK!
BBC Radio Lancashire &
Joe Fish Country Tours
10 Axholme Court,
Tel: 01204 468290 (Within UK)
Tel: 011 44 1204 468290 (International)
E Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org