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Summer Travel Season

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The Hilton family and the entire team of professional travel advisors at ATI wish you and yours a safe and adventurous summer of travel! Be sure to follow Admiral Travel for constant inspiration and insights from amazing destinations all summer long! 

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Planning Ahead?

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Click here to browse some of Admiral Travel’s most anticipated journeys through 2020 and 2021. It’s time to start your conversation with an ATI Advisor if you’re considering Japan, Switzerland, Southeast Asia, Egypt, Australia and New Zealand or Morocco - like never before! More details will be announced soon. (Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you’d like to be the first to receive details about a future trip aboard the Crystal Skye Boeing 777 private jet!) 

Interested in our next Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club trip? Click here!
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Special Offers for GCCC Members this Summer!

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Wine Lovers Thursdays!
Save BIG on wine bottles with 50% off on more than 350 offerings. Valid each Thursday during lunch and dinner at Michael's On East. 

DOUBLE POINTS at Michael's Wine Cellar

Shop in-store to earn double points every Saturday from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

DOUBLE POINTS at Michael's On East

Earn double points on dining during lunch and dinner on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

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Introducing Wine Flights at Michael's On East

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"Catch a flight" without leaving Sarasota this summer!  Explore the world of wine through curated wine flights that rotate on a weekly basis.  Each flight is paired with exclusive culinary creations designed by Chef Jamil and his team to amplify the flavors of each wine.  Flights & bites are priced between $18-26 each week for three 3oz. wine pours and three tapas-style bites. See what flight is happening this week!
Available in the Lounge and in the Restaurant during lunch & dinner at 
Michael’s On East. Make reservations
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What's Happening at Michael's Wine Cellar?

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Wilson Daniels Wine Dinner
Saturday, July 27 at 6:30 PM
$125/person 
Featuring the whites of Kumeu River 
and the reds of Volpaia

Reserve your spot here


Open House Wine Tasting
Saturday, July 6 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM
$10/person (earn double points on purchases made during the open house!)
Register ahead of time here
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Incredible India

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This spring ATI Advisor Amanda Densmore participated in scouting mission to finalize details of an ATI-escorted departure to India in January 2020. Amanda was delighted to share a few memories from her most recent experience:

I loved India, the people were just amazing and could not be more friendly. The Taj and Oberoi hotels were just so beautiful and elegant with fabulous service with a smile always. The staff could not do enough for us. The Oberoi at the Taj Mahal was so close you can see it from your room and as soon as you walk in the hotel. We went for sunset and sunrise - both look completely different.

The Palaces and the old fort are just beautiful to see and to hear the history lesson about the old Maharaja’s and their wealth is fascinating. The rickshaw ride around old Delhi was a blast to see the real day to day life.

The Amber Fort in Jaipur is breathtaking and enormous, the defence wall was like the Great Wall of China, going for miles and miles.

If you have ever wanted to go to India do it, don’t put it off. India is a country that is so colorful and will open up all your senses.

Contact Amanda:(This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to book your individual trip to India, or consider joining ATI’s India's Golden Triangle & The Sacred Ganges in January 2020, a Founder’s Journey escorted by Malaka and Ryan Hilton. (Three spaces remain available.)

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2019 Virtuoso Awards: Two Members of ATI Team Recognized

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Have you ever wondered what being a "Virtuoso" agency means for travelers who work with Admiral Travel?

Virtuoso® is a by-invitation-only organization comprised of over 1,000 travel agency partners with 20,000 elite travel advisors in 50 countries. The network provides upscale clientele with exclusive amenities, rare experiences and privileged access, creating more than $26 billion in annual travel sales, making Virtuoso a powerhouse in the luxury travel industry. 

So you know when travel professionals are recognized as leaders in this powerhouse network it’s a big deal! Please join us in congratulating all those recognized in this year's Virtuoso Awards including our own ATI President Malaka Hilton who has been nominated in the category of Most Admired Advisor and ATI Advisor Michelle Andersen who has been recognized as a Top Producer of Virtuoso Voyages Finalist for 2019.

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Explore the Exotic Flavors of Singapore

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If you're itching for your next Epicurean Adventure, visit us in the restaurant this July! We've created delectable island dishes from Singapore that you won't want to miss! Our Epicurean "Singapore" menu is handcrafted to give our guests the experience of traditional meals with a Michael’s On East twist. Whether you are looking for something familiar or want to venture into the delicious unknown, this menu will give you an exotic culinary experience you won’t forget. Earn DOUBLE POINTS on the Singapore menu on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays!


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Experience South Africa with the Connoisseur Club this Summer

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Londolozi Bush Dinner, for the GCCC, 2017

Your GCCC hosts, Terri Michael Klauber of Michael's On East and Ryan Hilton of Admiral Travel, invite you to join them on an escorted departure to a magical destination this summer. Yes, there’s still time! Due to a last-minute cancellation, two reservations are now available for the incredible "Return to South Africa" journey.

The 2019 Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club "Return to South Africa" begins at Londolozi Game Reserve on July 23. After 10 nights and 11 engaging days of tasting the unique flavors of this region and viewing African wildlife when on safari at the legendary Londolozi Game Reserve and Tswalu Kalahari, the exclusive journey will conclude on August 2 (There is a Cape Town post-trip available). Please contact the Admiral Travel team immediately for full details and itinerary: 941-941-1801 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

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Tiger Safari in India: Capture the Photo with Kleer Exposure

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Those familiar with journeys organized by ATI at Londolozi Game Reserve may be acquainted with former Londolozi guide Nick Kleer. He has developed quite the fan club over the years and we are lucky enough to have his endorsement and partnership in producing another Admiral Travel journey next year!

"Craving an adventure that will set all of your senses alive? Want to view and photograph Tigers in the wild? Come and join in January as I accompany the award-winning Admiral Travel on the adventure of a lifetime and experience a perfect mixture of luxury and adventure. From world heritage sites and fine dining to tented camps on the edge of the world famous Ranthambore Tiger reserve hosted by travel experts Ryan and Malaka Hilton this is an experience not to be missed!! I will be there to help you capture the perfect shot!!"

- Nick Kleer, Kleer Exposure Photographic Safaris

Click here to request details.

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Special Offers for GCCC Members this Summer!

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Wine Lovers Thursdays!
Save BIG on wine bottles with 50% off on more than 350 offerings. Valid each Thursday during lunch and dinner at Michael's On East.

DOUBLE POINTS at Michael's Wine Cellar
Shop in-store to earn double points every Saturday from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

DOUBLE POINTS at Michael's On East
Earn double points on dining during lunch and dinner on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
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Crystal Skye: Takes Off from SRQ with ATI, Makes Headlines from Tampa to Nelspruit

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ATI's Future Private Flights in Development

The Hiltons promised it would be the trip of a lifetime, and based on the feedback of 60 travelers lucky enough to experience ATI’s Singita Safari + Crystal Skye experience with Salvatore Ferragamo, it truly was. In case you missed the local media coverage of the Crystal Skye’s Sarasota debut with the complete red carpet treatment - thanks to ATI’s private charter - here’s a glimpse inside the Boeing 777 custom private jet.

 

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Click here to view FOX 13 Video

Click here for story in South African Press

It looks and sounds too good to be true, right? Wrong! The Hiltons are delighted to announce plans are underway for another ATI-Crystal Skye journey in 2021. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you’d like to be among the first to learn of the details.

 

 

 

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Take Flight with Michael's this Summer!

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Introducing Michael's Wine Flights, available starting on June 17. Featuring 3 sample sized glasses of wine, a different fun theme each week and 3 small bites to match up!

Who doesn't love a good flight?

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Travel + Leisure: On These Ancient Sands

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"A visit to Egypt reveals a country emerging from a revolution's long hangover—and ancient sites that never cease to amaze." 

And when needed an expert to comment on bucket list destinations last month, they turned to ATI’s own who is quoted saying: "Being in the water with 70 to 100 manta rays or a whale shark will leave an indelible mark on a traveler’s soul. It’s magical!" Can you guess which destination she’s talking about?

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Specialty Dinners & Wine Tastings at Michael's Wine Cellar

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Glenmorangie Scotch Dinner
Monday, June 17 at 6:30 PM
$125/person (includes a full sized bottle of Glenmorangi 18-year-old to take home!)
Reserve your spot here
Open House Wine Tasting
Saturday, June 8 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM
$10/person (earn double points on purchases made during the open house!)
Register ahead of time here
 
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Summer Travel Season in Full Swing: Cruise Offers for Dad – or You!

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Perhaps dad is a boater, but a true yachting expedition to another land is next on his wish list.

Step aboard the Crystal Esprit to explore legendary lands of the Arabian Peninsula. Book by June 30 and save up to $2,000 per suite to discover artifacts and UNESCO World Heritage sites of some of the most ancient civilizations on earth on a 7- to 11-day, all-inclusive yacht voyage aboard the exclusive 31-suite Crystal Esprit. Tradition meets contemporary splendor in sparkling Abu Dhabi and Dubai and all the storied lands and crystalline seas in between.

Starting on June 3, sail into big savings with Royal Caribbean – from BOGO 50% your second guest, big savings for every guest with 25% off third and fourth guests or kids under 12 sail free on select sailings, there are plenty of ways to "Come Seek the Royal Caribbean."

Venture north to Big, Bold & Beautiful Alaska this summer aboard Regent Seven Seas Cruises with newly-enhanced savings including up to $1,500 per suite or a two-category suite upgrade on select August and September voyages. Witness the iconic wildlife, experience the frontier culture and use your Shipboard Credit to pre-book a Regent Choice shore excursion like a helicopter ride over glistening glaciers.

Looking to live vicariously through others this summer? You’re also welcome to follow highlights of the travel season through Admiral Travel International’s Facebook page!

Contact an ATI Advisor for full details: 941-951-1801 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Travel around the world with Michael's this June. No passport necessary!

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We all love traveling. There’s sight-seeing, meeting new people, endless amounts of photos, but the best part of all (in our humble opinion) is the opportunity to explore new foods. Traveling somewhere new opens your eyes and taste buds to a whole new range of flavor profiles and ingredients that you would have otherwise missed out on.

If you’re itching for your next international adventure, visit Michael’s On East this June. We’re bringing dishes from around the world together on one menu. Discover new foods from exotic destinations such as France, Thailand, and Brazil.

Our Epicurean "World Tour" menu is handcrafted to give our guests the experience of traditional meals with a Michael’s On East twist. Whether you are looking for something familiar or want to venture into the delicious unknown, this menu will give you an international culinary experience you won’t forget. Earn DOUBLE POINTS on the Savor Sarasota menu on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays!

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MONDAY HAPPY HOUR FOR EMBRACING OUR DIFFERENCES

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Please join us to take advantage of $7 beverage specials (Michael's Private Label Wines, Well Cocktails and Draft Beers) from 5-9 pm each Monday in the Michael's On East Lounge. 

Michael's On East continues its All-Night Happy Hour on Mondays, in support of Embracing Our Differences each Monday during the months of May and June.

Embracing Our Differences is a not-for-profit organization based in Sarasota, Florida, that uses the power of art and education to expand consciousness and open the heart to celebrate the diversity of the human family. It accomplishes this through an annual, large-scale, juried art exhibition and a comprehensive series of educational initiatives, programs and resources designed for teachers and students.

Click here to learn more about Embracing Our Differences.

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READY TO BE THE FAVORITE CHILD? BOOK A TRIP FOR (OR WITH!) MOM

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While ATI can help you travel with mom around the globe, you may also want to consider a variety of resorts and experiences state-side this spring.

From Mom-osas at an Italian-inspired brunch at Tomasso to a Lowcountry dinner at Jasmine Porch to a sweet dish of ice cream at Beaches & Cream, culinary explorations stay true to coastal Carolina roots at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort.

Or perhaps your mother is ready to venture outdoors at The Resort at Paws Up in Montana which claims to have invented "glamping!" 

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EPICUREAN ADVENTURE: MEXICO

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During the month of May, Michael’s On East is bringing the vibrant flavors from south of the border to Sarasota!

Our Mexican Epicurean menu is handcrafted to give our guests the experience of traditional meals with a Michael’s On East twist. Whether you are looking for something familiar or want to venture into the delicious unknown, this menu will give you a culinary experience you won’t forget. 

The Michael’s On East three-course Mexican Epicurean dinner menu is available Monday through Saturday evenings for $38.95 per person, May 1 - 30, 2019. The two-course lunch offering features a choice of entrée and dessert for $19.95 per person and is available Monday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Not available on Mother's Day.)

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