New Year's in Havana: A Family-Friendly Program

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With Professor Tim Murphy

December 27, 2017 January 1, 2018

Trip price: $4,665 per person
Child cost: $4,335 per person

Single Room Supplement: $1,480

Spend your holidays with your family and friends experiencing New Year’s Eve and Liberation day in Cuba with its many festivities, music, carnivals, fireworks and traditions!  Join us for this unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich local culture and rhythms of daily life in Cuba. Meet with local residents, artists and professionals to see the island through their eyes while exploring local landmarks that are significant to Cuba’s heritage. This program has been designed to appeal to a variety of ages with activities that include theater, dance, vintage cars, baseball, the circus as well as the traditional visits to Hemingway’s home, rural Cuba, an art museum, and more.

To request a brochure or make a reservation, contact Distant Horizons at (800) 333-1240 or via email at

For Johns Hopkins information, please contact Marguerite Jones at 800-548-5481.

Tim Murphy is professor of jazz piano, theory, and composition at the Peabody Conservatory where he received a BMA and MMA in organ performance. He also has conducted and arranged for the Peabody Latin jazz ensemble. He has performed and recorded with such Grammy winning Latin artists as Dave Samuels and the Afro Bop Alliance ensemble.