Dear Fellow Pasadenans,
I am happy to share with you a seven-day trip I am planning for March to our African Sister City. My wife Maria and I, along with the Dakar-Plateau Subcommittee of the Pasadena Sister Cities Committee, will visit the mayor of Dakar-Plateau, Alioune Ndoye.
You are cordially invited to be part of this culturally enriching experience.
Mayor Ndoye will welcome us with a reception and the following days will offer the opportunity to tour the city by bus and its harbor by boat before heading for Goree Island with us.
Afterwards you’ll be free to extend your travels to other parts of Senegal. Attached is a complete package of tour with costs included.
Please respond by email if you are interested in participating. To reserve your seat and receive more information, email PSCCafrica@gmail.com.Deposit of $1500 due by Feb. 5, 2020. Balance of $2499 due 30 days before trip.
Maria and I hope you will join us for this historic visit.
The Senegal Subcommittee of the Pasadena Sister Cities Committee is proud to announce that Pasadena Mayor Terry Tornek will be leading a delegation to our African sister city in Dakar-Plateau, Senegal.
The trip that will take place from March 10-19, 2020 will be a return visit to the exciting June 2019 visit by a delegation led by Dakar-Plateau’s Mayor, the Honorable Alioune Ndoye.
Registration Now Open
Due by Feb. 5, 2020
Besides two days of official business and ceremonial activities, the trip will include:
- Touring the City of Dakar and its vast open-air markets, museums, Cathedral and mosques.
- Visiting breathtaking touristic sites in Senegal such as
- The Goree Island and its Door of No Return (a UNESCO World Heritage site)
- Lebu Village
- St. Louis
- The Retba Pink Lake
Package Includes: Airfare, hotel, excursions, and most meals
Approx. cost is $3999 (final price dependent on number of participants)
Please respond by email if you are interested in participating. To reserve your seat and receive more information, email PSCCafrica@gmail.com. Deposit of $1500 due by Feb. 5, 2020. Balance of $2499 due 30 days before trip.
For more information visit our Student Exchange Program.
Application deadline is February 20th, 2020