Plazade Sant Jaume


March 9-17, 2019
Barcelona, Spain

Join Virginia Tech and the Moss Arts Center in Barcelona

Experience Barcelona during a seven-night journey that will include magnificent architecture, world-famous cuisine, and an idyllic countryside. Learn how to prepare Catalán dishes and sip cava, Spain’s sparkling wine, at a family-owned winery.

Ruth Waalkes, associate provost for the arts and executive director of the Moss Arts Center at Virginia Tech, will host the Barcelona trip. Waalkes oversees strategic campus-wide integration of the arts at Virginia Tech and leads community-based arts initiatives across the region on behalf of the university.

Make a memorable trip better: travel with fellow Hokies.

Each year The Virginia Tech Alumni Association offers a vareity of opportunities for travel to alumni, friends, and their families. With dozens of available destinations, there’s a perfect adventure awaiting every Hokie. For a complete list and to learn more about exploring the world alongside other Hokies, visit

If you’ve traveled alongside Hokies, you know how special our trips are. Share your memories and photos with us, and we’ll spotlight some of your experiences in an upcoming issue of Virginia Tech Magazine. Email us at

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Southern Grandeur

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Gems of the Danube

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Cultural Crossing

May 5-14, 2019
European Coastal Civilizations

June 6-11, 2019
Oregon Trail and the Portland Rose Festival

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The Great Journey Through Europe

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For more information about this trip and other Alumni Association travel tours, go to