Whenever the world ‘opens up again’, we hope to bring people one step closer to feeling comfortable about planning a foreign tour. With that in mind…
VIRTUAL FOREIGN TOUR INFO SESSION ON DEMAND
Anthony Travel held a virtual information session in May with the goal to provide a professional venue for those in the basketball community to learn from those who have traveled abroad with their teams.
2019 SUMMER TOURS
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Italy & Greece
Spain & France
France & Italy
Ireland & England
Italy & Spain
WHO WE ARE
ANTHONY TRAVEL IS THE OFFICIAL TRAVEL PROVIDER FOR OVER 80 DIVISION I ATHLETICS DEPARTMENTS
What you may not know is that we have also managed over 100 foreign basketball tours, on six continents and 30 countries — overseeing everything from flights and hotels to game scheduling and sightseeing. We take a comprehensive approach to travel management from start to finish to ensure ease of travel for you, your staff and your team.
“This trip was as good as anything I’ve done in my 20 years… It was the most impressive event I’ve been on in a long time.”
Tom Izzo | Head Coach Men’s Basketball, Michigan State University | Tour of Italy
WHAT WE DO
OUR TEAM BECOMES AN ACTIVE EXTENSION OF YOURS
Our dedicated international sports travel team has long-term basketball connections throughout the world. Early in the planning process, we work with you to determine the expectations for your tour and the competition you will face abroad. Additionally, we actively work to ensure your gameday needs are met — from facilitating pregame meals to knowing the closest store to purchase water and Gatorade.
Let our international team help you find the perfect destination and customized program to challenge and engage your athletes.
INTERNATIONAL TOUR BENEFITS
Cultural and educational opportunities
Pre-season competitive game experience
Team bonding experiences on and off the court
Potential recruiting advantages
BASKETBALL ISN’T YOUR SPORT?
We have vast experience in a variety of sports including but not limited to football, lacrosse, soccer, softball, baseball, golf and more.
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“Through organization, local knowledge, customer service and a positive attitude, the Anthony Travel staff that accompanied my team during our foreign tour of Italy made a great trip even more enjoyable.”
Geno Auriemma | Head Coach Women’s Basketball | University of Connecticut | Tour of Italy
HOW WE DO IT
WE OFFER CUSTOMIZED TRAVEL SOLUTIONS THAT MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR TIME AND MONEY
Basketball games vs. local or national teams
Deluxe hotel accommodations
American style buffet breakfast
Facilitate local youth clinics (on request)
Full-time bilingual tour director
Private bus transportation
Sightseeing tours and excursions
ANTHONY TRAVEL TOUR ADVANTAGES
Comprehensive travel management
Our international tours provide all clients with experienced bilingual tour managers that are with you 24/7. These professionals don’t just know where the right restaurants are, they are patrons of them.
Anthony Travel prides itself on providing the best accommodations to enhance your international experience. We make you feel at home even when you are miles away.
“When it comes to international travel, the team at Anthony Travel has been second-to-none. Their professional and courteous staff have made our recent European tours a huge success.”
Muffet McGraw | Head Coach Women’s Basketball, University of Notre Dame | Tour of France & Italy
College of Charleston
Louisiana | Lafayette
Missouri | KC
St. Francis | PA*
USA East Coast*
*Indicates multiple tours with Anthony Travel
“I’ve participated in several foreign team tours over the years, and our trip to Spain and France in the summer of 2017 was the best-organized and most enjoyable of them all. Our hosts from Anthony Travel kept things smooth and easy for us logistically. Our local guides were fantastic and became like members of our team family. The entire experience was first-class from start to finish.”
Rick Barnes | Head Coach Men’s Basketball, University of Tennessee | Tour of Spain & France
WE PROVIDE COUNTLESS CUSTOMIZABLE TRAVEL OPTIONS TO FIT YOUR TEAM’S NEEDS
SAMPLE ITINERARIES (PDF)
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“It was a fabulous journey. I want to thank Anthony Travel for taking such great care of us at each stop.”
Mike Krzyzewski | Head Coach Men’s Basketball | Duke University | Tour of China & Dubai
STEPS TO GET THERE
DISCUSS PRICE VARIABLES
CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR
PREPARE FOR YOUR TOUR
EXPERIENCE THE WORLD!
“Huge shout out to Anthony Travel and the best guides ever! Thanks for making our trip one we will never forget!”
Carolyn Kieger | Former Head Coach Women’s Basketball, Marquette University | Tour of France & Italy
“It was one of the top-five experiences of my life. We played games, but it was really the experiences that we got to spend that time with each other. It will benefit us December, January, February.”
Mike Boynton | Head Coach Men’s Basketball | Oklahoma State University | Tour of Italy & Greece
One of the many benefits of working with Anthony Travel is the ability to customize your team’s itinerary to maximize your time abroad. The information provided below will assist in us building the right experience for you.