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Growing Up Amish * July 13, 2013
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Offered By: Gad-About Tours
Walk with Wallace Miller as you learn how this gentleman grew up in Amish country.

Operates: No scheduled departures
Tour Length: 1 Day
Departs From: Akron, OH – Canton, OH - Alliance, OH – Salem, OH – Columbiana, OH

Price:
Adult - $95.00

Tour Description:

Visit with Wallace Miller as you learn about how this gentleman grew up Amish in Trumbull County, Ohio.  Wally will explain to your group what is was like growing up Amish.  There will be plenty of time to ask questions as you enjoy coffee, lemonade and cookies at Wally's house.

Durkee Book Store and Coleman Variety Gifts - Visit two unique Amish stores.  These stores feature many items the Amish use every day.  The book store sells many books by popular authors that write about the Amish way of life.  The gift shop is a great unique shopping experience.

Enjoy a full country brunch at Emma Miller's farm house - Emma will explain what was like growing up Amish on the farm.  Enjoy your brunch especially made by Emma.  The brunch menu is very similar to a country breakfast that Emma had as little girl.  (Your group will be talking about the famous Amish breakfast casserole for a lone time!)  Also served is poor man gravy over homemade biscuits, cinnamon roll, orange juice and coffee.  Don't forget to try the delicious Amish fruit pizza!  Emma owns and operates the Amish Home Craft and Bakery right outside her back door.  A wide variety of quilts and wall hangings are offered.  Wooden items, baskets, jams and jellies, centerpieces, place mats, rugs, baby items, wooded puzzles, hickory rockers and gifts are among the things that fill this shop.  Your group will have time to shop after brunch.  All of the beautiful handmade items in Emma's store are made by the Amish or Mennonite of Ohio.

Nauvoo Family Market - Shop in this Amish family market and bakery.  This market includes, bulk foods, fresh bakery items, deli, local cheese, Coleman supplies, hardware, wagons, scooters and much more.

Middlefield Swiss Cheese House - Visiting Amish country is not complete until you taste some fine cheeses.  Play a game to win free Swiss cheese.  Visit the museum and see how the cheese industry has changed over the years.  See what part the Amish people played in starting this cheese house over 50 years ago.  A wide variety of cheeses are available for purchase.

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Terms and Conditions:

PAYMENT:
Full payment must be made with the reservation.

REFUNDS:
Up to 30 days prior to departure date, a full refund will be made. *Air and cruise tours, and some longer tours, may be different—be sure to ask for details when making your reservation. Tours including tickets also generally have earlier non-refundable dates. There are no refunds for cancellations made within 30 days prior to your departure date. However, we will do our best to recover as much as we can, but cannot guarantee anything. There will be no refund, for any reason, for a “no-show” on the day of the tour. A “Refund Protection Plan” is available at our office at a minimal cost. This insures you a full refund in case of a death or illness in the immediate family up to 24 hours before the tour departs. (It does require a doctor’s written note or copy of death notice.) On longer tours, we have a special insurance plan available if you are interested, and it will be sent to you with your confirmation. We encourage you to take advantage of these protection plans. The Refund Protection Plan does not apply to Day Trips, nor are there any refunds for Day Trips, with a few exceptions.

CANCELED TOURS:
Gad-About Tours Inc. reserves the right to cancel any tour that has not reached a minimum number of reservations. We reserve the right to change tour prices and itinerary. Tours are prepared up to a year in advance and may be impacted by circumstances that arise which are beyond our control. We reserve the right to cancel or refuse service to anyone, in our sole discretion. We always avoid changes and cancellations if at all possible, as we realize the inconvenience to you, our valued customer.

TRANSPORTATION:
All of our tours are by late-model, deluxe wide-body motorcoach. They are equipped with air-conditioning, reclining seats, public address system, VCR, and emergency restrooms. Our intent is for all tours to be professionally escorted for your convenience. Upon occasion, in order to avoid canceling a trip with a low passenger count, our driver may serve both positions of driver and escort, and all are professionally trained to do so.

TAXES AND GRATUITIES:
All taxes and gratuities for included meals and activities are included, unless otherwise mentioned by the Escort. Driver and Escort gratuities are not included in the price of the tour, and are optional. However, the suggested gratuity as posted by the American Bus Assoc. for a job well done is $2.00-$2.50 per person/per day for the tour escort, and $2.00-$2.50 per person/per day for the driver. We request that you express this on an individual basis, and let the quality of service received be your guide.

SMOKING:
We make regular stops for restrooms and for the convenience of smokers; however, we have a NO SMOKING policy aboard all coaches. This policy also applies to e-cigarettes.

RESPONSIBILITY:
Gad-About Tours, Inc. is bonded, insured, and registered with the ICC, number MC 198451. We act only as agents and are not responsible to any person for any loss of time or money due to a change or delay beyond our control. Nor are we responsible for non-performance by those we have contracted with. Any claims against Gad-About Tours Inc. must be made, in writing, within 30 days of the trip.