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JAZZ.FM91 International Jazz Safari to Washington, D.C.

June 11June 14

Jaymz Bee is on the hunt again for great jazz — this time in the U.S. capital of Washington, D.C.

This June, join JAZZ.FM91 on our International Jazz Safari to the DC Jazz Festival. Featuring more than 175 jazz performances from internationally renowned and emerging jazz artists from around the world, the DC Jazz Festival is a major highlight of the summer festival calendar. Whether you’re into bebop, blues, swing, soul, Latin jazz or world music, the DC Jazz Festival has something special for every jazz lover.

Your International Jazz Safari includes:

  • Round-trip airfare Toronto to Washington, D.C.
  • 3-nights accommodation at the Kimpton George Hotel
  • Ground transportation from the airport to the hotel
  • Daily breakfast at the hotel
  • Group welcome dinner with host Jaymz Bee
  • Tickets to the DC Jazz Festival

Donation levels:

  • Single occupancy: $3,790 ($795 tax receipt)
  • Double occupancy: $6,150 ($1,295 tax receipt)


For more information about JAZZ.FM91’s International Jazz Safari to Washington, D.C., or to make your reservation, contact Elaine Sherwood at elaine@jazz.fm, call us at 1-800-811-2400, or click here to donate.

Merit Travel is the official travel agent and travel insurance provider of JAZZ.FM91’s International Jazz Safari to Washington, D.C.

Kimpton George Hotel

A boutique hotel, reigning on Capitol Hill


The Kimpton George Hotel offers a custom-tailored boutique hotel experience in the heart of the Washington, D.C.  Their character is rooted in the rich history of the founding fathers including George Washington himself.  Whether your stay is for work or play, the Kimpton George Hotel’s historical downtown location is just a stone’s throw away from Union Station and a short walk from the Capitol Building and countless. Other famous neighbors include the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the White House.  Paying homage to the past has never been so easy or so luxurious.

Merit Travel Insurance

Insurance that fits your travel style!

Purchasing travel insurance has never been so easy. Simply choose a plan that’s right for you, and you’re on your way.


Choose between the Globetrotter or the Jetsetter options below:

Are you a Globetrotter?

Do you need the flexibility of changing travel dates? Are your travel plans the kind that have you soul searching or adventure seeking, where you may be away from home for a lot longer than your typical two-week break…maybe even a year? You are a Globetrotter, you’ve put a lot of time and effort into researching for your lengthy trip, and you should protect it. This is travel insurance designed with you in mind. Affordable coverage that fits your trip style and budget.


  • Cancellation prior to departure – $5,000
  • Trip interruption – $50,000
  • Emergency medical – $1 million
  • Flight accident – $50,000

Available for ages 1-50 on trips 1-547 days in length

Are you a Jetsetter?

Perhaps you’re more like a Jetsetter? You frequently take a pause for quick trips, or your travel options include visiting friends and family overseas. Maybe retirement has you living La Dolce Vita and you spend a month or more at a vacation home. You need coverage that offers family rates or may be customizable. We have you covered.


  • Cancellation customizable
  • Trip interruption – unlimited
  • Emergency medical – $10 million
  • Flight accident – $100,000

Available for ages 1-74 on trips under 60 days in length (longer trips call 416-345-9726 Ext 5318)

To speak with a Merit Travel Consultant regarding your insurance coverage, call Betty Palkovic at 416-345-9726 x5318.


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