Unless otherwise specified, the price will not include domestic travel to or from your gateway airport. Optional costs such as single room supplements (voluntary or forced). A forced single room supplement occurs when we cannot pair you with a traveler of the same gender. When this occurs, the forced single supplement is applied to the person who enrolls the latest and his or her invoice will be adjusted accordingly. and travel insurance are not included. Personal expenses such as laundry, individual travel arrangements, passports and visas, beverages at evening meals[VS3] , excess baggage fees or other airline baggage fees, tips for porters, bus drivers, guides (especially where local laws require SBS to employ a local guide) and SBS faculty are not included. Lunches are not included, but there will be a lunch stop every day. You should anticipate spending $5-$15 per day for lunch, depending on your choices and where the lunch stop occurs. Sometimes there are more choices. Sometimes lunch choices are limited. Tipping is sometimes expected and other times discretionary, depending on the country in which you are traveling, but you should anticipate $5-$10 per day for additional tips. Occasionally, fees for items such as airport security, fuel surcharges and visas change after SBS has determined a program price. When this change is outside our control and unforeseen, the additional fees will be passed on to travelers. All prices posted or quoted include a 3.9% discount for payment with a check. If you prefer to pay with a credit card, that discount will be reversed.