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Seattle to Banff: The Coastal Passage and the Rockies by Rail

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Program #21493RJ
9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Elevation Note
The train may reach elevations in the Rockies of up to 9,000 feet.

Itinerary for Jul 11 — Jul 19, 2014

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Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Rising 34 stories over one of America's most scenic cities, the Crowne Plaza Hotel – Seattle provides guests with comfort and luxury, creating the ultimate home-away-from-home experience. Only 14 miles from the Seattle Tacoma International Airport, we can help you make the most of your time in our fascinating city. Walk to the Space Needle, Pike Place Market, Pioneer Square, Safeco Field, and hundreds of other unforgettable shops and restaurants. Whether traveling for business or leisure, you will be delighted by our comfortable rooms featuring stunning views of the Emerald city.

Contact info:
1113 Sixth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101 USA
phone: 206-464-1980
web: www.cphotelseattle.com/

Room amenities: Plush Sleep Advantage™ beds, 37" Flat-screen TVs with premium cable channels. High-speed Internet access (additional fee). Work desk with lamp, phone, and voicemail setup. Convenient hairdryer, bathrobe, iron, & ironing board. Complimentary weekday morning newspaper

Facility amenities: Expert concierge services, 24-hour fitness & business center access, on-site dining at the Regatta Bar & Grille.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact hotel for rates
Contact hotel directly for rates and availability. Toll Free: 800-521-2762

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day One: Friday, July 11 - Arrivals and Check-In/Welcome Dinner/Orientation
Afternoon: Arrivals and transfers to the hotel in Seattle, WA. Check-in is 4:00 p.m.

Dinner: Welcome dinner at the hotel at 6:00 p.m.

Evening: After dinner we will have an orientation session and introductions. Please be aware that program activities and scheduled times could change due to local circumstances. In the event of changes, we will alert you as quickly as possible. Thank you for your understanding.

Lodging: Crowne Plaza Hotel Seattle (Downtown)

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Five-Star Hotel

Description: The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is the landmark hotel in downtown Vancouver. Known as the 'Castle in the City’, it reflects the timeless luxury of Canada's iconic hotels. Located just steps from Vancouver’s business, shopping and entertainment district, it is the perfect place to explore Vancouver’s spectacular scenery and vibrant downtown Vancouver lifestyle. Be sure to explore exciting Vancouver events during your stay.

Contact info:
900 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2W6 Canada
phone: 604-684-3131
web: www.fairmont.com/hotel-vancouver/

Room amenities: Each of the hotel's 556 Vancouver, BC accommodations offers the luxury and services of a world-class hotel with the elegance and charm of an English castle. Subtly included in every room are all the modern conveniences for business and leisure travelers alike. •Air-conditioning and personal heat control •Alarm clock/radio •Bathrobes •Coffee/Tea maker •Cable television, in-room Pay-Movies/Games, Video Check-Out •Hair Dryer •Iron and ironing board •Mini-bar •In-Room Business Amenities Large working desk, Business supplies, High Speed Internet Access upon request

Facility amenities: Hotel amenities include a state-of-the-art health club, indoor pool, Absolute Spa and Sitka Physio & Wellness and on-site dining at Griffins restaurant, featuring bistro dining and decadent buffets, 900 West Lounge with nightly live entertainment and perfectly crafted cocktails and traditional Afternoon Tea

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Two: Saturday, July 12 - Pike Place Market/Seattle Space Needle/Train to V...
Note: Enjoy silver leaf service on the train from Seattle to Vancouver. The new Coastal Passage route will seamlessly connect the Pacific Northwest cities of Seattle, Washington and Vancouver, British Columbia.

Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Enjoy an exploration of Pike Place Market. "The Market," as the locals affectionately say, attracts 10 million visitors a year, making it one of Washington state's most frequently visited destinations. Pike Place Market is internationally recognized as America's premier farmers' market and is home to more than 200 year-round commercial businesses, 190 craftspeople and approximately 100 farmers who rent table space by the day; plus 240 street performers and musicians. Here you can discover the multitude of culinary offerings and the wide variety of arts and crafts.

Lunch: Lunch at the Pike Place Market.

Afternoon: Experience a bird’s eye view from the world famous Space Needle, where an elevator will shoot you up to the Observation, or as the locals call it, “The O Deck”. This is your chance for an unforgettable view of the Emerald City and its surrounding mountains and bodies of water.

Afternoon: Board the train to Vancouver then toast the rail voyage ahead and enjoy dinner onboard as you travel past the Chittenden Locks linking Puget Sound to Lakes Union and Washington as you wave goodbye to Seattle. Highlights include the fishing fleet (and Boeing jets) of Everett, the fields at the foot of the Cascade Mountains near Mount Vernon, sunset views of Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands beyond, and, after crossing the Canadian border, the community of White Rock as the train hugs the Pacific Coast and travels into Vancouver.

Dinner: Dinner on board the train.

Lodging: The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Five-Star Hotel

Description: The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is the landmark hotel in downtown Vancouver. Known as the 'Castle in the City’, it reflects the timeless luxury of Canada's iconic hotels. Located just steps from Vancouver’s business, shopping and entertainment district, it is the perfect place to explore Vancouver’s spectacular scenery and vibrant downtown Vancouver lifestyle. Be sure to explore exciting Vancouver events during your stay.

Contact info:
900 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2W6 Canada
phone: 604-684-3131
web: www.fairmont.com/hotel-vancouver/

Room amenities: Each of the hotel's 556 Vancouver, BC accommodations offers the luxury and services of a world-class hotel with the elegance and charm of an English castle. Subtly included in every room are all the modern conveniences for business and leisure travelers alike. •Air-conditioning and personal heat control •Alarm clock/radio •Bathrobes •Coffee/Tea maker •Cable television, in-room Pay-Movies/Games, Video Check-Out •Hair Dryer •Iron and ironing board •Mini-bar •In-Room Business Amenities Large working desk, Business supplies, High Speed Internet Access upon request

Facility amenities: Hotel amenities include a state-of-the-art health club, indoor pool, Absolute Spa and Sitka Physio & Wellness and on-site dining at Griffins restaurant, featuring bistro dining and decadent buffets, 900 West Lounge with nightly live entertainment and perfectly crafted cocktails and traditional Afternoon Tea

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Three: Sunday, July 13 - Gastown & Chinatown/Stanley Park/Museum of Anthro...
Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Discover the urban oasis of Stanley Park, this breathtaking park remains unspoiled and a testimony to the giant trees which occupied the site of Vancouver in its former days. Its natural west coast atmosphere offers a back drop of majestic cedar, hemlock and fir trees. World famous landmarks in the park will also be discussed including the totem poles and various monuments and sculptures, and the 5.5 mi seawall which encircles the entire park.

Morning: Alongside a local historian, explore two of Vancouver's most fascinating communities, Gastown and Chinatown. Beginning in Gastown, the city's birthplace, walk through this historic neighborhood, with much of its early architecture and character intact, and see how it is evolving into one of the city's newest residential areas. Explore the bustling neighborhood of Chinatown, boasting rich culture and a striking collection of heritage buildings recalling the contributions of early pioneers and leaders.

Lunch: Lunch at a local restaurant.

Afternoon: At the Museum of Anthropology (MOA), enjoy an expert-led exploration of the museum. The MOA is Canada's largest teaching museum and world-renowned for its collections, research, teaching, public programs and community connections. It is also acclaimed for its spectacular architecture and unique setting on the cliffs of Point Grey on the grounds of UBC. Its exhibitions and programs provide access and insight into the cultures of indigenous peoples around the world. The Museum houses some 535,000 ethnographic and archaeological objects, many of which originate from the Northwest Coast of British Columbia.

Dinner: Dinner at a local restaurant.

Lodging: The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
TBA
TBA
Kamloops, BC N/A Canada
Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes


Day Four: Monday, July 14 - Rocky Mountaineer to Kamloops
Note: Discover SilverLeaf Service on the train from Vancouver, British Columbia to Kamloops, British Columbia; a new way to experience Rocky Mountaineer's rail journeys into the Canadian Rockies. Take in the awe-inspiring scenery through the panoramic windows of our custom-designed single-level dome coach. Relax in reclining dome-level seats which can rotate to accommodate groups of four. Take in the dazzling vistas, and enjoy delicious meals at your seat.

Breakfast: Breakfast served at your seat on the train.

Morning: Depart for the train station and board the Rocky Mountaineer bound for Kamloops. Train attendants will provide interpretive commentary as you marvel at the towering peaks of the Coast Mountains and the fertile farmland of the Fraser Valley. As the surrounding scenery unfolds, so will the commentary about the changing landscape and the interplay of geology, glacial history, ecology and human history that has shaped this diverse and beautiful land. Hear about the history and development of the Canadian Pacific Railway, including the travails of building the line through the Rocky Mountains.

Lunch: Cold lunch served at your seat.

Afternoon: Arrive and check into the hotel in Kamloops. Name of the hotel will be confirmed as we get closer to departure. Kamloops is situated at the confluence of the North and South Thompson rivers in the Thompson Valley in the southern interior of British Columbia. It was the native fur trade that attracted the first Europeans, and they established a trading post here in 1812. Gold rush fever in the 1850s and the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway in the 1880s contributed to the rapid expansion of the settlement.

Dinner: Dinner in Kamloops.

Lodging: Kamloops Hotel TBA

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The impressive hand hewn logs that accent the building's exterior and lobby create the spectacular ambience of this mountain lodge. The massive fieldstone fireplace that dominates the lobby invites you to relax in front of warm crackling flames.

Contact info:
521 Banff Avenue
Banff, AB T1L 1B1 Canada
phone: 403-762-5887
web: www.banffcariboulodge.com

Room amenities: Rooms feature mountain luxury beds, maple furnishings and artwork inspired by Canada's magnificent Rocky Mountains. All rooms have hairdryers, flat panel TV, coffee maker with complimentary tea and coffee, iron/ironing board, free high-speed Internet, mini fridge, in-room safe, clock/radio and

Facility amenities: The lodge features 195 well-appointed rooms. Facilities include The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, free high-speed internet, a heated underground parkade, and an exercise room with 35 person jetted hot pool, a steam room, and exercise equipment. ATM, laundry/dry cleaning service and 24 hour front desk. Downtown shops and restaurants are accessible via a pleasant 10-minute walk or by the complimentary shuttle service.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Contact hotel directly.
Contact hotel directly if you wish to stay on in Banff. Toll Free: 1-800-563-8764

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Day Five: Tuesday, July 15 - Rocky Mountaineer to Banff
Note: Discover SilverLeaf Service on the train from Kamloops, British Columbia to Banff, Alberta; a new way to experience Rocky Mountaineer's rail journeys into the Canadian Rockies. Take in the awe-inspiring scenery through the panoramic windows of our custom-designed single-level dome coach. Relax in reclining dome-level seats which can rotate to accommodate groups of four. Take in the dazzling vistas, and enjoy delicious meals at your seat.

Breakfast: Breakfast served at your seat on the train.

Morning: Depart for the train station and board the Rocky Mountaineer, bound for Banff. From the comfort of your roomy, reclining seat enjoy and experience the spectacular scenery through large picture windows. Train attendants will provide interpretive commentary during this beautiful journey.

Lunch: Cold lunch served at your seat

Afternoon: Arrive in Banff late afternoon.

Dinner: Dinner at a local restaurant.

Lodging: Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The impressive hand hewn logs that accent the building's exterior and lobby create the spectacular ambience of this mountain lodge. The massive fieldstone fireplace that dominates the lobby invites you to relax in front of warm crackling flames.

Contact info:
521 Banff Avenue
Banff, AB T1L 1B1 Canada
phone: 403-762-5887
web: www.banffcariboulodge.com

Room amenities: Rooms feature mountain luxury beds, maple furnishings and artwork inspired by Canada's magnificent Rocky Mountains. All rooms have hairdryers, flat panel TV, coffee maker with complimentary tea and coffee, iron/ironing board, free high-speed Internet, mini fridge, in-room safe, clock/radio and

Facility amenities: The lodge features 195 well-appointed rooms. Facilities include The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, free high-speed internet, a heated underground parkade, and an exercise room with 35 person jetted hot pool, a steam room, and exercise equipment. ATM, laundry/dry cleaning service and 24 hour front desk. Downtown shops and restaurants are accessible via a pleasant 10-minute walk or by the complimentary shuttle service.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Contact hotel directly.
Contact hotel directly if you wish to stay on in Banff. Toll Free: 1-800-563-8764

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Day Six: Wednesday, July 16 - Cave and Basin National Historic Site/Geology of ...
Cave and Basin National Historic Site/Geology of the Rockies/Sulphur Mountain Gondola/Banff Springs Hotel/Bow Falls

Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Creating the Canadian Cordillera. Fifty years ago we thought that the Rockies popped up out of a “geosyncline”, and we had no reasonable explanation for the weird rock making up the mountains to the west. Now we know! Join one of Canada's better-known naturalists and award-winning author, Ben Gadd, as he shares the fascinating story of the Canadian Rockies.

Morning: Explore the Cave and Basin National Historic Site with naturalist Ben Gadd. The warm waters issuing from Sulphur Mountain were known to aboriginal peoples. These hot springs later became the centrepiece of Canada's first national park (and the world's third.) We will also stroll down to the warm marshes below the springs, easily accessible along a boardwalk, to see birds and tropical fish.

Lunch: Lunch at a local restaurant.

Afternoon: Take an excursion up Sulphur Mountain in a four-passenger, glass-enclosed gondola (weather permitting). This activity will reinforce what you have learned during this morning's presentation. Please note: you will experience elevations above 10,000 feet. Along the way, you will have a 360-degree view of the breathtaking beauty of the Rockies.

Afternoon: Discover the history of the town of Banff, located within Canada's First National Park. Banff lies in a mountain-rimmed valley carved by the Bow River. In 1930, the Rocky Mountain Parks Reserve was renamed Banff National Park, Canada's first nature reserve, to encompass 2,564 square miles of valleys, mountains, glaciers, forests, meadows and rivers. Visit the famous Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel and below the hotel, Bow Falls. The spectacular falls is fed upstream by the Bow Glacier which in turn feeds the Bow River. An easy stroll along the Bow Falls Trail gets you up close to the rapids and roaring water falls.

Dinner: Dinner at the hotel.

Lodging: Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The impressive hand hewn logs that accent the building's exterior and lobby create the spectacular ambience of this mountain lodge. The massive fieldstone fireplace that dominates the lobby invites you to relax in front of warm crackling flames.

Contact info:
521 Banff Avenue
Banff, AB T1L 1B1 Canada
phone: 403-762-5887
web: www.banffcariboulodge.com

Room amenities: Rooms feature mountain luxury beds, maple furnishings and artwork inspired by Canada's magnificent Rocky Mountains. All rooms have hairdryers, flat panel TV, coffee maker with complimentary tea and coffee, iron/ironing board, free high-speed Internet, mini fridge, in-room safe, clock/radio and

Facility amenities: The lodge features 195 well-appointed rooms. Facilities include The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, free high-speed internet, a heated underground parkade, and an exercise room with 35 person jetted hot pool, a steam room, and exercise equipment. ATM, laundry/dry cleaning service and 24 hour front desk. Downtown shops and restaurants are accessible via a pleasant 10-minute walk or by the complimentary shuttle service.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Contact hotel directly.
Contact hotel directly if you wish to stay on in Banff. Toll Free: 1-800-563-8764

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Day Seven: Thursday, July 17 - Lake Louise/Yoho National Park/Emerald Lake
Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Discover the geological highlights of the Rockies and Lake Louise with Ben Gadd, renowned naturalist and author of the ground-breaking Handbook of the Canadian Rockies.

Lunch: Lunch at a local restaurant in a picturesque mountain setting.

Afternoon: Enjoy a trail walk at Emerald Lake. Emerald Lake is another jewel of the Canadian Rockies, and is one of the few lakes with a trail all the way around it. Thanks to its position of the west side of the Great Divide in Yoho National Park, a 360 degree tour of Emerald yields up four very different environments: a huge avalanche path, the normal forest, a dry and dramatic alluvial fan and the towering trees of the coastal rainforest.

Dinner: Dinner on your own.

Lodging: Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The impressive hand hewn logs that accent the building's exterior and lobby create the spectacular ambience of this mountain lodge. The massive fieldstone fireplace that dominates the lobby invites you to relax in front of warm crackling flames.

Contact info:
521 Banff Avenue
Banff, AB T1L 1B1 Canada
phone: 403-762-5887
web: www.banffcariboulodge.com

Room amenities: Rooms feature mountain luxury beds, maple furnishings and artwork inspired by Canada's magnificent Rocky Mountains. All rooms have hairdryers, flat panel TV, coffee maker with complimentary tea and coffee, iron/ironing board, free high-speed Internet, mini fridge, in-room safe, clock/radio and

Facility amenities: The lodge features 195 well-appointed rooms. Facilities include The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, free high-speed internet, a heated underground parkade, and an exercise room with 35 person jetted hot pool, a steam room, and exercise equipment. ATM, laundry/dry cleaning service and 24 hour front desk. Downtown shops and restaurants are accessible via a pleasant 10-minute walk or by the complimentary shuttle service.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Contact hotel directly.
Contact hotel directly if you wish to stay on in Banff. Toll Free: 1-800-563-8764

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Day Eight: Friday, July 18 - Whyte Museum/Free Afternoon in Banff/Farewell Din...
Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Visit the Whyte Museum and Heritage Homes of Banff. Step into the 1931 home of artists and Museum founders Peter and Catharine (Robb) Whyte, whose home illuminates their simple yet classic mountain style. Then journey back a generation to soak in the rustic elegance enjoyed by collectors Phillip and Pearl (Brewster) Moore in their 1907 home. This field trip provides an intimate look at both homes and the intriguing people who lived in them. In addition, visit to the galleries and exhibits in the Museum.

Lunch: Lunch at a local restaurant.

Afternoon: Free afternoon to explore Banff independently. Options will be provided.

Dinner: Farewell dinner in Banff.

Lodging: Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Nine: Saturday, July 19 - Transfer to Calgary/Program Concludes/ Departures
Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.

Morning: Group coach transfer to Calgary airport after breakfast. Approximate arrival at airport is 11:00 a.m. This concludes our program. We hope you enjoy Road Scholar learning adventures and look forward to having you on rewarding programs in the future. Please be in touch via the Road Scholar Social Network, where you can share memories, pictures and comments. Best wishes for all your journeys.

Meals Included: Breakfast


Free Time Opportunities


Vancouver, British Columbia
Vancouver MuseumThe Vancouver Museum houses permanent displays, exhibitions and educational programs about the natural, cultural and human history of the Vancouver region. Canada's largest civic museum moves into its second century, it continues to explore the human and natural history of the Vancouver region, the Pacific Northwest Coast and Pacific Rim with exciting, ever-changing new exhibitions. The Vancouver Museum continues to celebrate the rich legacy and heritage of our diverse multicultural society through varied programs.
For additional information, visit: www.vanmuseum.bc.ca/index.htm
Banff, Alberta
Banff Hot SpringsAll the amenities of a modern facility are featured in this splendid, historic spa and bath house – against a backdrop of spectacular alpine scenery. Luxuriate in the comfort of soothing hot water where travelers have come to “take the waters” for more than a century.
For additional information, visit: www.canadianrockies.net/hotpools.html
Banff Park MuseumThe Banff Park Museum is a national historic site because the museum's original exhibit collection reflect and commemorate an early approach to the interpretation of natural history in Canada. Also, the architectural style and detailing of the 1903 log building are characteristic examples of early federal buildings in the Park. The museum displays an extensive collection of natural history specimens (more than 5,000) which are characteristic of early museum practices. The emphasis is on changes in attitudes toward natural resource management. Although the building, the collection, and the grounds have been modified over time in response to the demands of the day, the developments and treatments are "in keeping" with the historical significance of the building and collections themselves.
For additional information, visit: www.pc.gc.ca/eng/lhn-nhs/ab/banff/natcul.aspx
Lake Minnewanka CruiseLake Minnewanka (home of the 'Banff Crasher Squirrel') lies in the heart of the Canadian Rockies in Banff National Park, just a short 15 minute drive from the townsite of Banff. Banff Lake Cruise provides a unique sightseeing tour experience on one of two 43 passenger Lake Cruisers or the 65 passenger Alberta Explorer operating several times daily from mid-May to mid-October. This magnificent interpretive lake cruise of Minnewanka and the scenic Canadian Rockies is 1 hour and provides unique photo opportunities unavailable elsewhere. Our experienced crew will guide you through this rugged paradise richly steeped in history, native folklore and geology. The narration is intriguing, entertaining and informative. You will learn about the wildlife and vegetation that inhabit these mountains, the early explorers who named them and the tremendous forces that created them. The Lake Minnewanka valley offers some of the most interesting and spectacular scenery found anywhere in the Canadian Rockies
For additional information, visit: http://www.explorerockies.com/minnewanka/
The Banff CentreA globally respected arts, cultural, and educational institution and conference facility, The Banff Centre is a leader in the development and promotion of creative work in the arts, sciences, business, and the environment. It is the largest arts and creativity incubator on the planet. Over 8,000* artists, leaders, and researchers from across Canada and around the world participate in programs at The Banff Centre every year. Through its multidisciplinary programming, The Banff Centre provides them with the support they need to create, to develop solutions, and to make the impossible possible.
For additional information, visit: www.banffcentre.ca/

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