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Program #12828RJ
17 Days | 16 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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.
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Nancy Bleakley Mar 30, 2014 at 06:30 PM

We will be on that flight.
Ruth Zimerman Mar 30, 2014 at 07:08 PM

Great. See you in Munich!
Nitza Hernandez Apr 02, 2014 at 02:41 AM

Yes, see you in Munich too!

Ruth Zimerman Mar 30, 2014 at 04:52 PM

I noticed several people are flying through Munich. Are you by chance departing on the Air Canada flight at 11:10 am to Ankara?
Robert Hunt Mar 30, 2014 at 05:09 PM

I am sure you will love the trip. I'm leaving Munich on May 7 on Lufthansa leaving Munich at 7:15 pm. I'm going a day early to be able to rest up before the fun starts.
Ruth Zimerman Mar 30, 2014 at 07:07 PM

You may be the only one without toothpicks holding up their eyelids! Good for you.
Robert Hunt Mar 30, 2014 at 07:22 PM

I've learned over the years that I need a little time to recover from the flight; so, I try to go a day early.
Nitza Hernandez Apr 02, 2014 at 02:42 AM

Good for you!

Ruth Zimerman Mar 27, 2014 at 06:22 PM

I'm departing from Toronto, Canada for this trip. Any other Canadians on board?
Robert Hunt Mar 28, 2014 at 01:15 PM

Ruth, I look forward to meeting you in Ankara.
Ruth Zimerman Mar 29, 2014 at 05:55 PM

Hi Robert, I look forward to meeting you too. Have you taken any other trips through this company?
Robert Hunt Mar 29, 2014 at 06:15 PM

Yes, several. I have always enjoyed them very much. How about you?
Ruth Zimerman Mar 30, 2014 at 04:47 PM

No, this will be my first and I'm really looking forward to it.

Nancy Bleakley Mar 27, 2014 at 09:20 AM

My husband, Al and I will be on the May trip without the extension.
Robert Hunt Mar 27, 2014 at 02:16 PM

Nancy, I look forward to meeting you and Al.

Nitza Hernandez Mar 26, 2014 at 06:27 PM

Hello Robert and Patricia, my husband Roberto and I will be doing this program with the extension. Look forward to meeting you both. Nitza Hernandez
Robert Hunt Mar 27, 2014 at 02:16 PM

Nitza, I look forward to meeting you and Roberto.

Robert Hunt Mar 19, 2014 at 01:40 PM

I'm going on this trip and the extension in May. I'll be leaving from ORD on 5/6. I would enjoy making contact with others before we meet in person on 5/8.
Patricia Lucas Mar 21, 2014 at 05:49 PM

I will be on the Turkey trip 5/7, but not the extension. I leave ORD 5/7.
Robert Hunt Mar 22, 2014 at 12:08 AM

Well, Patricia, we'll meet in Ankara. I look forward to it.

Lynn M Brown Mar 04, 2014 at 08:24 PM

I am scheduled for the April 2-18 trip. I live in Eugene, OR, and would enjoy some communication with fellow travelers.
Theodore Wendel Mar 04, 2014 at 08:44 PM

My wife and I will be on that trip and the excitement is building.
Lynn M Brown Mar 19, 2014 at 05:34 PM

I fly out of DEN and through ORD on April 2. Where does your journey begin?
Theodore Wendel Mar 19, 2014 at 07:57 PM

Orlando to Newark then Munich to Ankara
Lynn M Brown Mar 26, 2014 at 08:40 PM

I look forward to meeting both of you in Munich.
Theodore Wendel Mar 27, 2014 at 06:55 AM

Yes,same here. Yesterday we watched an updated Rick Steves' show on Istanbul and felt a rush of anticipation for this trip.
Theodore Wendel Mar 31, 2014 at 06:11 PM

Lynn, fight wednesday out of orlando changed, we will be heading to ORD. maybe we will meet there.
Lynn M Brown Mar 31, 2014 at 06:57 PM

UA944 @ 2:20pm out of ORD is my changed flight. The change works for me since I no longer have a 5 1/2 hour layover at ORD
Theodore Wendel Mar 31, 2014 at 07:46 PM

Lynn, That's our flt also.

Miriam Levitt Feb 27, 2014 at 05:40 PM

My husband and I took this wonderful trip in 2012 when we were 69 and 71. We found nothing the least bit challenging and still don't understand why it wasn't classified as active.

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