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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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.
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Julie Frankston Nov 16, 2015 at 11:39 AM

I echo Laurie's sentiments.

Laurie Barber Nov 16, 2015 at 02:43 AM

We all came home as scheduled. A sad abrupt ending to a our visit to this beautiful city. We were very near the attack sites. Our guide, Louis, was absolutely wonderful through the whole trip, but really stepped up to look out for us after the attacks. Merci beaucoup Louis!

Barry Klonsky Nov 15, 2015 at 12:59 AM

are you coming home early...what a tragedy!

Laurie Barber Nov 14, 2015 at 03:14 AM

We are all fine. We are staying in the hotel today. Hopefully we will all fly home tomorrow.
Carole Stevens Nov 14, 2015 at 10:23 AM

So glad to hear it.
Carole Stevens Nov 14, 2015 at 10:24 AM

Keep your RS "family" up to date.

Barry Klonsky Nov 13, 2015 at 11:10 PM

hope everyone in Paris is ok tonight

Laurie Barber Nov 02, 2015 at 10:42 AM

We are going on the Nov. 7 Independent Paris trip. Arrival at CdG on Sunday AM. We plan to take the RER B line to Chatelet les Halles transfer to the RER A line to Nation. Then we walk to the hotel, it's doesn't look like its very far. This is our 2nd RS trip. Can't wait to celebrate my 60th birthday in Paris!
Harvey and Marjorie Huiner Nov 02, 2015 at 02:03 PM

The Nation Metro station is close enough to Le Patio, but be prepared for carrying your luggage up the steps from the train. The only escalator we found at that station was going down!
Laurie Barber Nov 02, 2015 at 03:41 PM

Good to know! Thanks for the info!

Julie Frankston Oct 12, 2015 at 04:13 PM

I arrive at 9:30 Saturday morning and have booked a car service. Looking forward to meeting you all at the hotel.

Connies Maes Oct 12, 2015 at 03:22 PM

I am arriving Saturday morning. I will also give Les Cars Air France a try. Looking forward to the adventure and meeting everyone!
Gail Reinertsen Oct 13, 2015 at 11:20 AM

Is anyone on Delta 8517 from Atlanta arriving 11/8?
Gail Reinertsen Oct 13, 2015 at 12:21 PM

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