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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.
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Judy Greve Dec 21, 2015 at 04:40 PM

Hi Barbara. I am enrolled for program January 17, 2016: A toast to the Best of San Diego tour. This is just my third program. I hope this isn't too active for me. I play Pickleball (quite active)but walking is different. I will be driving in on Sun. Jan 17th Or would consider coming in a day early if anyone else is. Could anyone use a ride from the Yuma (Quartzsite) area? Also would like a roommate (no snoring please. .)

Barbara Ferrante Oct 24, 2015 at 05:10 PM

Hi all! This is my first Road Scholar experience. Has anyone taken the 'A Toast to the Best of San Diego' tour? Let me know how you enjoyed it.
Cecelia Chandler Oct 24, 2015 at 05:16 PM

Barbara, you will absolutely LOVE it! I took this same trip in March of 2014. It has an unbeatable itinerary and the group leaders and guest lecturers were excellent, especially the one we had in Chicano Park! San Diego is a wonderful city and the whole program was very well organized. A class act from A to Z!

Susan Allen Aug 09, 2015 at 01:42 PM

I'm staying an extra day on this program, not leaving until Sat., 9/26. Anyone else? Also anyone want to share a taxi to the hotel on 9/20? My flight arrives at 2:54 p.m.

Susan Allen Apr 21, 2015 at 03:51 PM

I just enrolled in this program starting 9/20/15. Looking forward to visiting with others. I'm single, from Kansas City.
Cecelia Chandler Apr 21, 2015 at 04:02 PM

Susan, you will absolutely LOVE this program! I took this trip in 3/14. It is well organized and everything on the schedule is interesting! The weather in San Diego is drop dead gorgeous and the two group leaders were very pleasant and on top of their games! You can't miss! Have a great time!!!

Ada Kahn Feb 24, 2014 at 01:51 PM

I am coming to the Courtyard Marriott the night of March 15, with the program starting on the 16th? Anyone else will be there a day early? Meet for dinner on the 15th?
Cecelia Chandler Feb 24, 2014 at 05:37 PM

Neat idea to come a day early. Now I wish I had done that! :-) I would have loved to have joined you! Look forward to seeing you on the 16th, Ada!

Barbara Levine Jan 03, 2014 at 05:50 PM

I will be traveling from LA (art & collectors tour 2/16-2/21/14 by Amtrak on 2/21/14 to San Diego for the 2/23 Best of San Diego. Anyone else, love to chat.

Bev Rosen Dec 23, 2013 at 03:51 PM

Is anyone going on the Toast to San Diego the week starting April 20th? Bev Rosen

Cecelia Chandler Nov 09, 2013 at 03:49 PM

Is anyone taking the Toast To San Diego Trip beginning 3/16/2014?

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