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Program #12181RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
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.
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William Mitchell Mar 20, 2014 at 12:29 PM

Looking forward to meeting you, Jean; putting a face with a name will no longer make you a "stranger". Hope others will respond. Gerrie Mitchell

Jean Jalufka Mar 19, 2014 at 10:51 PM

I will be taking the May 12-23, 2014 trip. I am from Washington State(lived in Virginia for 45 years) and will be in Rome prior to this RS trip. Looking forward to meeting new friends!

Jodi Rucquoi Feb 11, 2014 at 11:11 AM

CT traveler Taking the May 21, 2014 trip; looking forward to meeting ladies from Charlottesville and friend, Anne, from previous trip.

William Mitchell Jan 21, 2014 at 03:18 PM

My wife and I will be taking the May 12 - 23, 2014 tour. We live in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and are interested in corresponding with others who are taking this same tour - especially those
who may live near us. Thanks, Bill and Gerrie Mitchell.

Lucille Digges Jan 08, 2014 at 09:32 PM

I will be traveling with 3 other friends

Susan Marks Mar 20, 2013 at 06:30 PM

I am on the May 21 tour, but arriving May 19 and staying at the Radisson. Is anyone else fitting in a few free days earlier? I plan to do the British Museum and V+A.

Richard Raiff Mar 16, 2013 at 04:10 PM

Hi all,
My wife and I have signed up for the early trip. Got the last double room.
Does anyone know how many people are on this tour?
We are both avid gardeners so we are looking forward to the trip and all it promises.

Stanley Black Dec 03, 2012 at 10:02 PM

Roberta and I are planning to go. We have always wanted to see the English gardens, particularly Sissinghurst. We have a North Carolina mountain garden.
Jane Miles Dec 04, 2012 at 06:46 AM

I took this trip last will love it! I went in early spring and the gardens were absolutely marvelous then. This is one of the only trips that go to Sissinghurst ...most people have never heard of it. And I can die happy having seen it and those wonderful Cotswold cottages!,
Betty Basio Jan 02, 2013 at 01:00 PM

Glad it worked out for you, Jane. I'm going solo on the same trip this year. Very excited.
Betty Basio Jan 02, 2013 at 01:02 PM

Also, hello Stanley... are you going on the early or later trip? I'm from northern NY near Canada: zone 4.
Betty Basio Jan 02, 2013 at 01:03 PM

Forgot to say, I'm going on the early trip: May 13.
Stanley Black Jan 03, 2013 at 12:08 PM

We're going on the early trip.

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