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Puglia, Basilicata & Calabria: Southern Italy from “Heel” to “Toe”

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16 Days | 15 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
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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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Julia Timmons Sep 20, 2015 at 08:17 AM

Got any packing tips for the 17 day trip??

Julia Timmons Sep 20, 2015 at 08:16 AM

We won't be arriving until the evening of the 13th. Anyone else going from the Calabria airport at that time??

Julia Timmons Sep 20, 2015 at 08:13 AM

The Puglia trip is fast approaching...Oct.12th
Is there a listing of participants going at this time???

Lisa Papa Aug 29, 2015 at 08:54 AM

Anyone going earlier to Reggio di Calabria on the 10/12-10/28 trip?

Lisa Papa Aug 04, 2015 at 09:44 AM

Anyone going 10/12-10/28?
Julia Timmons Aug 29, 2015 at 07:47 AM

Yes...Terry and Julia Timmons will be taking the Puglia trip at that time
Julia Timmons Aug 29, 2015 at 07:48 AM

Are you going then??? We are from GA. What about you?
Lisa Papa Aug 29, 2015 at 08:50 AM

Yes! I am going. I recently moved from NY to WY.
Lisa Papa Aug 29, 2015 at 08:52 AM

I'll be visiting family and will be leaving from Boston.

Connie Solfermoser Jul 29, 2015 at 12:17 PM

Looking for anyone taking this trip on the Oct 31st date? Would love to connect with you.
Lisa Papa Aug 03, 2015 at 06:47 PM

What is the date of your trip? Is it 10/12-10/28?
Connie Solfermoser Aug 07, 2015 at 12:40 PM

Oct 31-Nov16

Carole Sklar May 16, 2015 at 07:04 AM

There were 21 people on the trip I took. There were 4 married couples,1 mother and son, 2 sets of female friends or sisters and then 7 of us single, both male and female. who paid for a single room and/or
who shared rooms was never discussed.
I did take my 1st RS trip to Belize, Guatemala, Honduras for which I was paired with a stranger. I will take my 4th RS trip to Sicily in Sept.. Letting Rs choose my roommate.
Connie Solfermoser Jul 29, 2015 at 12:16 PM

Thanks Carole, I was trying to decide to get a roommate or single, I have done both some good some really bad.

Carole Sklar May 15, 2015 at 02:52 PM

Road Scholar will put you in a room with another woman who is booked for a double room. You do not have to find your own roommate
Connie Solfermoser May 15, 2015 at 04:57 PM

Is that what most of the women on your trip did or did they pay for a single room?
Connie Solfermoser May 15, 2015 at 04:57 PM

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