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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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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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Ed Cloughessy Apr 29, 2015 at 06:02 PM

A new book, The Italians, by John Hooper is a must before traveling to Italy .

Diane Anderson Apr 18, 2015 at 06:39 PM

We will be on the Best of Italy trip beginning on May 2. Hi to everyone going at that time! Diane and Eric Anderson

Conne Rubinstein Apr 15, 2015 at 05:23 PM

We will be on the Best of Italy trip starting April 18th, leaving from Dulles airport. We look forward to meeting the rest of the group. Mark and Conne Rubinstein
Judy Simonson Apr 15, 2015 at 05:36 PM

Hi Conne & Mark. I, too am leaving from Dulles on Sat. United Flt. 42. Hope to catch you before the flight! Judy
Conne Rubinstein Apr 15, 2015 at 05:56 PM

We'll look for you at the gate, Judy. Conne
Dale & Jania Johnson Apr 15, 2015 at 10:46 PM

It'll be great to meet you both. See you in Rome!

Pat Milner Apr 14, 2015 at 02:07 PM

My sister & I are going on the May 23rd trip. Want to meet others going on this trip and advice on things to do, see, eat during free time! Thank you.
Dianne Otterby Apr 21, 2015 at 02:49 PM

Hi Pat: I am Dianne and will be on the May 23 trip too. I do not know who my room mate is yet, so if there is anyone else out there wondering who they are rooming with, it may just be me... I am from San Francisco area and flying out of Los Angeles.

Judy Simonson Apr 07, 2015 at 05:28 PM

Hi. I am going on Best of Italy (alone) on 4/18, too. I will be flying from VA and look forward to meeting the group in Rome!
Dale & Jania Johnson Apr 07, 2015 at 06:03 PM

Looking forward to meeting you too. We're very excited about this trip -- should be great!
Judy Simonson Apr 08, 2015 at 11:36 AM

Thanks Dale and Jania. I, too, am most excited about the trip and have heard wonderful things from the staff about this trip.

Patricia Johnson Mar 30, 2015 at 05:45 PM

Going on Best of Italy soon-- 4/18. Wanted to meet anyone flying from Atlanta to Rome. Let me know. Thanks.

Dale & Jania Johnson Mar 22, 2015 at 03:38 PM

We are going on the Best of Italy tour beginning April 18th. We look forward to meeting our fellow travelers on this wonderful adventure.
Patricia Johnson Mar 30, 2015 at 05:40 PM

Hi--I am another Johnson going alone-- Patricia. Look forward to sharing time with you!
Dale & Jania Johnson Mar 30, 2015 at 05:49 PM

Nice to know another Johnson! We're leaving from Seattle, so I guess we won't meet up until Rome. See you then!

Lucy Chappell Mar 20, 2015 at 06:35 PM

I am going on the May 30th trip, flying out of Los Angeles. Anyone else going out of LAX for the same trip?
Carroll Day Apr 29, 2015 at 09:47 PM

My wife and I are leaving from Cincinnati, Ohio on May 9th. Do we have any Road Scholar company on our flight to Paris?

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12 nights of accommodations
30 meals: 12 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 9 dinners
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19 Field trips
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