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10 Days | 9 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
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Nancy Hanger Dec 13, 2015 at 08:18 AM

We are also going on this adventure. Bill & Nancy, our daughter Lisa & husband Scott (Maine) and other daughter Jill, her husband and their 3 girls - Jesse (16), Katie (14) & Lindsay (12). See you soon
Katherine Woods Dec 14, 2015 at 09:27 PM

Great! Would you like to connect with others via email? I have several email addresses and could add you to a message. I'll post a second response with my email, that I will then delete.

Elizabeth Barron Dec 05, 2015 at 04:11 PM

We are also going on the December 23-January 1 trip in a few weeks. (grandma and granddaughter). We are from NYC. Hope to connect with other travelers!
Katherine Woods Dec 05, 2015 at 09:21 PM

Sounds like we have 14 travelers accounted for! 6 in our group (see responses to my earlier message), plus 6 in Christ Harvey's family. BTW, I go by Kathy... How old is your granddaughter?
Elizabeth Barron Dec 05, 2015 at 10:23 PM

She is 14, from NYC, I live in Albany,go by Lisa- looking forward to meeting everyone!
Elizabeth Barron Dec 06, 2015 at 01:12 PM

Would anyone like to interchange emails?
Katherine Woods Dec 06, 2015 at 10:34 PM

I just posted - then deleted - a comment with my email address. I didn't want my email to stay up here publicly, and I think you should receive the comment in an email? If not, let me know and I'll post it again.

Katherine Woods Nov 10, 2015 at 12:19 PM

We are going on the December 23-January 1 trip next month. (Grandfather, parents, and 14 year old grandchildren) Would love to connect with other participants!
Chris Harvey Nov 17, 2015 at 06:02 PM

We are on this trip as well. It will be my in-laws (father, mother, and brother), my wife, our 14 year old son, and I. We are from Reno, and the in-laws are from Las Vegas.
Katherine Woods Dec 05, 2015 at 09:19 PM

Sorry - I missed this response! My father is from Indiana; my husband and I and our 14 yo (8th grade) triplets are from Maryland. We have two sons and a daughter.
Chris Harvey Dec 06, 2015 at 08:24 AM

No problem. My wife is Katherine also.
Katherine Woods Dec 06, 2015 at 10:38 PM

I go by Kathy, so that should avoid some confusion! :-) I'm going to post another comment after this with my email address - which I will then delete, so that my email address isn't up here publicly. If you email me at that address, we could start a 'group' email with at least one other participant - to share more info about ourselves prior to the trip... if you are interested!

Claire Shumofsky Jun 02, 2015 at 01:00 PM

We are grandparents enrolled with our adult children and grandchildren on the July 23rd-Aug.1 2015 trip. We look forward to hearing from any other participants.

Candace Sullivan Feb 26, 2015 at 05:35 PM

My 14 year old grandson who resides in Falls Church and I (from Seattle) are enrolled in the 7/30-8/8 Costa Rica trip. If there is anyone coming from the DC area, I'd love to coordinate my grandson's travel.
Catherine Ogg May 23, 2015 at 01:12 PM

My parents, my husband and my two girls (age 14) are on the 7/30 trip as well. We're coming in from Indianapolis though. Excited for the trip! See you there!

Stanley Lieblein Sep 13, 2014 at 05:00 PM

We are grandparents enrolled on the December 23rd, 2014 program with our 10 year old granddaughter, Sophia. Would like to hear from anyone else booked on that trip. Nan & Stan

Carol Kunik Sep 23, 2013 at 09:33 AM

Just enrolled two grandsons and my daughter to go to Costa Rica July 22, next summer. If you are going, would love to hear from you. Carol
Martha Buell May 07, 2014 at 06:52 PM

My husband and I are going that week with our two granddaughters. Olivia turns 11 the day before we leave, and Maya will have her 12th birthday on the trip.
Carol Kunik May 23, 2014 at 11:41 AM

I am bringing two cousins and my daughter. The boys are just 11 in March and just 12 in May.

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