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JAPAN

Japan: An Exploration of History, Culture and Society

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Program #19724RJ
17 Days | 16 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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. 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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Rita Keil Aug 15, 2014 at 12:12 PM

Hi….looking forward to the trip and meeting others. We have traveled with RS over several years. Live in Los Angeles and understand that there are 3 or so flying out at the same time.


Christina Whiteman Aug 04, 2014 at 09:58 AM

hi - i am on the sept 23 2014 trip looking forward to the trip and meeting others.


Nancy Newlin Jul 19, 2014 at 10:01 AM

Hi, Jill, You can email me at nlnewlin@gmail.com. Thanks. Nancy


Jill Sagarin Mar 20, 2014 at 10:02 AM

There are four of us coming from Asheville, NC. It's our first RS trip. Any advice?
Nancy Newlin Jul 07, 2014 at 08:46 PM

I live near Asheville and will be going on this trip NEXT year. Please contact me after your return so that I can hear all about your trip.


Barbara Griffiths Feb 21, 2014 at 05:29 PM

Is anyone else signed up for the March 25-April 10, 2014 trip?
Is any body coming from Chicago. I live in Milwaukee and usually travel from Chicago.
Heather H Feb 21, 2014 at 07:30 PM

I am signed up, but flying from Seattle. Really looking forward to this program.


Marina LaPalma Jul 08, 2013 at 12:26 PM

I am signed up for the Oct 1 to 17th Japan trip. I live in Santa Fe, New Mexico, am a writer and come originally from Italy. I will be arriving on my own but hope to connect with the shuttle to the hotel from the Tokyo airport. Look forward to meeting everyone. Marina LaPalma


Millie Heim May 26, 2013 at 04:15 PM

Hi, I'm Millie and I just signed up for the trip to Japan on Nov. 19, 2013 and return Dec. 5. and am looking forward to this experience with all of you.


Joseph Eschenbacher Apr 19, 2013 at 08:40 AM

We are Sue and Joe from near St. Paul, Minnesota. We are also looking forward to Japan and working our way through the reading list. We are stopping in Hawaii on the way over and will arrive at NRT on United around 2PM on October 1.


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34 meals: 15 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
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