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Adventures Afloat: Ancient Portugal: Life Along the Douro River

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Program #15893RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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Kenneth Nelson Sep 25, 2013 at 08:28 PM

Thinking about this trip as we like river boat cruising. Airfare from SFO is quite expensive, so having second thoughts.


Douglas Bracy Jul 29, 2013 at 05:35 PM

Anyone signed up for the Douro River trip leaving Porto on October 19th? I'm traveling by myself and will be spending 4 days in Madrid first. Retired college professor and avid Road Scholar, I enjoy hearing from anyone else on this trip.
Judith Rhoades Oct 09, 2013 at 06:46 PM

Still going? There's three of us singles from Baltimore going. In addition to many intergenerational international trips, I have done, Food and Wine in Spain, Crossing from Chile into Patagonia, and the best....Bhutan!
Douglas Bracy Oct 09, 2013 at 07:01 PM

Hi Judith, Yes! I'm still going! Fly from Miami to Madrid Oct. 15th, then Madrid - Porto Oct 20th. I spent most of my adult life in Washington-Baltimore area, so it will be nice to meet you. I plan to drink mucho vino inboth countries - sounds like you have experience doing the same! Are you flying from BWI? Any pre/post Road Scholar travels?


Rose Crozier Dec 08, 2012 at 09:06 PM

What would the weather be like in April-May??
Rose Crozier Mar 27, 2013 at 08:32 PM



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