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Program #20710RJ
12 Days | 11 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.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 24 total, 10 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 8 dinner

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Hotel Cellai: Florence, 3 nights
Type: Boutique Hotel

Ship Information: Hotel Cellai is located in the heart of the historic center of Florence in an extremely characteristic and quiet area. It is surrounded by the extraordinary beauty of churches, buildings and monuments which are unique to this city. On entering this exclusive hotel in Florence, you will immediately sense its special atmosphere as being one of warmth and intimacy, relaxation and charm. An atmosphere that makes you feel like being at home, with each detail passionately chosen and each room deserving a visit, not to mention our personal attention offered to each guest. Its style recalls that of the ancient inns of times past where young, European aristocrats stayed while discovering the beauty and artistic mysteries on offer in Italy.

Contact info:
Via 27 Aprile, 52/R, 50129
Florence, Italy
phone: +39 055 489291
Facility amenities: Air conditioning, direct telephone, satellite color TV, minibar, private bathroom

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: 150EUR, double, 130EUR, single
Please contact Felice Figliuolo at 617-202-9059 to reserve pre-nights

Wind Surf: Wind Star - At Sea, 7 nights
Type: Cruise Ship

Description: On Wind Star, you feel like you are sailing on your own private yacht. Windstar’s award-winning service and style gives you the luxury of choice to enjoy what you like, when you like and with whom you like. Indulge in a fabulous five-star dinner and great bottle of wine in The Restaurant or Candles. Treat yourself to an aromatherapy massage at WindSpa. Work out on state-of-the-art equipment in the gym. Enjoy live music and cocktails at the Pool Bar. Take a refreshing dip in the pool. Read your favorite book on our comfortable chaise lounges on deck. Test your luck in the casino. Try kayaking, waterskiing and windsurfing from our watersports platform.

Ship Information: Wind Star Facts LENGTH: 360 feet (110 meters) at waterline; 440 feet (134 meters) including bowsprit DRAFT: 14 feet (4.1 meters) TONNAGE: 5,703 gross registered tons (grt) BEAM: 52.1 feet (15.8 meters) SAILS: 6 triangular, self-furling, computer-operated sails with 21,500 square feet (or 2,200 square meters) of Dacron surface area MASTS: 4 at 204 feet (62 meters) ENGINES: 3 diesel electric generating sets, 1 electrical propulsion motor SPEED: 11 knots with engines only; up to 15.8 knots wind only

Contact info:
2101 4th Avenue
Suite 210
Seattle, WA 98121 USA
phone: 206-292-9606
web: www.windstarcruises.com/windstar-yacht.aspx

Room amenities: All Staterooms Include: • Waffle Weave Robe and Slippers • Flat Screen TV with DVD player • Bose SoundDock speakers for Apple iPods • Fully-Stocked Mini Bar/Refrigerator • Safe • Direct Dial Phone • L’Occitane Bath Amenities • Wi-Fi (internet cards can be purchased at reception) • Fresh Flowers • Fresh Fruit • Granite vanity with magnifying mirror and chair • Spacious closets and drawers • Bathroom with teak floors, granite countertop, sink and shower •110/220 outlets

Facility amenities: · Reception · The Restaurant · Candles · The Veranda · Skylight Main Lounge · Casino · Piano/Pool Bar · Watersports Platform · Saltwater Pool · Hot Tub · Gym · Signature Shop · WindSpa · Library · Infirmary with Physician

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.



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10 nights of accommodations
24 meals: 10 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 8 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
15 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences

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