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Program #12156RJ
5 Days | 4 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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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.
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Martha from Forney, TX Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/06/14 - 10/10/14
I would definitely recommend this program to anyone interested in forensics.

Robert from Los Gatos, CA Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 10/06/14 - 10/10/14
A most informative and educational and well run program

Wincy from Ocean View, DE Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 10/06/14 - 10/10/14
If you like forensic crime investigation, this is the program for you. Great presentations on a variety of topics.

Nancy from Ocala, FL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 06/02/14 - 06/06/14
This program met all expectations. Truly enjoyable. Nathan, our leader was an added bonus. Couldn't have asked for more.

Daniel from Dunedin, FL Number of programs attended: 11
Date attended: 06/02/14 - 06/06/14
On a scale of 10 I would give course a 7 but the hotel a 4 LV is just too american for me bad choice for learning.. the jail like classroom was a poor choice. Uncomfortable chairs,, NO where to escape ! Hotel room too small Noisy AC Leader was good,,. Having been on about 10 RS programs I know u can do better DF

evette from San Carlos, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 06/02/14 - 06/06/14
Evette from California. This was my first experience with Road Scholar. I was very impressed. Everyone from our guide to the presenters and guests on the trip were great. I love blending education with travel and this trip fit the bill.

Martin from Brookfield, CT Number of programs attended: 16
Date attended: 06/02/14 - 06/06/14
To date I have taken over 20 domestic or international road scholar trips. I found it unfortunate that a prior reviewer was so disappointed. I think it is more a reflection of unreasonable expectations and her not doing proper research in the reasons for her disappointment. I found the program more than met my expectations. The speakers were very knowledgeable about their chosen field. Naturally some speakers are better than others. And the leader was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable in promoting Las Vegas beyond its reputation as a gambling Mecca.

Joanne from Mesa, AZ Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 06/02/14 - 06/06/14
If you like CSI television shows, get ready to have the myths busted. But the classes are better than any television show, especially the days with the homicide detective and forensic specialist, as they walk you through what they do at a crime scene. There is a lot of sitting, but I don't see any way around that because of the lecture nature of the presentations. Beginning the class with the bomb-sniffing canine was terrific, as Ruthie was put through her paces. I would have preferred that the arson captain walk us through a scene rather than give so many statistics, however. The forensic dentist was also very interesting. I would certainly recommend this class to anyone interested in this topic. The leader of the group was also an exceptionally well-informed guide to the city. This was an added bonus, even for those of us who have grown up in Nevada.

Ruth from Silver Spring, MD Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 06/02/14 - 06/06/14
I thoroughly enjoyed this class. Great speakers, very nice and friendly participants. The leader was great, even tho he had some pretty bad jokes. Some, of course, were good, but I don't remember any of them. I also enjoyed the rides to class with sightseeing and bits of history included.

Laura from Huntington, NY Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 06/02/14 - 06/06/14
This is a course where you leave the hotel and go by bus to a "dump", as quoted by the guide; and then sit for long periods of time. Lunch requires going to another location by bus, and then returning to the class without a classroom break. I was not able to continue after the first day, because I have neck/back herniations and I could not sit that long. Unfortunately, for me, this was a waste of money. Anyone with these issues should NOT take this cours.


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4 nights of accommodations
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