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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.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Milt from East Wenatchee, WA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/07/13 - 07/12/13
Timing and casting are just about everything and your intergenerational tour to DC was exemplary! Milt and grandson Joe Wa. state

Marilyn from Avon, OH Number of programs attended: 11
Date attended: 07/14/13 - 07/19/13
What an interesting and fun week for grandchildren and grandparents alike. We went to all the expected sites, and to new ones as well. Although it was incredibly hot in DC last week, we split our inside and outside activities to take advantage of our full agenda. A definite thumbs up.

Mary from Chicago, IL Number of programs attended: 28
Date attended: 07/14/13 - 07/19/13
The Washington DC Intergenerational trip was exceptional in all aspects. The guides were outstanding. The itinerary was terrific. This is my seventh intergenerational trip with a grandchild and we both loved everything about the trip. Mary, Chicago, IL July 14-19, 2013

Betty from Ames, IA Number of programs attended: 16
Date attended: 07/07/13 - 07/12/13
Wonderful intergenerational program chock full of active learning experiences.

Judith from Panama City, FL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/07/13 - 07/12/13
Just returned from Road Scholar trip to Washington DC..My granddaughter and I had an incredible learning experience and tons of fun. I would recommend this trip to anyone that wants a fabulous, fun learning adventure with their grandchild...Judi Lawrence Panama City FL

Helen from Goodyear, AZ Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 06/16/13 - 06/21/13
Want to be a pleased grand-parent?
Want to give your grandchild an unfogettable trip?
Want to feel like a proud American?
Easy.Contact program to Washington DC

Anita from Jacksonville, FL Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 07/15/12 - 07/20/12
It was a wonderful opportunity to teach children things about their country that they will probably not learn in school My almost 11 year old grandson enjoyed the experience immensely. His only complaint was that he did not have enough time to spend in the museums. He enjoyed interacting with the other children and kept notes in his workbook so he could report back to his parents. I enjoyed watching his enthusiasm over exploring all the places he had only read about. On our free time we visited Arlington Cemetery and watched the changing of the guard.

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