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Adventures Afloat: Intergenerational: Toros, Flamenco and Palaces on Spain’s Great River

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11 Days | 10 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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.
Frances from Columbia, MD Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 08/05/15 - 08/15/15
This program was a wonderful combination of bonding between grandparents and grandchildren and the bonding of the grandchildren with each other. The variety of experiences was perfect - some history, some culture, some arts, and some time on the beach. All of this made even more special by our wonderful trip leaders, Luisa and Lucy - they were the best.

Maggie from Long Beach, CA Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 08/05/15 - 08/15/15
My granddaughter and I had a wonderful time. We enjoyed the spectacular sights, knowledge provided by our excellent tour leaders and getting to know new friends. An all around excellent trip.

Sandra from Oakton, VA Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 08/05/15 - 08/15/15
Andalusia - Moorish Spain Intergeneration, August 2015 (20642RJ) Outstanding trip in every way. Well organized, appropriate focus and experience for age level without any dumbing-down, good pace and selection for excursions, wonderful trip leaders and guides. Belle de Cadiz offered protected freedom and excellent food served in traditional Mediterranean leisure. Great success!!

Sheila from Watervliet, NY Number of programs attended: 14
Date attended: 07/15/15 - 07/25/15
Despite the incredible heat this program was super. My 11 year old granddaughter was thrilled by the architecture, the history (Columbus), and the fun aboard the Belle de Cadix As usual the participants, young and old, were remarkable folks.

Bernard from Los Altos, CA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 07/01/15 - 07/11/15
The program was an excellent introduction to Andalucia for us and our two grandsons. We had visited Madrid (and environs) and northern Spain before joining the program and spent a few days in Barcelona afterward. It was a perfect addition to our itinerary providing excellent leadership, knowledgable guides, great accommodations, and great companions.

Frances from San Diego, CA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 07/01/15 - 07/11/15
The most unexpected but wonderful aspect was the people, especially the grandchildren. They were such fun to watch as they made fun for themselves and were so open to adventure but also responsible and inclusive.

Susan from Fort Lee, NJ Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/01/15 - 07/11/15
Seeing southern Spain with my granddaughter was an experience the two of us will always treasure. The trip was well-organized with many interesting activities for both the young and old alike. I highly recommend this trip to anyone who wants to share a terrific travel experience with their grandchild.

Louise from Wayland, MA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 07/01/15 - 07/11/15
This was a great trip for grandparents and teenagers. I think the kids learned a lot, especially my grandson who had never been abroad. Having kids your own age is important for this teenage period when kids like to do things in groups. The topics studied are interesting to all ages--ancient history,architecture, the Moorish culture, the bullfighting, the music and flamenco dancing. The food presentation on the ship was remarkable. So much effort put into everything for the guests.

Kathleen from Bedford, MA Number of programs attended: 31
Date attended: 07/01/15 - 07/11/15
Spain is a great place for grandparents and grandchildren to share. There is a diversity of attractions which appeal to all. The cruise ship was wonderful - very new and well run. The food was superb (but was French!). The trip to the Costa del Sol on the last day was a great way to end the experience. Everyone was thrilled with care and attention to detail, which makes a trip not 'good' but 'great'.

Suzanne from St Simons Island, GA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 07/02/14 - 07/12/14
This was a wonderful program -- perhaps underrated in the catalog perhaps because it doesn't include Madrid or Barcelona. Seville made a wonderful headquarters for a good part of the program. Being on the boat was fun for all and it was great not having to pack/unpack so often!

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