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While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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.
Mariam from Raleigh, NC Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/18/15 - 10/23/15
Savor Charleston is an absolutely wonderful experience that packs a lot into 4 full days. Attending the Charleston program one will enjoy an easy walking tour of the beautiful historic district, lectures on the history of the city, meeting people from varied backgrounds, attend a demonstration and learn the history of sweet grass baskets, visit the only tea plantation in North America, and eat at some of Charleston's best restaurants. The food, oh the food!!! One won't go hungry or get bored on this trip!

Bernadette from Willingboro, NJ Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 10/18/15 - 10/23/15
An exceptional program! An exceptional Group Leader in Jocelyn. This experience enabled participants to enjoy a lot of what Charleston is about...rich history, good food, warm hospitality. Also, enjoyed the conversations and company of the other participants. I highly recommend this program, it will not disappoint.

Carolyn from Raleigh, NC Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/18/15 - 10/23/15
Great program if you enjoy good food, meeting new friends and a little history along the way! Exceptional value.

James from Wellington, FL Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/18/15 - 10/23/15
Excellent program . If you enjoy good food mixed with just the right amount of history and interesting conversation this is the tour for you

Rochelle from Duxbury, MA Number of programs attended: 25
Date attended: 10/18/15 - 10/23/15
This program exceeded my expectations! We ate at many of the top restaurants in Charleston, having the opportunity to make our choices in advance. Charleston has so much interesting history and the wonderful food enhanced our visit immensely. Use of the pedi-cabs makes it very easy for anyone with mobility issues to still get to all the venues on the program. My second Charleston program in 5 months, Spoleto in May was the first, only makes me want to return in the future. I highly recommend this program!!!!

Susan from Everett, MA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 03/08/15 - 03/13/15
This was a wonderful 5-day exploration of Charleston. Its main goal was to experience the culinary delights of Charleston, which were many and delicious! But, along the way, we also learned lots of interesting facts about the history and people of Charleston and some present day concerns.

Anita from Howard Beach, NY Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 02/15/15 - 02/20/15
You get the full flavor of the south on this great trip which included informative tours and lectures, delishous foods, great accommodations and wonderful company. Once again a great Road Scholar experience!

Mary L from Cos Cob, CT Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 02/15/15 - 02/20/15
A great active tour of one of our most historic American cities

Jacqueline from Crossville, TN Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 10/19/14 - 10/24/14
This program satisfied all the details we heard about before our trip!

Flo from Lakeland, FL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 03/09/14 - 03/14/14
Great trip! Had a wonderful time and met so many nice folks! Our tour leader Jocelyn Langford was a wonder woman! Hotel was wonderful and conveniently located to everything! Enjoyed the food,cooking class,tours and historic and cultural lectures. Looking forwar to many more Roads Scholar trips!

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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
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