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Program #15158RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
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.
James from Gainesville, FL Number of programs attended: 12
Date attended: 09/11/14 - 09/14/14
If you are a fan of country music, you will enjoy this program.

Jean from Banning, CA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 05/29/14 - 06/01/14
My trip to Nashville was wonderful! Can't say enough about the staff and everything I experienced. Looking forward to my next adventure. Road Scholar is great and I'm so glad I discovered it.

Wilma from Warren, PA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 05/29/14 - 06/01/14
My recent Road Scholar trip to Nashville was truly enjoyable; including such famous events as the Grand Ole Opry Radio Show, the General Jackson Cruise with live entertainment and wonderful food. We hit all the high spots in a short period of time without feeling rushed. Wilma Fleming

Joyce from Rio Rancho, NM Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 05/08/14 - 05/11/14
What a fun and informative trip this was! I wish I had started attending these programs sooner if this program is an indication of what to expect. What a privilege to have Dr. Don Cusic as our instructor! He is amazing! Thanks to my fellow travelers for making me as a first-time Road Scholar, solo-traveler feel welcome. Great group, memorable and most positive experience.

Susan from Ellicott City, MD Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/19/13 - 09/22/13
This was my first Road Scholar trip, and it vastly exceeded my expectations! The talks by the cheerful and knowledgeable Dr. Don Cusic were both fun and informative. Our tour guide Mary did everything possible to keep us informed and on time; she was a great "mother hen". Planned outings were lots of fun and there was enough "down time" for exploring. Meals were not gourmet, but certainly good and plentiful. Accommodations were clean & comfortable. And by the way, as a single traveler, I very much appreciated being graciously included at meals with those traveling in groups and loved meeting so many interesting people. This program was a terrific value for the money. I'll definitely be returning for more trips with Road Scholar and hope to see some familiar faces again in future trips!

Carol from Naperville, IL Number of programs attended: 17
Date attended: 09/19/13 - 09/22/13
I like that we can do this online, rather than at the program

Jo Ann from Bowling Green, KY Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 05/16/13 - 05/19/13
Program was enlighteneing about the music busineess. Dr. Curis was an expert who shared his kn owledge with a sense of humor

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3 nights of accommodations
9 meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances


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