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The ‘Iliad’ & the ‘Odyssey,’ Greek Philosophy & Greece Without Leaving the U.S.

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6 Days | 5 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.
Judith from Fremont, CA Number of programs attended: 11
Date attended: 08/16/15 - 08/21/15
Go to St. Nicholas Conference and Retreat Center for a Road Scholar program- all things Greek. Wonderful experience and at a bargain price!

Annabeth from Fresno, CA Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 08/16/15 - 08/21/15
This is a great program for those wanting to immerse themselves in Greek culture and history in a welcoming atmosphere

Jenni from Burbank, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 11/02/14 - 11/07/14
The program at the St. Nicholas Ranch, on the Iliad, Odyssey, and Greek philosophers, was my first Road Scholar program. It was a big success -- lovely setting, interesting program presenters, wonderful participants, good food, and a great balance of activities. I recommend this program to anyone with an interest in the subject matter.

Don from Stockton, CA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 11/02/14 - 11/07/14
Excellent program regarding the contributions of the Greeks to Western thought, philosophy, and institutions. Greek food and a very peaceful and pleasant location also contributed to terrific experience. Highly recommended!

Rebecca from Seattle, WA Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 08/17/14 - 08/22/14
This was our first program. We went as family and it was all wonderful. I can't say enough good things. The setting beautiful, the program well paced, interesting and fun. The food was incredible. The people friendly, warm and enjoyable. I would recommend this to anyone and everyone. It has made me want to sign up for another program as soon as possible.

Louise from Tacoma, WA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 02/09/14 - 02/14/14
This is a really nice program both for learning about things Greek, and for exploring California in ways you might not otherwise experience.

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