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Philadelphia and New York: A Cultural Cavalcade

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Program #21356RJ
8 Days | 7 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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.
Robert from Marietta, GA Number of programs attended: 19
Date attended: 11/06/14 - 11/13/14
If you enjoy the Food, Arts and Cultural activities in these two great cities, you'll love and appreciate this program for years to come.

Yolanda from Albuquerque, NM Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 09/11/14 - 09/18/14
The Philly/New York tour is a great tour combination because you can easily get a good overview of what each city has to offer. This combination is good because generally you can get the DC/New York tour option but we had already been to DC on our own and were interested in learning more about New York with another city option. Philly sites were more impressive than we had imagined. The Barnes collection in Philly was incredible. The train ride from Philly to New York was pleasant.

Susan from Lacey, WA Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 09/11/14 - 09/18/14
We jokingly called this trip a "working" vacation. Like advertised, there is lots of walking, especially in NYC. However, I wouldn't have missed a thing. We experienced places, events and restaurants that we wouldn't have found on our own.

Linda from Fredericksburg, VA Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/11/14 - 09/18/14
This program offered interesting museum visits and outstanding performances. Every guide and speaker had a passion for their topic that was contagious. Well organized, but flexible with free time to add to the program or rest as needed.

Joseph from Glenview, IL Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/11/14 - 09/18/14
This is a great program to be exposed to the cultures of two cities.

Barbara from Lafayette, CO Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 03/06/14 - 03/13/14
What a fantastic trip. I would go do it again! From art museums, to opera, to symphonies, and a Broadway show it's all here. The Barnes is a very special treat that permanently changed the way I see art. The lectures were so interesting and let me know what I'd be seeing and what to look for. The hotels were comfortable, clean and well located. The other travelers were interesting and are now new friends. You can't go wrong on this adventure.

Sue from Franklin, KY Number of programs attended: 12
Date attended: 03/06/14 - 03/13/14
Two cities that are both very interesting in different ways. It was a very good program and am very glad that I went.


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7 nights of accommodations
16 meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
3 Performances

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