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ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA

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Program #20429RJ
6 Days | 5 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.
Elaine from Bethesda, MD Number of programs attended: 18
Date attended: 04/12/15 - 04/17/15
If you haven't visited St. Pete for ages, you're in for a pleasant surprise. The Dali museum is a must see and if you can get Adele as your docent you'll be in excellent hands. Restaurants are quite good and the glass art at the Chihuly museum is a must see. With Kai Warren as your guide you'll look at St.Pete buildings in a whole new light - including the old Post Office. The Fine Arts Museum has a wonderful collection and I never got the feeling that I was being followed around by security guards. The Holocaust Museum is worth visit as well. If you're a baseball fan, there's "The Trop" - Tropicana Field - where tickets are usually available on short notice. Note: It's an indoor field--that Florida sun can be awfully hot! The "Looper" trolley will take seniors around for a mere $.25--be sure to take it at night as well but operates late only on weekends.The Pier is closed but plans are in the works for renovating the deteriorating pier, and eventually to build a new building at the end - perhaps similar to the inverted pyramid that exists today which people like.

Milly from Burnsville, MN Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 02/22/15 - 02/27/15
This was my ninth Road Scholar and I consider it one of the top three!!!

Karen from Indiana, PA Number of programs attended: 239
Date attended: 01/25/15 - 01/30/15
My husband and I are fond of "Signature Cities" and this ranks with the best. Evelyn Moorefield is an outstanding leader, our hotel was conveniently located within walking distance to major attractions, and we enjoyed all aspects of the program.

Carol from Boynton Beach, FL Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 04/06/14 - 04/11/14
St. Petersburg, Fl is an interesting and charming city with great weather.

David from Haines City, FL Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 04/06/14 - 04/11/14
A wonderful experience,

Marilyn from Haines City, FL Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 04/06/14 - 04/11/14
St Petersberg is revitalized, the downtown is full of interesting shops, movies,world class museums, trolley and so easy to navigate. It is a wonderful signature city.


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