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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.
Catherine from Portland, OR Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 11/15/15 - 11/19/15
Very impressed with the experience and knowledge of the former US Foreign Service and their presentations to our group! Catherine Rudolf My 6th RS trip

Vincent from Rochester, NY Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 11/15/15 - 11/19/15
A chance to step into the world of US foreign service,along with bright participants and comfortable amenities.Voila!

Sandra from Miami, FL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/18/15 - 10/22/15
Very informative and made you think more about what is going on today politically and just in general.

Laurence from Doylestown, PA Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 10/18/15 - 10/22/15
An excellent, comprehensive program that will definitely stimulate and enhance your understanding about the world. I recommend it highly!

Sandra from Sewickley, PA Number of programs attended: 23
Date attended: 05/17/15 - 05/21/15
What a wonderful opportunity to meet current and former members of our foreign service and also fellow Road Scholar travelers, many of whom have visited some of the countries discussed.

Larry from Jasper, GA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 05/17/15 - 05/21/15
If you want to appreciate what your tax dollars are used for, come to this class. The FSO is incredible and so are their ambassadors. The lecturers are world class. You will come away with another perspective on US diplomacy.

Rosario from Maple Glen, PA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/12/14 - 10/16/14
This was an excellent and very informative program. All speakers seemed to be experts on their field and I left feeling I had gained a whole new perspective on the problems in the Middle East. I highly recommend it!

Phyllis from New York, NY Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 10/12/14 - 10/16/14
Anyone interested in international affairs will find this in-depth look at critical topics invaluable.

Marion from Yonkers, NY Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/12/14 - 10/16/14
the program was as advertised with knowledgeable instructors and up-to-date important information and perspective

Diane from West Windsor, NJ Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 10/12/14 - 10/16/14
Run, don't walk or hesitate to sign up for this program if you have any interest in what is happening in the world! This is program I will take again and again.

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4 nights of accommodations
11 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips


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