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6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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.
Start of Program
Sep 21, 2014
Check-in begins at 2:00 pm. Please meet at the Ipswich Inn at 4:00 pm. You will be receiving a call from the RS Coordinator to let you know which Inn you have been assigned to.
You will be staying at the Ipswich B&B or Kaede B&B at Town Hill that night.
Location: Ipswich, MA
Nearest city or town: Ipswich
Nearest highway: Route 1A, Route 133, Route 1, Route 95
Nearest airport: Logan Airport, Boston

End of Program
Sep 26, 2014
Check-out by 11 am at the Essex St Inn.
You will be staying at the The Essex St Inn and Suites the night before.
Location: Newburyport
Type: Bed and Breakfast

Description: There are two bed and breakfasts used for this program. The Robert Jordan House Circa 1863 (aka the Ipswich Bed and Breakfast) is an extraordinary Victorian home with fine Italianate detail. It sits on nearly an acre of terraced perennial gardens with walkways through the property designed to create a tranquil atmosphere. All bedrooms have a private bath, TV., queen beds and air conditioning. All are recently renovated and beautifully decorated. Contact the Ipswich B&B at (978) 356-2431, or visit their website at www.ipswichbedbreakfast.com. The Kaede B&B at Town Hill was built in 1850 and formerly known as the Coburn House, the Kaede B&B is located in a nationally registered historic district overlooking Ipswich center. They are steps from the Choate Bridge, considered one of the oldest stone arch bridges in the country, and minutes from Crane Beach. Contact the Kaede B&B at Town Hill at (978) 356-8000, or visit their website at www.kaedebb.com.

Contact info:
2 East St or 16 North Main St
Ipswich, MA 01938 USA
phone: 978-356-2431 xor9783568000
Room amenities: Ipswich B&B- All rooms have a private bath, TV, queen beds and air conditioning. All are recently renovated and beautifully decorated. Kaede B&B- All rooms feature brass beds and comfortable mattresses, private baths, 5 have fireplaces (decorative only).

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: Call B&B for pricing/booking.
Please contact Ipswich Inn or Kaede B&B to book additional nights.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Inn

Description: The Essex Street Inn and Suites is a charming, historic Inn nestled on a tree-lined street in the heart of downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts.

Contact info:
7 Essex St
Newburyport, MA USA
phone: 978-465-3148
web: www.essexstreetinn.com/index.html

Room amenities: For the comfort and convenience of each guest, all rooms and suites feature private baths, high speed internet/wi-fi, air conditioning, satellite television, hair dryers, coffee pots, as well as other personal amenities that make each room truly your “home away from home”.

Facility amenities: The Essex Street Inn and Suites also has a cozy breakfast room, complete with fresh-brewed coffees and teas, homemade muffins and pastries, jams, and the morning paper!

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after: TBD
Please call the Road Scholar Boston Office for more details, 617-521-5373.

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips


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