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Adventures Afloat: The Best of Britain: Celebrate Road Scholar’s 40th Anniversary Aboard the QM2

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Program #21748RJ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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.
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Espionage. The British monarchy. International diplomacy. It’s hard to think of a more “royal” way to celebrate Road Scholar’s 40th anniversary than by joining some of our top instructors for an iconic voyage aboard the QM2. With intelligence expert Nigel West, Royal Editor Robert Jobson, former Royal Protection Officer Ken Wharfe and diplomat Charles Anson, get the insider’s perspective on the British government, culture and much more on this fascinating journey from New York City to London!


Highlights

• Get an in-depth look at MI5 with intelligence expert Nigel West, and explore the role of spies in fiction and in politics.
• With Royal Editor Robert Jobson and former Royal Protection Officer Ken Wharfe, consider the lives of the new royal family in the 21st century.
• Join diplomat Charles Anson, former Press Secretary to Queen Elizabeth and Margaret Thatcher, as he talks about his career and his experience as a hostage in Iran.

Program Notes

This date is a special Road Scholar 40th anniversary celebration

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Minimal walking.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival New York City, 1 night; embark Queen Mary 2, 8 nights; disembark London (England), 2 nights; departure.

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Aug 18 — Aug 29, 2015 $3799  
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Special Offer: This date includes a special celebration of Road Scholar's 40th Anniversary!

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11 nights of accommodations
29 meals: 11 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 10 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures

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