Flamenco & Fortresses: Spain’s Great River With Your Family

Experience the wonders of Spain as you dance Flamenco, explore a former royal palace and venture to an awesome bull farm, all while building lifelong memories with your grandchild.
Program No. 23610RJ
11 days
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At a Glance

What’s a great way for you and your family to experience Spain? Well that would be by the “great river,” of course! On an exciting learning adventure, sail down the Guadalquivir — or “great river” in Arabic — to explore Andalusia, the colorful Spanish region known for its fun Flamenco dancers, fearsome bulls and red-walled fortresses high in the hills. From feeling like royalty at magnificent castles to learning how to whip up tasty tapas, discover that Spain is anything but plain as you explore this amazing country together.
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Family Programs
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Share your love of learning with your family. These programs are designed for any combination of generations: grandparents, aunts, uncles, parents and children.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Dance the day away during a Flamenco dance lesson to truly feel like a local.
  • Venture to a jaw-dropping Andalusian Pueblo Blanco “white village” to learn about its mysterious myths and legends.
  • Explore a local "ganaderia" (a ranch where bulls are raised) to learn more about life in Spain and enjoy an exciting field trip to one of the most impressive bullrings in the country.
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Luis Troconis Garantón
Luis Troconis was born in Caracas in 1976 and moved to Madrid, Spain in 2006. Luis holds a degree in architecture and a master’s in urban planning from the Carlos III University in Madrid. He is also a qualified teacher of English as a foreign language. Luis’s true passion is travel and for the past five years he has been leading educational programs around Spain and Portugal, sharing his love of history, architecture and local culture.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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