Lifelong Learning Through Travel
Our inaugural trip in September, a 14-day European river cruise Discovering the Romance of the Rhine & Mosel Rivers, is now closed. Thirty-threeOLLI@SCU members are looking forward to experiencing the pleasure of traveling with old and new friends on a leisurely cruise on two of Europe's most beautiful rivers.The Rhine and Mosel rivers are lined with some of Europe's oldest, steepest vineyards and punctuated by storybook castles and half-timbered villages.
You'll be invited to a post-trip reception to see our photos and get a first-hand report of what you can look forward to when you travel with OLLI@SCU members in 2015.
The Lifelong Learning Through Travel committee is working on an interesting and varied travel program for 2015.We're still confirming travel arrangements to Cuba, Turkey, and Provence, as well as a Magical Music on the Danube cruise from Budapest to Prague.
For a preview of two of these very different trips, please check out the links below.The details of our 2015 tours will be announced soon.
Click on this link to Tauck Tour's Danube River Cruise in 2014 http://www.tauck.com/tours/europe-tours/central-and-eastern-europe-tours/cruising-the-danube-river-rdm-2015.aspx and look at the featured video.We have reserved 25 places on this magical tour from Budapest to Prague in September 2015.You'll want to sign up as soon as this tour goes on sale.
For a very different experience, take a look atAHI's immersion trip to Aix-en-Provence:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kj4i6GzxbPc.This YouTube video highlights a 4 week trip.Our trip in April 2015 will be 21 days.We were only able to reserve 10 spaces on this "lifestyle" trip that combines independent living in an apartment, 12 hours of language instruction per week, lectures, day trips, optional cooking or painting lessons, occasional meals with the group, and lots of time to explore Provence on your own.You might even want to hop on the TGV for a weekend getaway to Paris or Nice once you're comfortable with your French!