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February 22 to March 7, 2022

Nile

GLORIES OF ANCIENT AND MODERN EGYPT

Explore Egypt’s historical and cultural riches with exclusive tours of its temples, tombs, mystifying pyramids and great cities, including sites not open to the public. 

March 2 to 15, 2022

Patagonia Expedition

JOURNEY TO THE END OF THE EARTH

WIth faculty leader Stephan Graham, journey to South America's southernmost region and revel in the array of stunning landscapes--towering mountain ranges, massive glacier fields, sapphire and aquamarine lakes and rugged coastlines populated by elephant seals and Magellanic penguins.

March 11 to 18, 2022

Following King

ATLANTA TO MEMPHIS: A LIFE INSPIRED

Travel with Professor Clayborne Carson, selected by Coretta Scott King to edit her late husband’s papers and founder of Stanford’s King Research and Education Institute.

March 16 to 29, 2022

Emirates and Sultanates

INSIDE THE UAE, OMAN AND QATAR

With history professor Jim Sheehan, ’58, explore the city-states of the United Arab Emirates, the Sultanate of Oman and the State of Qatar—closed to Westerners for many years and awash in a striking mosaic of contrasts.

March 19 to April 1, 2022

Kingdom of Morocco

FROM THE SAHARA TO THE SEA

Discover the cultural, religious and geographical diversity of Morocco as we journey from Marrakech, where snake charmers and magicians still ply their ancient arts, to the seaside town of Essaouira, known for its fishermen’s blue boats, and then on to the colorful capital city of Rabat with its historic edifices.

March 29 to April 8, 2022

Ireland: Food, Culture and Politics

JOURNEY THROUGH THE EMERALD ISLE

With Professor Scott Pearson, delve into Ireland’s storied past, from prehistoric passage tombs to the Troubles that once plagued Belfast and Northern Ireland, and hear from local experts about the impacts of Brexit today. 

April 2 to 30, 2022

Florence Sabbatical

A MONTH IN THE CRADLE OF THE RENAISSANCE

Ever dreamed about spending an entire month in Florence, heart and soul of the Renaissance? Now’s the time! Dive headlong into Florentine life, language and culture during this four-week stay in beautiful Firenze.

April 8 to 17, 2022

Cruising the Danube

ABOARD THE CRYSTAL RAVEL

Join Ambassador Steven Pifer for two nights in Berlin and seven nights aboard the elegant six-star riverboat Crystal Ravel as we make our way from the Bavarian town of Vilshofen along the Danube River to Budapest.

April 14 to 23, 2022

Peru

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE INCA

Follow archaeologist and anthropology professor John Rick as you hike among some of Peru’s most enigmatic ruins and learn about the ancient civilizations that created them.

April 19 to 28, 2022

Dutch Waterways

MASTERPIECES OF ART AND NATURE

Journey through the idyllic countryside that inspired a genre and a generation of Dutch and Flemish masters with art history professor Alexander Nemerov.

May 2 to 10, 2022

St. Petersburg

RUSSIA'S IMPERIAL CAPITAL

Visit several of St. Petersburg’s most iconic edifices, such as the Peter and Paul Fortress, the Peterhof Palace and the ornate Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, while Professor Norman Naimark, '68, MA '68, PhD '72, provides insights on Russia’s history. 

May 2 to 12, 2022

Ireland Walk

A JAUNT THROUGH THE EMERALD ISLE

Explore the Emerald Isles with literary scholar Charlie Junkerman andtrail expert Peter Watson on a walk through undulating woodland, past colorful towns and along craggy coastlines.

May 9 to 19, 2022

New Zealand

MAGNIFICIENT MOUNTAINS AND LUMINOUS LAKES

Flying aboard our private SAAB 340 for four legs of our trip lets us eliminate some long drives and maximize our time exploring South and North Islands’ natural treasures.

May 9 to 21, 2022

Tunisia

FROM CARTHAGE TO THE JASMINE REVOLUTION

On this in-depth exploration of Tunisia, visit a total of seven UNESCO World Heritage sites, covering the Phoenician, Roman and Islamic periods.

May 10 to 24, 2022

Central Asia & the Caucasus

WHERE OLD TRADITIONS ABOUND

With former ambassador to Russia and political science professor Michael McFaul, journey from Uzbekistan, across the Caspian Sea to Azerbaijan, and into the mountains of Georgia and Armenia.

May 12 to 26, 2022

Mountains of Japan

SPRINGTIME IN THE JAPAN ALPS

Consider both past and present—from Kanazawa’s feudal past at its 16th-century castle, to its ultra-modern 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art—and gain insights from international policy scholar Daniel Sneider.

May 23 to June 4, 2022

Atlantic Coast of Europe

VOYAGE FROM BILBAO TO NORMANDY

Spend two nights in San Sebastian, Spain, before boarding the brand-new three-masted Sea Cloud Spirit for a cruise along the coasts of France and Spain with history professor Carolyn Lougee, ending with two nights in glorious Paris.

June 8 to 21, 2022

Camino de Santiago Walk

A PILGRIMAGE IN NORTHERN SPAIN

Join religious studies senior lecturer Barbara Pitkin and trail expert Peter Watson to traverse northern Spain on foot, following the Way of Saint James to Santiago de Compostela, as revered today by its walkers as it was by pilgrims in the Middle Ages.

June 14 to 26, 2022

Turkey

ISTANBUL AND OTHERWORLDLY CAPPADOCIA

Experience the highlights of Turkey, from archaeological monuments to architectural masterpieces and pristine beaches, with political sociologist Ayca Alemdaroglu.

June 17 to 25, 2022

Alaska's Inside Passage

GLACIERS, GRIZZLIES AND HUMPBACK WHALES

Cruise pristine bays and magnificent sounds aboard the 27-cabin MV Admiralty Dream—the perfect size for engaging with nature in a way that larger ships cannot.

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