Armchair Travel

March 2, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Julie Secord

Tuesdays at 1pm via Zoom. Join fellow travelers as we explore new destinations and reminisce about our favorite places. Contact us at 508-358-2990 or to sign up. You can participate by computer or by phone.

In March, we will virtually visit:

March 2: Machu Picchu and Cusco, Peru. Join guest host Janie Specter as she takes us on an unforgettable journey to Machu Picchu, the 15th century Inca citadel, located high in the Andes Mountains in the Cusco region of Peru.

March 9: Art Tour of the Netherlands with guest host Margaret Dergalis. We will visit museums in Amsterdam, Haarlem, The Hague and Delft. Learn about a master forger and how artists prepared their paints prior to the invention of the paint tube. Dutch artists from the Golden Age will be explored.

March 16: Amazing Adventures in Architecture with Susan Wagner. This month Susan takes us to the Hagia Sophia Holy Grand Mosque in Istanbul, then on to a tour of the Abu Dhabi Religious Complex.

March 23: “Pushing the Limits: The Story of Greek Sponge Diving.” We will begin by watching this video featuring Wayland’s Michael Kalafatas. Following the video, Michael will describe his journey back to Greece to discover his roots and will moderate a Q & A. Michael is the author of The Bellstone: The Greek Sponge Divers of the Aegean.

March 30: The Greek Isles: Following up on the program on Greek Sponge Diving, Shawna will share the beauty of the Greek Isles including Santorini, Mykonos, Crete and Rhodes in this encore presentation.


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