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Write, Travel, Transform: Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of Peru in culture
Write, Travel, Transform: Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of Peru
Join 7-time author Laura Davis for a transformative 15 day writing and yoga retreat to Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of Peru.
Peru

Writing As a Pathway Through Grief, Loss, Uncertainty and Change in culture
Writing As a Pathway Through Grief, Loss, Uncertainty and Change
A week living & writing with a supportive community at a gorgeous retreat center, using writing practice as a tool for growth, healing, transformation.
Bolinas, CA : Taos, NM

Cornell's Adult University Seminars and Study Programs in culture
Cornell's Adult University Seminars and Study Programs
Travel programs worldwide accompanied by Cornell University faculty, 4-week on-campus summer program of one-week seminars and workshops for adults and families. Ithaca, NY.
Newburyport, MA : Ithaca, NY : Richmond, VA : Can. Rockies, Great Plains & Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada : Galapagos Islands, Ecuador (... more)

American Museum of Natural History Expeditions in culture
American Museum of Natural History Expeditions
Designed for those who yearn for an in-depth educational experience, these special small-group tours are led by AMNH and other world-renowned scientists and educators.
Juneau, AK : Everglades, FL : MS : Antarctica : Australia : Botswana : Brazil : Patagonia, Chile : Silk Road & Yangtze River, China : Costa Rica (... more)