Travel seminars

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The Savvy Traveler

Travel seminars Saturdays at 112 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds. Call 425-744-6076, 877-225-1994, or go to www. savvytraveleredmonds.com.

Italian for Travelers: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, July 31 to Aug. 28, $85.

Savvy Packing — From Cruising to Casual: 10 a.m. Aug. 23, $5.

Spain’s Camino de Santiago Walk: 10 a.m. Sept. 6.

Beauty of Nepal: 1 p.m. Sept. 6.

Turkey — Crossroads of Time and Culture: 10 a.m. Sept. 13.

Indochina — Cambodia, Laos &Vietnam: 1 p.m. Sept. 13.

Wild Isthmus of Costa Rica, Panama and Nicaragua: 10 a.m. Sept. 20.

Trekking Machu Pichu, Nepal &Camino de Santiago: 1 p.m. Sept. 20.

Global Family Travels: 10 a.m. Sept. 27.

Trekking Nepal — Ins &Outs of the Ups &Downs: 1 p.m. Sept. 27.

Rick Steves’ Europe

Hosts free travel classes at the Edmonds Theater, 415 Main St., Edmonds, or at Rick Steves’ Travel Center, 130 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds. Reservations recommended. Call 425-771-8303, ext. 298, or go to www.ricksteves.com.

European Travel Skills Q&A with Heather Locke: 6 to 7 p.m. July 10, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Czech Republic, Poland &Hungary with Ben Curtis: 10 to 11:30 a.m. July 12, Edmonds Theater.

Beginning Czech for Travelers with Silvie Opatrná Johanson: noon to 1:30 p.m. July 12, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Istanbul — Where East Meets West with Mary Ann Cameron: 6 p.m. July 17, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Venice, Florence &Rome with Colleen Schaffer: 10 a.m. July 19, Edmonds Theater.

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