Travel seminars

  • Friday, February 1, 2013 2:33pm
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Rick Steves’ Europe Through the Back Door: Hosts free travel classes most Saturdays at the Edmonds Theater, 415 Main St., Edmonds, or at Rick Steves’ Travel Center, 130 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds. Reservations are recommended. Call 425-771-8303, ext. 298, or go to www.ricksteves.com.

  • Packing Light &Right with Ann Neel: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 2, Edmonds Theater.
  • Scotland with Sarah Murdoch Howard: 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 7, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.
  • Mediterranean Cruise Ports with Cameron Hewitt: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 9, Edmonds Theater.
  • European Cruising 101 with Cameron Hewitt: 11 a.m. to noon Feb. 9, Edmonds Theater.
  • Northern European Cruise Ports with Cameron Hewitt: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 9, Edmonds Theater.
  • Reykjavik Highlights: 48 Hours In Iceland with Kevin Williams: 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 14, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.
  • Spain with Carlos Galvin: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 16, Edmonds Theater.
  • Beginning Spanish for Travelers with Rich Earl: noon to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 16, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.
  • Travel is Spiritual: Opening Up to What’s Already There with Morgan McKenna: 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 21, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

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.

  • Tigers and Palaces of India: 10 a.m. Feb. 2.
  • Volunteer Tourism: 1 p.m. Feb. 2.
  • Turkey-Crossroads of Civilization: 10 a.m. Feb. 9.
  • Papua New Guinea: The Last Frontier: 1 p.m. Feb. 9.
  • How to Find your Africa: 10 a.m. Feb. 16.
  • Burma: A Cultural Awakening: 1 p.m. Feb. 16.

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