Travel seminars

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.

European Travel Festival with Rick Steves and his top travel teachers: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 3 at Edmonds Theater and Edmonds Center for the Arts.

Provence &Riviera with Michaelanne Jerome: 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 8, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Turkey with Mary Ann Cameron: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Nov. 10, Edmonds Theater.

Beginning Turkish for Travelers with Sureyya Gokeri: noon to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Best of Belgium &Holland with Ragen Van Sewell: 6 to 7 p.m. Nov. 15, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Sicily with Julie Coen: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Nov. 17, Edmonds Theater.

South Italy with Heidi Van Sewell: noon to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 17, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Spain with Reid Coen: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Nov. 24, Edmonds Theater.

Portugal with Rich Earl: noon to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 24, 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.

Land of the Maya, Belize and Guatemala: 10 a.m. Nov. 3.

Central &Southern Italy: 1 p.m. Nov. 3.

The Galapagos Islands: 10 a.m. Nov. 10.

Exploring Botswana: 1 p.m. Nov. 10.

Nepal: 10 a.m. Nov. 17.

Off the Beaten Track for Baby Boomers: 1 p.m. Nov. 17.

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