Travel seminars

  • Friday, December 7, 2012 8:29pm
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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.

Europe 101 with Gene Openshaw: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 8, Edmonds Theater.

European Sleeps, Beyond Hotels and B&B’s with Kevin Williams: noon to 1:30 p.m. Dec. 8, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Scandinavia with Rich Earl: 6 to 7 p.m. Dec. 13, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Packing Light &Right with Ann Neel: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 15, Edmonds Theater.

Alpine Europe with Dave Hoerlein: noon to 1:30 p.m. Dec. 15, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

A Week in Cuba (legally!) with Ann Neel: 6 to 7 p.m. Dec. 20, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Rome with Keith Stickelmaier: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 22, Edmonds Theater.

Italy Q &A with Keith Stickelmaier: noon to 1:30 p.m. Dec. 22, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

The Photographer’s Eye with John Greengo: 6 to 7 p.m. Dec. 27, Rick Steves’ Travel Center.

Florence with Sarah Murdoch Howard: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 29, Edmonds Theater.

Venice with Matt Yglesias: noon to 1:30 p.m. Dec. 29, 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.

French For Travelers: 6 p.m. Jan. 10.

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