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Pre-trip: Greece: Olympia, Nafplion, Athens
Post-trip: Turkey: Ankara, Cappadocia
Countries: 2
Cities: 16
7 nights aboard our privately owned 50-passenger m/v athena or m/v arethusa
Average Group Size: 22 Travelers
Trip Itinerary

Immerse yourself in the myths, beauty, history, and welcoming cultures of the Aegean Sea.

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Ephesus July 2018 Submitted by Benjamin Lee, 7-time traveler from Alameda, California

Witness the white marble ruins of Ephesus—one of the best-preserved ancient Greco-Roman cities in the world—in this video captured by traveler Benjamin L.

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Smart Travels with Rudy Maxa: Classical Europe

Emmy award-winning travel expert Rudy Maxa takes you back to where western civilization all began in ancient Greece and Rome.

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Trip Experience

Watch travelers explore the natural wonders on display in Naxos, Greece—and sample some of its locally made liqueur.

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Earth Diaries: Santorini

From black-sand beaches to Cycladic architecture, learn about the unique landscape and culture of Santorini.

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The Aegean Islands, Athens & Istanbul

89% of travelers rated this trip excellent

The overall traveler excellence rating is based on the results of post trip surveys completed by travelers who have taken this trip. Travelers can choose to rate their experience “excellent,” “good,” “fair,” and “poor;” this percentage indicates how many travelers rated their experience “excellent.” More than 70% of travelers complete this survey after returning from their trip. Travelers rate excellence across their entire travel experience, focusing on the two categories below:

  • Trip Experience Leader: 94% of travelers rated their Trip Experience Leader “excellent,” citing his or her facilitation of people-to-people interactions, communication skills, and overall performance.
  • Learning & Discovery: 89% of travelers rated the learning and discovery activities on this adventure “excellent,” citing its authentic cultural experiences and controversial conversations.
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