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May 2 to 10, 2021

St. Petersburg

RUSSIA'S IMPERIAL CAPITAL

Visit several of St. Petersburg’s most iconic edifices, such as the Peter and Paul Fortress, the Peterhof Palace and the ornate Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, while Professor Norman Naimark, ‘68, PhD ‘72, provides insights on Russia’s history. 

May 6 to 15, 2021

Western Australia by Air

VOYAGE IN THE LAND DOWN UNDER

Travel aboard our privately chartered SAAB 340 aircraft from Perth to Darwin exploring Western Australia’s far-flung, lesser-known destinations. 

May 7 to 17, 2021

Ireland Walk

A JAUNT THROUGH THE EMERALD ISLE

Explore the Emerald Isles with literary scholar Charlie Junkerman on a stroll across undulating woodland, through colorful towns and along craggy coastlines.

May 12 to 26, 2021

Mountains of Japan

SPRINGTIME IN THE JAPAN ALPS

Consider both past and present—from Kanazawa’s feudal past at its 16th-century castle, to its ultra-modern 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art—and gain insights from international policy scholar Daniel Sneider.

May 24 to June 5, 2021

Atlantic Coast of Europe

ABOARD THE SEA CLOUD SPIRIT

Spend two nights in San Sebastian before boarding the brand-new three-masted Sea Cloud Spirit for a cruise along the coasts of France and Spain with history professor Carolyn Lougee, ending with two nights in glorious Paris.

May 27 to June 24, 2021

Aix-en-Provence Sabbatical

A MONTH IN THE SOUTH OF FRANCE

Always dreamed of immersing yourself in French culture? Now’s the time! Spend an entire month speaking, eating, and living à la française in beautiful, sun-drenched Provence. 

June 9 to 18, 2021

Berlin Seminar

AN INSIDER'S LOOK

Designed with passionate scholars in mind, examine Prussian culture, Weimar-era decadence, World War II, the Cold War and reunification in Berlin during an up-close exploration of this storied European capital with history professor Jim Sheehan, ‘58.

June 15 to 26, 2021

West Coast of Turkey

ISTANBUL AND THE TURQUOISE COAST

Learn about the people, culture and politics of this often misunderstood country from faculty leader Abbas Milani and local experts. 

June 20 to July 2, 2021

Scandinavia

SUMMER IN SWEDEN, DENMARK AND NORWAY

Accompanied by Professor Amir Weiner, explore Sweden, Denmark and Norway by ferry and rail—modes of transport uniquely suited to Scandinavia’s mountains, fjords and coastlines. 

June 21 to 28, 2021

Croatia Family Adventure

TREASURES ALONG THE ADRIATIC

Step back in time and explore medieval castles and Roman fortresses, including the Klis Fortress near the city of Split, used as a set on Game of Thrones and where we partake in a sword-and-archery class.

June 22 to 30, 2021

Southern Italy and Sicily

FROM NAPLES TO VALLETTA ABOARD LE PONANT

Spend a day in Naples and the historic excavation of Pompeii, before setting sail on the newly refurbished yacht Le Ponant toward Amalfi, Lipari and Sicily, learning from Professor Elaine Treharne along the way.

June 24 to July 6, 2021

Slovenia and Croatia

FEATURING SEVEN NIGHTS ABOARD THE QUEEN ELEGANZA

Join faculty leader Roberto D'Alimonte as we sail leisurely down the Croatian coast from Rovinj to Dubrovnik aboard the 18-cabin yacht, Queen Eleganza, calling at more than half a dozen unique and charming port towns.

June 25 to July 8, 2021

Grand European Rail Journey

FROM LONDON TO MILAN

Accompanied by faculty leader and food historian Scott Pearson, travel by some of the most famous modes of European transportation through four countries and seven cities, delighting in each region’s food, wine, art and architecture. 

July 7 to 15, 2021

Canadian Heli-hiking Family Seminar

PEAKS AND GLACIERS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA

Head to the Purcell Mountains with Professor Rob Dunbar for an action-packed adventure specifically for families with adult children ages 18 and older. 

July 9 to 16, 2021

England Coast to Coast Hike

A WALK ACROSS NORTHERN ENGLAND

Hike across England with faculty leader Linda Paulson and trail expert Peter Watson, starting in the lovely Lake District on the coast of the Irish Sea and ending at Robin Hood’s Bay on the edge of the North Sea. 

July 10 to 20, 2021

Galapagos Family Adventure

TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE

Cruise among the “enchanted isles” aboard the MV Legend, chartered exclusively for Stanford families and ideally suited for exploring the Galápagos chain.

July 19 to 25, 2021

Alaska Family Adventure

GLACIERS, WHALES AND BEARS, OH MY!

Discover the wonders of Alaska’s Inside Passage alongside Professor Franklin “Lynn” Orr, ’69, a team of Young Explorer leaders and multiple generations of fellow Stanford families.

July 21 to 29, 2021

Galapagos Expedition

UP CLOSE WITH NATURE

Marvel at the unique biodiversity of the Galápagos Islands and explore one of the world’s only destinations where humans can venture within a few feet of wild animals in their natural habitat. 

August 16 to 30, 2021

Southern Africa

WITH THREE NIGHTS ABOARD ROVOS RAIL

Journey through South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe and enjoy three luxurious nights at Cape Town’s Mount Nelson Hotel and aboard the Edwardian-style train, Rovos Rail.

August 23 to September 4, 2021

Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia

JOURNEY THROUGH THE CAUCASUS

Travel to the crossroads of Europe, the Middle East and Asia with faculty leader Abbas Milani. Along the way, we’ll also meet with representatives of local NGOs, journalists, students, entrepreneurs and religious leaders. 

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