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Middle East and Egypt

October 17 to 28, 2019

Emirates and Sultanates

INSIDE DUBAI, OMAN AND QATAR

Whether the world’s tallest tower, the only indoor ski slope in the Middle East or a palm tree-shaped housing
complex in the sea, Dubai’s is tops.

January 7 to 17, 2020

Persian Gulf

EXPERIENCE THE BEAUTY OF THREE ARAB COUNTRIES

Cruise aboard the modern, newly renovated Crystal Esprit from Oman to Qatar and the United Arab Emirates—three Arab countries that are striking in their diversity and dazzling in their blending of ancient and contemporary.

February 24 to March 9, 2020

Nile

GLORIES OF ANCIENT AND MODERN EGYPT

Travel with hBarton "Buzz" Thompson, '73, MBA '76, JD '76, to Egypt and enjoy exclusive tours with Stanford scholars at historical and cultural sites, including two of Cairo’s main mosques, Ibn Tulun and Sultan Hassan.

March 9 to 25, 2020

Iran

MOSQUES AND MONUMENTS OF PERSIA

Follow in the footsteps of scores of Stanford travelers who have delighted in uncovering the facts about this historically and culturally rich nation and also discovering how incredibly warm and welcoming its people are.

May 8 to May 22, 2020

Israel: Past and Present

EXPLORING THE HOLY LAND

Meet with Palestinians, Jewish settlers, local academics and journalists to hear various, often opposing opinions about current events and the future of this hotly contested land.

August 27 to September 9, 2020

Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia

THE CAUCASUS AT A CROSSROADS

Explore three of Europe’s oldest inhabited regions with faculty leader Abbas Milani. Along the way, we’ll also meet with rep-resentatives of local NGOs, journalists, students, entrepreneurs and religious leaders.

December 22, 2020, to January 3, 2021

Israel Family Seminar

SPECIALLY DESIGNED FOR FAMILIES WITH YOUNG ADULTS

Journey to the Holy Land with Stanford political scientist Martha Crenshaw on this trip designed specifically for families with post-high school children in their late teens or older.

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travelstudy@alumni.stanford.edu

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