Greece Tour

University of Wisconsin - River Falls

Feb. 16, 1996

Greece Tour Set for May 31-June 16

By Penny Huntington
UW-RF News Bureau

The annual Greece tour sponsored by UW-River Falls, is scheduled for May 31 to June 16.

The tour highlights Athens' Acropolis, adjoining sites, and museums, Agamemnon's Mycenae, Epidaurus Theatre, Olympia, Delphi. It also includes an evening flight to Chania, Crete, to visit the Samaria Gorge, Minoan Palace at Knossos, and Heraklion. Those attending the tour will also see the three Aegean Isles: Santorini, Mykonos, and Delos. There will be many opportunities for individual "free time" activities. The tour will conclude with an evening in Zurich, Switzerland.

The cost of the tour is $2,925, including air fare from the Twin Cities to Athens and return, ground and air transportation in Greece, hotel (double occupancy), breakfast and all evening meals (except in Athens), tour guides, museums, and service fees. The tour is open to students and the public, and the fee is based on 25 participants.

Application deadline is April 5. For more information contact Nicholas Karolides, professor of English and tour leader, at 715/425-3366, or Randy Johnston, assistant professor of art, at 715/425-3367 or by fax at 715/425-3367.

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