May 2-10, 2018
Whet your appetite for Italy’s southern region during this seven-night program in Apulia. From your base in Polignano a Mare, explore the fascinating architecture, alluring villages and craggy coastlines of this renowned destination. Experience Bari, a vibrant, storied seaport with a charming Old Town. View Lecce’s Roman amphitheater, and admire Ostuni’s intricate, alabaster facades. Visit Trani, the Pearl of Apulia; sample freshly pressed oils at an olive mill; and interact with locals during an open-forum discussion. Travel through the countryside to see Alberobello’s conical trulli dwellings, and follow lanes bordered with unique cummerse in Locorotondo. Visit the sassi districts of Matera, the 2019 European Capital of Culture and learn about the region’s dramatic history. Local guides and expert speakers provide insight during included excursions and interactive talks. This Alumni Campus Abroad program features first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan including wine with dinner. For solo travelers, there is no single supplement.
Priced from $2,845
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