April 25-May 3, 2014 (Sold Out: Wait list available by calling AHI, 800-323-7373)
Hosted by: Burkhard Henke, E. Craig Wall, Jr. Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, Professor of German
Cost: From $4,279 – including airfare and all taxes and fees. Pricing and itinerary subject to change. Operated by AHI, 800-323-7373
Journey along the waterways of Holland and Belgium aboard MS Amadeus Silver, a state-of-the-art river cruiser. Begin your adventure with an evening cruise through Amsterdam's picturesque canals. Stroll through an 80-acre floral display in Keukenhof Gardens. Enjoy a specially arranged presentation on the Dutch Masters. Admire several of the Dutch masterpieces at the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague. Explore Delft, where the great painter Vermeer was born; the city center is notable for its historic buildings and canals. Travel the renowned Zeeland coast and marvel at the Delta Works, a massive dam and engineering feat. Visit Bruges, a city laced with picturesque canals, and discover the unrivaled charm of Antwerp, one of Europe's leading art centers.
The MS Amadeus Silver offers stylish and comfortable accommodations and a river view from every cabin. Davidson joins groups from Emory, University of California-Davis, Centre College, Indiana and Wisconsin on the 125-passenger ship. This program includes all excursions, presentations offering insight into local history and culture, and an extensive meal plan featuring wine with dinner.