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Classical Music & Garden Cruise to Holland & Belgium
May 1, 2017 - May 11, 2017
A Springtime Journey by River Ship to Amsterdam, Ghent, Bruges, Arnhem, and Utrech
Join Dan and fellow garden lovers, history buffs and classical music enthusiasts to discover the quaint towns and colorful gardens of Holland and Belgium.
This exciting journey will be hosted by nationally known garden expert Dan Hinkley, opera singers Peter and Kathleen van de Graaff and Walter Carroll of New England Public Radio. Your river cruise begins in Amsterdam where you’ll see works by Rembrandt and Van Gogh, attend a concert at the Royal concertgebouw and spend a full morning on the grounds of the most beautiful spring garden in the world–Keukenhof! Visit the picturesque Belgian towns of Bruges and Ghent as well as Kinderdijk, the Netherlands’ iconic collection of 19 authentic windmills that is a Unesco World Heritage Site. In addition, history buffs will experience a captivating tour of the WWI trenches of Flanders and WWII Arnhem Battlefield of A Bridge Too Far fame.
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