I've always loved to travel, and since I retired, I've discovered Elderhostel, er-- Road Scholar;
they include local experts and cover a broad range of interests.
Here are some that I have enjoyed.
Kayaking the Lewis and Clark Trail
on the Columbia River in 2003
Christmas in Guanajuato
Kayaking on Mt. Desert Isle
Appalachian Culture, The Mountain Retreat Center, Highlands, North Carolina
Nova Scotia and Cape Breton
Painting in Puebla, Oaxaca, Michoacan
Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Assisi and Hilltowns of Umbria
Hawaiian National Parks and Historic Sites 2004
Watercolor Painting in Sutton, Quebec, 2004
Cape Ann, 2005