The Italian Language Program is pleased to present a new way to enjoy a life experience in Italy:
Course + Trip
(you can also just attend the course, or a few classes, or just enjoy the trip!)
Carrellata culturale: scienza, musica, arte, letteratura e politica del nord Italia.
The course: In our Bethesda location, you will enjoy a taste of these regions’ history, nature, art, literature, music, food and wine. The course will be in Italian for a Level C1-C2 (Advanced) students. Conversation and grammar review included.
The Instructor: Silvana De Luca is from Aqui Terme, a small city in Piedmont, famous for its thermal bath since Roman times. She is an instructor of Italian at the Foreign Service Institute, the language school of the Department of State, where currently she teaches American diplomats posted to Italy. After joining the Italian Cultural Society and serving in its Board of Directors, Silvana became involved with the Language Program at ICS for which she teaches a variety of courses.
When: Winter 2017, starting January, Thursdays, 6:30-8:30pm
Cost: $270 for the 20 hour course. Drop-in $35. Material provided by the Instructor.
Our trips to Veneto e Lombardia are organized by Italy and Golf
Trip to Lombardia detail: http://www.italianculturalsociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Lombardia-program.pdf
Day 1 – Saturday
Arrival in Milano – transfer to your hotel
Check in at your 4 stars hotel in Milano city center
2-hours orientation walking tour with private guide
Day 2 – Sunday
Full day tour of Milano with private guide, including the visit of Last Supper,
the Duomo and La Scala Theater
Day 3 – Monday
Visit to the art Museum in the morning and free afternoon
Day 4 – Tuesday
Transfer to Lake Maggiore, check in and visit to Stresa and Borromean Islands
Day 5 – Wednesday
Lake Maggiore by boat and panoramic train
Day 6 – Thursday
Transfer to Lake Como through Switzerland
Check in and rest of the day at your leisure
Day 7 – Friday
Full day tour of the lake with private guide and ferry
Day 8 – Saturday