Grannies à Gogo presents their impressive 2015 Travelogue season of four all-new destinations on four consecutive upcoming Friday mornings.
Join us as we travel vicariously to these exotic places! All presentations are at The People Place, 3402- 27th Avenue, Lower Level, at 10:00 am. Admission is $5 per travelogue payable at the door.
The itinerary includes:
January 23 – Japan – Beyond the Tourist Triangle of Tokyo, Kyoto and Nara – presented by Wayne Emde.
Having travelled extensively in Japan over the past eight years, he explores beyond the usual tourist stops and presents many unique places.
January 30 – The Baltic State: A Discovery Tour – presented by Linda Wills
Linda takes us to the proud sovereign states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. She notes that these countries have shared a history of conquests, foreign occupation, and struggles for independence, yet have preserved distinct cultural identities.
February 6 – Magical Myanmar, Myth or Reality? – presented by Audrey Pope
As Myanmar (formerly Burma) emerged from 40 years of isolation, Audrey was in one of the first tours allowed in. She shares her exotic fascination of this Buddhist country, and notes the many contradictions.
February 13 – Spain – a Glimpse of Yesterday and Today – presented by Gail Short
From El Molino in Andalusia she explores the Moorish palaces of the Alhambra, the ancient city of Cordoba, and the flair of Barcelona.