Toledo students see the major sites in Toledo, Madrid, Segovia, Alcalá de Henares (Fall), Ruta del Quijote (Spring/Summer), and El Escorial on this guided visit through culturally rich and significant cities.
Dalí, His Work and the Landscape that Inspired Him
A visit to Dalí’s hometown and museum to gain a deeper understanding of the artist. At Cadaqués and Portlligat you’ll see the wild, rugged coastline that inspired Dalí since childhood.
Guided Exploration of Alhambra
So close, but so different. Visit fascinating places, learn their history and culture, and meet the people. Speak with muslims to learn about Islam, women's issues, dating practices, hip-hop and more in this changing, yet traditional country. Excursion included for semester Granada students and available as an option for Toledo program students.
The Museum of Exile and Colliure. Last steps of Antonio Machado.
Following the last steps to the Exile of the well-known Spanish Poet, Antonio Machado, this day-long trip takes you to the Spanish-French border, an area of great significance in the Spanish Civil War. You’ll visit the Museum of Exile and the beautiful French cost village of Colliure. (spring and fall students only)
Gincana (Treasure Hunt) in Granada and Barcelona
A fun activity to get you know the cities of Barcelona and Granada and their secrets.
Exploring the Roots of Catalunya
In this onsite study to Vic, a typical Catalan town, you’ll explore Catalan arts, lifestyle and fine Catalan cuisine – all directly linked to your Compared Nationalism course. (spring and fall students only)