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2009 STUDY TOURS AND CRUISES

INSIDE ITALY - NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EXPEDITIONS - MAY 13-23, 2009

INSIDE ITALY - NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EXPEDITIONS - SEPTEMBER 2-12, 2009

Pisa to Cinque Terre, Carrara, Lucca, Florence, Gargonza, Siena, Pienza, and Rome

My formal lectures on this tour included:

•The Golden Age of Siena and Its Architectural Masterpieces    
•From Florentia to Florence: Tracing the Shape of the City from Antiquity to      the  Present    
•Envisioning Rome as the Ancients Saw It





VILLAGE LIFE IN TUSCANY - SEPTEMBER 20-27, 2009
NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION -

Siena to Florence, San Gimignano, Montalcino, Sant'Antimo and Pisa

My formal lectures on this tour included:
•The Golden Age of Siena and Its Architectural Masterpieces    
•From Florentia to Florence: Tracing the Shape of the City from Antiquity       to the  Present    
•A Closer Look at San Gimignano's 14th-century Frescoes




MASTERS & MASTERPIECES OF 20TH & 21ST CENTURY ARCHITECTURE
SMITHSONIAN JOURNEYS & CELEBRITY CRUISES - NOVEMBER 5-19, 2009
Rome to Marseilles, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Cartagena,Canary Islands, to Miami, Florida

MASTERS & MASTERPIECES OF 20TH & 21ST CENTURY ARCHITECTURE -
SMITHSONIAN JOURNEYS & CELEBRITY CRUISES - NOVEMBER 29-DECEMBER 13, 2009
Rome to La Spezia, Italy;  Villefrance & Nice, France;  Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Cartagena, Spain;
Madeira, Portugal to Miami, Florida

                                 My on board presentations for these two cruises were:

                                •Masterpieces of Art Nouveau
                                •Masterpieces of Art Deco
                                •Early 20th-Century Masters of Architecture
                                •Late 20th-Century Masters of Architecture
                                •21st-Century Superstar Architects