Western Civilization

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Ελάτε! Περιπέτεια σας περιμένει! If you are interested in European history, philosophy, art, archeology, and mythology then prepare yourself for the ultimate academic adventure. It is nearly impossible to avoid the phrase “the trip of a lifetime” when thinking about our program itinerary. You’ll spend 6 nights each in Athens, Rome, Florence and Paris traveling and exploring alongside our staff of expert instructors, who specialize in European history from Ancient Greece to Revolutionary France. Just imagine, you will discuss Athenian daily life at the Ancient Agora right underneath the Acropolis in Athens, walk in Caesar’s footsteps in the Roman Forum, marvel at Michelangelo’s works in Florence’s Piazza della Signoria and contemplate Louis XIV’s idea of Absolutism while wandering in the gardens of Versailles.

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Amelia K.,
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This was your second summer with Abbey Road, what drew you to Abbey Road the first time and what made you decide to go again? I started Abbey Road the summer after I stopped going to summer camp and I was looking for something to do that would be both productive and fun. My mom found it online and she sent me the link and I thought it looked like a really fun and educational thing to do. When I first decided to do Abbey Road, I was deciding between the Nice and the Western Civilization program. I chose Nice first because I was taking French ...

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ABBEY ROAD MISSION IS TO PROVIDE QUALITY ACADEMIC SUMMER PROGRAMS THAT FACILITATE CROSS-CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING, PERSONAL GROWTH AND ACADEMIC ENRICHMENT.

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The staff at abbey road is comprised of outstanding professionals who treat teenagers with respect. they are leaders who have the ability to help these teenagers open their minds, stimulate their intellectual curiosity and, most importantly, allow them to feel comfortable with the language in which they are trying to become proficient.

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