A River Cruise through Provence
View the enchanting landscapes, glorious gardens, and historic cities of Burgundy and Provence on a cruise along the Saône and Rhône Rivers aboard the Amadeus Symphony, featuring visits to Avignon and the world-famous Côtes du Rhône wine region.
- Window into the Past: Tarbat Discovery Centre
- 5 "French" Things That Aren't Actually From France
- Klezmer in Kraków
- Imagining Life at Skara Brae
Arthur Kaplan has over 30 years of experience in the opera field, lecturing for major opera companies in this country and leading opera groups to France and Italy. In addition, Arthur has edited the San Francisco Opera Magazine, written numerous scholarly articles on opera, and has interviewed various opera personalities. Using his knowledge of the many aspects of the opera world, Arthur provides a series of presentations and informal commentary to complement performing arts tours. He has led Smithsonian Journeys opera tours to Santa Fe, New York, France, and Italy.