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As a representative of United States, Sarah will unite with other young adults and help create the peaceful world! Thank you!

Sarah has been selected as a delegate for the Ambassador program to represent the United States. People to People was created by Dwight D Eisenhower to unit the young minds and learn other cultures to create a more unified and peaceful world. The group was selected from nominations from educators. Upon being interviewed, Sarah was selected. She is attending the trip to Europe. The trip includes:

Classics of Europe
DESTINATION(S): ITALY, FRANCE, AND ENGLAND
DURATION: 20 DAYS
AUDIENCE: Grades 9th - 12th

London, England

•Learn about the attempt to steal the crown jewels, the execution of Anne Boleyn, and the phantom bear while walking the storied grounds of the Tower of London.
•Have an exclusive chat with a current or former Parliament or Cabinet member—and get the inside scoop on international politics.
•Be a part of a classic element of British culture by witnessing the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace.
•Get a bird’s-eye view of one of the world’s most famous cities from the world’s largest Ferris wheel, the London Eye.
•See some of the best theatre in the world at Britain’s famed West End.
•Travel to France on an overnight ferry.
Caen, France
•Be welcomed as an Ambassador by a local mayor.
•Walk in the footsteps of World War II heroes as you visit the beaches at Normandy and learn about the historic D-Day landing.
•Honor those heroes at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial.

Paris, France

•See in person the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, and many more of the world’s most treasured pieces at the Louvre Museum..
•Walk in the footsteps of Vincent Van Gogh and Pablo Picasso as you explore the bohemian life of the vibrant Montmartre district.
•Taste the gamut of French food, including famous local delicacies, and compare to the American cuisine served in the Hard Rock Café Paris.
•See yourself in Versailles’ famous Hall of Mirrors and explore its expansive, lush gardens as you visit the former home of French royalty.
•Stand under the soaring arches of the Arc de Triomphe, and wander the specialty shops of the luxurious Champs-Elysées.
•Look down on the City of Light from more than 1,000 feet up—at the top of the Eiffel Tower.
Lyon, France
•Get the secrets of one of France’s most famous treasures—its perfume— when you are guided through a French perfumery.
Cote d’Azur, France
•Take some time for yourself and stroll along one of Nice’s famous beaches, a luxury vacation destination for generations.
•Be a star on the red carpet in Cannes, home to the famous international film festival.
•Learn about the intriguing history of royal Monaco, the world’s second-smallest country.
Mediterranean Coast, Italy
•Ramble through picturesque Tuscany on your way to Florence.

Florence, Italy

•Experience Italian ruins like never before—by rappelling down a castle wall with experienced outdoor instructors.
•Visit the birthplace of the Renaissance, and see the art and architecture that inspired Western culture.
•Get up close and personal with one of the world’s most famous sculptures by visiting Michelangelo’s David in the
Accademia Gallery.
•Peruse the luxurious jewelry shops and art galleries of the famous Ponte Vecchio Bridge.
•Learn about the realities of daily Italian life by speaking with a church or political official.
•See the Square of Miracles, home to the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa.
•Give back to the local community by helping preserve the unique species in a community park.
•Learn to cook an Italian delicacy under the guidance of a professional chef.

Rome, Italy

•Visit the smallest country—with one of the most beautiful art collections—in the world by stopping by the home of the Pope, the Vatican and its Sistine Chapel.
•Visit the ancient roots of Western civilization by stepping into the Roman Colosseum.
•Follow in the footsteps of emperors as you meander through the ancient ruins of the Roman Forum.
•Toss a coin into the legendary Trevi Fountain, and, according to legend, ensure that you’ll return to Rome

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