Travel to the grand capitals of Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris and London. Visit the Anne Frank Home, the Eiffel Tower, the Mona Lisa, Normandy, and Big Ben. Experience the highlights, heritage, and treasures of Western Europe.
Western Europe Discovery is a jam-packed tour of England, France, Belgium and Holland. It's also an opportunity to explore the culture of Western Europe closeup -- its art, architecture, language, theater, culinary treats, and contemporary social trends. And along the way, you'll discover the how the world-changing ideas that originated in these European nations continue to shape our own lives. As a Jewish teen experience, this program is about understanding the history of Western Europe's Jewish community -- its origins, triumphs and sorrows. You'll visit centuries-old synagogues, spend an authentic Shabbat in London and Amsterdam, and also confront the legacy of the Holocaust at places like the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, the Vel' d'Hiv Roundup Memorial in Paris and at Fort Breendonk in Belgium.