The Olympic Spirit - History, Culture & Lifestyle
May 24 – June 6
From medicine to philosophy, Ancient Greece has led western civilization in ideas, ideals, and values defining the best of culture and evolution. Perhaps the most exciting of these influences can be seen in the Olympic Games and what they mean regarding life style, principles of life, community, and world peace.
Our unique program focuses on today’s ideals of sport & athletics representing the Olympic spirit which originated in Ancient Greece. Harmony of mind & body, safety & truce, faith & sacrifice concepts will be examined as we tour some of the most significant historical sites of Greece. At the same time, you will learn about the Greek sport industry of today, while experiencing Greek culture & lifestyle.