Email: Mr. Hafker
MEETING FOR INTERESTED PARENTS/STUDENTS ON WEDNESDAY,
OCT. 23RD AT 6:30 P.M. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED.
Travel to Assisi, Rome, Siena, and Perugia this summer! AND receive a half credit elective--that's one semester in just 8 days.
June 26 - July 4, 2020
There is also the opportunity to earn 1 to 3 credits through the University of California, San Diego, upon our return.
Many highlights of the trip focus on places and events in the life of St. Francis, especially the Church of San Damiano and San Damiano crucifix, Santa Chiara Basilica (with the body of St. Clare), San Francesco Basilica (with Francis' tomb), Cathedral of San Rufino, Mt. Subasio, the castle Rocca Maggiore, St. Mary of the Angels Basilica (with the Little Portion chapel inside), and an afternoon in the medieval city of Perugia.
In Siena, we will visit the Basilico of San Francesco, Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, Piazza del Campo and Torre del Mangia, the Siena National Gallery, Church of San Domenico, and Santuario di Santa Caterina.
In Rome, we will visit St. Peter's, the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel, the Colosseum, the Roman Forum, the Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain, Piazza Navona, Villa Borghese Park, the Pantheon, and experience the famous Scavi tour.
See Mr. Hafker in the library classroom for more details.