Lifelong Exploring Programs

We’re excited to announce our brand new Lifelong Exploring Open To All Programs! 

These programs will allow anyone with a thirst for knowledge and culture to take educational trips around the world. Whether you’re a student, already graduated, or even retired you can sign up and take part in any of the listed programs below.

Study Abroad Association will provide its travelers with maximum security and assistance, just as in our regular faculty-led programs.

Take a look at our new destinations! From Tokyo to Athens and from Santo Domingo to Rome, SAA is committed to making educational travel accessible to all.

Available Destinations

– Dominican Republic: Service Learning

– Italy: Art, History & Humanities

– Greece: History & Mythology

– Costa Rica: Nature & Biology

– Japan: Humanities

Costa Rica: Nature and Biology

  • El Salto Local Waterfalls
  • Arenal National Park Naturalist Tour
  • Maleku Tribe Experience
  • Tenorio National Park
  • Rio Celeste – Naturalist Tour
  • Rincon de La Vieja National Park
  • Visit the Pacific Coast Beach
  • Palo Verde National Park & Boat Tour

Italy: Art, History & Humanities

  • Colosseum & Forum
  • Galleria dell’Accademia
  • Gelateria Fassi Tour & Tasting
  • Uffizi Gallery
  • Vatican Museum & St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tours

Greece: History & Mythology

  • Acropolis Museum & Archeological Site
  • National Archeological Museum
  • Temple of Zeus
  • Ancient Agora
  • Excursion to Sounion and Delphi
  •  Temple of Poseidon
  •  Hadrian’s Arch and Ancient Agora
  •  Academy of Athens Tour
  • Olympic Stadium
  •  Greek Cooking Class & Tasting Menu

Japan: Asian Humanities

  • University of Tokyo Visit 
  • Edo Tokyo Museum
  • Day Trip to Nara
  • Senso-ji Shrine
  • Bamboo Forest
  • Tea Ceremony
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site – Nijo Castle
  • Golden Pavilion

Dominican Republic:  Service Learning

  •  Service Learning Project
  •  Leadership Community Project
  •  Leadership Seminars
  • Historical Walking Tour of Santo Domingo
  •  Boca Chica Excursion
  •  Eco-Tours
  •  Guanin Community Center
  •  Samana Ziplining Adventure