group travel

Sampling D.C.’s “Other” Museums

March 2, 2015

An “official” student tour of our Nation’s Capital has to include at least one Smithsonian museum. Standard itineraries feature the National Museum of American History, National Air and Space Museum and other great repositories on the National [...]

Subterranean Splendor: 8 Top Caverns

January 2, 2015

But to a new, environmentally aware generation, these spectacular underground chambers are seen as precious natural wonders…literally buried treasures. For student travel groups, a cave tour is educational as well as just plain fun. Many caves, in [...]

Ocala/Marion Combines Adventure with Elements of the Past

September 25, 2014

Ocala/Marion County, located smack-dab in the heart of Central Florida, features an abundance of sites and activities to suit any student group’s interests. The area consists of five historical towns—Belleview, Dunnellon, McIntosh, Ocala and [...]

Chicago Southland Scores High with Student Groups

April 1, 2014

Conveniently accessible throughout the Chicago area via Interstates 80, 90, 94, 294, 355, 55 and 57, the Chicago Southland is an ideal location for student groups. Videos Environmental Tourism Opportunities Five environmental learning centers in the [...]

Students Hit the Travel Jackpot in Las Vegas

March 17, 2014

As the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas offers much more than its renowned casinos and nightlife. This city has something for everyone, including student trips full of thrilling educational explorations of museums, historic sites [...]

Water Parks Remain a Top Attraction for Student Groups

February 7, 2014

In the sizzling summer heat, student groups can add water parks to their itinerary to cool their bodies down. Water slides and wave pools are not the only activities available because some water parks offer educational programs that allow students [...]

A Dozen Top Aquariums: More Than Just Fish

January 25, 2014

Offering students an in-depth educational experience, aquariums provide an up-close look at marine life and insight into animal preservation. But students will see more than fish—many aquariums are home to birds and mammals as well. Here is a [...]

See It Made: 10 Top Factory Tours

January 9, 2014

Of the thousands of factories in the U.S., a few stand out for their tours. Here are 10 winners: Ben and Jerry’s, Waterbury, Vermont Vermont is not only a place for gorgeous scenery, but also home of the Ben and Jerry’s factory. See how their [...]

View Our Top Student Group Adventure Pursuits for 2014

January 5, 2014

Whether your youth group contains adrenaline junkies, nature lovers or thrill seekers, the following sampling of adventure pursuits is sure to cover all the bases. From scuba diving to skiing, these activities are bound to keep students engaged and [...]

10 Top Theme Parks for Student Groups to Discover

December 1, 2013

Every student travel planner is aware of Disney World, Disneyland, Busch Gardens and Six Flags, but the U.S. abounds with other major theme parks worth a look. Though they offer a full day’s worth of fun and educational programs as well, these [...]

The Netherlands: A Mecca for Student Travelers

November 5, 2013

The Netherlands, known for its artists and lively cultural life, is an ideal location for student travelers. Offering flat landscapes dotted with windmills, the country is a popular tourist destination noteworthy for chocolate, cheese, porcelain [...]

History Comes to Life in Prince William & Manassas, VA

November 1, 2013

Leave the classroom behind and experience America’s history firsthand with a trip to Prince William & Manassas, Virginia. Located just 30 miles south of Washington D.C., Prince William and Manassas are home to two major Civil War battles, [...]

Gatlinburg: Gateway to Great Times

October 3, 2013

Gatlinburg, a city clinging to Tennessee’s eastern border, is no stranger to tourism. During peak season, people come by the thousands for the views, the food, and some old-school arts and crafts – not to mention Great Smoky Mountains National [...]
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