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How to Speak ‘Volcano’

Jo Coles discusses the importance of using geographical language in the classroom and provides ideas on how to get your students speaking like geographers.

Tuesday, 4th September 2018

Jo Coles

Lessons Learned From The 2018 Exam Season

Jo Coles weighs in on what have we learned and how should this influence teaching this September.

Friday, 31st August 2018

Jo Coles

Iceland and Hawaii: A comparison exercise for your classroom

Classroom activities: comparing how the physical, social, economic and environmental effects differ in Hawaii and Iceland.

Friday, 1st June 2018

Jo Coles

The Azores or Iceland? Where you should visit next

Our Iceland travel specialists weigh in on how a school trip to The Azores compares to a trip Iceland...

Thursday, 26th April 2018

Destination Specialist

Teacher Tour Leader Guide to: Engaging students of different abilities

We asked our Teacher Tour Leaders for their advice, top tips and secret weapons that they swear by for the best school trips possible.

Friday, 16th March 2018

Destination Specialist

Monitoring Mount Oræfajokull

Blog and classroom activity on the monitoring of Mount Oraefajokull from Icelandic scientist, Ari Trausti Gudmundsson.

Thursday, 22nd February 2018

Destination Specialist

10 Air Travel Tips For Effortless School Trips

We asked former teachers and current group tour leaders for their advice on how to make your journey as smooth as possible, from Departures to Arrivals.

Wednesday, 14th February 2018

Destination Specialist

Over-tourism in Iceland – myths dispelled by the experts

Don't be put off Iceland. We'll tell you the facts about tourism in Iceland you need to know!

Friday, 10th November 2017

Destination Specialist

October Half Term Testimonials

Don't take our word for it, take theirs!

Friday, 3rd November 2017

Destination Specialist

Teacher Tales – 5 destinations in North East Iceland that took me back in time

Get a teacher's perspective on the North and East of Iceland and how it measures up as a school trip destination.

Wednesday, 1st November 2017

Destination Specialist

If you loved South Iceland, discover the North East

We've collected North and East equivalents to your favourite sights in the South West to prove there are just as many geographical wonders beyond the Golden Circle.

Friday, 30th June 2017

Destination Specialist

9 Foodie Favourites from our Italy itineraries

When in Rome, Naples or Sicily… eat!

Wednesday, 14th June 2017

Destination Specialist