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To fly or not to fly? The challenges of going green

In this article we wanted to share some research that has shaped our current position and helped us develop our approach to Responsible Travel.

Friday, 16th August 2019

Destination Specialist

Where to go for a summer school trip

5 reasons to consider these three destinations for your summer 2020… in pictures!

Wednesday, 3rd July 2019

Destination Specialist

DTWE Team Visit Iceland

Our team visited our most popular school trip destination to remind ourselves why, in Iceland, you have to #seeittobelieveit

Monday, 3rd June 2019

Destination Specialist

David Nieper Academy Discovers Norway

After receiving great feedback from Head of Humanities, Chris Ruddy, we asked him what had inspired him to choose Norway and how their trip played out...

Thursday, 16th May 2019

Destination Specialist

Experience Iceland – Classroom Ideas

How to use our new GIS video map - Experience Iceland

Thursday, 25th April 2019

Jo Coles

Carbon Storage

Scientists from Trinity College Dublin have been investigating the possibility that Mount Etna's ash can be used to reduce atmospheric carbon and reduce the impact of this greenhouse gas on climate change. With 38.2 billion tons of CO2 released annually, this could be an important breakthrough.

Tuesday, 9th April 2019

Jo Coles

Our favourite destinations for Easter 2020 (from £655pp)

What are our favourite destinations for the Easter holidays 2020?

Wednesday, 27th March 2019

Destination Specialist

The Women of Volcanoes

Hear from two renowned volcanologists about their journey and discover how this could be an excellent career choice for many of your young geographers

Thursday, 14th March 2019

Jo Coles

Nancy from Norway

What can students take from a trip to Norway? To find out, we asked our friend and colleague Norwegian Nancy.

Tuesday, 19th February 2019

Destination Specialist

China’s Solar Energy Boom

Datong County in northern China is the proud location of two giant pandas, made from thousands of solar panels!

Monday, 4th February 2019

Jo Coles

Our favourite destinations for Feb-March 2020 (from £535pp)

Visit the Azores, Iceland or Bay of Naples in February or March 2020 for an unforgettable, great value school trip!

Thursday, 24th January 2019

Destination Specialist

Using literature in the geography classroom: Iceland

How can geographers support their students to develop literacy skills? Jo Coles provides her advice and a range of classroom activities...

Friday, 21st December 2018

Jo Coles

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