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Introducing Italy’s ‘Big Three’ Volcanoes…

Italy is one of the most tectonically active areas in Europe and home to world famous volcanoes that have impacted its people, shaped the landscape, influenced economic activities and increased our understanding of volcanoes.

Wednesday, 4th December 2019

Destination Specialist

5 Videos On Urban Areas and Hot Spots In Iceland

99% of the country’s population live in urban areas, proving the popularity of Iceland’s dynamic cities and growing towns.

Wednesday, 4th December 2019

Destination Specialist

4 Videos On Glacial Features and Landforms In Iceland

It is impossible to ignore ‘Ice’ when looking at the Land of Ice and Fire. Approximately 11% of Iceland is covered by glaciers.

Friday, 22nd November 2019

Destination Specialist

Stories from October half term 2019

Our teachers feed back after our busiest departure period to date!

Friday, 15th November 2019

Destination Specialist

Our guide to spotting the northern lights in Iceland

How and where to see the northern lights on your next school trip to Iceland and how to make the most of your experience.

Thursday, 14th November 2019

Destination Specialist

Our 5 landscapes of Mallorca beyond the beach…

To give you an idea of what Mallorca offers beyond the beach here are our 5 favourite landscapes…

Tuesday, 24th September 2019

Destination Specialist

6 Reasons to Choose Mallorca for your Next School Trip

Mallorca may not always spring to mind when planning a school trip, but this little Spanish island really does tick all the boxes when it comes to adventure, sightseeing and a host of activities. To help inspire you, here are six reasons why we love Mallorca.

Tuesday, 24th September 2019

Destination Specialist

An insider’s guide to Montenegro’s National Parks

Did you know, Montenegro is home to five spectacular national parks?

Thursday, 5th September 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

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 - GIS 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

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