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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

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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

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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

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

Why You Should Visit West Iceland

A day or two in the West fits in nicely to a 5 day itinerary including the Golden Circle highlights so you don’t have to choose between them.

Tuesday, 13th November 2018

Destination Specialist

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

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Monitoring Mount Oræfajokull

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

Thursday, 22nd February 2018

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Forests, fjords, fish guts… what to expect on your Norway adventure

Look no further than Norway for an exciting trip that will teach your students future skills, learn how to work as a team and boost their confidence.

Wednesday, 22nd March 2017

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Finding school trip accommodation as Iceland’s popularity grows

Iceland has become an increasingly fashionable destination over the past few years, but how does this affect you and your students' trips?

Monday, 13th March 2017

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February half term trips: What teachers had to say

The following testimonials were collected from trips in early 2017

Tuesday, 7th March 2017

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