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International Women’s Day 2020

The theme for IWD2020 is #EachForEqual with the focus that an equal world is an enabled world, and with gender equality throughout all walks of life being the aim.

Friday, 6th March 2020

Jo Coles

An experts’ guide to getting school trip numbers!

Our colleague Richard from the Es Pla Education Centre has shared his expertise on what to do if your trip numbers aren’t what you hoped they would be.

Wednesday, 26th February 2020

Destination Specialist

Is Iceland on the brink of another volcanic eruption?

You may have spotted on the news various reports from Iceland regarding potential magma accumulation and an associated risk of volcanic activity.

Wednesday, 29th January 2020

Jo Coles

The Earthshot Prize

The Earthshot Prize is a new award that was applauded by Sir David Attenborough as the ‘most prestigious environmental prize in history’, in the hopes of inspiring and encouraging innovative new solutions to tackling the challenges of a changing climate.

Wednesday, 15th January 2020

Jo Coles

Top 5 Responsible School Trip Destinations

Get inspired with these 5 itineraries designed to engage your students with environmental issues in some of our favourite destinations.

Monday, 6th January 2020

Destination Specialist

#1 Ultimate Ecotourism in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is home to 22 national parks that cover 26% of the land, protected beaches, 5% of the world’s biodiversity and produces 99% of its energy from renewable sources.

Monday, 6th January 2020

Destination Specialist

#2 Low Carbon Footprint in Norway

Norway is one of the world’s shining examples of green living. This itinerary is designed to keep each student’s carbon footprint as low as possible; ditching the coach for the great Norwegian outdoors!

Monday, 6th January 2020

Destination Specialist

#3 Critical Thinking in Iceland

Iceland provides students with a unique opportunity to discuss modern environmental issues and case studies in a remarkable setting.

Monday, 6th January 2020

Destination Specialist

#4 Developing Sustainability in Mallorca

How does an area which relies heavily on tourism implement sustainable practices?

Monday, 6th January 2020

Destination Specialist

#5 Energy in the Azores

A school trip the Azores promises students a chance to get back to nature, engage with local culture and see raw geography up close and personal.

Monday, 6th January 2020

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

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