Ideas for planning educational travel

Trip Ideas

This category contains inspirational posts with trip ideas for student group travel.

Mississippi itinerary: Immerse students in state culture

GRAMMY® Museum Mississippi, Cleveland, Miss.
Mississippi is home to a number of state-of-the-art museums, pristine parks and engaging learning centers. Students have multiple...

John Deere Pavilion aims to inspire innovators

Student group at John Deere Pavilion, Moline, Ill. Credit: John Deere & Company
Each year, hundreds of school groups visit the John Deere Pavilion in downtown Moline, Illinois. Through a series of state-of-the-art exhibits, students...

Letter from the editor: Planning for the future of student travel

Student travel
I distinctly remember the bright-pink cherry blossoms and invigorating sense of opportunity as we rolled into the District of Columbia. As only one...

Center stage: Performance venues embrace creativity and confidence

Blue Man Group
Theater, music or dance — above all, the performing arts revolve around creative expression. Whether portraying a character on...

Raymond ‘Bud’ Geissler: SYTA Youth Foundation chair talks travel funding

Student travel
Raymond “Bud” Geissler was a student tour owner and operator...

Fort Ticonderoga is the definition of destination education

Fort Ticonderoga
Set on 2,000 acres in rural northern New York, Fort Ticonderoga is a major cultural destination, with student group offerings as...

Paris perfect

Paris
As the intellectual, artistic and political capital of France, Paris holds remnants of the French Revolution and the Age of Enlightenment....

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
An exploration of human rights, environmental stewardship and history is on the agenda for this inspiring tour around Canada’s cultural cradle.

Philadelphia Pennsylvania itinerary

The Rocky Statue, Philadelphia, Pa.
From the signing of the Declaration of Independence to the founding of America’s first hospital, botanical garden, zoo,...

The Mark Twain House & Museum shares literary legacy

Mark Twain House
Students visiting Hartford, Connecticut, can jump into the pages of Mark Twain’s real-life story at his former home.