Five D.C. Sites That Are Rich in African American History

Washington D.C. is home to beloved museums and memorials that keep important American moments close to hearts and minds. The National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opened in 2016, in a ceremony presided over by President Barack Obama, is a meaningful addition to the city. Sti... Read More

Historic Boston

New Program Spotlight: Boston – East Coast STEM

Boston is famous worldwide for its role in advancing America’s revolution…but you know what else Boston is famous for? Advancing science at some of the world’s best institutions! Our new Boston STEM trip highlights include visiting the MIT Nuclear Reactor Lab, StageOne Robotics and Coding Heli... Read More

New Program Spotlight: New York City – East Coast STEM

New York City is famous for having something for just about everyone – and that’s why we’ve introduced new trips that approach America’s largest city with a focus on STEM.  This tour offers the best of, well, ALL, worlds by combining all the NYC highlights with science-packed visits like th... Read More

Bridge Les Invalides Paris France

Interesting Facts About Paris, Part Deux

Ahhh, Paris, the City of Light and the City of Love. There are so many interesting facts about the bucket-list city, we compiled another list to go along with our original 10 Interesting Facts About Paris post. The Louvre is considered the most popular museum in the world, welcoming nine million vis... Read More

Literary Tour to Ireland and Scotland - Literary Landscapes and Inspirations

7 Interesting Facts about Ireland

Ireland is known as the Emerald Isle of its famously lush greenery and rolling hills. But it is rich in culture you can’t see as well, with an incredible history of literature, music, and art, and some very interesting and quirky history! Here are seven interesting facts about Ireland. The Tit... Read More

Dubrovnik-Croatia

7 Interesting Facts About Croatia

Croatia may be known for brutal war battles (hello Game of Thrones!) and medieval architecture, but this beautiful coastal paradise and up-and-coming European destination has some interesting (and some quirky) qualities. Here are 7 interesting facts about the gorgeous European island of Croatia! Cro... Read More

8 Interesting Facts about New Zealand

New Zealand is a land like no other. With calm bays to the North, rugged mountains to the South and all sorts of environments in-between, New Zealand is an outdoors-lovers dream. Teeming with people known for their hospitality, a fascinating culture, and every type of activity you could think of, he... Read More

Brussels

8 Interesting Facts About Brussels

Brussels, the capital city of Belgium, is well-known for many things – politics, history, architecture, and cuisine just to name a few. It is easy to be captivated by this relatively small city because of its rich culture and charm. Here are eight interesting facts about Brussels to inspire a visi... Read More

Splash into Science Curry Hammock State Park - Key Largo, Florida

8 Interesting Facts About the Florida Keys

The Florida Keys – not just a fantastic vacation destination. The Keys have a rich history, and are home to some fascinating marine facts. Here are eight interesting tidbits you may not know about the warm and sunny destination. In the region known as the Florida Keys, there are 800 keys in total,... Read More

Chicago and Springfield Illinois State History Programs

9 Interesting Facts About Chicago

Chicago is home to incredible architecture, a rich museum scene, and gobs of Midwestern history. Students who experience the Windy City can see it all. Here are nine interesting facts about this great American city. You could almost run a marathon along Lake Michigan! There is 26 miles of lakefront,... Read More

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