Washington D.C. Stories

10 Interesting Facts About the Presidential Election

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Across the country, citizens are exercising their right to vote on Election Day. Ahead of 2016’s historic election, we decided to research the history of the presidential election. Here are 10 interesting facts we learned about the presidential election. A candidate has won the popular vote…

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50 Years: Dan Gritsko’s Unforgettable Visit To Arlington National Cemetery

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WorldStrides is celebrating 50 years as the leader in student travel by sharing the stories that have shaped our company’s past and will propel us into the future. Throughout the year, we will highlight stories from our history, many of the people who have made…

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12 of Our Favorite WorldStrides Programs Photos

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All of our WorldStrides programs are designed to give those who travel with us the best educational and cultural experience around. Check out some of our favorite photos from recent WorldStrides programs. Don’t forget to share yours with us! Tag us on Instagram and Facebook,…

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How An 8th Grade Trip To Washington, D.C., Changed A Program Leader’s Perception of History

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Nate P., a history teacher from Colorado, is no stranger to WorldStrides. He traveled with us to Washington, D.C., and Colonial Williamsburg as an eighth grader, and is now taking groups of students on the exact same experience. Nate’s middle school trip to our nation’s capital ultimately…

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50 Years: Phil Wendel – WorldStrides’ Founder on WorldStrides’ Fiftieth

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WorldStrides is celebrating 50 years as the leader in student travel by sharing the stories that have shaped our company’s past and will propel us into the future. Throughout the year, we will highlight stories from our history, many of the people who have made…

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Introducing WorldStrides Custom Emojis

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Emojis are one of the most popular ways to express ourselves. We use them in text messages, social media posts, even emails. Now, when you’re traveling with WorldStrides, you can use our custom emojis when sharing updates and photos from your trip! We have WorldStrides-themed…

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50 Years: Tale of the Traveling Sweatshirt

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Our team prides ourselves on going above and beyond to make each and every program a memorable experience for students, teachers, and parents alike. Our Director of Sightseeing, Rob Teweles, recalls one memorable occasion in which he was one student’s hero, moments before he was…

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50 Years: Rob Teweles – From Luggage Trucks To Director of Sightseeing

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WorldStrides is celebrating 50 years as the leader in student travel by sharing the stories that have shaped our company’s past and will propel us into the future. Throughout the year, we will highlight stories from our history, many of the people who have made…

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September 11 – One Story of An American Hero

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On the 15th anniversary of the events of September 11, here is a story about an American hero who is still impacting the lives of many students (and teachers) each year. For Jason, a WorldStrides Program Leader from Michigan, a chance encounter at Arlington National Cemetery…

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50 Years: Cynthia and Bethany Spiva – WorldStrides Family Ties

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WorldStrides is celebrating 50 years as the leader in student travel by sharing the stories that have shaped our company’s past and will propel us into the future. Throughout the year, we will highlight stories from our history, many of the people who have made…

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