Monthly Archives: October 2016

Top 10 High School Graduation Excursions

If you are looking for the most iconic, entertaining, educational, and all-around most memorable senior trip ideas there are within the U.S, then look no further! This Top 10 list is a special one for us, highlighting our top choices for the absolute best high school graduation trips, from coastal cities by the beach to…
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College Campus Visits in Colorado

Colorado is a state full of diverse landscapes and culture, major sports leagues, and so many amazing universities. Students who choose a school in Colorado get many ecological benefits, most schools hosting eco-clubs that explore the Rocky Mountains, Rocky Mountain national Park, and various deserts and river canyons. The Native American history and geography of this…
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Discovery Park of America

If your student group is heading to St. Louis from Memphis or Nashville, or vice versa, you're going to want to make a quick pit stop in Union City, a highly educational discovery center that is conveniently on the route to any of these three cities. Discovery Park of America is a museum, park, and…
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Disney’s YES Program: Leadership Strategies Edition

Disney is a growingly popular place within the United States to take your middle school, girl scout or high school student leadership groups, both for the educational workshops and the hands-on leadership experience and models provided. Many teachers may be surprised by how many opportunities Disney in both California and Florida provide for students, the…
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Moose’s Tooth Pub and Pizzeria

If you liked the Bear Tooth Theatrepub, you’re going to love this next tasty food-filled stop, the Moose’s Tooth Pub and Pizzeria. Owned by the same people, the Moose’s Tooth Pub is located on Old Seward Highway, opened daily from 10:30 am to 11pm. Owners Rod Hancock and Matt Jones have worked hard to make…
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Portage Glacier

Welcome to Portage Glacier, one of the most visited Alaska attractions that sit on the Kenai Peninsula. More specifically, this glacier can be found within Chugach National Forest, just south of Portage Lake (6km west of Whittier). This popular roadside attraction (for both locals and tourists) allows you to see history, geography, and gorgeous scenery…
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Bear Tooth Theatrepub

If you are looking for something warm, delicious, and entertaining all at once, then you need to head over to Bear Tooth Theatrepub. This local theater house and dining hot spot is an Anchorage classic located on 27th Avenue. Officially a 2nd run-indie moviehouse, Bear Tooth is also a pub, and eatery, and an occasional…
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Simon and Seafort’s

Welcome to Simon and Seafort's Saloon and Grill, or as the locals more commonly refer to it as, Simon’s. This Anchorage local eatery is consistently being voted the best in Alaska, serving up some of the highest quality steaks, freshest local seafood, and most breathtaking views since 1978. Not only is the food good, but…
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Redoubt Bay Bear Viewing

(Aug 1 - Sep 1) If you happen to be in or around Anchorage during the month of August, this is a must-do experience! During this month the bear viewing is excellent, which is why Rusts Flying Service offers Natural History Day Tours of the area, giving guests one of the absolute best opportunities to…
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Anchorage Half-Day Hike

 (May 28 - Sept 18) Go take a hike, literally, with a local professional hiking company by the name of Ascending Path on your next visit to Anchorage. This company, around this area since 1995, allows visitors to spend 4 hours hiking the gorgeous Chugach Mountains with a professional naturalist guide, showing you all the…
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