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The Best 5 Parades for Student Marching Bands – 2020

2020 is shaping up to be a spectacular year for marching band performances across the United States, especially when it comes to parades! With several iconic annual parade traditions around the country, marching bands of all shapes and sizes have several opportunities to shine and represent their school and hometown pride. Many, if not all…
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Overnight Sleepover at Ripley’s Aquarium

What could be more exciting for your students than sleeping overnight inside an aquarium, schools of fish and sharks swimming all around them while they dream the night away? Ripley’s Aquarium offers overnight programs at various locations that allow student groups, scout groups, and family groups to come sleepover after hours in the aquarium, each…
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5 Best Spots To See Fireworks In 2019

What exactly is the best way to celebrate Independence Day? That's easy, FIREWORKS AND TRAVEL. There is no truer freedom than the ability to move and travel on one's own accord, and when you are traveling to watch fireworks and celebrate the 4th of July, you're really hitting your full potential as a free, proud,…
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Best Destinations for 5th Grade Field Trips

5th grade is such a fun time in a students educational career, this typically being the year where interests in various subjects are formed and peaked, longlasting school friendships are created, and lasting educational memories, mostly involving field trips, are made. There are so many things you can do with your 5th-grade students to create…
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The Heart of North Carolina – Student Attractions

North Carolina is known for its absolutely astounding views of both the Atlantic Ocean and the Appalachian Mountains, as well as its highly unique variation of attractions all throughout the state. You probably know all about Charlotte, the state's largest city and home to the NASCAR Hall of Fame and Carolina Panthers, or even the…
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Student Safety Tips from SYTA: Medical Attention While Traveling

When a Student Needs Medical Attention While Traveling JUNE 21, 2018 Recently Michael Bowers, Student Travel Safety Consultant for the Center for Student Travel Safety, published an article with SYTA with important points on how to deal with a medical emergency during a student trip. Bowers discussed the importance of staying calm and in control,…
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Born to Travel: The Wanderlust Gene

You've probably heard about or experienced wanderlust plenty during your lifetime, but what about the Wanderlust Gene? What exactly is this gene, and what exactly is wanderlust itself? [sm_hr] wan·der·lust /ˈwändərˌləst/ noun a strong desire to travel. "a man consumed by wanderlust" Do you ever feel like you were born to travel, that there is…
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Battle of the Beaches: Dana Point vs Laguna Beach

 Southern California is always a top choice when it comes to choosing some of America's best beaches, this mild Mediterranean climate zone a dreamy US coastal hotspot. Perhaps one of the first popular beach areas you may think of in this area is Laguna Beach, or the slightly lesser known Dana Point. Often times…
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Top 10 U.S. Destinations for International Inbound Travelers

Last year, 75.6 million international arrivals (Canada, Mexico, and overseas) visited U.S. destinations. Jul 20, 2017 - Skift  The international travel market within the U.S. is, of course, a major one, our country welcoming millions upon millions of visitors from all across the world each year. Here at Adventure Student Travel we love hosting international travel groups,…
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Top 8 Best Places In U.S to take High School Students on a Trip

Your high school students deserve a great trip this year after all the hard work they've put in, and lucky for you we've got all the tools you need to send them to their dream destination! Take a look at our top 8 destination choices, choose a couple that appeal to your students, then give…
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