The possibilities for your next adventures are endless! Your talent and knowledge have no boundaries, so why should your travel plans? Your trusted partner in domestic trips, Kaleidoscope Adventures, is now taking your group abroad! Imagine performing in Ireland’s St. Patrick’s Day parade, taking Flamenco classes in Spain or learning history in France! Try authentic poutine in Canada or mouthwatering pizza in Italy. Take a selfie at the Berlin Wall or a panoramic shot of the city from the London Eye.
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Canada, stretching from the U.S in the south to the Arctic Circle in the north, is filled with vibrant cities. Canada is an ideal destination for student groups. You can chose from natural wonders to world-class museums, spectacular attractions, professional sports, unique historical sites, delectable dining, trendy shopping, excellent performance venues and Broadway Theater.
Located in Western Europe, France combines beautiful historic cities, tiny villages, mountains and Mediterranean beaches. In Paris, France you will find many classic art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. To diversify the trip check-out the shops, ranging from little vintage bohemian boutiques to the well-known designer fashion labels. As if that wasn’t enough, there are still plenty of attractions to explore- enjoy the view of the Palace of Versailles, learn the tales of Notre Dame Cathedral or discover the Montmartre district!
Germany is the largest Central European country as well as one of the most culturally influential. It combines rich history and beautiful nature including forests, rivers and mountain ranges. The capital and cultural center, Berlin is home to thriving art, the iconic Brandenburg Gate and many sites relating to WWII. It is easy to cover many different historic periods in a short time within the city center, from a few surviving medieval buildings near Alexanderplatz to the ultra-modern glass and steel structures at Potsdamer Platz. Leipzig presents a unique music and cultural scene. A must visit is the Gewandhaus, the Leipzig Opera and the world-famous St. Thomas Boys Choir.
Ireland’s capital Dublin is located at the mouth of the River Liffey on the Emerald Isle’s east coast and is world-famous for traditional Irish music and dance, the shamrock and the vast and untouched green landscape. If you get the chance to spend st. Patrick’s Day in the capital, you will celebrate with the locals and people from all over the world alike! The city combines its ancient heritage with its modern side, including elegant restaurants and cosmopolitan shops. Popular destinations include St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Trinity College and the Book of Kells, Christ Church Cathedral and Dublin Castle.
Italy has made a tremendous impact on Western culture. In addition to that, it is famous worldwide for its delicious cuisine, trendy fashion industry, luxury sports cars, for its beautiful coast, alpine lakes and mountain ranges. Famous artists and architects, such as Bramante, Bernini and Raphael resided for some time in Rome, contributing to its Renaissance and Baroque architecture. Student groups will enjoy strolling through the ancient streets of Rome and studying art and architecture. Rome is, without a doubt, one of the most fascinating cities in the world.
Venice, the famous “floating city,” is truly an archaeological miracle being built on water. So unique in its characteristics, the best way to discover this city is to walk it and to take gondola rides. Within the city, student groups will find many artisans, museums, churches and shops. Yet, there is only one piazza (square). With its many artistic masterpieces, beautiful waterways, unique culture and overall charm, student groups will marvel at the many features Venice has to offer.
Naples being one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world, is the third largest city in Italy. In the heart of Campania, Naples provides a picturesque look into life during the Renaissance and Enlightenment periods of time. Neapolitan music was created with the invention of the romantic guitar and mandolin as well as notable contributions to opera and folk standards. Naples is also widely known for its wealth of historic museums, trendy shopping, art and pizza. If your group craves Italian history, then Naples will bring history and your classroom to life.
The United Kingdom
The United Kingdom is made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Norther Ireland, and is an island nation in northwestern Europe. It is the birthplace of William Shakespeare and The Beatles, and the site of neolithic Stonehenge, Bath’s Roman spa dating the the 5th century, and the centuries-old universities at Oxford and Cambridge.
London, England’s capital, set on the River Thames, is a modern city with history stretching back to Roman times. The highlights include, but are not limited to, The Houses of Parliament, the iconic ‘Big Ben’ clock tower and Westminster Abbey, site of the British monarch coronations. Across the Thames, the London Eye observation wheel provides panoramic views of the South Bank cultural complex, and the entire city.
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