Entries by Cameron Parker

Fishing for Student Group Travel

There’s a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore like an idiot. ~Steven Wright Group travel is a lot like fishing. Sometimes you have a great experience while other times you have a poor one but no matter what you learn something. In order to get the most out of your experience […]

Around Orlando: Students Perform at the Daytona 500!

And now for something completely different! So, say youre a band director and youve done parades, youve done half-time shows, youve done theme park performances and festivals, and you want something a little different to put on your bands dossier. Well, here at Kaleidoscope, we are excited to share with you a very unique, growing […]

8th grade trip to Washington DC

My 8th grade trip to Washington DC was one that I will always cherish. One of my most profound middle school memories is walking into the house where Abraham Lincoln died, The Petersen House. The sun was peeking above the buildings over my right shoulder and my eighthgrade boy crush stood just a few students […]

Student Cruises

Give your student group an unforgettable experience enjoying the sun and fun onboard a beautiful cruise ship! We offer the best ports of embarkation around the country including Port Canaveral, Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa, Jacksonville, Mobile, Galveston, Long Beach and New Orleans. Your cruise will take you to exotic Ports of Call including:   Your […]

Senior Class Trips to Orlando: Its a Grad Bash!

Want to reward the hard work and efforts of your high school seniors? Want to take them to an exciting and safe destination? Then, a 12th grade class trip to Orlando is the tour for you! If you want to celebrate with your fellow seniors, Orlando offers everything under the sun … warm tropical weather, […]

Going on a Student Group Tour? Youll Need a Packing List!

Whether your student group trip involves transportation via motorcoach or airline flight, youll need a packing list. Bottom line when traveling: pack only what you need! Keep in mind youll be toting your own luggage on and off the bus or at the airport, and to and from your hotel. So we suggest planning ahead […]

May Destination Spotlight: Anaheim, California

Known for its ideal year-round climate, this world-class destination is perfect for student tours. Located between Los Angeles and San Diego, Anaheim features inviting beaches, exciting attractions, trendy restaurants, historical museums, unparalleled shopping, professional sports, lively entertainment, the original Disney theme park, Disneyland Park and Disneys California Adventure theme park. The areas warm sunshine, swaying […]

Looking for a Fun New Destination? We Suggest Branson, MO or Memphis, TN!

Branson, Missouri. Memphis, Tennessee. They may not be the first places you think of when browsing locations for a student trip, but both are rich with music and performance culture and fun, uniqueeducationalopportunities. Branson boasts 40 theatres showcasing over 100 professional shows, and many of them allow your students to share the stage, complete with […]

Chicago: A City Second to None

I’ve always had a slight obsession with Chicago. Maybe it was all those John Hughes movies I watched growing up. Maybe it was all the road trips we took from Atlanta (where I’m from) to Milwaukee (to see family), driving through Chicago, marveling at the amazing skyline, but rarely allowed to stop. I was lucky […]