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Subjects - Cultural Studies

Barcelona

Barcelona Grad

For those studying Spanish, Barcelona’s culture and historical architecture offers the ideal choice for a residential visit. Greatly influenced by its sporting and artistic residents, this vibrant city provides a rare chance to mix the old with the new.

 

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Berlin

Berlin Grad

A visit to Berlin enables students to see the visible scars of the Cold War as well as experience sites of historical importance from the Holocaust and Nazi dictatorship. With museums, memorials and bunkers there is something to engage all students. Travel by coach or air to suit your budget. 

Guided Tours

For groups looking to enhance their excursions to the battlefields of Europe, we are partners with the International Guild of Battlefield Guides and therefore have access to trained, experienced and vetted guides. They are chosen for their suitability to work with school groups to bring the reality of war to life. All Guild members have one thing in common, their love of Military History.

Berlin: Cold War Case Study

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Brittany

Brittany Grad

Brittany is excellent for student touring groups. Close enough to be easily accessible yet far enough away to experience the distinct culture that makes it an enriching experience.

 

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Christmas Markets day excursion

Christmas Markets day excursion Grad

Galloway has been operating tours and day excursions to Europe’s Christmas Markets for many years. For some weeks prior to Christmas, many cities and towns across Northern Europe are transformed into a festive paradise.

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Cornwall

Cornwall Grad

Located in the South-West corner of Britain, Cornwall has a huge assortment of exciting, educational experiences suitable for pupils of all ages.

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Fortress Europe

Fortress Europe Grad

An excursion providing the opportunity to visit the many fascinating sites in Nord-Pas de Calais that demonstrate the extent of the fortification and armaments in place during World War II.

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Krakow

Krakow Grad

The realities of the Nazi occupation are truly brought to life by a trip to Krakow, especially Auschwitz. Underpin the teachings of the horrors of war and provide students with a better understanding of the persecution of the Jews.

Guided Tours

For groups looking to enhance their excursions to the battlefields of Europe, we are partners with the International Guild of Battlefield Guides and therefore have access to trained, experienced and vetted guides. They are chosen for their suitability to work with school groups to bring the reality of war to life. All Guild members have one thing in common, their love of Military History.

Krakow: Auschwitz

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London

London Grad

The capital of the UK offers a huge variety of learning opportunities for any subject. With a unique culture, rich history and unrivalled theatre district, London provides endless possibilities for those studying culture, history, architecture, literature and drama.

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London day excursion

London day excursion Grad

With such a variety of attractions, from heritage to art, from theatre to fun, London is the ideal choice for any group day out. We have access to education rates for a wide range of West End shows and attractions and can help with all elements of the planning to ensure your day trip is well organised and enjoyable.

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Normandy

Normandy Grad

As well as offering students the chance to see for themselves the beaches where so many sacrifices were made during WWII, Normandy also gives the opportunity to study other periods of history such as medieval times and the Norman Conquest.

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Nuremberg

Nuremberg Grad

This tour covers the early rise of Nazi power in Nuremburg and offers a fascinating insight into the area’s role during World War II.

Perfect as a two-centre tour with Munich.

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Opal Coast

Opal Coast Grad

The French Opal Coast is a popular choice for school groups, with many opportunities for sightseeing and activities based upon the region’s historic and maritime heritage.

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Opal Coast day excursion

Opal Coast day excursion Grad

The French Opal Coast is so easily accessible and therefore offers a wide variety of interesting opportunities for a school day excursion.

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Paris

Paris Grad

Paris is a truly cosmopolitan capital – the people of the city represent a unique cross-section of society, life-style and nationality.

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Prague

Prague Grad

A visit to this capital city, steeped in history, will enable students to study everything from medieval Europe to the more recent birth of the Czech Republic.

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Rhine & Moselle Valley

Rhine & Moselle Valley Grad

A school tour to this region offers the opportunity to explore the highlights of the Rhine and Moselle.

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The Netherlands

The Netherlands Grad

The Netherlands has so many worthwhile places and attractions to visit, a comprehensive and well-constructed itinerary can easily be created. Alternatively, see the area from a different perspective and discover the history and impact of World War II on The Netherlands.

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Vimy & Arras day excursion

Vimy & Arras day excursion Grad

This popular day excursion will offer your History students an interesting and thought-provoking combination of World War I visits in Northern France.

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York & Scarborough

York & Scarborough Grad

The North of England provides plenty of opportunities for students of all ages to learn in a variation of environments ranging from the vast expanses of the iconic 'Yorkshire Dales' to the rocky coastlines of Whitby and Scarborough.

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