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Subjects - Cultural Studies

Ardennes

Ardennes Grad

The Ardennes region of Belgium offers a great centre for a school visit. As well as a selection of memorials and museums connected with the Battles of the Ardennes and the Bulge in World War II, there is the fascinating Euro Space Centre.

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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

Berlin has all the attributes of a modern capital city, but its main attraction is the grandeur and historic significance of many of its buildings and sights.

 

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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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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

A visit to Krakow will give students an experience they will never forget. As well as being introduced to the history of Poland’s former capital, they will understand more about life in pre-war Poland, the Holocaust and its devastating impact.

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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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Normandy

Normandy Grad

Normandy offers plenty of World War II sites that can be combined with artistic, historic, natural and cultural interest.

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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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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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