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Top 5 sporting podcasts to get you through lockdown!

Sick of the radio playing the same songs over and over again? Listened to your favourite album one too many times? Then why not tune in to some of the best, and humorous, sporting podcasts? There’s...

Stay active with these FREE online exercise classes!

As the saying goes, ‘healthy body, healthy mind’…and this has never been so apt as it is now!  It turns out that staying in our homes is quite a challenge, and if you have kids,...

Music – bringing the world closer together!

As the worldwide pandemic of Coronavirus forces entire countries into lockdown people are searching for ways to stay close to friends and family through the use of technology. Platforms such as...
German compound nouns

25 hilarious German Compound Nouns

With plenty of grammatical rules (and exceptions) to get to grips with, German is known for being a challenging and complex language. So, for a little something different, we’ve complied some of...
tropical-cyclone

The Anatomy of a Tropical Cyclone

At Rayburn Tours, we’re all about supporting young people’s learning which is why we take the time to create fantastic free geography resources to aid students learning. Did you see our...
French faux amis

Your A to Z of French ‘Faux Amis’

Have you spotted a word in French that looks similar to a word we have in the English language? Beware, all may not be quite as it seems! There are examples of ‘faux amis’ or ‘false...
climate change

Climate Change Teaching Resource – free download

As the current Coronavirus pandemic takes over world news, climate change has taken somewhat of a back seat, but it certainly doesn’t make the issues we face any less important or urgent. The...
german

Sound like a German native with our top 10 funny idioms

Want to pass as a native German speaker? Brush up on these ‘Redensarten’ (known in English as idioms). These are everyday sayings used to express emotions and thoughts. Here we share some of the...
mental health

Teachers, take care of your mental wellbeing too!

School has been tough for everyone this year – students, parents and teachers. Whilst everyone is still getting to grips with the new normal, you, the teacher, are taking the reins and ensuring...

COVID-19: Important information for upcoming trips

Coronavirus Update – Latest update: 29th September 2020 IMPORTANT: Our latest updates have moved to another area of our website. Please visit the following pages for our most current...

We’ve found it…the perfect music tour destination!

The world is so big, but thankfully so accessible, and it seems that nowhere is off limits. With the mind wandering to far-flung destinations, we often overlook the incredible countries right on our...

Which parks made TripAdvisor’s 2019 list of ‘the world’s best theme parks’?

The list contained the best 25 theme parks in the world, but let’s take a look at some of Rayburn’s favourite spots and where they rank on the list; Orlando It’s no secret that Orlando is home...