Author:Rayburn Tours

The ever changing weather of Iceland!

They say that if you don’t like the weather in Iceland, wait for an hour and you’ll get another season. During the night 50 cms of snow had fallen on the Solheimajokull glacier. Amazingly...

Horizon Community College second day in Iceland

Another night with fresh snow. We had hoped for a sight of the Northern Lights last night. No luck, it is cold enough but the sky was overcast. This was the day we headed for the SW corner. However...

Horizon Community College first day in Iceland

What a great day to start our Geography trip and holiday. The weather was kind and our plan was to complete the Golden Circle. First stop was the Thingvellir National Park. It was awesome standing...

Return to Marrakesh

It is almost impossible to imagine a more beautiful view. We visited Ait Ben Haddou, a World Heritage Kasbah. The weather was perfect and the snow covered Atlas Mountains provided the backdrop. The...

Marrakesh to Ouarzazate

Great day. We started in Marrakesh and headed south over the High Atlas Mountains. The weather was a little bleak to start with but it cleared up. Great lunch on Taddert. Most of the group from...

Into the desert to meet our camels!

What a fantastic day! We headed over the Jbel Sarhro mountain range. The sky was blue and the temperature climbed close to 30 degrees. Just outside Zagora we met our camels. 46 of them. 43 calm and...

Warm welcome in Marrakesh

Caistor Grammar finally reached the Akabar Hotel in Marrakesh. The initial excitement of leaving the school, the traffic jam on the M25, checking in for the flight and then on our way! We even...

The Skinners School. Morocco 26 – 30 October

The group arrived on time on Saturday night and transferred quickly to the Hotel and within an hour sampled their first tagine! Up early for a trip along the foothills of the Atlas Mountains.  jet...

Skinners School. Morocco.

Amazingly all 41 students were ready ahead of schedule and ready to go. Today we were going over the Tizi- N- Tichka Pass. An awesome route. We had our first experience of life on the road, stopping...

Emanuel School. Geography trip to Morocco

The small but highly enthusiastic group from Emanuel School left from Marrakesh airport after five days in Morocco. This final photo shows the group after a day in the village practising their skills...