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The five sensory benefits of a school trip abroad

Sight A sense we take for granted, we use our sight to process our surroundings, often without the need for any further data. Take art for example – the interpretation of a painting or sculpture...

Top 10 free things to do on a school trip in Sorrento!

1. Isle of Capri   Located off the Sorrentine Peninsula, the Isle of Capri is just a 30-minute ferry ride away from Sorrento. Blinded by the amazing views and soaring cliffs, ensure a full day...
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Blenheim High School venture into the cultural heart of Seville

Earlier in the year, Spanish students from Blenheim High School in Surrey brought language learning to life as they ventured to the enchanting city of Seville. Highlights include trying out some...
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Top 10 free things to do on your school language trip to Cantabria

Cantabria’s laid-back villages, mighty mountain ranges and striking coastline offer up a different side to Spain. Tucked away amongst steep valleys, this is the ideal destination for school groups...
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What’s Brexit got to do with language learning? Turns out a lot.

A recent survey published by the British Council cites Brexit as one of the reasons that pupils are becoming disengaged with foreign language learning. According to a third of secondary teachers, a...

Top 10 free things to do in Barcelona

Embrace the captivating coastal city of Barcelona and its endless culture, remarkable architecture and breath-taking scenery. We want to help your students capture the moment when they’ve been...
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Seville’s top 10 (almost free) school trip activities

Seville is your gateway to a time gone by. Known for its steamy-hot summers and mild winters, this southern Spanish capital is famous for its historic churches, grand palaces, Renaissance...

Is language learning a dying art?

The continued decline of modern language teaching and learning across the UK has been given much press coverage over the past five years. With an official from the Department for Education admitting...

Top 10 funny German idioms to make you sound like a native