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Departure!

01:30am, a lively group of 54 young geographers scramble onto the coach as we depart for a 3 hour journey to Dublin Airport, waved off by tearful Parents of course! By Sarah Young (U6)

Day 4 in NYC!

On day 4 of the NYC tour we woke up at 7:30am and had the standard breakfast of bagels and muffins. We set off walking for Central Park at 8:45 in good spirits and reached our destination at 9:20....

Day 1 in Italy

We have had a really busy day today. Departing school at 1am we had a 3 hour journey to Dublin, followed by a 3 hour flight to Rome. A number of pupils got a snooze either on the coach or on the...

Excitement

In 13 hours we will be departing Irish soil to head to Italy. I think everyone is getting very excited. A few reminders have been posted on the group Facebook page. We are meeting at Coleraine High...

Icelandic weather looking good for next week

Check Ms Di Landro’s hoodie

Posing in the ‘Village’ – as I write we are less than a week away from our trip. Wondering whether we will meet any of the other bloggers on this site.

Faringdon College: Day 5 (Final Day)

It was a very fine breakfast once again but with an added “course”; presentations were made by the staff on behalf of themselves and the pupils to Rasa and Lena of B&B Selfoss, Magnus...

Day 3 in NYC

On Day 3 we started our journey to Battery Park at 8:30 on the subway, where we travelled to the port where we departed to Staten Island via a Ferry.  The ferry was a rocky ride, but we took in...

Faringdon College: Day 4

A day of anxiety! Could we or couldn’t we? Could we get out to Heimaey and back again on the ferry? Various websites were checked, our great GT Coaching Company assisted us by making many phone...

Day 2 in NYC

We woke up at 7 and were all down stairs by 8 o’clock for our breakfast with a choice of cereal, bagels and muffins. Everyone was very excited for our first exploration of New York. Firstly,...

Day 1 in NYC

We departed The Priory at 7am and made our way to Heathrow Airport. We arrived at the airport at 11:30 and boarded the flight at 1:30. Rahul got searched at every security check point and we...

5 days and getting excited!!

4 very excited Coleraine High School teachers have just had their last planning meeting before we depart to Sorrento in Italy on Monday morning. All passports are now in the safe hands of Mrs Currie....