We enjoyed some stunning views in Reykjavik plus a documentary at Volcano House and some shopping time. The look of the tour is a fur headband! Reykjavik is a beautiful clean city. It reminded us of...
The Blue Lagoon, once I had informed the students that the Blue Lagoon is not like Totton Rec, they were transformed into serene spa going sophisticates. Some of our students bought ‘Krap...
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...
The black glacier!
This really was geography in action for our students. We were all fitted with crampons and given ice axes (sorry Mrs Slattery). We headed off to hike up this wonder of nature. We saw crevasses,...
Life’s a beach
To end the day we drove to the black sands of Reynishverfi. A beautiful location with an abundance of impressive geographical features to admire.
Day Three – will we get to see the Northern Lights?
We’ve just had a hearty breakfast to set us up for another jam packed day of sightseeing, activities and learning. The forecast for the northern lights is very good for tonight –...
Always time for for a bit of geography work even if it is Saturday morning!
Smelly mud puddles
Krysuvik is a geothermal area of Iceland in the middle of the mid-Atlantic ridge. Students enjoyed the eggy aroma of the sulphur springs.
Mamma Mia Pizzeria
Although there is no photo evidence for this, students (and staff) enjoyed unlimited supplies of fizzy drinks and pizza! Some the boys managed an impressive seven slices!!!
Day 2 Skogafoss
I always like to think of this day as the spectacular one. We got off to an early start, leaving the hotel before 8.45 am straight to Stora Dimon. Most of students made it to the top with a few being...
The Strokkkkur geysir erupts every 6-8 minutes. There were some cold hands waiting for that money shot! The suspense was killing us.
Day 4 in Italy- Herculaneum
The last day of our trip involved a trip to the amazing ruins of Herculaneum. What an experience. The most interesting point of the morning was seeing the skeletal remains of the people who had taken...