California Dreamin’

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Viva Las Vegas!

July 24, 2017

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Today EduTravel headed into Sin City! For most of us, this was our first time in Las Vegas. The bright lights and energetic lifestyle was very new for us, and so was the overwhelming heat.   We spent the evening…

Mountain Views of Palm Springs

July 24, 2017

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Today we visited the Ariel Tram in Palm Springs. There were many amazing views we saw while traveling along the tram ride.   The tram actually moves along operating much like a ski lift. It was an incredible journey I…

Learning about Tolerance

July 24, 2017

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Today, we all journeyed to the Los Angeles Museum of Tolerance after a nice long sleep in.        We experienced the Holocaust Center and the Tolerance center exhibits, learning about the mass genocide of the Jewish community and…

Giving Back to California

July 24, 2017

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Today we helped feed many families by volunteering at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank to help over 10,000 people receive food.    As a group, we all sorted and packed all the donated food to be sent out to…

Behind the Scenes in LA

July 24, 2017

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After our morning conference period, we had free time for lunch in Venice Beach. There were a lot of skate boarders and people working out in Muscle Beach. There were a lot of cool shops to browse.      …

Warner Brothers Studio Tour

July 17, 2017

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Today we visited the Warner Brothers Studio Tour. We were separated into different groups with tour guides that brought us to different outside-sets and sound stages to see some iconic sets to our favourite movies and TV shows. A few…

A Day in 90210

July 15, 2017

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Today we had the lovely pleasure of visiting Rodeo drive. We got the luxury of being able to have some free time and wander throughout and see all that it has to offer.   Many of us enjoyed lunch at…

A Day at Six Flags

July 15, 2017

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Today we went to Six Flags to enjoy their spectacular thrill rides. We went on as many roller coasters as we could. In my location presentation I had mentioned rides like X2, Viper and Tatsu which I and many others…

A Day in Sunny Santa Barbara

July 13, 2017

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On July 10, 2017 California Dreamin’ explored the beautiful Santa Barbara. We started the day by checking out of our hotel and driving from Saint Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara. During the drive we could see some beautiful mountains and…

Highway 1

July 11, 2017

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As we started our morning in Watsonville, we drove along Coastal Highway 1 to journey our way into San Luis Obispo. On our way we stopped at a lookout where we saw elephant sea lions soaking in the Californian sunshine….