Travel Blog

From Sudbury to Tobermory

July 16, 2019

Filed Under: Canadian Geography, Round 1, Travel Blog,

It’s been another two full days with a visit to Dynamic Earth, a hike on the AY Jackson Trail, a ferry ride on the Chi Chemaun, a hike through Manitoulin Island, and a beautiful sunset in Tobermory. We also took…

From Marseilles to Nice

July 15, 2019

Filed Under: French Connection, Travel Blog,

France seems to be full of a never-ending supply of beautiful places. We have had a wonderful few days exploring different areas of the South of France. Our many sights have included the Pope’s Palace, Avignon Bridge, Castle Hill, and…

Ottawa Take Two

July 14, 2019

Filed Under: Civics and Careers – July, Halton Region, Niagara Region, Peel Region, Travel Blog,

We woke up in Ottawa and started our day with a delicious breakfast buffet. After that our group split up, with some going to Parliament for a tour and to see the Changing of the Guards. The other students went…

The Travels Continue

July 10, 2019

Filed Under: French Connection, Travel Blog,

We’ve had several busy days full of amazing sights. Our final days in Paris included a visit to the Louvre, free time in Cartier Latin, and taking in the beauty of Sainte-Chapelle. We took a trip to the top of…

Buon Compleanno

July 10, 2019

Filed Under: Discover Italy, Travel Blog,

We took advantage of our last day in Sorrento with a beach day. We also celebrated the birthday of our very own student Julia! I enjoyed spending my 17th birthday in Sorrento. My favourite part was going to the beach…

Trail into the Past

July 8, 2019

Filed Under: Spirit of America, Travel Blog,

Our second day in Boston included a tour of the esteemed Harvard University, a trip to Quincy Market, a guided tour of the Freedom Trail, and dinner and games at Dave & Busters. “Taking a guided tour of the Freedom…

So Much Activity

July 8, 2019

Filed Under: Travel Blog, World Religions,

We had another busy day in NYC today. We visited the 9/11 Memorial Plaza, the Museum of Jewish Heritage, and the Mahayana Buddhist Temple. All of these places helped bring our curriculum to life and allowed us to start connecting…

Farewell Ottawa

July 7, 2019

Filed Under: Civics and Careers – July, London Region, Travel Blog,

Day 2 was another great day! We started by exploring the Canadian War Museum, and then make a quick stop to see some of the sculptures outside of the Art Gallery before going to mass at the Norte Dame Basilica….

Day 1 – Garden of Sleeping Giant & Mud Pools

July 7, 2019

Filed Under: Biology in Fiji - Grade 11, Resource Management in Fiji, Travel Blog,

Garden of Sleeping Giant By: Sydney and Zoë When we first arrived we broke off into small groups where we got a guided tour with detailed description of the different types of plants such as the dancing ballerina’s and then…

NorCal Road Trip!

July 5, 2019

Filed Under: California Dreamin’, Travel Blog,

Today we had breakfast at Berkeley campus before checking out of our rooms and loading the bus to head south to Silicon Valley! Our bus did a tour of Silicon Valley and we were able to see the extensive network of…