Communicating the expedition experience
The Young Explorers’ Trust hold a bi-annual Forum on Youth Expeditions. December’s forum was on ‘Communicating the expedition experience’ - covering both the benefits and potential problems of arranging expeditions in an hyper-connected world. This post contains the links to the details notes from the forum - well worth reading for anyone involved in organising expeditions.
Trip of the Month - Huayhuash Circuit
We start the new school year with an absolutely cracking expedition as our Trip of the Month series. If you’ve always wanted to undertake a trekking expedition in the Andes, then we think this is the best trek out there, at a brilliant price. The Huayhuash Circuit here we come…
Where in the World: September
A new school year, a new Where in the World competition - and this one’s got a prize!
Gorillas and the Remote Rwenzori
For schools and colleges planning an adventurous expedition, Uganda ticks many boxes on the wanted list: jungles, savannah, mountains, raging rivers and glaciers, not to mention vibrant cultures and extraordinary wildlife. Explore the quieter side of East Africa…
Partnership school visits
International Partnerships enrich everyday education by bringing a global aspect to the classroom. Here, Adrian Ferraro discusses the various approaches and how visiting your partner school can lead to a huge opportunity to discover more about the country.