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Discussions of the Bible lands typically evoke images of Israel & its prominent biblical sites. Yet, its neighbors, Jordan & Egypt, are also steeped in rich Christian history. Tours to these areas can be combined with the Holy Land or Footsteps pilgrimages or stand on their own for a more in-depth study. Biblical...
It's your very first time leading a trip. You know where you're going and you have people interested, but where do you go from there? We asked seasoned trip leaders, as well as our own employees, for their words of wisdom. Here's what they had to say: "Start group meetings early to discuss the...
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Our clients don't just travel for fun though there's plenty of fun to be had. They travel with a purpose. Here are 10 things to keep in mind when planning meaningful trips. Broaden your perspective. Travel is an opportunity to expand your worldview personally, culturally & politically. Experience new things. Art & architecture are great but don't miss the local food, festivals, markets,...
Pastor preaching to his congregation in Israel
Enhance your congregation’s understanding of the Scriptures & encourage them to connect on a deeper spiritual level through a custom-designed tour. First visit to the Holy Land? Start Here. Use this example as a starting point for your custom itinerary. Then, add options from...
You’ve decided the focus of your study abroad program, chosen a destination, and ideas are flowing. Now, how do you keep the momentum going throughout the program development process? We’ve asked three international education program developers to share roadblocks they've faced and how to overcome them. Meet our experts: Dr. Brandon Cromer,...
This month our team is focusing on thoughtfulness. We’d love to hear your perspective. Tell us what being thoughtful means to you or how someone has shown you thoughtfulness in the past few months!   Thoughtfulness: An Intrinsic Part of Our Core Values Many us of see thoughtfulness as a...
As program developers, one of our main responsibilities is offering students study abroad experiences that improve their cultural competence. We can do that by providing exposure to a variety of people, areas and/or aspects of the culture, challenging students' to examine preconceived notions, and inviting them to form relationships with local people. But how...
Man lounging in an airport
These days, it seems nearly impossible to fly without spending a good amount of time at the airport. Whether you're early to the gate or experiencing a long layover, you may find yourself trying to kill time. Luckily, some airports are adding unique amenities to keep you entertained. Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport Minneapolis was the first U.S. city to build a...
The health and safety of our travelers is always our top priority, as we’ve supported our customers through major disruptions, including health concerns, civil unrest and environmental events for nearly 40 years. In an effort to support our groups who are preparing for travel, we have put together this list of frequently asked...
Travel App Map
Whether you purchase one of our international cell phones or decide to buy one of our SIM/Data cards to use in your unlocked phone, tablet or laptop, we think you'll love these travel apps! Trip Lingo Sound like a local with Trip Lingo! This app allows you to select relevant phrases for your upcoming trips. It will show you the formal or casual ways to say...