Paris, Britain, the American Southwest.  
Schooling For Life hosts unique summer travel tours, an incredible combination of education and adventure.

American Frontier History Tour (2016)

with Prof Patrick Allitt, Emory University and Kirsten Siebach, JPL

  • Underground gold and silver mine tours
  • Cheyenne Frontier Days with the largest rodeo in the world!
  • Horseback riding in the Black Hills
  • Mount Rushmore
  • Yellowstone
  • Water rafting
  • Hiking 
  • Gates of the Mountain Boat Cruise
  • Lewis and Clark Cave tour
  • Narrow gauge train ride in the Rocky Mountains
  • Historic covered wagon ride
  • Jewel Cave Historic Lantern Tour

Student video highlighting scenes from the trip.

Israel: Walking the Bible (2015)

with Prof Patrick Allitt, Emory University and Israel Experts
  • Western Wall
  • King David’s Tomb
  • Room of the Last Supper
  • Via Dolorosa
  • Church of the Holy Sepulcher
  • Tour of the Western Wall Tunnels
  • Yad Vashem (The Holocaust Museum)
  • Hezekiah’s Tunnels Machaneh Yehudah (Jerusalem’s open air market)
  • Tour of the City of David Herodian
  • Tour of the Security Fence between the West Bank and Israel
  • Efrat
  • Machon Ayalon (underground bullet-making factory)
  • David Ben-Gurion’s grave
  • Camel Riding
  • Dead Sea
  • Masada
  • Ein Gedi
  • Beit Shean
  • Jeep Ride in the Golan Heights
  • De Karina Chocolate Factory Tzfat (also known as Safed)
  • Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee
  • Madjrasse Water Hike
  • Rabbi Meir’s Tomb
  • Kinneret Cemetery
  • Capernaum
  • Mount of Beatitudes
  • Ein Hod (artist village)
  • Shayetet 13 Base (Israeli Navy SEALs Base)
  • Tour of Caesarea
  • Carmel Market
  • Ariel Sharon Eco-Park
  • Tour of Jaffa and Nevei Tzedek
  • Independence Hall
  • Nazareth
  • Mount of Olives

UK: Birthplace of the Industrial Revolution (2014)

 with Prof Patrick Allitt, Emory University
  • Avebury Henge Tour
  • Walking Tour of Bath
  • SS Great Britain Tour and Dockyard Boat Tour
  • Visit to Brunel’s Clifton Suspension Bridge
  • Big-Pit National Coal Museum and Underground Mine Tour
  • Victorian Blist Hills Village Private Tour
  • Guided Tour of Ironbridge Gorge and Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron
  • Canal Boat Ride in Llangollen
  • Quarry Bank Mill Tour
  • Steam Train Ride from Embasy to Bolton Abbey
  • Walking Tour of York , National Railway Museum Visit and Tour of York Minster
  • Hike at Hollins Cross in The Peak District and Visit to Chatsworth House
  • Tour of Bosworth Field
  • Visit to Warwick Castle
  • Royal Shakespeare Co. Production of Henry IV Part 1 in Stratford-Upon-Avon and Guided Tour of Town
  • Visit to Blenheim Palace
  • Walking Tour of Oxford and Punting on the River Cherwell
  • Walking Tour of London
  • Visit to Victoria and Albert Museum, Science Museum and National Portrait Gallery
  • Private Tour of Tower of London
  • Guided Tour of Westminster Abbey
  • Les Miserables Production in the West End

Southwest Science Trip (2012)

 with Bill Parker, Head Paleontologist for the Petrified Forest National Park
  • Paleontology at the Petrified Forest with Bill Parker
  • Astronomy at The Abiquiu Inn with Prof Jim Kaler, Prof. Emeritus of Astronomy, University of Illinois
  • Archaeology at Ghost Ranch and Dinosaur Tracks and Grand Canyon
  • Visit to Museum of Northern Arizona
  • Private Class at new Mexico Museum of Natural History
  • Guided Off-road tour of Monument Valley
  • Geology at Meteor Crater
  • Guided Hiking in Grand Canyon
  • Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument
  • Chimney Rock

Paris: The Crossroads of European Art & Culture (2011)

with Prof Timothy Shutt, Kenyon College
  • Parisian History Lectures at Carnavalet Museum, Musee Cluny
  • Art History Lectures and Tour at the Louvre Museum and Musee D’Orsay  with Prof Timothy Shutt
  • Architecture Lectures at Notre Dame and Sainte Chappelle
  • Guided Tour of Bayeux Tapestry
  • History Tour of Caen, Conciergerie, Versailles, Pantheon
  • Walking Tour of Orleans
  • Visit to Blois Chateau
  • Tour of Chartres and visit to Chartres Cathedral
  • Walking Tour of Montmarte
  • Visit to the Eiffel Tower

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