It is no wonder Iceland is a film hotspot, the stunning scenery makes for a perfect setting! Take a trip to Hvalfjörður, known as ‘Whale Fjord’ due to early settlers spotting these mammals in its waters. Visit the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, wrapped around the rugged slopes of the glacier Snæfellsjökull. Films shot here: ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ (2013), ‘Pawn Sacrifice’ (2014), ‘Sense8’ (2015), ‘A Little Trip to Heaven’ (2005) Travel to the southernmost Icelandic village of Vík. Explore Vik’s black sand beaches and the Myrdalsjokull Glacier. Films shot here: ‘Game of Thrones’ (2012/13), ‘Interstellar’ (2014) Spot icebergs breaking off from the glacier, drifting through the short river to the sea. Films shot here: ‘James Bond: Die Another Day’ (2002), ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider’ (2001)
This city is dripping with actors and musicians and your guide will be experienced in your subject and locally knowledgeable, making it the perfect destination for a university performing arts trip to the USA. Create a bespoke trip that is perfectly aligned to your course requirements and add some of the world’s most famous sights to your itinerary, from a Friends TV Tour and Broadway show to Central Park and a baseball game. Open your students’ eyes to the diversity of New York City. Let them tour the Lincoln Centre and Guggenheim, before taking in a Broadway show and some free time in Central Park for sketching. Your university students are certain to head back to lectures with inspiration and a new outlook on the world.
Chic Paris is great for Art, Design & Photography students alike. Arrive into the French capital and check in to your centrally located hotel - perfect for access to all of Paris' main attractions.
You'll be able to visit the Louvre, Sacre Coeur Basilica and the spectacular Musee d'Orsay, not forgetting the impressive Cathédrale Notre Dame!
While you walk around the city, make sure you have your cameras and pencils at the ready to capture all that Paris has to offer. Your taste buds won't be missing out either while you sample typical Parisian cuisine. If you're feeling fit, why not tackle the Eiffel Tower's 1,710 steps? Maybe not, eh!
This tour can be customised to your students curriculum or learning objectives, just ask one of our friendly Educational Travel Experts.