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Exciting Chicago: What To See in This Month’s Featured Destination

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“The Windy City” known for its distinctive downtown skyline and for the Lake Michigan waterfront is the place to visit for an array of cultural experiences, including some of the best museums in the country and entertainment choices. Add to that the great shopping and dining experiences to be found here, and this is a trip that your student group will enjoy and talk about long after the experience is over. Our list includes some of the highlights of a…

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Adventure in The Birthplace of American Independence: Philadelphia

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A celebration of the colonial spirit can be found at every turn in the historic “City of Brotherly Love.” As our nation’s first capital, Philadelphia offers no shortage of places to visit that are specific to this era. From the Franklin Institute to Franklin Court, Founding Father Benjamin Franklin’s patriotism and scientific fervor are memorialized.  Students will find that a visit to Philadelphia brings their study of history to life. Our top picks for a trip to “Philly”: Visit the…

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Featured Destination: Boston, Massachusetts

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In Boston, Massachusetts, you’ll find exciting activities and educational programming for students of all interests and of all ages. “Beantown” is a city with rich history, amazing restaurants, and so much to do! Here are some of our favorite go-to destinations. Boston Duck Tours are one of Boston’s most popular tourist excursions. The tour begins on land, passing through some of Boston’s most iconic landmarks, including the State House, Bunker Hill, Boston Common, and more! Students will love exploring the…

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Featured Destination: New Orleans

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New Orleans, Louisiana, or the “Big Easy,” is a vibrant city known for its music and fusion cuisine. Sure, we’ve all heard of Mardi Gras, the lively carnival in late-winter with its street parties and eccentric costumes, but have you considered New Orleans for your next school trip? A trip to New Orleans would be an unforgettable Honors Society trip, or senior class trip. Are you a music teacher? There are countless venues where your ensemble or jazz band can…

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Oh, the Places You’ll Go: Cleveland, Ohio

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We have the perfect spot for you to take your middle or high school students during the 2018 school year – Cleveland, Ohio! You might be thinking, “Really? Ohio?” but trust us – there is so much to do and see in Cleveland! Students will say visiting the legendary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame was one field trip that really rocked! On each of their five floors, there are rotating exhibits on all of the legends – from Tupac…

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New York City: Off the Beaten Path

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We have the perfect spot to take your students… New York City! Now, we know what you’re thinking… “Been there, done that!” You might think you and your students have seen all NYC has to offer, but we invite you to rediscover New York City with these destinations that are a little more “off the beaten path.” The Museum of the Moving Image is the country’s only museum that explores the history of the moving image in all its forms….

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Your Students Will Love Discovering New York City!

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Still stumped trying to think of where to take your middle or high school students in 2017 or 2018? We’ve got you covered. There are so many ‘classic’ destinations in New York City that your students might not have experienced yet. Your students will treasure these memories for years to come! Of course, there’s always the Empire State Building. Your students will be awe-struck when they visit this world famous landmark and soak in the breathtaking view. While you’re there,…

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Why Students Will Love the Southern Soul of Nashville & Memphis

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Have you considered Nashville and Memphis for your next student tour? Embrace the spirit of country music in “Music City USA,” and then head to Memphis to experience the soul of the “Blues City.” This itinerary truly immerses your group in so many aspects of American music: country, rock & roll, jazz, and the blues. The vibrant culture, Southern cuisine and rich musical heritage of these cities will result in a trip your students and chaperones won’t soon forget! Day…

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Find Your Freedom in Williamsburg, VA

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Nestled in a lovely area in between the York and James rivers in Virginia, you will be glad to discover Williamsburg – a place that has actively preserved the Colonial era of America’s history. Williamsburg forms part of the historic triangle that includes Jamestown and Yorktown, where millions of people travel each year to learn about the beginnings of a young America. In Williamsburg, students will discover that history is fun. It is one thing to learn about America’s history…

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Featured Destination: Orlando Has it All

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It’s Orlando time! Teachers, educators, parents: Listen up! It may not be the most original thing you’ve ever heard, but here’s the truth about us…Suburban Tours is all about celebrating this big exciting trip for your students and working closely with you on the details. We want you to have an amazing and memorable experience – that is why we do what we do. Let’s talk destination for a moment: Orlando. In Orlando you will be entertained. There is no…

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