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Students Speak: Stitch by Stitch

Hopping off the Inca Rail and leaping onto the cracked platform, the sun’s harsh rays mercilessly pierced my innocent eyes. I was suddenly smothered by a heavy blanket of pure heat that weighed me down like a lead anchor. After a mere five minutes, beads of sweat...

How to (Still) Not Get Sick

If there’s been one silver lining of all the caution and cleaning and careful procedures of the past two years, it’s that these practices have helped reduce colds, flus and other contagious illnesses across the board. While the pandemic is easing up in some ways...

Fostering Emotional Health During Travel

Traveling with a group of students can be fun, but it can also be stressful. Educators who lead trips face challenges making transportation and accomodations reservations; planning fun, interactive itineraries that meets the needs and interests of the students and...

Steering You to a Safe Motorcoach Company

Editor's Note: In 2022, as COVID and the Omicron variant continue to affect student travel, there are new concerns when picking a motorcoach company. Consult with your tour operator as well as the SYTA COVID-19 Travel Toolkit for more information on how to stay...