How to Plan a HBCU College Tour

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All prospective college students should take HBCU college campus tours. The next step for students after deciding on their major is picking the best college. According to Melissa E. Wooten, a student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, “[HBCUs] are a crucial arena for the fight for civil rights and equality” (Wooten, 2015).

The Capital Wheel

The Capital Wheel

The Capital Wheel Experience incomparable waterfront views of DC, Maryland and Virginia seated in comfortable, climate-controlled gondolas. Teacher Resources Create your own program or download our free Common Core Compliant Teacher Resource Guides: Grade 6-8 The Wilson Connection Grade 6-8 Overcoming Gravity Grade 6-8 Moving Across the Potomac Grade 9-12 The Wilson Connection Grade 9-12 Overcoming Gravity […]

The Best Things to See & Do in The Wharf – Washington, D.C.

The Wharf

The waterfront is a multibillion-dollar mixed-use development along Washington, DCs southwest waterfront. The waterfront is located at Washington, DCs Riverfront Park, located at 2100 E. 28th St., in the citys Northeast neighborhood. Hoffman-Madison Waterfront (HMW) is the development partnership behind The Wharfs Washington, D.C. Waterfront. The development of Hoffman-Madison Waterfront, The Wharf, is a public-private partnership and is the largest planned-unit development (PUD) in the history of Washington, DC.

What to know before visiting the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.

US Capitol Building

The United States Capitol, also known as the Capitol Building, serves as both the venue where the United States Congress convenes and the location of the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States. At the eastern end of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., it is situated on Capitol Hill. For a school trip to Washington, D.C., we’ll go over the numerous ways you can see the Capitol below.

What to know before visiting the Washington Monument

Washington Monument

George Washington’s political and military leadership was essential to the creation of the United States. In order to combat Britain’s superior military power, he united Americans from thirteen different states under the leadership of the Continental Army. As the nation’s first president, Washington set the bar for all presidents who followed him with his exceptional leadership. The memorial is unobstructed by anyone, much like the man.

3 Must Pack Essentials on A Washington D.C. School Trip

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Your eagerly awaited school trip to Washington, D.C., is just a few days away. You’re excited to take advantage of the exciting and educational opportunities that lie ahead of you. In spite of the excitement, packing the following things will guarantee your comfort while traveling. On a school trip to Washington, D.C., there are three things that are a necessity: Comfortable walking shoes, Refillable Water Bottle, Weather Gear (raincoat, umbrella).

Spelman College becomes one of the top HBCUs

Spelman College

Spelman College, a historically Black college and a global leader in the education of women of African descent, is dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and the intellectual, creative, ethical, and leadership development of its students

Top questions to ask your congressperson or senator

Tour group in Washington DC

Have you ever wanted the opportunity to meet a Congressperson or Senator? The perfect chance is during a school trip to Washington, D.C. Students looking to get involved in government/politics can make an early connection and jumpstart for future career opportunities. Below we have outlined our top questions for students to ask when meeting an elected official. Use the link below to begin planning your Washington, D.C. School Trip and mention wanting to meet a congressperson or senator to our landmark team.

How Landmark keeps you and your students safe on a trip.

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Traveling is exciting, it is fun, it is unforgettable, but it can also be scary. Going out into the world, into the unfamiliar can make you vulnerable and afraid. This is one of the primary reasons we do what we do. The benefits of having a highly esteemed tour operator go beyond the hassle of planning the trip. It comes with expert safety knowledge and a leader on the ground with you ready to tackle any unforeseen event that may take place. As the world gets back into travel full force, we are ready and prepared to guide your group through anything.

The Best Things to See & Do in Georgetown – Washington, D.C.

Georgetown, DC

Washington, D.C. is full of history and entertainment, but, it’s neighborhood cities are where you are bound to find endless activities for your group. Georgetown is a charming area full of great restaurants, upscale shopping, trails, and fun activities. We have done the digging for you, to create the quintessential list of destinations for your visit to one of Washington, D.C.’s most visited cities.

The Top Monuments & Memorials in Washington, D.C.

National Mall

Washington, D.C. has become instantly recognizable through the National Mall. Established in 1965, the national mall is one of the oldest recognized and preserved parks through the National Park System. Located between the Potomac River and the National Capitol, the National Mall welcomes more than 25 million visitors each year. This list is our look into each Monument that we feel should be on your itinerary for your next visit to Washington, D.C.

Our take on the top HBCU Campuses in the U.S.

Group of students at the United States Capitol Building

Taking a tour of an HBCU College campus is a crucial step for all prospective college students. If you are interested in attending any of the more than 100 historically black colleges and universities, HBCU college tours offer students the unique opportunity of visiting several campuses in a single trip.

Greece Reaches Record Tourism Growth

Greece

The Greek tourism sector was able to produce earnings throughout the summer that were comparable to the previous record year of 2019. The Ministry of Tourism is working to extend the season into the winter. At the same time, more and more Americans are traveling to Greece.