There’s hundreds of reasons New York City is often called the “cultural capital of the world”. Check out these posts to learn more about New York City and our student trips that travel there.

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Luck of the Irish

  Though many are filled with Irish pride on St. Patrick’s Day, you certainly don’t have to have ancestors from… Read more

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Wonders of the world

Did you know that the Great Pyramid of Giza is the only surviving “wonder” of the ancient world? Many centuries… Read more

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Museums in New York City

New York City is filled with museums that tell the city’s life story, and by visiting them you can see the… Read more

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New York City street vendors

There are many landmarks in New York City: the Empire State Building, Central Park, the Chrysler Building and Ground Zero… Read more