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Asia, Africa, & Australia Additional itineraries to Asia, Africa, and Australia can be found on our website at: www.EducationalTravel.com/AAA

Another fantastic WorldStrides International Discovery program. My fifth trip with you was so great – characteristic of the other quality trips I’ve taken with you. Thank you for all you do to make your staff, programs, and fine touches so memorable.” - Katie Thomas, CO

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Asia, Africa & Australia

China Tuition and Early Enrollment Incentives: www.EducationalTravel.com/CHA Day 1-2: Fly overnight to China Arrive in Beijing

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Day 3: Great Wall Of China Walk along the Great Wall of China Visit the Ming Tombs Day 4: Beijing Explore Beijing with a local guide: • Forbidden City • Tiananmen Square • Summer Palace Add: Peking Opera Show Day 5: Beijing Visit the Confucious Temple and Lama Temple Enjoy lunch at a traditional Buddhist restaurant *LEAP Tai Ji and Calligraphy Board an overnight train to Xi’an Day 6: Xi’an See the life-size Terra Cotta Warriors Visit the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda See the Xi’an Bell Tower Day 7: Xi’an Discover Xi’an’s Muslim Quarter Board a flight to Guilin Head to Yagshuo for a sightseeing tour Day 8: Yangshuo Take a bike tour of Yangshuo *LEAP Chinese School Visit Day 9: Yangshuo *LEAP Cook Chinese Cuisine Stroll the markets of Yangshuo Enjoy the Yangshuo Sound and Light Show

LEAP LEAP is a daily program of tour director led, interactive learning experiences, plus these activities:

Day 10: Shanghai Take a bus ride through Guilin Board a flight to Shanghai See Shanghai with a local guide: • Colonial Bund • French Concession • People’s Square Day 11: Shanghai Visit the Shanghai Museum Enjoy an acrobatics show Day 12: Return home to the United States Customize this tour by adding: • Peking Opera Show

Never thought I would make my own Chinese food

»» Cook Chinese Cuisine: Create an authentic Chinese dish as professional chefs guide you through a traditional recipe. Savor your delicious creation »» Tai Ji and Calligraphy: Discover the history of the Chinese martial art, Tai Ji. Learn the moves from an experienced instructor, then practice what you’ve been taught. A lesson in traditional Chinese calligraphy, Hanzi, teaches you the history behind this widely repected art form. Afterward try your best to recreate the strokes using an ink brush. »» Chinese School Visit: Visit with Chinese students at school

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Asia, Africa & Australia

Vietnam Tuition and Early Enrollment Incentives: www.EducationalTravel.com/VTM Day 1-2: Fly To Vietnam Arrive in Hanoi Day 3: Hanoi Discover Hanoi with a local guide: • Temple of Literature • Quan Thanh Pagoda • Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Day 4: Hanoi Explore Hanoi with your Tour Director See a performance at Thang Long Water Puppet Theater *LEAP Vietnamese Calligraphy

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Day 5: Hanoi Drive through the Red River Delta Boat cruise through Halong Bay Return to Hanoi Board a flight to Hue

LEAP is a daily program of tour director led, interactive learning experiences, plus these activities:

»» Vietnamese Calligraphy:

Day 6: Hue Discover Hue with a local guide: • Hue Citadel • Tu Doc • Minh Mang Emperors’ Tombs

Explore the culture of Vietnam through the country’s writing style, an ancient art form strongly influenced by Chinese calligraphy. Discover the meaning behind each letter, which defines an aspect of Vietnam’s identity.

Day 7: Hue Take a boat ride down the perfume river Explore eight imperial tombs Continue to Hoi An

I wonder if I can get extra credit for writing my essays in calligraphy

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Day 8: Hoi An Discover Hoi An with a local guide: • Museum of History and Culture • Quan Kong Temple Fly to Ho Chi Minh City

Day 9: Ho Chi Minh City Explore Ho Chi Minh City with a local guide: • History Museum • Reunification Palace • General Post Office Day 10: Return home to the United States


Asia, Africa & Australia

Pacific Destinations Tuition and Early Enrollment Incentives: www.EducationalTravel.com/PDS Day 1-3: Fly to Australia Arrive in Cairns Day 4: Great Barrier Reef Marine biologist-led tour through the reef Enjoy lunch in place of dinner today Snorkel or ride in a coral viewer

10 Days

Day 5: Alice Springs Fly to Alice Springs Visit Desert Park Day 6: Ayers Rock Travel to Ayers Rock Visit Uluru (Ayers Rock) Explore Kata Tjuta National Park *LEAP Aboriginal Tales Explore the Olgas (rock formations) Day 7: Ayers Rock-Sydney Board a flight to Sydney Explore the city with your Tour Director Day 8: Sydney Discover Sydney with a local guide: • Tour Sydney Opera House • Historical Rocks • Queen Victoria Building • St. Mary’s Cathedral • Botanical Gardens • King’s Cross • Bondi Beach Cruise on Sydney Harbour

LEAP Add: Day 10-12: Melbourne Extension Tour the city with a local guide: • Royal Botanic Gardens • Melbourne Cricket Ground • Federations Square • South Bank • Queen Victoria Market • Old Melbourne Gaol Ride along the Great Ocean Road: • See limestone cliffs • Twelve Apostles • Otways Rainforest • Bells Beach

Day 9: Sydney Customize this tour by adding: Add: *LEAP Boomerangs and Barbie! Authentic lunch on the “barbie” is included in • *LEAP Boomerangs and Barbie! • Melbourne Extension place of dinner today Day 10: Return home to the United States or extend your trip.

LEAP is a daily program of tour director led, interactive learning experiences, plus these activities: »» Aboriginal Tales: Walk in the footsteps of Australia’s indigenous people as stories and legends of their survival in the harsh desert climate come alive. Discover what it takes for the local flora and fauna to thrive in this unique habitat »» Boomerangs and Barbie!: Cuddle koalas and hand-feed kangaroos! Visit a working farm and see sheep shearing, wool classing, working sheep dogs, and boomerang throwing. Wrap up your adventure with another Australian tradition – a delicious lunch on the “barbie” (barbecue).

Those kangaroos better watch out!

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