The Perfect Permission Slip [Infographic]

A template for the perfect permission slip for a class field trip Having a permission slip for parents is very important when taking your class on a field trip for a variety of reasons. It’s obviously vital to get parents’ permission but it’s also important to get information from them….

Chicago Highlights Tour

Experience the best of the magnificent city of Chicago Chicago is something different to everyone. It has many unique names because of its extensive history. A Chicago Highlights Tour will show you some of the best Chicago has to offer. You’ll see the sights, hear the stories, taste the food,…

Staying in Touch During Business Travel

Many ways exist to stay in touch on the road Whether traveling near or far; you always want to stay in touch with loved ones at home (especially kids). In business travel there are many ways of doing this; some are simple and some require a little more thought and…

6 Steps to Turn a Trip Into a Test [Infographic]

Steps for turning any group tour into a test when you return to the classroom Field trips expand students’ learning by giving them hands-on experiences and real-world examples. Expand their understanding by getting out of the classroom and out into the world. Then, follow these 6 easy steps for turning…

What Do I Need for a Group Tour?

Exactly what is needed when booking a group tour? Here are the necessities Planning a group tour may sound overwhelming, or it may sound easy. Either way, consult this list of the basics needed for booking a group tour to make sure nothing gets overlooked! A Group This may seem…

Chicago’s Haunted Group Tour

Hidden in the history of Chicago’s buildings and monuments is a haunted tale Experience the eerie localities and haunted highlights of the Windy City on this peculiar group tour. The tour takes your group through haunted hotels, ghostly graveyards and spooky structures. The mysterious stories and ethereal tales will keep…

Mistakes in Ground Transportation; How to Handle

Proper handling of an issue makes the difference Mistakes, errors, or breakdowns can occur in any industry; not just ground transportation. When they do, how you handle them is what determines if they are a minor inconvenience or become a major issue. Anything is possible; you can have a scheduling…

The Only Travel App That Does Not Exist

Check out these great apps that exist for travelers…and one that doesn’t exist You may have seen my recent post about great apps for group tour leaders. Well how about some apps for the travelers themselves? Check out these apps that will most certainly come in handy when traveling on…

Top 12 Best Movies Filmed in Chicago

How we picked them While there was no scientific formula or polling 100 people with the top answers on the board. We based it on our movie watching history and our friends and families input. The list is not in order from best to worst or even worst to best;…

Stay Healthy While Traveling

How to have a healthy and happy travel experience Many people fear getting sick while traveling. However, there are a few very simple steps you can take to help yourself stay healthy on a trip! Don’t let the fear of getting sick keep you from exploring the world around you….