Life @ Webb
Multicultural Programming

Summer Trips Abroad

The Webb School experience embodies more than outstanding academics. Our students actively participate and take on leadership roles in extracurricular activities, community service, athletics, the arts, international programs and more.

Summer Trips Abroad


Middle School:

Iberian Voyage to Spain and Portugal (Madrid, Seville, Cordoba, Merida, Lisbon)
Trip led by Jane Durkin
 
Journey Down Under to Australia and New Zealand (Auckland, Rotorua, Sydney, Cairns)
Trip led by Miller Callaway
  • Dates: May 29 - June 9, 2019
  • Trip planned through ACIS
  • 12-24 travelers
  • Cost: Approximately $5,000 - $5,200
  • Site seeing/cultural: Visit Tamaki Maori Village, four-wheel drive tour of New Zealand high country where most of the Lord of the Rings was filmed, a visit to the Fiordland National Park and the Milford Sound Underwater Observatory, a Sydney Harbor cruise, a visit to the Sydney Tower, and an Australian bush walkabout tour to ancient Aboriginal sites.
  • http://www.acis.com/tripsite/?key=RFJjUDY2SFEzOExSQUpPTWRwTT0%3D&code=ECO
 

Upper School:

D-Day 75/Normandy and London
Trip led by Rachel Tinker
  • Dates: June 1-10, 2019
  • Trip planned through EF Tours
  • 12 students
  • Cost: Approximately $4,100
  • Site seeing/cultural: London tour, Bletchley Park, Imperial War Museum, Cabinet War Rooms, Ferry to Normandy to commemorate 75th anniversary – activities, services, historic tours.
  • https://www.eftours.com/educational-tours/collections/dday-2019
 
Salamanca, Spain at Hispano Continental Language School
Trip led by Lauren Doucette
  • Spanish language and cultural immersion program
  • Dates: Late May/early June
  • Trip planned through Hispano Continental
  • 6-12 students
  • Cost: Approximately $4,000
  • Site seeing/cultural: Host families, language school, cultural activities, tours to local towns, and two days in Madrid.
  • http://www.hispacon.com/Ingles-Colegio-Hispano-Continental.html
 
Service Learning Trip to Dominican Republic 
Trip led by Hemal Tailor
 
Yellowstone National Park
Trip led by Ada Zareba
 
Northern Rockies Trip
Trip led by John Schmid and Adam Braude
  • Location for 2019 backpack trip will probably be in the Northern Rockies
  • Dates: July 2019 (specific dates TBA)
  • Cost: Approximately $3,000-$3,300
  • A two-part trip, with the first being a 3-4-night backpack, followed by a 3-4-night stay in a campground in a national park like Yellowstone or Grand Teton.