2017-18 Term 1: Western Europe

Itinerary

Oxford – London (day trip) – Barcelona – Rome – Florence (day trip) – Crete – Athens

Oxford & London

Begin this term in one of the United Kingdom’s most impressive seats of learning; Oxford. Enjoy a true university experience by staying in our comfortable accommodations at St Hilda’s College, and experience the beautiful city of Oxford. We’ll take day trips to London, and Bath & Stonehenge.

Barcelona

From the streets of Oxford to the beaches of Barcelona! A walking tour will acclimatize you to this energetic city. We will experience the grandeur of Gaudi at the Sagrada Familia, and the riches of the Picasso Museum.

Rome & Florence

From vibrant Spain to ancient Italy! Enjoy the grandeur of Rome with a walking tour and visits to the Vatican & Sistine Chapel, the Colosseum & Roman Forum and a day trip to Renaissance Florence.

Crete & Athens

Our last country visited is Greece, the birthplace of Western civilization. Our first stop is Crete, Greece’s largest island, where we will rejuvenate on dazzling beaches, swim in clear blue waters and play beach sports. We end our term in Athens, where we will visit the Agora and the Temple of Zeus, before taking our final exams and celebrating with our farewell banquet.

Flight Details

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Included in your Program:

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More details of what is included:

  • Walking tours of Oxford, Barcelona, Rome, and Athens

  • Excursions to London, Bath & Stonehenge, Florence and Olympia

  • Visits to Sagrada Familia, Picasso Museum, Vatican & Sistine Chapel, Colosseum & Roman Forum, Agora, Temple of Zeus

Below are the Optional Excursions Offered

August 29 – October 20 2017

Travel Services
(Plus Taxes)
$8,125
Tuition, Supervision and Health and Wellness$5,870
Total Fee:
$13,995*

or use your Aeroplan Points

Courses

GRADE 11:
  • English (ENG3U)
  • Functions (MCR3U)
  • Visual Arts: Photography (AWQ3M)
  • Visual Arts: Drawing and Painting (AWM3M)
  • World History to the End of the 15th Century (CHW3M)
GRADE 12:
  • English (ENG4U)
  • Advanced Functions (MHF4U)
  • Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U)
  • Visual Arts: Photography (AWQ4M)
  • Visual Arts: Drawing and Painting (AWM4M)
  • Classical Civilizations (LVV4U)
ADVANCED PLACEMENT (GRADES 11 + 12)
  • AP English Language and Composition

Accommodations

Other Terms

See what destinations, courses and excursions we offer on the other terms:

*Plus $495 registration fee. Includes group airfare arranged by Blyth Academy and an estimated $1,095.00** in airline and departure taxes, local taxes and fees. All itineraries, excursions, and dates are subject to change. Please visit www.blythpoints.com for more details on funding your program through Aeroplan points.

**Plus Cancellation and/or Medical Insurance fees (if selected)**