2019/2020 Term One: Europe

Term One Itinerary

Oxford • London (Day trip) • Barcelona • Florence • Rome • Crete • Athens


Roam the hallowed halls of Oxford University, gaze upon great works of art and world-famous landmarks, visit castles and palaces, and see the seat of the Roman Empire with your own eyes. During Term One of Global High School, you’ll experience the best culture and history Europe has to offer.

Begin this term in one of the United Kingdom’s most impressive seats of learning: Oxford. Enjoy a true university experience in Oxford, the city of dreaming spires, and stay in residence at Oxford University, the perfect home base for exploring this historic university. Visit the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology and punt down the River Cherwell before making your way to Spain.

Head south to the Mediterranean shore and wander through the beautiful quarters of Barcelona, immersing yourself in Catalan language, culture, and cuisine. Sun yourself at the glamorous Sitges Beach; be awestruck by examples of Antoni Gaudí’s architecture, including the Sagrada Família and Park Güell; and study the riches of the Picasso Museum.

Take wing over the north of the Tyrrhenian Sea and descend in ancient Italy! Make your way through the winding streets of Florence to explore the birthplace of the Renaissance and home to Blyth Academy Florence. Stop in and say hello to our staff and students before departing south to Rome where you will visit the Vatican and Sistine Chapel, and marvel at the grandeur of the ancient Colosseum.

Acclimate yourself to Greek culture on Crete, the country’s largest island, where you can rejuvenate on dazzling beaches, and swim in clear blue waters. Head to the mainland and the iconic Athens, where you can feast your eyes upon the Agora and the Temple of Zeus, before closing the chapter on this leg of your global study abroad adventure.

FLIGHT DETAILS

Groups are required to meet at the airport 3 hours prior to departure.

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Please note: Flights are subject to change by the airline.

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS

Coming Soon…

August 26 – October 17, 2019

Travel Services
(Incl. Taxes & Fees)
$8,125
Tuition, Supervision and Health and Wellness$6,470
Total Fee:
$14,595*
or use your Aeroplan Points

Courses

GRADE 11:
  • English (ENG3U)
  • Functions (MCR3U)
  • World History to the end of the 15th Century (CHW3M)
  • Visual Arts: Photography (AWQ3M)
GRADE 12:
  • English (ENG4U)
  • Classical Civilizations (LVV4U)
  • Visual Arts: Photography (AWQ4M)
  • Advanced Functions (MHF4U)
  • Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U)

Included in your Program:

 

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Icon of the Colosseum
Sagrada Familia
The Acropolis
and more

More details of what is included:

  • Excursions to Bath, Stonehenge, and Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Visits to the Vatican, Colosseum, Sagrada Familia and Acropolis

Accommodations

A final list of Accommodations for 2019/2020 will be updated closer to the program date.

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)**