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Mariemont Travel

Why Mariemont Travels?

Students at Mariemont High School are presented with several opportunities for international travel throughout the school year. Each summer, students from the Service Projects Abroad extracurricular group attend a week-long trip performing service in an underdeveloped nation. Also each summer, students have the chance to attend the Global Student Leadership Summit to learn and interact with a diverse group of students from across the world. International trips may also be offered with a world language class or as part of the Intersession program. Students are able to apply for need-based scholarships for each international travel trip offered by Mariemont High School.
2022 Global Travel Opportunities

Global Leadership Summit: 

The Impact of Sports and Wellness

Madrid, Barcelona & Berlin (11 Days)
Anticipated Travel Dates: July 1, 2022

Group Leader: Julie Bell & Brian Sugerman

For many, flamenco, food, and fantastical architecture make Barcelona and Madrid unforgettable. For sports fans everywhere, world-famous fútbol cultures make these Spanish cities iconic. During your tour, you’ll take in the traditions of Spain as you interact with locals and explore its national sport. Known as soccer to Americans, fútbol is a huge part of life in Spain. In the lively streets of Barcelona, experience Catalan culture and Barça fandom. Then, head to Madrid: home to renowned works of art and some of the best fútbol players in the world. End your trip in Berlin, where you’ll come together with other students and teachers to focus on The Impact of Sports & Wellness around the world.

World Language Trip: Greece & Italy
Athens, Delphi, Meteora region, Igoumenitsa, Ancona, Florence, Rome (10 Days)
Anticipated Travel Dates: June 21, 2022

Group Leader: Kevin Ferry
Website: Greece & Italy

As the ancient wonders of Athens and Delphi give way to the Renaissance treasures of Florence, it becomes clear how one era leads to another, how one ancient civilization sows the seeds for future awakenings.

The Parthenon in Athens and the Colosseum in Rome provide a fascinating framework for the artistic and architectural breakthroughs throughout Florence.

Service Learning Trip
Supporting Sustainability on the Shores of Lake Titicaca
Lima, Cusco, Sacred Valley, and Taquile Island  (10 Days)
Anticipated Travel Dates: June 10, 2022

Group Leader: Erik Vanags

Meaningful. Sustainable. Unforgettable

From ancient Inca cities to Lima’s sprawling landscape, and from lush Amazonian jungles to the snow-capped Andes, Peru’s culture and countryside offer no shortage of diversity. Take a journey into the southern region of Peru, where you’ll explore archeological treasures like Ollantaytambo and Machu Picchu. Then, venture south to one of the highest lakes in the world, Lake Titicaca, where you’ll be in the indigenous cultures of villages surrounding the scenic lake. Working together with locals, you’ll participate in meaningful service projects focused on eco-tourism, community development and cultural immersion.

Atlanta & BEyond: The Civil Rights Movement
Anticipated Travel Dates: Summer 2022

Capture the spirit of America’s most prominent Civil Rights leaders as you visit historically rich sites throughout Atlanta, Georgia. You’ll learn about the struggle for racial equality and the people behind this powerful social movement with visits to MLK, Jr.’s former home, the APEX Museum, and the Civil War Museum.

Anticipated 2023 Travel Opportunities

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