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D-Day/WWII Journey across Europe ~ Mrs. Coburn

The Journey

Rising 9-12th graders and adults are welcome to join Mrs. Coburn on an amazing historical journey across Europe!

 

  • ●  Standing on the beautiful beaches of Normandy, with experienced guides, we will recreate the events of D-Day on June 6th, 1944.
  • ●  Visit the location where American troops landed on this fateful day during the invasion of Normandy and forever changed history.
  • ●  Your Journey includes, but is not limited to, a visit to the American Cemetery in Colleville, tour of the City of Bayeux, private tours from Dachau Concentration Camp, the Eiffel Tower, The Dom in Cologne and the Palace of Versailles.

 

In addition, we will visit the historic cities of Munich and Cologne, Germany where students will learn about the rise and fall of Nazi Germany.  This 8-day unparalleled learning experience is sure to powerfully impact your students.

 

INCLUDES: Full time Journey/Guide, round-trip air, admission to area sites and Museums, breakfast/lunch/dinner daily, 8 nights hotel accommodations, guided tours in Bayeux, Normandy, Olympic stadium, travel/health coverage. More details at informational session.

 

Information meeting time and date to be announced – please email Laurie Coburn directly if interested in joining this Journey and receiving updates on the informational meeting!

lcoburn@maclay.org

 

 

 

Our Service Learning Journeys are designed with the learner/student in mind. We will travel throughout Germany and France with the historical perspective, and an attitude of servanthood. During our visits we will collaborate with a partner school, outside of Cologne, and spend the morning with students working together on a meaningful service project with a historical perspective.

SOME LOGISTICS ON YOUR JOURNEY!
In order to reach the desired goal of organizing a Journey where we are on Normandy Beach (and near-by hotel the evening before) for June 6, 2019 – we want to secure this team and deposits as soon as possible!  We can lock in flights as soon as they open in June of this year.
We are looking for a team size of no more than 20 for this Journey. Plus you will have two chaperones, and a Journey Leader/Guide.
Please see the following deadlines/payment options:
– Registration, with $500 non-refundable deposit before July 15, 2018 ~ REGISTRATION STILL OPEN! 
– Second payment of $1000.00 before September 15, 2018.
– Third payment of $1000.00 before November 15, 2018.
– Forth payment of $1000.00 before January 15, 2019.
– Final payment of $875.00 before March 15, 2019.

*** on-line payments possible with 3% PayPal fee.
Email: connect@led2serve.org for optional details/payments/links to online.

All payments mailed to:
Led2Serve
PO Box 916763
Longwood, FL 32791

Quick Info

Or register below for the Journey dates of:
01 - Jun - 2018 to 09 - Jun - 2019
RECOMMENDED FOR

This Journey is designed for rising 9-12th graders and adults

JOURNEY COST

$4,375.00

Pricing includes roundtrip air, insurance, all meals (minus travel days), all in country transportation, lodging in all locations, programming, all tours listed in itinerary. *** does not include transport to/fr Atlanta for outbound/incoming flight days.

SERVICE PROJECTS

Educational 80%
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Community Based 10%
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By design 10%
10%

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COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

Logistics

ACCOMMODATIONS

We will Journey through Europe and stay in double/triple accommodations. Single upgrades available.

TRANSPORTATION

You will depart from Atlanta and fly to Munich on June 1st for an overnight flight. From there we will use the trains and local buses to travel the country.

WHAT TO BRING

Details to come. A packing list will be provided!

DAILY SCHEDULE

Day 1-3

Tentative Daily Schedule ~  HERE

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Breakfast in Munich

Tour of Dachau Camp

Lunch and tour of the Olympic Stadium

Visiting the sights of Munich, the market

Team dinner at the Glockenspiel

Overnight in Munich, convenient in town location

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High speed train to Cologne

Explore the city, sights, sounds of Cologne

Visit the Dom, Bridges of Locks

 

Day 4-6

Serve project with partner school in Hurth

Train to Paris

Visit the Eiffel Tour, and local sights

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Train from Paris to Bayeux, picked up by local guides

Bayeux Museum

Bayeux WWII Museum

Busto to Normandy hotel after day of sights

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Guided day of D-Day beaches

75th Anniversary festival with guides

Train to Paris & Overnight

Day 7, 8

Visit the Shoah Memorial and Drancy Camp

Train to Palace of Versaille

Lunch at the gardens in Versaille

Explore Paris

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Depart from Paris on June 8th

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  • itinerary subject to change, with similar/same details depending on weather, availability, flight availability, while depositing

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  • Student/Participant Information

  • Parent/Guardian Information

  • *The parent's email address must be different from the studen't email address. Both must be valid since you will receive important communications related to your program at this address.
  • Journey Payment/Deposit Details

    Total payment for this Journey is estimated at $4,375 per person. A minimum number of travelers is required. A $500 deposit is required for registration. Payment option/plans to be arranged individually.
  • Where to Mail Deposit

    Payments to be mailed to: Led2Serve, PO Box 916763, Longwood FL 32791.
    NOTE: Upon submission, I understand that I need to mail a check (or submit online with a 3% fee) a non-refundable deposit of $500. Of for any reason the Journey does not take place, this will be refunded. Led2Serve does not store any credit card information and all payment processing is conducted by PayPal. After your payment has been processed, you will be registered for this Journey!
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