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Walt Disney World Announces New Firework Show

Posted by Arielle Burger on Feb 17, 2017 10:42:25 AM

The Walt Disney World Resort has officially announced that their popular firework show in the Magic Kingdom, “Wishes,” will be replaced with a brand-new firework show called “Happily Ever After.” This grand finale will allow you to experience the magic of Disney with your friends and family high above Cinderella Castle! Debuting this May, “Happily Ever After” will arrive just in time for our 2017 Dance The World and World Dance Competition events! Jump into some of your favorite Disney tales such as Aladdin, Frozen, Toy Story, Wall-E, Zootopia, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Princess and the Frog, and much more! Not only will this show include fireworks, but you will see Cinderella Castle transform right in front of your eyes. This seems like the perfect ending to any Disney day!

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Topics: Dance The World, Announcements, traveling, travel tips, The World Dance Competition

Holiday Survival Guide

Posted by Arielle Burger on Dec 23, 2016 11:11:11 AM

“Oh there’s no place like home for the holidays!” From all of us at WCV, we want to wish you a very happy holiday season. The holiday season brings us gifts, delicious food, family gatherings, and sometimes, it brings us some stress. Whether you are traveling a good distance to see family or trying to figure out that perfect present, you are bound to experience some tension this time of year. Take a glance at our tips to have a smooth holiday into the New Year!

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Topics: traveling, travel tips, New Year's Eve, holidays

How To: Plan and Coordinate a Student Trip

Posted by Arielle Burger on Nov 17, 2016 4:57:53 PM

Whether it is your first or your tenth time traveling with a student group, it is always good to have some tips and tricks up your sleeve. With World Class Vacations, we can take the stress out of planning and organizing by providing you with a detailed itinerary and a knowledgeable staff. Read below to learn some planning strategies from the student travel experts!

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Topics: Fundraising, Education, traveling, travel tips

The Benefits of Student Travel

Posted by Arielle Burger on Oct 12, 2016 2:42:21 PM

What is your favorite reason to travel? Maybe it’s meeting new people and exploring new places, or maybe it’s getting out of your comfort zone and discovering new possibilities. Traveling provides a sense of understanding and respect of many different cultures. It also opens a door to new experiences, thoughts, and opportunities. Traveling is important not just to get out of your comfort zone, but to learn and grow. These are just a few reasons why travel is beneficial to students of all ages. Check out our top reasons why student travel is important in the world today.

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Topics: Dance The World, Cook Around The World, traveling, travel tips

6 Spooky Ghost Tours to Experience This Fall

Posted by Arielle Burger on Sep 22, 2016 3:36:01 PM

Spooky decorations, the changing of the leaves, pumpkin flavored everything….It must be autumn! With fall right around the corner, you might be thinking of some fun activities to take advantage of during these cooler months. If you’re looking to exchange the pumpkin carving and corn mazes for something a tad scarier, check out these fun ghost tours that are sure to give you goosebumps!

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Topics: travel tips, holidays, autumn

8 Reasons to Visit Williamsburg, VA

Posted by Arielle Burger on Jul 15, 2016 10:43:27 AM

When you think of vacations, most people think of beaches, the ocean, or even Walt Disney World. Even though these are all great vacation destinations, there are many hidden gems around every corner. If you want to explore an area with a huge art influence and a touch of history with the added bonus of numerous attractions, Williamsburg, Virginia is the place for you! We have created a top list of things to do in Williamsburg that many of our high school groups take advantage of. This year, we had eight groups travel to Williamsburg, VA to explore this area that is filled with activities, shopping, and dining! 

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Topics: Education, traveling, travel tips

10 Things You Should Know When You Travel to Walt Disney World

Posted by Arielle Burger on Feb 12, 2016 3:29:59 PM

It is no surprise that Walt Disney World is high on the list for one of the most visited vacation destinations. Whether you’re gearing up for a family vacation or traveling with your school for Cook Around The World, Dance The World, or a senior class trip, it is important to know the facts in order to get prepared for your trip. Walt Disney World is one of the most exciting and also one of the most exhausting places to go. Because there is so much to do in so little time, we have created a list of things you should know when you travel to the most magical place on earth. Here are some Walt Disney World do’s and don’ts from the experts!  

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Topics: Dance The World, Cook Around The World, traveling, travel tips

Dance The World: Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by Arielle Burger on Jan 18, 2016 4:05:20 PM

"Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof!" Who's ready to perform at the most magical place on earth?! The Dance The World staff has been working diligently to put together an event that is "magical" in each and every way! Now that 2016 has officially arrived, attendees of Dance The World 2016 might have a few questions regarding details about the event as well as questions about their Walt Disney World vacation! The Dance The World staff is here to help with whatever questions you may have, and here are just a few questions and answers that might help you out! 

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Topics: Dance The World, Celebrity Appearances, Travelling to Disney World, travel tips

Holiday Fun in the Sun!

Posted by Arielle Burger on Dec 3, 2015 10:16:42 AM

There’s no place like Orlando for the holidays! Are you looking for a fun, family adventure this holiday season? World Class Vacations has gathered together some exciting and festive holiday celebrations in Orlando, Florida! Whether you want to stroll down the streets of Diagon Alley or watch Elsa light up Cinderella Castle, Orlando has something to offer to everyone!

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Topics: Travelling to Disney World, traveling, travel tips, holidays

Travel Tips for a Busy Holiday Season

Posted by Arielle Burger on Nov 25, 2015 9:11:31 AM

“From Atlantic to Pacific, gee the traffic is terrific!” We all know that there’s no place like home for the holidays! For those of you who are traveling to be with loved ones this holiday season, we have put together some travel tips to help you have a smooth journey to your destination. Safe and happy travels, everyone!

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Topics: traveling, travel tips, holidays