2019 Destinations: Where are you going?
Experience the magnificence of the Great Barrier Reef before it’s gone forever. Quo blends science, culture, history, adventure and a practically exhausting amount of fun into one amazing program. Spectacular Sydney, wondrous wildlife and unforgettable FullOn! Cultural Immersion with Aboriginals and dinner with Australian families. Community Day with Aussie students, hands-on learning with marine biologists and, of course, the Great Barrier Reef!
CAMBODIA & VIETNAM
Join Quo for a service & culture-rich adventure in Vietnam & Cambodia. From ancient temples to modern cities. From remnants of war to a peaceful society. Join students at a floating school and participate in hands-on service projects with locals. Pure inspiration to fuel a life-long passion for travel and service!
CHINA – THE MIDDLE KINGDOM
Have an eye on your education, career & the global future? Join Quo for a 13-day adventure into the heart of China. Compare 3,000 years of Chinese history with today’s rapidly-changing country. Meet Chinese students and forge friendships during a homestay. Gain a personal understanding of China now for a lifetime of advantages!
The best, most exciting and highest-impact Costa Rica program available anywhere! Embrace adventure, language immersion, science and a deep dive into all that is Pura Vida. Experience tropical rain forests, wildlife, zip-lines, surfing, waterfall rappelling, whitewater rafting, horseback riding & beautiful beaches!
ECUADOR and the GALAPAGOS ISLANDS
Have the spirit of an explorer? This equatorial expedition starts with volcanic highlands, hot springs & the “Throat of Fire.” Next up: the Amazon Rainforest, teeming with life, adventure & indigenous culture. Then, the Galapagos Islands, featuring world-class science, wildlife, wonder and hands-on learning. You won’t want to come home!
Exclusively for 5th-9th grade students, this incredible adventure packs 12 days of adventure, culture and learning into the most popular North American program of all time! From the base of Niagara Falls to the top of CN Tower in Toronto, from Space Camp to a historic settlers’ encampment, we make the most of every moment.
Quo’s exceptionally active expedition to Iceland is nothing short of jaw-dropping. Rich in science, culture & adventure, it’s so much fun you’ll hardly notice all you’re learning! Rugged beauty, geologic wonders & indigenous wildlife. Explore black sand beaches, geysers, and geothermal lagoons. Meet warm locals & discover icy glaciers!
Are you pretty much obsessed with Japanese culture? Anime, manga, Hello Kitty, Final Fantasy, kawaii… Into Miyazaki movies? How about samurai? Harajuku fashion? How would you feel about getting to know Japanese students your age, and a homestay? Could you be enticed to ride on a bullet train? Great! Next stop, Tokyo!
LONDON: DRAMA & THEATRICAL ARTS
Considering a life in the theatre? Join Quo for front & back of house workshops, meetings with production company pros and hands-on workshops with working West End professionals. The BRIT School, National Theatre, Royal Shakespeare, Oxford University and 5 live performances. And, experience England’s most iconic attractions!
Can you imagine being on a genuine wildlife safari? What do you know about the legacy of Nelson Mandela and Apartheid? Curious about the unique cultural diversity of the “Rainbow Nation?” How cool would it be to get to know your South African peers? And did we mention the wildlife? This is Africa at its very finest.
Lace up your hiking boots and get ready to trek through the Pacific Northwest! Experience iconic Seattle structures, see maritime science in action, walk through the history of native tribal culture, and immerse yourself in this diverse cultural melting pot! How about an overnight STEM camp at Mt. St. Helens? Hands-on agriculture, history, and geology mingle with fly fishing, butter churning, kayaking, hiking and more adventures. Don’t miss out!
WIZARDS, WITCHES & WANDS!
Wands at the ready! Are you a fan of the Harry Potter books and movies? Love adventure? Ready to explore the best of England and the UK? Join Quo to explore the myths, legends and history of England and Scotland, with a special emphasis on the locations used in filming the Harry Potter series!
Quo’s CUSTOM Itineraries – 2019
2 BORDERS: NICARAGUA and COSTA RICA
Get your pulse racing in the heart of Central America on a journey of learning across two breathtaking borders. Loads of adventure and a journey of self-discovery, with a specialized focus on language immersion, science learning and community service. Wildlife, culture, volcanoes and more adventure than you can imagine!
AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND and FIJI
Go down under and get up close and personal with unique wildlife, indigenous cultures and big-time outdoor thrills. Embrace koalas, kiwis & kangaroos. Meet local students, perform community service and have an unforgettable home stay. Repelling, the mountain luge and visit Hobbiton!
ITALY AND GREECE
This phenomenal 15-day custom Quo adventure takes you to Venice, Florence, Assisi, Rome, Naples, Olympia and Athens! You’ll explore the engaging culture, fascinating history and timeless beauty of two of the greatest civilizations in human history.
PERU, ECUADOR and the GALAPAGOS
Join this epic journey from the Highlands & Volcanoes of Ecuador, through the Cloud Forest & Amazon Jungle, to the Galapagos Islands, then Machu Picchu & Lake Titicaca. A truly extraordinary adventure – you’ll encounter incredible cultural immersion, hands-on service with locals, intensive scientific learning, incomparable wildlife experiences & bucket list-worthy attractions!
VIETNAM, CAMBODIA and THAILAND
Prepare to expand your perspective! This phenomenal program is one of the richest, most unforgettable educational adventures ever conceived. Bring a sense of adventure, a curiosity for new and different cultures and an open mind about history from another perspective. Every colorful moment will reward you with fragrances, flavors and friendships that leave you forever changed.