Bring learning to life with Perillo's Groups/ Learning Journeys Global Classroom. See the world with your students, learn and give back. We incorporate a wide variety of experiences into your program including the interactive school visits so students can experience hands on lessons in language, art, music, culinary and observe the world through a different cultural lens. Select your discipline, and find a program that matches your teaching goals . Or let us create a custom program specifically for you and your students. Teachers travel free with a little as six students.
The passion for the language and cuisine of Italy owes as much to the history and geography of the country as it does to its people, dialects and regional cuisine. Learn basic language skills, and get a taste of Italy’s gastronomic culture and local food as you make your way through the romantic Tuscany and The Cinque Terre on this exciting cooking tour. What we love about Italian Language and Cooking in Tuscany and The Cinque Terre: Feel and live the destination through visits, languages lessons and food immersions. Life enhancing, transformative travel.
Italy is a leader in the commerce of fashion and design. 90,000 firms and 800,000 jobs are the vital statistics of the Italian fashion system. Students will learn various forms of fashion, art and design from both academics and local artisans.
Engage your senses during our professional level culinary exploration of Lyon, France. Hands on experiences in cheese, chocolate, wine and bread making at some of the renown culinary landmarks in the world. A true immersion into fine gastronomy. Great for individual travelers, families and private culinary groups.
This unique journey will take you on a cultural immersion of history, religion, cuisine, and local life. A city tour of Addis Ababa will give you views with wide avenues of jacaranda trees, as you continue to the spiritual Monastery of Asheton Mariam. Addis Ababa is home to many interesting museums as well one of the largest open air markets in Africa. Additionally, you will journey to historical areas such as Lalibela, in which the entire city can be described as a sculpture.
Volcanoes have been an integral part of the Icelanders’ way of life since the time of settlement in the late 9th Century. Without their geothermal heat we wouldn’t have the clean, alternative energy resources that are used in today’s modern Icelandic society. In this study tour learn first-hand why Iceland is one of the world’s leaders in green energy and sustainable development including an exciting expedition to the world famous Eyjafjallajökull volcano. Our guides provide scientific expertise and thorough local knowledge.
Visits Dublin, Belfast, Dingle Peninsula , Killarney , Cliffs of Moher
Ireland has vibrant culture with a third of the population under 25. Your students will experience an educational and fun journey of cultural immersion. Visit Dublin, experience the Gaelic Games, learn Gaelic language, immerse in a literary walking tour, music workshop, experience a dance lesson and enjoy the local culinary culture.
An art, language, history, music and culinary adventure. Stay in a 14th Century Tuscan Villa!
Visit the historic cities of Rome, Florence and Assisi. Learn about art, history, music, language, cuisine and meet with local students to learn about life in Italy! Add a day trip to Venice.
Highlights include a specific focus on the art and architecture of the Renaissance. Stay at a 12th Century Tuscan Villa. Learning includes a language lesson and two exclusive drawing and painting “en plein air” classes, a mosaic tile class and a "Food as Art" experience. In the warm weather months, course takes place outside, in the heart of Florence and Rome.
The art of simple living is a way of life in the Japanese culture. From Tokyo to Kyoto , you’ll discover a land of sublime art, unsurpassed natural beauty, and fascinating traditions. Enjoy a mystical visit to Mt. Koya and stay at a traditional Buddhist Monastery. Learn about Zen, attend meditations and yoga sessions. Throughout your trip, meet local people, stay in a genuine ryokan (inn), and experience age-old cultural traditions, such as a ritualized tea ceremony, a cooking class and a sake tasting.
Live like a local in Florence! Want to learn Italian in an authentic environment? This course is specifically designed for mature students of any age! Students will learn Italian in a pleasant and relaxing apartment environment, accompanied by a wide variety of cultural and culinary activities including city, culinary and vineyard tours!
Spend 13 days on a journey through Bhutan! It is not an exaggeration to say that Bhutan is a destination unlike any other. This sacred land is still untouched by the modern world. You will be able to immerse yourself into the true traditional highlights of Bhutan for 13 days of your journey. Spend time visiting ancient sites such as the Rimpung Dzong, Drukgyel Dzong, and Trongsa Dzong fortresses, and multiple sacred temples such as the Kyichu Lhakhang Buddhist temple, as well as monasteries such as the Tiger’s Nest Monastery!
Perfect for families and small groups!
Southern Africa: Travel To The Ends Of The Earth
For years travelers seeking serenity and spiritual renewal have made their way to India’s ashrams and retreat centers to learn the wisdom of ancient practices like yoga, meditation and Ayurveda Indian healing. This sojourn is designed for personal reflection and growth.