March 31, 2014

Westridge School - Vietnam 2014

A group of 17 students and 3 chaperones from Westridge School explore Vietnam on a Friendship Tours World Travel regional exploration of Southern Vietnam beginning in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City).  Combining cultural awareness, adventure travel, insider's access to living historians, community service and analytical reflection, this one-of-a-kind educational trip will empower students to understand the causes and consequences of America's most controversial war.

Westridge students celebrating peace at the
Reunification Palace.

Famous North Vietnamese tank which crashed
through the gates, April 30, 1975 officially
signaling the end of the war.

Bargaining in the Ban Thanh Market.

Walking through the streets of Saigon.

Old French colonial influences.

Cooling off at the rooftop pool.

Westridge girls in local pants!


March 25, 2014

Emma Willard School in Siem Reap, Cambodia, March 2014

Arrival at Siem Reap Airport, Cambodia
Wheel chair building exercise at Metta Karuna Center.
Sunrise at Angkor Wat.

Photos from our visit to Angkor Wat.

Group photo at Angkor Wat.

All photographs courtesy of Emma Willard travelers.

March 24, 2014

Emma Willard School Exploring Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Daniela and Josephine in Phnom Penh

Daniela and Josephine at the Royal Palace.

Claire, Josephine and Abby in the Royal Palace garden.

Our Guest House in Phnom Penh

Out and about in Phnom Penh

Cambodia Living Arts performance at the National Museum

Cooking Lessons and Swimming

Visit to the Tonle Bati Seametrey Children's Center.

On to Siem Reap next!

All photographs courtesy of Emma Willard travelers.