100 years ago, the heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Archduke Franz Ferdinand, was assassinated in Sarajevo. What followed was to change the face of Europe and lead to the death of millions.
Posted on:25 June 2014
Tagged with: History
Posted in: WW1
On 6th June 1944, an Allied invasion force of more than 150,000 landed on the beaches of Normandy, in an operation that would turn the tide of the Second World War.
Posted on:05 June 2014
Posted in: WW2
Lorna and Miriam recently visited Berlin to conduct inspection visits on some of the accommodation that we offer in the city.
Posted on:30 May 2014
Tagged with: Art
Posted in: Language
James has recently returned from the trip of a lifetime to Moscow and St Petersburg. Read all about his experiences in Russia here.
Posted on:28 May 2014
Tagged with: Language
Posted in: History
Good news for UK school groups wishing to arrange art or geography trips to Iceland; Icelandair have announced a new route from Birmingham to Reykjavik.
Tagged with: Art
Posted in: Geography
Niall, our history and humanities subject specialist, has visited most of the destinations that he recommends to our school groups. Last week, he travelled to Rome.
Posted on:14 May 2014
Tagged with: Classical Studies
Posted in: Classical Studies
A group of 39 students and 5 members of staff have recently returned from their school geography trip to Naples and Sorrento. Here, they share with us their highlights.
Posted on:23 April 2014
This summer, the world will commemorate the outbreak of the First World War. Originally expected to be over by Christmas of 1914, the war actually dragged on for four long years, eventually claiming the lives of over 16 million people.
Posted on:15 April 2014
The Halsbury Geography team are excited to be exhibiting at the annual Geographical Association Conference for a second year running! This year the conference will be taking place on 15th and 16th April
Posted on:10 April 2014
The Halsbury Languages Team are delighted to be exhibiting at the annual Language World conference
Posted on:02 April 2014
Copyright © 2015
Halsbury Travel Ltd
35 Churchill Park, Nottingham, NG4 2HF