15 June 2022 Why a Multicultural Environment is Good for Young People?

What Does Culture Mean? According to Oxford Dictionary culture is ‘the ideas, customs, and social behaviour of a particular people or society’ and in addition to that – ‘the attitudes and behaviour characteristic of a particular social group’. Culture in Early Years Jennie Lindon describes in her article ‘Cultural diversity in the early years’ that… Read More

21 May 2022 How do I know if my teenager is ready for Teen Travel?

13 to 17 and everything in-between! L&E Teen Travel is for 13 to 17 year olds.  However, we all know that there are many different types of 13 to 17 year olds!  This is a trip that we think every teen should experience and we want to make sure they are equipped with all the… Read More

18 February 2022 L&E Scholarship: Michael

“When Michael was first adopted I struggled with his behaviour. He was shy, introverted & unwilling to engage. He thrived with Learn & Experience!” We are delighted to announce that one of our World Camp scholarship recipients, Michael has been accepted on a funded place to Durham School as a Full-time Boarder. Michael first attended… Read More

2 December 2021 Why is travel good for teenagers?

Our teen travel expert, Julie explains 5 different factors why travel is so good for teens and how L&E Teen Travel trips give young people the life skills for future journeys… Experiencing other cultures In this day in age it is vastly important for young adults to be in touch with a global world and… Read More

30 November 2020 30 Day Challenge Blog

What is the 30 Day Challenge for ALL? Sam Ridgway, the founder of L&E, was challenged to 10 Adventures, 10 Life Skills and 10 Languages in 30 Days…Simple! There were 2 main aims of the challenge: Raise vital funds and awareness for Save the Children who exist to help every child to reach their full potential.  2…. Read More

8 March 2020 Happy International Women’s Day Greta. We Salute You!

Seldom does it happen that one name can conjure up such strong sentiment.  Greta was named Time magazines person of year (2019) and her name will go down in history along side Nelson Mandela, Jimmy Carter and Mikhail Gorbachev to name a few.  Climate Strike was the Collins Dictionary word of year (2019) and on… Read More

28 July 2019 South Camp Blog 2019

Sunday 28th July What a lovely evening we had getting to know all the lovely new faces… Click for Sunday’s photos Monday 29th July South Camp got off to a great start today with ice breakers, camp dodgeball and loads of exciting activities to keep everyone busy through the day. The sun shone through most… Read More

21 July 2019 North Camp 2 Blog 2019

Sunday, 21st July Despite the cloudy and overcast weather, L&E North Camp Week 2 kicked off with an enthusiastic and sunny welcome for all of our new campers! The evening began with a scrumptious BBQ and mixed green leaf salad followed by a serious of fun and exciting wide games, such as splat, 40/40 and… Read More

21 July 2019 Teen Travel Euro Blog

Gaia – Italian Isaac – British Emily – Dutch Piotr – Polish Julie – British Hayley – British DAY 1: Having gotten up at what seemed like an unnecessary time in the morning (3:15 AM) a taxi journey took from our start at Aysgarth School (L&E North Camp) to our departure location at Leeds Bradford… Read More

25 April 2018 Meet the Teen Traveller: Silvia from Italy

Not only was Silvia part a participant on one of our Teen Travel (TT) programmes she has also attended many of our L&E World Camps.  Let’s meet her…  What is your name, how old are you and where do you live?  I’m Silvia, I’m sixteen years old and I’m from Milan in Italy. Whist on… Read More