For professors and faculty members bringing a group of students abroad, managing the associated logistics can be a daunting task. From putting together the itinerary to booking air travel and accommodations to finalizing the group size and coordinating payment, the management of all of this can be enough to deter some faculty from signing up to lead the trip. Professors do have resources they can leverage to help manage this; many engage a travel agent to book group travel to help ease the logistics of planning the trip.
Today, Faculty Abroad published an article from our Director of Business Development which details what group travel is, the benefits of booking group airfare and why airlines give discounts to student and youth travelers. Read the full article here.