London and Paris Fashion Design and Technology

4 days/3 nights

From only £259pp

Overview

4 days/3 nights From only £259pp

Expose students to a variety of styles, fabrics and production techniques while exploring London and Paris- two cities at the forefront of fashion. Compare the consumer demands of London and Paris and analyse the design considerations required to suit the ever evolving market.

What's included in the trip?

  • Executive coach travel
  • Use of the coach during the tour
  • Return ferry crossing via Dover / Calais
  • Accommodation on a b&b basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Depart for London. Visit to V&A museum. Evening meal at Planet Hollywood. Optional: West end Musical

  • Day 2

    Visit to London Fashion and Textile Museum – Depart for the midday ferry crossing to Paris. Arrive Paris early evening – Free time explore the city – Evening meal at Hard Rock Cafe

  • Day 3

    Meet a designer in the morning. Afternoon visit to Musee des Arts Decoratifs.

  • Day 4

    Visit the famous Galeries Lafayette in the mornings before travelling back to school.

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Enhance your trip

  • One of London’s most popular open air markets, with unique and distinctive shops and stalls, there is something for everyone
  • Covering seven hectares it is the largest antique market in the world, with a diverse amount of market stalls to explore, an afternoon will fly by.
  • Primarily tracing the evolution of fashion and developments within textiles from the 14th Century, the museum also features pieces from legendary fashion designers from the 20th century.
  • The National Gallery houses one of the greatest collections of paintings in the world and located in Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, in Central London.
  • Tate Modern is one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the world in London. It forms part of the Tate group and is based in the former Bankside Power Station, in the Bankside area of the London Borough of Southwark. It holds the national collection of British art from 1900 to the present day.
  • Tate Britain is one of the largest museums in the country and is located on Millbank in London. It is part of the Tate network of galleries in England, with Tate Modern, Tate Liverpool and Tate St Ives. It is the oldest gallery in the network and houses a substantial collection of the art of the United Kingdom since Tudor times, and in particular has large holdings of the works of J. M. W. Turner.
  • The Eiffel Tower is located on the Champ de Mars in Paris. Built in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World’s Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France.
  • With its cinemas, cafés, luxury specialty shops and clipped horse-chestnut trees, the Avenue des Champs-Élysées is one of the most famous streets and one of the most expensive strips of real estate in the world.
  • The Louvre Museum or simply the Louvre—is one of the world’s largest museums, the most visited art museum in the world and a historic monument. A central landmark of Paris, France.