2020 Spring Break International Study Program Provisional Itinerary
A detailed schedule is available for students who sign up for the program and is available on the Moodle page for their course.
Updated: August 20, 2019
video's on London and Paris
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRD4qoJIhmc (semo video student)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kOi0EaehSJ0 Travel Diary Euro Trip London, Paris + Amsterdam

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5RAYy9Uymc  Travel London to Paris on Eurostar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=awH9G0fwu_U  Paris and London 2018 trip by some person

 

DATE   All times and business visits subject to change.  Overnight
Wednesday November 13
2019
12:00 -13:30   Class SEMO Campus: topic Orientation and Logistics of the program in Europe and Planning for travel  
Wednesday January 29  2020
12:00 -13:30   Class SEMO Campus : topic Introduction to International Business including theory and application  
Wednesday February 5, 2020
12:00 -13:30  Class SEMO Campus : Competitive Advantage  
Wednesday February 12, 2020
12:00 -13:30 Class SEMO Campus : The Role of Culture in Globalization and its application to individual travel  
Wednesday February 19, 2020 12:00 -13:30 Class SEMO Campus : Pre-departure Test  
Wednesday February 26,
 2020
12:00 -13:30 Class SEMO Campus : Follow up question and answers as well as final program details  
Friday

March 13. 2020

All student will meet at Cape Girardeau Airport
Lv STL to Chicago 2 hr flight; Lv Chicago  Dinner and Breakfast on plane; about 9 hr Flight
 
Saturday

March 14, 2020

Ar LHR London- Heathrow Airport 4 (clear customs and immigration)  use ATM's if needed;  
use public transportation to Hotel; Check In
Leave hotel -Group goes to eat and
a walk about.
See
Kensington Gardens, Kensington Palace, Hyde Park to Green Park, Albert Memorial, Imperial College, Baden Powell House Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum,
Harrods,
Brompton Oratory 
Get a good night sleep

LondonEngland
(4 Nights)

Sunday 

March 15

Breakfast; Group departs; Changing of Guard  @ Buckingham Palace; National Gallery at Trafalgar Square and National Portrait MuseumSt. Martin- In The- Field Church, 10 Downing Street and Horse Guards. Big Ben, Westminster Hall and Houses of Parliament; Westminster Abbey, Covent Garden  
Monday


March 16

Breakfast; Leave hotel;
Bank of England for presentation "Keeping on an Even Keel" one hour
Lunch then to St Paul's Cathedral; Tate Modern Gallery, Globe theatre (Shakespeare Museum) ,
Visit to British Museum:  on your own for afternoon 
Group meet at Theatre for ticket distribution to a London play (to be decided)

Tuesday

March 17

Breakfast leave hotel;
Group Visit Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress/Tower of London ,Tower Bridge on your own
Rest of the day free:  Shopping on  Oxford Street; Visit Cabinet War Rooms; HMS Belfast; Imperial War Museum, Camden Town MarketGreenwich and see Prime Meridian, Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum and Royal Naval College,
Consider visit to
Hard Rock Cafe which is close to Japan Embassy
Wednesday

March 18

Breakfast and check out of rooms
Group  Depart hotel by taxi to King's Cross St. Pancras tube station
Group Eurostar train to Paris (500 km in 2.5 hours including channel tunnel crossing
Arrive Paris France, Paris Nord train station;
Hotel Check In; Group Dinner in Latin Quarter; St. Michel fountain in the Latin Quarter,
Group; See Eiffel Tower then to River Seine for cruise weather permitting
Paris, France
(4 nights)
Thursday

March 19

Group departs; take your Carte Museum Pass (gives you access to the major museums)
Group Du Louvre " world's greatest art museum"
Group D'Orsay Museum see Monet, Manet, Renoir, Van Gogh ;
Group Rodin Museum then on to Hotel Des Invalides  (Napoleon's Tomb)
walk up Avenue Des Champs Elysees in Paris Visit Sephora 1
Group Arc de Triomphe

 

Friday

March 20

Group take your Carte Museum Pass
G
roup Ste. Chapelle, Conciergerie then Cathedrale de Notre Dame then Hotel de Ville (City Hall)  Group visit to Montmartre area and  Basilique du Sacre Coeur;
Other areas to see on your own: Centre Georges Pompidou
/ Musee National d'Art Moderne; ; Les Galeries Lafayette see Le Printempts (Department Store one block away); Les Halles - Beaubourg (shopping) Au Bon Marche' Food market on Left Bank; Catacombes  (6 million skeletons), Pantheon-- 
 
Saturday 

March 21

Free Day: Enjoy Paris: shop or go to Palace of Versailles which would be an all-day activity about 12 miles southwest of Paris

Sunday
March 22
(be checked out of room before breakfast)
 group metro to Charles De Gaulle Airport CDG, Paris
Dep  CDG airport to USA
Ar STL
Monday
March 23
classes restart in Cape Girardeau
Wednesday April 4
 2020
12:00 -13:30  Class SEMO Campus: Summary and debrief of the program: FINAL EXAM  

Emergency: Kenneth Heischmidt, (+1) 573 275 4615, Peter Gordon (+1) 573 450 3434