Tag Archives: Travel

Travel tips for those future travelers

I’ve definitely gained a lot from this experience. The European media study tour has open my eyes in so many ways. One of the most important things I’ve learned from this experience is the way one must travel. So for anyone that wants to travel in the near future keep these points in mind.

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Radio Show

Meghann got a chance to “act” in a BBC radio show.

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Guess Who Got to Sit in the BBC Anchor Chair?

Ariana did a great job on her first time anchoring! This was Isaac’s second time — great practice since he will be a UCentral Media reporter in the fall.

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Mind the Gap

London Tube: thank goodness we packed light!
 

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London Calling

So impressed with students on day one. In the last 24 hours, they’ve flown on two jets, ridden multiple Tubes, one bus and one airport tram. Those who rode their first airplanes did so like pro’s. London thus far has included a stroll through Covent Garden, a tour through the heart of London, a real [...]

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Getting Ready to JET

At OKC airport:
Meghann: “Super excited. Can’t wait to be there.”
Isaac: “Made it past the scanning…now off to the flying.”
Adrianna: “Can’t wait to explore new places.”
Desiree: “You don’t have to call me Mrs. Hill!”

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Getting Ready to JET

In just a few days, we will be embarking on the trip of a lifetime.  UCO Mass Communication students are traveling to London, Amsterdam and Brussels, leaving OKC on May 28th.  Along the way, we’ll encounter cultural, historic, journalistic experiences and more.  Follow our Journalism-Education-Travel (JET) blog to see these countries through our eyes.

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Where in the World are We?

May 28 (Tues) Travel Day
OKC airport 2 p.m.
Arrive London 11:05 a.m. next day
May 29 (Wed) Arrive London
Hop On Hop Off Bus
May 30 (Thursday)
Thames tour
May 31 (Friday)
BBC tour
June 1 (Saturday)
Stonehenge
Salisbury
Bath
June 2 (Sunday)
St. Paul’s Cathedral service
Tate Modern
Globe Theatre The Tempest
June 3 (Monday)
Churchill War Rooms
National Gallery
British Museum
June 4 (Tuesday)
Train to Gatwick Airport
Arrive Amsterdam 6:10 p.m.
June 5 (Wednesday)
11:20 Anne [...]

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JET Travel Tips for London, Amsterdam, Brussels

These are the travel tips we’ve used to get started.  We are packing very light, so we can be mobile and unburdened by heavy luggage as we Tube, train and jet our way through European countries.
Clothing

En route we will carry on.  This will ensure we don’t lose luggage AND that we pack light enough to [...]

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