«WHEELS OF TRAVEL» ON THE FINALS!

We are really excited to announce that our company is in the top 10 students’ companies of Greece! Our creative, innovative and well-written Business Plan that we submitted for the competition in combination with our display in the 11th Student Commercial Innovation and Entrepreneurship Exhibition by Youth Entrepreneurship Society (SEN) – Junior Achievement Greece, we…

Wheels of Travel at “Fair Trade Athens 2017”

On Friday, February 10, Wheels of Travel participated in the 11th Student Commercial Innovation and Entrepreneurship Exhibition by the Youth Entrepreneurship Society (SEN) – Junior Achievement Greece. There we had the opportunity to make our company known to the world of business! This exhibition gives students the chance to express their creative ideas and learn…

Visit to the Acropolis

VISIT TO THE ACROPOLIS: The first trial of our tour package Finally, the bi­­­g day was upon us! It was the day we were going to try out our first tour package in Acropolis, including a visit to the Parthenon and other monuments, and a tour of the Acropolis Museum. Thirteen students went on the…

Discussion with Bernidaki-Aldous, PhD

Dr. Eleftheria Bernidaki-Aldous visited our school club to talk with us and provide us with her useful insight into issues of disability, bringing us a step closer to accomplishing our goal. Dr. Bernidaki is an is an admirable person who has done a lot of things in her life: she is a Professor of Classics,…

Exploring the Acropolis Museum

Members of our team met with Ms. Natali Kontou from Athens Insiders Travel Experiences, and Ms. Marili Xristifi, an experienced associate of the Greek National Confederation of Persons with Disabilities (ESAEA), and we quickly got to work planning our first tourist package!   We visited the Acropolis Museum, with the aim of recording issues relating…

Pierce Christmas Bazaar 2016: Our First Public Appearance

We made our first public appearance at a festive celebration full of smiling faces and surprises, the Christmas Bazaar of our school! The members of our team were responsible for promoting our company and increasing awareness of accessible tourism by handing out informative flyers and promotional stickers to the visitors. The positive comments and the…

Visit to the Confederation of Disabled Persons

We had the incredible opportunity of visiting the offices of the Greek National Confederation of Persons with Disabilities in Heliopolis. Initially, Mr. Dimitris Ligaras, who is deaf, pointed out the importance of accessibility. He clarified that disability is a social problem, and not just personal.   Mrs. Marili Christofi, with her years of experience in…

Visit of Paralympic Athletes

Pierce – The American College of Greece invited 14 Paralympic athletes and their trainers, to our school, to talk about their experience in the 2016 Paralympics in Rio. In collaboration with the National Athletic Federation for Disabled People and the president of the National Paralympic Committee of Greece, a presentation was hosted at the Pierce…