Many people don't know, but American Girl Scouts get to travel the world, and that's a very good thing, as the more we can expose our young people to other cultures, the better off we'll be in this increasingly globalized environment. - Anna Maria Chavez, CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA We couldn’t have … Continue reading Explore the World Around You! Trips & Travel within Girl Scout Journeys
By Catherine Locke, Volunteer and Former Board Member of USA Girl Scouts Overseas Anytime a family decides to move it is tough-- everyone is forced to give up things that are familiar and safe for the unknown. The unknown can include a new job, a new town, a new neighborhood, a new house, a new … Continue reading Keep Calm and Girl Scout On
By: Alyssa H., Girl Scout Ambassador-Troop 1584 Over the summer I had the opportunity to be involved in a Girl Scout destinations trip to Costa Rica. It was a truly life-changing experience that opened my eyes to different cultures and also allowed me to look into myself and to become a better leader. Describing this … Continue reading Costa Rican Adventure
By: Juliana M., Girl Scout Senior – Troop #49 Thanks to Girl Scouts-NC Coastal Pines and my amazing parents I spent a week in Los Angeles this summer at the Hollywood Dreamin’ Girl Scouts’ destinations program. This was a program for Girl Scouts interested in filmmaking. In one week we put together a short film … Continue reading Hard Work Pays Off: My Week in Hollywood!
By Cheryl Olive, Girl Scout Troop #7000 – International Travel Group Traveling is a great way for girls to gain experiences exploring new places and new culture. Over spring break, nine adult members and one Girl Scout Ambassador from Girl Scouts – NC Coastal Pines traveled to Our Cabaña in hot and sunny Mexico. This … Continue reading Girl Scouts Travel to Our Cabaña In Mexico
By Meridith Orr, Program Executive Whether you’re part of a new or long-established Girl Scout troop, at some point you may want to take a trip together. Juliette Gordon Low was a fearless traveler, having attended boarding school as a young girl and sailed to Europe before she married. Biographer Stacey Cordery wrote that our … Continue reading Go, Go Girl Scouts! Top Travel Trips for Troops