Travel Adventures

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Travel Adventures
Industry Travel Industry
Founded 1987[1]
Founder Michael Palmer, David Snyder
Headquarters Lapeer, Michigan [2], USA
Key people
David Snyder (President), John Krish (General Manager) [3]
Services Student Group Travel, Festival and Tour operator
Number of employees

Travel Adventures began in 1987 by founders Michael Palmer and David Snyder. The company is a member of the Student and Youth Travel Association (SYTA) - a non-profit, professional trade association, which was formed in 1997.[4] In September 2008, John Krish (General Manager) of Travel Adventures became President of SYTA.

The combined total revenues for Travel Adventures was reportedly $8.2 million in 2007.[5]

Travel Adventures[edit]

Travel Adventures creates custom educational travel experiences serving teachers and students nationwide.[6] In 2007 a nationwide study conducted by Michigan State University within the Student and Youth Travel Research Institute (SYTRI) found that Performing Arts is rising in popularity.[7] Travel Adventures is a provider of student tours including The National Performing Arts Festival.


  1. ^ "Company Website". Company Web Site. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 
  2. ^ "Hoovers Company Description". Hoovers Web Site. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 
  3. ^ "DRIVER FATIGUE FOCUS GROUP" (PDF). US Department of Transportation Website. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 
  4. ^ "SYTA Website". Student and Youth Travel Association. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 
  5. ^ "Hoovers Company Information". Hoovers Web Site. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 
  6. ^ "Visit Indiana Website". Indiana National Tourism Association. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 
  7. ^ "SYTRI - Michigan State University". Student and Youth Travel Research Institute. Retrieved 2008-09-24. 

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