About Us

We believe in dreaming big. It’s how our company was born, and it’s what we hope to give all the students who travel with us: confidence and big ideas for the future, based on what we can learn from our journey today.

Our Mission
WorldStrides’ mission is to ignite personal growth for students through travel at every stage of development.

Our Vision
To be the superior choice in educational travel for teachers, administrators, students and parents.

Maddie Darnton

Maddie Darnton

Account Manager

Maddie is an Account Manager for long haul tours at WorldStrides. Having worked in the international higher education sector for a number of years in marketing and account management, Maddie was fortunate to travel extensively in the USA, Asia, Africa, India and Europe.

With Swedish heritage, Maddie also has a particular interest in Scandinavian culture and design. Maddie grew up in South West London attending Surbiton High School and went on to achieve a BA Hons degree in Graphic Design.

Passionate about art and design as well as being a keen horse rider and qualified riding instructor, Maddie always tries to combine these two areas of interest into her overseas trips!