This ever-popular vacation activity helps extend the experience of children and gives them the excitement of seeing new things. Excursions may begin close to home, with visits to the zoo, vet farm, archaeology museum, or computing centre. With the bus, excursions could be extended to the town or more distant places— Orba market, the ironworks at Lejja, an aluminum factory, cashew plantation, Ada rice, the Coca-cola bottling company. Children have traveled to the state capital at Enugu to visit the airport, media houses, the National Museum, a coalmine, or the house of assembly, and to Umuahia to visit the National War Museum. Whether near or far, excursions offer the excitement of an outing and are a most popular vacation activity.