There are many beautiful destinations all around the world that you can hit for your vacation or when you need some time off as a group. A voyage de groupe is very good because you get to enjoy the company on the trip and you still get to enjoy the economies of scale associated with paying for it together. Some can be successful and enjoyable and it all depends on the people you go with.
To ensure that you have a bon voyage, ensure that the people you take with you are the ones whom you interact with well. This way you will be able to avoid collision over things that you share a common interest in. Families are always the best idea but you could also do friends, school and college mates as well.
When picking for the destination that you wish to travel to, do not be selfish as to be the only one that gets to do it. Discuss with the rest about the best spots to visit because they might be having more marvelous idea than you. Parents tend to dictate the destination because they think they are paying and everyone should follow what they say which is too inconsiderate.
Budget for the tour well enough and ensure that everyone is okay with it before going ahead. Do a background check on your destination and get brochures as well so you can know the exact amount. This spares you situations where some people run out of funds on their tour.
No one knows what might happen on the destination and you must be well prepared. Getting some form of insurance cover might do you well should you have an accident or contract a disease on your voyage de groupe. Travel agencies provide discount for groups and you should make much use of them. Notify your embassy in the host country and let them know your travel schedule.