Foodie Finds: the 7 Best Places to Eat in Minneapolis

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Jun 07, 2008 / 3 comments

Minneapolis is one of my favorite cities. You wouldn't expect such diversity and pure joy in life, where it is so very cold in the winter. Yet, the Twin Cities are just thriving with people from different cultures, and of course, that leads to great food! Here are 7 of my favorite spots to eat in Minneapolis. I know, I am not slighting St.

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Hidden Treasures: Dien Bien Phu

Hidden treasures. We know that pirates have found a few, as have Spanish conquistadors, shipwreck salvage companies, and multinational oil corporations. But what about travelers?

 

Telemarkfestivalen - an International Folk Music Festival in Norway

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Jun 05, 2008 / 0 comments

Well, as you may have guessed from previous articles here on wanderingeducators.com, I am addicted to music festivals! I am always searching for them, wherever I go. I recently found out about the Telemark International Folk Music Festival, or Telemarkfestivalen, in Bo, Telemark, Norway, held each July. This music festival presents authentic folk music from around the world, and offers more than 200 concerts and performances, as well as workshops and classes for all ages.

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Spice Island Adventure: Grenada Seafaris

When I was doing an interview for wanderingeducators.com with Jason deCaires Taylor, artist and sculptor of the Underwater Sculpture Park in Grenada, I just fell in love with the beauty of Grenada. I love its history, as the Spice Island. I love the scenes - gorgeous coastline, blue blue waters, and the green of the island's interiors. As well, I have met some very friendly people!

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June Book Review of the Month: Michigan State & National Parks

Michigan is a beautiful state, and the state and national parks just serve to highlight that beauty. From camping along the Great Lakes, to wandering along rivers or in deep green forests, the land here is just incredible.

Michigan's Small Town Treasures: Johnny Blue and a Bit of Fun and Funk in Saugatuck and Douglas

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Jun 01, 2008 / 2 comments

Johnny Blue and a Bit of Fun and Funk in Saugatuck and Douglas

Unite for Sight

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May 31, 2008 / 0 comments

Europe for Visitors

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May 31, 2008 / 0 comments

The Savonlinna Opera Festival

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May 29, 2008 / 0 comments

CARLA: Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition

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May 29, 2008 / 0 comments

I've been very lucky to attend the University of Minnesota, and meet the great folks at CARLA. I've helped at a CARLA Conference, and avidly read through yeras and years of their email newsletters. I'd like to introduce our members here at wanderingeducators.com to CARLA! I will post more information from CARLA as it becomes available...look for it!

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