Context Travel Fellowship for Inner-City Youths

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Jul 30, 2008 / 1 comments

Context Travel Fellowship Offers Unparalleled Learning Opportunities
for Inner-City Youths

Innovative travel company partners with St. HOPE to offer six-day
travel fellowships to high-achieving inner-city youth

Context, the network of scholars who design and lead critically-
acclaimed walking tours of major world cities, has partnered with St. HOPE to offer a one-of-a-kind travel fellowship aimed at youth achievers from economically-disadvantaged communities.

Where are the Pocky Sticks?

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Jul 30, 2008 / 2 comments

Where are the Pocky Sticks?

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Global Vision International: Making a Difference

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Book Review of the Week: Disappearing Destinations

I am always looking for new books, especially travel books, to highlight on our site. Recently I found one that is critical to any traveler, regardless of location and destinations. It is a new book, entitled Disappearing Destinations: 37 Places in Peril and What Can Be Done to Help Save Them.

Imported Italian Food: Fine Olive Oil, Pasta, and Balsamic Vinegars

by Asako Maruoka /
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Jul 29, 2008 / 1 comments

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The Tour de Turtles: Fun and Educational Resources Galore

Conservation and preservation is a critical global goal, for all of us. One of the most important areas of this goal is in working with animals. I love sea turtles, and have always followed their progress, and taught our daughter all about them.

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Hidden Treasures: Ignorance at an Indian Pizza Hut

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Ireland's Puck Fair

"Where a goat acts the king, the people can act the goat!"

Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Program, Rothberg International School, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

by Asako Maruoka /
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Jul 28, 2008 / 0 comments

Burlington to Cooperstown: Along the Foliage Trail in 48 Hours - Part II

by Brian Westbye /
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Jul 28, 2008 / 1 comments