Book Review of the Week: Mexican Enough

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One of the most interesting books that I've read about straddling cultures was written by Stephanie Elizondo Griest, entitled Mexican Enough: My Life Between the Borderlines. Her book is a journey of self, of culture, of language. It is compelling reading, not only for the subject matter, but because she writes of daily life in a vivacious and readable way. We were lucky enough to sit down and chat with Stephanie about her new book - here's what she had to say...


Global Travelers - SoulTravelers3

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I'd like to share with you one of my very favorite world travelers, a family traveling the world and sharing it with us. SoulTravelers3 is a fantastic website, full of great travel information, stories of homeschooling abroad, traveling, and learning while exploring different cultures.

Survival International

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As global citizens, we must do as much as we can to promote intercultural understanding and  peace, as well as protect those who need it most.

Book Review of the Week: Frommer's Egypt

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As a Special Bonus, Frommer's has graciously donated a copy of Egypt, 1st Edition, to be awarded to a randomly drawn commenter on this article. Post your comments - you might win!   



Medieval Christmas Traditions that Made it into Contemporary Celebrations

by ARoadRetraveled / Dec 23, 2008 /
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Medieval Christmas Traditions that Made it into Contemporary Celebrations

Observations While Walking In Snow

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Fox with plumey apricot tail.

Fox sparrow with stripey wings.

New Mexico Resource: MexicoXpatz

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At Wandering Educators, we're always pleased to share new information about the world around us. This month, an exciting new magazine, called MexicoXpatz, premiered.  It is a beautiful digital magazine that focuses on Mexico, and highlights different cities in Mexico each issue.

NFT Travel Guides: Santa, Books & Curry in San Fran

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One of our travel guides partners, Not For Tourists, has several unique
offerings on their website this week. Check out the following

Volunteer in Ecuador Video

by Lindsay Allen / Dec 18, 2008 /
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