August Artisan of the Month: A.W. Sprague II

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Our Artisan of the Month for August is a renaissance man that I have known for several years, A.W. Sprague II. A.W. is an artist, writer, and poet philosopher. I've known for years that A.W. is an incredible digital artist, but it wasn't until this year that I found out more about his paintings!

The Tides of Time: A London Walk

by Lexa Pennington / Jul 31, 2008 /
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Free Mandarin Audio Phrasebook from Lonely Planet

by Bert Maxwell / Jul 31, 2008 /
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Always on the lookout for deals for our wandering educators, we recently learned of a new promotion by one of our partners, Lonely Planet.

Turtles in Trinidad

by Freimut Hinsch / Jul 31, 2008 /
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Context Travel Fellowship for Inner-City Youths

by Bert Maxwell / Jul 30, 2008 /
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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?

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jul 30, 2008 /
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Where are the Pocky Sticks?

Book Review of the Week: Disappearing Destinations

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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.

The Tour de Turtles: Fun and Educational Resources Galore

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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.