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8 Things to Consider When Traveling With Your Pet

Traveling with your pet can be a great way to add an extra element of fun and companionship to your vacation. However, it's important to properly plan and prepare in order to ensure a smooth and enjoyable trip for both you and your furry friend. 

Here are eight things to consider when traveling with your pet.

8 Things to Consider When Traveling With Your Pet

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Getting the Most from Your Study Abroad Experience

There's no experience quite like studying abroad. It can literally be life changing, setting you on a different career path entirely or introducing you to friends who will be significant to you for the rest of your life. Living and going to school in a different country and culture is so different from going there as a tourist, and what you learn in the semester or year that you spend abroad will inform the rest of your life. However, there are things you can do to improve this experience, starting with the tips below.

History Comes Alive at Israel’s ANU—Museum of the Jewish People

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Dec 16, 2022 / 0 comments

After 10 years of planning and renovation, the largest and most comprehensive Jewish museum reopened in Tel Aviv In March 2021. ANU—Museum of the Jewish People is an incredible place for Jews and non-Jews to learn about Jewish history and culture. Jews can connect with their heritage while Gentiles can enhance their understanding of world Jewry throughout time. For anyone unfamiliar with the Hebrew language, the word Anu means “we” in Hebrew.

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Travel Is a Powerful Antidote to Teacher Burnout

A recent University of Missouri-Columbia study has shown that around 94 per cent of middle school teachers experience high levels of stress, which could contribute to academic and behavioral problems for their students. Of course, similar studies have shown that teachers of other age groups also battle daily stress, with many not finding the support they need to deal with the challenges of their job.

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Camping: what to take with you for a comfortable, unforgettable vacation besides a tent?

Camping is an excellent choice for outdoor activities for those who love nature but are not ready for extreme hikes or don't like them (raises hand!). 

Camping: what to take with you for a comfortable, unforgettable vacation besides a tent?

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7 Ways to Have More Fun While Camping With Your Family

Family camping can be enjoyable but also requires a lot of work. When camping, preparation is critical, but adding the kids only makes things more chaotic. On the other hand, nothing is more soothing than spending time in nature, sleeping outside, and taking a short break from daily life's troubles. 

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The Best Places to Go for the Whole Family

Are you planning your next family holiday but don't know where to go? You can refer to this list of the best places to go for the whole family for some inspiration. As you know, the world is home to thousands of beautiful destinations geared towards families and deciding which ones to visit can be confusing. It can even be more challenging if your family members have different preferences. Don't fret—this list of places is guaranteed to delight everyone, kids included.

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Educational Adventures for Older Teenagers

For families with older teenagers, consider adding an educational component to your next family trip. Educational adventures will not only foster curiosity about different places, but your kids will also learn a thing or two about the world around them, broadening their perspectives in life. Read on for some suggestions on educational adventures for older teenagers.

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The Ultimate Destinations for Adventure Travel

While each country offers unique adventures, some destinations seem to cater to the true adventurers. If you're looking for destinations offering ultimate adventures, refer to our list below. These destinations are guaranteed to satisfy your craving for thrilling experiences, whether you're into surfing, hiking, or white-water rafting. 

So, here are the ultimate destinations for adventure travel.

The Ultimate Destinations for Adventure Travel

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Where to Go for a Taste of Culture

Every traveller has a list of preferences when deciding which places to visit. While some people explore the world in search of adventures, others to experience new food, many do it for their love of culture. Cultural tourism means travelling to learn and experience a new culture, whether visiting historical landmarks, exploring museums, or attending festivals. It's a fantastic way to learn about a new place, understand how other people live, and gain experiences you will remember for the rest of your life. 

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