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Financial Preparation Tips for Students Studying Abroad

Studying abroad can be an inspirational, transformational, and incredible experience. It’s a chance to tap into resources and classes you may not be able to find close to home, experiment with your independence, and even learn from new cultures and people. However, if you choose to study away from the comfort of your hometown, there’s a good chance you’ll have extra expenses to consider too. 

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Creating Meaningful and Lasting Memories during Trips with Your Kids

If you are wondering about how to create meaningful and lasting memories during trips with your kids, you are already heading in the right direction. Simply by asking the question, you are not assuming that what would be fun for you would also be fun for your offspring. 

A doctor of mine once said that when they’re young, your children follow you in your travels, but as they get older, you start to follow them. 

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6 Reasons to Visit Pigeon Forge with Your Family

Nestled in the picturesque foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Pigeon Forge offers a dreamy family vacation destination that combines the beauty of nature with an abundance of thrilling attractions and unforgettable experiences. 
Let’s delve into the top reasons why Pigeon Forge should be at the top of your family’s travel bucket list. From scenic landscapes and outdoor adventures to exciting theme parks and cozy and rustic cabin rentals, Pigeon Forge has something for everyone.
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The Top 5 Cruise Ship Accidents That May Require the Services of a Lawyer

Approximately 30 million passengers sailed on cruise ships worldwide in 2019. With a number that high, it comes as no surprise that some passengers can get hurt while on board.

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Northern lights and nature images, above the Arctic Circle, Norway

Our Norway Editor, Benny Høynes, is back with a glimpse of northern Norway. 

Northern lights and nature images, above the arctic circle, Norway. Photographer Benny Høynes

Northern lights and nature images, above the arctic circle, Norway. Photographer Benny Høynes

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Royal Holiday Vacation Club: Vacation Clubs To Join In 2023

2023 is here, and many are making plans to travel this year. There's no better way than joining Royal Holiday Vacation Club or other best vacation clubs you have researched and weighed their benefits.

Joining a vacation club allows you to interact with like-minded people as you enjoy what the world has to offer each year. More so, it is cheaper than spending money on vacations often and guarantees privacy during your vacation time.

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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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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.