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Explore the World With Your Kids

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 22, 2014 /
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One of the best things you can do for your kids is to raise them as global citizens. And the easiest way you can do that? Well, travel with them - as much as you can, as far as you can. Because they will be exposed to many different people, lifestyles, cultures, and landscapes, they will be interested in - and care about - the world around them.

How to Plan a Trip to Paris

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 21, 2014 /
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It’s long been a dream of our daughter’s to visit (ok, live) in Paris.

London’s 8 Most Unique Pubs

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 19, 2014 /
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In a town (nay, country!) known for pubs, it’s hard to find truly unique ones.

Exploring Chicago Blues: Inside the Scene, Past and Present

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 16, 2014 /
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Have you ever felt like you knew a place, only to learn something that peels back all your knowledge and gives you more? Such is the case with Chicago to me, with a new book by one of my favorite cultural travel writers, Rosalind Cummings-Yeates.

Postdoc: Doctoral Programme in History and Civilization, European University Institute

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 09, 2014 /
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Postdoc: Doctoral Programme in Political and Social Sciences, European University Institute

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 09, 2014 /
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Driving Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 07, 2014 /
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2,400 kilometers of the most beautiful drive in the world – where are you? In Ireland, of course! Stretching from Donegal to Cork, the Wild Atlantic Way is a scenic drive like no other.

Context's Tours in the Public Interest: Wine and Archaeology in Ancient Rome

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Nov 02, 2014 /
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Context, organizer of critically acclaimed walking tours, will host a special event on wine and archaeology as part of its Tours in the Public Interest program, a special series of lectures, workshops, and private openings ranging from special access to archaeological sites in Rome to a hike along the Croton Aqueduct in NYC.

Chicago's Best Restaurants

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Oct 30, 2014 /
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We asked author Kate Silver for her favorite Chicago restaurants - here they are, excerpted from Frommer's EasyGuide to Chicago 2015:

 

Unravelling From the Inside

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Oct 29, 2014 /
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Have you ever held in your hands writing so precious, so compelling and informative and honest, that you actually feel the weight of truth? It's rare, it's treasured, and you feel honored to read it. Such is the case with a new zine called Unravelling From the Inside.

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