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Advantages of Touring Europe by Rail

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jun 23, 2008 /
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Europe is famous for its rail services, so very different from here in the U.S., where rail was conceived to haul freight. If you're headed to Europe and want to travel by rail, let's talk about some advantages of touring Europe by rail...

 

European Road Trip: Germany's Romantic Road

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jun 23, 2008 /
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Romantische Strasse

One of the best ways to experience Europe is to travel Europe by car. You can explore the back roads, find unique shops, local food, and a variety of vineyards, history, art, and culture.

The Directory of International Internships

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jun 19, 2008 /
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Michigan State University announces the 6th Edition of the Directory of International Internships, published in collaboration with the Office of International Studies and Programs and the Center for Educational Business and Research (CIBER) of the Eli Broad College of Business. The Directory will be released in early 2009.

Foodie Finds: the 7 Best Places to Eat in St. Paul

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jun 08, 2008 /
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St. Paul is a very different city from Minneapolis. Despite being right across the river from each other, they each shine in a unique way. Luckily for us, the food in both cities is stellar - lots of great choices for the foodie!  Here are a few of my hidden gem favorites:

 

Foodie Finds: the 7 Best Places to Eat in Minneapolis

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jun 07, 2008 /
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Minneapolis is one of my favorite cities. You wouldn't expect such diversity and pure joy in life, where it is so very cold in the winter. Yet, the Twin Cities are just thriving with people from different cultures, and of course, that leads to great food! Here are 7 of my favorite spots to eat in Minneapolis. I know, I am not slighting St.

Unite for Sight

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 31, 2008 /
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CARLA: Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 29, 2008 /
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I've been very lucky to attend the University of Minnesota, and meet the great folks at CARLA. I've helped at a CARLA Conference, and avidly read through yeras and years of their email newsletters. I'd like to introduce our members here at wanderingeducators.com to CARLA! I will post more information from CARLA as it becomes available...look for it!

A Great traveler's resource: onebag.com

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 28, 2008 /
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Learning a foreign language and intercultural understanding

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 22, 2008 /
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The Shandur Polo Festival

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / May 18, 2008 /
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Imagine an exciting polo game, nestled among high mountains, in between the green earth, a gorgeous lake, and the blue blue sky.  Welcome to Shandur, the highest polo ground on earth! Where is Shandur? Pakistan! and Shandur Polo festival is held in July ever year.

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