Ancient Exhibit in Houston Exudes Roman Luxury

by Rosie Carbo / Jan 28, 2017 /
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Visiting Texas for business or pleasure? If so, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston is hosting an exhibition worth its weight in gold. But visitors only have until February to glimpse Ancient Luxury and the Roman Silver Treasure from Berthouville.

Chiloe!

by Stephane Alexandre / Jan 28, 2017 /
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Visiting Muelle de Las Armas, Chiloé

A Storyteller's Guide to Travel and Photography

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Do you love to take photos when you travel? Do you wonder about how to take great photos - both in terms of technique and how to tell a story? It's hard to find advice from an expert (unlike travel guides, right?) that combine photography and storytelling. Enter David Noyes, and his excellent new book, The Photographing Tourist: A Storyteller's Guide to Travel and Photography. 

Job Postings: ESL Faculty, South Orange County Community College

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Job Postings: ESL Faculty, South Orange County Community College

What You Need to Know Before Visiting the Dominican Republic

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Do you love traveling with a knowledgeable friend? One that knows the ins and outs of a place? I do - it's the surest way to have a better, more enjoyable journey. Let me tell you about one of my favorite guidebook authors, Lebawit Lily Girma.

Photographer of the Month: Paul Jaekel

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jan 26, 2017 /
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Paul Jaekel has had an interest in photography for many, many years. For a long while, he only took the usual pictures of clouds and nature with his cell phone. Then, in early 2015, he started fully acting on that growing interest by turning it into an amateur hobby. As a lifelong resident of Southeastern Michigan, he began by driving around to places nearby his home. As he ventured, he found places that he never stopped at before. Later, he traveled to places further out from home - towards Detroit and up into the thumb of Michigan.

6 Tips to Make your Visit to the USA Better

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You’ve got a travel bug to see the USA – welcome! There is plenty to think about when visiting the US – visas, money, accommodations, weather, culture, and more.

Here are 6 of our best tips to make your visit better. 

6 Tips to Make your Visit to the USA Better

A World of Cuisine Off the Strip: 5 Fun Eats for Families in Las Vegas

by MyKidsEatSquid / Jan 24, 2017 /
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From decor to shows to cuisine, in Las Vegas everything seems to be over the top: Restaurants that offer free food if you’re over 350 pounds – that would be the Heart Attack Grill with fare like the Quadruple Bypass Burger and the Butter Fat Milkshake.

Sabbatical Homes Listings: France

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Title: Bright, cosy and central apartment in Lyon (3rd arrdt)
Location: Lyon, France
Date Posted: Jan. 19, 2017
Direct Link: http://www.AcademicHomes.com/view_home/11792
Summary: 
Located in an active neighborhood with all amenities, this furnished 2nd floor apartment (no lift) has one large bedroom, one study with a convertible sofa, a cosy living-room, fully equipped bathroom and kitchen, and an independant restroom. 

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Florida Culture for the Week of January 22, 2017 By Josh Garrick

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Florida Culture for the Week of January 22, 2017 By Josh Garrick 

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