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“Josh Recommends” for January 3, 2020 by Josh Garrick

“Josh Recommends” for January 3, 2020 by Josh Garrick 

What Do Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and Life of Brian Have in Common?

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Jan 03, 2020 / 0 comments

What do Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and Monty Python's Life of Brian have in common? I bet you were wracking your brain to remember if Harrison Ford was in Life of Brian (he wasn’t). No, it’s more geographic – all of them were filmed in Tunisia!

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What do I need to teach English abroad?

Have you always wanted to travel…and get paid for it? Dreamt of living overseas, immersing yourself in a new culture? Trying to find the best career for yourself that offers adventure–as well as the ability to make a difference?

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Travel Tips: How to Reach Koh Phangan From Bangkok

Koh Phangan Island is situated in the Gulf of Thailand. It is a paradise boasting of golden beaches, turquoise water, towering mountains, swaying palms, and lots of panoramic vistas. Koh Phangan is also popular for its full moon party, which takes place only once in some months. It is loaded with scintillating music and dance. The party lasts all night and participants head back after sunrise. 

You can easily add Koh Phangan to your Bangkok must-see destination list.

History Comes Alive in Taos, New Mexico

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Dec 23, 2019 / 0 comments

Where in the United States can you visit the oldest continuously inhabited Native American community, a town square dating to the end of the 18th century, a world-renowned art community, and a world-class ski resort? Taos, New Mexico is the correct answer. While many people visit Northern New Mexico for its moderate climate and Rio Grande Valley scenery, history comes alive in Taos.

History Comes Alive in Taos, New Mexico

“Josh Recommends” for the Holiday Week of December 20, 2019 By Josh Garrick

“Josh Recommends” for the Holiday Week of December 20, 2019 By Josh Garrick 

We’ve seen a lot of Holiday performances, and I’m thrilled to report that the following are presented with an extraordinarily high level of performing excellence. Christmas is almost here, but you still have time to take your family to the following HIGHLY RECOMMENDED performances. 

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22.33 Stories: Born Again Cowboy on the Steppe with Ryan T. Bell

Featuring first-person stories of people finding themselves in the middle of a culture that is foreign to them; each week, 22.33 will deliver interesting tales from people who share how they were able to create mutual understanding through cultural exchange. 

22.33 Stories: Born Again Cowboy on the Steppe with Ryan T. Bell

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How to Save Money and Time: Expert Shares Top Travel Planning Tips

The more you save, the more you can travel–that’s my motto. And saving money (and time) are critical factors to remember when you are planning your travels. Sure, we’ve all heard budget travel tips…but which ones to believe?

Here are my top travel planning tips for saving both money AND time on your journeys. Hint: the main concept here is research!

“Josh Recommends” for the BIG Holiday Week of December 13, 2019 By Josh Garrick

“Josh Recommends” for the BIG Holiday Week of  December 13, 2019 By Josh Garrick 

History Comes Alive at the Great Sand Dunes National Park

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Dec 10, 2019 / 0 comments

Did you know that there are sand dunes in the southern part of Colorado near the New Mexico border? This unique national park may be a bit off the beaten track, but it is definitely worth the drive.

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