Living and Teaching in Korea

by LadyExpat / Nov 02, 2008 /
Where to live on the ROK (Republic of Korea)...Part One of Two

From Penny-Pincher to Poshie in Dublin

by irishfireside / Nov 01, 2008 /
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Street view of Dublin

My original plan was to experience Dublin on a budget...sleep cheap, eat cheaper and tackle the city’s free and nearly free attractions. The opportunities for inexpensive siteseeing were endless, and things certainly started out on the right track.

NEH Collaborative Research Fellowship: Eurasia & E Europe

by Bert Maxwell / Nov 01, 2008 /
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Applications are now available for the 2009-2010 National Endowment for
Humanities Collaborative Research Fellowship.

Application deadline: February 15, 2009.

Fall at Meijer Gardens

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Oct 31, 2008 /
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Haunted Michigan

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As our last book review for Haunted October, we feature another Thunder Bay Press Book! This one? Full of real-life ghost stories. The book? Haunted Michigan: recent encounters with active spirits, authored by Reverend Gerald S.

Easy Japanese Recipe: Chicken Katsu

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Oct 31, 2008 /
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One of our family's very favorite Japanese recipes is an adaptation of Tonkatsu (pork cutlets), which we make with Chicken. I first had these while I was living in Japan, and after that, had them several times a week!

Easy Japanese Recipe - Chicken Katsu

It is a very easy recipe, and is so very tasty!

NFT Travel Guides: Phillies World Series Champion Edition

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One of our travel guides partners, Not For Tourists, has several unique
offerings on their website this week. Check out the following

Japan Week Book Review & Giveaway: Tokyo City Guide

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As a Special Bonus, Lonely Planet  will give a copy of Tokyo City Guide, to a randomly drawn commenter on this article. Post your comments - you might win! 


Halloween Blogapalooza: Scariest Trip Ever

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This week, we are participating in a Halloween Blogapalooza - sharing scary or strange travel stories with sites around the internet!





My husband, Ed, has a great story of his scariest trip ever. When he was in high school, he, his mother, and other family friends took a cruise to Bermuda and Nassau, on the SS Rotterdam.