A Solo Trip Can Be A Disaster If You Forget These 7 Rules

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A solo road trip is a life-changing experience everyone should have. I decided to go for a solo trip to clear my mind, find myself again and, to be honest, to finally create the perfect trip focusing on what I like. At first, I was a little bit scared, as it was my first time traveling alone, but I made the most of my experience - keeping in mind some useful things. Here are my best 7 tips for your first solo trip.

Studying Abroad in London: The Best Stops in Wales!

by Heather Robinette / Jan 08, 2018 /
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Thanks for reading the next article in my series on traveling outside of London during your time abroad. If you didn’t get a chance to start at the beginning, make sure you read my first post here.

Things To Consider Before Studying Abroad

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Studying at your dream university or college is exciting enough on its own, but flying to a completely new country to do so is even better! Before the wave of anticipation kicks in, though, you’ll want to ensure that you’re fully prepared for your new adventure, which means taking many important factors into consideration. Saving money might seem like a good place to start, and will certainly allow you to afford a UK essays writing service, but where exactly do you start to achieve this?

Florida Culture for the NEW YEAR! By Josh Garrick

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Florida Culture for the NEW YEAR! By Josh Garrick 

How to be a Traveler…Not a Tourist

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There is a time and a place to be a tourist.

Florida Culture for Your Family and a HAPPY NEW YEAR! By Josh Garrick

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Florida Culture for Your Family and a HAPPY NEW YEAR! By Josh Garrick  

Artist of the Month: Kyle Hagey

by Lillie Forteau / Dec 30, 2017 /
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While perusing Grand Rapids Comic Con's artist gallery for the fifth time, we found ourselves looking at one place in particular. His work stood out to me, not only because of the smiling crowd gathered around the joyful booth, but also because of the extreme detail of each work, which pulls you in, wanting to see every little thing hand-crafted by artist Kyle Hagey.

A Planned, Chance Meeting with a Master Artisan in Florence, Alessandro Dari

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A planned, chance meeting with Alessandro Dari? How is that possible?

To authentically experience a place, you are going to have to genuinely immerse yourself into it. Feel it, smell it, taste it! This is my travel philosophy, my travel manifesto, so to speak.

Moon compass. From A Planned, Chance Meeting with a Master Artisan in Florence, Alessandro Dari
Alesandro Dari Moon Compass

How To Use Games in the ESL Classroom

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Whether you teach children or adults, teaching ESL grammar and vocabulary in a fun and effective way can be so tough sometimes, can't it? Lesson planning for grammar concepts can definitely be a challenge.

Well, today's post is about how to deal with exactly that! I'm going to share my top 5 ways to use games in the ESL classroom

How To Use Games in the ESL Classroom

Raising Adventurous Eaters: A Lesson from Fusion Food

Fusion has become passé in foodie circles – but I’d argue that you should hang on to this idea at your dinner table. Fusing foods is one of the best ways to get kids to try new foods.

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