Free Mandarin Audio Phrasebook from Lonely Planet

by Bert Maxwell / Jul 31, 2008 /
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Always on the lookout for deals for our wandering educators, we recently learned of a new promotion by one of our partners, Lonely Planet.

Turtles in Trinidad

by Freimut Hinsch / Jul 31, 2008 /
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Context Travel Fellowship for Inner-City Youths

by Bert Maxwell / Jul 30, 2008 /
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Context Travel Fellowship Offers Unparalleled Learning Opportunities
for Inner-City Youths

Innovative travel company partners with St. HOPE to offer six-day
travel fellowships to high-achieving inner-city youth

Context, the network of scholars who design and lead critically-
acclaimed walking tours of major world cities, has partnered with St. HOPE to offer a one-of-a-kind travel fellowship aimed at youth achievers from economically-disadvantaged communities.

Where are the Pocky Sticks?

by Dr. Jessie Voigts / Jul 30, 2008 /
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Where are the Pocky Sticks?

Book Review of the Week: Disappearing Destinations

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I am always looking for new books, especially travel books, to highlight on our site. Recently I found one that is critical to any traveler, regardless of location and destinations. It is a new book, entitled Disappearing Destinations: 37 Places in Peril and What Can Be Done to Help Save Them.

The Tour de Turtles: Fun and Educational Resources Galore

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Conservation and preservation is a critical global goal, for all of us. One of the most important areas of this goal is in working with animals. I love sea turtles, and have always followed their progress, and taught our daughter all about them.

Ireland's Puck Fair

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"Where a goat acts the king, the people can act the goat!"