Learn, Inspire, Travel, Repeat – The ACIS Tours Travel Blog
ancient spanish monastery destination spotlight

Ancient Spanish Monastery in Miami – Destination Spotlight

If you find yourself traveling along Biscayne Blvd in North Miami, you might pass by the North Miami Tennis Center. Don’t just drive by because you are also driving by ...

Read More
acis global conferences - what are you doing this weekend

ACIS Global Conferences – What Are You Doing this Weekend?

At ACIS, we believe teachers deserve to be rewarded for all the hard work they do. That’s why every Martin Luther King weekend, we send teachers on free trips all ...

Read More

An Icelandic Winter

It’s the middle of winter, the snow has just started, the temperature is jumping down into the teens most days in Boston, and the days are desperately short. I know ...

Read More

Teacher Spotlight: Elizabeth Zingales – West Lake, Ohio

Elizabeth Zingales is a French Teacher at West Lake High School in West Lake Ohio. Her French teacher at West Lake HS, Nicolette Miller, has been an ACIS Group Leader ...

Read More

Eating Out in France – A Guide for Students and Teachers

More than just a national pastime, eating in France is also a skill. More specifically, choosing a restaurant based on the menu displayed outside and knowing how to decipher that ...

Read More

15 Holiday Traditions Around the World

The holiday season is finally upon us! The time of the year for decorating, gift-giving and family gathering. It always feels like a special time no matter what you are ...

Read More

Teacher Spotlight: Mary Claire Kasunic – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Mary Claire Kasunic is the president of Oakland Catholic High School in Pittsburgh, PA. She joined the faculty of Oakland Catholic in 1992 as a French teacher and took her first group ...

Read More
french holiday traditions a merry french christmas

Holiday Traditions in France: A Merry French Christmas

Una Dimitrijevic is an ACIS Tour Manager that lives in Lille, France. She holds degrees from The University of Cambridge and Sciences Po Paris, and when she’s not managing tours for ACIS, ...

Read More

Teacher Spotlight: Renee Sumption – Redding, California

Renee Sumption is a Spanish teacher at Grant Elementary School in Redding, CA. The overseas trips she organizes are for elementary and middle school students, plus their families. We spoke ...

Read More
Alhambra lesson plans

Virtual Tourism – Online Tour of the Alhambra de Granada [6 LESSON PLANS]

When it comes to learning a world language, there’s no better way than to immerse students in the culture of the target language. That’s where the language comes alive and ...

Read More