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As The World Turns with Peter Jones - Episode 2 ACIS Tour Manager Oihana Lazpita

As The World Turns with Peter Jones – Episode 2: ACIS Tour Manager Oihana Lazpita [VIDEO]

In December of 2016, before our annual meeting of the ACIS Tour Managers, we recorded a series of interviews with a handful of tour managers in our London office. The ...

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Educational Tours to Château Frontenac

Château Frontenac – Destination Spotlight

From the Eiffel Tower in France to the Great Wall in China and Big Ben in England, every country has their iconic architectural masterpiece. In Canada, the sight to see ...

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Virtual Tourism – Online Tour of The Forbidden City [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 ...

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The Ghosts of Venice Past

The Ghosts of Venice Past

It’s not only during Carnival season that the magic of Venice’s past comes alive before our eyes. For those who know how to listen, stories of those who shaped the ...

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Teacher Spotlight Lucy Bartholomee Arlington Texas on Service Learning in Italy

Teacher Spotlight: Lucy Bartholomee – Arlington, Texas on Service Learning in Italy

Lucy Bartholomee is an art teacher at Northstar School in Arlington, Texas and a doctoral candidate at the University of North Texas. She led her first tour with ACIS in ...

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ACIS Service Learning [VIDEO]

ACIS Service Learning [VIDEO]

    Traveling to another country is a life-changing experience. Spending time in that foreign country engaging with a local community and volunteering your time is another experience unto itself. ...

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Language Learning Methods Compared

Language Learning Methods Compared

When learning a new language, some students excel and dive headfirst into the content, but others can struggle or become overwhelmed. Students respond in a myriad of ways to different learning methods, but ...

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educational tours to andalusia

Discovering Andalusia

Although Tour Managers are usually the experts, sometimes we too travel into unfamiliar territory and get to feel the delight of discovering a place for the first time. For me, ...

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Virtual Tourism – Online Tour of The Roman Forum [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 ...

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Should You Really Say Ciào in Italy

Should You Really Say “Ciào” in Italy?

Even if you don’t know a lot of Italian before embarking on your European adventure, chances are you are already familiar with their common greeting: ciào. Often times when we’re ...

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