Author Archive For: Guest Blogger

ACIS Teams Up With Tourism Cares in Miami

This blog post was written by Sophie Amos, Account Manager for Encore Tours (the performance tours division of ACIS) At ACIS and Encore Tours we believe that ‘Travel Changes Lives’—each ...

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Emperors, Temples and Gods… of Football (or Soccer!)

This blog post was written by ACIS Tour Manager, Giacomo Gambone. Working as a tour manager in Italy I’ve taken hundreds of people to visit the most iconic stadium of them ...

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The Wifi Obsession is Hurting Your Educational Travel Experience

Editor’s Note: The following is an open letter to parents and was written by ACIS Tour Manager, Thomas Randall. Thomas was compelled to take his thoughts to paper after witnessing ...

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Five Fantastic Days on the East Coast with ACIS

This blog post is written Pascale Hickman, Associate Teaching Professor at Montana State University and ACIS Tour Manager. In May, we invited Pascale to join our ACIS team on the road ...

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Visiting the Museo Ferrari in Maranello, Italy

This blog post was written by ACIS Tour Manager, Giacomo Gambone. It is one of the Italian icons. Alongside pasta, pizza, Renaissance and tacky politicians. It is red. It is ...

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Could This Year’s Beautiful Acqua Alta in Venice Be the Last?

If you are lucky enough as a tourist to have been inundated with water in San Marco, you will have been the recipient of the acqua alta, i.e. the high ...

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My Dinner With a Countess in Her Paris Home

This is a guest post written by Teresa Engebretsen, a French teacher from North Carolina. This post originally appeared on The Sabbatical Chef. On the last night on our Global ...

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A Decadent History of Italy’s Most Popular Chocolates

This blog post was written by ACIS Tour Manager, Giacomo Gambone. The history of chocolate as we know it, the most innocent of all sins, the daily, healing little pleasure, ...

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How a Rainy Weekend in Venice is Incredibly Charming

This is a guest post written by ACIS Group Leader & French teacher from Chicago, Erin Maliszewski. This post was originally published on www.rudeysroom.com There is nothing quite like wandering ...

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Experiential Learning & Educational Travel Talks Around the US

This post was written by ACIS Tour Manager, Julia Thomas. Julia is currently traveling across the United States visiting teachers and students and talking about the benefits of experiential learning ...

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