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6 Tips to Help Navigate a European Street Market

6 Tips to Help Navigate a European Street Market

In Europe, the marketplace is the hub of local life. Not only do you go there to purchase fresh, locally-sourced food at unbeatable prices, it’s also a place to pick ...

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update from Barcelona on the catalan referendum

Update from Barcelona on The Catalan Referendum

Lucy Ryan is an ACIS Tour Manager who lives in Barcelona. The Catalans often speak of their ‘fet diferencial’, their differentiating fact, meaning what distinguishes them from their fellow Spaniards. ...

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Virtual Tourism – Online Tour of The Lincoln Memorial [3 LESSON PLANS]

When it comes to learning the history of a given time or place, there’s no better way than to immerse students in the subject matter and forge an emotional connection ...

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25 Interesting Facts About Spanish Culture [Infographic]

25 Interesting Facts About Spanish Culture [Infographic]

This guest post and infographic was contributed by Natalie Hagen from TakeLessons.com: From the architecture to the food to the music, Spain is an amazing country. Each city has its own ...

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The Faroe Islands - Peter Jones Travelogue

The Faroe Islands – Peter Jones Travelogue

When I was a kid in the UK, I used to listen to the shipping forecast on the radio late at night. It felt cozy and reassuring when I was ...

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New York City – ACIS USA [VIDEO]

    Whether it’s exposing your students to Latin-American culture, world-class theater, or American history, New York City presents a multitude of options when it comes to educational travel. For ...

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5 Great Music Videos for Your French Class

5 Great Music Videos for Your French Class

French music is known for its sophistication and sweet melodies. What better way to teach French class than incorporating some of these songs? Music is proven to enhance memory, and ...

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Playing with Fire: Catalan Fiestas and the Upcoming Referendum

Torn between getting a great photo and life, we ducked, cameras still held up, as devils with spinning massive sparklers sprinkled us with flames. Dragons and monsters breathed fire and ...

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The 2017 ACIS Photo and Video Contest Winners

The 2017 ACIS Photo and Video Contest Winners

The time has come to announce the winners of the 2017 photo and video contest! Over the course of the last year, we received dozens of photograph and video submissions ...

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7 Amazing Churches in Rome You've Probably Never Heard Of

7 Amazing Churches in Rome You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Rome proudly holds the nickname the Eternal City, which perfectly describes the treasures you will find within the city’s walls. Rome’s art, architecture, food, and culture all give us a ...

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