Learn, Inspire, Travel, Repeat – The ACIS Tours Travel Blog
The Real Salade Niçoise recipe

The Real Salade Nicoise [RECIPE]

Summer is upon us, for those in the northern hemisphere at least, and the lucky ones will soon be jetting off to a beach-side holiday. The luckiest might even be ...

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7 Places in London to Experience Harry Potter

7 Places in London to Experience Harry Potter

The Beauty of the Harry Potter franchise is that it never really ends. J.K. Rowling is constantly churning out Harry Potter related content, even after all the books and movies ...

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5 Facts You May Not Know About King Louis XIV

5 Facts You May Not Know About King Louis XIV of France

If you have ever had the chance to visit The Palace of Versailles in France, you probably have an idea of the amount of influence King Louis XIV carried. As ...

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As The World Turns with Peter Jones - Episode 7 ACIS Tour Manager Oihana Lazpita

En Español: As The World Turns with Peter Jones – Episode 7: 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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5 of the Most Biodiverse Countries in the World

5 of the Most Biodiverse Countries in the World

The Earth is home to an astonishing estimated 8.7 million species, spanning over our 195 countries worldwide. Our planet is bursting to the brim with incredible diversity, but there are ...

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Travel Tips from the ACIS International Program Team

Travel Tips from the ACIS International Program Team

Traveling for the first time can always be an overwhelming experience. There is so much to remember and keep track of all the while trying to have an experience you ...

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Teacher Spotlight Bob Chaney - Murrysville Pennsylvania

Teacher Spotlight: Bob Chaney – Murrysville, Pennsylvania

Bob Cheney is a retired German teacher from Murrysville, Pennsylvania. During his teaching career, he led multiple trips to Europe in an effort to expose his students to the target language ...

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5 Must-See Attractions in Barcelona

5 Must-See Attractions in Barcelona

¡Bienvenidos a Barcelona! This city is dripping with astounding art and architecture that make every walk around the block look like a beautiful gallery, so always have your camera ready. ...

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Spanish Language Resources: 5 Student Friendly Examples of Spanish and latin american Culture

Spanish Language Resources: 5 Student Friendly Examples of Spanish and Latin American Culture

Culture isn’t just something you see when visiting a foreign country or an authentic restaurant. It’s something that with the right tools and practices can be recreated right in your ...

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French language resources: The Importance of Saying Bonjour

The Importance of Saying Bonjour: A Guide to Speaking French in France

If you’re contemplating a trip to France anytime soon, there are a few key phrases you should probably learn. ‘Bonjour’, ‘merci’ and ‘un café américain et un pain au chocolat ...

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