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Virtual Learning SOS: Tips From A Virtual Teacher

Sunset in Lao PDR

Laos: The Sleepy Sister of Southeast Asia

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How to Start a Travel Blog

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Barefoot in Belize Part Two: From Belize City to Guatemala

View of Medellin, Colombia from a balcony

Life in Medellin, Colombia During Lockdown

Chua Ba Thien, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City

One-way walking during Covid-19

Traveling Again in Spain During COVID-19

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Training at Police Academy After Teaching Abroad

Masks must be worn to go back to school.

Back to School in Thailand Post Quarantine

The beach at Con Dao Camping

The Con Dao Islands of Vietnam

Taxco, Mexico

A Tour of Taxco, Mexico: Part Six

Caye Caulker in Belize

Barefoot in Belize: A Trip to Caye Caulker

Italian Cuisine

Cooking Italian Cuisine While Living in Thailand

Bali, Indonesia: On an Island, Under the Sun

Technology makes teaching ESOL online easy, represented by this Apple iPad.

Distance Learning Tips for Teachers

Lucy and Matt travelling as a couple in Estonia

Travelling as a Couple: Ten Essential Tips

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Air Batang: A Tioman Tale Part Two

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Teaching During a Pandemic: A Teacher Abroad

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New York City’s Top Ten Traveler

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Mississippi River Route: A Road Trip

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The London School of Economics: How I Selected My Dissertation

Morgan Yearout and her new husband at their wedding on the Sunset Cliffs in San Diego.

Returning to the United States: My Life Story Continues

Best Food in Mexico City

Exploring Food in Mexico

Thai Government School During a COVID-19 Pandemic

A Teacher in a Thai Government School During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Living in Ontinyent, Spain While Social Distancing

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The Ultimate Itinerary for Singapore on a Budget

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How to Teach in Mexico Amid COVID-19

Dancing in the Forum

Dancing in the Forum

Travel Articles

Introducing 2020’s Mid-Year Most Popular Travel Articles

Tioman island

A Tioman Tale

Teach In Thailand

How to Teach in Thailand

Five Reasons to Visit Angkor Wat

Five Reasons to Visit Angkor Wat

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Quarantined and Teaching from Home

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Paella Made Easy: Learning Language Through Cooking

Amanda Whitten Moving Abroad

Moving Abroad While Pursuing My Dream

Working at a Catholic School in Medellin, Colombia

Teaching at a University in Medellin, Colombia

Surviving and Recovering During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Surviving and Recovering During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Hiking the Iztaccihuatl Volcano in Mexico

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The Multifaceted Effects of Coronavirus in Our Education System

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

What Makes the Canary Islands’ Las Palmas de Gran Canaria a Great Place to Study Abroad

Rome Trevi Fountain

Touring Rome Like a Roman

Phnom Penh

Life in the Time of COVID-19

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Learning and Adapting in Phuket, Thailand

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Spending a Month Wandering Vietnam

Giza Plateau

Put Cairo, Egypt on Your Bucket List

Jack Whitten

Jack Whitten: Whittens Have a Little Bit of Outlaw in ‘Em

Using Only the Target Language in a Foreign Language Classroom

Using Only the Target Language in a Foreign Language Classroom

TEFL in Thailand

TEFL in Thailand

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Working at a Catholic School in Medellin, Colombia

Day-To-Day Life Teaching at a Thai School

Day-To-Day Life Teaching at a Thai School

Teaching Trilingual Education in Ontinyent, Spain

The Positives and Negatives of My Valenciano Learning Experience

Touring the Teotihuacán Pyramids

My Excursion to the Teotihuacán Pyramids

What's It Like to Be a Teacher in Mexico City

What It Is Like to Be a Teacher in Mexico City

What I Learned While Solo Traveling

What I Learned While Solo Traveling

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What It’s Like Teaching English in Cambodia

Gondola Ride

A Day in Venice, Italy

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Guide to Madrid: Visit, Eat, Drink, and Shop

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Savor these Unique Wines from Around the World

Au Pair in Spain Requirements and Process

An Au Pair in Spain Requirements and Process

Teaching English in Phuket, Thailand

Teaching English in Phuket, Thailand

Mexico City Itinerary

The Perfect Mexico City Itinerary

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Teaching Trilingual Education in Ontinyent, Spain

Moulin Rouge in paris

Tour of Paris by Night

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The Cambodia Killing Fields

Nanyang college

Studying Abroad at Nanyang Technological University

Lima mountain

Hospitalized Abroad with Altitude Sickness

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Going Back to Spain as a Tourist: Hot Chocolate

How to Get a TEFL Certification

How to Get TEFL Certification in Five Steps

Why Everyone Should Try Backpacking Southeast Asia

Why Everyone Should Try Backpacking Southeast Asia

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How to Be a Responsible Tourist: Things to Consider

Harvard Business School Study Abroad

Harvard Business School: Study Abroad

A Day in the Life of a Thailand Teacher VLOG

A Day in the Life of a Thailand Teacher: VLOG

Traveled to Phnom Penh, Cambodi

How I Traveled to Cambodia and Stayed to Teach

María Dolores González

My Biggest Inspiration: María Dolores González

Arriving in Mexico City

Arriving in Mexico City

Backpacking Travel

Backpacking Travel: Tips for Trips Six Months or Longer

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Christmas in Madrid, Spain

Languages Spoken in Spain: Learning Valenciano

Teaching ESOL from Experience

Teaching ESOL from Experience

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Making the Jump Abroad and Teaching Online

Our Best Blog Posts of 2019

Roundup of Our Best Blog Posts of 2019

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Nova Scotia Tourism and Sightseeing

Holiday Traditions

Holiday Traditions 2019

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The Cultural Differences in Spain

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Día de Muertos: Mexican Culture

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Five Reasons to Visit Old Quebec City

international jobs from volunteering to working

Finding the Perfect International Job

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The First Night in Venice After a Pit Stop in Verona

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A Career Pathway to Obtaining a Ph.D.

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International Education Management at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies

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Origins of Halloween Traditions from Around the World

Life After Graduating from Florida State University

Life After Graduating from Florida State University

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Kin Jae Vegetarian Festival Thailand

Getting a Master's Degree Abroad

Getting a Master’s Degree Abroad

Italy photo on the water

Two Weeks in Italy: Mambo Italiano

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Top Five Things To Do in the City of Cape Town

Thai Culture

Immersing Yourself into Thai Culture

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How Did I Get to Thailand to Teach?

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Reflecting on My Experience in the Middle of Rural Spain

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Remembering the Woman with a Heart of Gold: Micaela Colon

Is Mexico City Safe to Travel

Is Mexico City Safe to Visit?

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Five Things That Will Surprise You in Madeira, Portugal

Teaching English in Madrid and Extremadura

Teaching English in Madrid and Extremadura

Iceland Travels A Land of Nonchalant Spectacularity 

Iceland Travels: A Land of Nonchalant Spectacularity 

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Learning as a Teaching Assistant in Ontinyent, Spain

ESL in Mexico City

EFL in Mexico City: English as a Foreign Language

When Is Teaching Abroad the Right Choice

When Is Teaching Abroad the Right Choice?

Keeping an Open Mind

Keeping an Open Mind While Studying Abroad

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A Faculty Led Trip to Studying in Thailand

Traveling to Paju Si

Traveling to Paju-Si: Beyond Seoul

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How Going Abroad Can Make a Difference

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How Online Friendships Created New Opportunities

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St. Augustine, Florida an Excursion to Remember

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A Canadian in Spain: Carmen’s Gap Year Experience

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Things to Do While Traveling in Costa Rica

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Studying Abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Arrival to Seoul: English Program in Korea

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The Opportunity to Teach and Travel

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A Quick Skip Up the Swiss Alps

Trip to Mexico City

Planning for a Trip to Mexico City

American Experience

An American Experience While Studying Abroad

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ESL Certifications: Where to Begin

Sam Loduca

Finding Balance After Spain

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Why Packing for Travel Never Gets Easier

Teaching English in Thailand TEFL Campus

Teaching English in Thailand

Why You Need to Travel to India Now

Why You Need to Travel to India Now

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Berlin Travel Guide to Five Amazing Attractions

Teaching Abroad Changes Your Life

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Traveling Through Germany to the Black Forest and Rhine Falls

Working Diligently for the Future

Working Diligently Towards the Future

Study Abroad in China

Study Abroad in China

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Traveling Alone while Teaching Abroad in Madrid

our readers' favorite blog posts in 2019

Our Readers Favorite Blog Posts Mid-Year 2019

Top Kuwait Tourist Attractions

Transportation in Spain

Transportation in Spain Makes Life Simpler

Spirit of Aloha

Spirit of Aloha

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Which Study Abroad Program is Right for You?

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Interested in Travel, Go! How Traveling Changed My Life

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Taking Time to Relax While Traveling in Germany

Things to Do in New Orleans

Growth of Dreams Abroad Three Years Later: VLOG

Teaching English in Korea

Pre-Departure Teaching English in Seoul, South Korea

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Language Teaching Methods Interview

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Cafés Are Much More Than Coffee

Emily Albertell tasting local beer

Emily Wanders Homestay in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Dark hedges of Armoy - Game of Thrones

Belfast and Game of Thrones Tour

Justin Hughes-Coleman Data Science

From Auxiliar to Studying Data Science

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Adventure Planning with Viator.com

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It’s Never Too Late to Go on an Adventure: Vlog

Grace Perrotta studying Abroad

Five Questions with a Study Abroad Theatre Student

Bilingual School in Madrid

Teaching Abroad at a Bilingual School in Madrid, Spain

Things to do in Amsterdam

Things to Do in Amsterdam

Teaching at a Non-Bilingual School Interview

Best of Edinburgh and Glasgow Highlands

Best of Edinburgh and Glasgow, Scotland

Teaching English as a Second Language in the States

TESOL in the United States Versus TEFL Abroad

Traveling in Southeast Asia

Five Things I’ve Learned Since Traveling in Southeast Asia

Tips Essential for Studying Abroad

Essential Tips for Studying Abroad: VLOG

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University Life Studying Abroad

Things to Do in New Orleans

Things to Do in New Orleans

Vietnam Golden Bridge

Backpacking the World: Tips for Trips Six Months or Longer

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Eating Vegan While Traveling

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Things to Do in Edinburgh: Scotland and Northern Ireland

Teaching Abroad Bocairent Spain

Teaching Abroad in Bocairent, Spain

Amsterdam river clock tower

Traveling to Amsterdam: What to Do in the Morning

Tips About Studying Abroad

Tips About Studying Abroad: VLOG

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Studying Abroad in Denmark for an Academic Year

Safety Guide for Living Abroad dark ally

What I Know Now About Safety Abroad

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Traveling During Pregnancy

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A Guide to Hotels, Hostels, and Accommodations Abroad

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Non-Bilingual School Education For My Third Year

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Touring the Eiffel Tower at Night

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What Every PhD Student Needs to Know

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Don’t Skip Our Extremadura Travel Guide

Scholarships to Study Abroad

Scholarships to Study Abroad: VLOG

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Europe’s Sin City – Introduction to Amsterdam

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What I Know Now about Being a Spanish and ESL Teacher in the USA

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A Few of My Favorite Things 2018

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Roundup of Our Best Blog Posts of 2018

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Five Ways to Study Abroad

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Study Abroad in London, England

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Resource Guide for Teachers: Non-Bilingual Students

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Learning to Live in Bocairent, Spain

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Teaching ESOL, Spanish, and Online Classes in the United States with Caroline Hazelton

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Ten Days Traveling to Machu Picchu in Peru

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Study Abroad in London: Five Tips

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Giving Thanks from Dreams Abroad

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Explore Ireland: Four Places to Discover

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Switching Gears from Teacher to Student While Abroad

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Eiffel Tower Tour – La Tour Eiffel

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Study Abroad: Orlando’s #1 Tip for Success, Networking

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Study Abroad in Leysin, Switzerland

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Teaching Abroad in Madrid, Spain

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A Meaningful Impact of Paris Fashion Week

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Majestic Malta, Just Another Restless Auxiliar in Madrid

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Adventure Traveling in Peru: Biking, Hiking, and More

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A Deeper Look into the American Dream

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Teaching Abroad in Bocairent, Spain

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A Day at Notre Dame and the Louvre

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Study Abroad: Marina’s #1 Tip For Planning To Study Abroad

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Spreading Inspiration at FSU While Studying Abroad

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Madrid Was Transformative to My Life Abroad

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Day One of Teaching Abroad… What Do I Do?!

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Teaching Abroad in Spain Interview

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Ten Days Traveling in Peru

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Pre-Departure From Kuwait to the United States

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Cultural Immersion Studying Abroad in Seoul, South Korea

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What I Know Now: A Special Edition

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Departure from FSU and Future Plans: Ryan Gomez

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Small World After All in Miami

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A Comped Night in an Airport Hotel

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Teaching English Abroad

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Study Abroad Students

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Pre-Departure on a Journey to Spain

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Touring the Palace of Versailles

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Carlos Balbuena: Summer Update from Mexico City

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Ten Days Traveling in Peru Adventure

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Getting Back Abroad

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Teaching Arabic at Florida State University

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Immigration Around the World

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Big Red Suitcase and a Canceled Flight

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Speak Spanish: ¡Estás en España! ¡Habla español!

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Travel Survey: Summer Vacations

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Dinner in a Basement and Exploring Montmartre

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Another Year, Another Summer: Back to Texas

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Teaching in Miami-Dade Public School

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Reverse Culture Shock: An Experience Upon Returning Home

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Solo Journey Abroad

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Independence Day in Medellin, Colombia

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Five Reasons Why Expats Move Abroad

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World Cup Update: Mexico Wins a Football Victory

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Travel Survey: Summer Vacation

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¡Pura Vida! My Summer Adventure and More

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Appreciation to My Dad on Father’s Day

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A Globe Trotter’s Take on the World Cup 

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A New Me in Madrid

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Up North to the Tropics of Australia

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My Return To Florida For My PhD

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Resilient and Empowered: Month Six

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Travel Survey: Travelers and Destinations

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The Next Chapter: Life After Spain

When You Get Going: Travel Tips for Easier Exploring

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An Underground Trip to Paris

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Down Under In Australia: Toowoomba and Melbourne

Living-to-Travel-map

Transcend into Traveling

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Miami-Dade Schools Teaching in the USA

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Au Pair in Madrid Spain

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Expat vs Depression

An English Blur

Meet Kyle Talbott

Teach in Spain and Learning How to Live

What I Know Now: Emma Schultz

Teaching Philosophy

My Life in Kuwait After Graduate School in the USA

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Travel Survey: What Type of Traveler Are You?

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Taking the Leap into the Gardon River

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Coffee con Leche: How to Live Abroad

The Magical Views of Lanzarote, Spain

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Travel Tips for Different Types of Travelers

Getting Lost in London While Abroad

Teaching and Studying in the USA

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Spending Time in Kurdistan, Iraq

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A Guide to Private Lessons: Clases de Conversacion

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Reduce Travel-Related Stress: Five Travel Tips

Five Tips for Traveling to Europe

A New Perspective to Traveling

Teach English in Spain

Travel Tales: Black Dog Cafe

Moving Abroad

Five Steps When Moving Abroad To Study

Arriving to the European Tour

Who Says You Can’t Go Home

The Little Things

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Five Things to Think About While Living Abroad

Traveling to Europe

Coffee con Leche: You Can’t Teach

Acceptance, Resilience, and Happiness: Month Five

Too Much Travel Too Little Time

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The World Is Your Oyster: Five Tips to Make 2018 a Good Travel Year

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A Few of Our Favorite Things: Dreams Abroad 2017

Resiliency

Resiliency Abroad While Exploring: Month Four

Studying Abroad at FSU

Five Things I Learned After Studying Abroad at FSU

Classrooms in the United States and Spain

Talk To Somebody

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The Struggles of Expat Life

Surviving the Storm

Coffee con Leche: The Big Question

Discovering Resilience: Part Two

Surviving the Storm

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Why I Teach at FSU

Studying Abroad in Tallahassee

A Remarkable Experience Studying Abroad in Tallahassee, FL

Resilience Abroad

Resilience Abroad: Month Three

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