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Tricia Dowhan
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Interesting insight on being bilingual...
“Bilinguals have a stronger executive control system in the brain, which allows them to selectively focus on what is necessary and not get distracted..." 
To help her children become bilingual, a travel writer investigates options from public school programs at home to day camps abroad.
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Nice press on our incentives for traveling solo on Country Walkers' small group scheduled guided walking adventures! 
Brandon Presser shares his tips for adventure travel through the lens of getting back to nature. Featuring beautiful beaches, mountains, and the tundra, he takes us to the mos...
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World Lion Day - do your part to support these beautiful creatures! 
Cause an Uproar with the Big Cats Initiative and celebrate World Lion Day on August 10. Images of lions are everywhere. From the iconic statues on the steps of the New York Public Library, to your ...
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So impressed by my friend, Lydia Smith's, documentary on the Camino de Santiago. Check it out as it travels across the country. AND, if you feel inspired to walk the Camino, we can make that happen! http://www.countrywalkers.com/trips/europe/spain/guided-walking/camino-de-santiago
“Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago” documents travelers who make the trek to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Spain.
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Some good tips even for the most savvy travelers from #wendyperrin   at #cntraveler    
How to avoid common traveler mishaps as well as other common mistakes that even the smartest travelers make time and time again.
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#Brazil beckons in 2014 - from its crystalline beaches to majestic mountains, discover this beautifully diverse country on one of #cwadventures many Brazil Select Experiences. Touch down in #belohorizonte and trace the #royalroute with cwadventures. http://www.cwadventures.com/trips/latin-america/brazil/selects/royal-route-salvador-chapada-diamantina
The World Cup is coming soon to this lively industrial capital of Brazil’s second most populous state. Here’s some of what soccer fans — and other visitors — can expect to find.
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Celebrating #worldtourismday by heading to #europe   for some R&D on new #walkingadventures   and connecting with our fabulous guides. At #countrywalkers, we're all about connecting with locals and giving back to the communities through which we walk...
Our sustainable tourism class this week celebrated World Tourism Day with listening to World Tourism day messages, and a good discussion on the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism. USF Patel College of Global Sustainability, Sustainable Tourism Class...
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My old stomping ground reinvents itself...
A city for all budgets, Nice now buzzes with an energy and diversity that often surpasses its rivals on the Riviera.
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Beautiful work by friend, Giovanni Visetti
 
Ho ri-caricato le scansioni (a miglior risoluzione, 1800pxl) di 11 cartoline d'epoca comprate a Lisbona ad aprile e già pubblicate su www.giovistravels.com
Ce ne sono 6 di Capri, tre della Costiera, una di Sorrento e una del Vesuvio fumante, scattata da distanza abbastanza ravvicinata.
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Work out while you wait for your flight! 
Philadelphia International Airport became the first airport in the United States to provide free stationary bikes for travelers to use.
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#European  rituals resonates with me, particularly #Granada. To experience the best of Granada, travel with #cwadventures  this year. http://www.cwadventures.com/trips/europe/spain/selects/granada
What compels people to return to the same place or experience repeatedly? Answers from nine writers take you to Athens and Berlin, Paris and Granada — and beyond.
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Firenze, Italia
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Burlington, VT - Paris, France - Annecy, France - Beaune, France - Nice, France
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Overseeing Country Walkers' latest style of travel, Select Experiences, allows me to incorporate my passion for languages and all kinds of adventures--from cooking, hiking and yoga, to perusing local markets for artisanal treasures.
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My Brazil: Royal Route, Salvador, Chapada Diamantina trip was one of National Geographic Adventure's 2013 Trips of a Lifetime http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/tours/central-south-america-tours-2013/#close-modal
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A magical, out-of-time, out-of-place experience unfolds inside the stone walls and atop the carpet-strewn terraces of this alpine retreat in