Do’s & Don’t’s of Iceland

Iceland is a highly unique country that is both the bridge between the continents of Europe and North America and also a nearly totally isolated island. Because of this, Iceland is able to maintain its own distinct culture while still being connected globally. This large island has an unusually small population—sheep outnumber the people, who fall just short of 335,000—which makes Iceland full of resilient … Continue reading Do’s & Don’t’s of Iceland

Educational Trip to Iceland: Government & Culture

Iceland is famous for its quirky culture, long summer days, geothermal activity, and breath-taking natural scenery. Its relative isolation from the rest of the world and proximity to the Arctic Circle make it a perfect place for investigating the unique environmental microclimates, political structure, and weird culture. Follow my blog with Bloglovin    During this faculty led trip abroad, we will learn about the social, … Continue reading Educational Trip to Iceland: Government & Culture

Poland as Our Classroom: Study Tour with UMass Boston

Comparative Study Tour: Focus on Inclusive Policies, Practices, and Education Reforms in Poland Lublin, Kraków and Warsaw, Poland Follow my blog with Bloglovin Colibri Boston, in collaboration with University of Massachusetts Boston and John Paul II University in Lublin, Poland is pleased to announce the following faculty-led trip for study abroad. Dates: March 12-20, 2016.   Program Highlights Participate in a comparative professional issues seminar with students and faculty … Continue reading Poland as Our Classroom: Study Tour with UMass Boston

6 Reasons Romania is Magical: Travel Beyond Legend & Fable

Beyond legends of vampires and gypsies, Romania is a magical land vastly underestimated by many. Follow my blog with Bloglovin From the untouched Transylvanian countryside and the beautiful mountain scenery in the Carpathian Mountains, the wooden churches and painted monasteries of Maramureș, the medieval towns of Brasov, Sibiu and Sighișoara, to the Danube Delta’s abundance of birds and wildlife, and the magnetic buzz of the … Continue reading 6 Reasons Romania is Magical: Travel Beyond Legend & Fable