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The ChinaMerr Blog (Or, How I Went to China with a Dream and Returned with a Cat) By Alex Vincer
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This book chronicles the travels of Alex Vincer in China from August 28th, 2008 to January 16th, 2009. This may seem like a short amount of time to you, and in many ways it is. But if you’ve... More > ever lived very far from your home for at least as long as I have, being as far away from your loved ones as I have been, you’d understand what I’m writing about in this blog. If not, hopefully this book can inspire you to do those things that you’ve previously thought to be impossible.< Less
The ChinaMerr Blog (Or, How I Went to China with a Dream and Returned with a Cat) By Alex Vincer
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This book chronicles the travels of Alex Vincer in China from August 28th, 2008 to January 16th, 2009. This may seem like a short amount of time to you, and in many ways it is. But if you’ve... More > ever lived very far from your home for at least as long as I have, being as far away from your loved ones as I have been, you’d understand what I’m writing about in this blog. If not, hopefully this book can inspire you to do those things that you’ve previously thought to be impossible.< Less
A Better View of the World: Reflections of Teachers on Language Learning and Cultural Understanding By Ali Borjian
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Studying abroad during college or having the opportunity to live and work in another country develops communication skills and cross-cultural understanding. We have learned that many teachers who... More > studied abroad during college are more empathetic towards their students who are learning English as a second language. Teachers play an extraordinary role in the development of their students. Teachers’ views on the cultures and values of students dramatically influence how they teach and how students learn. Students respond to and learn from the attitudes and approaches of teachers. Enthusiasm, open-mindedness and enjoyment of learning a language encourage students to accept the challenges and opportunities that teachers present. The essays in this book are developed to be used as resources for future study abroad participants as well as teachers of languages. By reading other people’s experiences we hope that your experiences as students and teachers will be more fulfilling.< Less
MAKE MONEY WHILE TRAVELLING By MICHELE TOMASIN
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With this precious guide you will be able to find jobs abroad and make money while travelling. A bible for every long term traveller or expat.
MAKE MONEY WHILE TRAVELLING By MICHELE TOMASIN
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With this precious guide you will be able to find jobs abroad and make money while travelling. A bible for every long term traveller or expat.
From Dust to Snow: Bush-faller By Dr Wilfred and Lydia Ngwa (Eds)
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Traveling and living abroad can be a wonderful and rewarding experience, a dream come true for some, but it can also be a horrific and interminable nightmare. “From Dust to Snow:... More > Bush-Faller” chronicles the true-life experiences of (Bush-Fallers) Africans (primarily Cameroonians), in Europe and the United States. Featuring more than twenty accounts from students, asylum seekers and the employed, contributors in this work of ‘edutainment’ ferry you through their experiences, first-hand, from the moment the idea of traveling overseas was conceived, through departure emotions, first impressions upon arrival, culture shock, hardships, comic moments, high points of each life, and even re-entry shock, including deportation. One way or the other, you should find yourself on one of the pages of this book, either as a foreigner or as a host. Prepare yourself for what is about to happen; Discover the African Dream, a Dream far bigger than Bush-falling.< Less
How to Become the Jack of All Travel: A Beginner’s Guide to Traveling the World For Free By Jacqueline Boss
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How To Become The Jack Of All Travel is your gateway into the world of free travel, seasonal travel jobs, and voluntourism at home and abroad, perfect for those seeking to live their own real-life... More > adventures like Elizabeth Gilbert in Eat, Pray, Love. “An excellent starting point for adventurers-to-be, this book gives you the inspiration, resources, and knowledge you need to travel long term for free- to teach English in Thailand, volunteer in Hawaii, work as a ski instructor in the Rocky Mountains, help maintain a national park, intern in Europe, harvest fruit in Australia, and explore the world.” How To Become The Jack Of All Travel will provide the information you need to achieve your travel goals, beginning by defining the skill sets that will be most useful on your travel résumé and culminating in a grand round-up of the places you’ll have the most success when searching for free and paid travel experiences.< Less
From Dust to Snow: Bush-faller By Dr Wilfred and Lydia Ngwa (Eds)
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Traveling and living abroad can be a wonderful and rewarding experience, a dream come true for some, but it can also be a horrific and interminable nightmare. “From Dust to Snow:... More > Bush-Faller” chronicles the true-life experiences of (Bush-Fallers) Africans (primarily Cameroonians), in Europe and the United States. Featuring more than twenty accounts from students, asylum seekers and the employed, contributors in this work of ‘edutainment’ ferry you through their experiences, first-hand, from the moment the idea of traveling overseas was conceived, through departure emotions, first impressions upon arrival, culture shock, hardships, comic moments, high points of each life, and even re-entry shock, including deportation. One way or the other, you should find yourself on one of the pages of this book, either as a foreigner or as a host. Prepare yourself for what is about to happen; Discover the African Dream, a Dream far bigger than Bush-falling.< Less
The Story of a Migrant: a Personal Memoire By Donal Cruise O'Brien
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This memoire begins by charting a personal journey from a childhood spent in Howth, swimming in the cove and exploring the cliffs to Quaker boarding school in Waterford. Donal’s studies took... More > him from Dublin to Paris and Cambridge with graduate work in California and London. His decision to work on Africa began during university holidays in the Congo with his father who was serving in the United Nations in 1960. The School of Oriental and African Studies was the locus of Donal’s entire career from Research Fellow to Professor of Political Studies. Many have paid tribute to his capacity to listen, observe and develop his own unique perspective. Equal homage has been paid to his role as a teacher. In his retirement, Donal began work on this story of an Irishman living abroad. As a mark of his persistent courage, he completed the text in the last months of his life, despite serious illness. The migrant travelled well.< Less
Crossing Cultures: in English et en français By Lynne Breakstone & Nicole Jouane
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Fifty years ago, in the early 1960’s, two women set off in opposite directions to cross the Atlantic to spend a year living in a foreign country – France and the United States – and... More > mastering a foreign language – French and English. Crossing Cultures in English et en français tells their story in both languages. Lynne Breakstone was one of the first American Junior-Year-Abroad participants while Nicole Jouane served for a year as a teaching assistant and resident native speaker in a college’s French House. Although their experiences differed greatly, they both shared in the delight as well as the difficulties of having to decipher behaviors and customs that were at times confusing, strange, and mysterious. Anyone who has spent time in a foreign country having to communicate in a foreign language will find pleasure in these two memoirs of such an experience in the pre-Internet era.< Less

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