Acropolis of Athens

The Acropolis of Athens is one of the world’s most recognized historical treasures and is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List. There’s nothing I can tell you about it in this blog post that you don’t already know or can’t find through an authoritative source. What I can do, though, is tell you how I felt […]

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Greece Day Tour: Mycenae, Nafplio, and Epidaurus

Once I met up with the West Texas A&M University study abroad group, I adopted their travel schedule. One day, we took a bus tour to Mycenae and several other locations. We started the morning with pick up at a local hotel, and a couple of hours later we made our first rest stop in Corinth, where we […]

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Crowdfunding #WTAsia2015

Kim Bruce and I got some really exciting news last night: West Texas A&M University has launched a crowdfunding effort to help our Travel Writing students during their upcoming exploration of South Korea. Here’s the link: Back the Buffs — #WTAsia2015 Our students have already uploaded photos, videos, and short explanations about how excited they […]

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Launching #WTAsia2015

Almost two years have passed since Kim Bruce and I took our first group of travel writing students to South Korea and Japan. We dubbed that study abroad effort #WTAsia2013. Last Thursday, after a winter storm had forced class cancellations the week before, we finally launched #WTAsia2015. This year’s plan is to spend two weeks in South Korea. […]

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