Monthly Archive: July 2015

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Ramadan: Travel Tips for the holiday season

 Ramadan: Tips for Visiting Istanbul during the holiday Our family visit to Istanbul was during Ramadan which is a holy month for Muslims.  I was concerned about this initially and really thought I should...

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Sari Konak Hotel, Istanbul – REVIEW

Sari Konak Hotel in Istanbul *sponsored post* Sari Konak Hotel is a lovely, family friendly, and quaint boutique hotel in the historic Sultanahmet district in Istanbul. This is THE district to stay in when...

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As seen on The Cosy Traveler

Animal Lovers Travel! The Educational Tourist is happy to contribute her own animal experience to this great post on The Cosy Traveler.  Do YOUR travel experiences include animals? Camel rides? Swimming with sharks? Lion...

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As Seen On: Homeschool Group Hug

The Educational Tourist is proud to join Homeschool Group Hug for it’s Best Educational Sites Series. Tulsa, USA Homeschooling isn’t for everyone, but it sure does have its positives! The freedom to learn on...

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Sumengen Hotel, Istanbul – REVIEW

The Sumengen Hotel in Istanbul *Sponsored post* This small boutique hotel is in a fantastic location – the Sultanhamet area in the shadow of the Blue Mosque. In spite of the amazing location, so...

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As seen on Vamo (Part 2)

The Educational Tourist is happy to have contributed to the expert tips on Vamo! How to Plan the Perfect International Family Vacation Vamo is a one stop shopping experience for travelers! Just type in...

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Turkish carpets: handmade crafts

Exploring Turkish Carpets Visiting a carpet shop in Turkey is an almost unavoidable experience. It seems handmade Turkish carpets are sold in every shop on every corner. The carpet sellers seek your business with...

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As seen on The Adventure Ahead (3)

The Educational Tourist is pleased to be a part of a family travel series with The Adventure Ahead (part 3) If you could list a favorite family friendly vacation destination that all families should...

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Safe travels – Where to Go

 Are you concerned about safety when you travel with the kids? Of course you are! Carefully choose safe travels for your family vacation. Safe Travels – Where to Go How to Choose a Safe...

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As seen on The World is a Book

The Educational Tourist is happy to be a part of Five Free Family Friday series with The World is a Book.   As seen on The World is a Book: I’m happy to resurrect...