The Educational Tourist Blog


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Miss ET is pleased to announce the upcoming release of her new book: The Kids’ Travel Guide to ROME: A New Adventure Series with the Educational Tourist


Curious Kids – Pablo Picasso Facts

Curious Kids – Pablo Picasso Facts *may contain affiliate links* Tell the truth…is this what you think of when you hear the word Picasso? Modern art? Two noses per person? You are not alone. Picasso...


Travel is everywhere!

Making dinner tonight and I noticed this.. the Leaning Tower of Pisa Venice Colosseum in Rome Show the kids the photos and tell them they are photos from Rome. Ask them if they know...


12 Days of Spain – Day 3

On the 3rd day of Spain my true love gave to me….   tapas!! Vocabulary: tapas Materials: food you have in the house plates, cutlery a creative atmosphere globe/map/internet/world atlas – What to say...


12 Days of Spain

12 Days of Spain  What to do with the kiddos over the long holiday break? How about squeezing in a little education while they aren’t looking? Each ‘day’ of the 12 Days of Spain...

statue of St. Peter, St. Peter's bones, 3

St. Peter’s bones: Are they real?

Are St. Peter’s bones really in the St. Peter’s Basilica? No trip to Rome would be complete without a visit to St. Peter’s Basilica. It is truly a remarkable place AND named for St....


Activity kits

Mailing kits! These are destined for a family with 3 kiddos road tripping for Thanksgiving. Order yours now for holiday travels or check them out in person at the Cascia Christmas Walk in Tulsa...