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Learning Through Travel: This Week on BootsnAll
Learning Through Travel: This Week on BootsnAll At BootsnAll, one of our core values is “love learning.”  We want to embrace knowledge, to seek out new experiences, and to never stop learning about ourselves and the world around us.  We learn from experts and from books, we learn from our community and our friends, and we learn through direct experience of new or challenging tasks and environments. We learn at work and at home, in places familiar and foreign. While we aim to love learning no matter where we are, we know that travel can often teach us the most important lessons. So this week, we’re exploring the idea of learning through travel – both in organized ways like studying abroad and informally on our own. First we look at ten important lessons that you learn when you make a temporary home in a new place, but that you might miss out on when simply passing through on a shorter trip. We’ll learn about some interesting travel “disorders” and psychological phenomena travelers may experience in a foreign place, and we’ll learn how travel can help you conquer a phobia that may have been holding you back. Week #3 of the Indie Travel Challenge 2012 is also about the education travel provides. From organized study abroad through a university to arranging classes on your own, there are countless […]