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    RE: Cuba travel advice?

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    Hola! I've been looking into travel to Cuba, too. I suggest that you Google "travel to Cuba from the USA," to get all the information about travel. Be sure to note how recent the posting or link is regarding travel to and from Cuba to the USA. ...

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    RE: Cuba travel advice?

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    I went last summer with a PEF grant and stayed 2 months. (My father is Cuban, so I just traveled that way.) For the 1st month, I used http://www.cubagrouptour.com/, an Australian tour group. It was amazing, extremely affordable, and I took my 2...

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    Last day for submitting Essays to participate in...

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    Today April 20 is the last day for students to submit essays to win prizes and to participate in the best essay contest: http://buen-camino.weebly.com/writing-contest.html PLUS.... A linguistic trip to Spain! TWO GROUPS: 1) 45+...

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    Cuba travel advice?

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    I'm looking to travel to Cuba this summer. Any advice for travel companies or must see places/activities? I am in a middle school Spanish teacher in my 30s. Thanks!

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    RE: Feedback requested on Professional Learning...

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    Hello Caroline, Thank you for your invitation. I look forward to an exploration of the interpersonal mode from the perspective of the caregiver model. If language is truly acquired via messages comprehensible to the learner, what are the implications...

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