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Group Game: Candy Quiz

If snacks alone will not keep your group occupied on a long bus ride, here is a candy-themed game to keep groups thinking! Candy Quiz Candy Quiz Answers Thanks Rebecca Yarbrough, customer service representative of First Georgia Banking Company, for sharing these games! If you have any games you would like to share, email them…

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Educating church management is key to success

The bonds created while traveling are obvious to group travel leaders. Warm friendships develop during group vacations that can last a lifetime. Faith-based trips can have an even deeper effect, because not only do they encourage fellowship with other passengers, they also can strengthen a person’s faith. If a religious trip is tied to a…

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Announcing the official launch of Travelteerism

What is Travelteerism? The basic gist of our credo mixes boutique travel with volunteering, allowing our clients to jet off to far-flung destinations, stay in hip boutique hotels and bask on hand-picked beaches, while also spending a portion of their time contributing to the work of an NGO in that community. The idea sprang from the erudite circuits…

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Plimoth Plantation and Mystic Seaport Announce Collaborative Restoration of Mayflower II

Plimoth Plantation and Mystic Seaport, both acclaimed New England history museums, are pleased to announce a collaborative project to restore and repair Mayflower II, a full-scale reproduction ship owned by Plimoth Plantation. Work on the historic ship will take place at the Henry B. duPont Preservation Shipyard at Mystic Seaport, adhering to The Secretary of…

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Tourism can protect and promote religious heritage

From the United Nations World Tourism Organization Sustainable development of tourism at religious heritage sites was in focus at the International Conference on Religious Heritage and Tourism: Types, trends and challenges, jointly organized by UNWTO, the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism of Spain and the City Hall of Elche (27-28 November 2014, Elche, Spain). According to UNWTO…

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Where in the World? Basilicas

See if you can determine the name and location of this famous basilica and UNESCO World Heritage Site with our photo quiz!

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Jordan: Of Sandstone and Sanctuary

Mac Lacy discovers a wealth of biblical sites on a tour of Jordan.

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Jordan Tour Demonstrates Reach Of Going On Faith

In April, the Jordan Tourism Board contracted with The Group Travel Leader Inc., publisher of Going On Faith magazine, to promote and co-sponsor a site inspection tour of Jordan. Publisher Mac Lacy agreed to accompany the group, and through a series of print articles, e-blasts and online newsletters over the following three months, travel planners…

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Journey to Jordan Photo Slideshow

Take a visual trip to the Holy Land by browsing our Jordan photo gallery.

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Faith-Friendly Favorites

Faith-friendly destinations flourish with attractions, music and entertainment that are not only top-notch but uplifting. Branson, Missouri, offers gospel and Broadway-caliber music, among its many attractions.

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