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Kyoto, Japan

Happy Valentine’s Day ESL teachers! We hope that you are having fun in the classroom with Valentine’s Day activities! When people think about romantic cities, they usually think of Paris, Venice, or New York, so today we wanted to show you how beautiful Kyoto is. Walk through beautiful gardens and Buddhist temples in Japan’s most […]

Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, China

The Zhangjiajie park, located in northern Hunan, is one of those natural wonders that everyone should visit at least once in their lifetime. This UNESCO World Heritage Site inspired the movie Avatar for its scenic pillar-like formations and biodiversity. Are you teaching English in China? Tweet us your picture to @ontesol for a chance to […]

Easter Island, Chile

The moai are the monumental statues built by the Rapa Nui people in the late 800’s. If you are teaching English in Chile, taking a long weekend to visit this magical island in the Pacific Ocean will make your TEFL experience abroad a dream to remember. Click here to learn how to get the best […]

Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg is a beautiful village with half timber houses, narrow streets, and medieval buildings. This romantic town from the middle ages is a must see for TESOL teachers in Germany! Interested in teaching English in Germany? Find more information on the TESOL job market, TESOL certification requirements, and wages here .

TESOL Adventures: The Great Wall Marathon

The 42km Great Wall Marathon was inaugurated in 1999 and takes place in one of the world’s greatest monuments. If you are an experienced runner teaching English in China, this must be the most thrilling marathon you will enjoy in your life. If you are not an experienced runner, you can opt for a half-marathon […]

Rio Carnival

Carnival is a Christian festive season celebrated in many countries, and the carnival at Rio de Janeiro attracts 5 million visitors each year because it is the most fabulous and colourful of them all! Samba schools from different neighborhoods practice all year round and prepare the pageant for the 4-day celebration. Tourists can watch the […]

Spring Waters in Turkey

Did you know that Turkey enjoys one of the richest sources of thermal waters in the world? There are approximately 1300 thermal springs throughout the country! One of the most visited spring waters is the beautiful Sacred Pool at the Pamukkale spa. This pool is littered with marble columns from the Roman Temple of Apollo […]

Friendliest TESOL Cities

Teachers choose their TESOL destination for its pay, weather, nice beaches, and good food, but how does a city’s friendliness weigh into a teacher’s decision and how do you measure it? To answer this question we look into an article by Travel + Escape that ranks the friendliest cities according to safety, cleanliness, and cost […]