Discover the world via pictures on pinterest. It's the best way to find the beauty in the rest of the world. Even some of the countries students know to be harmful places will have absolutely breathtaking photos on pinterest. It allows students to develop a drive for traveling the world and gives them purpose for discovering new cultures and new languages. In addition to discovering the world it gives students a visual representation or reference point for teachers to place and better identify each of the countries. Instead of talking about one of those countries in the middle east, you can remind them it was the place with the dead sea etc.