Can you combine travel with a tax-deductible educational program? Maybe--but check with your accountant before taking any deductions. Even without tax breaks, though, sometimes learning is just easier away from the stresses of the office. Where?
Peterson's Study Abroad (Peterson's, $29.95, http://www.petersons.com, 800-338-3282) lists global classes held worldwide, from Athens, Greece, to Tel Aviv, Israel. The compendium highlights hundreds of educational programs and internships overseas. Lots of learning opportunities in the United States are included, too.