FEATURED TRAVEL

Quixotic Qatar

If you’re like me and want to utilise the opportunity to visit as many countries while living in the UAE, one of the places...

Unearthing the beauty of Nepal

As I climbed the nearly vertical spiral staircase, clutching the iron railing, I joked with my husband, “This had better be worth it.” Two more...

Have you tried AirBNB?

Like all expats, once we get home from our last vacation, we immediately begin planning the next one. Budgeting for such a trip requires hours...

Travel snapshots of the Middle East

Teachers and other expatriates living in the Middle East have explored a number of its vibrant destinations. Some of the stunning photos that you are...

Journey to Jordan

I have always been fascinated by the Dead Sea. ancient kings hid and fought there. Beauties like Cleopatra and the Queen of Sheba bathed in...

There’s something about Thailand

I’m a traveller with quite a few destinations I have yet to check off my list. So it would make sense to not waste...

Taking it slowly in Zanzibar

Hukuna matata is not just a Disney lyric; it’s a way of life on an island where cloves, cinnamon and cardamom are born. Bump into...

Everyone should try the Amish experience

Last summer, my family and I had the privilege of visiting Lancaster County in Pennsylvania, which is on the east coast of the United...

Top 12 travel tips for the summer holidays

The teachers in the UAE are some of the luckiest educators in the world. In most cases, high salaries, accommodations paid for and zero tax...

Travel Snapshots of Cape Town, South Africa

Our Travel Snapshots feature is designed to highlight some of the exciting places that educators have travelled to. It takes a quick look at...