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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

The lure of London in the winter

Before I begin this article, I must make an early disclaimer. I love London. It is probably my favourite city on earth and it was...

Georgia on my mind…

Most of us educators value our vacation time. I like to use mine to do a bit of travel and exploration. A little over...
Old Mosque near Spice Market.

Escape to Istanbul!

Sometimes you just have to take a shot at a quick getaway. Recently, we took a short trip to Istanbul, Turkey. Why Turkey? It’s...

Poland: A poignant reminder of history

  Where have the holidays gone? It seems like just yesterday I was headed to the airport to start the summer break. Alas, vacation time is...

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...