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Travel Snapshots of the Sultanate of Oman

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

5 ways to make the most of your staycation this summer

Contrary to popular belief, not all educators leave the Middle East over the summer holidays. There are some among us, who for several reasons...

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...

Rendezvous in Romania

In the previous issue, I talked about my trip to Salalah in Oman. After that whirlwind of a weekend and only a few hours...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Salalah, Oman … A Relaxing Getaway.

Spring break feels almost like a distant memory now that the summer holidays are just around the corner. This holiday, like most of my...

Experience luxury at the Shangri-La Resort & Spa, Muscat

It was mid August 2015 and my family and I wanted to squeeze every precious drop of fun and relaxation out of the summer holidays....