FEATURED TRAVEL

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...

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....

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...

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...

Jamaica: A tropical paradise

What comes to mind when you hear of Jamaica? Perhaps you think of the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt. Maybe you’re reminded of...

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...

7 Activities to Make Your Summer a Memorable One

Can’t travel abroad this summer due to travel restrictions? There is no reason to stay at home and be bored to...

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...

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...