How to Spend a Day at Petra: Inside Jordan’s Striking City of Stone

“Whew, guys. I’m shattered, absolutely knackered,” I told my friends, pausing for a reaction. Nothing. Not even a grin. As a lover of language, I had been taking note of … Continue reading How to Spend a Day at Petra: Inside Jordan’s Striking City of Stone

The Girl From St. Louisiana: Expat Life in the United Arab Emirates

So, where’s St. Louisiana? I don’t know. Do you? Of the twenty new teachers in my summer 2018 cohort, I was the only North American. Everyone else was from the … Continue reading The Girl From St. Louisiana: Expat Life in the United Arab Emirates

Why You Should Always Read the Hotel Reviews: While Traveling to Savannah, Georgia with My Mother

I finally invited my mother to travel with me, and I didn’t regret it–not even once. Well, maybe. Just kidding, mom; I know you’re reading this. I figured, why not … Continue reading Why You Should Always Read the Hotel Reviews: While Traveling to Savannah, Georgia with My Mother