Top 10 Things to Do in Dubai

Traveling to Dubai, one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates on the Arabian Peninsula, is one of the most rewarding and intellectually stimulating trips that one can take. Not only is it a beautiful location, but it is rich in history and culture. The possibilities are almost limitless as far […]

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How to Read a Map

You take it out. It’s a huge mess of colors, lines, letters, numbers, shapes, words and borderlines all mixed together. You put it away. Who has the patience to read road maps? When you’re lost, it’s probably the last thing you have the sense, tolerance and patience to do, right? For some, it also signifies […]

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How to Pack a Suitcase

Suitcases come in many shapes and sizes. People travel for business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a knapsack or a Samsonite, traveling for two days or ten, you’ll need to pack a suitcase. The idea behind a well-packed travel bag is that it has everything you’ll likely need and your belonging will arrive unbroken, undamaged […]

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How to fold a suit for packing

Everyone knows that the best way to travel with a suit is to hang it up… it avoids wrinkles, which can be one of the worst things you can encounter in a society where the clothes make the man. After all, how many times has some savvy businessman opened his suitcase after checking into a […]

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leave-of-absence or resignation for long trips

How to Write a Leave of Absence Letter for a Long Trip

The dream of a lifetime has just landed in your lap: the invitation to study sharks in the Great Barrier Reef for six months with one of the leading shark experts in the world. You’re thrilled. You’re honored. You’re also employed and the maximum allowable vacation your employer will allow you to take per year […]

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