How to Find a Restaurant When Traveling

For years there has existed a common idea that people generally travel to see the sights in exotic locations. Most people, however, when they think about it, understand that the majority of travelers go abroad to taste different cultures. And when we say...

Top Ten Taxi Safety Tips for Student Travelers

If you’ve seen the Liam Neeson movie “Taken,” you’ve got an accurate idea of exactly what to expect when traveling outside of the USA. Okay, that’s not entirely true, but this tense film can serve as a useful cautionary tale about what...

My 10-Year-Old Could Graduate

The other evening I washed the dishes. (Warning: Long post. Angry at times, too.) Everybody try to push your mouth closed, please revive anyone who might have fainted. Anyway, I washed the dishes and did some other housework which required that I make my way back and...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series