Basic Field Trip Safety Tips

Getting kids onto a shuttle bus is one of those things that sounds really easy to do until you’re the teacher in charge of making it happen. Corralling all of those children requires some important safety foresight. Creating a plan of action, and executing, will help you remain sane and keep your kids safe on the day of a school field trip. Obtain Consent Be sure that you receive written consent from every parent with a child who will be attending the field trip for that day. Provide detailed information about

How to Plan Accordingly For Your Trip to Abu Dhabi

Travelling to Abu Dhabi can be a hassle without the right preparations. Abu Dhabi is one of the most underrated travel destinations in all the Middle East. It’s a prideful city that encapsulates every fine cultural aspect that the Middle East has to offer. If you are planning a future trip to Abu Dhabi, it’s important that you prepare in advance, to ensure that you maximize your travel experience. Here are some travel tips that will help make your trip a memorable one. Book in Advance It’s common to delay flight and hotel

How to Plan a Group Retreat Out of State

Planning a retreat out of state involves foresight to plot out every point in your itinerary. Moving a group of people from one place to another, without losing anyone, gets trickier the less coordinated the trip actually is. If you don’t want to start your retreat off on the wrong foot, you’ll need some tips to help book a shuttle bus, airline flights and plan booking accommodations. Road Trips A charter bus can get your group across state lines, and may be cheaper than paying air fare depending on the distance you

Crucial Tips for Car Rentals in Amman, Jordan

Written by: Monte Carlo Rent A Car, LLC  If you are looking for the best deal for short term leasing a car in Amman Jordan, it’s best to book in advance form home. If you decide to rent a car while in Jordan, try calling around all the local car-rental agencies, or book through a travel agency. When you are renting a car, you’re going to need to make numerous decisions like whom to rent from, what kind of vehicle you are going to get, and where you should pick

Planning for Long-Term Stays in Abu Dhabi

Written by: Monte Carlo Rent A Car, LLC Learn how to plan for short and long term stays in Abu Dhabi. Abu Dhabi, and the UAE as a whole, can be one of the most incredible places to explore. The trick is getting around in the city. You’ll need to book a monthly car rental in Abu Dhabi, but the duration of your stay will affect whether the rental is short or long term. Here are some tips to help you plan for long term trips to Abu Dhabi. Hire a Driver The

How to Travel to the UAE in Style and Luxury

The United Arab Emirates isn’t just a getaway, it’s a luxury vacation. It’s an opportunity to live life to the fullest, and almost anyone can do it. Once you rent a car in Abu Dhabi, especially a Mercedes or a Maserati, you’ll have some idea of what’s in store for you. Vast shopping malls full of attractions are just a short drive away, with exotic food and restaurants all over the city. It’s easy to get lost in luxury when you visit Abu Dhabi, but only

Prepping a House Boat for Weekend Trips and Creature Comforts

Written by: The Foam Factory Renting or buying a house boat can be a fun and rewarding experience, but it will require some prep time. Like any vacation, you’ll want to make sure you have everything you need to survive in your home away from home. Before you set sail, we’ll cover everything from seating arrangements and a boat mattress replacement to coolers, storing food and cooking on the open sea. Read on for tips to make your houseboat weekend trip one you’ll never forget. Safety First You can take care of

Learn the Tips You Need to Drive Safely in Abu Dhabi

If you’re planning your first trip to the United Arab Emirates, you’re going to be in for a bit of culture shock when it comes to navigating the roads. City planning isn’t the issue, other drivers and pedestrians are. You could be forgiven for feeling like you’re on set of the newest Mad Max movie for your first day on the road, but these tips will get you into driving shape so you can fully enjoy everything Abu Dhabi has to offer. Step One: Determine Which Car Rental is Right for

What Type of Weather to Expect in Abu Dhabi

If you’re planning on taking a vacation to Abu Dhabi to explore the rich cultural heritage, the diverse cuisines, and the impressive architecture, then you should understand what the weather patterns look like so you know what to expect during your stay at the emirate. Summer A couple of the selling points of Abu Dhabi are the year-round sunshine and sparse rainfall. While these are attractive qualities that every visitor ideally looks for, be wary that this also leads to oppressive heat during the summer. If you plan on visiting Abu Dhabi

The Man Who Helped Build Atlanta

By Phineas Upham Hannibal Kimball was instrumental in post Civil-War reconstruction. He was born Oxford County, Maine to family of Methodist wheel-wrights. The fifth boy of 10 children, he had the good fortune of being born to a highly regarded wheel-wright named Peter Kimball. The family lived in relative modesty, and he stayed in the carriage business until after the Civil War. The business prospered for most of that time, but the Civil War had a depressing effect on many local economies. Individuals and businesses couldn’t pay loans they’d