This dude is the coolest EVER!
He travels all over the world and gives you tips on how to not make an ass out of yourself, but he isn’t a snob about it. 124 more words
Up until recently, I worked at a chain of tutoring and learning centers in the Bay Area. Modeled on the Asian-style “cram school,” these centers offered one-on-one tutoring, SAT-, ACT-, and AP-prep classes, and other classes for younger students designed to get them ready for upper-level work. 1,778 more words
While there was much to see in Brussels, there was also quite a bit that was tempting me outside of the city. I hadn’t planned on any day trips for my visit to the city, but I ended up taking three to the Flemish region of Belgium – Bruges (NL/FR: Brugge), Ghent (NL: Gent, FR: Gand) and Antwerp (NL: Antwerpen, FR: Anvers). 725 more words
For some strange reason, the first moment that I saw an episode of Rick Steves’ Europe is indelibly fried into my frontal lobe; I may not be able to recall the particulars of where Jynx and I dined at during our first date or what the name of the boss at my first wage-jockey job was, but—for reasons both telling and extraordinary—this one sticks. 1,659 more words