Guest blogger John Bentley is a Senior Editor at International TEFL Academy, a world leader in TEFL certification for teaching English abroad. A native of Southern California, John is a lifelong traveler who grew up in Cairo, Egypt, and wrote for the Egypt-Israel Edition of the famous Let’s Go! guidebook series during his student days at Harvard. He also holds a Masters in Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern and currently lives in Vancouver, Washington. When he’s not writing and speaking about teaching English abroad, John loves to cook, drink craft beer and pal around with his golden-chow mix, Trevor.
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