Category: Middle East

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7 Reasons Why You Should Visit Oman in 2024

Oman, a hidden gem on the Arabian Peninsula, is a land where ancient history and modern life blend seamlessly. From the bustling souks of Muscat to the serene beauty of the Wahiba Sands, travelling through Oman is a wonderful adventure. With its majestic desert landscapes, pristine coastlines, and hospitable culture,

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36 Hours In Tel Aviv: Party Capital Of The Middle East (2024)

When most people think of Mediterranean city breaks, Tel Aviv doesn’t usually come to mind. I think this is a mistake.   With a mere 36 hours in Tel Aviv, you can enjoy some of the best food, beaches, arts, culture, and nightlife found anywhere in the world. Tel Aviv is

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Best Places To Visit In Northern Turkey (2024)

Turkey is a seriously beautiful country and one that I keep returning to.  There’s just so much to see and experience in this amazing place. Northern Turkey, on the Black Sea coast, is possibly my favourite part of the country. The Black Sea region (called “Karadeniz“, in Turkish) is green, lush,

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Oman Road Trip: An Epic Arabian Adventure (UPDATED 2024)

This post contains everything you need to plan the ultimate Oman road trip. Oman is an incredibly beautiful country with varied landscapes and warm, friendly people.  It’s one of the most peaceful, welcoming places I’ve ever visited. Public transport is a bit lacking here though.  The best way to explore

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Driving From Dubai To Oman: What You Need To Know (2024)

Whether you live in Dubai, or are simply visiting, a trip to Oman is a must. Best of all, you don’t need to fly.   Driving from Dubai to Oman is fairly straightforward, and a great adventure. I’ve done it twice. There are only a few things to bear in mind. Read