The Middle East is a diverse, complicated, incredible place.
It’s the birthplace of several major world religions, an ancient land of beautiful deserts, bustling bazaars, and vibrant cities.
Here you’ll find some of the oldest continuously inhabited cities, best food, and most hospitable people on the planet.
Despite the unfortunate stereotypes, most of the region is peaceful, safe, and incredibly welcoming to foreigners. So throw aside any preconceptions and prepare to enter a land that’s as beautiful as it is misunderstood.