Category Archives: Middle East


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I lived in The Middle East for 3.5 years and travelled extensively around the area and found all the best places to visit and things to do! From swimming in wadis to being at the top of the world’s tallest building, or wandering around busy souqs or admiring beautiful mosques, there are certainly so many […]

Photography in Jordan – Most Instagrammable Places!

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Year after year Jordan remains one of the most popular destinations in The Middle East for travellers, especially those interested in history, photography, culture and adventure! Thanks to it’s rich history and it’s reputation as one of the safest Middle Eastern countries, not to mind that it has some of the most Instagrammable places in the […]

Walking Via Dolorosa (via della rosa)

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One of the main reasons people wish to visit Jerusalem is to walk The Way of the Cross (also known as Via Dolorosa or sometimes incorrectly ‘via della rosa’). Via Dolorosa was the final walk that Jesus took before he was cruxified. Along Via Dolorosa are the 14 Stations of the Cross that mark when Jesus […]

The most Instagrammable places in Dubai!

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Dubai is definitely up there as one of the most Instagrammable cities in the world! The city is covered in Instagram-worthy locations and the list only gets bigger each year due to the city expanding at such a vast rate. I lived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for over 3 years and always new photo-worthy places […]

Oman travel itinerary – what to see and do!

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Oman is such a great country to travel round! There is so much nature to experience here, from desert safaris to swimming in wadis, to seeing turtles being rehabilitated back into the wild. The cities are equally stunning too, with many things to see in the capital Muscat, or you can experience the unique khareef […]


stars valley Qeshm Persian gulf iran

From the Stars Valley and it’s beautiful rock formations to idyllic beaches, Qeshm Island is an untouched paradise full of attractions that are bound to impress any tourist. The island has lots of natural sites and wildlife and is surrounded by incredibly blue waters – a complete contrast to the rest of Iran. Qeshm has it […]

Siosepol Bridge – Bridge of 33 Arches in Isfahan, Iran

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Siosepol Bridge is a stunning two-storey bridge and one of the most iconic tourist attractions in Isfahan, Iran. Also written as Si-o-se Pol or 33 Pol, it means “bridge of 33 arches” or more correctly “33 bridge” in the Farsi language as there are 33 arches across the lower level of the bridge. Passengers walk […]