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Middle East Destinations

United Arab Emirates Holidays – How is it Like?

United Arab Emirates Holidays – How is it Like? The United Arab Emirates has so much to offer. There’s the glittering towers of Dubai, the long stretches of beach, the fine restaurants of Abu Dhabi, the deserts beautiful oases, large organic farms, and more. Anyone who has the chance to explore this stunning Arabian Gulf landscape should do it at least once in their lifetime. Due to the United Arab Emirates very high standard of

Jesus Trail, Nazareth – Walk the Footsteps of Jesus!

Jesus Trail, Nazareth – Walk the Footsteps of Jesus! Nazareth joins the ranks of a bounty of holy sites in the Middle East, as the New Testament declares that this city was the childhood home of Jesus Christ, and the focus of Christian pilgrimage. The location boasts numerous shrines dedicated to a variety of biblical events, and it’s quite apparent that the city’s claim to fame is its historic ties

Beirut – From Warzone to 2010s Glamourous Tourist Destination

Beirut – From Warzone to 2010s Glamourous Tourist Destination Lebanon’s capital city Beirut has certainly had it’s share of ups and downs over the centuries. Recently, the city has once again re-emerged as a glamourous tourist hot spot after years of turmoil. Beirut spent fifteen years in civil war between 1975 and 1990, and the years following the Lebanese Civil War have been an on-again, off-again series of clashes and

Haifa – Israel’s 3 Largest City & Probably One of the Prettiest!

Haifa – Israel’s 3 Largest City & Probably One of the Prettiest! Welcome to beautiful Haifa, Israel’s third largest city and the major urban centre of the country’s north region, boasting a population of more than two hundred and seventy thousand inhabitants making their homes in possibly one of the most attractive cities and holiday destinations in Israel. This picturesque city is a seaport resting upon Israel’s Mediterranean shoreline, located below the popular UNESCO

Medina – The City of the Prophet, 2nd Holiest City of Islam!

Medina – The City of the Prophet, 2nd Holiest City of Islam! Al-Hejaz, also called Hijaz which translates to “the barrier” in Arabic, is long region extending along the shores of the Red Sea through the west of modern Saudi Arabia. It is bordered on the north by Jordan, on the east by Najd, and on the south by Asir. Its major urban centre is Jeddah, but it is known around the world for being the home

Damascus – The Oldest City in the World No Longer A Holiday Destination!

Damascus – The Oldest City in the World No Longer A Holiday Destination! It comes as no surprise that Damascus, the capital and second largest city in war ravaged Syria, is off most people’s holiday destinations bucket lists for the time being. The once glorious capital city has suffered through the ongoing Syrian Civil War for many years now; the crisis has driven out Damascus citizens as well as influenced the migration of other

The Original Garden of Eden & More, Can Change Your Iran Perspective!

The Original Garden of Eden & More, Can Change Your Iran Perspective! Have you ever heard the theory that Iran is the home of the original Garden of Eden? This incredibly fascinating region of the world has thousands of years of ancient history around every corner, and it’s no wonder some believe this country once held the Garden of Eden as described in the bible. While travel to Iran can be

Dubai Marina – This Artificial Canal City Will Blow Your Mind!

Dubai Marina – This Artificial Canal City Will Blow Your Mind! The United Arab Emirates is home to the incredible city of Dubai, and within this luxurious cosmopolitan city lies another unique urban community of its own: Dubai Marina.  In true Dubai fashion this place is over the top, stylishly designed, and impressive to witness. Unique aspects you won’t easily find in most holiday destinations around the world. Dubai Marina is

Lebanon – Contradictory & Challenging as it is Charming!

Lebanon – Contradictory & Challenging as it is Charming! There are many things you should keep in mind while traveling to Lebanon. It’s a tricky place to visit, but home to some truly amazing holiday destinations and experiences. Currently, some of the best places to visit in Lebanon include Byblos, Jounieh, Sidon and Tyre. Simply traveling to the nation takes a bit of paperwork and research.  In order to travel to Lebanon you may need

Eilat – One of Israel’s Most Popular Resort Cities!

Eilat – One of Israel’s Most Popular Resort Cities! Eilat, Israel’s booming southernmost vacation destination city can be found languishing along the sunny Red Sea coast. It’s a hot, action-packed and sunny year-round travel hot spot that attracts beach lovers and outdoor sports enthusiasts from all over the globe. It’s a unique Israeli city, in that the majority of the people in Eilat come from elsewhere around the world. This resort

Burj Al Arab is a Must See on Your Dubai Itinerary!

Burj al Arab is a Must See on Your Dubai Itinerary! Burj al Arab is quite an amazing sight and stands out amongst most middle eastern holiday destinations. Not only is the structure itself a unique shape – looking like a futuristic space ship or sail boat from a planet of giants (in true Dubai fashion,) it also possesses more trademark Dubai traits: It is the fourth tallest hotel in the whole

Sheikh Zayed Road is a String of Record Breaking Attractions!

Sheikh Zayed Road is a String of Record Breaking Attractions! One of the major attractions that makes the United Arab Emirates one of the best holiday destinations to visit is simply a road, believe it or not!! Yes…….Winding its way through the Emirates, E 11 Road is the longest road in the entire nation. Making its way from Al-Silah in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and ending in Ras al-Khaimah

Salalah – A Colorful, Subtropical Oman City!

Salalah – A Colorful, Subtropical Oman City! Are you dreaming of a sunny getaway, where time stands still? Salalah is known for captivating all who enter with its serene natural beauty. Languishing peacefully on the Indian Ocean, Salalah challenges your preconceived picture of Oman. With it’s white sandy beaches, palm trees, and turquoise waters that stretch on into infinity, it’s easy to imagine you’re in a tropical Caribbean paradise. You have discovered Salalah. This mesmerising city in Oman is

Quick Guide to Mecca “Makkah” – Islam’s Holiest City

Quick Guide to Mecca “Makkah” – Islam’s Holiest City Have you ever wondered where Mecca was – or exactly what importance this holy place held? For many, Mecca is cloaked in mystery. Maybe you’ve heard the phrase “The Mecca of…” before but don’t quite understand where the term originated. Perhaps you have heard that it’s a sacred place, but you aren’t quite sure of the history behind this land. Some people

Here is Why Muscat is the Powerhouse of Modern Oman

Here is Why Muscat is the Powerhouse of Modern Oman Welcome to bustling, busy, cosmopolitan Muscat – the port capital of the geographically diverse nation of Oman. The city referred to as “Muscat” is actually a conglomeration of three different smaller communities which have, over time, expanded to the point of meshing together as one large city, now taking the name of Muscat as a whole but retaining their individual quirks and charms. Muscat’s

Oman – a Nation on the Arabian Peninsula

Oman – a Nation on the Arabian Peninsula Oman is one of those exquisite holiday destinations that flies under many travelers radars, offering so many priceless opportunities for exotic getaways, luxurious accommodations, traditional cuisine, modern holiday amenities, and exciting encounters. Oman is known for it’s chic and luxurious hotels which can be found all over the country. Accommodations in Oman need not be boring – there are plenty of different experiences