Middle East

The Middle East is an exciting and exotic destination. Here are our tips on places to visit in the Middle East including Dubai, Oman, Jordan, and more


8 top things to do in Oman

8 best things to do in Oman, Middle East

By Claire Robinson | August 11, 2016

The Sultanate of Oman. Just the name of this country transports you to an exotic ancient place full of jewels and Sinbad-like characters. But Oman is also an upcoming travel destination that will give you […]

Ramadan in Qatar

Ramadan in Qatar

By Craig Makepeace | July 13, 2012

By Velvet from Must Love Dust Ramadan in Qatar Ramadan is a holy month observed by Muslims which involves a number of lifestyle changes. The aim is to bring oneself closer to God through behaviour. […]

Wadi Rum Jordan

An Insight into Jordan in the Middle East

By Craig Makepeace | February 8, 2012

Brought to you in part by Insure and Go The idea of travelling in the Middle East may seem fraught with difficulties, given much of the region’s turbulent political climate – but Jordan is a […]

visiting the Western wall in israel

Visiting the Western Wall in Israel

By Craig Makepeace | January 13, 2012

By Liz from L’appel du Vide Jerusalem is a city divided. Claimed by four very distinct religious and cultural groups, the city is full of beauty, conflict and history. As you walk around the old […]

Syria Mosque

The Souqs of Aleppo, Syria

By Craig Makepeace | November 30, 2010

By Laura-Jane Marsden At the Turkish border crossing into Aleppo, Syria I am feeling tired and intolerant. Why aren’t the crowds of Turks with wads of cash poking out of their passports standing in an […]

Soukh Beirut

Why I love Beirut

By Craig Makepeace | November 9, 2010

By Inka from Glamour Granny Travels “You are going where? “Have you packed your tin hat and your bullet proof vest?” These are just a few of the comments I heard last week when I […]