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Middle East

Erzururm City, Turkey
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Mystics and merchants in Turkey

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Finding friends and fortune in the far-flung northeast region of Turkey.

14/01/2019 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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Why I loved travelling through the Middle East as a solo female

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We hear about everything from war and terrorism to religious extremism and denial of woman’s rights. But, I have a different story to tell – a love story.

19/10/2018 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
shish kebab
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Israel, the unexpected holiday destination for foodies

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If you’re looking for an amazing food and wine destination that is a bit more off-the-beaten-track, you should consider a trip to Israel and the Palestinian Territories.

04/10/2018 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
Jerusalem dome
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5 reasons why the Middle East should be your next holiday destination

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In news headlines over the last few decades, the Middle East has often been portrayed as unwelcoming and unsafe for Western tourists. But, as many travellers know, you shouldn’t always believe what you hear about a place before you visit it…

07/09/2018 / By / , , , , , , / Post a Comment
Carla in her bedouin tent
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I loved my tour of Jordan so much that I moved in with the Bedouin

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How does one tell their dad that they want to move to a run-down, conservative, Muslim, Bedouin village located in the hot bed of world conflict, where she doesn’t speak the language or have a place to live?

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