The iconic Burj al-Arab hotel can be seen for miles, but it can be difficult to photograph without obstruction. The areas surrounding the hotel are owned by high-end hotels who reserve their beach access guests only. Here’s an insider’s tip for accessing one of the best views of the sail-shaped hotel.
Despite its reputation as the Money Mecca of the Middle East, Dubai doesn’t have to be a scary destination for the budget-minded traveler. Here are a few tips to help you survive Dubai on a budget. Read More
Petra should be on every traveler’s bucket list. We’ve prepared this handy visitors guide to help you prepare for your first visit.
If I were to ask you to think of castles, what kind of locations appear in your mind. England? France? Germany? Probably not Jordan. But Jordan is one of those magical places filled with all kinds of (relatively unknown) wonders to be explored. And believe it or not, Jordan has castles. Read More
I recently discovered a list on ucityguides.com of the 10 Ugliest Cities in the World. Amman, Jordan, made the list. As one might imagine, having Amman listed as one of the World’s ugliest cities has generated quite a bit of controversy amongst my Jordanian friends on Facebook. Read More