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Travel to the Middle East

Travelers to the Middle East are often seeking ancient or biblical history, but should not ignore its current people. It is a region with a reputation for unrest but a tradition of hospitality.

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Travel to Jordan – Episode 752
Travel to Jordan – Episode 752
Places to Visit in Jordan – Ancient Cities, Crusader Castles, and Canyoneering
Places to Visit in Jordan – Ancient Cities, Crusader Castles, and Canyoneering
Exciting Things to do in Dubai
Exciting Things to do in Dubai
What to do in Dubai – Top 10 Must-Visit Attractions
What to do in Dubai – Top 10 Must-Visit Attractions
New Year’s Eve in Dubai – 15 Best Places to Celebrate
New Year’s Eve in Dubai – 15 Best Places to Celebrate
Travel to Turkmenistan – Episode 722
Travel to Turkmenistan – Episode 722
Things To Do in Cappadocia – Turkey
Things To Do in Cappadocia – Turkey
Travel to Lebanon – Episode 710
Travel to Lebanon – Episode 710
Travel to Saudi Arabia – Episode 705
Travel to Saudi Arabia – Episode 705
Travel to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) – Episode 646
Travel to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) – Episode 646
6 Wacky and Wonderful Sights to See in Abu Dhabi
6 Wacky and Wonderful Sights to See in Abu Dhabi
4 Day Road Trip in Israel – Biblical Sites, Ruins, Castles & Humus
4 Day Road Trip in Israel – Biblical Sites, Ruins, Castles & Humus
Free Self-Guided Walking Tour of Jerusalem’s Old City (with Map)
Free Self-Guided Walking Tour of Jerusalem’s Old City (with Map)
UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Israel and Palestine – Episode 558
UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Israel and Palestine – Episode 558
Travel to Oman – Episode 542
Travel to Oman – Episode 542