The Amateur Traveler talks to Chris Rosenkrans from Pennsylvania about his trip to the country of Yemen.
Chris started in the capital city of Sana’a which he thinks is one of the beautiful cities he has ever seen. Chris then recommends a trip to the Haraz mountains to see Shibam Hadhramaut (a shibam is a city built into the cliffs) and north to Kawkaban. In addition, wander around Sana’a to some of the community gardens in the area.
Chris did not make it to Socotra island where many of the scents like Frankincense come from.
Yemen also does sport gun markets and khat markets so this has to qualify as adventure travel.