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Shore Excursions in the Middle East

By Viator, February 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 15 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Between the religious and cultural sites of Israel and Egypt, where ‘old’ is an understatement, and the flashy cityscapes of modern-day Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the Middle East is a region of contrasts. ...  Read more

Durban Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, August 2010

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 45 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Rising to glittering heights along six sweet kilometers (four fine miles) of soft, golden sand, the picturesque port city of Durban has long been a festive holiday escape. While visitors from ...  Read more

3 Days in Muscat: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, April 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 17 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

From its cutting-edge Islamic architecture to the traditional seafront souks, Oman’s sprawling capital is a lively blend of the old and new, and with beaches and mountains right on its doorstep, ...  Read more

Lesotho Trips from Durban

By Viator, August 2010

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 13 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

They call Lesotho the "Kingdom in the Sky," a peaceful and independent monarchy protected in the peaks of the dramatic Drakensberg and Maluti Mountains. This is Africa's windswept and ...  Read more

Forts of Nizwa

By Viator, September 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 12 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

One of Oman’s most impressive fort cities, Nizwa sprawls across a plain in the Northern Hajar mountains and makes a popular day trip from Muscat, under two and a half hours away. Nizwa’s landmark ...  Read more

3 Days in Victoria Falls: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, November 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Despite Zimbabwe’s difficult social and political past, Victoria Falls continues to attract travelers from across the globe. Three days is just enough time to experience the diversity this town has ...  Read more

Day Trips from Muscat

By Viator, October 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

With the ocean, mountains and desert all within hours of the city, Oman’s capital makes an ideal base for exploring the rest of the country.  Escape Muscat and head into the surrounding Hajar ...  Read more

3 Days in Nairobi: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, October 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Nairobi is a city alive with energy. From the bustling streets of city center, where well-dressed Kenyans rush through alleys on their way to work and vehicles vie for space on crowded streets, to ...  Read more

3 Days in Kenya: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, July 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Kenya is an East African country with a complex history and diverse geography. Independence from Britain in 1963 allowed its distinct tribal identities to thrive, knit together by a common use of ...  Read more

Museums of Muscat

By Viator, September 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

As the cultural center of Oman, Muscat’s many museums are as varied as the city itself, covering everything from art and history to traditional crafts. The Bait Al Zubair Museum is one of the most ...  Read more

Outdoor Activities in Victoria Falls

By Viator, December 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating | Tours & Tickets

Whether you’re looking for an adrenaline rush or just want to relax in nature, Victoria Falls is home to outdoor activities that meet everyone’s desires. Scenic trails wind through thick rainforest ...  Read more

Kenyan Cuisine

By Viator, October 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating | Tours & Tickets

The food may not be as refined as the French or as classic as Italian, but that doesn’t mean there’s not plenty to satiate hunger on the streets of Nairobi. Like most urban centers, the city does ...  Read more

Travel the Via Dolorosa

By John Reality , Cambodia, May 2012

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating

In attempting a journey along the Via Dolorosa (or the Stations of the Cross, as Catholics describe it), it is important to get your priorities in order. Depending on the nature of your visit, a ...  Read more

The Mighty Makhtesh Ramon

By John Reality , Cambodia, December 2011

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating

Possibly the grandest and most awe-inspiring natural site in the whole of Israel, the Makhtesh Ramon is a giant geological feature at the peak of Mount Negev roughly 50 miles south of Beersheba near ...  Read more

Tour of the Year: Mysterious Masada

By Tel Aviv Expert: ...  , Israel, August 2011

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Rating

Every visitor to Israel must see Jerusalem – the cherry on the cake – but if you have at least one more day, why not see the icing? When you see the salt deposits at the Dead Sea you’ll  ...  Read more

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