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As you enter the "PALMS" and come out from the under water tunnel, be sure to have your camera ready to snap snap snap!! The Palms is like the esplinade of Abu Dhabi along the beach ...
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 ...
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
Start your scenic exploration of Dubai on the water. Before you begin, take a moment to imagine the city as the somewhat sleepy fishing port it was 40-odd years ago. Now get out on Dubai Creek, the ...
Day trip safaris into the Omani desert combine the cool green of wadis and endless vistas of rolling dunes, impenetrably rocky mountains and ancient villages built into the desert walls. Visit ...
Written by JC, Germany, October 2011
Motoring around Cape Town
can be a delight, with awe-inspiring scenery, excellent roads and
generally considerate drivers (taxi drivers being a notable exception).
Grab a hire car, get used to ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, September 2012
There is no shortage of things to do in Tel Aviv ,
but one of the most unforgettable activities is to take some down time
on the beach, which runs along the entire western side of the city along
Written by JC, Germany, April 2012
Over the last few years, Dubai
has lured many of the world’s top chefs to its restaurants, bringing
serious international gourmets in their wake. Prices are high but so are
the standards – pick ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, May 2012
Often referred to as the “evergreen mountain”, Mount Carmel is
actually more of a mountain range than a single peak. Though it is
decidedly lacking in altitude (its summit is a mere 1,724 feet ...
The coastal community of Eilat is located at the southern tip of Israel ,
and consists mainly of a four-mile strip of beach along the Red Sea. To
say that the town is a resort community would be ...
Written by JC, Germany, May 2012
Go eye-to-eye with the birds as you glide or stroll the treetops of South Africa’s fascinating forests. Here are five essential low-impact, high-energy adventures. 1) Tsitsikamma: In this stunning ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, September 2011
Located 11 miles west of the Sea of Galilee ,
Mount Tabor is believed by many Christians to be the site of the
transfiguration of Jesus. Whatever the truth of such claims, the area
has certainly ...
If you are in Dubai
for New Year’s Eve be prepared for the entire city to come alive! As
part of your planning think of your budget and your style of celebration
– many restaurants in Dubai are ...
as a country doesn’t typically abide to the western Christian/secular
calendar, so it’s understandable that New Year’s Eve isn’t a national
celebration here. As such there are no ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, March 2012
The caves at Qumran in Israel are best known as the settlement nearest the site where the famous Dead Sea Scrolls (nearly a thousand texts from the Hebrew Bible and extra-biblical documents found ...
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