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Written by koalakiss86, Australia, November 2010
If your a fan of modern and ancient architecture, this is the city for you. There are tall sky scrapers with all glass windows right down to beautiful delicate religious structures.
Founded well before the establishment of the State of Israel (nearly 40 years prior, in fact), Tel Aviv
is easily one of the most populous and influential cities in the
country. It is also a ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, January 2013
When one thinks about Jordan ,
it is easy to picture the stunning ancient stone city of Petra or even
its capital, Amman, but one should not overlook the value of Jordan’s
historic city of ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, September 2012
is filled with several priceless monuments and locations equally as
important to the worlds big three religions. One such location is the
site where Jesus is said to have ascended to ...
Written by JC, Germany, October 2011
Mention that you’ve been to the Pyramids in Egypt and most people will understandably assume you mean the Great Pyramid and its neighbors in Giza . But while they form an unarguably jaw-dropping ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, March 2013
The Valley of the Kings in Egypt
is one of the most important and dated historical landmarks in the
world. Containing several tombs belonging to ancient Egyptian pharaohs,
nobles and their ...
As temperatures in Dubai
climb way past comfort levels, residents and visitors alike crouch in
air-conditioned hotels, malls and offices. But sometimes you crave a
breeze that doesn’t come out ...
Written by Viator, September 2012
Accepted by most members of the United Nations as the de facto capital of Israel, Tel Aviv is not, in fact, the city that Israel names as its capital. Officially, the city of Jerusalem is the ...
Written by JC, Germany, January 2012
Abu Simbel is about as far south as you can get in Egypt, lying about 20 miles from the Sudanese border. It’s a remote place, most accessible by plane or by boat from Aswan. Abu Simbel rewards those ...
Cape Town is
not only blessed with an outstanding natural setting, it is also within
reach of numerous wilderness reserves. Many are grouped to the city’s
east, but if you head north out of the ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, August 2012
Faux pas and lapses in etiquette are inevitable when visiting a foreign
country, and even the most moderate expectations can leave us
disappointed when we’re confronted with the reality that is ...
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, January 2012
Revered as the hometown of King David, the site of the Muslim prophet Al Khider's teachings, and the supposed birthplace of Jesus, Bethlehem has long been a tourist attraction for Jews, Muslims, ...
Wine lovers everywhere delight in sampling the regional offerings available wherever they go, and visitors to Israel
are no exception. The terrain is challenging and the resources devoted
Written by John Reality, Cambodia, February 2012
Settled in 1882, Zichron Ya’akov is a great place to spend a weekend of shopping, eating, and sipping wines from the famous Carmel Winery. Named in honor of Baron Edmond de Rothschild’s father, the ...
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