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Blog posts for tag: Desert

Luxury on Your Mind? Dubai Will Serve You Well

24 Jul 2017
Categories: Middle East     Tags: , , , , , , ,
No one has exaggerated by calling Dubai ‘the Venice of the Middle East,' ‘the Disney World of the Middle East, and ‘the Vegas of the Middle East.' The character that differentiates Dubai from the rest of the commercial cities is the mysterious aroma of the Arabian Nights coming from all the corners, lanes, and boulevards of the city…

Exploring Israel's Dead Sea and Desert

8 May 2016
Categories: Middle East, Safaris     Tags: , , , , , ,
Sarah Riches visits the Holy Land to float in the Dead Sea and cross the desert by camel – just like desert nomads did thousands of years ago. While on foot on the rocky earth, we come within feet of an ibex, a mountain goat with enormous horns, and a family of hyrax, mammals the size of a rabbit with the appearance of a guinea pig...