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Things To Do in Cappadocia: Turkey

Before you leave for another adventure you probably ask yourself what the top things to do in Cappadocia are. Cappadocia is located in eastern Anatolia in the center of Turkey. The easiest way to get there is by flying through either Nevsehir Kapadokya Airport (NEV) or Kayseri Erkilet Airport…


Best Resorts in Turkey

Best Resorts in Turkey: Coastal Escape

A gateway between east and west, Turkey is growing in popularity as a holiday destination. It's blended culture and beautiful landscapes tempted more than 40 million visitors in 2014. The 8,000 kilometers of coastline is a main attraction, promising sun, sand and a little R&R. Here are my best…


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What to do in Israel: Holy Land

Before departing on your trip to this historical gem, you might ask yourself what to do in Israel. The stories from the bible come to life when you visit the splendor, the mysticism and the historic significance of the Holy Lands. Israel is an untapped world of incredible sights and divine…


Golan Heights ATV Tour Israel

Golan Heights ATV Tour: Discover the Delights

Being the type of driver who clutches the steering wheel with fear, you can imagine the wary glance I cast over the ATV that sat waiting. It was a sultry day in the mountains of Golan Heights, the very spot where Jesus was said to have fed the five thousand, the mountains shimmering in that rare…


Wellness Hotels Israel Mizpe Hayamim Tel Aviv

Wellness Hotels Israel: Mizpe Hayamim

Perched between the Sea of Galilee and the gold of Golan Heights you can find a place hidden by tangled vines, rolling orchards and meandering hills where food and flora bursts through the soil. The Mizpe Hayamim is certainly a special place, a place where the inside and the outside worlds blend,…


Visit Tel Aviv Israel

Visit Tel Aviv: Rejoice in Its Revelry

“You are going to need to travel everywhere with armed guards…” my friends told me with warning on the tip of their tongues as I told them I was traveling to Israel. To visit Tel Aviv. Imagine my surprise when riding bikes along the waterfront, weaving through the throngs of bronzed skin and…


Port Said Tel Aviv Dining

Port Said Tel Aviv: Casual Chic Eatery

Port Said Tel Aviv is one of those places where the young and the hip like to congregate and where you can’t book a reservation for love nor money. Nestled in the shadow of the great synagogue, the queue snakes around as throngs of beautiful people stand sipping arak muddled with mint and lemon…


Jerusalem Tour Israel

Jerusalem Tour: So Near Yet So Far

Israel is a place of many faces and only one hour and a world away from the lavish late nights and bronzed beach beauty of Tel Aviv you can walk the austere ancient streets of Jerusalem. Whenever I closed my eyes and pictured Israel, it was always Jerusalem that I saw, a place where squat golden…


Mazina Restaurant Dubai Brunch

Mazina Dubai Brunch: Global Cuisine

Friday marks the beginning of the weekend for many in Dubai, and that means one thing: brunch. At Mazina Dubai, diners can enjoy a contemporary reflection of global cuisine for brunch on the weekends, prepared by the restaurant’s multicultural chefs. Presented on several stations throughout the…


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Dine at Home: With Eat With in Tel Aviv

Sitting in a small courtyard on my first night in Tel Aviv, I found a Kumquat on my seat; the others at the dinner table couldn’t understand my exclamation of surprise as they pointed to the branches hanging low above my head. They were used to the sultry nights, the candlelight’s flickering, the…


Mendeli Street Hotel Tel Aviv Brunch

Mendeli Street Hotel: Enjoying Brunch

Ever since arriving in the jasmine and sun lotion scented streets of Tel Aviv I had done nothing but eat, drink and walk. Whether it was hummus and bread in some back street store, handfuls of black cherry tomatoes at market, thick yoghurt and fruit at breakfast or eggplant drizzled with tahini, I…


Pai Thai Dubai Taditional Thai Cuisine

Pai Thai: Traditional Thai Cuisine

Thai cuisine isn’t as prevalent in Dubai as Middle Eastern or Turkish cuisine, but that doesn’t mean it should be missed. In fact, Pai Thai at the Madinat Jumeirah resort has won the Best South East Asian Restaurant Award from Time Out Dubai four years in a row. The restaurant is popular with both…


Stunning Luxury Beach Resorts in Oman

Where the desert meets the sea, Oman is a blissful retreat of glowing gold dunes, secluded slips of sand and the azure waters that melt into the clear blue sky. Unlike its gaudy neighbor of Dubai, Oman enjoys a softer side of living, one with flickering lanterns on the beach at dusk, the soundtrack…


Kuwait Sights and Sounds

Beautiful Sounds and Sights in Kuwait

For discerning travelers seeking whipped sea breezes, creative energy, old world art and an array of outdoor pleasures, Kuwait is a cornerstone of color and culture amidst the arid desert plains. Boasting Arabian nights flecked with sophisticated style, the riches of water and a sense of liberty…


Hidden Small Hotels in Israel

From the chic and trendy streets of Tel Aviv to the biblical romance of old Jerusalem, the flooding dusty colors of the Negev Desert and the shimmering salt waters of the Dead Sea, Israel is brimming with wonder and fabled delights. Israeli hospitality will welcome you with honesty and a warm smile…


Lunar Landscape at Wadi Rum, Jordan

Desert dreams, constantly shifting mirages and divine colors that spread like an ink stain across the landscape all make Wadi Rum one of the most intoxicating places to visit in the world. The rum village features only a handful of shops and a quick shallow breath of civilization before you are…


Fairy Tales and Chimneys in Cappadocia

Fairy Tales and Chimneys in Cappadocia

Picture yourself in a world of towering chimneys, carved lunar landscapes and psychedelic colors, this is Cappadocia - a place where daydreams spin out of control and paint a surrealistic picture under the hazy blue of the Turkish sky. Every year thousands flock to the dusty Anatolian plains to see…


Best Foodie Experiences in Istanbul

It may not be Paris or Rome but Istanbul’s culinary scene is a fusion of comforting bright spices, sticky honey soaked sweets and rich mezze platters. Blending the agricultural beauty of the Balkans with the exotics of the East, dining in Istanbul is an experience in itself. From mountain cheeses…


Le Riad Hotel Cairo - Evocative Essence of the Past

The Le Riad Hotel is a luxury boutique hotel located in the fascinating city of Cairo. The hotel is located in the older part of town, amidst a network of charming winding streets. This part of town nostalgically evokes the past in both its architecture and the environment. And the style of the Le…


Raika Restaurant  - The Best in Turkey

Raika Restaurant - The Best in Turkey

Raika restaurant & bar is a unique place in the heart of Istanbul. Raika became the Viner at Luxury Lifestyle Awards at the category “Luxury Restaurant” from Turkey! Few interesting facts about the honored winner: 1. What is unique about Raika’s location? Raika is located in the center of…