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Category: Middle East
Surprise! Dubai has mountains!
When I pictured Dubai, I envisioned a hot dry place where desert...
25 photos that will inspire you to visit Dubai
I am fresh off the plane from 2 weeks in Dubai and...
Smooth Talking in Amman, Jordan
It was a hazy hot day when we were introduced to Jordan’s...
Don’t Underestimate Turkey in Winter
One of the most frequent questions I get asked nowadays is what’s...
That one time I fell off a camel in Jordan
Sometimes life hands you a trip to Jordan (wahooo!) and sometimes life throws you...
Petra, Jordan: 5 Steps to Channeling Indiana Jones
The sun had already risen hot and bright by the time I...
Postcards from Jerash, Jordan
If I had to chose the one thing I love the most...
5 Sunset Stories from Jordan
Is there anything more poignant, more meaningful, more memorable than witnessing an...
Is Turkey Safe for Women Traveling Alone?
When I proudly announced that I was going to Turkey 2 months...
Exploring the Ancient City of Ephesus in Turkey
My love for the ancient world dates back over a decade and...
A Glimpse into Bohemian Istanbul
When I reflect back on my time in Turkey this winter, so...
This Adventuress is off to Jordan!
Wadi Rum, image Mohammad Asfour It has literally taken all my self-control to...
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