Middle East Travel Guides
Izmir: the Legendary City
Contributed by Richard L. under Turkey / Izmir
Situated in the Aegean Province of Turkey, Izmir enjoys a great climate that is attractive for a vacation. In addition, its location has a lot of historical significance, thereby adding to its appeal. There is an interest...
Contributed by Richard L. under Turkey / Marmaris
Marmaris is a Turkish port city located at Marmaris bay, which rocky islets shelter it from the sea. Its ideal location with attractive surroundings has made the city popular with people from different parts of the world who ...
Ankara: A City Worth Visiting
Contributed by Richard L. under Turkey / Ankara
Although many residents of Ankara live in suburbs called ‘gecekondu’, the New Town that was planned after 1923 has developments that match other cities in the world. The term ‘gecekondu’ means ‘built overnight’ and the simple...
Jeddah: The Grandmother City
Contributed by Richard L. under Saudi Arabia / Jiddah
Jeddah is an important city in Saudi Arabia located along the coast of the Red Sea. It is among the most prosperous cities throughout Asia. The city receives a large number of pilgrims on their way to Mecca, the Muslim holy c...
Popular Hotels in Riyadh
Contributed by Richard L. under Saudi Arabia / Riyadh
If you visit, Riyadh, you will find a wide variety of hotels where you can stay. You will not find it difficult to get an accommodation that suits your personal preference and circumstances. The following is a list of hot...
Top Attractions in Muscat
Contributed by Richard L. under Oman / Muscat
Muscat is both the largest city in and capital of Oman from where the government operates. Muscat has been an important port city since the first century and has fallen into the hands of people from different places over the ...
Places to Visit in Doha
Contributed by Richard L. under Qatar / Doha
Traveling to Doha will allow you to visit many places and enjoy even more things. The following is a summary of some of the places you can go and a few of the things you can try in the city. Doha Fort Some people say that...
Visit Sanaa, One of the Ancient Cities of the World
Contributed by Laura M. under Yemen / Sanaa
Sanaa, the capital city of Yemen, is the most important tourist destination in the country. It is situated in the Yemeni Mountains and is believed to be among the oldest cities in the world, that was inhabited all the time. M...
The Most Important Tourist Sites In and Around Bethlehem
Contributed by Laura M. under Palestine / Bethlehem
Just outside Jerusalem, you will find Bethlehem, the famous little town where the Bible tells us Jesus was born. Pilgrims from all over the world come here to pay their homage and, naturally, the most important site to see...
Modern Monuments in Baghdad
Contributed by Laura M. under Iraq / Baghdad
The capital city of Iraq, Baghdad, used to be a place with many things to offer visitors, but, things have changed since the war started. Currently, the area is considered to be very dangerous for travelers as many acts of vi...