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Middle East Travel Guides

I’ve had the opportunity to visit the Middle East on multiple occasions, but not as much as I would have liked. With its huge variety of people and cultures its a part of the world that fascinates me.

In this section you will find my travel guides for these countries:

Just click on the country that you want to find out more about! Or keep scrolling to read my latest Middle East posts.

What To Wear In Oman? Clothing & Dress Code For Travellers

Marvellous ancient structures, its own grand canyon and even a 3100km coastline – Oman is surely one of the world’s most underrated destinations. But other than breathtaking landscapes, how much do we really know about the society’s traditions and values? When visiting the Middle East, knowing about the dress code is an important part of …

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Misfat Al Abriyeen – What To Expect From Oman’s Mud Village

Located deep in the heart of Oman you can find Misfat Al Abriyeen, nestled up in the higher ranges of the Jebel Sham mountain range. It was built more than 300 years ago by nomadic tribes travelling throughout the region. They used large boulders as the base of their homes, as well as hardened mud …

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Jebel Shams Balcony Walk: Hiking Oman’s Grand Canyon

The natural beauty of Oman genuinely amazed me. We spent one week in Oman and went from one stunning natural wonder to the next, exploring the varied desert landscapes. Jebel Shams and Wadi Ghul left me completely awestruck. Also known as Oman’s Grand Canyon, Wadi Ghul is a 500m deep canyon located alongside Jebel Shams, …

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Wadi Shab, Oman: Everything You Need To Know

Wadi Shab is one of the most incredible places in Oman, and a must-see in any Oman itinerary. This desert oasis is characterised by a clear emerald river and steep rocky cliffs on both sides, a truly unique landscape! It was one of my favourite places we visited in Oman, which is why I wanted …

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20 Best Places To Visit In Oman

Oman is one of those places that tends to be overlooked by many travellers, but they don’t know what they’re missing out on! Oman is one of the most beautiful and underrated holiday destinations. With its turquoise seas, copper-coloured cliffs and golden-red sand dunes, Oman is a country with remarkable natural beauty. Unlike the flashier …

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7-Day Jordan Itinerary: How To Spend 1 Week In Jordan

If you’re looking for stunning desert landscapes, spectacular archaeological sites, good food and friendly locals, Jordan needs to feature on your travel bucket list. Jordan had been on my list for quite sometime and being able to recently spend 7 days in Jordan was a dream come true for me. In this post I’ve put …

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