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#1/12
Rating:
4.333335
(4 comments)
Destination: Jerusalem
Trip type: Activity, Cultural
Wander the winding streets, sample delicious food, and discover the inspiring sights and sounds of one of the oldest cities in the world... read more »
#2/12
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Bethlehem
Bethlehem is best known as the setting for the Christmas story, but this ancient city is also home to modern, vibrant culture, great (and ethical) shopping and good food... read more »
#3/12
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Palmyra
Watching the sun set over the vast ruins of Palmyra, an ancient wonder miles from anywhere, in the middle of the Syrian desert, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience... read more »
#4/12
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Setting sail on a four-day dhow adventure is the perfect way to discover the spectacular, hidden beauty of the Musandam region of Oman, one of the Arabian Peninsula's best-kept secrets... read more »
#5/12
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
A trip to the Jordanian Dead Sea offers two memorable “travel musts”: a visit to the lowest solid ground on earth, 420 metres below sea level and an opportunity to float on one of the saltiest seas... read more »
#6/12
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Dubai
Trip type: Activity, Short Break
Spending a night in the dunes of Dubai is the ideal way for first-timers to get a taste of desert adventures... read more »
#7/12
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
Destination: Dubai
With its soaring architecture, conspicuous wealth and high-octane energy, Dubai is an inspiring place. To make the most of it, follow my advice on where to shop, eat, drink and go clubbing ... read more »
#8/12
Rating:
2
(1 comment)
Glorious sunshine, tropical seas, beautiful beaches and more culture than you can poke a stick at. Welcome to Eilat and the real Israel... read more »
#9/12
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0
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Visiting Petra on a tourist trip? Paul Read discovers there is a lot of treasures and temples to see even without taking a long hike.... read more »
#10/12
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0
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Fancy a challenge? Here are three fairly taxing hikes to take you to the finest and quietest Petra attractions. Take water, a picnic, put on those walking books and join me. ... read more »
#11/12
Rating:
3.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Dubai
Despite the huge change in infrastructure over the last 10 years, Dubai continues to offer a high standard of service and decadence to rival any world class city... read more »
#12/12
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0
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Destination: Oman
Trip type: Activity, Winter Sun
There’s more to Oman than beaches and Bedouins. To get to the heart of this fascinating country, you need to take a bumpy ride though desert dunes and wadis... read more »
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