Friendly people, great food, some of the most uncrowded and beautiful sites of antiquity... all this and more awaits anyone who ventures east to Syria
Istanbul, like most large cities, has many faces. To experience these why not stay in a few different areas?
The ancient city of Persepolis, 'half the world' in Esfehan, and some of the friendliest people in the world await the intrepid visitor to ancient Persia
Oxford is a great place to spend a few days lazing around olde worlde pubs, taking in the culture, and wandering along the canal and through the alleyways of this ancient city
Long sandy beaches, Bohemian-esque old towns and a country with a population so small that you can wander with ease, Estonia is a great off the beaten track destination