What to Wear in Jordan; Packing advice for women, men & children

What to Wear in Jordan; Packing advice for women, men & children

When I visited Jordan for the first time, two bits of travel advice stood out for me as a female traveller, ‘do not wear …
Planning your visit to the Louvre Abu Dhabi

Planning your visit to the Louvre Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi continues to strive towards being seen at the cultural centre of the Middle East.  Opened in November 2017, the Louvre Abu Dhabi …
Latest on Coronavirus in The Middle East

Latest on Coronavirus in The Middle East

Are you unsure what to do in the light of the current Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak? It is a situation that is developing daily so …
Best time to visit Qatar

Best time to visit Qatar

Qatar sits in the heart of the Arabian Gulf, connected by land to Saudi Arabia and in close proximity to the Tropic of Cancer. …
What to Wear in Saudi Arabia; Dress code advice for tourists

What to Wear in Saudi Arabia; Dress code advice for tourists

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, known to many as KSA, is an extremely conservative country with a strict dress code despite recent changes to …
Is it safe to travel to Egypt with kids?

Is it safe to travel to Egypt with kids?

We were comfortably tucked into our hotel room beds in Cairo when we heard the news.  The news no one ever wants to …
Easiest ways to get from Dubai to Sharjah

Easiest ways to get from Dubai to Sharjah

Travelling between Sharjah and Dubai might seem straight forward for these neighbouring Emirates, but traffic snarls and busy roads make driving at times challenging!&…
When to visit Saudi Arabia; Climate, geography & religious occasions

When to visit Saudi Arabia; Climate, geography & religious occasions

Since the announcement that Saudi Arabia would start issuing tourism visas for the first time in 2019, one of the obvious first questions is, when …
Sharjah to Abu Dhabi transport options

Sharjah to Abu Dhabi transport options

Sharjah and Abu Dhabi are two of the most culturally fascinating cities in the United Arab Emirates, but how easy is it to get …
Don’t make these mistakes swimming in the Dead Sea!

Don’t make these mistakes swimming in the Dead Sea!

Experiencing the Dead Sea is one of those surreal travel experiences, and absolutely top of any Middle East bucket list – but how appropriate is …
When to visit Bahrain

When to visit Bahrain

The Kingdom of Bahrain is a tiny sovereign state made up of 33 natural and several man-made islands off the north-eastern coast of Saudi …
Classic 5 day Jordan Highlights Itinerary

Classic 5 day Jordan Highlights Itinerary

Jordan is one of the most unforgettable travel experiences you can share with your family. From the extremes of the Dead Sea to the …