Travel blogs, travel photos and features from the Middle East & North Africa
A fun guide to some of the more useful (and some less useful) Hebrew words and phrases for travelers to Israel.
Tel Aviv boutique hotels are more than just a place to sleep—many of the design hotels in TLV offer bars and places to meet for tourists & locals alike.
Photos of the Nablus Old City in Palestine and how to fill a day with things to do in the Old City market: eat knafeh, wander aimlessly & take photos!
Is it easy to travel in Israel? An extensive guide to public transport & getting around Israel including resources oon trains, buses & sheruts
Ever since I read From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler as a kid, I’ve had a slight obsession with the idea of sleeping in a museum. So when Atlas Hotels reached…
The 11 reasons why I love Tel Aviv — despite its problems, price and location, it’s one of my favorite cities in the world. Here’s why…
Wondering if Israel is safe to visit? I’m not an expert but these are my experiences of traveling in Israel and Palestine on when & where I’ve felt safe.
My favorite Middle Eastern flavor, Za’atar Spice…what is it and what can you use it for?
Photos and commentary on some of Tel Aviv’s street art and graffiti