Middle East Travel

Orlando Airport Will Scan Faces of US Citizens at Customs

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is becoming the first in the United States to require a face scan of passengers on all arriving and departing …

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15 extraordinary things to do in the United Arab Emirates

1: Be a Bedouin for the day<p><b>Which emirate? Dubai</b><p>A mere 60 years ago, life in the Emirates was nomadic. Tribes hunted with falcons, travelled by camel …

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Cheap Airline Tickets | Dubai Holiday Packages | Dubai Visit Visa and Umrah Packages

What We Offer!<p>Airline Tickets<p>We offer airline tickets of all airlines on very discounted prices.<p>Dubai Holiday Packages<p>We are offering different Dubai …

Tourism

Travel Around the World in a Private Jet with Abercrombie & Kent

Traveling around the world in a private jet is exactly what your clients will experience the new Abercrombie & Kent itinerary. The post Travel Around …

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British Airways Cancels Thousands of Mistake Fares to Tel Aviv, Dubai

Thousands of British Airways customers were disappointed Wednesday when the airline canceled a number of mistake fares to Tel Aviv and Dubai.<p>Due to a …

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Summer Activities in the Middle East to Beat the Heat

You may think that summer in the Middle East is not for the fainthearted. After all, the region’s arid climate means outside temperature can reach a …

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Wide Open Award Availability for Etihad's First Apartment

Finding award availability to fly Etihad’s First Apartment on the carrier’s one US route with the product — New York (JFK) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) — is …

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See Egypt’s treasures in Australia as Tutankhamun heads to Sydney

As the largest King Tut exhibition to ever leave Egypt heads to the Sydney for 2021, the Australian Museum will get a huge expansion to accommodate the blockbuster exhibition.<p>The impressive exhibition, which marks the centenary of the rediscovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922 by British …

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Visit These 10 Amman Must-Do’s and Experience the Essence of the ‘White City’

Amman, with its sprawling hills, beautiful architecture and colorful streets, is often overshadowed by more famous Jordanian destinations like Petra, …

Amman

World Cup Team's Plane Engine Catches Fire

An aircraft engine caught fire as the Saudi World Cup soccer team flew to its second game of the international tournament in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, …

Travel

10 Stops on a Tour of Jewish Budapest

Dohány Street Synagogue. Photo credit: Hungarian Tourism Agency<p>A Guide to Sites that Embody the Fascinating History and Dynamic Present of the …

Israel

Dubai is the first Unesco Creative City of Design in the Middle East

With its futuristic skyscrapers, palm-shaped islands and opulent hotels, it’s unsurprising that Dubai has been named a Unesco Creative City of Design.<p>It’s become the first city in the Middle East to receive the designation from the UN’s cultural wing. The title is designed to celebrate cities that …

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Openings, Renovations, and New Trips to Book This Week

This week, Tel Aviv’s historic Drisco Hotel reopens after close to a decade of renovations, Mekong Kingdoms launches an exclusive river cruise, and …

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The Coolest Distillery to Visit in Israel

In a small modified garage in an Arab-Christian village in northern Israel is a boutique distillery producing some of the world’s finest …

Middle East

See Syria’s beautiful historical sites as they were before the war

In 2009, two years before civil war erupted in Syria, architectural photographer Peter Aaron took a trip there with his wife and two teenage daughters. Armed with a digital camera converted to capture only infrared light (which darkens blue skies, lightens foliage and enhances the texture of …

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Make the most of your airport pit stop with free city tours

Istanbul<p>At the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Istanbul's Ataturk Airport is one of the world's busiest. If you have more than six hours between …

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Fun Activities in Amman with Kids That You Won't Find in Any Guide Book

Fun Activities in Amman with Kids that you will NOT FIND in ANY Guide Book!<p>There are plenty of fun activities in Amman for kids, but they are not …

Karting

Traveler Story: Finding Connection In Kuwait City

<i>Traveler Bilen shares why a trip to Kuwait City was a pleasant surprise.</i><p><b>Travel Noire: Why did you decide to visit Kuwait City?</b><p><b>Bilen:</b> I decided to …

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A Major Upgrade Is Coming to Some British Airways Flights

Last month we learned that British Airways wants to wet lease three A330 aircraft from Qatar Airways this summer to reduce operation disruptions …

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Saudi Arabia Issues First Driver's Licenses to Women

The Saudi government issued driver’s licenses to 10 women in Riyadh today, ahead of the official June 24 lifting on the kingdom’s longtime ban on …

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Deal Alert: Flights to Europe From 21,500 Miles Round-Trip

On June 1, Air France/KLM’s Flying Blue mileage program ditched its award charts for a new flexible mileage calculator based on origin and …

Flying

14 Amazing Pride Parades Around the World

Tel Aviv Pride (June 3 to June 10) is the biggest celebration of the LGBTQ community in the Middle East. Beyond that, it’s arguably Tel Aviv’s best …

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The Craziest Proposed Skyscrapers in the World

Remember when "skyscraper" used to simply denote a very tall building, and the height of said building was enough to make you "ooh" and "aah"? While …

Skyscrapers

Greece’s Corinth Canal: The Complete Guide

Most travelers are familiar with many of the great man-made canals of the world like the Panama Canal and the Suez Canal. These two great canals are …

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Take A Personal Tour Inside Etihad’s Exclusive $27,000 Travel Class

Have you ever wondered what it's like to splurge $27, 000 to travel in a three-room apartment, on the most luxurious class in the sky? Luckily for …

Living Rooms

Delta Air Lines Will Return to Mumbai Despite Competition from Gulf Carriers

Delta Air Lines Inc. will resume flights to Mumbai, following an agreement between the U.S. and two Persian Gulf countries over government subsidies …

Flying

10 of the Best Cairo Hotels For Every Budget

Cairo is crowded, hot, often dirty and not always safe. It's also a seductive city that encapsulates the heartbeat of Egypt, with thousands of years …

Travel

VIDEO: Saudia A330 In Emergency Landing With No Nose Gear

Saudia Airlines Flight SV3818 made an emergency landing at Jeddah Airport (JED) in Saudi Arabia Monday evening.<p>An eyewitness video shared on Twitter …

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24 Hours in Amman, Jordan

If you happen to be visiting Jordan for a week of adventure, there’s a good chance that you will fly in to Amman airport which is the main airport …

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Kerala is Lonely Planet’s ‘Best Destination for Families’

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Friday bagged the ‘Best Destination for Families’ award through an online poll conducted by Lonely Planet …

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