A Land of One Thousand and One Tales
Explore off-beaten paths of the Middle East. The Arab lands that you have heard about before but never imagined them to be this fascinating.
There is a lot of mystery covering Arab countries. Often perceived as a closed world with many rules and restrictions, Middle East becomes accessible and welcoming for foreign visitors. Travelling to many Middle Eastern countries nowadays is much easier than it used to be a decade ago.
Here I am sharing my travel experiences in some of the most welcoming lands on Earth. United Arab Emirates which I call my home for the past six years will surprise you with countless astonishing outdoor sights which are reachable less than a couple of hours drive from the famous tourist destination- city of Dubai.
Meanwhile, Oman, a neighboring country of the UAE, is a less explored Arabian Peninsula’s gem. Its fantastic mountains and extremely welcoming local people make travelling around Oman one of the most pleasant experiences.
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The best UAE hike for beginners offering stunning Hajar mountain views. Al Rabi trail is well-marked hiking route overlooking Khor Fakkan town.
How to Hike Wadi Shah in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
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