Vacations to Dubai / UAE can be ruined by poisonous snakes and venomous spiders.
Bur Dubai Panorama Hotel is an unprepossessing building. Six residential floors in low quality concrete, clad in pink crud. But Jockey's Pub and the working girls are its real claim to fame.
Dubai is a shopper's paradise. You can enjoy shopping in the beautifully constructed malls with more than 300 retail outlets in each mall. Presenting my selection of the top five malls in Dubai.
The Makkah Clock Royal Tower is the third tallest building in the world as well as the biggest clock tower in the world. Overlooking the Haram and Kaaba in Makkah (Mecca) as part of the Abrj Al-Bait development. The Makkah Clock tower will be visible for 17km and is 6 times bigger than Big Ben....
Fascination with Oman did not only start when Vogue chose it as the destination of choice. Even as early as the 1st century, Oman has already been acknowledged as an attractive place to visit.
Pamukkale, Turkey Pamukkale, or "Cotton Castle," is a natural phenomenon of wonder-like beauty. Hot-spring waters rich in calcium oxide have, over thousands of years, cascaded down the slopes of Caldag, resulting in a build-up of white travertine....
Ten Arabic Language Phrases that you can learn in one day, based on years of research, will be essential while you are on holiday. Speak Arabic instantly using English words to help pronunciation
Petra in Jordan is unique. It is a vast accumulation of tombs and other buildings mostly carved out of sandstone; sandstone which earned that most famous and romantic of epithets for Petra as the rose-red city, half as old as time'.
What is it really like to drive from Jeddah to Riyadh or even Al-Khobar? Read my experiences and unbelievable stories of Saudi Arabia Road Travel; Accidents, guns, police and even monkeys!
Deep in the heart of the Jordanian desert are to be found a curious assortment of ancient buildings, seemingly sprinkled in isolation without rhyme or reason. These are the so-called 'desert castles' of Jordan.