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Top 10 Things to do in Kuwait

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Top 10 Things to do in Kuwait

Some people only equate Kuwait with oil and unrest. However, contrary to these beliefs, Kuwait has much more to offer and is becoming an increasingly popular traveller destination in the Middle East. Indeed, it is a beautiful country endowed with a diverse and rich history. Situated at the tip of the Persian Gulf, Kuwait borders […]

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How Much Does It Cost to Travel Armenia?

By on January 9th, 2020 in ARMENIA, Budget Travel Ideas, Middle East with 0 Comments
How Much Does It Cost to Travel Armenia?

According to the handy travel app I use to track my spending, Armenia is the cheapest country I travelled in this year. Hard to say exactly, because I only started using this great travel app to track my spending this year, but I’m tentatively going to say Armenia is up there with the cheapest countries […]

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Top 10 Things to Do in Armenia

By on January 9th, 2020 in ARMENIA, Middle East with 0 Comments
Top 10 Things to Do in Armenia

I think it’s probably fair to say most people couldn’t place Armenia on a map, let alone know what there is to do there. But that’s a real shame for them, because they are missing out! Yup, newsflash in case you haven’t read any of my other articles about this amazing country, but I loved […]

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Geghard, Garni & Goght in Armenia: Full Travel Guide

By on January 9th, 2020 in ARMENIA, Budget Travel Ideas, Middle East with 0 Comments
Geghard, Garni & Goght in Armenia: Full Travel Guide

If you know anything about me, you’ll know I knew I was going to love travelling in Armenia… and I was right. Arriving from Singapore, after a sticky and polluted time in Southeast Asia, it was a complete delight for me to find myself in the chilled, safe, quiet and clean environment of this Caucasus […]

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Want to Travel Armenia? 18 Things to Know

By on January 9th, 2020 in ARMENIA, Budget Travel Ideas, Middle East with 6 Comments
Want to Travel Armenia? 18 Things to Know

I think it’s fair to say Armenia is pretty off the beaten track. Indeed before I adventured here, there were just a handful of bloggers writing about this country online. Which is why, after my amazing time here, I wanted to post an article that would give other travellers thinking of heading here a bit […]

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Perfect Armenia Itinerary : 2 Days to 2 Weeks

Perfect Armenia Itinerary : 2 Days to 2 Weeks

Is it Asia, is it Europe? The Middle East? The Near East? A country that defies definition in so many ways, Armenia is rapidly gaining a reputation as a hot travel favourite. And is it any surprise? Sandwiched between Iran and Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan, Armenia sits in the Caucasus region and boasts not only […]

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21 Amazing Things to Do in Yerevan, Armenia

By on January 9th, 2020 in ARMENIA, Budget Travel Ideas, Middle East with 2 Comments
21 Amazing Things to Do in Yerevan, Armenia

Let’s be honest, Yerevan is not one of those capital cities you often hear about. In fact, when I was looking at travelling to Armenia, I had to google the country in order to find out the name of its capital! A bit embarrassing I know, but maybe this will give you some idea of […]

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11 Life Lessons I Learnt Living in Lebanon

By on December 16th, 2019 in LEBANON, Middle East, Travel Stories with 7 Comments
11 Life Lessons I Learnt Living in Lebanon

I fell in love with Lebanon almost from the moment I arrived in the country. Maybe it was because I’d been travelling in countries like Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt and Jordan by myself, directly before I got to Lebanon, that this Mediterranean nation with its semi-western influences suddenly felt more relaxed and easy to me. Without […]

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The Ultimate Lebanon Packing List

By on December 16th, 2019 in LEBANON, Middle East, Travel Gear & Packing with 6 Comments
The Ultimate Lebanon Packing List

For a tiny country, Lebanon spans an incredible range of worlds; from the hipster bars and cafes of Beirut to the conservative and remote areas of its borders, it crams a lot in. There’s also a wide range of climates this country packs in too – from the snowy mountains to the beaches of the […]

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Solo Female Travel in the Middle East – What To Expect!

Solo Female Travel in the Middle East – What To Expect!

I know lots of solo female travellers do have concerns about visiting the Middle East. And understandably so. Not the most political stable part or necessarily liberal part of the world, heading here as a single, western female probably isn’t most peoples’ first choice when it comes to solo travel destinations. But, let me tell […]

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