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The Middle East: to go or not to go?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Egypt Travel can now continue as normal. Security has improved significantly. Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO, fco.gov.uk): The travel ban has been lifted, but a few warnings are still in place. Avoid public gatherings and … Continue reading

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How to plan a trek along the Abraham Path

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: A new series of walking trails through the Middle East is opening up trekking opportunities in a region more often seen solely as a historical destination. The Abraham Path traces the journey of the Prophet … Continue reading

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The Negev desert wine route

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Like most Middle Eastern deserts, the Negev is usually associated with sand, rock and the odd camel. However, this seemingly dry and arid region in southern Israel is now home to a burgeoning wine route, … Continue reading

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