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My visit to Aleppo during the post-war

You can’t go, you will get arrested, you will get in trouble because this is Syria, there is a war on, and I don’t recommend you take your chances. This is what the owner of a travel agency was repeatedly telling me, in an attempt to try to convince me to book one of their […]

Useful tips and how to travel to Ukraine (2022)

Bordering Russia to the east and the EU to the west, Ukraine is a massive piece of land barely discovered by the average traveler. Intrepid adventurers will travel to Ukraine for visiting Kiev, and then pay a short visit to other big cities such as Lviv or Odesa, but the rest of the country remains […]

Everything You Need To Know About Taxis In Iran

Taxis in Iran can be extremely confusing. Any car can be a taxi, none of them have meters, and all drivers will try to rip you off. Here’s everything you need to know about the taxi system in Iran, to keep you from being ripped off… too often. The ridehailing app Snapp has recently been introduced […]

How to travel to the Gaza Strip in Palestine (2022)

This is a guest post written by fellow traveler @log_nick Millions of people travel to Israel every year; some of them go farther into the West Bank, but there’s a place over there which almost nobody has visited before – the Gaza Strip. Very few have ever managed to enter it due to existing travel […]

30+ Unique Things To Do In Lahore, Pakistan

Forget cookie-cutter lists with malls and top sights: here’s a unique list of things to do in Lahore, Pakistan that will actually interest travelers. Includes off the beaten track sights and a map to help you find your way.   At this point, I’ve spent months in Lahore. By far my favorite city in Pakistan […]

How to find the best VPN for Saudi Arabia in 2022

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How To Visit Tbilisi On A Budget

It’s super easy to visit Tbilisi on a budget. With insanely cheap food and drinks, a great public transport system that costs mere pennies, and budget accommodation galore, Tbilisi, Georgia is a budget traveler’s dream.   Tbilisi, the capital of the small country of Georgia, is a most excellent city for those looking to travel […]

Guide To The Alleppey Backwaters In Kerala

The Alleppey backwaters are a common stop on many a tourist trip through Kerala, India. Here’s a guide on how to make the best of your trip to the Alleppey backwaters, including plenty of photos for inspiration.   Ah, Alleppey (… also known as Alappuzha). Its winding waterways, lush paddy fields, and palm-shaded streets are […]

How to visit Luxor independently, in 2 days

 This is regularly updated, including all the prices. If you have any additional information based on price increase or any relevant tip, kindly let me know! Established on the shore of the great Nile river and surrounded by both mango plantations and desert, Luxor is a city of half a million inhabitants and also the world’s […]