Medina of Tunis: the ultimate travel guide

Medina of Tunis: the ultimate travel guide

This post is about the Medina of Tunis. The Medina of Tunis is a UNESCO World Heritage site with a rich history, vibrant culture, and unique architecture. Once you enter the maze of narrow alleyways through one of its ancient gates you enter a world 

The Best Things to Do in Tunis, Tunisia

The Best Things to Do in Tunis, Tunisia

This post is about the best things to do in Tunis, Tunisia. From Brussels it was only a 2 hour flight to Tunis, the capital of Tunisia. Actually not that far from Western Europe and yet, it feels so different.  Tunis is located on the 

The Best Ksour of Tataouine in Tunisia

The Best Ksour of Tataouine in Tunisia

The Ksour of Tataouine are one of the highlights of any trip to Tunisia. They are made famous by the Star Wars movies that were filmed in several ksour around Tataouine in Southern Tunisia.  In Star Wars the Ksour around Tataouine featured as slave quarters 

The Best Places to visit in Lebanon

The Best Places to visit in Lebanon

This post is about the best places to visit in Lebanon. Lebanon is a small, but incredibly diverse country in the Middle East, bordered by Syria, Israel and the Mediterranean Sea. Why visit Lebanon There are a lot of places to visit in Lebanon, especially 

Beirut to Baalbek: how to visit Baalbek in Lebanon

Beirut to Baalbek: how to visit Baalbek in Lebanon

This post is a travel guide about how to visit Baalbek in Lebanon and about my experience travelling from Beirut to Baalbek on a daytrip. Baalbek ios among the best places to visit in Lebanon, especially if you love history. Up untill the last moment 

Backpacking Lebanon: the ultimate travel guide.

Backpacking Lebanon: the ultimate travel guide.

This post is about Backpacking Lebanon. Lebanon is a small, but diverse country located in the Middle East, bordered by Syria, Israel and the Mediterranean Sea. It wasn’t on my radar until a friend of mine showed me his pictures. He convinced me to go 

The Persian Food Guide: the best traditional food in Iran

The Persian Food Guide: the best traditional food in Iran

This post is a Persian food guide about what to eat in Iran as a traveller and where to find the best Persian food in Iran. Years ago, when I was still a small child, our family was invited for dinner by an Iranian family. 

Solo Female Travel in Iran: how to travel to Iran as a woman

Solo Female Travel in Iran: how to travel to Iran as a woman

This post is all about travelling to Iran as a woman. Is solo female travel in Iran safe? What should I wear as a woman travelling to Iran? What else should I know before I go. Traveling to Iran as a woman is perfectly safe, 

The Best Things to do in Yazd: Iran’s desert city

The Best Things to do in Yazd: Iran’s desert city

This post is about the best things to do in Yazd Iran. Yazd is a historic city in the southern desert of Iran with a rich history and culture that dates back thousands of years. It is known for its unique architecture, including its historic 

A Persepolis Travel Guide: how to visit Persepolis Iran

A Persepolis Travel Guide: how to visit Persepolis Iran

This post is a Persepolis travel guide on how to visit Persepolis in Iran. Persepolis is an ancient city located in southern Iran and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Persepolis was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire, one of the most significant empires in 

The Best Things to do in Shiraz: Iran’s cultural capital

The Best Things to do in Shiraz: Iran’s cultural capital

This post is about the best things to do in Shiraz. Shiraz is Iran’s fifth biggest city and known for a good number of things. Poetry, literature, flowers, gardens and surprisingly, wine. Before the Islamic revolution, the Mediterranean climate helped produce the best wine in 

How to Visit Nain Iran: history in the desert

How to Visit Nain Iran: history in the desert

Nain in Iran is a small town in the desert of central Iran, halfway between Yazd and Tehran. Most tour groups only make a quick stop to see the first and oldest mosque in Iran. Wikitravel convinced me that there is more to this town