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A bronze smith in Yemen - photo by David Rich
A bronze smith in Yemen - photo by David Rich

In Search of the Real Dubai

Dubai: Sailing the Arab Dhow in a World of Fantasy

Dubai Destination Guide



The Practical Guide to Cairo: Everything You Need to Know

A Family Vacation in Egypt: Exciting and Relaxing

Siwa Oasis, Egypt: Visiting an Ancient Oracle

Egypt: Who WAS King Tut, Anyway?

Inside Egypt: The Mummy, the Pyramids and Me

Mummy Dearest: A Visit to the Real Egypt

David Rich's Egyptian Photo Gallery

The Mystery of Egypt's Great Sand Sea

By Sand or By Sea: Sinai Safaris Take It All In

Desert Driving: A Do-It-Yourself Guide to Overlanding the Sahara

Wedding Celebration in Luxor, Egypt


No Translation Necessary: A Taxi Ride in Northern Iran

Shiraz, Esfahan and Tehran: An Iran Photo Gallery

Visiting Iran: Ancient Cities, Natural Wonders and Friendly People

Dasht-E-Kavir, Iran: A Day of Freedom in the Desert

Iran: A Conversation in the City of Poets and Nightingales

Rick Steves Visits Iran: Friendly People, Unfriendly Signs

Iran Destination Guide

Enjoying a hookah in Iran - photo by Max Hartshorne

Dinner with the Qashqai: Iran's Nomads


Giving Back to Israel: Volunteering with Ethiopian-Israeli Communities

Borders: Exploring the Golan Heights

A Brief Tour of the Holy Land

A Youth Trip to Israel

Jerusalem: Mama Told Me Not To Come


Jordan: Lessons From the Other Holy Land

A Woman's Life in Jordan: The Joys and the Hassles

Jordan: Camping with the Bedouins

Jordan: Petra Rocks

A Brief Tour of the Holy Land Amazing Jordan: Dead Sea, Jerash and Getting Biblical
A lone traveler in Jordan - photo by Kent St. John
A lone traveler in Jordan - photo by Kent St. John

Jordan’s Biggest Treasures: Petra, Aqaba Down Under


Lebanon on the Rise: The World is Beirut-ing Again!

Lebanon: Infinite Variety and Delight

Lebanon: Treasure of the Middle East


Oman: Baby goes to Salalah

Oman Destination Guide

Muscat, Oman: An Undiscovered Treasure


The Grand Mosque in Al Ghubrah, Muscat - photo by Sue Hutton
The Grand Mosque in Al Ghubrah, Muscat - photo by
Sue Hutton

Desert Adventures in Qatar

Qatar: Capturing the Magic of Arabia

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia: In the Land of Invisible Women


Borders: Exploring the Golan Heights

Syria Unveiled: A Country of Hidden Treasures

Syria's Crac des Chevaliers: Paragon of Castles


A Kurdish Wedding in the Middle of Istanbul

North Cyprus: Going Where Few Tourists Go

A Visit to Bodrum, Turkey: Barracudas and Belly Dancers

Intrepid Istanbul: Family Dinners and Fortunetelling

The Princes’ Islands Near Istanbul: A Great Place to be Exiled

Eating My Way Through Turkey

An Arab dhow - photo by Habeeb Salloum
An Arab dhow - photo by Habeeb Salloum

Eastern Turkey Sampler: Exotic History and Astonishing Scenery

Istanbul: City of Superlatives

Two Turkish Treasures: Ephesus and Gokova

Mustafapasha, Turkey Destination Guide

Blown Away in Cappadocia


United Arab Emirates

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates: Two Sides of a Coin

Sir Bani Yas Island: Desert Island Discovery


Yemen: Probably Safer Then Where You Live

Yemen Photo Gallery

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