middle east

April 3, 2017
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Archaeologist Jens Notroff is Living in His Golden Age of Travel

Jens Notroff is a German archaeologist based in Berlin. His work takes him to corners of the world where tourists don’t typically roam. Most recently he […]
January 5, 2017

Top 8 Off the Tourist Trek Destinations for 2017

We’ve all heard about what a crummy year 2016 was from Zika to Brexit and Trump to celebrities gone too soon. It got so bad, people […]
December 30, 2016

Top 10 Travel Experiences of 2016

I’m sure nobody wants to hear this, but 2016 wasn’t all bad for me. At times it would be easy to sink into the growing collective […]
October 20, 2016

A Traditional Jordanian Dinner with A Piece Of Jordan

There are a number of ways to experience a different culture, but few beat dining with a local family. I was in Petra in the midst […]
June 7, 2016

Thailand’s Tiger Temple Tragedy and Safe Summer Travel

Thailand’s Tiger Temple tragedy shows how tourism can be horribly wrong right on the heels of the Harambe silverback gorilla incident at the Cincinnati Zoo. Joe and […]
June 2, 2016

Jordan: Inside the Calm Neighbor of the Middle East

Take everything you think you know about the Middle East and put it to the side. Better yet, shred it, because what you think you know […]