Posts Tagged: middle

Pakistan – Top 6 Facts

Pakistan

Harbouring more than 209 million inhabitants within its bounds, Pakistan is officially the fifth-most populous country in the entire world. Stretching upon only 881,913 square kilometres of land, it reaches into the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman, of course. Bordered by China, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, India, and Afghanistan’s Wakhan Corridor, it houses traces of… Read more »

Oman – Top 5 Facts

Stretching along the south-eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, the Sultanate of Oman is a place that should be visited by all tourists in the mood for some Middle Eastern splendour. Harbouring just over 4.5 million inhabitants and encompassing 309,500 square kilometres of land, it shares borders with the United Arab Emirates to the north-west,… Read more »

Visit Jeddah – The Bride of the Red Sea

Saudi Arabia is one of those countries that cannot elude your attention for too long. Known officially as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), it is the birthplace of Prophet Muhammad and the cradle of Islam. Its scintillating port-city, Jeddah, though not a sacred city on its own, is the main gateway into Mecca and… Read more »

7 Things to Know Before Visiting Saudi Arabia

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is one of the most well-known Middle-Eastern countries in the world for it is home to two of the most sacred Islamic cities: Mecca and Medina. The birthplace of Prophet Muhammad and the home of Islam, Saudi Arabia remains a common tourist destination in spite of the US travel warnings…. Read more »

6 Things to Know Before Visiting Turkey

As we may all know, Turkey has become one of the most sought-after tourist destinations of the world due to its agreeable weather and unparalleled sights (not to mention Istanbul, the city situated upon two continents). Yet, like with most countries, there are a few things to keep in mind if you want to respect… Read more »

3 Museums in the UAE Everyone Should Visit

The United Arab Emirates are a place that most tourists wish to visit due to its scintillating splendour and aura of classiness. Its cultural establishments directly reflect this image and for this particular reason, we are going to look at some of the best of them. If you’ve had your share of the beaches and… Read more »