10 Reasons to Visit Iran

ancient bridge in isfahan at dusk

Let’s face it. Iran is not likely to be the first country that comes to mind when choosing your next travel destination. The international media paint the country in a less than favourable light. Due to historical or current issues, diplomatic relations with some countries are strained. If you are a UK, American or Canadian […]

Travel to Syria Before The War: A Personal Reflection

damascus at sunset

Although it’s a destination that is currently off the cards, what was it like to travel to Syria before the war?   On our descent into Aleppo airport, the Syrian landscape was a mosaic of sparkling green mosque lights. Ibrahim, a proud Syrian Kurd and my companion on the journey from London via Beirut, was […]