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2712, 2016
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A Decade in Business & Travel

By |December 27th, 2016|Categories: Colombia, Denmark, Dharma Bum, Dominican Republic, Holland, Jordan, Los Angeles, Morocco, Sri Lanka|Tags: , , , |

2016 has been an intrepid year in Travel Adventures. Flight prices were incredibly inexpensive and credit card points made it much more accessible to book travel. I hope this post inspires you to book a few trips in 2017!

Travel as I’ve mentioned time and time again, does not need to be expensive. It can be if […]

212, 2016
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Kempinski Hotel Aqaba Red Sea

By |December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Jordan|Tags: , |

In case Jordan is not on your Top 5 Destination List for 2017, I strongly urge you to add it on for a magical, adventurous experience in the Middle-East. Known most famously for one of the world’s favorite wonders, Petra, and the vast desert landscapes of Wadi Rum, there is so much more to Jordan than one […]

3107, 2016
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Published: Israel, The Holy Land

By |July 31st, 2016|Categories: Asia, Eilat, Europe, Israel, Jerusalem, Middle East, Negev Desert|Tags: , , , , , , , |

My Travel article as published in ARE Magazine, Summer Edition 2016 – Israel, The Holy Land.

2007, 2016
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Cooking Class at Petra Kitchen

By |July 20th, 2016|Categories: Jordan|Tags: , , , , |

One of the most fascinating things about traveling is tasting culinary traditions from different cultures and places. What we think of Middle-Eastern food in the West is a generalization of a wide range of countries with a few dishes which have become Westernized. Kababs, Hummus, Tabouli, Pita bread – is that all there is to […]

707, 2016
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6 Books for Your Jordan Journey

By |July 7th, 2016|Categories: Jordan|Tags: , , , , , |

If you are about to embark on your journey to Jordan, have always dreamt of traveling to Jordan, or have come back from the beautiful experience, I have compiled 6 books that provide some insight and history into the magical Kingdom of Jordan. While one can easily embrace their imagination lost in the pages of these […]

1904, 2016
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Camping in Wadi Rum

By |April 19th, 2016|Categories: Jordan, Middle East|Tags: , , , , |

A trip to Jordan would not be complete without spending some time in Wadi Rum, وادي رم‎ also known as The Valley of the Moon, one of the world’s most magical Desert Landscapes that is a valley cut into sandstone and granite rock. Whether one is looking for a one night or few night stay, for […]

2608, 2015
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10 Ways to Stay Fit while Traveling

By |August 26th, 2015|Categories: Dharma Bum, France, Israel, Paris|Tags: , , |

Staying fit & healthy on the road is vital as it could make or break your Travel experience. In a previous post, I wrote about How to Stay Healthy while Flying. Without good health and energy, it would be difficult to fully enjoy our Travel Adventures that we’ve worked so hard for. Being on the road […]

707, 2015
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When in Israel, go Sand Boarding!

By |July 7th, 2015|Categories: Israel, Middle East, Negev Desert|Tags: , , , , |

Israel is a destination that fits many traveller’s desires whether it’s for a Culinary Excursion, a Historical Exploration, a Cultural Immersion, a Spiritual Quest or for Adventure Seekers. Along the coast are miles of beautiful beaches for surfers and lovers to bathe in the sun. Inland lies the Negev Desert that spans across 4700 square […]

1405, 2015
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Relaxation Pool at Dolphin Reef, Eilat

By |May 14th, 2015|Categories: Eilat, Israel, Middle East|Tags: , , , , |

On my third trip to Israel, I discovered the ultimate Hippie & Relaxation experience, a paradise I could perhaps disappear to for quite some time, a Spa in a Treehouse on a Beach, in the southern tip of Israel, situated in the beach town of Eilat. This spa literally blew my mind out of the water […]

1009, 2013
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Mini me is off to Whimderlust!

By |September 10th, 2013|Categories: Europe, Israel, Mykonos|Tags: |

What is this term “Whimderlust” I refer to? Out of all the travel jargons, this is a first I’ve heard this too. My baby sister invented that word a few days ago for her blog, creating a fusion between traveling on a “Whim” & “Wanderlust”. Hey, who knows if it’ll end up on the Webster […]