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Cape Town | South Africa | Beauty, Rugby and Ostrich Rides

Cape Town | South Africa | Beauty, Rugby and Ostrich Rides

| November 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Accolades roll off the tongue effortlessly when attempting to describe Cape Town. Stunningly beautiful, intoxicating, tranquil and easy going, ruggedly wild, sporty and fun loving. Once you’ve been here, you really can’t say enough to capture what this place is.  Located in one of the world’s most unique locations, Cape Town sits at the very […]

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Wadi Rum | Jordan | A Desert Adventure

Wadi Rum | Jordan | A Desert Adventure

| October 9, 2013 | 2 Comments

  Wadi Rum. Jordan. Just the name evokes images of grand deserts and endless dunes, the hot blistering sun, and bedouin roaming on camel trains.  It is the biblical desert, Lawrence of Arabia’s desert, and a worthy rival to the Sahara.  When I was planning my trip to Jordan, Wadi Rum was foremost on my […]

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Ethiopia | Coffee, Culture and Tradition

Ethiopia | Coffee, Culture and Tradition

| October 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

  Ethiopia, a country I was always fascinated by but never thought I could travel to and yet here I was. As the Emirates flight touched down at the airport, with sand and dust getting kicked up by the engines outside, all I could think of was sleep. It was early January, and I was […]

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Dhaka | Bangladesh | A Wedding Story

Dhaka | Bangladesh | A Wedding Story

| October 1, 2013 | 7 Comments

  I had finally landed in Dhaka after an overnight layover in Dubai. This was the first stop in an end-of-the-year tour of some South Asian countries, and for a special reason. My good friend Sara was getting married, as she and her husband had decided to have their wedding in their country of birth […]

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Istanbul | Turkey | Photo Essay

Istanbul | Turkey | Photo Essay

| September 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Blue Mosque at dusk: A classic icon of Constantinople and modern day Istanbul, it is the grandest mosque of them all, and the only one in the world with six minarets – Sultanahmet area   Inside the blue mosque, peering out of its ornate windows as the sunlight floods in.   Sultanahmet old town […]

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Petra | Jordan | Photo Essay

Petra | Jordan | Photo Essay

| August 19, 2013 | 2 Comments

  No trip to Jordan is complete without visiting the ancient city of Petra. And the best way to first experience it is to walk along the bottom of this giant fissure (known in Arabic as a siq) in the sandstone mountains, to its most famous landmark and structure called the Treasury.   Walking through […]

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