Articles: Middle East
Articles on the Middle East to inspire you to travel further and get in touch with the ancient history and culture of the area.
Responsible Travel Tips
Article to encourage and promote responsible travel. Article supports similar articles choosing shoes or maintaining health and fitness of travel advice for solo travellers. An Antipodean travel company serving World Travellers since 1983 with small group educational tours for senior couples and mature solo travellers.
The Phoenicians and Purple Dye
Islam in the Mediterranean
Article discusses the arrival of Islam in Mediterranean region with a focus on Istanbul and Turkey. The relationship to the merchants of Venice and the crusades should also be considered in this period of change. Join a Odyssey Traveller small group educational tour for senior couples and mature solo travellers to learn more.
Vikings go East
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17 daysOct, Nov, Apr, Sep
Iran Culture and History Escorted Small Group Tour for seniors
Unlike its neighbours to the west and northwest, Iran had not adopted Christianity and it was the explosive spread of Islam and its ready adoption, without the Arabic language or customs, which helped unite the culture and greatly enrich Persian heritage. This small group tour program includes the great cities of Iran, historic sites, mosques, gardens, bazaars and teahouses for couples and solo travellers.
From A$10,250 AUDView Tour
9 daysNov, Jan, Apr, Oct
Ancient History of Jordan | Escorted Small Group Tour
From A$4,950 AUDView Tour
The Sultanate of Oman is a country of diverse natural beauties and fascinating human history. Oman boasts medieval forts and watchtowers, Bedouin villages, spectacular fjords, bustling markets, date palm plantations, and sand dunes.
From A$10,550 AUDView Tour