Shameful Cave
Lebanon

Shameful Cave

My third and final day had finally arrived, and I had saved the two most highly-recommended sights for my morning tour. I woke up with a light fog…

Permanent Decoration
Lebanon, Tattoo

Permanent Decoration

For awhile now, I have been debating whether I wanted to get a tattoo or not. My fraternity brothers got Frat Tats back in our Senior Year at…

Cellar Door
Lebanon

Cellar Door

Much has been said about the combination of the words “cellar” and “door.” Many writers and linguists have reported that these two words make the most beautiful sequence…

Royal Purple
Lebanon

Royal Purple

I remember when I first heard the name Beirut. Sure it was in reference to a popular drinking game involving Ping-Pong balls and red solo cups. But this…

It’s Wedding Season
Bahrain, Middle East

It’s Wedding Season

When I first heard that my coworker, Marianne, was getting married in Cape Town in April, I knew I would like to make a trip out of it.…

Oh man, Oman
Oman

Oh man, Oman

When you start traveling, you generally start scouring the web looking for bucket lists, recommendations and must-see spots. Once you put a couple miles under you belt, you…

You have chosen… Wisely
Built, Jordan

You have chosen… Wisely

When I was a little boy, I watched Indiana Jones and Last Crusade. It was at that point that I determined I had to visit Jordan in order…

… at the roundabout
Kuwait, Road Trip

… at the roundabout

It seems that most any American who was alive during the Nineties knows about¬†Kuwait. It is a small country located just east of Iraq and north of Saudi…

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