Category: Asia

My extreme adventure: Cycling Liwa, the Saudi Arabian/United Arab Emirates Border. Plus How to Travel with your Bicycle Anywhere.

When I saved for and purchased my road bike a few years ago I was content to dream of the roadways and bike paths near my home I’d soon be traversing. Looking back on an excursion I took just this weekend it dawned on me just how far I’ve gone with this beautiful instrument and …

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How to transit between terminals at Ninoy Aquino Airport Manila: Updated Info

  Being equated with terms like “hated” “nightmare” and “worst” has been the fate of Manila International Airport for some time now. The overcrowded and piecemeal operation consists of four passenger terminals – T1 through T4. Many passengers would expect to find the standard means of terminal connection: a skytrain, buses, underground walkways, but forget everything …

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Entering Dubai with an Israeli stamp in the Passport

            Dubai is one of the hottest destinations right now (and always).  As part of the country of the United Arab Emirates several nationalities can enter the country without even needing a Tourist Visa. The process for those who need one is quite easy. One can apply using the Emirates …

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The Louvre Abu Dhabi: a gem in the cultural crown of the UAE

Just recently the Louvre Abu Dhabi (or Louvre 2 as some call it) celebrated its one year anniversary. While some inclement weather put a literal damper on celebrations, the success and marvelousness of this enterprise has exceeded expectations.

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