Hike to the Summit of Mount Sinai, Egypt Today we’d like to share our story from a night trek to the summit of Mount Sinai, an iconic biblical destination said to be the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments from God. The local Bedouins refer to the mountain as Jebel Musa, or the Mountain of Moses. We did this […]
Rock Bridge in Wadi Rum, Jordan Today’s travel photo was captured while on a jeep safari through the rocky desert plains of Wadi Rum in southern Jordan. One of the stops on our tour was to this spectacular rock bridge that stretches 15 meters above ground. There are several natural arches and rock bridges in Wadi […]
Saint Catherine’s Monastery, Egypt This week’s travel photo was captured while descending from the summit of Mount Sinai, an iconic biblical destination said to be the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments from God. At the foot of the mountain lies the ancient Saint Catherine’s Monastery. The official name of this UNESCO World Heritage […]
Cappadocia, Turkey One of the most popular things to do in Cappadocia is take an early morning hot air balloon tour over the otherworldly landscapes that the region is known for. See more Cappadocia photos here. A few minutes after our basket touched down, I pulled out my camera and snapped a few photos of […]
Dubai Skyline from the Palm Monorail This week’s travel photo of the booming Dubai skyline was captured from the front car of the Palm Monorail. The monorail runs up and down the spine of the extravagant Palm Jumeirah, an artificial archipelago created to look like a palm tree. At one end of the Palm Jumeirah […]
The Great Hypostyle Hall in Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt We almost skipped a visit to the ancient Karnak Temple Complex on our trip to Luxor – which would have been a huge mistake. Having just spent the better part of 3 days exploring tombs, temples and ruins in the Valley of the Kings and Queens, […]
Top 10 Tourist Attractions in the World Okay, I admit it. I’m just as guilty as you are for being seduced by this juicy title. When you see a title like “top attractions in the world” you can’t help yourself, which is precisely why you’re reading this post. It’s this curiousity that lead me to […]
Some more of our favourite miniature travel photos from around the world, including Machu Picchu, Venice, Zurich, Petra and Easter Island. What’s your favourite?