Can I Travel to Eritrea?

  • Post published:March 8, 2020
  • Post category:Africa
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Who can travel to Eritrea? Often called the ‘North Korea of Africa’, this reductive sobriquet fails to do justice to the former Italian colony of Eritrea, one of the Horn…

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7 best things to do in North Korea

  • Post published:March 4, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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Highlights of taking a tour in North Korea North Korea is a very under-visited country – so much so that many people are not even aware that you can actually…

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Can I Travel to Syria?

  • Post published:February 28, 2020
  • Post category:Syria
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Is it even possible to travel to Syria? There are a lot of things to think about when considering a tour to Syria – from a purely logistical point of…

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Travel to Socotra

  • Post published:February 24, 2020
  • Post category:Socotra
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Can I travel to Socotra? The Yemeni island of Socotra has been described as the “most alien-looking place on earth”. It’s certainly not an unwarranted description. From its crystal-clear waters…

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Top 8 Things to do in Turkmenistan
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Top 8 Things to do in Turkmenistan

  • Post published:February 18, 2020
  • Post category:Turkmenistan
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Travelling to Central Asia? Make sure to add these to your Turkmenistan travel list. At once Immediately recognizable as Central Asian and yet worlds apart from its neighbouring ‘Stans, Turkmenistan…

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Can I travel to Somaliland?
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Can I travel to Somaliland?

  • Post published:February 14, 2020
  • Post category:Africa
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‘Somaliland’ is a country that few have heard of, and even fewer recognise as an actual country. Functionally independent from its parent state of Somalia since 1991, Somaliland has nevertheless…

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Can you Travel to North Korea?
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Can you Travel to North Korea?

  • Post published:February 12, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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Traveling to North Korea - the Final Frontier. For many, a North Korea tour really does represent the final frontier in terms of extreme travel. It’s an isolated and reclusive…

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Top 5 things to do in Iraqi Kurdistan
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Top 5 things to do in Iraqi Kurdistan

  • Post published:February 6, 2020
  • Post category:Iraq
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Add these to your Kurdistan travel list! The northern Iraqi region is a true jewel of the middle east. It offers an array of cultural, historic and natural spots all…

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How to get a North Korea visa
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How to get a North Korea visa

  • Post published:January 27, 2020
  • Post category:North Korea
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Given that most people don’t even know that you can travel to north korea, just how difficult is it to apply for a north korea visa? Surprisingly easy - Rocky…

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Taking a Karakoram Highway Tour
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Taking a Karakoram Highway Tour

  • Post published:January 14, 2020
  • Post category:Pakistan
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Karakoram Highway travel - what and where? What was once just a dirt track caravan trail on the Silk Road is now the highest paved international road in the world.…

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