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11 Interesting Sights In The Kingdom of Bahrain

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 06.16.2015 | Travel
Janice S. Lintz

When I recently visited Bahrain, the TSA agent reviewing my passport looked at me curiously and asked me, "Why did you visit Bahrain?" Simple answer: The Kingdom of Bahrain is a great extension to a Dubai or an Abu Dhabi trip. The flights are inexpensive and under an hour.

Dear Syria

Rayya Elias | Posted 07.14.2013 | World
Rayya Elias

My family left Syria in late 1967 after nationalization started taking place and moved to Detroit. It's really hard for me to wrap my head around what is going on in my homeland. People often ask me how I feel about Syria, and frankly, it confuses me.

PHOTOS: How To Shop The Souks Of Morocco

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 08.08.2012 | Travel
Howard Steven Friedman

When visiting Morocco, one of the most exciting and enjoyable cultural activities is shopping in the souk, or market. Here's how to do it right.

Jerusalem Journal

Liz Neumark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Liz Neumark


Africa Insider: Liz Gilbert

Melissa Biggs Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Melissa Biggs Bradley

Each piece of Liz Gilbert's Shompole Collection, which is crafted in Africa by local artisans, has a story, an adventure and a distinctly African sensibility behind it.

Bringing the Magic Back to Shopping

Melissa Biggs Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Melissa Biggs Bradley

Remember when shopping was special and not a hassle or merely a computer transaction? My earliest memories of shopping jaunts with my mother were cons...