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Our ‘Top 10 lists’ are not always exactly ten…. but certainly varies between 1 and 1,000. This does not rule out a possible list of the “Top 10,000 destinations to visit before you die”. We truly work our grey matter to the bone to come up with the most scientific ranking of our lists. However, once the grey matter is stuck (or starts to melt down), we just randomly pull together the lists, so never question (or sue us) if you don’t agree with our rankings, as we take no responsibility whatsoever. For our “50 Incredible Destinations” list, click “TOP SPOTS” in the Main Menu, or go to this URL:

9 Best off-the-beaten paths in CENTRAL ASIA

September 20, 2014

Central Asia, and for now we are talking about Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and Afghanistan, is an intrepid traveller’s playground. Here are so many off the beaten path destinations – well, wait, almost all of Central Asia is off the beaten path. Once you are out of the cities, everything is rugged and an adventurer’s heaven. Among the most interesting remote areas are in Afghanistan and Tajikistan. Travel in Afghanistan is not particularly safe and great care should be taken in planning the best routes. Currently, the northeast along the border with [MORE...]

10 Best ancient ruins of the MIDDLE EAST

September 3, 2014

There are many reasons to travel all over the Middle East (and arguably many reasons not to travel to the Middle East at all), though one of the strongest arguments in favour of travel is to explore the many ancient ruins. With a long history, the Middle East boasts some of the most incredible remnants of ancient civilisations. However, with war constantly raging at various burning points, one can only wonder how long these ruins will still be standing. Among the best ruins are those in Syria, Lebanon, Iran, Jordan, and Turkey. Palmyra, the ancient city in Syria, recently suffered damage [MORE...]