Category Archives: 2018

Baalbeck, Anjar and Ksara, (Lebanon)

“Heliopolis, the Sun City”, “The Wine region of Lebanon” Our second of the major tours while visiting Lebanon was for the actual highlight of the trip itself, the fascinating Roman city of Baalbeck with its impressive constructions, some of the … Continue reading

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Byblos, Jeita and Harissa, (Lebanon)

“First city of Phoenicia”, “One of the world’s oldest inhabited cities” Our first of the two day trip we would be doing while in Lebanon, was of course for visiting some of the greatest archaeological sites and natural wonders in … Continue reading

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Beirut, (Lebanon)

“European gateway to the Middle East”, “Paris of the East”, “Beirut, mother of laws” Another country never been before, as excited as that can get for travelling onto what is it up to date, the country visited number 91! That’s … Continue reading

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Yerevan and sites of Armenia, (Armenia)

“The Pink City”, “Ararat Mountain, the resting place of Noah’s Ark” Reaching the next destination in this trip, entering country number 90! Armenia. Not a long journey from Tbilisi to Yerevan, the capital where we would make the next and last base … Continue reading

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Tbilisi, (Georgia)

“Old Georgian T’bilisi, meaning warm location”, “Grand City of the Silk Road” Coming to our last destination in Georgia before leaving for Armenia having been to Batumi and Kutaisi the days before, we arrive to its fascinating capital city for a bit … Continue reading

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Batumi, (Georgia)

“Ancient Greek Bathus”, “The Caucasus Las Vegas” Our second destination in Georgia, the major resort in the country along the Black Sea, and largest port in the country: Batumi. It is also considered the “second” city in the country, although … Continue reading

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Kutaisi, (Georgia)

“Ancient Kingdom of Colchis capital”, “Middle Ages Kingdom of Georgia capital” As Easter holidays come, that generally means another great occasion for a longer trip, farther where possible and using the chance for visiting some new destinations not ever been before. Gladly I … Continue reading

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Santiago de Cuba, (Cuba)

“Rebels yesterday, hospitable today, always heroic” Reaching our last point in our tour through Cuba, arriving from Camaguey into Santiago de Cuba. 3 more nights here, before returning to Havana for one last night full day before the start of our … Continue reading

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