Middle East

Middle East

Instagram Spotlight: Agata Kaziuk (@wanderlust_driven_life)

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, Agata Kaziuk (@wanderlust_driven_life) takes...

10 Picturesque Places in Turkey

One look at Gizem Toker’s Instagram feed and you’ll be booking the next flight to Turkey. We asked her to share some of the...

Instagram Spotlight: Jessica Wardwell (@jessica_wardwell)

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, Jessica Wardwell takes us...

The Spirit of Old Tbilisi

I moved to Tbilisi, Georgia’s charming and ancient capital in the South Caucasus, on a whim in the summer of 2014. My plan was...

The Wonders of Jordan, Part Two: Stars and Everything is Illuminated

Southern Wonders Though my fascination with Jordan develops in leafy Orjaan during the unhurried seances of tea, it is time to head south. I start...

The Wonders of Jordan, Part One: Tea and Trails

“Hello, where are you from?” “America.” “Oh, welcome, welcome to Jordan!” “Thank you.” “Would you like to have some tea?” I cannot pinpoint exactly the first time I dreamt...

Dates, Desert, and Doorways: Discovering the Hospitality of Oman

The heat was the first thing that hit me. The smiles came second. My taxi driver handed me a sweet coffee before guiding me...

Goodbye, Saudi Arabia

I never intended to become an English teacher. But I always intended to go to Saudi Arabia. Twelve years ago I took a train to...

Instagram Spotlight: In Search of Umami

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, Marta and Jandirk of...