Faces of Iran – People of Persia
Adventure travel / Central Asia / Iran / Middle East

Faces of Iran – People of Persia

My top emerging travel destination right now – Iran is a nation of incredible warmth, deeply-etched history and culture and mesmerising architecture and beauty. Let’s look at the people I met… Continue reading

‘END OF THE WORLD’ AND MORE PETRA MUST-SEE SIGHTS
Adventure travel / anisha shah / Archaeology / Best views of the world / Bucket list travel / Destination / Excavation / globetrotter / Historical sights / Jordan / journalist / review / Ruins / Travel / travel writer / Uncategorized / UNESCO Word Heritage Site / Wonders of the World / world

‘END OF THE WORLD’ AND MORE PETRA MUST-SEE SIGHTS

Petra Day One : Today, I devote to getting to know Petra and hopefully reaching the first two of three must-see sights, the Treasury and the Monastery… EARLY START The adrenaline has been pumping so despite a sleepless night, I leap out of bed at dawn eager to get into Petra. It’s like being a child again … Continue reading

HAUNTING ‘PETRA BY NIGHT’ & HIGH PLACE OF SACRIFICE
Adventure travel / anisha shah / Archaeology / Best views of the world / Bucket list travel / Destination / Excavation / globetrotter / Historical sights / Jordan / journalist / review / Ruins / Travel / travel writer / Uncategorized / UNESCO Word Heritage Site / Wonders of the World / world

HAUNTING ‘PETRA BY NIGHT’ & HIGH PLACE OF SACRIFICE

It’s day two of the Petra adventure… Today, I’m hoping to make it up to the High Place of Sacrifice. The 800-odd rocky steps begin near the Amphitheatre. But I get the impression fewer people visit this spot. Of course, everyone visiting Petra will see The Treasury; the first sight. In one day, it’s possible to hike up … Continue reading