On a trip to Turkey in October 2019, solo traveler Heather Kenny had to stop before setting off and ask herself, “will I be safe?”
Solo traveler turned tour guide, Cassandra Brooklyn, shares her tips on what you need to know before you go to this incredible Middle Eastern destination.
Worst-case scenario, women subjected to rape in the UAE could be charged with illicit sex. We take a look at what to do if you're in trouble, and how to stay safe.
Get the latest advice on natural disasters, political instability, civil unrest and how it may affect your travel plans.
Several government travel advisories have placed Syria under a "Do Not Travel" warning.
Cassandra Brooklyn shares her tips and tactics for women traveling in Jordan, so you can avoid trouble and explore this Middle Eastern country with confidence.
Planning a trip to Oman? Whether it's a self-driving road trip or mixing it with the locals on public transport, here's a few tips on how to get around safely.
To make the most out of being a Muslim traveler to Mecca, here's how to enjoy the Hajj pilgrimage safely in Saudi Arabia.
When in the Emirates, do what the locals do and be respectful of the dress standards. Find out how to stay out of trouble with these tips to dress appropriately in the UAE.
Security and checks at airports in Israel can be quite strict and thorough. Here's what you need to know to make it a smoother process.
Navigating Qatar can be a challenge. The country has one of the highest rate of roadway deaths in the world. Part of the problem is the large number of road projects, speeding and frequent roundabouts. The good news is conditions have improved