Favorite Books for Turkey

Travel Books: Turkey

Just as important as reading guidebooks, is reading a bit of literature and history. Istanbul is an intriguing city, straddling two continents. I thoroughly enjoyed reading these titles. Check out my favorites from my Turkey travel reading! Advertisements

Travel Books: Egypt and Jordan

Preparing for a trip to Egypt and Jordan involves learning about different cultures and digesting lots and lots of ancient history. A good guidebook or tour guide will fill in a lot of history, but a little reading beforehand will help. And how better to fill those long days waiting for your amazing trip, than to…

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Travel Gear: Jordan and Egypt 2012

Our trip to Jordan and Egypt involved a few days of intense touring in Jordan, before the luxurious Abercrombie and Kent Egypt itinerary began. We’d be hiking in Petra one day and dining at the Four Seasons two days later. We had luggage weight recommendations and knew we’d have to store some items in Cairo…