Middle East Nutz and Bolts Travel Articles

 
Oman Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Oman Where is it?: Oman is in the Middle East, bordering the Arabian Sea, Gulf of Oman, and Persian Gulf, between Yemen and UAE. Why do people go here?: Few tourists visit Oman – it has been closed off and quiet to the rest of the world for years. This hidden country […]
Yemen Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Yemen Where is it?: Yemen is in the Middle East, bordering the Arabian Sea, Gulf of Aden, and Red Sea, between Oman and Saudi Arabia. Why do people go here?: Most people avoid Yemen because of Western media saying it’s full of terrorists. Whether it’s true or not, Yemen is ancient Arabia […]
United Arab Emirates Travel Facts
The Basics Country: United Arab Emirates Where is it?: United Arab Emirates is in the Middle East, bordering the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf, between Oman and Saudi Arabia. Why do people go here?: UAE is taking many active steps to court tourists to the country. It’s clean, safe, and has the beaches, […]
Qatar Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Qatar Where is it?: Qatar is in the Middle East on a peninsula bordering the Persian Gulf and Saudi Arabia. What are the main entry points?: You can only fly into Doha to get to Bahrain. There is limited transportation between Saudi Arabia. Currency used: Riyal Country Code for Phones: 974 Religion: […]
Bahrain Travel Facts
The Basics Country: Bahrain Where is it?: Bahrain is in the Middle East on an archipelago in the Persian Gulf, east of Saudi Arabia. What are the main entry points?: Travelers fly into Bahrain usually from Europe. Currency used: Dinar Country Code for Phones: 973 Religion: 81.2% Muslim, 9% Christianity and 9.8% practiced other religions […]