The Middle East is one of the most divine parts of the world to explore. From the glorious sunshine to the stone-cobbled streets filled with flea markets and historical sites, the middle east has everything you could possibly wish for. Below, we’ve created a Middle Eastern memory hitlist for you. Vacation in these locations, and you won’t be disappointed.
Tel Aviv – or Tel Aviv-Yafo – is a city in Israel that now attracts hundreds of thousands of tourists every year. It’s the second-largest city in Israel and is quickly becoming a haven for tourists who want a mixture of beautiful Mediterranean beaches and a bustling city environment. Thanks to the rapid growth of the city and an ever-increasing number of tourists, there’s an endless list of things to do in Tel Aviv to keep you entertained. The New York Times even listed this as the ‘Mediterranean Capital of Cool’ – hailing it to be one of the most vibrant cities in the world, let alone the Middle East.
Here are some, but by no means all, of the best places you should visit if Tel Aviv is on your Middle Eastern memories hitlist:
- Park HaYarkon
- The Suzanne Dellal Center
- Tel Aviv Museum of Art
- Gordon Pool
You’ll also find a scrumptious list of restaurants to dine at, serving some of the most divine cuisines. Saluf & Sons, Mashya, Taizu, and Popina are some of the best to explore.
Morroco has everything you could possibly wish for rolled into one. It has the perfect blend of the Mediterranean coastline to spend your days basking in the glorious sun and the vibrant yet old-school towns that allow you to experience the true Middle East. It is renowned for its sunrises and sunsets and is a stargazer’s haven at night if you venture out into the desert. You’ll also notice that Morroco is famous for its distinct interior design, using blends of natural stone with vibrant reds and oranges to create a visual delight.
Are you thinking Morroco is a place you’d like to have on your Middle Eastern memories hitlist? Here are some of the top things you need to do:
- Visit the Atlas Mountains
- Casablanca-Settat – a great city to visit
- Medina of Marrakesh
- Medina of Fez
- Merzouga Desert
Istanbul is a beautiful city in Turkey to explore. It’s coming up to the season where temperatures are soaring – the months between February and June are perhaps the best time to visit if you’re looking for the bearable summer sun. It’s a bustling, fast-paced city that has tons to offer, from traditional Middle Eastern culture to modern city vibes that many people find themselves attracted to. Here are some of the top things you should do when visiting the city:
- Hagia Sophia Mosque
- Topkapi Palace
- Suleymaniye Mosque
- Basilica Cistern
- Sultanahmet District
From bustling street markets to dazzling Mediterranean coastline, you won’t be short of destinations that tick your vacation checklist in the Middle East. The climate is enticing, the culture is welcoming, and the atmosphere is always bustling. Now is the best time for you to plan your Middle Eastern getaway.