Saranda, also known as Sarandë, is part of Albania’s underrated Ionian coast.
Riga, Lativa is one of the coolest cities that you can visit in all of northern Europe.
These are the must-see places that one should visit if they find themselves in this part of northern Europe.
Literally straddled between Europe and Asia, Istanbul, the city formerly known as Constantinople and Byzantium, is a big blend of east and west.
They don’t call Tajikistan the “roof of the world” for nothing.
To quote sort of quote Robert Frost, taking the “road not taken” is an adventure in itself. There are probably many such roads, but few (if any) can compare to the Pamir Highway.
Lake Urmia may soon be no more.
What if I were to tell you that one of the most famous Armenian churches of late antiquity is not in Armenia, but Iran.
Few places on Earth seem to be so close to the Heavens as the Sumela Monastery. Like, literally.
Anyone who goes to Slovenia and ventures outside the capital has to visit Lake Bled. It’s like the thing to do.
Portugal’s Douro River Valley is one of Europe’s most scenic spots. It’s also one of the best places to sample the country’s wine and local cuisine.
For some clean air and scenic views, you really can’t go wrong with the Austrian village of Hallstatt.
I’m pretty sure that I’ve never met a Shirazi I’ve disliked. They and the city of Shiraz are two of the best things about Iran.
Uzbekistan, one of the most historically underrated countries in the world.
Once the capital of the Algarve region, Silves is one of Portugal’s most historically significant cities.