The road from Damascus in Syria
Not an obvious tourist desitation but Syria proves an eye-opening destination
But as a holiday destination, there aren’t many places which offer so much, for so little. It is also a great place to be based for further travel to Beirut and Amman.
The Australian Government warns to exercise a ‘high degree of caution‘ if travelling to Syria.
For, by and about Aussies in the UK.
One of New York City’s oldest neighbourhoods, the Lower East Side, has undergone rapid gentrification this century and transformed from a poor immigrant neighbourhood to a hip and edgy part of Manhattan complete with bars, boutiques, organic stores and a thriving rock n roll scene.
“If you’ve never been kissed on the Isle of the Mist, it’s a joy you must try before you die…” The whole pub crowd joins in for the chorus of this jaunty tune; swaying to and fro along with local band, Bramax, in the fishing village of Kyleakin on the Isle of Skye.