Batroûn is a cozy, idyllic, hippie beach town in north Lebanon, about an hour drive from Beirut without traffic. It ended up being my favorite area in Lebanon where I spent 6 of my 10 days. Beach bumming in my bikini, doing Yoga, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, biking, walking/getting lost on cobble-stone streets, drinking lemonade, boating and sipping [...]
World of Children was founded in 1998 by Harry Leibowitz and Kay Isaacson-Leibowitz, retired senior executives from Procter & Gamble and Victoria’s Secret respectively. Their non-profit organization that has granted more than $9 million in cash grants and programs. More than 100 Honorees have been supported since which is the driving force behind selfless programs that [...]
Where to Travel in Jordan My Travel article on Where to Travel in Jordan as published in ARE Magazine, Winter Edition 2016/2017 – Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
"Destination Morocco: Marrakesh" is a video I compiled of my time in the Old City Marrakesh exploring Jemma El Fna Square, eating my way around and shopping in the Souqs. The second half is a snippet of our drive down south to Zagora Desert to camp with the Berber Tribe people where we rode camels during [...]
Chefchaouen Travel Guide A trip to Morocco would not be complete without a stop to the mountainous blue city of Chefchaouen. While not bombarded by loads of tourism yet, hippies and seasoned European travelers have been visiting since the early 1960's as a mystical untouched getaway. One of the main draw is its location in the [...]
View of the Red Sea from the Kempinski Hotel Aqaba In case Jordan is not on your Top 5 Destination List for 2017, I strongly urge you to add it on for a magical, adventurous experience in the Middle-East. Known most famously for one of the world's favorite wonders, Petra, and the vast desert [...]
My Travel article as published in ARE Magazine, Summer Edition 2016 – Israel, The Holy Land.
Take a cooking class in Petra at "Petra Kitchen" for authentic local cuisine w/the best chefs, local wine, recipes and Shisha! Photos & Recipes included.
If you are about to embark on a journey to Jordan, have always dreamt of traveling to Jordan, or have come back from the beautiful experience, I have compiled 6 books that provide some insight and history into the magical Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. While one can easily embrace their imagination, lost in the pages of these [...]
Traveling to Jordan? Camping with Bedouins in Wadi Rum, وادي رم is a MUST! Also known as "The Valley of the Moon", Wadi Rum is one of the world's most magical Desert Landscapes, a valley naturally cut into sandstone and granite rock. Whether one is looking for a one or few night stay, for the budget traveler or [...]