Of all the unforgettable things Go Ahead staffer Rebecca experienced on The Wonders Ancient Israel tour, hiking through Petra on the Jordan extension topped her list as the best-of-the-best. Here, she reminisces about the icons she saw while trekking through the UNESCO-listed archaeological site.
Rounding out your tour with an extension is the ideal way to spend more time in a well-loved city or immerse yourself in a new destination, where even more inspiring discoveries await. Here's just a handful of our can't-miss additions.
When you think of Dubai, you might imagine colossal towers, indoor ski resorts, luxury shopping malls—maybe even Carrie Bradshaw and her friends in the desert. But glitz and glamour aren’t all this Middle Eastern metropolis has to offer.
All ancient sites offer a fascinating glimpse into how a past civilization once lived. Certain ones in particular leave travelers wondering about the secrets they hold. Here, we take a look at the history behind some of the world’s most mysterious sites.
Seeing unique pieces of architecture—from ancient ruins to Gothic cathedrals to opulent palaces—is one of the most exciting reasons to travel the world. Brush up on your knowledge of architectural styles with this overview of key movements and where you can find them.