Nomadxpress’ top 20 experiences in the MIDDLE EAST (Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan & Iran)

Middle East
As we did after completing the Balkans, it is now time to share our top experiences across the magic Middle East Region (including the Caucasian countries). 1. HOT AIR BALLOON FLIGHT IN CAPPADOCIA (Turkey), unmissable! 2. FERRY BOAT ACROSS THE BOSPHORUS IN ISTANBUL (Turkey), to appreciate the majestic size and sides of the city. 3.VISIT & TREKKING AT DAVIT GARE...
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3 “Day-Escapes” from Tbilisi: David Gareja, Kazbegi & Mtskheta

DAVID GAREJA
Given the limited territory extension of Georgia, Tbilisi perfectly works as a logistic base to visit all the Eastern part of the country. Almost all the trips may be completed in the same day, leaving early in the morning and coming back in the evening. Among the most interesting options, we singled out 3 day-trips deserving special mention in this post: Davit Gareja, Kaz...
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6 hours hike to Mtirala National Park from Batumi

Located at about 30 km from Batumi, Mtirala National Park is one of the main attractions in the region. It took us around 6 hours in total to go there, follow the 7 km path inside and return to Batumi. It is certainly an interesting experience to get acquainted with the Georgian verdant landscapes. In addition, the park is free and well taken care of. It offers various typ...
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Worldwide Cuisine

As Spanish-Italian food lovers, we couldn't help creating a section for all the different dishes and styles of cooking we are tasting during our tour.  Don't forget to click on the photos for more info! Bon appetit !!! SLOVENIA Slovenian food was the beginning of our cookery pilgrimage, where we relished our first fresh fish plate at the Lubjiana open air market, to...
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When to travel through the Silk Road?

The first question we asked ourselves when were planning a trip across the Silk Road was: WHEN should we start our adventure? Among all the aspects we pondered over, we definitely found crucial the weather factor. Our adventure will measure at least 8.000 km and our main target is accomplishing it only by ground transportation. We will be inevitably faced with unpredictable...
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Middle East

Middle East in the Silk Road
After nearly two months crossing the Balkans, it is time to leave Europe and enter the charming, adventurous Asia. Turkey is our first stop. OUR MIDDLE EAST LOG (April - June 2016): 25/04: Rhodes Town > Fethiye (TR) - 92.2 km by ferry, Aegean Prince, 50 € , bought at the port. 26/04: Fethiye > Ölüdeniz > Kabak (Lycian Way) > Fethiye > Demre - (17 km +...
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