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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

How to find the right VPN for Iran in 2019

  Note – For some reason, the Iranian Government has decided to block my website, so if you want to browse Against the Compass while you are in Iran,...

Travel to Azerbaijan in 2019 – Everything you must know

Azerbaijan is a weird, fascinating country.  Located in the border between Asia and Europe, Azerbaijan has one of those cultures which is particularly difficult to define, as it is...

10 Reasons why you should visit Azerbaijan

Hello, Azerbaijan… Have you ever heard of it? Do you know where is it exactly?  Azerbaijan is a country located in the southern part of the Caucasus, at the crossroads of...

Israel – Jordan border crossing: Ultimate guide 2019

The following guide is updated as of 2019. If you have any more updated information, kindly, let me know and I will update it accordingly. The Israeli –...

Travel to Palestine (West Bank) – 2-week itinerary + Tips

From green rolling hills to a Mediterranean culture and cuisine, the hospitality of the Arabs, first-class souks, historical cities that are thousands of years old and one of...

How to find the best VPN for Dubai and UAE in 2019

  Heads-up. In the United Arab Emirates, the internet is censored. This means that some websites of Government’s choice are not legally accessible, meaning that they are blocked and you can’t...

Avoid the Israeli passport stamp – FAQs

This post is being regularly updated (2019) thanks to the input from some awesome travelers, If you have more up-to-date information, kindly let me know in the comments...

Backpacking in Lebanon: How much does it cost in 2019

One of the most misunderstood countries ever, along with amazing Iran, Lebanon is my favorite destination in the Middle East. From amazing ancient and modern history to cultural sites,...

Is it safe to travel to Lebanon? Updated 2019

Update Lebanon 2019: Despite the rumours and the political instability from the beginning of 2018, the security situation for tourists in Lebanon hasn’t changed. Moreover, the small Syria...

Places to visit in Saudi Arabia – 15-day itinerary

If you had been reading my previous articles, you will know that finally, Saudi Arabia started issuing tourist visas since December 2018.  If you want to know more about...

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