Destination: Middle East

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An Unexpected Trip

Katherine Lonsdorf went to Jordan to broaden her views. An assault by a cab driver changed her perspective forever.

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World Travel Watch: Crime in Bali, Burj Dubai and Machu Picchu Re-Open, and More

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Video You Must See: Dubai Night Skies

The bright lights and big skies of the emirate city, in time lapse:

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World Travel Watch: Chile Earthquake Aftermath, Rallies in Bangkok and More

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World Travel Watch: Dengue Fever in Brazil, Strikes Across Europe and More

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Travel Photography: The Key to Photographing People

Travel Photography: The Key to Photographing People iStockPhoto

Are you making photographs of people or taking them?

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World Travel Watch: Dubai’s Burj Khalifa Closed, Alternate Routes to Machu Picchu and More

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Don’t Mess With My French Toast!

Don’t Mess With My French Toast! iStockPhoto

On the meal that grounds us in our home culture, even on the other side of the globe

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Photo You Must See: Kitesurfing on the Israeli Coast

Photo You Must See: Kitesurfing on the Israeli Coast REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A man kite surfs in the Mediterranean city of Ashkelon, Israel.

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Happily Adrift in Airworld

On his love for the places so many hate, from Amsterdam's Schiphol to Doha International

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My Hunch About Iran

On Iran's opposition movement and a letter from an Iranian-American

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The Burj Khalifa’s American Connection

Slate takes a look at the American architects who worked on the newly-opened skyscraper of skyscrapers, and the creative debt they owe to one of their American predecessors—Frank Lloyd Wright.