In this twin set of seven-day scenarios, you'll give yourself an urban base to explore in-depth and from which to branch out into the regions. If you're enticed by the beach and nightlife of Tel Aviv, Israel's Mediterranean metropolis, start there. If you are more motivated by historical or religious interest, make Jerusalem your starting point.
The tiny sultanate of Brunei is just a remnant of a naval empire that once ruled all of Borneo and part of present-day Philippines. Nevertheless, this quiet darussalam (Arabic for 'abode of peace') boasts the largest oilfields in Southeast Asia.
Lebanon, a beautiful country that’s often overlooked when planning a holiday, should be on everyone’s bucket list in 2018. You simply won’t find delicious hummus (and Lebanese mezzes), Roman ruins, fun nightlife, stunning mountains and beaches, awe-inspiring mosques and churches, all in one place anywhere else in the world!
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A girl stands near burning lamps to keep herself warm as she takes part in the "Bol Bom" (Say Shiva) pilgrimage in Kathmandu, Nepal at the end of July 2018. Photo by Navesh Chitrakar / Reuters
https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2018/08/photos-of-the-week-proud-walrus-irate-elephant-jovian-clouds/566735/ In this photograph taken at the end of July 2018, visitors walk along the 150-meter long Cau Vang "Golden Bridge" in the Ba Na Hills near Danang, Vietnam. Nestled in the forested hills of central Vietnam two giant concrete hands emerge from the trees, holding up a glimmering golden bridge crowded with gleeful visitors taking selfies at the country's latest eccentric tourist draw. Photo by Linh Pham / AFP / Getty
Performers lie on transparent boats as they rehearse for a show on the Lijiang River in the middle of July 2018, in Guilin, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China. Photo by Chen Chao / China News Service / VCG via Getty
Silhouettes of ants are seen on a flower during sunset in Van, Turkey, on July 17, 2018. Photo by Ozkan Bilgin / Anadolu Agency / Getty
Air conditioning units hang off the back side of a row of buildings in the middle of July 2018, in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China. Photo by VCG via Getty
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Dancers from north China's Xi'an City perform during the 6th Chinese Cultural Night in Pafos in front of Pafos Town Hall, in Pafos, Cyprus, on Spet. 30, 2018...