Tiger at London Zoo, London, England, UK (United Kingdom)

Zoos Around the World

There are, according to the American Zoo and Aquarium Association, over 10,000 zoos around the world, so while travelling, the opportunities to visit one are innumerable. Whether as an adult or a child, most people love zoos. But first, what is the definition of a zoo? I quote from one source, “An establishment that maintains […]

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque at Dusk, Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

An Abu Dhabi Vacation is a Great Gateway to East Africa and the World

Enjoy an Abu Dhabi vacation on your way to exploring East Africa. There’s a city in the Middle East that offers world class shopping, jaw-dropping architecture, a fascinating historic core, an exciting food scene, and one of the world’s most modern airports with connections to over 120 destinations. The airport is also one of the […]

Dubai: All that Glitters

Photographer and freelance journalist Flash Parker recently traveled to the United Arab Emirates’ most glittering jewel: Dubai. Go back to read Part 1, Dubai: The Electric Caterpillar Go back to read Part 2, Dubai: In with the Old For all of Dubai’s flash and dash, there’s still an air of elegant mystery to this city. Old Dubai’s attractions […]

Dubai: In with the Old

Photographer and freelance journalist Flash Parker recently traveled to the United Arab Emirates’ most glittering jewel: Dubai. Go back to read Part 1, Dubai: The Electric Caterpillar After pulling my head out of the clouds I was whisked out of the future and into the past and immersed in the Old Dubai I otherwise would have never […]