Following the Silk Route

Oman, UAE, Qatar, Bahrein, Kuwait, Jordan, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon

Oman 1st Impressions


My start to Oman could not have been better. Though, after Bangladesh and Myanmar - the real Asia experience - I´m eventually i the Arabian Peninsula. Here are some features of Oman I´ve noticed straight away. Read More

Iraq in brief

Often heard but still confused: Kurdistan. Is that an indepent country? Is it a region? Where is it? Who lives there? My article clarifies the main questions that ever came to your mind when hearing the word "Kurdistan". The photos above showing refugee camps in Erbil in 2014. Read More