Posts Tagged ‘ Middle East ’

A taste of the Middle East: part three

Mar 25th, 2012 | By

It’s a been a year since the Arab Spring, but tourists have been slow to return to Tunisia, Egypt et al. For those of you who consider the Middle East off limits, it’s still possible to have a taste of the region. Here Greg and Lucy Malouf, share their recipe for Turkish Delight florentines, with CD-Traveller readers



A taste of the Middle East: part two

Mar 24th, 2012 | By

It’s a been a year since the Arab Spring, but tourists have been slow to return to Tunisia, Egypt et al. For those of you who consider the Middle East off limits, it’s still possible to have a taste of the region. Here Greg and Lucy Malouf, share their recipe for grillled saffron chicken with lemon, chilli and mint. Mmmmmm!



The great British benefit debate

Jan 21st, 2012 | By

More than 371,00 immigrants who were admitted to Britain, claimed state benefits in the UK last year, according to official figures compiled by the government for the very first time.



Travelling is risky business

Oct 23rd, 2011 | By

So Colonel Gaddafi has gone but, despite the death of the desperate despot, the future isn’t especially rosy for Libya. Gaddafi might have gone to his grave but the nation faces a tough battle to win back holidaymakers – like much of the Middle East



Just Jordan

Sep 14th, 2011 | By

Thanks to a new code share with oneworld partner Royal Jordanian, BA passengers can now fly directly to Jordan and September -when temperatures are balmly, not blistering – is the best time to go. CD Traveller tells you how to get the most out of the Hashemite Kingdom, regardless of whether you have one week or infinitely longer…



What’s hot: February 2011

Feb 1st, 2011 | By

CD Traveller tells you what’s hot in the travel world



How to have a white Christmas in the desert

Dec 21st, 2010 | By

Escaping Britain’s big freeze and heading to Dubai – the land of guaranteed sunshine – for Christmas? Make it a white one. CD Traveller shows you the way to go…



Smokin!

Jun 28th, 2010 | By

Booked a break to Beirut? Shisha has long been a popular pastime in the Middle East, but the humble hookah pipe – also known as hubbly bubbly – is particularly prominent in Lebanon. CD Traveller gives you the low-down