Today’s theme is “Green Middle East” and these photos are meant to show you another beautiful side of one of my favorite regions in the world. Indeed, there is much more than vast deserts found in the Arab world. Hope you enjoy the shots!
Gorgeous green landscape in Iran – WHOA!
Me soaking in the green waters of Ain Sokhna beach, Egypt:
Splash of green at Desert Lodge, Dakhla, Egypt
Philae temple, as seen from my motorboat ride through the Nile. One of the best birthday presents to date!
Green Israel & Palestine (West Bank)
Patches of green seen from top of Monastery of Temptation in Jericho, Palestine (West Bank)
Green mosque and greenery in Akko, Israel
Green sign at bus station in Tel Aviv, Israel
Beautiful greenery at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrance, Morocco. Studied abroad in Morocco for semester and loved it!
Beautiful green arches marking the grand entrance to the old medina of the imperial city of Fez:
Me after a very fast horseback ride in Ifrane, Morocco
Secret beach in Morocco! We found it on our way from Saaidia to Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane
Top of our hotel in Marrakesh, Morocco (yet another road trip we took…in 3 occasions!)