Middle East : Blogentry
The Backpacker Forget the Melbourne Cup - if you really want to see a nation grind to a halt, this is where you should go.
The Backpacker There may be rules about how women dress here, but they're often stretched to the limit.
The Backpacker These cities have been rated the world's least liveable - but are they still worth visiting?
The Backpacker All of the security lines and flight delays, the long bus rides and bad food - but this is why you spend your life savings.
The Backpacker It's not all glamour and exotic places. Here 's the inside scoop on what being a flight attendant is really like.
Rachael Oakes-Ash Our guide to the ultimate bucket list of 'who knew' ski destinations.
The Backpacker No matter where you are, you wish you were somewhere else ...
Travellers' Check When the big global airline alliances first formed, they sounded great. Then passengers started reading the fine print.
The Backpacker There can't be a traveller alive who hasn't watched the reality show and thought to themselves: "Man, I would rule at that."
Travellers' Check With only one exception, the top 10 best airlines in the world come from the region that stretches from the Persian Gulf to Japan
The Backpacker What's so fascinating about supposedly "bad" countries? Maybe it’s like the bad boy effect with girls.