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Win A Trip For Two To Turkmenistan From Atlas Obscura!

turkmenistanAtlas Obscura is giving away a trip for two to Turkmenistan and the Gates of Hell!

The prize includes a guided tour to this country rarely visited by tourists and a gift card to be used towards flights.

We’ve wanted to visit Turkmenistan for a while primarily to check out the Gates of Hell (a gas crater which has been burning since 1971) so I’d love to win this prize. However, due to the dates of the tour, I won’t be entering. Continue reading Win A Trip For Two To Turkmenistan From Atlas Obscura!

In the UAE, Falcons Get Passports

UAE Falcons
image: By HISHAM BINSUWAIF from Sharjah, UAE (Falconry Day)

In a little over a week, Kim, Lucas and I will be heading off on probably our biggest trip of the year.

On Christmas Day, I had what could be considered the best flight connection ever. During a stop in Atlanta (on the way to Jamaica) I booked tickets to Abu Dhabi from NYC for $232.53 each.

During our trip, we’ll be visiting Abu Dhabi, other Emirates and a few other countries in the region. It’s going to be really hot but we’re still looking forward to our trip! Continue reading In the UAE, Falcons Get Passports