Regardless of travelling for a very long time in Asia, Africa, and South America, it took me some time to completely recognize the majesty of the Mediterranean. Now, nonetheless, I’ve made up for misplaced time and explored a few of the area’s best landmarks. Many international locations lay declare to having a shoreline on the Mediterranean Sea, together with Spain, France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Israel, Libya, and Morocco. However that are the best locations within the Mediterranean? Listed here are my prime 5!
Highlights embody the capital Tunis, with its native tradition in contrast to no different I’ve skilled. Additional north, seashores at Djerba.
Highlights embody: the Acropolis in Athens, a wondrous instance of Greek classical structure and historical past, and Santorini, a coastal city on a small island that has well-known white and blue homes (and accommodations) from which you’ll overlook the Greek sundown!
Highlights embody: Cairo, and its many markets (have to be seen and skilled to be believed!), and Luxor, with its many temples and mosques, which jogs my memory of an enormous open-air museum!
Highlights embody: Marrakech, the capital, and all its avenue meals and native tradition, however don’t overlook the Atlas Mountains and past that, the Sahara Desert! If seashores are you factor, then you’ll find them at Casablanca and Essaouira.
Highlights embody the Mediterranean seashore resort area of Bodrum and its fancy lodge resorts, in addition to Istanbul, one in every of my favorite cities on the earth (Sultan Ahmet Mosque remains to be so magical!). Additional afield, why not expertise Pammukale and Cappadocia.