Tag Archives: UNESCO World Heritage Site

Masada, Israel ~ www.ohiogirltravels.com

Exploring the Desert Fortress of Masada

The perfect day trip from Tel Aviv is combining a visit to Masada and the Dead Sea. From Tel Aviv, the Judean Desert-Dead Sea area is approximately a two hour scenic drive. With beautiful varying landscapes such as natural springs, the green oases of Ein Gedi Nature Reserve, fields and valleys, wadis (dry riverbeds) and… Read More

Petra, Jordan ~ www.ohiogirltravels.com

A Journey through Petra

A visit to Petra has been on my travel wish list for as long as I can remember. I have always been a geography and history lover, and I can remember reading about the intriguing “lost city” of Petra and looking at beautiful photographs of this ancient Middle Eastern city. I have been waiting my entire… Read More

Stonehenge, England

Visiting Stonehenge

Visiting Stonehenge has been on my bucket list for as long as I can remember. Although I have visited England numerous times, I never ventured far enough west to view this archeological wonder. There was just something about those mystical stones that were luring me to visit… Getting to Stonehenge from London: We planned an… Read More

Québec City, Québec

Québec City, Québec

After our pleasant stay in Montréal and the beautiful drive along the Chemin du Roy, we were excited to explore Québec City, Québec! While most of our time was spent in Vieux (Old) Québec, I was pleasantly surprised at how vibrant Québec City is, with more to offer than just the historic district. This beautiful city offers… Read More