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    Staying at the Swiss International Palace Hotel Manama, Bahrain

    The Swiss International Palace Hotel Manama is a 4-star hotel located at the heart of Manama. I stayed here during my solo trip to Bahrain and had a delightful experience. Although my stay here was sponsored by the hotel in exchange for my other freelance writing services, everything I express here is of my own and independent of any kind…

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    Bahrain: The Ultimate Travel Guide for Every Traveller

    Bahrain: The hidden pearl of the Middle East is what I would like to call it. I recently had a chance to visit Bahrain and I absolutely fell in love with this little archipelago. On my trip, I learned about the history of the ancient Dilmun Civilization, rode on a speedboat to unwind at an unmanned beach, explored the Arabic…

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    A 48-Hour Itinerary to Visit Bahrain

    Bahrain is a small country in the Persian Gulf that comprises more than 30 islands. It is known for its rich culture, old souqs, ancient heritage sites, and massive shopping malls. This post describes a comprehensive itinerary to help you visit the best of Bahrain in 2 days. The itinerary is crafted after careful consideration of the best optimal routes…

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    Top 5 Offbeat Things to do in Bahrain

    According to me, an ideal trip to any country should include two things: a visit to all the famous tourist attractions, and the spirit to venture out and create your own offbeat experiences. I have read many blog posts about “offbeat experiences” in a country but in my opinion, offbeat experiences don’t exist as a defined list. They are what…

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    Plant Cafe, Bahrain: Eating at Bahrain’s Only Vegan Restaurant

    Plant Cafe in Bahrain is the nation’s ONLY vegan restaurant (as of 2018) – all the more a reason for me to put it as a must-visit destination on my itinerary while planning my trip to Bahrain. A collaboration between the renowned American Celebrity Chef Matthew Kenney’s culinary organization and two local women, this restaurant has a laudable innovative spin…

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    Al Dar Islands in Bahrain: Everything you Need to Know

    Al Dar Islands is a small group of resort islands in Bahrain and is the perfect destination for beach lovers and water babies. My visit to Al Dar Islands was unplanned and spontaneous but my experience there turned out to be the most memorable one. This natural beach resort offers luxurious chalets, beach huts, food, water sports, and boat trips.…

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    5 Reasons to Visit Bahrain for Your Next Solo Trip

    On the previous night of my trip to Bahrain, I couldn’t sleep. I was nervous as hell because this was the first time I was traveling alone to a conservative country; a country which is not very touristy, doesn’t have an active public transport system, and whose capital is touted as one of the major sin-cities in the world for…

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    Dress Code in Bahrain (with pictures!)

    The first thing I do before traveling to a conservative country is scouring around on the internet for information about the dress code. Bahrain is a tolerant country and is pretty relaxed in terms of the dress code. However, one should not take this for granted and disrespect the country’s norms. It is always good to blend in with the local…