A cruise to the Middle East has much to offer todays traveller. >From the extraordinary natural beauty of Oman and striking modern architecture of Dubai, to Egypts Valley of the Kings and Jordans Rose-Red city, Petra. Here, more than any other place in the world, its possible to walk in the footsteps of the ancients and gaze upon the remarkable architecture built to appease gods and celebrate Kings and Sultans.
There's plenty to explore, whether you'd rather dive among the coral reef in the azure waters of Sharm El Sheikh, The waters of the Red Sea are famed the world over as a divers delight. Egypt, or dive right into Dubai's sprawling Mall of Emirates with over 200 shops and an indoor ski slope that you must see to believe. There is the choice of shopping in air-conditioned complexes or among spice scented bazaars and souks. This region is a land cloaked in mystery and intrigue.