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Malwiya Minaret, Samarra, Iraq, Samarra tower, Iraq minaret
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Iraq Travel Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Visit in 2024

Iraq Travel Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Visit in 2024 Updated March 2024, Iraq Travel Guide was originally published in January 2022 I first stepped foot in Iraq back in 2019, visiting the far north- only to spiral my curiosity into the country even further (the same thing happened to me in Afghanistan […]

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Iraq, Kurdistan, Iraqi Kurdistan, Rawanduz, Iran-Iraq border
Asia, Border Crossings, Breakaway Territories & Disputed Regions, Iran, Iraq, Iraqi Kurdistan, Middle East

Iran-Iraq Border Crossing Report At Tamarchin/Haji Omaran

Crossing the Iran-Iraq Border Crossing at Haji Omaran Updated February 2024, Crossing the Iran-Iraq Border Crossing at Haji Omaran was originally written in June 2019 In late April 2019, I crossed Iran-Iraq border (into Iraqi Kurdistan) at the Tamarchin-Haji Omaran crossing as part of my overland trip from Afghanistan to Iraq. In this guide, I will cover how

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Rabban Hormizd Monastery, Alqosh, Iraqi Kurdistan, Kurdistan, Iraq
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Rabban Hormizd Monastery in Alqosh

Rabban Hormizd Monastery in Alqosh Updated February 2024, Rabban Hormizd Monastery in Alqosh was originally published in July 2020 Dating back to 640 AD, the Rabban Hormizd Monastery sits clung and carved into a mountainside just outside the town of Alqosh, located in what is now under the control of Iraqi Kurdistan. The Rabban Hormizd

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Dore Canyon, Barzan, Iraqi Kurdistan, Iraq
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Visiting Dore Canyon Near Barzan, Iraqi Kurdistan

Visiting Dore Canyon Near Barzan, Iraqi Kurdistan Updated February 2024, Visiting Dore Canyon Near Barzan, Iraqi Kurdistan was originally published in July 2020 Near the town of Barzan, located about 140 kilometers from the Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil sits the beautiful Dore Canyon. Akin to scenes from the much more famous Horseshoe Bend, this more lush

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Iraq, Kurdistan, Iraqi Kurdistan, Gomi Felaw, Gomi Felawe, Felaw, Felawe, Choman
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Solo Female Travel In Iraqi Kurdistan

Solo Female Travel in Iraqi Kurdistan Updated February 2024, Solo Female Travel in Iraqi Kurdistan was originally written in August 2019 Most of you that read my blog regularly know that I do go to countries solo that most people, in general, wouldn’t visit. In April 2019 I traveled overland from Afghanistan to Iran and finally

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Iraq, Kurdistan, Iraqi Kurdistan, Gomi Felaw, Gomi Felawe, Felaw, Felawe, Choman, Iran-Iraq border
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A Quick Guide To Iraqi Kurdistan Travel

A Quick Guide to Iraqi Kurdistan Travel Updated January 2024, A Quick Guide to Iraqi Kurdistan Travel was originally written in May 2019 This is the Iraq you probably won’t see on the news– Welcome to Iraqi Kurdistan. Iraqi Kurdistan is an autonomous region located in the far north of Iraq sharing borders with both Iran

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Iraq, Kurdistan, Iraqi Kurdistan, Gomi Felaw, Gomi Felawe, Felaw, Felawe, Choman
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Soaring Mountains & Alpine Lakes In Gomi Felaw, Iraqi Kurdistan

Soaring Mountains & Alpine Lakes In Gomi Felaw, Iraqi Kurdistan Updated December 2023, Soaring Mountains & Alpine Lakes In Gomi Felaw, Iraqi Kurdistan was originally published in June 2020 Not too far from the scenic Haji Omaran border crossing with Iran, little-known Gomi Felaw sits just a short jaunt from the town of Choman, right along

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Tomb Of Sheikh Adi Ibn Musafir, Lalish, Yazidi, Iraq, Iraqi Kurdistan, Lalish, Yazidi, Iraq, Iraqi Kurdistan
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Visiting The Yazidi Holy Site Of Lalish, Iraqi Kurdistan

Visiting The Yazidi Holy Site Of Lalish, Iraqi Kurdistan Updated December 2023, Visiting The Yazidi Holy Site Of Lalish, Iraqi Kurdistan was originally published in June 2020 I had read about Lalish years prior to my visit, so when I was plotting out my journey through Iraqi Kurdistan after my visit to Iran, I knew that

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The Best Road Trips In The World

The Best Road Trips In The World Updated November 2023, The Best Road Trips in the World was originally published in December 2020 Road tripping is probably my favorite way to travel the world, giving me the freedom to stay as long or short in places as I want, the ability to add impromptu stops

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Amedi, Amediya, Iraq, Iraqi Kurdistan, Kurdistan
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10 Day Iraqi Kurdistan Itinerary

10 Day Iraqi Kuridstan Itinerary Updated November 2023, 10 Day Iraqi Kurdistan Itinerary was originally written in July 2019 Truth be told, I turned up in Iraqi Kurdistan with little to no plan. I was essentially winging it as I crossed the border from Iran to Iraqi Kurdistan. Did it turn out fine? Yes. Could it have

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