Middle East

Countries in Green are nations that I have already traveled to in my lifetime.
Countries in Yellow are nations that I would like to travel to in the next 5 to 10 years.


Quotes from Hero's and Historical Figures in Middle Eastern History

"I believe that it is my responsibility as the prime minister of Israel to do whatever can be done to exploit the unique opportunities that lie ahead of us to move towards peace. Not everything can be done by one act.Yitzhak Rabin of Isreal

"He who cannot change the very fabric of his thought will never be able to change reality, and will never, therefore, make any progress."  Anwar Sadat of Egypt

"For our part, we shall continue to work for the new dawn when all the Children of Abraham and their descendants are living together in the birthplace of their three great monotheistic religions, a life free from fear, a life free from want - a life in peace." King Hussein of Jordan

"Any country which isolates itself will never learn or benefit, and this applies to individuals as well. We have learnt a lot. However, knowledge alone is not enough…We have a vision, which we exert all efforts to realise, of Dubai as a major trade centre for the East and the West and we believe that Dubai is well qualified to play this great role." Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

In Depth Middle East Links

This page is maintained by E. Stanton
Last updated in May 2015