Mingling in the Middle East

Of all the different cultures out there a girl could date, Middle Eastern men seem to be the most frowned upon. Just going out in public with my Saudi Arabian…

Understanding Syria

Bruce Reidel over at The Daily Beast has the best article I’ve read yet on the growing conflict within Syria and its potential consequences for the country, the region and…

Review: The Places In Between

Review on the Go: The Places In Between chronicles Rory Stewart’s walk across Afghanistan in the winter of 2002. Part travel memoir, part history lesson, and part rumination on all things from global politics to local hospitality, The Places In Between is engaging, well-written, and definitely worth a read.