The 5 offbeat Arab travel bloggers you need to follow

The 5 offbeat Arab travel bloggers you need to follow
Satisfy your wanderlust and get inspiration from these bloggers. (Photo courtesy:
Updated 09 March 2017

The 5 offbeat Arab travel bloggers you need to follow

The 5 offbeat Arab travel bloggers you need to follow

DUBAI: As spring creeps up on us, you may be thinking about dusting off your suitcase for an impromptu trip abroad. But where to?
Satisfy your wanderlust and get inspiration from this round up of the Middle East’s most adventurous travel bloggers.
They trek mountains, savor spa retreats and brave jungles and their Instagram pages could leave you green with envy but fear not, following in the footsteps of these travel junkies is just a booking away.

Fatima AlMattar: @hello965

This Kuwaiti travel blogger has seen the world and wants to take you with her on a visual journey from Kerela in India to the Maldives, Seychelles and Mauritius.
She may enjoy traveling solo but the explorer has 44,000 followers on Instagram.

Haifa Beseisso: @flywithhaifa


In love with this place and a lot of things that I learnt from it #Arabia أحِبُّ عروبتي: @ahmedcarter @omartartoob

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This Dubai-based traveler is of Palestinian origin and quit her job to follow her dream.
The colorfully-dressed and quirky guide has 97,000 followers on Instagram and posts selfies with a stuffed toy monkey in one of her many appealing quirks.

Shaikha AlRashed: @ amatraveler

This young Kuwaiti adventurer posts stunning photos from around the world and says that she “loves to fly, explore, see, observe, learn, enjoy, share and experience new destinations” on her blog.
She has 44,000 followers on Instagram.

Najla Kaddour: @najlakaddour


I live for sunsets . . #NajlaTravels | #Phuket | #Thailand

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Najla Kaddour is a Dubai-based make-up artist and travel blogger. If you are looking to stay photo-ready while on your travels, this is the account to follow.
Her expert make-up tips and beautiful travel shots have earned Kaddour 114,000 Instagram followers.

Talal Al Rashed: @talal.alrashed


Discovering best hotels in Zanzibar. اكتشاف افضل الفنادق بزنجبار. This one, Baraza, is for family & possibly small group of friends, unlike the previous one Zawadi which is a perfect hideaway for love birds & writers or painters. Baraza has great F&B just as Zawadi, and excellent service. . هذا الفندق، بارازا، يصلح لعائلة او مجموعة اصدقاء، الاكل لذيييذ فيه وفيه سبا واشياء يعني، فلل كبيرة ومساحات حلوة والخدمة ممتازة. . . #Baraza #barazaresort #zanzibar #zanzibarhotels #zanzibarisland #zanzibarcollection #flydubai #talalalrashed #talalzanzibar #africa #africanluxury #travelling #luxury #luxurytravelling

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This traveler describes himself as a hospitality consultant, gastronomist, hotelier and destination finder and posts a dizzying array of shots.
He has 64,000 followers on Instagram.