Africa And Middle East

In the Beginning, There Was Jordan

by Thilo Erhardt

Longtime B&R guide and Regional Director Thilo Erhardt shares his impressions of Jordan with us, a country that has clearly cast a spell upon ...

Thilo Erhardt

Meet Thilo Erhardt

An economist with a passion for history, Thilo Erhardt counts stints at the World Bank and the European Space Agency among his many professional experiences. Thankfully for us, here on earth he focuses his attentions toward guiding for B&R and writing for The Slow Road.

Oman: A Magic Kingdom

Oman: A Magic Kingdom

At dusk, when the setting sun turns its saw-toothed peaks, mammoth gorges and jagged cliffs blood-red, you’d swear you were on Mars. True, Oman’s ruggedly gorgeous Musandam Peninsula is slightly more populated than the Red Planet, but just ...


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