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Lebanon

24 Hours in Kfardebian

Come for the skiing, stay for the lahm baajine

Sweden

24 Hours in Södertälje

Started from Mesopotamia now we’re here: the Assyrian community who found a new home in Sweden

Djibouti

24 Hours in Djibouti

Yemini cuisine, table tennis and Afar music come together in the Horn of Africa

Turkey

24 Hours in The Princes’ Islands

The Princes’ Islands of Istanbul are car-free and carefree

Cuba

24 Hours in Havana

Arabic radio shows, saffron from Shiraz and a miniature mosque: Havana is home to unexpected Middle Eastern charms

Mali

24 Hours in Bamako

The resilient pulse of Mali’s capital keeps a steady beat

UAE

24 Hours in Dubai

No camels, no shopping malls: a guide to Dubai's other quintessential charms

Cyprus

24 Hours In Nicosia

The capital of Cyprus is a tale of two cities

Palestine

24 Hours in Jerusalem

Meet the real Jerusalemites behind five institutions dedicated to keeping the Palestinian spirit alive

Maldives

24 Hours In Malé

It may be one of the smallest capitals in the world, but the modern face of the Maldives is an isle of cultural plenty

Jordan

24 Hours in Aqaba

Known for its glass-bottomed boats, Aqaba is Jordan’s only coastal city – and much more than a tourist pitstop

Spain

24 hours in Córdoba

Once the glorious Islamic centre of Andalucía, contemporary Córdoba may have fallen on hard times, but it’s still a cultural capital

Algeria

24 Hours in Constantine

Bridging the gap between old and new, Constantine is Algeria’s most beguiling city

Malaysia

24 Hours in Kuala Lumpur

Take a trip to Ain Arabia – the 'Little Arabia' of Malaysia's alluring capital city

Bahrain

24 hours in Manama

Bahrain’s capital proves that size doesn’t matter

Palestine

24 Hours in Ramallah

Nicknamed Palestine's 'Big Olive', Ramallah's independent spirit makes it a city like no other

USA

24 Hours in Dearborn

Dearborn is where the Middle East meets the Midwest, the Arab-American way