Yemen Tourist Attractions: Things to do!
Are you planning to travel to Yemen and not sure about the Yemen attractions? We decided to list several of the most common things tourists do after arriving to Yemen.
One thing you will definetly need to be aware about is that they do filter internet content and some of your favorite sites may not be accessible while in Yemen. Not a problem though, we can get you around Yemen internet restrictions (you may want to contact us before traveling incase site is blocked there)
Here are some things to do in Yemen that may be of interest.
You are going to need a place to stay and eat... There are hotels you can find in Yemen that will be a satisfactory accommodation for nearly everyone. Yemen is the poorest country in the Middle East, but they still have enough hotels and a business sector that can make a trip to this far off place a lot of fun.
Shibam is a city with mud skyscrapers that is under reconstruction. The modern day efforts to reconstruct the town of 7,000 people is based on vertical construction techniques that originated in the 16th century.
If you're looking for mountain villages to check out in Yemen, you'll be pleased to know of Al-Hajjarah. Al Hajjarah surrounds and crowns the top of a hill. Yemeni vernacular architecture is a very prevalent part of the houses, buildings, and structures.
What visit to Yemen would be complete without a visit to their capital city? The capital city of Sana'a is bursting with people, things to do, and wonderful culture. This city is one of the oldest cities in the world that is still circulating with people.
If you visit the Republic of Yemen, your not far from Socotra Island. Socotra Island is a wonder to behold. There are 55,000 people who live there and there's no shortage of amazing things to experience.