Yemen's Socotra Island is one of the world's 8 "New Natural Wonders"

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I’ve been planning a trip to the Middle East in August, and was hoping to visit Socotra, but since the Yemeni government is currently waging war against its journalists and citizens, that probably wouldn’t be such a good idea.

Which is a shame. Socotra looks like a beautiful and unique place.

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About marypmadigan

Writer/photographer (profession), foreign policy wonk (hobby).
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