Upcoming Festivals in Libya

In the upcoming months there are a number of festivals and holidays taking place throughout Libya. If you’re planning a vacation to this spectacular North African country, you can take part in or enjoy one of the festivals taking place in one of the many locations throughout the country. August 2013 The month of August is home to the Zuwarah Awessu Festival. This is a Berber festival. The people wash themselves in the sea prior to feasting on the beaches. The festival is alive with traditional cuisine and music, an experience to remember. September 2013 During the month of September there are three holidays in Libya. • Revolution Day is a national holiday, the streets are decora...

Visiting Libya in Winter

When visiting various countries around the world, you usually aim for the spring or summer months, because you want to be able to explore all the country has to offer. The great thing about Libya, is that winter can actually be a pleasant time of year to visit. Libya enjoys a very hot climate, which means during the summer months, temperatures can soar so high that all you want to do is lie in the pool or in the sea, or maybe just sit in your air conditioned hotel room. While the coastal areas do get damp during winter, as you head inland, the weather remains pleasant, even warm in most cases. Winter is the ideal time to explore the Libyan Desert, visit the golden dunes and enjoy so...

Travel Tips for Libya

Libya is a wonderful country in Northern Africa and visitors are learning that this country has so much to offer from the beautiful dunes of the Sahara Desert to the stretches of shore line and a number of archaeological sites. The best way to explore Libya is with a reputable and knowledgeable tour operator that can offer you a complete Libyan experience package. Travelling on your own is possible, but not a popular choice. A tour operator on the other hand can ensure you stay in top quality hotels, you see the best sites, you learn about the history and culture and they will handle all your paperwork which is needed when traveling within this magnificent country. Transport All the m...