2. Salalah, Oman
Why you should go: One of the best hidden gems on the Arabian peninsula, Salalah boasts temperament weather and a gorgeous green landscape – perfect for escaping the summer heat. Relax on Al Mughsail Beach, take a dip in the waterfalls at Wadi Darbat, or pick up Frankincense from the Al Husn Souq — Salalah really does feel like a world away.
Flight time: 1 hour 55 minutes
Where to stay: Beach Resort Salalah | from AED 429/night
insydo tip: Rent a 4×4 to explore the coastline — traveling everywhere by taxi isn’t an efficient way to get around.