mystery of the past and the thrill of discovery remain to
be experienced when traveling different places in Yemen.
However, modern accomadations awaits the travellers in
major cities like Sana'a, Aden, Taiz, Mukalla, Hodeidah
Ground transportations between smaller cities is cheapest by collective taxi but more comfortable by having a private taxi. Small groups tend to travel in four-wheel drive vehiles with driver provided by many different companies. A private transport and an experienced driver gives the visiter more freedom to explore remote places and manage the time as prefered. In addition, the cost of a reliable transportation and the driver is worthwhile.
the cities, usually there will be a buses or minibuses
that is very cheap. But it serves from and to certain
places. Another option for transportation is taxis which
are available everywhere down the street.
The hotels ranges from those of the international chains to more modest locally-run establishments. Funduq is the Arabic name for Hotels.
eIt is advisable to go to a four or a five stars hotel for the high quality of survise that these hotels has. However, some tourist like to go to a two or three star hotel for the fun of it. Some tourist love to spend the late afternoon and evening with others in a Mafraj. Since these hotels usually have a big room called Mafraj where there will be many other people sitting there and have some chats with each other. No matter where you are from you can start a conversation (Many people have some English)