Yemen, like other countries in the region, has a variety of natural attractions ranging from Red Sea marine life to mountains (Yemen’s Jabal Al-Nabi Shouyab mountain at 3660 meters above sea level is one of the highest peaks in the Arabian Peninsula), to plains and valleys. Yemen’s Environmental Protection Agency is currently working on establishing conservation areas in Yemen that will be especially protected.

Further tips from Karen read in her original article at You can also google for Socotra island, one of the places described in Karen's article and definitely the subject we will cover in future. Below, is a small Google Map that shows location of this island

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