Trending in Travel: Middle East Tensions, Runaway Camels, $268 Flights To Cayman Islands, And More!
Getty Images

You can’t travel better if you don’t know what’s going on in the world around you. That’s why each week, ESSENCE will bring you the latest in trending travel news to keep you informed, discover new adventures, and provide you with useful tips that will help you journey deeper and cheaper.

This week, we’re keeping our eye on the Middle East, visiting the trendiest destinations and planning epic getaways in the sunshine of Italy. Check out our weekly round-up of what’s trending in travel right now.

Article continues after video.