Staying safe is always important while traveling. Personally I didn’t stay in a very good hotel in Dohuk, and often I have people contacting me to give them information about other better accommodation options in Erbil. Dilshad Palace Dohuk The Dilshad Palace features a swimming pool surrounded by a garden and elegantly decorated rooms and
An easy way to get out of Iraqi Kurdistan is to get a bus to Istanbul. However, it seems that not everything goes well and my supposedly “easy trip out” was transformed into a mess as the bus didn’t arrive to Dohuk, and the company responsable for these trips got me a taxi to Zakho
I made three major trips Hitchhiking in Iraq but asked for a ride several times both in Erbil and in Dohuk to people who I randomly met on the street or asked for directions. After traveling in Iraqi Kurdistan for a couple of days using shared taxis, private taxis and buses, I decided to try
After a couple of days in Erbil, the capital of Kurdistan Region in Iraq, I decided to take a private taxi as it is one of the safest, most comfortable and faster ways to move from city to city. I took a taxi near the citadel in Hawler (Erbil), and simply said “Dohuk garag ”
Dohuk is the first big Kurdish Iraqi city after the Turkish border, so, all the trucks full of merchandise / fruits / you name it!, arrive here even before they even arrive to the Kurdish capital city of Erbil. All the city is full of shops and you’ll be able to find quite a few
You can navigate this map with the arrows on the left to zoom, pull to the side and choose how you want to display the map: Land, Map or Satellite (buttons on right side). Map of Dohuk Iraq
This is a small selection of photos from this set “Gely in Dohuk”.
This is a small selection of photos from this set “Saint Ith Llaha Church in Dohuk”.
This is a small selection of photos from this set “Dohuk City Iraq Kurdistan”.
This is a small selection of photos from this set “Posters, Advertisements and Political Propaganda” in Dohuk Kurdistan.
This is a small selection of photos from this set “Dream City in Dohuk”.
After at least 1 hour looking for a hotel with good price aka cheap in town, I found out that all hotels in Dohuk are at least 25,000 dinars up for a double room. I first went to Hotel Parlement, because I knew they had single rooms for 10.000 dinars. All other hotels I been
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