Taiz is situated about 120 miles (193 kilometers) south of Sana'a, the country's capital.
Visitors commonly use Taiz as a jumping off point for further adventures. This much-loved region possesses an abundance of wonderful cities, attractions and landscapes.
Spend the time to delve deeper into Yemen by understanding its past. A great place to begin is with a visit to the area's fine old historic bridges. Follow the threads of the region's rich cultural tapestry at Yemen's fascinating palaces, history museums and theaters.
Have you always wanted to go paragliding? This region is an awesome place to give it a go. Should you hear the call to adventure, follow the lead of local thrill seekers and spend the day mountain biking and rock climbing.
Culinary traditions are an integral element of any area and a wonderful way to understand an area. Lamb and also fish are popular ingredients here. Don't leave the area without tasting ogdat (stew) as well as saltah (meat stew). Masoob (over-ripe banana, flatbread, cream and honey) is a popular final course. Visitors who don't consume alcoholic beverages will want to sample mango juice, a regional favorite.
Keep in mind, traveling is one of the rare things that increases your wealth. Your time in Taiz, will leave you with a treasure trove of memories.