Socotra – The treasure island between Yemen and Somalia

May 28, 2023 | People, Social, Travel, Videos

Far off the coast of Yemen lies Socotra, an island of mesmerizing beauty – a place where dragon’s blood trees dot the hills and the sand glows a bright white. Many people dream of one day visiting this tiny, picturesque island, but few have had the privilege to do so.
Despite being recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site due to its unparalleled biodiversity, Socotra remains shrouded in mystery. However, a new documentary hopes to offer a glimpse into this unique landscape. The film showcases the stunning beauty of Socotra and highlights the concerns of the islanders who fear their home is slipping away from their grasp while simultaneously embracing the excitement of the economic development that has come with investment from the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. Indulge in the wonders of this magical place and join the locals on an adventure of a lifetime.

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