I assumed that anyone who moved to the Middle East chose it solely for the money.

But these people say no. They live there for other reasons. Fortunately, they shared their stories with me.

Why Do These Americans Choose To Live In the Middle East?
I pedaled along the smooth, purpose-built cycling path as the sun peaked over the desert dunes. Unlike cycling on public roads, I didn’t have to deal with cars, broken glass or even sharp stones. At first, I didn’t see any other riders. But after pedaling 12 miles, I passed a parking lot. At least 1…