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Photos: Jordan

JORDAN | Tue, 16 Oct 2018 | By yvonnebooth | Photo Gallery

Group tour and solo extension
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Tags: cooking, desert, history, hot springs, jordan, petra, ruins, spa, wadi rum

The fourth episode: The roman city of Jerash.

JORDAN | Sun, 1 May 2016 | By captainyeller | Views [325]

Another early morning, good breakfast and ready for an awesome day, visiting the reason why I picked Jordan as a location: Jerash. A big ruined roman city in a very good state. I needed to get to Tarambour, the north bus station. In Jordan you have all ... Read more >

Tags: amman, ancient city, jerash, jordan, middle east, travel, world trip

The second episode: The lost city of Petra.

JORDAN | Wed, 27 Apr 2016 | By captainyeller | Views [331]

Rise and Shine at 6 in the morning. Only had a few hours of sleep because I slept extra during the day yesterday to recover from the travel or maybe it was just from being excited about what this day had to offer! I ordered breakfast the day before and ... Read more >

Tags: ancient city, jordan, petra, travel, wadi musa, worldtrip

The first episode: Entering the Middle East.

JORDAN | Sun, 24 Apr 2016 | By captainyeller | Views [351]

Since many of you people requested a blog about my travel, I will try to keep one. I will keep a list of all costs as well but will only write that down after the travel finished. Where to start..? :) The first episode: After planning, preparing and ... Read more >

Tags: athens, greece, jordan, middle east, worldtrip

Photos: Jordan: A Pearl in the Middle East

JORDAN | Tue, 21 Apr 2015 | By alaoueslati | Photo Gallery

Pictures from my last trip to Jordan
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Tags: amman, dead sea, jordan, middle east

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited

JORDAN | Thu, 10 Jan 2013 | By annehelenevans | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

I am a dreamer. A lover of the light. An admirer of art and its ability to transform the mind of its viewer. I look forward to new experiences, being pushed out of my comfort zone, and soaking each moment in. I am a mover and a shaker. I follow my ... Read more >
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Tags: anne helen evans, jordan, oman scholarship entry, petra, scholarship entry, travel

Women's Travel in Jordan

JORDAN | Mon, 26 Nov 2012 | By safetyhub | Views [1149] | Comments [2]

To some, travel to the middle east conjures up images of western women being kidnapped and sold into slavery. That sort of criminal activity is the preserve of eastern Europe and south east Asia these days. But is true that women's rights in the middle ... Read more >

Tags: jordan, middle east, travel-safety, travel-women

Weather Extremes - Jordan

JORDAN | Mon, 30 Apr 2012 | By safetyhub | Views [587]

The weather in Jordan is as varied as the terrain, but is generally what you might expect in a desert climate. Heat in the summer months may reach up to 40 degrees Celsius (over 100 degrees Fahrenheit). Drink plenty of water every day and use high ... Read more >

Tags: jordan, middle east, travel-tips, weather

Connecting with Locals through Food - Jordan

JORDAN | Thu, 26 Apr 2012 | By connectlocally | Views [5898] | Comments [2]

Food in Jordan overflows with the flavours and colours of the Middle East. Served in large dishes and designed to be shared, its success lies in using ever-so-fresh and finely chopped vegetables, lashings of sesame-style tahini and plenty upon plenty ... Read more >

Tags: connect local, cusines, eating, food, jordan, middle east, travel

Preparing for Jordan: 6 Tips for the First Time Traveller

JORDAN | Fri, 20 Apr 2012 | By travel-tips | Views [9260] | Comments [1]

Don’t worry The reverberations of the 2011 Arab Spring have been felt throughout the Middle East, and they’re not over yet. The instability in Egypt especially has had a lasting impact on tourism not only in that country, but surrounding ... Read more >

Tags: jordan, petra, travel tips

A Taste of Jordan

JORDAN | Wed, 18 Apr 2012 | By connectlocally | Views [6021]

Like much of the food in the Middle East, meals in Jordan are generally made up of an array of different dishes — mezze. Mezze are small plates of appetizers usually part of a much larger meal. Falafel, fatoosh (a cucumber & tomato ... Read more >

Tags: connect locally, food, jordan

Jordan - a brilliant place to spend a holiday

JORDAN | Thu, 2 Feb 2012 | By flyingpiglet | Views [2232] | Comments [2]

In June 2010 we spent two terrific weeks in Jordan. NB when you arrive in Jordan airport you have to pay for a visa stamp for your passport. You then have to get the first stamp rubber stamped at another desk. Make sure you do this. We didn't, and ... Read more >

Tags: aqaba, bedouin, camel, dead sea, jerash, jordan, mosaic, petra, roman, wadi rum

Nomads on the Road - Yael in the Middle East

ISRAEL | Mon, 21 Nov 2011 | By nomads-news | Views [3542]

Yael Gaffney works in the Customer Service Centre at World Nomads and recently returned from adventures on the road.  Where did you go?  Israel and Jordan. I grew up hearing stories about the time my mum lived on an Israeli kibbutz in the late 70’s ... Read more >

Tags: israel, jordan, nomads on the road, staff, travel

Weird & Strange Jordan

JORDAN | Mon, 31 Oct 2011 | By safetyhub | Views [2838]

Jordan has laws that may seem strange to Western travellers. As weird as they may seem you have to follow them or risk imprisonment or being kicked out of the country. Oh, and simply claiming ignorance won't save you from this fate. Read on to ... Read more >

Tags: customs, jordan, laws, middle east, travel-legal, travel-safety

Off the Beaten Path: Jordan

JORDAN | Tue, 23 Aug 2011 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [4798]

Given the…unstable…situation in the Middle East over the last decade, this might surprise you: tourism is booming in Jordan. A good indicator of a destination's burgeoning popularity is by the airlines that service it: and one particular ... Read more >

Tags: amman, food, jordan, locals, middle east, nature reserve, off the beaten path, petra, travel

A Girl's Guide to the Middle East

WORLDWIDE | Mon, 25 Jul 2011 | By travel-tips | Views [11962] | Comments [3]

At first, I avoided telling people I was visiting the Middle East. ‘I’m travelling overland between Istanbul and Cairo,’ I’d say vaguely. If people didn’t realise which countries came in between those two cities that wasn’t my problem, right? But ... Read more >

Tags: culture, dress, egypt, jordan, middle east, religion, syria, travel, travel tips, women

Travel Alert - North African Protests In A Nutshell

EGYPT | Wed, 20 Apr 2011 | By safetyhub | Views [6847] | Comments [1]

For several months now, countries in North Africa and The Middle East have been hit by revolution fever - with gutsy mass protests and sustained political demonstrations toppling regimes and causing chaos. The historical ousting of Egyptian President ... Read more >

Tags: bahrain, egypt, jordan, libya, libya, morocco, travel-alert, tunisia, yemen

Love in the Desert - Jordan

JORDAN | Tue, 8 Mar 2011 | By safetyhub | Views [2769]

As one of the safest, most liberal and most secure locations in the Middle East, Jordan seems like the perfect place for a romantic excursion. Perhaps you'd like to take your current partner on a trip to see the stunning ancient city of Petra or ... Read more >

Tags: jordan, mid east, relationships, travel-safety

Jasmine Revolution - Latest News

WORLDWIDE | Fri, 25 Feb 2011 | By safetyhub | Views [1343]

The situation across North Africa is changing day-by-day, sometimes hour-by-hour. We always advise travellers that one of their best safety measures is to monitor news and events. Here is a list of news sources to check for continuing coverage.... Read more >

Tags: egypt, jordan, libya, mid east, morocco, north africa, syria, travel-advice, yemen

Civil Unrest in North Africa - What To Do

EGYPT | Mon, 31 Jan 2011 | By safetyhub | Views [1695]

If you find yourself in a situation where you are close to a protest, do everything you can to get away from the activity, or at the very worst, simply stay still and stay calm. Police react to those who are active and causing a disturbance. If ... Read more >

Tags: algeria, egypt, jordan, morocco, syria, travel-safety-tips, tunisia, yemen

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