Amman and Jerash in A Day

We woke up once again to a chilly Amman morning. We’ve been on a quite adventure the previous days so our day’s itinerary is merely to experience the historic capital. Our friendly driver picked us up in Ibis Hotel, where we’re staying, from which we drove 48 kilometers north to […]

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Wadi Rum Jeep Tour

Our little adventure in Wadi Rum continues as we embark on a three-hour jeep tour on its red sand glory. One of the guys from our camp drove us around on his trusted pick up truck, refurbished to accommodate 2 to 4 persons on its cargo bed. With low bars […]

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Glamping in Wadi Rum

My fiancé and I aren’t the hardcore outdoor type of people. Day nature trips are fine, just don’t ask us to get through the night outside. The last time I slept in a tent was when we camped in Oman some x years ago and I told myself then that […]

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Petra: Of Candles and Stars

We had a brief stop on a view deck overlooking the city center. Beige dominates the skyline, with the color of the buildings blending with the pretty mountains behind. The sun was about to set. We made it to Petra just in time. Abdulla drove us to the city center. […]

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Traversing the King’s Highway

We woke up to a sunny but cool morning, perfect for our planned full day of sightseeing. Our agenda for the day was packed but pretty easy to navigate because it follows a particular course – the King’s Highway. Part of an ancient trade route that stretches from Egypt to […]

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Jordan Snippets!

Yay, we just returned from our holiday in Jordan! We’ve been meaning to see the country for years and we’re ecstatic the trip finally pushed through. :) I’m giddy to share the wonderful (and new) experiences we had, but my body is screaming for r-e-s-t. So before I write about […]

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