jordan

5 Amazing Experiential Stays In Jordan

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Sometimes an average hotel just won’t cut it. Your accommodation is one of the most influential parts of your vacation, with the potential to enhance your experience in a profound way. For those traveling to Jordan, there are an array […]

6 Essential Jordan Travel Tips

For those wanting to visit the Middle East but are nervous, Jordan is an excellent choice. The country is much more stable than its neighbors, with people who are proud of where they come from. In fact, it wasn’t uncommon […]

Guide For Experiencing Bedouin Culture In Jordan

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While Jordan was once full of desert-roaming Bedouins, today it isn’t as easy to experience this facet of the culture. That being said, it isn’t impossible. For those looking to immerse themselves in native heritage, here are three ways to […]

Adventures In The Middle East: Top Hikes In Jordan

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While I had known Jordan was full of religious and historical sites, before traveling to the country I never realized it was also home to myriad truly inspiring hiking trails. Throughout #MyJordanJourney, I was lucky enough to get to experience […]

Not Another Historical Petra Article

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Let me start by saying this is not another post about the Nabatean history of Petra or how about how the UNESCO World Heritage Site was once the capital of the Nabatean Kingdom and important hub on the trade routes […]

Getting To Know The Many Personalities of Jordan

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“You might like our ‘Lychee Mac.’ It’s made with whiskey, fresh lime juice, ginger ale and real lychee.” I’m currently sitting at a swanky rooftop lounge in Amman, Jordan, ordering cocktails and listening to Maroon 5 blast from the speakers. […]

Unexpected Highlights From My Journey Through Jordan

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Before visiting Jordan I had never traveled to the Middle East and had no idea what to expect from my trip. While I had a few thoughts of what the destination might be like the trip completely shattered many stereotypes […]

Having Lunch With A Local Family In Jordan

In Amman, the capital of Jordan, visitors can find a variety of places to dine: local eateries, international restaurants, hotel dining rooms, trendy rooftop bars, gastro pubs, Irish bars and more. While these types of venues offer great experiences — […]