Jordan Travel Articles
On the Road to Petra – Petra, Jordan Danny Hizon thinks t Jordan….No Map, No Guidebook Don Sparks found Jordan to be one of his favorite countries in an eight country RTW trip. The Red Desert of Wadi Rum – Wadi Rum, Jordan In Jordan, Michael Cornn discovers rock climbing, the meaning of the word friable and a moment that will last a lifetime. Fill It Up – Madaba, Jordan While in Jordan, American Michael Cornn meets some not-so-friendly supporters of bin Laden. Arm Wrestling Arabs in Petra – Petra, Jordan Jason Hahn learns another valuable road-warrior lesson: Don't arm wrestle with Arab men for money. The Desert Castles of Jordan – Jordan David M. Weber frequents tour-bus haunts not often visited by the solo traveller. Jordan Travel Facts The Basics Country: Jordan Where is it?: Jordan is in the Middle East, northwest of Saudi Arabia. Why do people go here?: Most tourist come to Jordan to visit the ancient city of Petra. However, Jordan has so much more to offer – and there are few tourists. If you want a good starter country [...] Round the World by Bike: Syria to Amman, Jordan (10 December 2001) The British Consulate warned against travelling in Syria. After Al's experiences there, they must be trying to keep it a secret for themselves. Travels With Nate #9: Aquba – Petra, Jordan Ian is spending a few days wandering around the famous city of Petra and yes, he saw the same building as in the Indiana Jones movie! Searching for Something #9: Pilgrimage to Petra – Petra, Jordan Even waiting 18 hours for a ferry can make for a good travel experience, but crossing 8-lane roads on foot is another story.