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Dubai Dreamer

Ten reasons you should visit Jordan

1. For a chance to step back in time to a different world… walking through pathways with history embedded in their foundations. What stories these places could tell… 2. For the chance to arrive before the crowds and enjoy peaceful moments with one of the seven wonders…

7 days in Jordan, Amman- Amman.

A one week route for Jordan starting and ending in Amman. I based this on my experience of one week in Jordan. Other travellers continued south after Wadi Rum to Aqaba which is also an option…

Warning to female travellers about the young Bedouin guys in Petra…

I encountered my first charming Bedouin seller aged somewhere in his twenties on my first day at Petra. I had entered Petra that morning via a different entrance instead of through the Siq, on horse with a local guide. However, he abandoned me at the top of a mountain gesturing…

Ten top tips for visiting Petra 

1. Make sure you stay at least one night so that you can visit earlier and/or later than the tours. Most tours arrive about 10am and leave by 3 or 4pm, so before or after these times are when you can enjoy the peace. Plus prices of things will…