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Jordan Travel Guide

5 reasons to travel to Jordan

Although you obviously need to avoid the Syrian and Iraqi frontier zones, that's not a reason to give up on a trip to Jordan. The inhabitants are very welcoming and the sites are so amazing that you won't regret having dared to go.

  • 1.
    Delicious food
  • 2.
    The friendly population
  • 3.
    Floating on the Dead Sea
  • 4.
    Following the steps of adventurers in the desert
  • 5.
    Petra, one of the Wonders of the World

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Is this the destination for you?

Compelled to jump in and play the part of adventurer when you see the a photo of the sublime Al Khazneh? Then don't wait another minute, a trip to Jordan will be right up your street.

You should go if

  • You dream about seeing Petra and its marvels
  • You want to follow in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia in Wadi Rum
  • You love honeyed pastries
  • You want to find out what it feels like to float in the Dead Sea
  • You dream about walking in Biblical places

You shouldn't go if

  • You're frightened that the Syrian frontier is too close
  • Too much sugar will ruin your diet
  • You're looking for a holiday off the tourist tracks
  • You don't like old stones and historic sites
  • You don't like bargaining in the market

Culture and Discovery

Discovering the capital Amman

This article will lead you to discover the capital Amman and its riches.
David Debrincat23 March 2018
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Jerash's archaeological wonders

Would you like to explore the superb archaeological site at Jerash? Here is some information about it.
David Debrincat23 March 2018
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Discovering biblical sites in Jordan

Let's follow the traces of the most important biblical sites in Jordan.
David Debrincat23 March 2018
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The mythical Dead Sea

With this article you'll discover the Dead Sea... before going there to float!
David Debrincat23 March 2018
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Wadi Rum: in the footsteps of Lawrence of Arabia

Desert. This word evokes secret oases, caravans, Bedouins, mint tea, high dunes and a burning sun. You'll find all that in the desert of Wadi Rum, and more still. Explore...
Pauline Girardey23 March 2018
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Petra meets Indiana Jones

In our minds, Petra is often associated with the famous scene from Indiana Jones, where he enters the narrow pass and then discovers the Treasury's amazing beauty. If thi...
Pauline Girardey23 March 2018
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