Jordan / Petra Tour V: The Tombs and the Theatre

This is a part of a series on Petra in Jordan (not possible to...

Jordan / Petra Tour IV: The Treasury or Al Khazneh

This is a part of a series on Petra in Jordan (not possible to cover all in one post). The most famed of Jordan’s landmarks...

Jordan / Petra: Say Hello to the Bedouin Women

Wherever you have tourists, you will have souvenir...

Jordan / Petra Tour II: Walking through the Siq

This is a part of a series on Petra in Jordan (not possible to cover all in one post). The Siq is one of the...

Jordan: The Oasis of Calm in the Middle East

Over the past few years, I have been to the Middle East a few times covering Dubai, Oman, Turkey, Israel and Jordan. Given a...

Jordan / Petra: A city cut into rock by the Nabataeans,...

This is the first in a series of posts on Petra in Jordan. One of the Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO...

Jordan / Wadi Rum: A Vast, Echoing and God-Like Desert

Wadi Rum in Jordan offers one of the most magnificent desert landscapes in the world, and was described by the Lawrence of Arabia as...

Jordan / Petra Tour VII: The Bazaar Street, Great Temple and...

This is a part of a series on Petra in Jordan (not possible to...

Jordan / Wadi Rum: Natural Rock Faces, Phantoms, Monsters, Pharoahs, Ghouls,...

Jordan is a fascinating country – completely a desert but one where the sand, winds and time have created fascinating natural rock structures. Amongst...

Jordan / Petra: Care for a donkey taxi? Or a horse...

Would you like a donkey taxi to tour Petra? Exploring the ancient city is no mean task if you want to get a good look....