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....

Jordan / Petra Tour I: Entrance to the start of the...

A single post on the individual attractions of Petra might be too long and unattractive to read – so here goes a series on...

Jordan / Petra: Tips for exploring the ancient city

When in Petra, the sun, heat, dust and the near endless city do not make it easy to explore. Here are some tips to...

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 / Dead Sea: Try sinking in it, you cannot!

I had heard a few things about the Dead Sea but I sure was in for a few surprises. I have done more than an...

Jordan / Wadi Rum: Meeting the Bedouin Camel Safaris

I went exploring Wadi Rum in a jeep safari but would recommend you try a camel safari too. I would have too if I...

Jordan / Wadi Rum: A Sunset You Never Saw Before

I have already written about Wadi Rum in Jordan being one of the most fascinating desert landscapes on the planet. As sunset approached, my...

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 / 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...