Book an Authentic Bedouin Hospitality Experience in Wadi Rum

Bedouins are a roaming tribe known for their deep connection to the desert and traditional way of life. Found in the Wadi Rum desert, the Bedouins have a long history of nomadic living which has been passed down from past generations since before Jordan even existed. In the southern Jordan region, many of the Bedouins … More Book an Authentic Bedouin Hospitality Experience in Wadi Rum

Skip the Hotel & Rent Your Own Villa with Pool by the Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is truly a magical place and makes a great weekend trip as it’s only a short 45 minute drive from Amman. If you’re planning on going with a group for a bit of a getaway then it’s true, hotel prices can be a bit on the high side. So here’s an alternative … More Skip the Hotel & Rent Your Own Villa with Pool by the Dead Sea

Affordable Luxury Hotel in Amman – The House Boutique Suites

If you’re planning on traveling to Jordan (or want a staycation) and looking for a luxurious holiday without spending too much, then you have to check out Amman’s newest 5-star hotel build – The House Boutique Suites. Rooms start at just ~95 JD/night! Recently opened in April 2018, the hotel has 95 beautiful suites – studios, … More Affordable Luxury Hotel in Amman – The House Boutique Suites

Guide to Jordan’s Nature Reserves, How to Get There & Where to Stay

The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature has established 10 (and counting) nature reserves throughout Jordan to protect the precious flora and fauna that makes the country so beautiful. These nature reserves are great for a weekend getaway from Amman or a longer trip if you have a bit more time to fully explore … More Guide to Jordan’s Nature Reserves, How to Get There & Where to Stay

The Cheapest Way to Get From Amman to Jerusalem by Land

When it comes to crossing from Jordan to Palestine and Israel, let’s get three things clear. One, it is not an easy, straightforward process, two, it is not quick, and three, it is not cheap. Why is it so hard to cross the border? Without getting political, it is prohibited to drive Jordanian/Israeli border. Just look … More The Cheapest Way to Get From Amman to Jerusalem by Land

The Jordan Trail – Zero Waste Hiking

Jordan is a beautiful country for hikers and increasingly more people, locals and visitors alike, are adventuring their way through the Jordan Trail. Antoinette Vermilye from Switzerland is one of them. She recently went on an 8-day hike that spanned from Dana National Reserve to Wadi Rum with not only the goal of enjoying her surroundings but also … More The Jordan Trail – Zero Waste Hiking

Low Cost Flights in Jordan – Ryanair is Here!

Budget travelers rejoice, Ryanair will start flights to Europe out of Amman’s Queen Alia Airport starting in March 2018, rolling out 10 other new routes in October. There will also be new flights starting out of Aqaba Airport (from October until March/winter season only). These new routes are a part of the low-cost airline’s plan … More Low Cost Flights in Jordan – Ryanair is Here!

Don’t Ride the Donkeys in Petra (or horses or camels!)

If you’re traveling to Jordan and planning on making a visit to Petra then you’re sure to be offered over and over again a donkey ride or a ride on a mule, horse or camel. It may seem like a smart choice, especially when the cart rides are advertised as “free” from the main gates … More Don’t Ride the Donkeys in Petra (or horses or camels!)

Escapes Close to Amman – The Mountain Breeze Resort

About 45 minutes outside of Amman you can find a great escape nestled in the Gilead Mountains, The Mountain Breeze Resort. I had been there before for a short tour when my fiancé and I were checking out possible venues for a wedding reception, so when I wanted to plan a surprise party for him, it … More Escapes Close to Amman – The Mountain Breeze Resort