Our Jordan Itinerary: The Details

Tea break in Jordan

OK, great photos and stories from Jordan but what exactly was your itinerary? Where did you go, stay, eat? We've been answering a bunch of "I'm thinking of going to Jordan" emails and need a place to put all of our answers.So here it is: the details of where we stayed, where we ate, what we saw and experienced. The whole scoop for one final go-round. … [Read more...]

The Best Of Jordan in Photos

siq petra

Our journey through Jordan took us from sprawling Amman to the ancient Roman city of Jerash and Nebatean city of Petra. Along the way, we made our way through canyons, deserts, dusty villages, forests and farmland. We took dips in both the Red and Dead Seas. This is all to say that Jordan packs quite a lot into a small land mass.Someone on Twitter recently asked … [Read more...]

Panorama of the Week: Atop the Rock Bridge in Wadi Rum, Jordan

Wadi Rum Rock Bridge

Wadi Rum, the colorful, iconic desert valley many of us know from watching Lawrence of Arabia. It remains the land of the Bedouins who move their tents of woven goat hair, the season depending. Whether they make their way camel by day or pickup by night, they seem to know the placement of every rock and every turn across the sand.Their land is also the land of … [Read more...]