Jordan is a perfect destination for the adventurous, as the country is best explored on foot or by mountain bike.
Eleven people from nine countries listen to Bedouin narratives in lantern light. I look into the bright eyes of our daughter and know for sure: In this sociable, intercultural moment, the "Travel Bug" has bitten and infected the child.
It was a life-threatening undertaking for Jewish Israelis, for us it was an adventure: During my volunteer stay in Israel, I got the chance to visit Jordan.
Only a few tourists travel to Jordan. Too big is the fear of terror and the upheavals in the region. Although peace prevails in the country, the population is worried about one of its most important economic sectors - the tourism industry. A review.
Last night I lay awake for a long time in my bedouin tent stretched out with goatskin. On the one hand there was the anticipation, on the other hand, above all, the strong nervousness that did not let me sleep. But now, over a thousand feet above the ground, I have completely forgotten my fear of heights.
Thousands of tourists pour through Petra every day. It is much more exciting off the beaten track at night. You just have to get involved ...
When the small Japanese-made bus drove down the road to Dana Village, I was not sure I would ever get it up again, the slope was so steep. Today I know that the problem is not the street, but rather the Jordanian village itself. For those checking in at the Tower Hotel would like to stay there forever.
The Wadi Rum. After Lawrence of Arabia's uprising against the Ottoman Empire now the second attempt: Sarah, Daniel and Klys start the rebellion against the tourist rip-off!