The most magical part about Jordan by far was experiencing true Bedouin hospitality and the vastness of the Wadi Rum Desert in all its sparse beauty. In this post, I explain the lessons I've learned about modern Bedouin life, what you should know before visiting a Bedouin family, discuss camping out in the middle of the Wadi Rum desert, and show some incredible views of the desert. Read more & see more incredible photos under the cut!
Ever since seeing Indiana Jones, I've wanted to see Petra. In this post, I cover basics of traveling in Jordan, getting there from Israel and Petra, how much time to give yourself to enjoy Petra, including what not to miss!
****Post was updated February 16, 2017 as the border crossing has changed in 2017.***
Part II of Jordan covers Bedouin culture and the Wadi Rum desert.
Karen. American expat from New York City living in Amsterdam. Part-time traveler.
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