Beth Tew's Jordan Posts

On our second day in Wadi Rum, we hiked up to Jebel Burdah rock bridge, away from other tourists. It was a very peaceful hike as we had the place to…

Wadi Rum is well worth a visit. On our first full day, we took a jeep tour which included some short walks through narrow gorges, and easy scrambles up to…

We enjoyed a couple of days of luxury at the Dead Sea, covering ourselves in the mineral-rich mud and floating around effortlessly in the salty water. Here, at…

The site officially known as Baptism Site "Bethany Beyond the Jordan" (Al-Maghtas) is said to be where Jesus was baptised, on the Jordanian side of the river.

We had one day to explore Amman. Our first stop was the Roman theatre, followed by a walk up the city's highest hill to the citadel. Despite the bright sun, it…

The ancient city of Petra is reached after a mile-long walk from the entry gate. We were keen to explore as much as we could while we were there and so over two…

We stayed a night in Dana village before hiking down the valley to Feynan Ecolodge. Our stay was marked by beautiful sunsets, delicious food, interesting chats…

From Amman we drove to Jerash to visit the ruins of the walled Greco-Roman settlement of Gerasa just outside the modern city.
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