Jordan

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Sitting at the crossroads of ancient civilizations between Arabia and the Mediterranean Sea is the Kingdom of Jordan. Renowned for its stunning desert landscape at Wadi Rum and overflowing with historic sites on the old trade routes, including Crusader castles, Roman ruins and ancient cities, Jordan’s most famous landmark is the Nabataean Rose City of Petra – one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. And let’s not forget a few other gems – both the Dead Sea and the Red Sea!

Jordan – November 2015

  Jordan is an epic country full of treasures, some natural some man-made – all waiting to be visited. Travelling there in November 2015, Etienne Buteau’s footage is a beautiful example of the exotic and intriguing nature of this Middle … Continue reading

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Feel Good Travel Photography: Winners Gallery

  Drum roll please….after much deliberation choosing the finalists from the incredible selection of photos submitted and much voting activity over the last month, the winners of our #feelgoodtravel photo competition have been decided. We hope you enjoy looking through the … Continue reading

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Why now is the best time to visit Jordan

  Our own Ann Amies recently returned from Jordan where she was dazzled by its wonders – both natural and man made, but what surprised her most was the lack of crowds at many of the sites. Here Ann shares … Continue reading

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From Amman to Madaba

  Earlier this year our very own Kat Nitarski travelled to the Hashemite Kingdom on our 8 day  Totally Jordan group tour. Kicking off in the capital city of Amman, she proceeded to spend the next week discovering the ancient Roman ruins … Continue reading

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Jordan from the air

  This week’s video pick comes from the visionary travel film makers of Matador Network – an independent media site with thriving travel community and one of the fasted growing travel lifestyle brands on the web. Using the latest photography, drone, and video … Continue reading

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Extra time in Jordan

  While the bustling capital of Amman, vast red desert landscape of Wadi Rum and the once lost city of Petra are must-sees on any trip to Jordan, those with a bit more time on their hands can head off the … Continue reading

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Different views of Petra

  If I ask you to picture the country of Jordan, I can almost guarantee that one particular image will spring to mind, says Emma McInnes. An image of one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, of a UNESCO … Continue reading

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Citadels, souks & museums in Amman

  If you’ve got an afternoon or evening to spare in Amman at the start or end of your tour, why not take this time to discover more of Jordan‘s capital city. Whether you are a serial sightseer, history buff, bargain hunter or … Continue reading

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Roman cities, Crusader castles & desertscapes

  In September our own Sarah Bansgrove travelled to the magical country of Jordan on a tailor-made holiday, with two of her friends, to discover all that The Hashemite Kingdom has to offer. Greeted with warmth and hospitality, they discovered … Continue reading

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A Passage to Petra

  Last week we featured a wonderful short film put together by freelance videographer Andrew Kirkby when he travelled to Egypt with us. But he did not stop there! Andrew continued his adventure by heading to The Hashmite Kingdom of … Continue reading

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