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Experience Autumn: Olive Harvest

If you are in Jordan for one the olive harvest in the fall, you are in luck! You can participate in the olive harvest and experience culture up close as you work alongside local families to gather olives. The olive harvest is an essential part of Jordan’s calendar, being an...

Amber (Week 4)
Amber Stowell’s 4 Week Journal (Week 4)

We, at Experience Jordan, have thoroughly enjoyed having Amber working for us over the past month. We are equally happy to see that in her final journal she embraces the enthusiasm we all have for wanting to get out and experience Jordan.  For those who have been following Amber's journal, check...

Amber (Week 3)
Amber Stowell’s 4 Week Journal (Week 3)

Amber's third journal is chalk full with adventures throughout Jordan. Check out Amber's third week below: On Friday afternoon, with a group of about 10 people, I learned how to make some traditional cookies in a local woman’s home in Um Qais. We all helped in shaping what looked like mini...

Amber (Week 2)
Amber Stowell’s 4 Week Journal (Week 2)

If you have been following Amber's journal, check out her second week in Jordan below: The second week in Jordan was a bit less hectic than the first. I was settling into my new place, getting to know my roommates better, and navigating the grocery store in search of familiar meal...

Amber (Week 1)
Amber Stowell’s 4 Week Journal (Week 1)

One of our summer interns has shared with us her four week journal, and now we are sharing it with you! Over the next 4 days we will be posting her 4 weeks in Jordan. Check out week 1 below: Upon arrival to Queen Alia Airport in Amman, I could feel...

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Experience Jordan’s Guide to Getting Around

For visitors to Jordan, navigating the complicated roads and the somewhat chaotic driving can be a daunting task. The good news is that there are plenty of options for getting around! We at Experience Jordan are always willing to help you arrange transportation inside and outside Amman, though if your...