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Experience Winter: Visiting Jordan during the Cold Season

So you have chosen to visit Jordan this winter, and are wondering how to make the most of your trip (while staying warm)? - Don't worry! There are plenty of options for sightseeing, hiking, and having an overall amazing experience. Winter is in many respects a great season to visit Jordan. While...

Experience Petra: Enter via the ‘Back Door’

If you come to Jordan, you absolutely have to take the opportunity to discover the Nabataean city of Petra. Carved in beautiful red rock more than 2000 years ago, the impressive buildings and long staircases take present day visitors back in time and hold many secrets to discover.   We highly recommend...

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)
Cycling in Wadi Rum

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...

Amber (Week 3)
From Um Qais to Wadi Hidan

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...

Exploring Wadi Hidan – Jordan’s hidden treasure

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...