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Jordan – Mt Nebo, Madaba, Karak, Shobak. Day three.

Day three is our road trip from Amman to Petra via the 5,000 year old King’s Highway.  The main advantage of having a driver is we can make stops along the way and there are plenty to make along the King’s Highway! Our driver today was Nadar and he took us to all of these […]

Jordan – Jerash, Ajlun, Amman. Day Two.

One of my most favourite sounds is the Muslim call to prayer.  There is nothing more magical and exciting to my ears than the sound of all the local mosque muezzin’s seemingly battling it out between each other over the loud speakers calling their faithful worshippers.  5am and I’m woken by the first call of the […]

Jordan – Amman. Day One.

Where better to start than write about my latest adventure!  Not just my latest adventure but my Father’s too!  Not only have we not been on holiday together in ooooh about twenty years but I was in charge of all of the organising, eeek!  Armed with a Lonely Planet guide book and Trip Advisor at […]