Bedouins of Wadi rum. Jordan

In the red sands of Wadi Rum, Jordan

Visiting the famed Valley of the Moon or Wadi Rum, Jordan, which is a protected area since 2011, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Made famous with the writings of Lawrence of Arabia, adventures of Indiana Jones and beauty of The Martian, it has been the home of the Nabateans also. Their marks lie in rock paintings, graffiti and temples. Continue reading In the red sands of Wadi Rum, Jordan

temple of hercules, amman citadel, Jordan

Walk through the citadel in Amman, Jordan

Seeing the capital of Jordan, Amman in its modern avatar, it’s difficult to believe that the area has been inhabited since the Paleolithic age and has been home to many empires, including the Nabatean Empire, Roman Empire, Ottoman Empire until it became the current kingdom in 1948 Continue reading Walk through the citadel in Amman, Jordan