Wadi Rum – The magical wilderness

After our exploration of Petra, the wonder city, it was time to take our adventures a step further and spend two full days in the Wadi Rum desert. We had already booked our stay and tours with Bedouin Life Style, a tour service run by Attallah. Although we were doubtful about our decision, at the end we were glad that we did.

Continue reading “Wadi Rum – The magical wilderness”

Petra – The wonder city

After our attempt to explore Jordan was interrupted by a small accident, we were back to the country exactly after a year in April and were determined to complete what we had started.

Day 1

After reaching Amman airport at around 2 am in the morning, we had couple of options to get to Wadi Musa, the city outside Petra. One option was to take a cab to Amman city and then the 6:30 am JETT bus to Petra or to take a direct cab to Petra. Although the cost of the bus route is about two thirds of the direct cab route, we decided to take the direct cab. The cab office provided us with a receipt for the journey and we were saved from any haggling with the driver.

Continue reading “Petra – The wonder city”