Amman International Hotel
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... have no clue where we are going. No one at home thinks this drama makes for a good vacation, and we aren't convinced it does, either. Where was it written that epic 40th birthday trips should be so fraught with drama? Five years ago, on our epic Silk Road trip to celebrate Michael's 40th, we awoke a few days before departure to hear that the city of Urumqi, in western China, had been the site of a massive bloody uprising and civil unrest between ...
... far forward and with effort force your feet down. My husband found this hard to do and had to be helped! We all liked going in the sea and enjoyed our time by the pool but it is eyewateringly hot here. I could not honestly say that the Dead Sea is an attractive area. The water looks very blue and is quite appealing but the edges are lined with a layer of pure white salt deposit making it look kind of industrial. There is also much industry on the coast ...
... Dead Sea is actually a saltwater lake. There is no marine life in the Dead Sea hence the name. Apparently Cleopatra loved the Dead Sea so much, she ordered that cosmetic factories and resorts be built along its shores.
At 417 meters below sea level it is the lowest point on the Earth's Surface so it's no wonder our ears were popping during the ride here.
So here we were folks at the Dead Sea Spa. Our ...
... in a short period of time - or nearly 20% of your country's population - are staggering.
The people of Jordan seem patient for now. But continued stresses on everyday Jordanians by the country's generosity cannot and should not be taken for granted. This situation is just not sustainable. The regional impacts of unrest in this stable and reliable ally cannot be understated.
The people here always smile. They go out of ...
... up to site. Here David hid frm Saul. Maccabean time/Jonathan buit a refuge a century b4 Christ. In 66 ad the 1k Jewish zealots looking for political change rebelling frm Rome. 70-73
AD, the zealots fled for cover as Roman persecution came to slaughter them.
They made 8 camps w ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility