Amman West Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
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Travel Blogs from Amman
... it so we basically stumbled on it.. Jesus baptism site.
You read correctly: Jesus' Baptism site.. where John the Baptist baptised Jesus!
For real! There! Can you believe it?
... which is still going really well. I understand about 85% of what my professors say in Arabic, which is a very nice change from my usual Arabic class! There are now 10 people in my class so there's a good group and we all get along really well. After class I spent about two hours on homework, but I'm really enjoying the work since I can see it paying off during conversations.
When we were finished ...
... vouchers to pay for lunch, we wandered out to the car (very hot as it had been in the sun with the windows up pretty high), and headed back to Amman - about 30 minutes. I stopped off at Pharmacy Jounia, near Emma's, and bought some more vitamin C and panadol with pseudoeffadrine as I now have "the cold" - hopefully we don't start the cycle again. Emma is nearly completely well and, hopefully, Ron is heading that way.
Then it was home to empty out the ...
... perfect, as it meant we didn't have to cross the busy road. We could have directed him home, but decided it was easier to walk the last little bit - about 400m I'm guessing. It was spitting, but most of the rain had stopped.
Back home - it was straight to bed for Ron, and the same for me, after downloading my photos. Just a short sleep until 3.00 ish, when I tried the new sieve for a cup of tea. It worked a treat. When Emma came home ...
... food often made with raw meat (I’ve only
had it cooked)
Rice Grape leaves
Nescafe- an interesting concoction of coffee, lots of sugar,
Mana-eesh- served for breakfast, bread usually covered in
zaytar and olive oil
Zaytar- the national spice (I’ll be bringing some home)
Muhammara- a red pepper appetizer/ spread ...