Travel Blogs from Amman
Spectacular sights today, as we start with the ancient city of Jerash and its well-preserved Roman provincial town. This comes close to the experience of Ephesus in Turkey. It is not granted UNESCO World Heritage status because some mistakes were made in a few restorations, which included concrete and other inauthentic materials, but once these are …
We transfer to the airport this morning and go through a double security check before boarding our flight to Amman, Jordan. Entry into the country is easy and painless, and we are assisted with visas and our transfer to the hotel. We meet for welcome drinks and introductions, and the expanded group is gelling beautifully.
Dinner tonight is …
Rebecca.mcneal stayed here on Sep 8, 2010 during their trip titled: South America, Peru, Ecuador, Columbia.
19th January 2010:
We found out today that taxis are really cheap in Amman – we took one from our hotel to the Old Souq, which is about 20 minutes drive away and paid only 2JOD. The attractions in this area are as follows :-
1. Old Suoq:
The Old Souq is part of the historic center of old Amman. …
18th January 2010
Arrival in Amman:
We arrived in Amman from Istanbul at almost 9.00pm after a 2-hour flight via Turkish Airlines. We have read from guide books that the taxi fares in Jordan are unbelievably cheap, which we found out to be very true.
However, we also found out during our stay that like everywhere else in …