Retaj Hotel

180-Zahran Street, 5th Circle, Amman, 11953 , Jordan | Hotel
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A travel blog entry by desertfish on Jun 25, 2014

10 comments, 9 photos

Yesterday night, Rana's niece graduated university and while we were sitting on the couch watching another dubbed over soap opera, we heard a group of cars driving past honking there horns and playing music really loud, it sounded like a parade. We all rushed down stairs and met the graduation party and they all got out and everyone kissed everyone's cheeks, including mine. We talked and laughed for ten minutes then 20 something ...

The Dead Sea and our first kibbutz experience

A travel blog entry by greatescapes on Feb 13, 2014

26 photos

... such things. It was a very interesting philosophy of the kibbutz to allow students the experience, and independence to creatively work together to build and design their own space; check out the photos, it's a rare sight!

We were invited to dinner in the kibbutz, which consisted of a communal cafeteria where each person collects their own food, eats with the fellow community members, and contributes to the clean-up. It was interesting to see how the families in the ...

The Engineer: Culture in the Complex

A travel blog entry by kewatki2 on Jun 29, 2013

2 comments, 11 photos

... but they also care deeply about our experience in their property and seem to think of their residents more as their guests. When we still didn’t have hot water after a week and a half of being here, and then lost water altogether, causing one girl to desperately pour wine in the toilet tank to make it flush, two girls went to speak with the landlord. After nearly half an hour, the other roommate and I began to worry and went to search for them. We found them seated around ...

The EasyJet Phenomenon

A travel blog entry by acfnoel on May 03, 2013


... pressurized cabin you would freeze to death in a second and your blood would simply evaporate. But inside you are able to buy cold cans of cider from Ireland or Fuller's beer miles above the Aegean Sea. Here is the paradox then of air travel: it contains both the human essentials - food, shelter etc and the bizarre luxuries that modern life can supply. What does it say about our society if you can buy scent or lottery tickets 35,000ft above where ...

Floating in the Dead Sea

A travel blog entry by erincastillo on Dec 14, 2012

Our next stop was the Dead Sea. Actually, even though the rest of Israel is quite cold right now, Jericho and the Dead Sea areas are actually pleasantly warm since they are so far below sea level. The water in the Dead Sea was a little bit cold, but it was much warmer than I expected. For my friends, it was their first experience floating in the Dead Sea, and they really enjoyed ...

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This hotel, located on 180-Zahran Street, 5th Circle, Amman, is near The Citadel, Roman Amphitheater, Qasr al-Kharrana, and National Archaeological Museum.
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