Sharah Mountains Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... below the basic standard acceptable to us.
We walked to Petra from the ‘hotel’, stopping for a kebab en route for an early brunch which was absolutely delicious and so cheap with the owner telling us he charges local not tourist prices. We did have to put up with the cafe's TV blaring out a rather dictatorial and frightening religious broadcast but bearable for the short while it took to scoff the kebab down. It was a perfect day ...
the camel rides were gorgeous... our driver stopped in the middle of nowhere and made a call, so we all joked he was calling to see where the camels were... fair enough, once he got off the phone and drove over the next sand dune, our camels were waiting! he must have got his sand dunes mixed up Petra town is a poopyhole, but the Petra site was amazing... we first walked into it on a night tour and though there were only maybe 200 ...
... standing near us when the male asked his corpulent female friend what she thought. Her reaction "I feel a little jipped, sure it is high but I have seen better".Really you have seen better?? you have stood looking over 2500 years of historic civilisation before, have you, you imbecile. Maybe if you actually achieved something by walking up rather than subjecting a poor mule to you girth you wouldn't feel so jipped! Rant over.
Picnic done we descended via ...
... doing tae kwon do each day and this keeps him from throwing himself out the window - the kids are off school for two and a half months and are driving him crazy. "How can you teach kids that age?" He asks us. "My kids are that age and after two hours I sometimes want to suicide myself." Tourism is dead in July in Jordan - not just because it is hot. Yesterday in Amman it was 42, but to be honest, it's not really all that different from a hot day in Toronto, except that ...
... in. There were several people offering "free horse rides to the entrance, ride is included in your ticket." What they didn't tell you was that they expected a hefty tip which was to be negotiated before heading to the enterance. We turned down the option since we wanted to walk anyway. It was quiet that morning so the walk was peaceful, except for the pesty flies that were EVERYWHERE! We honestly spent the rest of the day swatting away flies, a whole 6 ...