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... and found out that the office was closed due to prayers. We had no choice but to wait. As the ferry to Jordan is notorious for leaving later than scheduled, this did not seem a problem. We took the time to chat and share travel experiences. A little later we were even joined by an Arabic speaking Chinese couple from Cairo, who turned out to be a real asset to our little group, as one of them had actually travelled the same route before. Score!
... camp for dinner. This was a hoot as we had to climb in the back of the truck which had bench seats. The tailgate did not come down so we had to hoof it over. After that comical event, we were on our way in the desert. There were quite a few of the trucks, maybe 20 or more, all zig zagging over the desert floor, raising dust. Off in the distance the clouds looked a bit threatening, but we said, we are in a desert, there will be no rain. Ha, ...
... complete with hummus, salad and flat bread. I also indulged in a glass of Jordanian white wine - not bad, reminded me of the Turkish wine we had. A few other people ended up joining us and it was so nice having dinner with and chatting to fellow travellers. There is so much to talk about!
Feeling high on life and full of good food and stories it was time for bed. Lets just hope this dust storm clears over ...
... is located. The Wadi is known to boast some of the most striking desert scenery in the world. Wadi Rum is where scenes from the movie Lawrence of Arabia were filmed. Along the way, we passed many different mountain formations. Most of the mountains were granite, with many having lots of dolomite veins. We also saw many of Jordan’s 17 million olive trees. Twenty-two tons of olives are harvested annually with about ...
... after seven. Which we got to watch from the shore since they refused to let us on the boat. There is still some question about who should have done what and what could have been done to help but there were several phone calls made from Eric's phone (at nearly $3 a minute) trying to get the border patrol and the ferry crew and our travel agent on the same page. We were on the list to board but we were not permitted to board since we did not have a tour guide ...
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