The Olive Branch Hotel
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Hello all... I'm writing to you from 400 meters below sea level (!), yet... I'm not diving, or in a submarine, guess where I am exactly?
Before I answer this riddle, read along: following three amazing weeks in France with our family, we are now in Jordan!
Arriving in Amman after a 5h ...
Going to Jerash has been on my to see list since we arrived in Jordan but I kept putting it of so today was the day. Mom, Dad and Dan Hofer were wanting to see it and we had a car rented so we headed north to explore. First of all the drive is beautiful, up and down through the mountains, across the Jabok river that we read about in the bible with Jacob. Then we arrive in Jerash. It was my first time there so we pull into the parking lot and a young guy tells ...
... hanging yet expansive night sky studded with lights from the sandy white buildings as the moon hangs overlooking it all. Sometimes it's accented with fireworks and gun shots marking the celebration of yet another wedding or other joyous occasion. There are less of those now as the weather gets cooler.
Our apartment has remained sparse though there are a few new frivolities including a green rug in front of the kitchen sink ...
About 45 mins from Amman is Jerash. First impression is ok great Hadrians arch and you think is that all but wait once you walk into the site some stunning buildings, the amphitheatre terrifying to climb up if you hate heights like me, G only made it half way he gave in to his vertigo but the view was worth it! Plus Zeus temple and the ...
... She loves it!!!! Today I watched 2 of the instructors do their prayers during class. (this was thursday and I'm just finishing this blog and it's Sunday)
I love our little area. Every day almost we walk for fruit and vegetables, or falafals or bread. We know some of their names (not that we can remember them) and they smile and wave. On the weekend we found the butcher shop with a cafe beside it. We have gone their twice already. He speaks great English ...