Ajloun, Jordan

Travel Blogs from Ajloun

Ajloun Travel Blogs (7)
Ajloun, Ajloun, Jordan travel blog


A travel blog entry by tobyh


... a banana for me, even though I insisted that I was only looking and not buying. “OK” he said, ” Welcome to Jordan!” Another insisted on giving me an apple, with a similar greeting. Walking back up the steep hill in the dark, a ...

Aljoun castle, Ajloun, Jordan travel blog

Aljoun castle

A travel blog entry by desertfish


Aljoun castle was built around 1184 AD by Izz al-Din Usama, nephew to Salah ad-Din al-Ayyubi. It was built atop mt. 'Auf and from its hight vantage point sentries could see Palestine, Syria and Iraq. This making it a strategic link against the ...

Extreme heat of Jerash, Ajloun, Jordan travel blog

Extreme heat of Jerash

A travel blog entry by anita.russ

... their food and. How they worshipped. After roasting at Jerash we headed up the mountain to the impressively sited Crusader castle of Ajloun. This was never taken by the Crusaders and was built in opposition to Belvoir Fort in Israel. The castle is ruined ...

Roman ruins in the Middle East!, Jerash, Ajloun & Umm Qais, Jordan travel blog

Roman ruins in the Middle East!

A travel blog entry by sheema


... quite well-preserved. It took about half a day to explore all the sights, and it is definitely a must-see destination in Jordan! One tip though, visit before Petra, because once you visit Petra, all other historical gems dim in comparison! Sadly, the ...