Ajloun, Jordan

Travel Blogs from Ajloun

Ajloun Travel Blogs (8)
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 ...

Hiking in Jordan exists!, Ajloun , Jordan travel blog

Hiking in Jordan exists!

A travel blog entry by wanderwomen


... and just wanted to welcome us.   Near the end of the hike, it was about 2pm in the afternoon and on a Friday in Jordan, after prayers, the Jordanians start their family picnics for lack of a better way to explain them.  As we started to near the ...

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 ...