Egypt, Israel, Jordan

Getting Between Jordan, Israel and Egypt

*This is purely a practical post for those looking for answers to how the border crossings are between these countries as of December 2015. Situations change fast and I was not able to find updated information online before I went, but if you’re not looking for these answers then don’t bother reading on* The information […]

Diving, Jordan

Diving the Red Sea in Aqaba, Jordan

When I got to Aqaba, a tax free town in the South of Jordan I met up with my couchsurfing host Omar, who was a dive master instructor and was on his way out to do some diving. Knowing that the red sea is famous for having some of the World’s clearest waters I was […]


Staying in a Beduin Camp in Wadi Rum

Wadi Rum is one of the two places in Jordan that every traveller must visit. It is also referred to as the valley of the moon and is a valley in the desert that is cut into sandstone. I had booked a tour with Rumshines after reading that they would provide the most genuine Beduin […]


The World Wonder of Petra

Getting from Amman to Wadi Musa was much easier than first expected. From the airport it was just a couple of dollars to the bus station, and then a few more dollars for a bus leaving ten minutes later and five hours after I had landed I was where I wanted to be for the […]