Jordan has it all - the extraordinary carved city of Petra, Roman ruins, stark desert landscapes and a thriving capital. Delve into Jordan's rich culture with this comprehensive guide. This guide includes - Stay in Bedouin tents or splash out on a beach-front hotel - all the options you need; See the best of Jordan's ancient heritage - let our section on Biblical Jordan guide you; Dive a snorkel, take a hike, camel trek or float on the Dead Sea - we'll tell you how; Get talking - use our handy Arabic chapter to mix with the locals; Get around - 31 detailed maps and a full-colour country map will show you the way.... I made many new friends in Jordan and so many people gave their assistance without asking anything in return. Special thanks must go to Fayez al-Kayyali, Raa#39; ed Agrabawi and Dr Suheil Twal for their friendship and invaluable insight in Amman. ... sorry that illness prevented me making it back to say goodbye; Jihad al-Sawalqa for being such an inspirational host in ... and to the very special Marina Lopez Garcia for lighting up my world and for not laughing too often at my Spanish.
|Author||:||Anthony Ham, Paul Greenway|
|Publisher||:||Lonely Planet - 2003|