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Our camp at sunset, Wadi Rum  

Our camp at sunset, Wadi Rum

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June 30th 2019
The guests in the next room decide that the best way of disciplining their noisy child is to lock him out in the hotel corridor. His response is to keep screaming while trying to bash the door down. Now the whole hotel is awake. Today we start our two day adventure to Wadi Rum, which is about four hours south of Amman, and then to Petra. Our driver and guide introduces himself as Fadi. He says ... read more
Middle East » Jordan » South » Wadi Rum

Jordanian Flag For most of its history since independence from British administration in 1946, Jordan was ruled by King HUSSEIN (1953-99). A pragmatic ruler, he successfully navigated competing pressures from the major powers (US, USSR, and UK), various Arab states... ... read more
2nd July 2019

Wadi Rum
We enjoyed the peace and quiet serenity of this location. Even though it is popular with the tourist now we didn't see much traffic.

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