Aqaba and Wadi Rum December 11th 2009 Hi there,
So last night we drove to Aqaba. Like last time, we got some drinks from a local store and had a beer on the beach. After that we went to a hotel with a nice view on the Red Sea and so this morning I went for a swim in the Red Sea. Since there is a lot we have to do today, we woke up early, had a nice breakfast and took off.
Round 9am I found myself amongst the fish in the red sea. ... read more
Middle East » Jordan » South » Aqaba 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
Hi, I'm Ann, I live in Gent, Belgium, I work as a train conductor for the National Railway Company of Belgium (NMBS-SNSB) and in September 2008 (11 September - 7 October) I first started this travel blog when I visited Quebec. I mainly explored nature, spent hours in a car with people I didn't know at first but who became good friends :-). This blog helped me to remember all the good things I came across during that journey. In 2009 my friend Hanan invited me to visit her in Syria. I still had some days off left and so I booked my ticket for December (from 5 till 19 December 2009) I explored a... full info