Our Day to Float in the Sea June 23rd 2010 Very excited this morning, today we are going to the Dead Sea! We check out and are picked up at 8:30am (or as our driver says ‘eight and the thirty’) for a 3 hour drive to get there.
It’s a great drive, through more windy mountains and with some of the biggest dust storms we’ve seen the whole trip, we can’t even see 30 centimetres in front of the car at times.
We see a sign saying ... read more
Middle East » Jordan » West » Dead Sea 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