Jordan Journey (Blog 3) October 25th 2006 Hey All / Any that log into this....
Just back from a really thrilling holiday in Jordan (Yes I know, most people think im on a holiday in kuwait, but i get more too)
Some of the highlights included:
- Going on a camel ride as the sunrose at 5.30AM. Absolutely stunning - we went into the desert and stayed at a Bedquin camp (Where the locals lives in tents in the desert) - Had a good camp ... read more
Middle East » Jordan » North » Amman 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
I'm Matt and this is obviously thus my travel blog!
I am about to leave the normality of the UK and head off to the Middle East to teach / explore. May even try and solve the israel / palestine problem too if I get a spare minute....
Read my first journal to read basic sum up of my life prior to Kuwait - tis almost amusing... )
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