Sticks And Stones May Break My Bones November 19th 2012 The driver was sorry. We were sorry. Everybody was sorry.
Khalid was deeply apologetic because;
"You are guests. You shouldn't have to see these things. This is bad for our country".
We were apologetic because Khalid's new car was heavily pockmarked down one side.
The previous evening, Jordan's government had made the snap decision to bump prices for all forms of energy by a third. Gas, oil, t ... read more
Middle East » Jordan » South » Wadi Rum 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
Gary and Penny, from the beginning... Again. Round the world for a year in 07 and we've decided it's time once more. So packing up the house, the jobs, selling the cars and up up and away, this time with no return ticket and no fixed itinerary. A smidgin reckless, sure, but what the hell. May as well indulge in a few passions before the last great journey in who knows when.
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