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Amman to Jerusalem : Everything to Know About Crossing the Border from Jordan to Israel

By on Published: August 20, 2018 | Last Updated: February 6, 2020 in ISRAEL, JORDAN, Middle East with 66 Comments
Amman to Jerusalem : Everything to Know About Crossing the Border from Jordan to Israel

Did you know there’s a way you can cross from Jordan to Israel and back without getting your passport stamped by either country? Did you know there’s a way you can get from Amman to Jerusalem in just a few hours? Well if the answer to either of these questions is “no”, or “yes, but […]

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Your 1 Month Backpacking Middle East Itinerary

By on Published: July 16, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, Middle East with 4 Comments
Your 1 Month Backpacking Middle East Itinerary

There’s no doubt that backpacking in the Middle East is a very different experience to travelling on a budget in many other parts of the world. But there’s also no doubt that this very different experience is actually what can give you the most enjoyment from backpacking in the Middle East too. For starters, the […]

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10 Bucket List Things to Do in Jordan You Can’t Miss

By on Published: July 12, 2018 | Last Updated: February 5, 2020 in JORDAN, Middle East with 0 Comments
10 Bucket List Things to Do in Jordan You Can’t Miss

For a small country, it’s probably fair to say that Jordan has more bucket list beauties than you can shake a stick. Yup, slap bang in the centre of the Middle East, just about every great empire, ancient civilisation and his dog has wandered through this tiny nation at some point in history… and left […]

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21 Things to Know Before You Backpack Jordan

By on Published: July 2, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, JORDAN, Middle East with 6 Comments
21 Things to Know Before You Backpack Jordan

If you’ve never backpacked in the Middle East before, then let me tell you, Jordan is the perfect introduction. Small, safe, stable with amazing food, some incredible historical sites and very welcoming locals, Jordan is the perfect first foray for shoestring travel into this part of the world. I actually spent almost 3 weeks in […]

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The Best Jordan Itinerary for Budget Travellers

By on Published: June 25, 2018 | Last Updated: February 26, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, JORDAN, Middle East with 12 Comments
The Best Jordan Itinerary for Budget Travellers

Without question, Jordan is one of the safest, most stable and most delightful Middle Eastern countries to visit. And for this reason, it’s an absolutely ideal country for first time or solo travellers in the region. From sensational ruins to incredible desertscapes, the famous ancient city of Petra and some Red Sea coastline, along with […]

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Top Tips for Visiting Petra on the Cheap

By on Published: May 16, 2018 | Last Updated: February 20, 2020 in Budget Travel Ideas, JORDAN, Middle East with 2 Comments
Top Tips for Visiting Petra on the Cheap

One of the 7 new wonders of the world, Petra is, quite simply, an amazing, must-see travel spot. A veritable bucket list item in fact! If you weren’t already inspired, no doubt the rise of Instagram has had you marvelling at more than one picture of this sensational ancient city, buried deep in the desert […]

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