Posted in Jordan Syria Travelogue

Syria Day 1 – Trip to Damascus

The room was cold, drab and I was glad to be out of it and having a breakfast of bread,…

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Posted in Jordan Travelogue

Jordan Day 4 – King’s Highway to Amman

Woke early and headed down to the greatest breakfast feast of my entire trip. The Movenpick’s sumptuous buffet spread was…

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Posted in Jordan Travelogue

Jordan Day 3 – Petra

At 5:45 I woke up and crept out of my tent and walked out alone in the desert. There is…

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Posted in Jordan Travelogue

Jordan Day 2 – Wadi Rum

Was picked up at 11:30am in a van, which stopped at the Movenpick to pick up a friendly Canadian couple,…

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Posted in Jordan Travelogue

Jordan Day 1 – Aquaba

Woke to a lovely sunny day. The view of the sea from my hotel room, and Aquaba beyond it, was…

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Posted in Egypt Jordan Travelogue

Egypt 15 + 16 and Jordan Day 1 – Dahab – Mount Sinai – Aquaba

Decided today to go to Mt Sinai and St Katherines Monestary on the 11pm bus that night. I had a…

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