From Aqaba, Wadi Rum is a logical next stop because it’s only 60 km away and it being an outstanding desert landscape. Or in the case of my new friends Petra and Tommy, an overnight trip. I met them at the dive resort and have persuaded them to join me in this expedition. I’m really glad that they gave in because it would have been very expensive for me to do it alone, and it will not be as fun. I booked with the Bedouin Whispers as recommended by the Jordan Jubilee website, a one-stop Jordan travel resource. The...Read More
Month: August 2011
One thing I know I will miss when I began this trip is scuba diving. And so I actually did a lot of diving before I left–taking part in the Philippine Dive Seafari and even joining the SNUPS photo competition, which by the way, I won something, yay. And because it is possible to dive all year round the Philippines, naturally my friends continue to do so, despite my telling them to pause their lives while I’m away, they just wont listen. I then saw a mad rush of rhinopias photos from every diver I know who has a...Read More
Crossing to Jordan is painless. It was 15 minutes by taxi to the border from Eilat center, then about 10 minutes and paying border fee of 105 nis ($30), you walk over to Jordan and the immigration guys gives your stamp in your passport and then you’re done! Enter Jordan Visa Free.Read More
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