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Petra: Manmade Wonder

What makes Petra a wonder for me is that these magnificent monuments were not built, like a normal structure would be built, from the ground up, but carved out of huge rocks. You’ve seen photos and you’ve seen films, but nothing would prepare you to face one of the world’s most outstanding wonder, really.   […]

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Bedouin Tent

Bedouins of Petra

Amazing experience to be immersed into the inner of Bedouin culture and life. Extremely lucky to meet the people I met in Petra who shared with me their home, meals, tea, cigarette, ride, time, and stories.

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Wadi Rum Desert

Wadi Rum

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 […]

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Red Sea

Diving the Red Sea

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 […]

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