31.08.18 - By Oliver

New direct London to Aqaba flight this winter…

A new direct flight from London to Aqaba in the south of Jordan is to commence this November making holidays to Jordan even more accesisble for luxury holidays with a flight time of only 5 hours!

Located on the Red Sea, Aqaba is a good option for a winter-sun holiday and also a good base ...

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02.02.18 - By Oliver

New Luxury Hotels for Jordan

To reinforce Jordan’s position as an up-and-coming tourist destination to UK travellers, major hotel groups Hyatt, Jumeirah, Starwood Hotels and Resorts and Ritz Carlton are opening nine five-star properties.

The hotels will open in the city of Aqaba – which is undergoing a billion-dollar expansion with the launch of two distinct resorts: Ayla Resort and ...

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01.07.17 - By Oliver

Jordan’s Shaumari Wildlife Reserve Has Re-opened

A leading Middle Eastern Breeding Centre and Nature Reserve

Shaumari Wildlife Reserve is once again welcoming the public in this summer following a five-year maintenance and refurbishment programme. The first wildlife protection reserve in Jordan, Shaumari Wildlife Reserve has since its launch in 1975 created a thriving 22km environment for some of rarest species in ...

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19.04.17 - By Oliver

Jordan launches first international golf course: Ayla Golf Club

Jordan’s Red Sea resort of Aqaba now has an emerald jewel in its crown with the opening of the Ayla Golf Club, the Hashemite Kingdom’s first signature 18-hole grass course.

Conceived with golf professionals and enthusiasts in mind, there are very few destinations in the Middle East that offer the prestigious facilities and serene ...

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Jordan Trail, Lost City of Petra

27.03.17 - By Oliver

Jordan Trail Launched…

Following extensive developments and expansions, the Jordan Trail is a new 402 mile (647km) stretch connecting Um Qais in the north of the country with Aqaba on the Red Sea in the south.

Offering 40 days of trekking across the country’s varied and diverse landscapes, the trail is the first of its kind to connect ...

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11.04.16 - By Oliver

Jordan: Exploring Wadi Rum and Roman ruins in the Middle East’s bastion of peace

As featured in TTG, written by Gary Noakes

Warring neighbours are doing Jordan no favours, but Gary Noakes discovers a tranquil destination firmly focused on the adventure and ecotourism markets.

The day Parliament votes to bomb Syria, I’m miles away from potential terrorist targets like London, with mostly just a vast sky full of stars ...

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