The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, which once captivated ancient travellers, continues to enthral whole new generations as a modern, vibrant country, with an excellent infrastructure for tourists. An extraordinary diversity of splendours abound, including the exquisite Rose Red City of Petra carved in the sheer rock face is a world treasure, a marriage of natural and man-made wonders on an awesome scale. With its moonscape of ancient valleys and towering sandstone mountains rising out of the sand, Wadi Rum is also home to several Bedouin tribes who live in scattered camps throughout the area. The uniqueness of the Dead Sea has been known for centuries where some of the natural minerals are found in no other sea or ocean.Where else can one float sitting up! Jordan also has several eco nature reserves with canyons, mountains and hot springs and is a haven for bird watchers.
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