This Arab City Just Made It on Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the World

This Arab City Just Made It on Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the World

This week, Euromonitor International’s highly anticipated “Top 100 City Destinations Ranking” was presented at the World Travel Market event in London. This year’s report incorporates WTM Global Travel Trends to give further insight on how city destinations are at the forefront of tourism growth and innovation, and how travel trends are born out of the opportunities and challenges […]

Drop Everything Because Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Cast Were Just Spotted in Jordan

Drop Everything Because Disney’s Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Cast Were Just Spotted in Jordan

The star-packed cast of Disney’s live-action Aladdin movie were just spotted taking a break from filming to enjoy one of Middle East’s most beautiful destinations! The stars of the remake are on location in Jordan, where they’ve been filming for the past two months. The country’s desert landscape and ancient ruins provide the perfect backdrop […]

The Middle East Will Literally Be Lit for World Autism Awareness Day and It’s Amazing

The Middle East Will Literally Be Lit for World Autism Awareness Day and It’s Amazing

by Rana Elhawary

The world’s biggest capitals are lighting up their monuments with the color blue as part of the “Light It Up Blue Campaign,” to commemorate World Autism Awareness Day. April has also been officially sanctioned by the United Nations as Autism Awareness Month.   Over, 13,000 buildings have joined this campaign and, of course, the Middle […]

People in the UAE Don’t Have to Go to Jordan Anymore to Experience Petra

People in the UAE Don’t Have to Go to Jordan Anymore to Experience Petra

by Ahmed ElShehy

  Petra, once known as the lost city, has many legends. There are tales of buried treasures; that it once hosted a strange cult of the dead; or that its mysterious whispers are owed to a mystical Jinn hiding out in its caves, and much more. Stepping into the ancient world of the Arab Nabataeans […]

13 Enchanting Places to Propose in Jordan

13 Enchanting Places to Propose in Jordan

Jordan is one of the most beautiful countries in the Middle East; with a diverse range of landscapes from desert to sea, forest to city. It’s photogenic scenery has become the stage for music videos, films, and even literature, and there’s one other platform Jordan is perfect for – proposals! Jordan has many breathtaking locations […]

16 Magical Photos That’ll Make You Quit Life and Escape to Petra

16 Magical Photos That’ll Make You Quit Life and Escape to Petra

Miles from Amman in Ma’an, tucked deep in the Jordanian desert hides the rose gold city of Petra. Formerly known as the Capital Raqmu to the Arab Nabataeans, Petra is the perfect place to get outdoors, discover ancient history, and see one of the 7th Wonders of the World.   Here are 16 pictures that’ll  convince you to put […]

Now You Can Visit Petra Through Google Street View

Now You Can Visit Petra Through Google Street View

  Who doesn’t have Petra on their bucket list? We’d love to pay Jordan a visit and enjoy the magical kingdom in the heart of the Middle East, but you know how we get stuck at work for months or how we all have that one friend who procrastinated and was too late to get the visa. Well, […]

The Road To Petra

The Road To Petra

  Petra is one of those world phenomena that is on everyone’s bucket list. But do people know much about it, or the country of Jordan that hosts the spectacular site, or even how to get there? Well, I didn’t either, but what I learned was mind blowing. I booked through Zuruna Travel, a private […]

44 Photos To Remind You How Beautiful Jordan Is

44 Photos To Remind You How Beautiful Jordan Is

This Kingdom at the north-eastern tip of the Red Sea is filled with world-renowned monuments and hidden gems. Take the time and effort, and you’ll (re-)discover why Jordan is truly an extraordinary land. Here’s a reminder:     The Dead Sea                   Olive Farmers, Ajlun     […]

Beyonce, Lil Wayne and Jay-Z To Hit The Middle East

Beyonce, Lil Wayne and Jay-Z To Hit The Middle East

Turns out that with the verwhelming success of Beyonce’s surprise album there is also rumor of a surprise tour in the works. Beyonce is set to hit the Middle East by storm as she will be filming a movie in Jordon’s Petra. As Queen Bey would, all the shows on her upcoming tour will include […]