Futuristic luxury pods provide the perfect view of the desert sky

Travel | Middle East

Middle East

March 28, 2018

Futuristic luxury pods provide the perfect view of the desert sky

Travel

March 28, 2018 | Middle East

In the heart of Jordan’s scenic Wadi Rum desert, known as the “Valley of the Moon”, there is an…

Rummana Camp at Dana Nature Reserve

Hotels | Middle East

Middle East

July 06, 2016

Rummana Camp at Dana Nature Reserve

Hotels

July 06, 2016 | Travel | Middle East

Probably one of the calmest and most serene places on earth is lost between the valleys of Dana. One of the Middle…

Thyme & More: Where Zaatar is Treated as Art

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

June 15, 2016

Thyme & More: Where Zaatar is Treated as Art

Restaurants

June 15, 2016 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jordan

During my stay in Jordan, I was craving for a good mankoushe, something similar to the ones I often enjoy in…

Q Restaurant: The Camel Burger and Kebab

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

June 15, 2016

Q Restaurant: The Camel Burger and Kebab

Restaurants

June 15, 2016 | Restaurants | Jordan

Down on Rainbow street, the nightlife sector of Amman, is a place called Q. The letter probably stands for the owner's…

Contact Info: Q Restaurant

Phone Number: +962 6 461 9080

Address: Rainbow Street, Amman 11118, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 6 461 9080

Address: Rainbow Street, Amman 11118, Jordan [ view ]

Ashur: Kempinski Ishtar Italian Restaurant

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

June 14, 2016

Ashur: Kempinski Ishtar Italian Restaurant

Restaurants

June 14, 2016 | Restaurants | Jordan

It was my third day in Jordan and I was promised it was going te be an amazing. The program was heading down to the…

Contact Info: Kempinski Dead Sea

Phone Number: +962 5 356 8888

Address: Swaimeh, Dead Sea Road, Dead Sea, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 5 356 8888

Address: Swaimeh, Dead Sea Road, Dead Sea, Jordan [ view ]

Burj al Hamam: A Lebanese Restaurant on the Dead Sea

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

June 14, 2016

Burj al Hamam: A Lebanese Restaurant on the Dead Sea

Restaurants

June 14, 2016 | Restaurants | Jordan

The first impression was great. Walk into Burj al Hamam and start experiencing the Lebanese touch with Fayrouz…

Contact Info: Burj el Hamam, Dead Sea

Phone Number: +1 962 5 3494000

Address: Swemieh, Dead Sea Road, 18186, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 962 5 3494000

Address: Swemieh, Dead Sea Road, 18186, Jordan [ view ]

The Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

June 14, 2016

The Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea

Hotels

June 14, 2016 | Recommended | Jordan

Fine living is what the Kempinski hotel down at the Dead Sea is all about. It's the place to relax. Come as a family or…

Contact Info: Kempinski Dead Sea

Phone Number: +962 5 356 8888

Address: Swaimeh, Dead Sea Road, Dead Sea, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 5 356 8888

Address: Swaimeh, Dead Sea Road, Dead Sea, Jordan [ view ]

La Locanda Boutique Hotel Amman

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

June 10, 2016

La Locanda Boutique Hotel Amman

Hotels

June 10, 2016 | Reviews | Jordan

La Locanda is where we'll be spending the a couple of night during our stay in Amman. There's a special touch to this…

Contact Info: Locanda Hotel

Phone Number: +962 6 460 2020

Address: Amman 11191, جبل الويبدة, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 6 460 2020

Address: Amman 11191, جبل الويبدة, Jordan [ view ]

Al Hachem: Amman's Iconic Authentic Restaurant

Street Food | Jordan

Jordan

May 31, 2016

Al Hachem: Amman's Iconic Authentic Restaurant

Street Food

May 31, 2016 | Jordan

Iconic as people call it around here, Al Hachem is a street food restaurant popular for the last 55 years. Nestled in…

Abou Zeid Bakery: Amman's Special Bread

Street Food | Jordan

Jordan

May 31, 2016

Abou Zeid Bakery: Amman's Special Bread

Street Food

May 31, 2016 | Street Food | Jordan

For us Tannour bread is about a big cylindrical oven with fire lid in its heart with bread or manakish sticked on its…

Abou Moussa: Fawaregh, Kroush, Nifa in Amman

Street Food | Jordan

Jordan

May 29, 2016

Abou Moussa: Fawaregh, Kroush, Nifa in Amman

Street Food

May 29, 2016 | Jordan

Traditional and typical, Abou Moussa sells everything related to internal organs. Large bowls filled with water to the…

Fatatri Amman: Literally The Best Giant Fatayer I've Ever Had

Street Food | Jordan

Jordan

May 29, 2016

Fatatri Amman: Literally The Best Giant Fatayer I've Ever Had

Street Food

May 29, 2016 | Tasty Discoveries | Jordan

It's more of a dream and surely not simple food. The fatayer are WAW on all fronts, the thin dough, the way he prepares…

Contact Info: Fatatri

Phone Number: +962 6 463 0009

Address: 21 Rainbow Street, Jabal Amman, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 6 463 0009

Address: 21 Rainbow Street, Jabal Amman, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Abou Hatem: Meat Since 1942

Street Food | Jordan

Jordan

May 29, 2016

Abou Hatem: Meat Since 1942

Street Food

May 29, 2016 | Jordan

It was our cherry on top, my favorite stop for the day, a place open from 1940 is now handled by the fourth generation…

Nafissa Sweets: It's The Knefe!

Recommended | Jordan

Jordan

May 22, 2016

Nafissa Sweets: It's The Knefe!

Recommended

May 22, 2016 | Recommended | Jordan

I was honestly amazed as I stepped into Nafissa Sweets. I stood there watching hundreds of customers walk in by the…

Petra's Movenpick Hotel: At Walking Distance from the Valley

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

May 14, 2016

Petra's Movenpick Hotel: At Walking Distance from the Valley

Hotels

May 14, 2016 | Travel | Jordan

I never expected the visit of Petra would take an entire day! Arrive early and make sure to spend the night at the…

Captain's Camp: An Exceptional Experience

Hotels | Middle East

Middle East

May 14, 2016

Captain's Camp: An Exceptional Experience

Hotels

May 14, 2016 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Middle East

As I lay back on the sofa, enjoying the breathe of fresh air, the utmost calmness that surrounds you allows you to even…

Contact Info: Captain's Desert Camp

Phone Number: +962 3 206 0710

Address: Ad-disi, Wadi Rum 00962, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 3 206 0710

Address: Ad-disi, Wadi Rum 00962, Jordan [ view ]

Basin: Petra's Restaurant by Crowne Plaza is a Disaster!

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

May 14, 2016

Basin: Petra's Restaurant by Crowne Plaza is a Disaster!

Restaurants

May 14, 2016 | Restaurants | Jordan

Dramatic! You walk for hours to reach the bottom expecting to eat good food, at least when it's managed by Crown Plaza!…

Shams el Balad: Fresh and Organic in Amman

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

May 14, 2016

Shams el Balad: Fresh and Organic in Amman

Restaurants

May 14, 2016 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jordan

It starts with an amazing first impression: Fresh positive vibes, a high facade, lots of lights, happy people, great…

Contact Info: Shams el Balad

Phone Number: +962 6 465 1150

Address: 69 MuAth Bin Jabal, Rainbow Street, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 6 465 1150

Address: 69 MuAth Bin Jabal, Rainbow Street, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Discovering The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Travel | Middle East

Middle East

June 16, 2014

Discovering The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Travel

June 16, 2014 | Middle East

This month, I was invited alongside a group of media to discover Jordan. The trip was scheduled to take place in mid…

Buffet Dinner at Radisson Blu, Tala Bay - Al Aqaba

Restaurants | Middle East

Middle East

June 03, 2014

Buffet Dinner at Radisson Blu, Tala Bay - Al Aqaba

Restaurants

June 03, 2014 | Restaurants | Middle East

I've always been a fan of buffets at hotels. It helps in rating the stay from its culinary side, which I think is the…

Radisson Blu, Tala Bay - Aqaba: A Hotel, I Recommend

Hotels | Middle East

Middle East

June 03, 2014

Radisson Blu, Tala Bay - Aqaba: A Hotel, I Recommend

Hotels

June 03, 2014 | Reviews | Middle East

From the minute we arrived to the minute we left, every detail at the Radisson Blu was mastered to perfection.…

Breakfast at The Radisson blu, Tala Bay - Al Aqaba

Restaurants | Middle East

Middle East

June 03, 2014

Breakfast at The Radisson blu, Tala Bay - Al Aqaba

Restaurants

June 03, 2014 | Restaurants | Middle East

The Radisson Blu Hotel is a place I recommend and I expected breakfast to be just as good, well it was on the first…

Floka Fish Restaurant: Al Aqaba, Jordan

Restaurants | Middle East

Middle East

June 01, 2014

Floka Fish Restaurant: Al Aqaba, Jordan

Restaurants

June 01, 2014 | Restaurants | Middle East

Known for its rich variety of seafood, Floka, situated in the heart of the Al Aqaba was our choice for to enjoy our…

Contact Info: Floka

Phone Number: +962 3 203 0860

Address: My Hotel, Aqaba 77110, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 3 203 0860

Address: My Hotel, Aqaba 77110, Jordan [ view ]

Captain's Desert Camp, Wadi Rum: Eat and Sleep Like a Bedouin

Restaurants | Middle East

Middle East

May 31, 2014

Captain's Desert Camp, Wadi Rum: Eat and Sleep Like a Bedouin

Restaurants

May 31, 2014 | Restaurants | Middle East

It was 6pm when we reached the Captain's Camp, a desert camp located in Wadi Rum, Jordan. "Yalla Antonn," the man…

Contact Info: Captain's Desert Camp

Phone Number: +962 3 206 0710

Address: Ad-disi, Wadi Rum 00962, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 3 206 0710

Address: Ad-disi, Wadi Rum 00962, Jordan [ view ]

Taybet Zaman: Stay in an Old Village Close to Petra

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

May 31, 2014

Taybet Zaman: Stay in an Old Village Close to Petra

Hotels

May 31, 2014 | Reviews | Jordan

I've been to Taybet Zamen before. We came in for some lunch back then... I still remember entering a place that looks…

Contact Info: Taybet Zamen

Phone Number: +962 3 215 0111

Address: Petra, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 3 215 0111

Address: Petra, Jordan [ view ]

Cook and Eat at the Al Qantarah Restaurant, Petra

Spotted Stories | Jordan

Jordan

May 30, 2014

Cook and Eat at the Al Qantarah Restaurant, Petra

Spotted Stories

May 30, 2014 | Jordan

Al Qantarah restaurant, located a few minutes away from the Petra site, offers open kitchen gatherings on its first…

Contact Info: Qantarah

Phone Number: +962 3 2155535

Address: Petra [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 3 2155535

Address: Petra [ view ]

Breakfast at Evason, Ma'in Hot Springs - Jordan

Restaurants | Middle East

Middle East

May 30, 2014

Breakfast at Evason, Ma'in Hot Springs - Jordan

Restaurants

May 30, 2014 | Restaurants | Middle East

I was honestly worried about having breakfast here, especially after enduring a "not so pleasant" experience the night…

Vis A Vis Cafe, Dead Sea - Jordan

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

May 28, 2014

Vis A Vis Cafe, Dead Sea - Jordan

Restaurants

May 28, 2014 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jordan

On the way to the hot springs of Maiin, we stopped by Vis a Vis, located on the first floor of a building. We entered…

Contact Info: Vis a Vis

Phone Number: +962 6 5926664

Address: Dead Sea Main Road, Chili Way Restaurant Building, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 6 5926664

Address: Dead Sea Main Road, Chili Way Restaurant Building, Jordan [ view ]

Haret Jdoudna: A Culinary Landmark in Madaba, Jordan

Restaurants | Middle East

Middle East

May 28, 2014

Haret Jdoudna: A Culinary Landmark in Madaba, Jordan

Restaurants

May 28, 2014 | Recommended | Middle East

I was so excited to taste some Lebanese/Middle Eastern food in Jordan... We entered an old house that was fully booked…

Contact Info: Haret Jdoudna

Phone Number: +962 5 324 86 50

Address: Madaba: Adel Jumean Street, Madaba, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 5 324 86 50

Address: Madaba: Adel Jumean Street, Madaba, Jordan [ view ]

Buffet Dining at Evason Hotel, Ma'in Hot Springs - Jordan

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

May 28, 2014

Buffet Dining at Evason Hotel, Ma'in Hot Springs - Jordan

Restaurants

May 28, 2014 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jordan

Evason Ma’In Hot Springs has the reputation for serving some of the best food in the region and I personally…

The Evason, Six Senses, Ma'in Hot Springs Hotel

Hotels | Middle East

Middle East

May 28, 2014

The Evason, Six Senses, Ma'in Hot Springs Hotel

Hotels

May 28, 2014 | Reviews | Middle East

It's 6am here in Ma'in, struggling to sleep after a long time fighting with my pillows and bed sheets, so why not grab…

Mövenpick Dead Sea: An Enjoyable Stay and Good Food

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

May 27, 2014

Mövenpick Dead Sea: An Enjoyable Stay and Good Food

Hotels

May 27, 2014 | Reviews | Jordan

This is my third time here, and the second time in less than two months. The last time I was at the Movenpick it was…

Sufra Restaurant: Tasty Food from the Jordanian Table

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

May 27, 2014

Sufra Restaurant: Tasty Food from the Jordanian Table

Restaurants

May 27, 2014 | Recommended | Jordan

As soon as I reached Sufra, my taste buds started tingling and my mouth started watering as I remembered the foukhara,…

Contact Info: Sufra, Amman

Phone Number: +972-6-4611468

Address: Jabal Amman - Rainbow St., Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +972-6-4611468

Address: Jabal Amman - Rainbow St., Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Breakfast at The Regency Palace Hotel, Amman

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

May 27, 2014

Breakfast at The Regency Palace Hotel, Amman

Restaurants

May 27, 2014 | Restaurants | Jordan

At first I was planning to write one review on the hotel, which will include everything, the rooms as well as the…

Spending a Night at The Regency Palace Hotel, Amman

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

May 27, 2014

Spending a Night at The Regency Palace Hotel, Amman

Hotels

May 27, 2014 | Reviews | Jordan

During a tour around Jordan this week, I spent my first night of the trip at The Regency Palace Hotel. As we…

The 5 Star Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

April 25, 2014

The 5 Star Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea

Hotels

April 25, 2014 | Reviews | Jordan

That was my second time at The Mövenpick dead sea with an improved experience on many levels. We reached the…

Buffet Lunch and Dinner at The Movenpick Dead Sea Resort

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

April 08, 2014

Buffet Lunch and Dinner at The Movenpick Dead Sea Resort

Restaurants

April 08, 2014 | Restaurants | Jordan

I had to eat here four consecutive times during my trip to latest Jordan: Two lunches and two dinners... and believe…

Luigi's Dear Sea: Not My First But Definitely My Last

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

March 27, 2014

Luigi's Dear Sea: Not My First But Definitely My Last

Restaurants

March 27, 2014 | Restaurants | Jordan

During a four-day conference in Jordan I stayed at the Movenpick Dead Sea. Four full days where you find yourself…

The New Royal Jordanian Business Lounge is Breathtaking

Travel | Jordan

Jordan

March 24, 2014

The New Royal Jordanian Business Lounge is Breathtaking

Travel

March 24, 2014 | Travel | Jordan

You won't understand why I am describing the new Royal Jordanian Business lounge, Crown Lounge, as 'breathtaking'…

Breakfast at The Mövenpick Hotel, Dead Sea

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

March 21, 2014

Breakfast at The Mövenpick Hotel, Dead Sea

Restaurants

March 21, 2014 | Restaurants | Jordan

This is the second time I visit the Dead Sea in Jordan, and every time I stay at the Movenpick. This hotel is well…

Lunch at Taybet Zaman Village: Petra, Jordan

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

March 18, 2014

Lunch at Taybet Zaman Village: Petra, Jordan

Restaurants

March 18, 2014 | Restaurants | Jordan

During our visit to Petra, we took a short bus ride to a Taybet Zaman Village just a few minutes away from the tourist…

Contact Info: Taybet Zaman

Phone Number: +962 3 215 0111

Address: [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 3 215 0111

Address: [ view ]

The Landmark Hotel, Amman

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

November 24, 2012

The Landmark Hotel, Amman

Hotels

November 24, 2012 | Reviews | Jordan

The Landmark Hotel is where I was invited to stay during my last visit to Amman. At first, and by checking the website,…

Contact Info: Landmark, Amman

Phone Number:

Address: Al-Hussein Bin Ali Street P.O. Box 6399 Amman 11118 Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number:

Address: Al-Hussein Bin Ali Street P.O. Box 6399 Amman 11118 Jordan [ view ]

Al Saraya Restaurant: Movenpick Hotel, Dead Sea

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

November 13, 2012

Al Saraya Restaurant: Movenpick Hotel, Dead Sea

Restaurants

November 13, 2012 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jordan

Al Saraya restaurant is the main dining area at the Movenpick resort, Dead Sea. Located in the main resort…

Rajeen Armenian Restaurant, Amman

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

November 13, 2012

Rajeen Armenian Restaurant, Amman

Restaurants

November 13, 2012 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jordan

Rajeen restaurant is located on Rainbow street, facing the huge Rotana Cafe. It's an Armenian restaurant serving a…

Contact Info: Rajeen

Phone Number: +962 7 96774400

Address: Rainbow St., building 56 - In front of Rainbow cinema, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 7 96774400

Address: Rainbow St., building 56 - In front of Rainbow cinema, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Tawaheen El Hawa Restaurant, Amman

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

November 12, 2012

Tawaheen El Hawa Restaurant, Amman

Restaurants

November 12, 2012 | Restaurants | Jordan

Tawaheen El Hawa is your typical Lebanese-Jordanian restaurant in Amman serving a large variety of mezze and…

Contact Info: Tawaheen el Hawa

Phone Number: +962 6 5349986

Address: Al Gardins St., Al Waha Roundabout, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 6 5349986

Address: Al Gardins St., Al Waha Roundabout, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Breakfast at Colours, Landmark Hotel, Amman

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

November 12, 2012

Breakfast at Colours, Landmark Hotel, Amman

Restaurants

November 12, 2012 | International Cuisine | Jordan

Colours restaurant is all white. Despite its name, the whole place is bright white with a general clean and clear feel.…

Kabab-ji : An Enjoyable Lebanese Diner in Amman

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

November 10, 2012

Kabab-ji : An Enjoyable Lebanese Diner in Amman

Restaurants

November 10, 2012 | Restaurants | Jordan

Located on Mecca street, Kabab-ji Grill features authentic, healthy, and flavorful Lebanese cuisine in a casual…

Contact Info: Kabab-Ji Amman

Phone Number: +962 6 551 9205

Address: Mecca Street, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number: +962 6 551 9205

Address: Mecca Street, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Royal Jordanian Business Lounge, Amman Airport ( Restaurant Closed)

Travel | Jordan

Jordan

October 22, 2012

Royal Jordanian Business Lounge, Amman Airport ( Restaurant Closed)

Travel

October 22, 2012 | Restaurant Closed | Jordan

Passing through such a dirty and old airport, I didn't expect to find a lounge with such impressive …

A Traditional Village on the Dead Sea Shores: The Movenpick Resort

Hotels | Jordan

Jordan

October 22, 2012

A Traditional Village on the Dead Sea Shores: The Movenpick Resort

Hotels

October 22, 2012 | Reviews | Jordan

The 5-star Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea is found in a traditional village nestled amongst lush gardens. The…

Contact Info: Movenpick Dead Sea

Phone Number:

Address: Dead Sea Road, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Phone Number:

Address: Dead Sea Road, Amman, Jordan [ view ]

Luigi's: The Movenpick Dead Sea Italian Corner

Restaurants | Jordan

Jordan

October 22, 2012

Luigi's: The Movenpick Dead Sea Italian Corner

Restaurants

October 22, 2012 | Restaurants | Jordan

Part of the Movenpick Dead Sea resort, Luigi's is the Italian eatery serving a wide variety of delicious Italian food.…

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