From the moment you step over the threshold of this veritable palace of dining, you know you're in for something special. You're greeted in the lobby area by a host who shakes your hand and then takes you through into the main dining hall. Seating is at Arabic low tables in the main hall or,...more
In their haste to reach the main Petra historical site, many visitors overlook this important landmark in the nearby town of Wadi Musa. Legend has it that Moses struck this rock in order to get water for his followers.
Though this hotel is about 30 minutes away from Downtown, the combination of service, price and value makes it worth considering - as well as being a useful pitstop when arriving or leaving Amman as it's just a 35-minute drive from the international airport. Rooms are comfortably furnished...more
Any first time visitor to Amman may be forgiven for thinking that the place is just one huge, unplanned sprawl. While that may be true, the city is an interesting metaphor for the confidence sweeping Arab nations, though in this case the American influence is strong to see. Much like Beirut now and...more