What to Wear to Jordan as a Woman Traveler

I packed my bags carefully for the conservative Muslim country of Jordan, where masking your curves and covering your hair with a hijab is the norm. Even though the weather would be relatively warm, there were no short shorts or little skirts in my luggage; they were replaced with lightweight long sleeved cardigans, lengthy loose t-shirts and colorful scarves.

2018-12-22T18:26:57-07:00July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Asia, Jordan, TRAVEL|Tags: |

Float in the Dead Sea in Jordan

The Dead Sea is a salt lake over 1,300 feet below sea level, making it the lowest elevation on Earth. Nestled between Jordan to the east and Israel to the west, the unusually high salt concentration (8.6 times saltier than the ocean) causes a natural buoyancy that makes you float like a fishing bobber.

2018-12-22T18:35:18-07:00May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Asia, Jordan, TRAVEL|Tags: |