An American in Jordan

Thanks much to Chelsea, a pet-loving, environmental friendly vegan from California who lives in Amman, writes about various topics such as health, environment, activism and culture and of course food on her blog myammanlife.com/. See here her favorites in Amman, things she misses and what you definitively need to know about living in Jordan as …

Drinks

Tea - شاي Tea is a very common drink for all kind of occasions. It is either served in a cup or more often in a short, small glass without handle called "Istikan", probably derived from East-Tea-Can. Some Arabs drink tea extremely dark, here in Jordan they tend to add a lot of sugar. When …