Cinco de Mayo – InterContinental Amman

Recently I paid a visit to SOBA, a new Japanese restaurant in the InterContinental Hotel Amman. Since this was a very nice experience, I decided to pay Cinco de Mayo a visit, taking advantage of the fact that they are open during Ramadan from 12 to 12 every day. It has been a while since …

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Wadi Rum

If you have read Petra – with Grandma and Kids, then you might wanna know how we continued our trip to Wadi Rum. Coming from Petra Friday afternoon we took a nice scenic route through some small villages and the King's Highway until reaching Wadi Rum Visitor Center. Once there, you have to buy your …

Greening the Desert Project, Cafe & Lodge

Greening the desert project is an interesting demonstration site that you can visit near the Dead Sea, about 50 mins outside of Amman. It has been created in 2008 by the non-profit organization Jordanian Association For Environment Quality. It showcases permaculture, which is a self-sufficient and sustainable way of agriculture. The site is demonstration site, …

An Irish in Jordan

The timing couldn't be more perfect than having a contribution from Ireland for today's Saint Patrick's Day. Read about Michael from Ireland, a food loving humanitarian, blogger, photographer, and part time chicken farmer who manages and contributes to the blog thecuisinecollective.com with his Polish girlfriend. The two love healthy food, are excellent food photographers and …