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Discover the eighth wonder of the world in Jordan

13th September 2010 Print

It’s known by many as the eighth wonder of the world, but to many British travellers, Jordan remains a mystery destination just waiting to be discovered. So just what makes this country such a once in a life time experience? And why should you consider making it your next holiday choice?

As the jewel in the crown of the Middle East, the small but cultural hub of Jordan offers travellers incredible variety. And the Hashemite Kingdom, which once captivated ancient travellers, continues to enthrall a whole new generation.

From the haunting, primeval starkness of Wadi Rum and the teeming centre of urban Amman; to the majestic ruins of bygone civilizations and the timeless splendour of the Dead Sea, Jordan is a unique destination offering breathtaking and mysterious sights, high standard accommodation, exquisite cuisine and countless activities that can provide visitors with inspiration, motivation, and rejuvenation.

Marvelling at herds of gazelles and Oryx and migrating birds, camping amidst the grandeur of Wadi Rum or Dana Reserve, trekking the ancient caravan trails from the highlands of Moab and Edom, hiking the wooded hills of biblical Gilead, or experiencing the cleansing mud baths of the Dead Sea are just a few examples of the treasures awaiting visitors.

So if this has whetted your appetite, log onto our live webTV show, where travel journalist Matthew Teller and David Symes from the Jordan Tourist Board will share their fascinating insights into this incredible destination and offer tips on creating a once in a lifetime experience.

Matthew Teller and David Symes will be live online at on 13th September at 15:00 to discuss creating your dream holiday to Jordan.

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