Two Jordanian women prepare for world record highest-elevation football game
AMMAN — Two Jordanian female football enthusiasts will take their passion to a new level, moving from the football pitches of Jordan to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. Their passion for football will see Yasmeen Shabsough and Haneen Khateeb travel to ...
10 things you probably didn't know about Jordan
Admittedly, you cannot currently fly direct to the city from the UK – you need to hop to the capital Amman with Royal Jordanian, then change planes. But you can book fly-and-flop packages to Aqaba with the likes of Scott Dunn and Cox & Kings, so all is ...
Stunning History and Zero Crowds: Why Now Is the Time to Visit Jordan
Jordan had a once-thriving travel industry with visitors from around the world thronging to the small Middle Eastern country for a whistle-stop tour of the Dead Sea, the Red Sea, the eerie deserts of Wadi Rum, and, of course, Petra, that rose gold ...
On an aside, while discussing air travel in Amman, I must underline the latest witty one-line advertisements doing the rounds for the Hashemite Kingdom's national carrier ''Royal Jordanian''. A day before America went to the polls in 2016 to pick a new ...
Nikki Haley visits refugee camp, reaffirms Trump's message
Haley is traveling to Jordan and Turkey during her first trip overseas since becoming the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. "At Za'atari camp in Jordan, we enjoyed talking to Syrian refugee children about school, their favorite classes and their ...
Jordan has 'hit limit' hosting Syrian refugees
Nikki Haley wants UN to shift aid focus to nations hosting Syrians
At refugee camp, Trump envoy Haley vows more aid for Syrians
DHS chief hints laptop ban may not be extended right now
“The good news is, I think ... with a fair amount of confidence, that we can raise the level overall of aviation security and not inconvenience the traveling public very much, if at all in some cases and just really add to the security and get our arms ...
DHS chief hints laptop ban may not be extended right now - ABC ...
Air scare: Travelers facing computer ban fears
ExpertFlyer.com, an online airline information website, surveyed 1,566 subscribers to determine how severe the impact would be and what steps, if any, travelers might take to avoid these airports or how they would adjust their in-flight travel habits ...
The New Arab
Royal Jordanian diverts flight after suspicious object claim
The New Arab
Jordan's national carrier has diverted an Amman-bound flight and searched the plane during an unscheduled stop after a passenger told the cabin crew that a ...
The Denver Post
Travel Q&A: to check or not to check a bag, vegetarian in Los Angeles and more travel questions answered
The Denver Post
This Thursday, July 26, 2012 photo shows a waiter working at a cafe terrace in Paris. France, a country famed for its arrogant waiters and proud taxi drivers, is finally getting fed up with rudeness. Polling trends show that impoliteness is now topping ...
5 Arab Nations Move to Isolate Qatar, Putting the US in a Bind
New York Times
Those Arab nations not only abruptly suspended diplomatic relations, as they have in the past, but also surprised many by cutting off land, air and sea travel to and from Qatar. All but Egypt, which has 250,000 people working there, ordered their ...
Jordan reduces diplomatic representation with Qatar
Arab nations cut ties with Qatar in new Mideast crisis
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with Qatar
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