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Best Places to Visit in Jordan   by Donna B. Kelly

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Jordan is formally called the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. It is at the western component of Asia and is enclosed by Iraq, Syria, Israel, and Saudi Arabia. It can be comprised mainly of deserts and plateaus. The climate is dry for most with the year as most parts from the land are desert locations. 
Winter season starts in the month of November until March. Throughout this period, the western part of the country receives rainfall. Jordanians are warm and friendly men and women. They are also extremely traditional conventional, especially those families living in the rural areas. Their houses are divided among the male along with the female. In this country, ladies have the legal right to vote, to become educated, and to take part in politics.

The tourism industry of Jordan is accomplishing nicely as a consequence of the political stability with the state and its attractive destinations. Holidaymakers can delight in doing numerous activities during their stay in Jordan like sightseeing, purchasing, nights out, and engaging in adventurous sports.

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Their capital metropolis Amman is one of the most popular destinations in Jordan among its urban centers. The popular landmarks in Amman would be the Roman Theatre, the Ummayad Palace, the Citadel, the Temple of Herakles, as well as the Byzantine Church. One more interesting urban centre to visit is Irbid, which has the Museum of Jordanian Heritage. The museum attracts many tourists who have to get to know more about Jordanian heritage and culture.
Courtyard of the Mamluke Fort, Aqaba, Jordan, Middle East
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The metropolis likewise has various shopping spots with big collections of clothing, jewelry, and souvenirs. Other tourist spots in Jordan are the Jordan Aqaba Fort in Aqaba, the Citadel of Kerak as well as the Kerak Archaeological Museum both located in Kerak, the Madaba Museum and also the Madaba Archaeological Park, that are both, situated in Madaba.

Holidaymakers can also try horse-riding activities to explore Jordan's landscape and to go towards Wadi Rum wherever sand avenues are situated. There are also Horse Riding Holidays in Jordan wherein the vacationer gets a chance to see the "rose-red metropolis in the age-old world" known as the metropolis of Petra. It is recommended that vacationers put on proper attire during this activity. Scuba diving from the Red Sea in Aqaba is also fashionable among tourists.

The attractive spots and friendly folks make travelling to Jordan a remarkable destination.

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Golden Tulip Aqaba
Golden Tulip Red Sea Aqaba Hotel is located in the heart of Jordan Red Sea Resort (Aqaba), the ideal location for those who are fans of Sea life inspection, souvenir & handcraft shopping or mountain climbing. The hotel Golden Tulip is located in the heart of Aqaba, 5 minutes walking from the beach. Its central location makes it the ideal venue for both the leisure and business traveller. The Golden Tulip aims to provide the facilities you require, with little extras to give you that added touch of home, all combined within a welcoming and friendly environment.
Kempinski Hotel Aqaba Red Sea
A year-round resort blessed with the refreshingly inviting aquatic canvas of the Red Sea, we invite you to brace yourself for an utterly transcendent sensory experience. Extensive and rich buffets at the "AM/PM". Fresh seafood galore awaits at "Fish-in". Or try some tantalising treats at "The Walk". Check out the sunken pool bar at "Sea Breeze". While the "Aqua Lounge" remains a favorite for the passionate, relishing in the everlasting beauty of the Red Sea. Look no further than the "Black Pearl" after dark featuring cool grooves and mixes to set your mood right, with just a little space for an all-out beach party taking you through the night. 
Marina Plaza Hotel Aqaba
Marina Plaza is a unique 4-star hotel located along the shores of the Red Sea, 15 km south of the busy port of Aqaba, Jordan. Standing boldly at the entrance of Tala Bay, Jordanís premier luxury destination, the Marina Plaza Hotel boasts stunning views of the nearby marina and mountains of Egypt rising from across the Gulf of Aqaba. The hotel features charming architecture and offers 260 stylishly-designed rooms in three classifications including 8 suites. Amenities at Marina Plaza include a pool, spa, restaurant, oriental corner, and facilities for meetings and children. All hotel guests are granted access to the Tala Bay private beach club with a full service beach bar.
Moevenpick Resort & Residence, Aqaba
Located in the centre of Aqaba, overlooking the Red Sea, the Mövenpick Resort & Residence is a high-quality resort hotel. This architectural delight features a mix of European and Arabesque designs, with a feeling of grandeur and luxury. The many dining options include the Palm Court Restaurant & Terrace, the Red Sea Grill, the Al Shatt Restaurant & Terrace, the Bridge Café, the Al Sufra Mediterranean Restaurant & Terrace, the Al Nafoura Bar & Terrace in the lobby, and the Bakery Shop and Café. For families' enjoyment and relaxation, we offer you luxuriously appointed apartments at the Residence, located right next to the poolside.
Moevenpick Resort Tala Bay Aqaba
The Mövenpick Resort & Spa Tala Bay Aqaba is a striking new property on the idyllic southern shores of the Red Sea, an area blessed with year round sunshine.  Guests' culinary needs are taken care of with an all-day-dining restaurant, an Italian speciality restaurant, and a bayside al fresco restaurant as well as various bars. These include a Lobby Lounge, bar and terrace, Chill-Out Bar, an Arguileh Terrace, a Fun Pub and Terrace, and a Poolside Bar. 306 rooms, including 145 family rooms, various suites and two Grand Suites all share a generous and modern design and light-coloured furnishings.
Radisson Blu Tala Bay Resort Aqaba
The 5-star Radisson Blu Tala Bay Resort has a wonderful location right on the sea, on the southern beaches of Aqaba. Surrounded by mountains, the hotel offers modern and stylish rooms, excellent personal service, a private beach, and a long list of water activities. There are 5 beautiful pools (all heated in winter), each with a different function. At sunset, the pools become illuminated with a colourful light display. Situated on the banks of the Red Sea, the hotel offers one of the world's most fascinating diving sites, world-class coral reefs, and is just one hour from the UNESCO world heritage site, the ancient city of Petra. The resort has an excellent choice of dining and bar outlets, and free high-speed wireless internet is available throughout the hotel.
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