Tag: Jordan

Jordan gears up for Aqaba Airshow 2020

To take place on March 20-21, the Aqaba Air Show 2020 promises skilful displays from the best pilots in the world. Over the picturesque bay of Aqaba, Jordan, aerial evolutions will be performed by soloists and aerobatics teams from Italy, Poland, Great Britain and Sweden. Jordanian Air Force will present powerful and loud F-16s along […]

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Amman, Jordan to join Ethiopian’s fast-expanding network

Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce that it will commence services to Amman, Jordan as of July 16, 2019.  Located between the desert and the fertile Jordan Valley, Jordan’s capital Amman is a city of contrasts and a fascinating destination for holidaymakers. Commenting on the new services, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, Tewolde GebreMariam, remarked, […]

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Jordan promotes itself as an ultimate family destination

The beauty of Jordan lies in its mountains and beaches, castles and ancient churches, the urbanity of its people, and the richness of its culture which makes it the ideal place for a family vacation. Jordan is well- known for the warmth and friendliness of its people. Anywhere and everywhere you go, you will always […]

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Petra named one of the Top 100 Sustainable Destinations for 2019

The Petra Archaeological Park has been selected by the Green Destinations Foundation as one of the Top 100 Sustainable Destinations for 2019 at ITB Berlin 2019. The event, the 2019 Sustainable Top 100 Destination Awards, not only highlights but also recognises innovation and best practices in tourism management of destinations and tour operators whose hard […]

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Jordan promotes itself as all-women’s destination

The best country for a woman to visit has to be where someone like Queen Rania of Jordan is its Queen. In a recent interview with the Daily Mail Travel, Queen Rania commented, “Tourists prefer an unconventional experience and we have so much to offer.” The Queen has been working tirelessly to raise further awareness […]

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Jordan to position as an ideal destination for religious tourism

India ranked among top 10 source market to Jordan Shruti Dugar | Kolkata Jordan, a country famed for its ancient monuments, nature reserves and seaside resorts and also home to the famous archaeological site of Petra, has renewed their tourism strategies this year and are eying significantly on adventure tourism and religious tourism to boost […]

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Jordan promotes itself as a luxury honeymoon destination

Jordan is fast making a mark as one of the coveted wedding destination and a perfect spot for a luxury honeymoon. Jordan is full to the brim with cultural and historical landmarks for the newly married. The country’s well-deserved reputation as a stable and prospering Arab nation has proved to be an oasis in the […]

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Jordan to attract even more Indian visitors in 2017

Jordan has always considered India as one of the most important source market and is planning to attract even more Indians in 2017. As per Dr Abed Al Razzaq Arabiyat, Managing Director, Jordan Tourism Board, the country is working on utilising its existing assets, zoning in on its heritage, culture, gastronomy, adventure and infrastructure with […]

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Guide to the ancient Roman city of Jerash in Jordan

Jerash is a city in Jordan, north of the capital Amman. Inhabited since the Bronze Age, it’s known for the ruins of the walled Greco-Roman settlement of Gerasa just outside the modern city. Source: BBC

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Almost 50,000 Indians visited Jordan in 2016

Ashit Taneja, Country Head, Jordan Tourism Board, Representative Office of India, spoke about the current condition of tourism in Jordan and how he believes that the Indian market is a promising one for Jordan. Speaking on the safety of travellers in Jordan, he said that Jordan still is and will remain one of the safest […]

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