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Dec 07, 2017

Up-to-date Fuel Prices in Jordan | Gasoline Prices in Jordan | Gas Prices in Jordan | Prices of gasoline, diesel, kerosene and cooking gas in Jordan | TOTAL Fuel Stations in Jordan | Manaseer Petrol Stations in Jordan | Gas Stations in Jordan

Fuel prices in Jordan are updated regulary by the goverment. See the latest prices of 90-octane and 95-octane gasoline and of diesel and kerosene in Jordan. Cooking gas prices in Jordan.

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Dec 02, 2017

Bus station from Aqaba to Wadi Rum

Q: Hello, I plan on visiting Jordan in may and I am wondering how to get from Aqaba to Wadi Rum. Also what is the name of the bus station the takes teachers

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Nov 03, 2017

Ovda Airport Flight Info 5-16 November 2017

Are you visiting Jordan by flying with low-cost flights from Europe via Eilat?

This information is important, if your flight dates fall between 5th and 16th November 2017:

Due to the closure of certain time slots at Ovda Airport between Nov. 5th until Nov. 16th, all Ryanair flights will land and take off at Tel-Aviv Ben Gurion Airport.

Landing at Tel-Aviv Ben Gurion Airport:

Free shuttle service is available from Ben Gurion Airport Gate 24 (Group Arrival) in Terminal 3, to Eilat. The bus will drive directly to Eilat (5 Hours).

Departure from Eilat to Tel-Aviv Ben Gurion Airport:

Shuttle bus from Eilat to Tel-Aviv Ben Gurion Airport will depart 8 hours before flight departure time (approx. 5 hours traveling time + 3 hours arrival at airport prior to departure time for security and check in).

The bus will leave from Um Rashrash, located between Mall Hayam Shopping Center and U Suites Hotel.

Please present your boarding pass upon getting on the bus.

Source: Eilat Information Center Facebook Page

Make sure to allow yourself enough time for the border crossing (at least 1 hour) and transportation to/from the border.

The Wadi Araba / Arava border crossing is open from 6.30h till 20.00h on Sunday to Thursday and from 8.00h till 20.00h on Friday and Saturday.

Oct 16, 2017

1st jordanian international conference of nutrition 2017

Under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Health, the Jordan International Conference on Nutrition will be held in conjunction with the Sixth

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May 10, 2017

How to get to the public beaches in Aqaba?

Q: I have a question regarding the public beaches in South Aqaba. I will pass an afternoon in Aqaba and my son would like to do some snorkeling. I read

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May 06, 2017

Jordanian visa for cruise ship passengers

Q: Is the visa free or do we need to pay? Cruise ship offering a service to supply visa at 25 USD per person. How can I apply for free visa, we are UK

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May 01, 2017

Driving Time Wadi Rum to Petra

Q: I am wondering what the driving time is from Wadi Rum to Petra, in a rented car, and if it is safe to drive in the night? Also, do you have to have

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Apr 18, 2017

Holidays in Jordan 2017 | Jordan's Public-, National-, Religious-, Muslim-, Christian- and Bank Holidays in 2017

Holidays in Jordan: Dates of public holidays, religious holidays, official holidays, bank holidays in 2017.

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Apr 18, 2017

Travel During Ramadan - Is It A Good Idea?

Should I travel during Ramadan? What to expect when travelling during Ramadan to Jordan or other Middle Eastern countries in the islamic holy month. Ramadan Islamic Calendar.

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Apr 08, 2017

Top 3 Petra Tours From Aqaba Port - Click to Get a Quote for Shore Excursions to Petra and Wadi Rum

Affordable private Petra tours from Aqaba: get the best value for your 8-12 hours spent in Aqaba port.

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Mar 20, 2017

Darna Village Aqaba | Darna Divers Village - Daily Dives & Snorkeling Trips in Aqaba | Budget Hotel, Restaurant on Aqaba South Beach

Darna Village: Click to get the best price offer for a great beach accommodation in Aqaba!

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Mar 09, 2017

Amman Aqaba Carpooling

Question: I was wondering if there was an online carpooling community, in which people who drive between Aqaba and Amman can offer a ride to other passengers

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Feb 22, 2017

Aqaba Cruiseship Port

Question: We'll arrive by cruise ship to the port of Aqaba. Having visited Jordan previously, Petra etc, we would like to spend the day in Aqaba. The

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Dec 03, 2016

How To Learn Arabic Online - Rocket Arabic FREE Trial - Download Arabic Language Lessons

To learn Arabic online is easy and fun with Rocket Arabic. Click here for Lifetime FREE Trial! Downloadable Arabic language lessons with a range of handy motivational tools, tips and techniques designed to help you master your Arabic language course.

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Dec 03, 2016

Rented car waiting at the Eilat-Aqaba border?

Question: Is it possible to have a rented car waiting at the Isreali/Jordan border in Aqaba? If so I would consider changing my car rental schedule.

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Nov 12, 2016

Great tour with Aeith of Wadi Rum Desert Tours

I spent 2 days touring around Wadi Rum with Aeith after a friend recommended him to me. Aeith met me at the Wadi Rum Rest House when I arrived on the tourist

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Oct 15, 2016

How To Get To Petra, Jordan | From Amman To Petra | From Aqaba To Petra | From Wadi Rum To Petra | From Madaba to Petra |Buses To Petra | Taxi To Petra | Transportation To Petra, Jordan

to get to Petra from Amman, from Aqaba, from Wadi Rum, from Amman Airport, from Madaba. Buses to Petra. Taxi to Petra.

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Oct 15, 2016

How to Make the Most of Your Cruise to Aqaba, Jordan - Day Tours From Aqaba Port

Cruise to Aqaba: everything you need to know about this Port of Call. What to do in Aqaba? Aqaba Port Map & Best Shore Excursions

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Oct 04, 2016

Getting a Jordanian visa after the arrival to Jordan with a Jordanian husband?

Question: Can a Jordanian person get his wife out of security (prison) at airport before being deported back to her country? Answer: You need a visa

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Sep 19, 2016

Best Books About Jordan + Movies Made in Jordan (Hint: NOT only Lawrence of Arabia and Indiana Jones!)

These books about Jordan are all available on Amazon for your convenience.

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Sep 14, 2016

Wadi Rum Desert Tours with Aied

We had a wonderful time with Aied and his family in the Wadi Rum. We were late and they arranged everything and saw that they could accommodate us even

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Aug 31, 2016

Wadi Rum Nomads, for a billion star experience!

Wadi Rum Nomads is a tour company based in Rum village. It is their mission to give you a billion star experience by sleeping under the stars in caves

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Aug 05, 2016

Bait Al Aqaba Resort & Diving Center

Located a few miles away from the Wadi Rum Desert and Petra, Aqaba is a must see place for those who enjoy the diversity and beauty of the underwater life.

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Jul 07, 2016

Ferry to Aqaba from Nuweiba | Ferry to Nuweiba from Aqaba | Aqaba-Nuweiba Ferry Info | True Travelers' Stories About The Nuweiba-Aqaba Ferry

Do NOT take the ferry to Aqaba before reading this: Nuweiba-Aqaba ferry ticket & schedule info, contact numbers and true travalers' stories.

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May 27, 2016

Jordánia körutazás, jordániai nyaralás magyar idegenveztéssel - Go2Jordan.INFO

Jordánia Önre vár! Személyre szabott utak egyéni utazóknak, családoknak, kisebb-nagyobb csoportoknak, magyarul.

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May 19, 2016

Aqaba Visa for cruise ship passengers

Question: I want to make sure I understand your comment regarding the visa for entering Jordan through Aqaba. If one is arriving and departing on a cruise

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May 16, 2016

The Jordan Pass - Should You Buy or Should You Pass?

Find out if it's worth to get a Jordan Pass or not. Hint: it depends.

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May 13, 2016

Horse Riding in Jordan: Petra to Wadi Rum Tours

Horse riding in Jordan is the experience of a lifetime. Click here for info!

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Apr 19, 2016

How To Get Free Visa To Jordan - Visa Requirements For Groups And Individuals

Obtaining visa to Jordan has just got a bit more complicated for some people. Click to find out about Jordan visa requirements and how to save money.

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Apr 19, 2016

How to Speak Jordanian Arabic - The Most Important Jordanian Arabic Phrases

Learn how to speak Jordanian Arabic and get around in Jordan easily - without expensive language course and having to study Arabic script

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Mar 19, 2016

Reliable And Safe Aqaba Airport Transfer - How to Find and Book Online?

Aqaba Airport transfer to/from Aqaba Airport from/to Aqaba City, South Beach (Tala Bay), Petra, Wadi Rum, Dead Sea and more.

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Mar 10, 2016

Guided Private Tours In Jordan

Private tours in Jordan: Petra, Dead Sea, Wadi Rum, Jerash, Madaba, Canyoning etc. for individuals, families, small- or big groups,

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Dec 03, 2015

Are there any Zumba classes in Aqaba?

Question: I'm going to spend 6 months in Aqaba and I wonder if there are any Zumba classes I could join? Answer: Yes, check out Janna Ladies' Spa for

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Nov 24, 2015

Traveling Through Jordan With Pets

Question: Is it possible to take an adopted dog with us on the ferry to Aqaba and then on to the airport for a flight out back to Europe with all the paperwork

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Nov 19, 2015

Up to 30% OFF on Moevenpick Aqaba and Dead Sea Resorts

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts offering up to 30% off on selected hotels in Middle East, Asia and Africa. Click here for the details

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Oct 19, 2015

Reach travelers to Jordan easily, without spending a fortune.

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Oct 19, 2015

The 3 Most Important Questions To Ask When Choosing From Aqaba Hotels | Aqaba Jordan Hotels | Hotels in Aqaba | Hoteles en Aqaba | Hotel di Aqaba | Hotels in Aqaba Jordan | Aqaba-hotell | Hoteller i Aqaba

How to pick the best from Aqaba Hotels: The 3 Most Important Factors To Consider. A Little-Known Secret to Find the Best Rates Available.

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Sep 29, 2015

How can I rent my apartment while I am living in Aqaba

Question: I have been living in Aqaba for the last year. I have a very nice furnished apartment in Amman and I want to rent it for Expats. It has 3 bedrooms,

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Sep 14, 2015

When is Eid al Adha - Eid al Kabeer or The Feast of Sacrifice

How does Jordan celebrate Eid Al Adha? What can you expect if you visit during The Festival of Sacrifice?

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Sep 14, 2015

By car from Aqaba Jordan to Egypt

Question: I'm planning to travel by my Jordanian plate number car to Egypt using ferry. Can I travel from Aqaba to Safaga or Hurghada by ferry? If not,

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Sep 12, 2015

ASEZA Office Building, Aqaba - Location Map Included

Find out where ASEZA Office Building is located in Aqaba and how to get there.

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Sep 08, 2015

AirBnB Coupon Code - Click Here to Get $25 Off Your First Stay

This AirBnB coupon code also gives you a chance to earn an extra $50 when you host your first guest.

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Sep 05, 2015

Reliable And Safe Amman Airport Transfers - How to Find and Book Online?

Amman Airport transfers to/from Queen Alia Airport from/to Amman, Madaba, Dead Sea, Petra, Aqaba.

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Aug 26, 2015

Aqaba, Al-Aqabah, Aquaba or Akaba? | www.Go2Jordan.INFO | Your Ultimate Guide to Aqaba & Jordan

Visiting Aqaba and Jordan? Here you find all the practical information that are missing from the 'official' websites about Aqaba, Petra, Wadi Rum, Dead Sea and more!

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Jun 12, 2015

Petra Tickets: How Much Do They Cost? | Petra Jordan Ticket Prices | Petra Jordan Entrance Fee

Petra tickets prices are different for day-visitors and 'accommodated' visitors.

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May 25, 2015

Al Mohandes Restaurant

For anyone looking to save $ eating in Aqaba, do not miss this restaurant. A very nice elderly shopkeeper told us to stay away from Ali Baba's high prices

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May 12, 2015

Jordan Travel News Updates

Click here for up-to-date Jordan travel news feeds from official and independent sources, travel bloggers.

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Apr 20, 2015

How to get to Wadi Rum - Jordan | From Aqaba to Wadi Rum | From Petra to Wadi Rum | Tours to Wadi Rum from Amman |

How to get to Wadi Rum from Amman, Aqaba and Petra. Get to Wadi Rum by bus, taxi or private tour. Driving to Wadi Rum.

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Apr 20, 2015

Trust Bus Schedule? No More. This Is What's Instead

Looking for Trust Bus schedule between Aqaba, Zarqa, Irbid and Amman? Click here.

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Tailor-Made Private Tours In Jordan

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