Jordan

The Wonders of Jordan, Part One: Tea and Trails

“Hello, where are you from?” “America.” “Oh, welcome, welcome to Jordan!” “Thank you.” “Would you like to have some tea?” I cannot pinpoint exactly the first time I dreamt...

Why We Travel: Lessons from the Islamic World

I’ve always felt comfortable in the Islamic world. My childhood years in the UAE gave me a familiarity and understanding of Islam, a religion...

Travel Video: Little Big World

Using tilt-shift photography combined with time-lapses, videographer Joerg Daiber is able to present the world in miniature. His video series, “Little Big World,” may...

The Wonders of Jordan

I didn't know a thing about Jordan when I stepped off the plane. My friend had organized our trip, and wanting to go into the...

Rebecca Holland: Scare Yourself

It’s 11pm on a Thursday when I step off the plane. The air is warm and filled with a scent I can’t immediately place,...